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Positive effects of media on Pakistan’s society

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The media has played a significant role in the formation of a new attitude in Pakistan. The country has opened up and it has attained a progressive aura. The traditional gap between the rulers and the people has shrunk to such an extent that governments are forced to change their way of working to sustain […]

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Positive effects of media on Pakistan’s society

Pakistan Press Foundation

The media has played a significant role in the formation of a new attitude in Pakistan. The country has opened up and it has attained a progressive aura. The traditional gap between the rulers and the people has shrunk to such an extent that governments are forced to change their way of working to sustain […]

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Parliamentary body: media asked not to glorify terrorists, their sympathisers

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A special parliamentary committee formed after militant attack on a school in Peshawar on Friday decided to constitute a ‘joint experts’ group’ which would give its recommendations on the formulation of a ‘National Action Plan’. “The joint experts’ group will give its final recommendations about a National Action Plan to the special parliamentary committee and […]

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Of Media and Media Laws in Pakistan

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Yasmeen Aftab Ali is an acclaimed political writer contributing regularly to different local and foreign journals. She has distinguished herself in the fields of mass communications and law. She has been associated with The Beaconhouse National University, Lahore as an academic since 2004 besides teaching Advertising at Kinnaird College, Lahore for a couple of years […]

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Morning shows

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Sir: As far as I understand the purpose of morning shows has been to entertain and give a fresh start to viewers. Light-hearted, inspirational and soft news are to be shared with the audience. On the contrary, the morning shows in Pakistan have become marriage celebration slots. Interestingly, the same couple is shown tying the […]

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