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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 »

WMC condemns attack on media outlet in Karachi

WMC condemns attack on media outlet in Karachi

The Women Media Center, Pakistan condemned the reported attack by protesters against Geo and Jang group and views it as a direct threat to freedom of speech and reporting. “Targeted attacks on journalists, media crews, and news organizations covering the ... Read More »

Famed journalist Arshad Waheed passes away due to Corona virus

Famed journalist Arshad Waheed passes away due to Corona virus

Journalist Arshad Waheed Chaudhry passes away due to coronavirus on Satuday, in Islamabad. As being reported he contracted COVID-19 a few days ago and has been ill for serveral days. He was associated with Geo News as Special Correspondent and ... Read More »

Police launch man-hunt after killing of journalist Shaheena Shaheen

Police launch man-hunt after killing of journalist Shaheena Shaheen

Shaheena Shaheen, a talk show host at state-owned broadcaster Pakistan Television and editor of a local magazine, was shot dead at her home in Turbat on Saturday evening. Police in southwest Pakistan have launched a hunt for the killers, with her ... Read More »