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Jan 13, 2018
Lahore High Court issues notice to Pakistan PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi for making anti-judiciary speechA Pakistani court has issued a notice to Shahid Khaqan Abbasi for allegedly making an anti-judiciary speech
Nov 27, 2017
Hafiz Saeed's release, Zahid Hamid's ouster show Islamic fundamentalism is still very much alive in PakistanPakistan today is widely looked upon as a failed state because of the power the fundamentalists wield in the country among large sections of people.
Oct 19, 2016
Pakistan to enforce complete ban on Indian TV and radio content from FridayAmid Indo-Pak tension, Pakistan's media regulatory authority on Wednesday decided to enforce a complete ban on Indian TV and radio contents from Friday and warned that the licences of those found guilty of violating the ban will be suspended.
Oct 05, 2016
Pakistan seeks reciprocity from India to allow airtime to Indian television contentThe amount of airtime for Indian content in Pakistan will mimic the format India has adopted for the airing of Pakistani content, the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) said, reversing a Musharraf era relaxation on airing of popular Indian dramas and movies on Pakistani channels.
Oct 05, 2016
Pakistan authorities to suspend licenses of channels airing Indian contentPakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has announced it will suspend the licences of media outlets airing Indian content without issuing prior notice.
Oct 01, 2016
Indian channels banned in Pakistan by TV, radio regulatory body; action against floutersThe television and radio regulator across the border, the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority, has announced a ban on all Indian channels there from Saturday, 1 October.
Aug 04, 2016
Pakistani lawmaker seeks a ban on Doraemon anime seriesA Pakistani opposition lawmaker on Wednesday proposed banning 24-hour cartoon TV channels, specifically the popular Japanese series "Doraemon", drawing ridicule on social media in a country fighting corruption, poverty, and Islamist militants.
Nov 03, 2015
'Hafiz Saeed's Jamaat-ud-Dawa is part of Lashkar': Pakistan bans media coverage of terror groupsPakistan banned media coverage of militant groups like the Jamaat-ud-Dawa as part of a crackdown on terror, acknowledging for the first time that the Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed-led outfit was a wing of the LeT.
Oct 21, 2014
Pakistan suspends ARY channel for airing programme against judiciaryCondemning the move as "politically motivated", Amnesty International accused the government of silencing media.