Category Archives: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

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…

Open Letter to PM Nawaz to End Impunity against Journalists

His Excellency,                                                                                    Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Prime Minister, Islamic Republic of Pakistan   Subject: Urgent government action to combat impunity against journalists in Pakistan  …

No Military Victories Without Media Support

The Pakistani state has launched its most serious attempt yet to retake North Waziristan Agency (NWA) of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and clear…

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 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…

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…

No Prosecution Yet In Musa Murder Case

The family, friends, colleagues and well-wishers gather every February 18 to observe death anniversary of Musa Khankhel, reporter of Geo News TV channel, who was…

Reporting From Hell

Media in Pakistan entered 2014 under the old threat to journalists’ lives. Caught in bloody crossfire between blind state power and extremist terror, journalism has…

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…

Charsadda Reporter Under “Death Threat”

A journalist in Charsadda district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province was hurled at death threats after his report on a sexually assaulted girl was published.  …

Final Call For The Media

An attack on Express Media Group’s Karachi office on December 2, 2013, is a direct assault on “Freedom of the Press.” It is not simply…

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…