Category Archives: Media Monitoring

E-Bulletin For March 2015

March 2015 March 09: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) upheld the conviction of Mumtaz Qadri, the killer of publisher of Daily Times, Salman Taseer, under…

E-Bulletin For February 2015

February 2015 Feb 08: Altaf Hussain throws a veiled threat at TV anchors amidst controversy over Baldia factory fire. http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailNews.php?StoryText=09_02_2015_003_004 Feb 10: Online newspaper BalochHal…

E-Bulletin For January 2015

January 2015 Jan 05: Supreme Court indicts ARY TV channel anchor Mubashar Lucman and CEO Salman Iqbal in ‘contempt of court’ case. http://www.dawn.com/news/1155189/sc-indicts-ary-ceo-anchorperson-in-contempt-case Jan 08:…

E-Bulletin For December 2014

December 2014   Dec 01: Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists observe countrywide protest against attacks on DunyaNews, DawnNews and Abbtak TV channels’ DSNG vans in…

E-Bulletin For November 2014

Nov 7: Dera Bugti-based journalist Manzoor Ahmed Bugti goes missing from Quetta city. http://www.freedomnetwork.org.pk/baloch-journalist-goes-missing-in-quetta-city-since-nov-7/   Nov 7: Khud Niaz, the second accused in murder case…

Monthly E-Bulletin For October 2014

Oct 1: Female TV show host and four others booked under blasphemy law after Islamabad High Court’s order. http://www.dawn.com/news/1135633/tv-show-host-four-others-booked-on-blasphemy-charge   Oct 3: Nadeem Haider, working…

Monthly E-Bulletin For September 2014

Sept 01: Supporters of Pakistan Awami Tehreek and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf storm public sector Pakistan Television HQ in Islamabad.   Sept 06: Afghan journalist Habibur Rehman…

Monthly E-Bulletin For August 2014

Aug 04: TTP writes letter to CPJ, RSF enveloping threats to Pakistani media over reporting of military operation in North Waziristan.   Aug 05: Journalists…

Monthly E-Bulletin For July 2014

July 01: Court issues arrest warrant of ARY News channel’s chief executive Salman Iqbal and anchor Mubashar Lucman for not appearing before the court. http://www.bbc.co.uk/urdu/pakistan/2014/07/140701_pak_issue_warrant_ary_ceo_anchor_mb.shtml…

Monthly E-Bulletin For June 2014

June 2014     June 02: A vehicle of the Jang Group of Newspapers was torched by unidentified miscreants in the Aziz Bhatti Police limits…

Monthly E-Bulletin For May 2014

Monthly E-Bulletin For May 2014   May 2: Injured #HamidMir records statement before judicial commission probing attack April 19 attack on Geo News anchor. http://www.thenews.com.pk/article-146439-Injured-Hamid-Mir-shows-up-after-shooting-incident  …

Monthly E-Bulletin For April 2014

Monthly E-Bulletin For April 2014   April 3: Senate standing Committee on Information asks government to set up hotline for journalists with threats to lives…

Monthly E-Bulletin For March

Monthly E-Bulletin For March   March 01: An anti-terrorism court in Sindh convicts six killers of Geo News report Wali Khan Babar.   March 5:…

February 2014 Media Mapping

Pakistan Media Mapping – February 2014   Feb 04: Two-member ministerial committee constituted by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif a day after killing of three media…

January 2014 Media Mapping

Pakistan Media Mapping – January 2014   Jan 01: A TV journalist dies of bullet wounds Aab Takk bureau chief Shan Odho succumbed to his…

November 2013 Media Review

Attacks on journalists, curbs on online freedom and passage of Right-to-Know Bill by the northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Legislative Assembly were hallmark of media safety review…

October Attacks Review

October proves one of the deadliest months for journalists’ safety in Pakistan. A working journalist and a media assistant were killed, a district reporter remains…