Afghan journalist forced to sell street food to take care of ailing mother

Musa Muhammadi, a former Afghan TV anchor has been forced to sell street food to take care of his ailing mother, after falling on...

MNA Dr Aamir Liaqat Hussain passes away in Karachi

Member National Assembly and prominent anchorperson Dr Aamir Liaqat Hussain passed away in Karachi on Thursday. Media reports said that the anchorperson was rushed to...

New study reveals dire straits of exiled Afghan journalists in Pakistan

A research study conducted by Pakistan-based media watchdog Freedom Network in cooperation with DW Akademie, has found an urgent need for extending humanitarian and...

Khyber journalists boycott government functions in protest against fellow detention

Journalists belonging to all three press clubs of Khyber district have demanded immediate release of detained reporters Khadim Khan Afridi. The protesters demanded immediate release...

Women in media and digital journalists in the crosshairs of threat actors in Pakistan

At least 86 cases of attacks and violations against media and its practitioners, including journalists, took place in Pakistan over the course of one...

47 percent of Afghan refugees in Pakistan in rely on social media for information

Mehrab Afridi About 47 per cent of the Afghan refugees living in Pakistan are using the social media platforms for information and education purposes. According to...

Away from media glare, Afghan refugees continue to face issues in Pakistan

Shumaila Afridi “My name is Hussain Khan and we require information regarding which type of patients come from Afghanistan and which patients are allowed to...

Afghan journalists among those most affected from the fall of Kabul

Maryam Ayub Media is among those sectors which have badly suffered due to the fall of Kabul earlier in August last year. Ismail Zhawanday, a resident...

KP journalists termed PECA Ordinance 2022 as attack on freedom of expression

Rifaqatullah Razarwal Khyber Pakhtunkhwa journalists have termed the amendments to the Pakistan Electronic Crimes Ordinance (PECA) 2022 as inhuman and an attack on freedom of...

Pashto comedian struggling with illness and penury

Syed Nadeem Mashwani Famous Pashto comedy actor Sardar Khan is critically ill and also struggling with extreme poverty at the same time. Mr Khan is suffering...

World Radio Day: visually impaired RJ quit radio due to lack of facilities for...

Salman Yousfzai Rehana Gul and her three siblings were born blind. Ms Gul was working with the Pakhtunkhwa Radio Peshawar as radio jockey for past...

UNESCO calls for protecting freedom of expression by countering violence against journalists

Speakers at an event arranged to mark the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalist (IEDI) underscored the  role of free media...