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PFUJ gets Nisar Osmani award, vows to continue struggle
PFUJ will continue to struggle for press freedom, Nasir Zaidi, said while accepting Nisar Osmani Award for Courage Journalism 2021 conferred on his union on Saturday.
Stakeholders pledge support to PFUJ’s Long March
Civil society re-affirms support for Pakistan Federation Union of Journalists’ Long March
‘PMDA bid to stifle citizens’ freedom
Digital journalists fear that PMDA is an attempt to restrict free speech online.
Journalists reaffirm opposition to PMDA
At a meeting of the Federal Executive Council of the PFUJ journalists re-affirmed their opposition to the PMDA black law
Govt forms another committee on ‘PMDA’
The Federal Information Ministry has announced the formation of a consultation committee to discuss and make improvements to the (widely opposed) PMDA law.
Govt maintains silence on PMDA
Despite a two-day long sit-in outside the Parliament House, where journalists gathered against the PMDA, the government continues to maintain its silence on whether it will continue to push forth the black law.
Incensed journalists march to Parliament House against Black Law
Media workers from across the country on Sunday marched to Parliament against the govt’s proposed PMDA. Journalists set up an overnight sit-in camp for Monday's protest during President Alvi's address to the parliament.
Human Rights Watch slams move to curb press freedom with PMDA
As the Human Rights Watch denounces the proposed PMDA as a move to curb freedom of expression, Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry made it clear that the government will not budge on clauses regarding "fake news" and the rights of journalists
Media bodies reject PMDA
PFUJ have rejected the misleading statements of federal minister of Information Fawad Chaudhry.
Media stands united against PMDA
Media industry terms the PMDA law an attempt to subjugate the freedom of press