Waseem Abbasi | Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

Paksitan Press Foundtion

The News staffer wins RTI award

Pakistan Press Foundation

ISLAMABAD: Investigative journalist of The News, Waseem Abbasi has won the annual RTI (Right To Information) Champion Award for his work on health and education issues based on certified information obtained through right to information laws of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP). The award was presented by PPP Senator Farhatullah Babar at a ceremony organised […]

Access to Information , , ,


YouTube not to be opened any time soon

Pakistan Press Foundation

ISLAMABAD: The people of Pakistan will not be able to watch video-sharing website ‘YouTube’ any time soon as the government has failed to make any progress on the issue of preventing blasphemous and pornographic content on the website, The News has learnt. Sources said, contrary to tall claims made by some cabinet members, there is […]

Freedom of Expression , , , , , ,