Notices issued to 14 TV channels for violating Pemra advisory

Notices issued to 14 TV channels for violating Pemra advisoryISLAMABAD: The electronic media regulator on Saturday issued show-cause notices to 14 news TV channels for what it believes violating its earlier advisory according to which they should not hold discussion about the reference filed against two senior judges with the Supreme Judicial Council (SJC). The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) issued the show-cause […]

PPF condemns closure of 15 stations in Congo

PPF condemns closure of 15 stations in CongoPakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Félix Tshisekedi, President of the Democratic Republic of Congo has expressed concern over the shutdown of at least fifteen private and community based broadcasting stations. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter has condemned this action of closing the stations and urged the authorities to […]

PFUJ slams govt for imposing ban on ads for Dawn

PFUJ slams govt for imposing ban on ads for DawnISLAMABAD: The Paki­stan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) has condemned the government’s decision to impose a ban on advertisements to the Dawn Media Group and termed it a move against media freedom. Afzal Butt, who heads his own faction of the PFUJ, and Ayub Jan Sarhandi, its secretary general, said in a statement on Friday […]

PPF condemns law suit against radio talk show host

PPF condemns law suit against radio talk show hostPakistan Press Foundation (PPF), in a letter to George Weah, President of Liberia has expressed concern over the law suit against radio talk show host, Henry Costa. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali, has condemned the action taken against the journalist and Roots FM and urged the concerned authorities to immediately look into this matter […]