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Islamabad High Court (IHC) summoned cases of harassment with journalists

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ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice Islamabad High Court (IHC) Athar Minallah on Friday summoned a case about the harassment faced by journalists, and remarked Pakistan Federation Union of Journalists (PFUJ) to create a mechanism for accountability of journalists. Senior Anchorperson Sami Ibrahim and Arshad Sharif were present in the court during the hearing. At the outset of […]

Sindh government sets up Information Commission

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KARACHI: Sindh government has constituted Sindh Information Commission under Sindh Transparency and Right to Information Act 2016 to address complaints of non-provision of information by various government agencies. According to a notification by Sindh Information Department, Nusrat Hussain is appointed as Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) while Saima Agha Advocate and Shahid Jatoi as information commissioners […]

PEMRA bans Sami Ibrahim talk show featuring Imran Khan

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ISLAMABAD—Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) Thursday imposed a ban on Tajzia, a Bol TV talk show hosted by Sami Ibrahim, for airing a statement of PTI chairman Imran Khan. In a notification to all TV channels, PEMRA said: “Reference is invited to a talk show aired on BOL News titled “Tajzia” hosted by Mr. […]

Senior Journalist Ahmed Hussain Halieo Passed away

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KARACHI: Senior journalist and senior reporter Ahmed Hussain Halieo passed away his body was buried in his hometown in Dadu. In his last rituals many journalists and political leaders were seen attending it. In malir press club journalist pays tribute and condolences with Ahmed Husain’s relatives and family members. Source: Daily Ausaf

Gradual decline of print media

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Digital media has played a significant role on how we get to know the daily news. Over a period of a decade, there can be seen a decline in the use of print media as many people decide to get the news from the apps they use in their mobile phones. Internet acts a powerful […]

Tribute paid to Palestinian journalist Shireen killed by Israel in the line of duty

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KARACHI: The Karachi Press Club (KPC) hosted an international webinar on Friday to pay tribute to slain Palestinian-American journalist and reporter Shireen Abu Akleh. Shireen, who was associated with Al Jazeera, was shot dead during an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank on May 11. “She sacrificed her life for the cause of freedom […]