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PPF welcomes the courts verdict in favour of journalist in East Timor

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF), in a letter to Rui Maria De Araújo, Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste to welcomed the verdict in favour of Raimundos Oki, a senior reporter for the Timor Post and his former editor Lourenco Martins at the district court in Dili, East Timor. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter […]

Pemra okays fee for rural cable TV licence

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ISLAMABAD – Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) on Thursday approved new fee tariff for rural cable TV licences in its 132nd meeting. The authority meeting was held under the chair of Chairman PEMRA Absar Alam and it approved new tariff for Rural Cable TV licence and okayed revision of annual fee from Rs 5,000 […]

Govt targeting Pakistan’s oldest newspaper, says RSF

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WASHINGTON: An International media advocacy group, Reporters Without Borders, urged Pakistani authorities on Tuesday not to impose sanctions against Dawn and two of its journalists. The group, better known by its French acronym RSF, also opposed the government’s plan to impose a “code of conduct” on the entire print media. In a statement issued in […]

What if these films got a sequel?

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It’s the age of sequels and prequels. Production houses are squeezing the juice out of storylines and characters that everyone has already overdosed on and apparently still can’t get enough of. Michael Bay keeps making more Transformer movies. We’ve got a Spiderman reboot coming up.  Disney classics are being remade for the nth time, so […]

PPF concerned about the suspension of daily “Al-Wasat” in Bahrain

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to the Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain expressed concern over the suspension of “Al Wasat” in Bahrain on June 4 publish an article allegedly insulted “sisterly Arab state”. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali, in his letter, urged the government of […]