February 26, 2023 | Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)
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Daily Archives: February 26, 2023

A changing media

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In the past five years, since the launch of 3G internet in Pakistan, the media landscape has undergone a paradigm change. The media market both on the demand side (media consumers) as well as on the supply side (media producers/channels) has had a huge transformation. First, among the bouquet of media, internet and social media […]

‘Social media helps during censorship’

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LAHORE: Social media is one of the tools that helps writers to convey their message to the people at the time of censorship, says Uzbek writer Hamid Ismailov. Istanbul-based writer and poet Sureyya Evren, Uzbek writer Hamid Ismailov and painter artist Salima Hashmi discussed the topic — Circumnavigating censorship, can art outwit censorship — at […]

Narowal journalist falls prey to lady doctor’s negligence

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A senior journalist fell prey to the negligence and inexperience of a lady doctor at Narowal District Headquarters (DHQ) Hospital, reported 24NewsHD TV channel on Sunday. Muhammad Shahid was operated on for gallstones at the DHQ Hospital. During the operation, the doctor cut the intestine too along with the gallbladder. He was rushed to Mayo […]

FBR yet to implement key order of PIC

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A key order issued by the Pakistan Information Commission (PIC) remained unimplemented by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) despite the issuance of notice for imposing a penalty to the extent of 100 days’ salary to Member Operations Inland Revenue, FBR. Details of the issue revealed that the PIC had summoned the official in person […]