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Viewers jubilant at Geo News restoration

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AHAMADPUR SHARQIA/VEHARI/BAHAWALPUR/SIKANDARABAD: A wave of jubilation ran through viewers on the restoration of Geo News transmission. The viewers said Geo News was the best of the bunch while the channel’s transmissions were yet to be restored completely in some cities. The citizens threatened to hold protest if the channel’s transmissions were not restored countrywide. People […]

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Media Freedom under attack by Pakistan’s Government, the military and the judiciary

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Three television channels of Pakistan’s most watched and most influential media network Geo TV, was ordered to be taken off air and shut down for a period of 15 days on the instruction of the country’s intelligence agency the Inter-Services Intelligence Directorate (ISI). Continuing the attack Geo TV was also baselessly fined a sum of […]

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Taliban deny threatening cable operators to stop Geo

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PESHAWAR: Senior Pakistani Taliban commanders Monday denied to have opposed Geo Television or to have threatened cable operators to stop Geo TV Network channels in the country. Maulvi Omar Khalid Khurassani, leader of the banned Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in Mohmand Agency, and member of TTP’s political shura, Qari Shakil were referring to media reports that […]

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