Category Archives: Islamabad

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…

Court Bars TV Anchor From Show

Islamabad High Court stopped a TV anchor on June 11, 2014, from hosting a talk-show programme on ARY News channel after a petition seeking the…

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…

State Of Media In Pakistan Report 2014

Media Fight Against Impunity Picks Pace in Pakistan   ISLAMABAD, May 2, 2014: Murders of journalists, assassination attempts against senior journalists, fatwas against media, the…

Hamid Mir Speaks Out, Still Holds ISI Responsible

In his first public statement, senior journalist Hamid Mir still held the country’s military-led Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agency responsible for attack on him in Karachi…

Hamid Mir Shot & Wounded In Karachi

Freedom Network [FN] has demanded independent investigation into the attack on senior TV anchorperson Hamid Mir, one of the strongest supporters of press freedom and…

Hamid Mir Is Attacked In Karachi

Senior journalist and Geo news’ ‘Capital Talk’ show host Hamid Mir is attacked in Karachi minutes after reaching from Islamabad on Saturday (April 19, 2014)….