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Black November for journalists in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province

Aged 42, Hafeez Ur Rehman was returning home when unidentified gunmen on a motorcycle shot him three times and then drove off. He died on the (...)

Published on 24 November 2015 Read


Shooting attacks on media personnel leave two dead, two wounded

Aged 42, Aftab Alam was killed by a single shot to the head while in his car near his home after taking his children to school. He was pronounced (...)

Published on 9 September 2015 Read


New code of conduct lets Pakistani journalists ... censor themselves

Called the Electronic Media (Programmes and Advertisements) Code of Conduct 2015, it is clearly designed to increase censorship of radio and TV (...)

Published on 9 September 2015 Read


Pakistani journalists live in growing fear of violence

The shooting of Baloch journalist Zafarullah Jatak in June is the latest in a series of macabre murders of media personnel that are not being (...)

Published on 29 July 2015 Read


Legislators urged to overhaul draconian cyber-crime bill

Portrayed as a response to the growing threat of cyber-terrorism, the latest draft of the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act falls far short of (...)

Published on 23 April 2015 Read


Geo TV, target of Pakistan spy agency

Attacks on press freedom by a party in power and by political factions have been on the increase in 2014, even as violence committed by non-state (...)

Published on 24 December 2014 Read


Two journalists gunned down two days apart in Punjab

Nadeem Haider, a reporter for the Urdu-language Daily Dunya, was gunned down in the Kaliki Mandi area of Hafizabad on 3 October by two men who (...)

Published on 10 October 2014 Read


Two news agency journalists shot dead in Quetta

Two gunmen yesterday stormed into the offices of the Online news agency in Quetta, in the southwestern province of Balochistan, and opened fire, (...)

Published on 31 August 2014 Read

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