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Governor visits residence of senior journalist Ansar Naqvi

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KARACHI – Sindh Governor Imran Is­mail visited the residence of Ansar Naqvi, a senior journalist and Director News of a private TV chan­nel at Askari-IV, who was among the victims lost lives in PIA’s plane crash at Karachi on Friday. The Sindh Governor ex­pressed his condolences to Shehryar and Shazin, sons of the deceased journalist. […]

Journalists, Business Communities’ Leaders Express Grief Over Sad Demise Of Senior Journalist

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HYDERABAD: The journalists and business communities’ leaders Saturday expressed grief and sorrow over the sad demise of senior journalist and Hyderabad Press Club (HPC) member Sayed Ansar Naqvi who had lost his life in plane crash incident in Karachi the other day. Senior journalist Ali Hassan, HPC president Lala Rehman Samo, secretary general Mohammad Hussain […]

Pemra destroying radio broadcasting industry: PBA

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KARACHI: In a strong statement issued on Saturday, the Pakistan Broadcasters Association (PBA) has condemned the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) for what it called attempting to destroy the radio broadcasting industry in the country with its `highhanded tactics’. “Pemra in a move to fill its coffers with irrational levies has started collecting from […]

Absent media ethics

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IN July 2010, I was working for a private news channel in the country when Airblue flight 202 crashed in Margalla Hills in Islamabad, killing all 152 souls on board. In the opening hour of the coverage, I noticed a graphic that started running on the channel’s screen, of a plane taking off from the […]