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PTI govt to ensure independence of media: Fawad

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ISLAMABAD – Federal Information and Broadcasting Minister Fawad Chaudhry has said that the PTI government would ensure the independence of the media as there is no plan under consideration to impose any sanction on this sector. He said this while explaining the ruling government’s information policy during a panel interview to The Nation and Nawa-i-Waqt here Friday. […]

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Govt committed to freedom of expression: Pervaiz

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ISLAMABAD: The government is committed to freedom of expression, as it firmly believes that democracy and independence of media go hand in hand, Information Pervaiz Rashid said this Monday. Talking to ambassador of the European Union to Pakistan Jean Francois Cautain, he said Pakistan values its ties with the European Union and intends to enhance […]

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Dasti condemns propoganda against Jang Group

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ALIPUR: MNA Jamshed Dasti has said he respects the services rendered by Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman in the field of journalism.Talking to journalists at the daily Jang office here on Sunday, he condemned the propaganda launched against the Jang/Geo Group. He said he valued daily Jang Editor-in-Chief Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman’s services for the cause of journalism. He said […]

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Ruling against Geo, Jang Group slated internationally

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TOKYO: The efforts for independence of media in Pakistan will be impeded as a result of the verdict of a court in the country against editor-in-chief of the Jang Group and the most viewed, popular TV channel Geo News. The International Union of Journalists at Japan International Press Club stated this in its announcement here […]

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