Actor expected to appeal the ruling, as court hears from lawyers on his length of sentencing.
Muhammad Chishti has previously led prayers for the ‘Charlie Hebdo’ attackers.
Latest round of talks faces failure, as militants demand U.S. forces leave Afghanistan before any talks.
Rights group condemns U.S. and Saudi-led coalition for using ordinance that can pose long-term threat to civilians.
Subcontinent branch of militant group also claims murders of other ‘blasphemers.’
Russian envoy criticizes 15-member body for indecision in face of humanitarian crisis.
Gulf kingdom has executed 73 people thus far this year.