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The committee directed the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) to assert its regulatory role in discouraging such irresponsible and baseless news reports which cause disrepute to the members of the NA. The committee stressed upon the media houses to check the veracity of the ...
He said such speeches could not be aired on television channels or published in print media under the law. The petitioner-lawyer asked the court to order the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) to ensure a complete blackout of the anti-judiciary speeches of the respondent politicians ...

Law officer Rana Waqar told the bench that there were two prosecution witnesses including a correspondent of an Urdu daily namely Sajid Hussain and DG Monitoring at the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) Haji Adam Khan. Justice Azmat reminded the law officer that he ...
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has approved a six-member screening committee to shortlist the candidates for the appointment of the chairman of the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA). According to a notification issued here on Tuesday by the Ministry ...
... of M/s Labaik against the cancellation of its TV licence by the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) due to lack of security clearance, ... He submitted that a security clearance was issued to the Axact's TV channel directors in 2013 and now Pemra raised objections that one ...
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 26th Mar, 2018 ):Ashfaq Jumani has been appointed as Executive Member Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) for the period of four years, says a notification issued by Establishment Division on Monday. Ashfaq Jumani is ...

In 2016, the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) banned his programme for three days for alleged lewd content over some of his hand gestures and double entendres. He was severely reprimanded by human rights groups when he declared Ahmadi Muslims as "non-Muslims and ... Pakistan Imran Khan
LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Thursday expressed displeasure over the non-submission of a report by the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) on airing alleged inflammatory speeches of 16 PML-N leaders, including former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter ... Pakistan Imran Khan
The Lahore High Court (LHC) Thursday summoned Secretary of Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) in person on a petition, seeking initiation of contempt proceedings against former prime minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and other Pakistan Muslim League-N senior leaders for ... Pakistan Imran Khan
He further contended that members of the Pakistan Broadcasters Association became rightly alarmed and they complained to PEMRA and other government functionaries to take not of this blatant flow of crime proceeds into media industry of Pakistan. Upon this, the counsel said that Axact used its channel ... Pakistan Imran Khan
After listening to the arguments of the petitioners, the LHC on Tuesday issued notices to Nawaz, Maryam and Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA), directing all three to submit a reply by March 15. The court also directed secretary of PEMRA to be included in the case as a party. Pakistan Imran Khan
... supreme leader Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) seeking replies on a petition seeking a ban on speeches by PML-N leaders. ... Justice Shahid Kareem of the LHC asked the Sharifs and Pemra to submit their replies by March 15. Pakistan Imran Khan
LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) has issued notices to the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) and others on a petition filed against deposed premier Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam and other ruling party leaders for allegedly targeting the judiciary. The LHC judge Shahid ... Pakistan Imran Khan
LHC issued notices to Nawaz Sharif-Maryam Nawaz-Pemra ... Court (LHC) on Tuesday issued notices to PML-N supreme leader Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) seeking replies ... Pemra has also failed to act against them, it adds. Pakistan Imran Khan
The chief justice then asked the additional attorney general for how long the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority can ban a channel for such a violation. Rejecting the 'unconditional apology' submitted by Masood's counsel, Justice Ijazul Ahsan observed that the anchor should have realised his ... Pakistan Imran Khan
The development has come days after some critics in Pakistan said that children dancing on songs leads to their sexual abuse. Last month, Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) had issued an advisory warning television and radio stations against any Valentine's Day celebrations. Pakistan Imran Khan
With new licenses issued by the local regulator, the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA), FM100 now broadcasts in nine cities, adding Hyderabad and Rahim Yar Khan in 2012, followed by Gujrat, Abbottabad, Multan, and Jhelum. Around 80 million people can now receive the station, ... Pakistan Imran Khan

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Thursday once again directed Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) to decide complaints questioning alleged contemptuous speeches by former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and other leaders of his party. Justice Shahid ... Pakistan Imran Khan
LAHORE: A petition was filed in the Lahore High Court (LHC) on Saturday against Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) Secretary Nasir Ayub and Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Secretary Sardar Ahmed Nawaz Sukhera over non-appointment of PEMRA chairman despite court ... Pakistan Imran Khan
LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday issued a notice to Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) and sought a reply on a contempt of court petition filed against former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz for continuing their anti-judiciary speeches. Pakistan Imran Khan
LAHORE - The Lahore High Court on Thursday expressed dismay over non-submission of report by Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority on alleged contemptuous speeches of former prime minister Nawaz, his daughter Maryam and other leaders of PML-N. Justice Shahid Karim was hearing ... job
LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Thursday showed displeasure at non-submission of a report by Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) pertaining to complaints against alleged contemptuous and anti-judiciary speeches of Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and other ... job
ISLAMABAD: The federal government has appointed DG Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) Ashfaq Jamani as Executive Member. Jamani took charge of the new post on Tuesday. No acting chairman was appointed in the Pemra after Absar Alam left the post. Important decisions ...
A Pakistani court has summoned several TV reporters from the country's largest private TV station over accusations of “ridiculing” last year's ruling that barred Valentine's Day ... This is a sick mindset, and the moral policing through PEMRA [Pakistan Electronic Media Authority] is shameless,” Alam said.
Pakistan has again banned Valentine's Day events and media coverage of them, after a court ruled the holiday un-Islamic for a second consecutive year. ... In order to comply with the court ruling, Pakistan's Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) last week sent out instructions to its TV and radio ...
The IHC issued notices to the information secretary, Press Council of Pakistan and Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority and directed them to submit their response on April 19. Petitioner Advocate Makhdoom Niaz Inqalabi has pleaded the court to ban transmission of Nawaz's public speeches ...
PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Wednesday asked the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) to frame rules barring TV channels from airing gruesome pictures and videos related to incidents of terrorism, reported a local English newspaper. A two-member bench ...
The meeting also approved appointment of executive member of Pemra. Pakistan Origin Card (POC) Rules were approved. Discussing the issue of land lease between Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM) and National Industrial Parks Development & Management Company (NIP), the Cabinet reiterated its resolve to ...
The chief justice said during the hearing that it seems the recommendations of the media commission report about making the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) independent and subsequent government promises have seen little progress. “The government should not command and ...
The petitioner's counsel, Azhar Siddique, argued before the court that Nawaz had launched a vilification campaign against the state institutions after his disqualification in Panama Papers case by the Supreme Court. He said Maryam had also joined the campaign and launched into a tirade of criticism ...
The bench also directed the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) to make arrangements for displaying the program in the court on Feb 27. The order said one part of the program relating to the order passed by the court against promotion of Valentine's Day was not only ridiculed and ...
The petitioner's counsel, Azhar Siddique, argued before the court that Nawaz had launched a vilification campaign against the state institutions after his disqualification in Panama Papers case by the Supreme Court. He said Maryam had also joined the campaign and launched into a tirade of criticism ...
LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday summoned an official of the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulation Authority (PEMRA) along with the record of anti-judiciary speeches on a petition filed against former premier Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz for contempt of court.
She faced criticism from her admirers and critics when she defended the founder of MQM Altaf Hussain in the Supreme Court of Pakistan after the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority had put a blackout of his speeches in August 2016. She courageously faced various allegations for her ...
7, the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority sent a notice reminding broadcasters not to "promote" Valentine's Day. It followed a ruling by the Islamabad High Court last year — on Feb. 13 — that banned Valentine's celebrations in public spaces and government offices. That was in response to a ...
ISLAMABAD, Feb 8 (Reuters) - Pakistan has banned events marking Valentine's Day, and media coverage of them, for the second year in a row after a court ruled the holiday un-Islamic. The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) issued an advisory on Wednesday warning television and ...
It further adds that such celebrations are against Pakistan's cultural and religious values, and that women across the country feel insecure to step out of homes on February 14 since they are afraid of being harassed and eve-teased. On Wednesday last week, Pakistan Electronic Media Authority (PEMRA) ...
Pakistan has again banned Valentine's Day events and media coverage of them, after a court ruled the holiday un-Islamic for a second consecutive year. ... In order to comply with the court ruling, Pakistan's Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) last week sent out instructions to its TV and radio ...
... Secretariat, Federal Tax Ombudsman (FTO), Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC), Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA), Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA), National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA), Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and others.
Pakistan has again banned Valentine's Day events and media coverage of them, after a court ruled the holiday un-Islamic for a second consecutive year. ... In order to comply with the court ruling, Pakistan's Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) last week sent out instructions to its TV and radio ...
... working according to unknown 'agendas', Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Saqib Nisar, who headed the three-judge bench, asked if the journalist should be banned. Senior journalist Matiullah Jan opposed Justice Nisar saying that only Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) and ...
The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) on Wednesday issued an advisory directing local media to "desist from promoting Valentine's Day". The authority directed all "broadcast media and distribution services licensees" to refrain from promoting Valentine's Day as per an order of the ...
In December 2017, the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) had recommended fine and other measures against Bol News for broadcasting objectionable content against Mir Shakilur Rahman and his son Mir Ibrahim Rahman. The council had received a total of 13 complaints made ...
He reminded that the commission had recommended that Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) should be free of government control and the government had agreed to make the authority independent through an amendment to the law. The additional attorney general told the court that a ...
The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) on Wednesday issued an advisory directing local media to "desist from promoting Valentine's Day". The authority directed all "broadcast media and distribution services licensees" to refrain from promoting Valentine's Day as per an order of the ...
Regulators in Pakistan have reminded the country's media outlets that they are banned from covering Valentine's Day. In a notification to publishers and broadcasters, the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) writes that “respondents are directed to ensure that nothing about the ...
The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday issued notices to the Ministry of Interior and Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) after a petition to protect the identities of rape and sexual abuse victims was filed in the court. Petitioners Sharafat Ali and Umar Sajid Chain, in their petition, told ...
Chaudhry said the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority, or PEMRA, should devise new rules to regulate social media and the internet. "With millions of users with internet access, who needs television anymore to connect to the people?" Chaudhry asked. Following the court decision, PEMRA ...
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) has issued a notice to all satellite TV channels regarding the content of morning shows' comprising of directives from the Islamabad High Court (IHC) here on Tuesday. The notice that was shared on PEMRA social media accounts ...
LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) while hearing a petition regarding anti-judiciary remarks made by former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, issued a notice to Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) on Thursday. The petition ...


 

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