Monthly Archives: May 2020

FM staffer wins sexual harassment case against colleagues after 2 years

FM staffer wins sexual harassment case against colleagues after 2 years

Tehreem Muneeba, a Radio broadcaster based in Islamabad was harassed while at work in a studio at Samaa FM in 2018. She had to quit her job after being subjected to harassment. Muneeba filed a case against the studio staffers ... Read More »

Coronavirus claims the lives of three journalists in Pakistan

Coronavirus claims the lives of three journalists in Pakistan

Coronavirus has claimed the lives of three media persons in Pakistan and infected 156 others, stated a report released by the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ). Zulfiqar Ali Mehto who heads the PFUJ’s Covid-19 rescue committee noted that out ... Read More »

Pakistan’s first female Sikh journalist from Peshawar nominated for UK award

Pakistan’s first female Sikh journalist from Peshawar nominated for UK award

Manmeet Kaur, the first female journalist from proud Sikh community of Pakistan, has been nominated for an award in United Kingdom. Kaur, who hails from Peshawar said while talking to Tribal News Network (TNN) that ‘The Sikh Group’ in UK ... Read More »

More than 2 dozen media workers tested positive for COVID-19 in Balochistan

More than 2 dozen media workers tested positive for COVID-19 in Balochistan

In Quetta, over than two dozen media workers were infected with coronavirus on Sunday. Those who contracted virus in media industry includes senior journalists, bureau chiefs, cameramen of private TV channels and workers performing work in different sections of media ... Read More »

Sudan moves to ban female genital mutilation

Sudan moves to ban female genital mutilation

Hakam Ibrahim was seven when, like most Sudanese girls, she became a victim of female genital mutilation — an age-old practice decried as horrific that the post-revolution government is now banning. A mother-of-four in her 40s, Ibrahim vividly recalls the ... Read More »