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Daily Archives: March 10, 2018

Sindh Assembly gets five-year details of ads given to newspapers, magazines

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KARACHI: The Sindh government gave advertisements worth hundreds of millions of rupees to 81 newspapers and magazines from April 2008 to November 2013, said Information Minister Nasir Shah. He was responding to legislators’ questions, at the Sindh Assembly’s Friday session, during the Question Hour that pertained to the information department. The details given in the […]

Ombudsperson accuses TV reporter of manhandling staff during interview

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The office of the Ombudsperson on Women Harassment has accused a Waqt News reporter of attempting to attack Kashmala Tariq and manhandling other staff following an interview relating to International Women’s Day. In a statement released on Friday, a copy of which is available with The Express Tribune, the ombudsperson’s office said that Kashmala Tariq […]

RSF calls for release of journalists

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KARACHI: International media advocacy group Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has called for the immediate release of two journalists held by the police in Sindh. According to the RSF, both journalists were victims of enforced disappearances before the police confirmed their arrests. Rafaqat Ali Jarwar, correspondent of Daily Koshish in Tanda Bago — a small town […]