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Gharidah Farooqi’s Ongoing Struggle Against Online Harassment, Abuse, And Violence

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Gharidah Farooqi stands tall amidst years of cyber violence, refusing to be silenced in her fight for media freedom and women's rights.

Women’s Rights and Online Harassment in Pakistan: The Struggle of the Aurat March Participants

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Navigating the dangers of online harassment: Pakistani women's rights activists share their stories

Digital Rights Foundation holds its annual National Privacy Conference

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Digital Rights Foundation's held it's annual National Privacy Conference bringing together experts from the field to reflect on the state of privacy rights and violations in Pakistan.

“Pakistan’s tech policy is archaic,” Khilji

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93% of all inappropriate videos uploaded to Tik Tok are removed within seconds

Media bodies reject PMDA

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PFUJ have rejected the misleading statements of federal minister of Information Fawad Chaudhry.
AIC expresses alarm over regressed social media rules

AIC expresses alarm over ‘regressed’ social media rules

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The AIC on Monday published a statement expressing its regret that the latest draft of the Government's social media rules retains its most problematic provisions even after consultations with relevant stakeholders.
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Rights Watch | 28th April 2021

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Rahim Yar Khan Additional Deputy Commissioner-General recommended lodging cases and expelling four monitoring and evaluation assistants (MEAs) under the Protection Against Harassment of Women at the Workplace Act 2010 after it was found the officials were sexually harassing teachers at during visits to girls schools. For more stories on human rights abuses, keep reading.

Rights Watch | 31st March 2021

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Police on Tuesday arrested a man for abducting and raping a twelve-year-old girl in his home in the jurisdiction of the Jand police station in Attock. A case was registered after a medical examination confirmed sexual assault. For more news on human rights abuses in Pakistan, keep reading.
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Rights Watch | 27th January 2021

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Bacha Khan University in Charsadda imposes strict dress code, directing female students and staff to wear abayas and barring them from wearing makeup, jewellery and trousers. Police arrest three and lodge case against seven for the murder of an abandoned newborn girl in a hospital in Dijkot. PTA blocks 452 out of 778 links containing content from banned blasphemous Netflix movie.

Big tech outlines objections to social media rules in new letter to PM

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December 11th, 2020; By Rehan Piracha; LAHORE; In a new letter to Prime Minister Imran Khan, big technology firms have outlined their objections to the social media rules in the country, renewing calls for a credible consultation with the gove6rnment.