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The dispute between party members over nominations for the upcoming Senate elections had earlier resulted in the emergence of splinter groups - Dr Farooq Sattar led PIB Colony faction and the Bahadurabad group consisting of Amir Khan, Nasreen Jalil, Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui among others. Photo: file. Pakistan
As a Pakistani, it was important for me to show the Afghans what the real Pakistan is. That meant giving the opportunity to explore on their own and to see how hospitable and loving Pakistanis can be to their guests. We somehow assume that most Afghans have visited Pakistan, which is not the case. In ...

SRINAGAR: A Pakistani historian and poet has conclusively established that it was a Kashmiri journalist who gave Pakistan its name, as early as 1928, almost 19 years before it became a reality. The research has closed the academic manhunt for the person who used the word "Pakistan" for the first ...
Under the pretext of countering terrorism, highly restrictive legislation has been introduced: broadly defined offences in the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act and Pakistan Telecommunications Act are open to abuse, including against journalists, and must be repealed. We remain concerned ...
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has cleared fake bills worth millions of rupees on the pretext of arranging dinners for journalists and ... The carrier's chairman had the authority to approve cases that exceeded one million Pakistani rupees or US$30,000 in a single case, while the ... corruption
A local broadcaster has hired a transgender news caster for the first time in Pakistan's history, said a senior journalist on Twitter on Sunday. The journalist posted a picture of Maavia Malik and wrote "Pakistan's first news caster on screen now-Maavia Malik." Shiraz Hassan, who is associated with ...

Despite the fact that the majority of journalists and HRDs were aware of different forms of digital surveillance, only 33% had some knowledge about the legal frameworks governing surveillance in Pakistan. Around 87% respondents of the survey believed that it is the state institutions, which are ... activists
New York, March 12, 2018 --The Committee to Protect Journalists today welcomes the release on bail of Pakistani journalist Hafiz Husnain Raza and calls on Pakistani authorities to drop all remaining charges against him. Authorities released Raza from prison on March 10 after an Anti-Terrorism Court ... Journalist
Pakistani journalists hold oil lamps during a vigil to pay tribute to their colleagues and lawyers who were killed in a suicide bombing at the Civil Hospital in Islamabad, August 2016. (Photo: Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images). When freelance journalist Umer Ali traveled to the city of Pattoki in eastern ... Pakistan journalists
GENEVA: India on Thursday highlighted human rights violations by Pakistan at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC). India's response came ... India also highlighted enforced disappearances and unlawful killing of political dissidents by the Pakistani security forces. “We urge the Council to ... Pakistan journalists
Islamabad, Pakistan - At least 20 members of the Pakistani Taliban, including the son of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Mullah Fazlullah, have been ... The fighters, including Abdullah, were killed in a strike on a TTP camp, the group said in a statement texted to local journalists in Pakistan's Bajaur ... Pakistan journalists
Hamidullah was the first female to contribute English columns to Pakistani media outlets as well as the first Muslim female columnist to write in an Indian newspaper in English. Not only that but she was also the first woman journalist to be included in press delegations to visit foreign countries. Pakistan journalists
LAHORE: Ali Jahangir Siddiqui, honoured by the World Economic Forum as a Young Global Leader in 2014, will be the 25th Pakistani Ambassador to the ... Similarly, Pakistan's former Air Force Chief, Air Chief Marshal Zulfiqar Ali Khan and country's former Army Chief Jahengir Karamat were also entrusted ... Pakistan journalists
As for academics, journalists and voters, there's never been a more crucial time to report on the world in new and unique ways, weave out journalism centered ... In regards to comments on Pakistan's powerful military and intelligence agencies, such critical are his views that he was made victim of a brazen, ... Pakistan journalists
It is an obnoxious trend in Pakistan's social media what we are experiencing now. Unfortunately, two stories came out relating to the private lives of journalists within a few weeks. Some three weeks back, in relation to Imran Khan's third marriage, a senior journalist, political commentator and writer of '100 ... Pakistan journalists
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan married (Nikkah) Bushra Bibi on January 1, when she was observing Iddat (the time a woman goes into ... As per the senior journalist's report, Bushra's trusted aide Farah Jabeen praised Mufti Saeed in front of Imran, to which Imran proudly said that “Afterall ... Pakistan journalists
The Coalition For Women In Journalism (CFWIJ), the first global network of support for women journalists is launching its Pakistan chapter on ... Marvi Sirmed, renowned Pakistani journalist who looks over advocacy for the CFWIJ pointed out the need for specialised mentoring, saying that women journalists ... Pakistan journalists

For His Book 'Directorate S,' Journalist Steve Coll Dives Into Pakistan's Spy Agency ... There are other credible journalists who have quoted anonymous sources saying that they believe the Pakistanis did have a cell. I didn't ... And he was paranoid that they would run into Pakistani police and get arrested. Pakistan journalists
The journalist community condemned Raja's murder and demanded immediate arrest of the attackers. They also demanded protection for all journalists and threatened protests if Raja's killers were not arrested soon. Last year, prominent reporter Ahmed Noorani was also savagely beaten and stabbed in ... Pakistan journalists
Islamabad, Pakistan (CNN) Pakistani officials on Saturday ... broke out in Rawalpindi on roads leading to the capital, a journalist there said. Pakistan journalists
LAHORE: Journalist bodies on Saturday demanded the immediate ... Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ), the Punjab Union of ... Pakistan journalists
Balochistan, in the west of Pakistan, has been the scene of a ... to visit the majority of the province, while the Pakistani media is often wary of reporting ... One senior journalist told the BBC that circulation of his newspaper was ... Pakistan journalists
PESHAWAR, Pakistan -- Pakistani security forces are holding a journalist in ... beneath a car used by four journalists in northwestern Pakistan. Pakistan journalists
The journalist at whom the message was directed was right to worry. ... The dire situation of Pakistani journalists is the canary in the mine for the ... Pakistan journalists
Pakistan is the most dangerous country for journalists in South Asia. ... the Baloch insurgents issued a deadline of October 24 to the journalist, ... Pakistan journalists
Pakistani authorities jail journalist following reports on land disputes ... which is located in the city of Sahiwal in Pakistan's Punjab province, Bajwa said. ... "Local authorities should not be able to imprison journalists just ... Pakistan journalists
GENEVA: Two journalists covering the opening of the Abu Dhabi Louvre ... Journalist Serge Enderlin and cameraman Jon Bjorgvinsson were ... Pakistan journalists
ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN - APRIL 23: Pakistani journalists hold placards and photographs bearing the image of Geo television journalist Hamid ... Pakistan journalists
In Pakistan, journalists and media workers face threats from criminal ... On October 20, the Pakistani freelance journalist Zeenat Shahzadi who ... Pakistan journalists
Also, journalists, media workers and newspaper vendors have found ... by the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) at its Karachi office on ... Dr Tausif Ahmed Khan, a senior academic and journalist, said the state ... Pakistan journalists
Concern Grows as Pakistani Journalist Who Interviewed Bin Laden ... secretary general of the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists told VOA. Pakistan journalists
ISLAMABAD: Police on Saturday registered a case against senior journalist and TV anchor Hamid Mir on kidnapping charges, Dawn has learnt ... Pakistan journalists
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — A prominent journalist and critic of ... “I feel Pakistani journalists have been under increasing threat going all the way ... Pakistan journalists
A Pakistani woman journalist who was allegedly kidnapped while ... Hamid Ansari, who had gone missing in Pakistan since November, 2012. Pakistan journalists
Pakistan journalist Zeenat Shahzadi went missing after filing an application with Pakistan's Supreme Court on behalf of missing Indian citizen ... Pakistan journalists
Some See Trump Pressure Tilting Pakistan's Afghan Policy ... "Trump's statement triggered severe resistance from the Pakistani side and complaints ... "They have, nonetheless, alarmed the Pakistanis and cautioned them of the ... Rahimullah Yousufzai, a senior journalist based in Peshawar, agreed, telling ... Pakistan journalists
Marriyum condemns murder of journalist in Swabi ... security of the journalists with a view to create a congenial working environment for them. Pakistan journalists
Author reporting from the Pakistan Embassy in Myanmar prior to leaving the ... Two Pakistani journalists handpicked to travel to Myanmar, ... Pakistan journalists
PESHAWAR: A journalist named Haroon Khan from Swabi district of Khyber ... Khyber Union of Journalists President Saiful Islam Saifi has ... Pakistan journalists
TTP claims responsibility for killing of journalist in Swabi ... banned Tehreek-e- Taliban Pakistan (TTP) confirmed responsibility for the killing ... Khyber Union of Journalists President Saif Ul Islam Saifi denounced the killing of ... Pakistan journalists
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AFP) - Gunmen on Thursday (Oct 12) shot dead a Pakistani TV journalist in the northwestern Swat valley, police said. ... Pakistan is among the world's most dangerous countries for journalists. Swat has ... Pakistan journalists
The Pakistani Taliban says it has killed a local journalist in the country's volatile northwest. The extremist group said in a statement that its ... Pakistan journalists
PESHAWAR: A five-member delegation of foreign journalists on Monday ... The IGP invited the foreigners, particularly the journalist community, to visit ... the members of the delegation said that it was their first visit to Pakistan ... Pakistan journalists
CARACAS: An Italian, a Swiss and a Venezuelan journalist have been arrested as they prepared a report on a prison in northern Venezuela, ... Pakistan journalists
Young talent in Pakistani has always backed the country up by their contribution. ... Robot journalists are advantageous for the media and publishing ... And Dante, Pakistan's first robotic journalist – carrying the fortitude of ... Pakistan journalists
IB registers case against ARY News, journalist over controversial letter ... of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) over alleged ... Pakistan journalists
Are Pakistani journalists ignoring certain people in their stories on ... Are all Indians smelly and all Pakistanis terrorists, she asked. ... Khan further referred to the Global Gender Gap Index 2016, on which Pakistan ranked second last. ... Fearless Pakistani activist wins joint award with slain Indian journalist. Pakistan journalists
A UK cricket club comprising journalists, academics comes to Pakistan to highlight its peaceful image before the world. —photo by author. Pakistan journalists
Two Pakistani journalists were detained for questioning by ... them carefully because one of them was a famous TV presenter in Pakistan. Pakistan journalists
China has the maximum number of jailed journalists while North Korea, ... India is ranked 136 of 180 countries and fares better than Pakistan. Pakistan journalists


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