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PPF concerned over harassment of Philippine news website Rappler

Pakistan Press Foundation

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF), in a letter to Rodrigo Duterte, President of Philippines has expressed concern over the charges of tax evasion against the news website Rappler, its founder and journalist Maria Ressa. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali has called on the authorities in Philippine to end its campaign of judicial harassment, targeting a […]

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Journalists show concern over cyber crime bill

Pakistan Press Foundation

PESHAWAR – Working journalists at a sensitization session have expressed grave concern on the current state of cybercrime bill, and termed it an attempt of PML-N government to take a legislative control of internet freedom in Pakistan. The sensitization session for journalists’ community on prevention of “Electronic Crime Bill” was jointly organized by a group […]

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EC directs media organizations to submit details of paid, unpaid political content on weekly basis

Pakistan Press Foundation

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission has directed all broadcasters and newspapers to submit their details of paid and unpaid political content containing names,symbols or photographs of candidates or leaders of political parties on weekly basis. The Commission has notified that these details must include duration,timing and frequency of such content along with tariffs charged by the […]

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Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists to stage sit-in on January 28 against government’s failure to arrest journalists’ killers

Pakistan Press Foundation

Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) has given a call of a sit-in outside the Parliament House in Islamabad on January 28, 2013 against the government’s failure to arrest the killers of journalists, delaying tactics to set up the 8th Wage Board and non-payment of salaries to media persons by various media organizations. This decision […]

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