August 5, 2022 | Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)
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PPF condemns actions of police in Rawalpindi that left photojournalist Faisal Khan injured

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) condemns the actions of police in Rawalpindi during a protest by teachers and clerks in which photojournalist Faisal Khan was injured. The decision of the police to baton-charge protesters resulted in the injury of the journalist, along with ten teachers and clerks. It is the job of a journalist to cover […]

PPF welcomes safe return of Pakistani journalist who went missing in Kabul; urge an investigation into incident

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) welcomes the safe return of Pakistani journalist Anas Mallick who had gone missing in Kabul, Afghanistan, a day earlier. World Is One News (WION) Bureau Chief for Pakistan Mallick, was said to have been missing for many hours before his safe return was confirmed. Mallick was in Afghanistan to cover the […]

Journalist Anas Mallick safe in Kabul: Pakistan envoy

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ISLAMABAD: Pakistani journalist Anas Mallick, who had gone missing in Kabul a day ago, is “safe”, Pakistani envoy Mansoor Ahmed Khan said on Friday after talking to him on the phone. “Regarding reports about Pakistani journalist Anas Mallick, I have just talked to him on phone briefly. He is in Kabul and safe. Embassy will […]

Pakistan Federal Union Of journalists (PFUJ) condemns police attack on journalist covering teacher’s protest

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Senior photojournalist Faisal Khan was covering the protest of the teachers when the Punjab police baton charged him. News Analysis, Top News, PFUJ condemns police attack on journalist covering teacher’s protest, photojournalist Faisal Khan, Rawalpindi police torture, Teachers protest in Rawalpindi Source: Asia Think Tank

Veteran journalist Khalid Butt passes away

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Veteran journalist and former advisor to Chief Minister Punjab on media Khalid Butt breathed his last on Thursday evening. He was not feeling well for the last many days. Mr. Khalid Butt was associated with daily Pakistan Observer as Resident Editor of Lahore. He started his journalistic carrier from daily Pakistan Times and then worked […]

Telecom Industry: A perfect storm

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The Telecom revolution in Pakistan took place in the early 2000s due to the deregulation of the industry. As a result, many private players ventured in, thousands of new jobs were created, and consumers benefited immensely in the form of low cost and better services. In addition, government revenues increased through taxes and spectrum auctions. […]

Information Technology (IT) sector concerns

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It’s very important to digest some IT (Information Technology) sector statistics before understanding the IT minister’s concerns about FBR (Federal Board of Revenue) and SBP (State Bank of Pakistan) policies, disrupting its trajectory right at the takeoff stage. IT export remittances, including telecommunications, computer and information services, rose to an all-time high of $2.616 billion […]