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Abducted journalist Nafees Naeem returns home

Abducted journalist Nafees Naeem returns home

Aaj News senior staff member Nafees Naeem, who went missing on Monday after he was abducted by men in plainclothes, returned home safely after 24 hours. Naeem, who has spent over a decade at Aaj News and currently works as an assignment editor ... Read More »

Al-Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh shot dead by Israeli Army

Al-Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh shot dead by Israeli Army

An Al Jazeera journalist was shot and killed by the Israeli army while covering an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank town of Jenin early on Wednesday. Shireen Abu Akleh, a well-known Palestinian female reporter for Arabic language channel ... Read More »

Remembering Pakistan’s iconic human rights defender IA Rehman on his first death anniversary

Remembering Pakistan’s iconic human rights defender IA Rehman on his first death anniversary

Today marks the first death anniversary of IA Rehman, an iconic Pakistani human rights defender and journalist. He spent his life defending human rights, opposing military dictators, fighting for the rule of law and democracy. He was also a strong ... Read More »

PECA ordinance declared unconstitutional by IHC

PECA ordinance declared unconstitutional by IHC

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday struck down the controversial Prevention of Electronic Crimes (Amendment) Ordinance, 2022, terming it “unconstitutional”. The petition against the Peca ordinance was heard by IHC Chief Justice Athar Minallah. The petition was filed by ... Read More »

International Women’s Day Celebrated in Pakistan amidst rising fear

International Women’s Day Celebrated in Pakistan amidst rising fear

Adopted by the United Nations in the year 1977 and aided by the second and third waves of Feminism, this day is a reminder of the grit and determination of women all across the world. International Women’s Day (IWD), observed ... Read More »