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Daily Archives: August 21, 2021

Promotion of impartial, responsible journalism our priority: Prime Minister

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ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan Friday said promotion of completely impartial, independent and responsible journalism in the country was the government’s top priority. He said this while presiding over a meeting on the steps to be taken for evacuation of foreign journalists in Afghanistan. Other issues related to media were also discussed. The meeting was […]

Supreme Court SC issues notices to FIA andPEMRA in journalist’s harassment case

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ISLAMABAD   – Taking suo moto notice of journalist’s harassment, the Supreme Court of Pakistan Friday issued notices to the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) and Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) and summoned the Agency DG in-person with the entire original record of the cases against journalists. A two-member bench of the apex court headed by […]

Pakistan People’s Party demands safe recovery of journalist Mudassar Naru

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Pakistan People’s Party Secretary General Farhatullah Babar on Friday expressed grave concern over the state’s apathy towards the disappearance of journalist, writer and active progressive voice on social media Mudasar Naru three years ago and called for his safe recovery urgently. Journalist Mudassar disappeared on this day three years ago. A few months ago his […]

Media organizations strongly oppose Pakistan Media Development Authority PMDA

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ISLAMABAD: Key stakeholders of the media and civil society have completely rejected as draconian and unacceptable both the government proposal to create a new authority to regulate the entire spectrum of the country’s media sector, including print, electronic, digital and film, as well as its attempt to wrongly claim support for it, a joint statement […]

پی پی ایف مقتول صحافی حاجی عبدالرزاق سربازی کی یاد منا رہا ہے

آٹھ سال قبل 21 اگست 2013 کے اس بدنصیب دن لاپتہ صحافی حاجی عبدالرزاق سربازی کی لاش کراچی میں پائی گئی تھی۔ بلوچی زبان کے اخبار ڈیلی توار کے کاپی ایڈیٹر عبدالرزاق 24 مارچ 2013 سے شہر سے لاپتہ تھے۔ پاکستان پریس فاؤنڈیشن (پی پی ایف) سے بات کرتے ہوئے سعیدہ سربازی نے کہا کہ […]

Pakistan Press Foundation remembers journalist Abdul Razzaq Sarbazi on his 8th death anniversary.

On this fateful day, eight years ago on August 21, 2013, the body of the missing journalist, Haji Abdul Razzak Sarbazi, was found in Karachi. A copy editor for the Balochi-language newspaper Daily Tawar, Abdul Razzak had been missing from the city since March 24, 2013. Speaking to Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF), Saeeda Sarbazi said […]