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Govt has approve laws to safeguard property rights of women

Govt has approve laws to safeguard property rights of women

Inheritance right is one of the most ignored gender issues owing to biased interpretations of religious directives and deep-rooted patriarchal customary practices denying women their due right Women’s ability to own and control land in Pakistan is determined by statutory, ... Read More »

Famed Journalist receiving death threats for investigative report

Famed Journalist receiving death threats for investigative report

The Pakistan Bar Council (PBC), the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) and the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) have strongly condemned the life threats against investigative journalist Ahmad Noorani “for writing an investigative piece about the business fortunes of close ... Read More »

Journalist attempts self-immolation

Journalist attempts self-immolation

Bureau Chief of 24News TV, Sagheer Chaudhry attempted self immolation in front of the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory (Pemra) Headquarters to stage protest against the banning of transmission. On Monday, the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) had called for a ... Read More »

LHC curbs Pemra decision to suspend 24NewsHD’s licence

LHC curbs Pemra decision to suspend 24NewsHD’s licence

The Lahore High Court on Tuesday shelves Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) decision to suspend the licence of television channel 24NewsHD over “noncompliance with its terms of licence”. The court issued notices to the regulatory body and the federal ... Read More »

CRS launches ‘Police Media Sath Sath’ Webinars to mature the bond between police and media

CRS launches ‘Police Media Sath Sath’ Webinars to mature the bond between police and media

Communication Research Strategies (CRS) has launched the Islamabad series of ‘Police Media Sath Sath’ Webinars focused on maturing the relationship between police and media and paving the way for police reform in Pakistan. Zafarullah Khan, a well known expert in ... Read More »