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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 »

PFUJ condemns murder of journalist in Karachi

PFUJ condemns murder of journalist in Karachi

Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) has strongly condemned killing of senior journalist Athar Mateen in a daylight firing incident on a busy road of Karachi City. PFUJ President Shehzada Zulfiqar and Secretary General Nasir Zaidi while condemning cold blooded ... Read More »

Renowned journalist Rahimullah Yusufzai passes away

Renowned journalist Rahimullah Yusufzai passes away

Famed journalist, Rahimullah Yusufzai passed away on Thursday after battling with cancer for 15 long months. His funeral prayer would be offered in his village Inzargi, Katlang today (Friday) at 11 am. He was 67. Born on September 10, 1954 ... Read More »

Journalist’s from all over Pakistan seek clarification from PM over Gill’s statement

Journalist’s from all over Pakistan seek clarification from PM over Gill’s statement

Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) has demanded Prime Minister Imran to explain his position on freedom of speech in the wake of his Special Assistant on Information Shehbaz Gill’s statement over the issue. The journalists’ body expressed grave concerns ... Read More »