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Daily Archives: October 11, 2019

Cable operators, advertisers assure Pemra Indian content will not be aired

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KARACHI: The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) Chairman, Muhammad Saleem Baig, on Tuesday met delegations of the Pakistan Advertisers Society and the Cable Operators in Karachi, assuring them of full support to resolve the media industry’s issues. The participants lauded the measures taken by the Pemra for improvement of the media industry and assured […]

APNS condolence

Karachi-Hameed Haroon, President and Sarmad Ali, Secretary General of the All Pakistan Newspapers Society have expressed profound grief on behalf of APNS office bearers and members of the Executive Committee over the sad demise of Mrs Zareena Begum, mother-in-law of Faisal Zahid Malik, Editor-in-Chief, Daily Pakistan Observer. The APNS has offered condolence to the bereaved […]

Human rights museum opens in Seoul torture site

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Seoul-A museum dedicated to human rights has opened in a notorious building in Seoul where South Korean pro-democracy activists were once tortured. The Democracy and Human Rights Memorial Hall is located in a seven-story structure where many people, primarily students, were brought for police interrogations in the 1970s and 1980s, a period when Park Chung-hee and Chun Doo-hwan were […]

Brother of suspect in TV anchor’s murder case remanded to police custody

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KARACHI: A local court on Thursday remanded to police a brother of the prime suspect in a case pertaining to murder of TV anchor Mureed Abbas and another person allegedly over a financial dispute. Police had arrested Adil Zaman from a hotel on Monday over his alleged involvement in the murder of Mureed Abbas and […]

To, mother, with love

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KARACHI: How does it feel to be an artist of high merit and the son/daughter of a legendary artist? It’s a tricky subject to raise, because only that artist can give the answer to the question, and no creative person worth their salt can come up with a response that can make mortal souls empathise […]