Govt never lured or coerced media: PM

31 May, 2018 / By The Nation Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Wednesday said the PML-N government is proud not to have used censorship or the secret funds to control news content as it fully believes in the freedom of press. Addressing the 28th Award ceremony of the All Pakistan Newspapers Association (APNS) here at…

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Enable free speech to combat hate speech

June 26, 2016/ By Adnan Rehmat The evolution of current affairs media in Pakistan has entered an interesting phase — the transition from a more-or-less freewheeling age to a potentially more focused regulatory regime that can end up arriving, in the best case scenario, at a free speech environment but one that does not brook…

Media professional speaks on responsible information sharing

26 February 2015 / By Mizzima News How can journalists reconcile the need to share information with the danger that the news they report could potentially incite violence or spread panic? Pakistani media professional Ms Puruesh Chaudhary and others will address that question at the International Press Institute’s 2015 World Congress and General Assembly from…