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Bill approved for special persons’ media access

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ISLAMABAD: The Senate standing committee on information and broadcasting has unanimously approved a bill aimed at taking steps to ensure special persons’ access to the media. Senator Saleem Mandviwalla, who moved “The Access of Media (Deaf and Dumb) Persons Bill, 2022”, gave a detailed briefing to the committee chaired by Senator Faisal Javed on Wednesday. […]

Broadband subscribers reach 116 million

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The number of broadband subscribers has reached 116 million while the broadband penetration was recorded at 52.60 per cent by the end of April 2022. As per detail available on the official site of the PTA website, Pakistan has around 193 million mobile phone users. The number of 3G and 4G service users in Pakistan […]

Press club office-bearers’ action condemned

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Senior and working journalists of Abbottabad have condemned the illegal action of office bearers of Abbottabad Press Club, in which some senior journalists including Pakistan Television correspondent were forcibly stopped for entering in press club to cover the press conference of federal minister for parliamentary affairs Murtaza Javed Abbasi here on other day. They further […]

Technology Advancement A Must For Economic Growth, Says CM Murad

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KARACHI – Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that access to information and e-suite services, including healthcare, e-finance, e-agriculture, and e-education will enable the rural and remote communities of the country to compete better to support the economic development of the country. This he said on Thursday while speaking at a contract […]

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor CPEC: Media urged to tell true stories, spread positive energy

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ISLAMABAD: Chinese Charge d’Affaires Pang Chunxue said that there is a need to encourage the strengthening of narrative building and join hands in combating fake news, and media should bear the sacred mission of advocating order and justice. “Some Western countries continue to slander China on issues related to Xinjiang, Tibet, Hong Kong, and spread […]

Six more districts of Sindh to get high speed broadband service

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KARACHI: In line with its “Digital Pakistan” programmer, the federal government on Thursday launched three Rs5 billion projects in Sindh to lay over 2,000-kilometre-long optic fiber cable in six major districts of the province. The project would connect more than 200 towns and union councils (UCs) in the province with high-speed internet service that would […]