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Toor not to appear before FIA, says receiving online threats

June 1st, 2021; By Ahmed Saeed; LAHORE; Journalist Asad Toor says that he has not received any FIA notice at his address, & that he came to know about the summons from unknown numbers spamming his WhatsApp messages. Toor’s counsel Imaan Hazir says her client will not appear before the FIA.

8 children are abused daily in Pakistan: Sahil

April 8th, 2021; By Rehan Piracha; LAHORE; 8 children were abused daily in Pakistan last year, states Sahil in its report Cruel Numbers 2020 about statistics on various forms of child sexual abuse reported in newspapers across the country.

IHC reprimands FIA over misuse of cyber crime law

October 15th, 2020; Bureau Report; LAHORE; Islamabad High Court (IHC) has reprimanded the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) over misuse of powers under the cybercrime law during the hearing of a journalist’s petition against the raid on his house.

FIA didn’t lodge cases against journalists, clarifies Mazari

September 25th, 2020; By Rehan Piracha & Ahmed Saeed; LAHORE; Shireen Mazari, Federal Minister for Human Rights, clarified that the FIA did not lodge FIRs against journalists and social media activists under the country's cybercrimes law, adding though that the agency has received a complaint against 12 journalists.