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Pakistani tech vlogger gets YouTube’s coveted Silver Play Button

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Karachi-based Ameer Dagha, the founder of ReviewsPK has been awarded a Silver YouTube Play Button for having surpassed 100,000 subscribers. The Silver Play Button is the first on the ladder of the YouTube Creator Awards. At this level, the channel becomes eligible to apply for the verification badge which just adds more credibility to the […]

Effective use of media can create awareness about breast cancer

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Islamabad: The effective use of media alone can create awareness of breast cancer and remove the people’s apprehensions and misconceptions about it, said First Lady Begum Samina Alvi on Wednesday. “Television, radio and social media could play a vital role in creating awareness about the disease and its cure through dissemination of public-service messages,” she […]

Twitter to alert govt before suspending ‘official’ accounts

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KARACHI: Two months after Pakistan specified about 200 accounts that were suspended by Twitter for posting content about Kashmir, the government has made headway in its negotiations on the matter with the micro-blogging website. In August, several users complained that their accounts or tweets were suspended or withheld for posting about events in India-held Kashmir. […]