Blasphemy charges, threats loom for outspoken journalist in Pakistan

Forty-nine year-old magazine editor and publisher Shoaib Adil fled his home in the eastern city of Lahore last month and went into hiding with his wife and children. Adil faces … Read More

Sindh IGP for more security to media

Sindh IGP for more security to mediaKARACHI: Inspector General of Police Sindh Shahid Nadeem Baloch after the Friday’s attack on the media team of Express News has directed the police to take appropriate measures for the protection of media persons, working both on and off the field. According to a statement issued on Saturday, Baloch asked the police officials to maintain […]

Attack on freedom of speech: ‘The time has come for the media to unite’

Attack on freedom of speech: ‘The time has come for the media to unite’KARACHI: Journalists, political leaders and civil society activists stood united on Saturday against the attack in which three employees of Express News were killed, demanding the government to take stern action against those responsible for the deaths. The media bodies asked provincial and federal governments to take appropriate measures for the safety and security of […]