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Salaries of media workers: Government to introduce law for Pemra, says Marriyum

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ISLAMABAD: Federal Information and Broadcasting Minister Marriyum Aurangzeb on Wednesday said the government was introducing a law for the Pemra to bind TV channels regarding salaries of media workers and make the rating system of TV channels more transparent as per a Supreme Court of Pakistan verdict. She said the law would be amended, taking […]

Government intends to amend Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) rules: Information Minister

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Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb says the government intends to amend Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) rules. She was speaking in a meeting of Senate’s Standing Committee on Information and Broadcasting in Islamabad on Wednesday. Marriyum Aurangzeb said consultations are underway with the Joint Action Committee on the amendment regarding PEMRA rules. […]

Wana press club cabinet takes oath

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The elected cabinet of District Press Club Wana took oath from Commissioner DI Khan Division Amir Afaq. The oath ceremony was held at the AC Wana office. Deputy Commissioner South Waziristan Amjad Meraj, Assistant Commissioner Wana Basheer Khan and Additional Assistant Commissioner Wana Dr. Sadiq Ali were present during the oath ceremony. Among those who […]

Senate body seeks record of TV channels’ ratings, ads

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ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on Information and Broadcasting on Wednesday sought the record of channel ratings and advertisements issued to TV channels. The meeting was chaired by Senator Faisal Javed in which the committee observed that government advertisements had been used to influence the editorial policies of media houses. According to […]