Hesameddin Farzizadeh

January 27, 2016
Fatima Naoot    Image: Reuters/Al Youm Al Saabi Newspaper Egyptian writer and poet Fatima Naoot was sentenced to three years in prison and a fine of about Rs. 1.7 lakh on Tuesday (January 26) after being held guilty of ‘contempt of religion’.  The jail sentence is to be carried out with immediate effect, though she could appeal from behind bars. The court...