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Lawyers demand end of assault on media, judiciary

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June 21: In all Pakistan lawyers’ convention on "Assault on Judiciary and Media", senior lawyers and bar leadership have called for stopping attacks on journalists and ending interference in civil matters by military and intelligence agencies.
Zubair Mujahid

Report demands probe in journalists murder: involvement of MQM, Mirpurkhas police suspected

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Press freedom watchdogs have called upon the authorities to explore the suspected involvement of Mirpurkhas police and the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) in the 2007 murder of journalist Zubair Mujahid

Lawyers convention resolves to resist attacks on media and judiciary

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The All Pakistan Lawyers Convention on Assault on Judiciary and Media was held on Thursday under the auspices of the SCBA in partnership with the PBC, the HRCP, the PFUJ, AGHS and SAFMA. The convention unanimously resolved to resist persistent attacks on the media and the judiciary by a hybrid authoritarian regime and its above-the-law perpetrators.

I did not contest the elections to win, but to fight back, says Jugnu...

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July 16, 2021; By Hamid Riaz & Hassan Raza; LAHORE; Jugnu Mohsin discusses her journey as a politician, the recent attack on her, and her views on the gender divide in politics in an exclusive interview with Voicepk.net

KP Lawmakers condemned for attacking Malala on ‘marriage’ remarks

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Women rights activists have slammed PPP and MMA lawmakers in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for urging the government to seek clarification from Malala Yousafzai’s family over marriage remarks that stirred a controversy on social media.

حامد میر کے خلاف درخواست واپس: وکلاء تنظیموں کا بحالی کا مطالبہ

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لاہور ہائی کورٹ نے حمد کے خلاف دائر درخواست کو اعتراض لگا کر واپس کر دیا جب کہ پاکستان کی مختلف وکلاء تنظیموں اور خواتین صحافیوں نے حامد میر کے حق میں قرارددیں منظور کرتے ہوئے ان کے پروگرام کو بحال کرنے کا مطالبہ کیا ہے

“I may have erred a bit when writing the petition,” says plaintiff in case...

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June 3rd, 2021; By Asra Haque; LAHORE; Advocate Manzoor Qadir Bhandar, admitted that he may have "erred a bit'' in his petition against Hamid Mir, whom he believed had named COAS General Bajwa in his May 28 speech.

Asad Toor attack: Journalists hold demonstrations, call for arrest of assailants

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Journalists, civil rights organizations and political activists on the call of the PFUJ held demonstrations in major cities today to condemn the attack on journalist Asad Toor, terming the incident an attack on free speech and press.

Remembering Madeeha

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Voicepk.net pays tribute to rights activist and theatre icon Madeeha Gauhar on her death anniversary on April 25

اقوام متحدہ کا پاکستانی صحافیوں کیخلاف جھوٹے مقدمات درج کرنے پر اظہار تشویش

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تحریر: احمد سعید; لاہور; اقوام متحدہ کی انسانی حقوق کونسل کے نمائندوں نے پاکستانی صحافیوں کو ان کے حق آزادی اظہار سے محروم رکھنے کے لئے جھوٹے مقدمات دائر کرنے پر شدید تشویش کا اظہار کیا گیا ہے اور کہا ہے کہ یہ کاروائیاں میڈیا پر عائد پابندیوں کو بے نقاب کرتی ہیں