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Journalists to stage hunger strike for acceptance of demands

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ISLAMABAD: Journalists from all over the country will stage a coffin wearing protest sit-in and hunger strike in front of the Parliament House after the month of Ramazan to raise their grievances and apathy of the government to resolve them. The representatives of the journalist community during a seminar here on Wednesday to commemorate senior […]

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Religious groups changing PR tactics to keep up with the times

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ISLAMABAD: “We were never very active with regards to the media and that has taken a toll on our perception,” says Asif Khursheed, a public relations man with a slightly more challenging job than most others in this profession. Mr Khursheed works for the Jamaatud Dawa (JuD), a charity organisation that earned notoriety when it […]

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Governor Ebad lauds efforts of journalists

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KARACHI: Governor Sindh Dr Ishratul Ebad Khan lauded efforts of journalists, photographers and cameramen and media workers on meeting with a delegation of Pakistan Federal Union of Journalist (PFUJ) and Karachi Union of Journalists (KUJ) on Saturday. Dr Ishrat said government was looking their work with respect and always tried to resolve their problems on […]

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Jio Hamid Mir

Pakistan Press Foundation

After the shameless attack on our senior colleague Hamid Mir last Sunday, the entire narrative on the media is now about Mir’s employer versus the ISI, the spy agency that Mir had suspected would attack him long before the attack happened. The usual suspects that are normally made to come forward whenever spy agencies or […]

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Media needs to train journalists on sensitive issues: moot told

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KARACHI: All media organizations should train both newsroom and field journalists for covering sensitive issues like minority and religious ones so as to avoid any harm. Media needs to give full training to reporters and cameramen on live courage of religious and other grave issues. It is must to be careful while using language in […]

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