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Deputy Commissioner assures to solve issues of journalists

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Deputy Commissioner Hafizabad Umer Farooq Wariach said that all possible measures are being taken for welfare and upgrading living standard of people whereas implementation on people friendly agenda of the Punjab government in the district. He expressed these views while talking to a delegation of Press Club Hafizabad led by Chairman Rai Ghazanfar Kharal. DC […]

Optimal Support Demanded For Commission To Counter Growing Violence Against Journalists In Sindh

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  KARACHI (8 May 2023) – Media and its stakeholders in Sindh have demanded a set of urgent initiatives to fast track the countering of impunity of crimes against journalists in the province to provide the journalists and media reprieve from an increasingly intimidating environment. This demand was outlined in a meeting jointly hosted by […]

Balochistan to Notify Information Commission in 15 Days

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Islamabad: The Balochistan Information Secretary, Mr. Hamza Shafqaat, announced during the meeting of the National Forum of Information Commissioners (NFIC) that the Balochistan government is committed to notifying the Balochistan Information Commission (BIC) and the rules of the Right to Information (RTI) Act in the next 15 days. The NFIC meeting was convened by the Centre for Peace and […]

Govt firmly believes in freedom of expression: Punjab Governor

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Punjab Governor Baligh-Ur-Rehman has said that government firmly believes in the freedom of speech and expression. He stated this while addressing the condolence reference held in the memory of senior journalist Islam Zamir in Islamia University Bahawalpur on Monday. While paying rich tribute to late Islam Zamir, the Punjab Governor said that he always promoted […]

Violent attacks increase as journalists abducted and tortured

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In a rising trend of violent attacks against Pakistani media workers, Bannu-based journalist Gohar Wazir was abducted and allegedly electrocuted, while two senior journalists, Irfan Kalhoro and Paryal Dayo, were kidnapped, tortured and sexually assaulted in the Sindh province. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its affiliate, the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ), […]

TikTok Security Flaw Allowed Hackers to Access All Your Information

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  Imperva cybersecurity researchers recently discovered a vulnerability in the widely used social media app TikTok. This flaw has the potential to allow attackers to extract sensitive data from targeted devices, exposing victims to identity theft, phishing, and blackmail. The vulnerability, now rectified, resided in the app’s handling of incoming messages. The researchers explained that […]