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Violent clashes erupt in Iran over women’s dress code

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After the death of Mahsa Amini, people have taken to the streets in Iran against the regime's strict dress code and its "morality police". Many women were seen cutting their hair, burning their headscarves, and chanting for freedom.

Islamabad IG to submit report on Shahbaz Gill’s torture allegations

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The IHC has directed Islamabad IGP to submit a report on alleged torture of Shahbaz Gill on August 22 as he undergoes medical tests at PIMS.
Mis/disinformation in Pakistan's media landscape

Mis/disinformation in Pakistan’s media landscape

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What is fake news? Is the state worried about social media? How is media transforming to keep up an information influx? Join Ramsha Jahangir, Nighat Dad and Matiullah Jan, with host Usama Khilji, as they discuss disinformation trends and narrative-building in Pakistan.

گلگت بلتستان کی موسیقی کا دمکتا ستارہ

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مرحوم نوجوان موسیقار ضیاء الکریم گلگت بلتستان کی میوزک اور موسیقی کو دنیا سے روشناس کرانے میں اہم کردار ادا کیا_وہ ان چنندیدہ لوگوں میں سے تھے جو کم عمری میں ہی اتنا کچھ کر گزرتے ہیں کہ آئندہ نسلیں ہمیشہ انہیں یاد رکھتی ہیں

قائمہ کمیٹی برائے انسانی حقوق کا عمران ریاض کی گرفتاری پر نوٹس

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سینیٹ کی قائمہ کمیٹی برائے انسانی حقوق نے صحافی اور اینکرپرسن عمران ریاض خان کی گرفتاری نوٹس لیا ہے جبکہ ایمنسٹی انٹرنیشنل نے انکی گرفتاری پر سخت تشویش کا اظہار کیا ہے
High courts grant protective bails to journalists facing sedition cases

High courts grant protective bail to journalists facing sedition cases

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The Islamabad High Court and Lahore High Court have granted protective bail to news anchors Arshad Sharif, Moeed Pirzada, Sami Ibrahim and Imran Riaz Khan after a slew of sedition cases were registered against them in cities across the country.

IHC strikes down PECA Ordinance

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In another landmark verdict, the Islamabad High Court on Friday declared the controversial Prevention of Electronic Crimes (Amendment) Ordinance as unconstitutional.

OBITUARY: Dr Mehdi Hasan breathes his last

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Dr Mehdi Hasan's legacy in Pakistan will always remain that of a staunchly principled professional, a progressive journalist, and a deep critic of those who clamped down upon freedom of expression and freedom of press

Rights Watch | 22nd February 2022

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Punjab Minister for Social Welfare Yawar Abbas Bukhari on Monday said that the department was set to launch a new project to provide education and boarding to special children in the province. For more news on human rights issues, keep reading.

Global solidarity a must to resist media suppression: journalists

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Journalists from Pakistan, India, Thailand, Cambodia, and United Kingdom have called for greater coordination and solidarity among journalists