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Daily Archives: September 21, 2021

Journalists boycott National Assembly session over closure of Press Gallery

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ISLAMABAD: The Parliamentary Reporters Association (PRA) on Monday launched a strong protest during the National Assembly’s session against the closure of press gallery on eve of joint sitting of the Parliament on September 13. The parliamentary reporters lodged their protest by wearing black armbands and used face masks bearing cross mark. Soon after the national […]

Jang Group and Mir Khalil-ur-Rahman Foundation launch polio awareness campaign

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KARACHI: A nationwide campaign has been launched to eradicate polio across the country. Mir Khalil-ur-Rahman Foundation (MKR), Jang, The News and all channels and newspapers of Geo TV Network (Jang Group) have also launched a public awareness campaign. The campaign is aimed at informing the public that polio vaccines are essential for the health of […]

Bail plea rejected of journalist’s alleged murderer

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SUKKUR: The Sindh High Court, Sukkur Bench, on Monday rejected a bail application of an accused in a murder of a local journalist. Reports said the counsel of accused Farhan Ali Sahito, who was arrested in a murder case of a Naoushahro Feroze’s journalist Aziz Memon, had filed a bail application in the SHC Sukkur […]

Ex-Pemra chairman’s petition against Federal Investigation Agency disposed of

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ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday disposed of the petition filed by former chairman of Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) Absar Alam against a notice issued by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) after the agency withdrew inquiry against Alam. Earlier this year, FIA initiated an inquiry against Absar Alam over his tweets […]

Pakistan Press Foundation remembers “Muhammad Aamir Liaqat” who died nine years ago while covering protests in Peshawar.

On September 21, 2012, a driver for ARY News, Muhammad Aamir Liaquat, was killed in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa when police opened fire on demonstrators staging a violence protest outside a cinema against the ‘Innocence of Muslims’ video. Pakistan Press Foundation pays tribute to the work of Liaquat as a frontline media worker. Liaquat received a […]

پاکستان پریس فاؤنڈیشن “محمد عامر لیاقت” کو یاد کررہی ہے جو نو سال قبل پشاور میں احتجاجی مظاہروں کی کوریج کرتے ہوئے جاں بحق ہو گئے تھے

21 ستمبر 21، 2012 کو اے آر وائی نیوز کے ڈرائیور، محمد عامر لیاقت، خیبر پختونخوا کے شہر پشاور میں اس وقت جاں بحق ہوگئے تھے جب پولیس نے ‘Innocence of Muslims’ نامی ویڈیو کے خلاف ایک سینما کے باہر پر تشدّد احتجاج کرنے والے مظاہرین پر فائرنگ کی۔ پاکستان پریس فاؤنڈیشن ایک فرنٹ لائن […]