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Daily Archives: June 7, 2018

PFUJ concerned over dubbing newsmen ‘anti-state elements’

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) on Wednesday expressed strong reservations over the dubbing of some senior journalists ‘anti-state elements’ on charges of sharing some tweets on social media platform. In a joint statement issued here, PFUJ President Afzal Butt and Secretary General Ayub Jan Sarhandi have rejected the charges leveled against the […]

Failing state or not, India and Pakistan are very similar: Swara Bhaskar tells Indian journalist

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Swara Bhaskar’s controversial comments surely stirred up a storm in India and Pakistan. Although the actor has been defending herself ever since her ill-fated CNN interview, she seems to be changing her tune a bit now. Or at least, one can hope. After the interview went viral, an Indian journalist by the name of Jagrati […]

Two Pakistani young bloggers invited by Russia for FIFA World Cup Media Tour

Tahir Khattak and Namra Nasyr are representing Pakistan in International Media Trip invited by Russian Federal Agency for Youth. This trip has been designed to invite 50 young journalists and bloggers across the World who are visiting different regions of the Russia where the FIFA World Cup Matches will be played. The opening ceremony was […]

British High Commission expresses concern over Gul Bukhari’s abduction

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Lahore: The British High Commission in Pakistan on Wednesday expressed its concern over the abduction of journalist Gul Bukhari, who holds Pakistani as well as British nationality, saying it was reaching out to her for consular assistance. Bukhari, abducted by unknown persons in Lahore on Tuesday night, was reported to have returned home early on […]