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Nearly 1,700 journalists, including 93 from Pakistan, killed over last 20 years: RSF

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Nearly 1,700 journalists have been killed worldwide, including 93 from Pakistan, over the past 20 years, an average of more than 80 a year, according to an analysis published by Reporters Without Borders. The two decades between 2003 and 2022 were “especially deadly decades for those in the service of the right to inform”, said […]

Mardan Press Club elects office-bearers

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MARDAN: Bakht Mohammad Yousafzai and Shahab Akbar were elected president and general secretary respectively of the Mardan Press Club. According to the election results, Bakht Mohammad Yousafzai and Faqir Hussain Hoti were elected unopposed president and joint secretary, respectively. Hidayat-ur-Rahman Hoti, Shahab Akbar and Khurshid Wahab were chosen vice president, general secretary and finance secretary. […]

Jamrud, Bara press clubs elect office-bearers

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KHYBER: Sajid Ali Kukikhel has been elected unopposed as president of Jamrud Press Club (JPC), while electoral contest for the same position of Bara Press Club ended in a tie. The election committee of Bara Press Club (BPC), however, nominated Munir Khan as president for the first six months and Iqbal Afridi for the later […]

Journalists’ safety

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A year end report by Reporters without Borders sheds light on the dark reality of working as a journalist in countries where press freedom is constantly under threat. Spanning two decades, the report says 1,668 journalists have been killed across the world. Around 80pc of these deaths have taken place in 15 countries. Tragically, Pakistan […]

New cabinet of Karachi Press Club (KPC) takes charge

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The newly elected cabinet of Karachi Press Club (KPC) has taken charge. The General Council meeting was held yesterday under the chairmanship of President Fazil Jamili. In the meeting, Secretary Muhammad Rizwan Bhatti presented the performance report. A large number of club members participated in the meeting. They paid tribute to Karachi Press President Fazil […]

Saif greets Peshawar Press Club (PPC) newly elected office-bearers

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PESHAWAR – special assistant to Chief Minister Khyber pakhtunkhwa on Information and public relations Barrister Muhammad ali saif on sunday felicitated the newly elected office-bearers of Peshawar Press Club (PPC). In his message, Barrister saif congratulated the newly elected president of PPC Arshad Aziz Malik and cabinet members including General secretary Irfan Musazai, Vice president […]