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showing irreverence and contempt for something sacred

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grossly irreverent toward what is held to be sacred

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characterized by profanity or cursing

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The PTA chief also suggested that the government should sign mutual legal assistance treaties with other countries so that access to blasphemous content on international social media platforms can be blocked in Pakistan.
He went on to say that the government should sign treaties with other countries so that access to blasphemous content found on social media could be blocked in Pakistan.
Bajwa also revealed that the telecom authority had received over 8,000 complaints regarding blasphemous content on the internet, and many as 40,000 websites in total have been blocked in Pakistan by the body.
Barrister Saif said that the rules should apply to content that is blasphemous for any religion.
'Blasphemous content on social networking websites is a major problem and fake accounts are used to spread such material as part of an agenda,' Maj Gen (retd) Amir Azeem Bajwa informed the participants of a meeting of the Senate Special Committee on National Cohesion presided over by Senator Barrister Muhammad Ali Khan Saif.
Barrister Saif Khan, who was chairing the meeting, asked if the body can "block the revenue" that social media websites - where blasphemous content is posted - earn from Pakistan.
While briefing a Senate committee, PTA Chairman Bajwa said,' blasphemous content on social media is a huge problem.
Regarding blocking of social media websites, it was only used as an example to refer to the blocking of YouTube in 2012 which was executed, in light of the honourable Supreme Court of Pakistan's directions, against blasphemous caricatures on the social media platform.
Barrister Saif Khan, who was chairing the meeting, asked if the body can 'block the revenue' that social media websites where blasphemous content is posted earn from Pakistan.
While briefing the Senate Special Committee to examine purported grievances, Bajwa said: '[Dealing with] blasphemous content on social media is a huge problem.
The committee strongly condemned the publications of blasphemous material on social media, adding that no religion or faith allow any such act which injured the sentiments of Muslim across the globe.
During a one-hour meeting with the envoy, the JI chief said that mere postponement of contest of blasphemous caricatures was not enough as the miscreants could attempt that any time.
ISLAMABAD:The Foreign Office on Thursday said no decision had been taken so far on expelling the Dutch ambassador over the issue of blasphemous sketches contest.
Egypt blocks YouTube over blasphemous video -- a screenshot from YouTube CAIRO -- 27 May 2018: Egypt's Supreme Administrative Court upheld on Saturday the a lower court's verdict to require the National Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (NTRA) to block Google's video file-sharing site YouTube for one month over a video that denigrates the Prophet Muhammad, and ban all links that show it.
ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) has warned that if court's orders are not complied with in removal of blasphemous content from the social media case then contempt of court proceedings will be initiated against Prime Minister (PM), federal ministers and bureaucrats.