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Daily Archives: October 25, 2019

News consumers: speakers call for media literacy

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Keeping in view the spread of information from various sources including social and other media, the speakers at a training workshop stressed the need of media literacy for all news consumers in order to make them able to access and analyze information. The two-day workshop on Tools for Media Information Literacy (MIL) was organized by […]

Indian Occupied Kashmir: Pakistan hails US public hearing on human rights

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Pakistan Thursday welcomed the US House of Representatives Sub-Committee on Asia & the Pacific’s public hearing on human rights in South Asia with focus on the Indian-occupied Jammu and Kashmir. Welcoming the hearing, the Foreign Office said in a statement that the deliberations were mostly focused on the grave human rights and humanitarian situation in […]

Film-maker stirs #MeToo debate with rape allegation

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ISLAMABAD: Film­-maker Jamshed Mahmood Raza has added new momentum to the country’s fledgling #MeToo movement after airing the allegation that he was raped by an unnamed media tycoon. The director, who is popularly known as Jami, rocked Pakistan’s social media over the weekend after he published several tweets describing the alleged assault that happened 13 […]