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All you need to know about ‘World Press Freedom Day 2021’

All you need to know about ‘World Press Freedom Day 2021’

Every year the World celebrates Press Freedom Day on May 3 to commemorate journalists and highlight the difficulties they face while reporting truth. And since reporting the truth is no easy task, journalists require a degree of freedom, which is ... Read More »

Former chairman PEMRA Absar Alam survives gun attack in Islamabad

Former chairman PEMRA Absar Alam survives gun attack in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: Absar Alam, a senior journalist and former chairman of Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA), survived a gun attack on Tuesday by an unidentified armed man. According to initial reports, Alam was out walking near his home when the ... Read More »

Abusive media reflects the social reality

Abusive media reflects the social reality

—Lubna Jerar Naqvi Women have always been easy targets in any circumstances. Any event or organization linked to women or women’s rights has always been vulnerable to attacks.With social media, attacks have taken on a different momentum and become more ... Read More »

Gloomy ‘global gender gap report’

Gloomy ‘global gender gap report’

—By Lubna Jerar Naqvi Women face many obstacles in life before they can achieve anything. The situation is only magnified if they are working to pursue a career. From the get-go they have so many hurdles to cross and so ... Read More »

Global Gender Gap Index: Pakistan falls deep into abyss

Global Gender Gap Index: Pakistan falls deep into abyss

Pakistan continue to fall in disarray when it comes to gender equality, as per ‘Global Gender Gap Report 2021‘ published by the World Economic Forum on Wednesday. The report suggest that Pakistan has slipped two spots below since last year ... Read More »