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Rs1m Cheque Handed Over To Dadu Press Club

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KARACHI – Director Press Information Muhammad Saleem Khan on Sunday handed over a cheque of Rs1 million to President of Dadu Press Club Sabir Bhand.  Saleem Khan on the occasion said that the Sindh government accorded top priority towards welfare of journalists and allocation of grant-in-aid for press clubs and other journalist’s bodies was aimed […]

Pakistan commemorates International Day for Countering Hate Speech

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ISLAMABAD, Jun 19 (APP): Pakistan joined the international community in commemorating the International Day for Countering Hate Speech. In a statement the Foreign Office Spokesperson Sunday said, “This day is an important occasion to renew global solidarity for combating hate speech which is the prime catalyst for hatred, inter-religious discord, discrimination, incitement to violence, and […]

Young talent awarded in Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU)’s digital film festival

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RAWALPINDI: The award distribution ceremony of NAQSH Digital Film Festival, a nationwide event to showcase short films and documentaries created by students, amateurs and emerging professionals, was held at the new auditorium of Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU). Renowned actor Jamal Shah was the chief guest. Pakistani media industry from acting to film production and […]

Saving the internet in Pakistan

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IN an effort to censor “objectionable content”, the Pakistan Telecommu­ni­ca­­tion Authority (PTA) has initiated another onslaught on the fundamentals of the internet infrastructure in Pakistan by introducing a local centralized Domain Name System and attempting to block global DNS. If fully implemented, this will significantly slow down internet speed in Pakistan, increase the cost of […]