Category Archives: Media Monitoring

PAKISTAN MEDIA MONITOR – July 2020

A monthly report on trends relating to state of journalism and media rights, policies and practices Tracking: Media related laws, policies and regulations The state…

E-Bulletin For June 2020

PAKISTAN MEDIA MONITOR A monthly report on trends relating to state of journalism and media rights, policies and practices Tracking: Media related laws, policies and…

E-Bulletin For May 2020

Media Monitoring May 2020 May 07: The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority suspends license of NEO TV after the expiry of its show-cause notice period…

E-Bulletin For April 2020

Media Monitoring April 2020 April 04: Media workers report facing difficulties in returning homes after performing their duties late at night. They were denied access…

E-Bulletin For March 2020

Media Monitoring Report – March 2020 02 March: Rights groups, including Freedom Network, boycott government consultation over new regulations aiming at taking full control of…

E-Bulletin For February 2020

Media Monitoring Report – February 2020 Feb 01: PEMRA slaps Rs.1 million fine on Channel 92 for “maligning” advisor to PM Imran Khan. https://www.dawn.com/news/1531876/pemra-slaps-rs1-million-fine-on-channel-92-for-maligning-sapm-zulfi-bukhari Feb…

E-Bulletin For January 2020

Media Monitoring Report – January 2020 Jan 03: Sindh High Court stops police from registering cases against a journalist without court’s permission. https://tribune.com.pk/story/2129389/1-shc-bars-police-registering-cases-journalist-without-courts-permission/ Jan 08:…

E-Bulletin For December 2019

Media Monitoring December 2019 Dec 04: A few dozen unidentified people stage protest against Dawn newspaper outside its Islamabad bureau over publication of news report…

E-Bulletin For November 2019

Media Monitoring November 2019 Nov 01: FN Annual Impunity Report 2019 released: “33 journalists killed in Pakistan in past six years,” the report says. https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailNews.php?StoryText=01_11_2019_005_001…

E-Bulletin For October 2019

Offline Media Monitoring Oct 01:PEMRA bans analyst HafeezullahNiazi for 30 days over defamatory comments against Azam Swati. https://www.dawn.com/news/1508396/pemra-bans-analyst-hafeezullah-niazi-for-30-days-over-defamatory-comments-against-azam-swati Oct 04: Media bodies, APNS, CPNE, PBA…

E-Bulletin For September 2019

Offline Media Monitoring September 2019  Sep 13: Zafar Abbas, a journalist working for 7 News from Mailsi district Vehari in Punjab found dead after five…

E-Bulletin For August 2019

Media Monitoring August 2019 Aug 04: Court issued a notice to anchorperson Najam Sethi on defamation suit filed by PM Imran Khan for passing derogatory…

E-Bulletin For July 2019

OFFLINE Media Monitoring – July 2019 July 04: The government forms panel to amend Pakistan Eelectronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) Act to stop fake news…

E-Bulletin For June 2019

Media Monitoring June 2019 June 05: Unidentified men attack Mir Altaf, reporter of Mehran TV in Jhol City in District Sanghar, Sindh, at his residence….

E-Bulletin For May 2019

Media Monitoring May 2019 May 03: Daily Jang newspaper reporter Matloob Hussain Mousavi, who went missing on 30 April, returned hoem safe and sound. May…

E-Bulletin For April 2019

Media Monitoring Report April 2019 April 06: Senior journalist Shahzeb Jillani, who works for Dunya News TV channel, booked under cybercrimes law for alleged hate-speech…

E-Bulletin For March 2019

Media Monitoring Report March 2019 March 15: Hassan Abbas, senior journalist of Daily Express newspaper is assaulted by police official and was stopped from coverage…

E-Bulletin For February 2019

Media Monitoring Report February 2019 Feb 10:  Federal Investigation Agency arrests Rizwan ur Rehman Razi of DIN News TV channel in Lahore for allegedly uploading…

E-Bulletin For January 2019

January 2019 Jan 01: Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority has put 30-day ban on the broadcast of a Neo TV’s programme “Harf-I-Raz” for violating the…

E-Bulletin For December 2018

Media Monitoring December 2018 Dec 02: Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors expresses “deep concern” over the condition of freedom of press in the country, saying…