MPA Awais, four others chargesheeted in Nazim Jokhio murder case

Police submitted a charge sheet in the Nazim Jokhio murder case to a Malir judicial magistrate on Wednesday against Pakistan Peoples Party MPA Jam Awais and four other suspects, declaring Awais’s brother MNA Jam Abdul Karim and four others as absconders. Filing the charge sheet, Investigation Officer (IO) Inspector Sirajuddin Lashari said there was sufficient…

Firing’ on journalist in Multan condemned

LAHORE: The Multan Union of Journalists (MUJ) on Wednesday organised a protest to demand the arrest of suspects involved in an ‘armed attack’ on a journalist in Multan. PFUJ Multan chapter office bearers including its President Malik Shahdat Hussain, general secretary Mazhar Khan and others assembled outside the Multan Press Club and also condemned the…

Journalist Hassnain Shah murder case: Main accused arrested

Lahore: Crime Investigation Agency (CIA) have arrested main accused Aamar Butt from Jail road in the murder case of Hassnain Shah Crime Reporter Capital TV Channel Lahore. According to the sources, CIA have arrested three accused in the murder case with the help of CCTV footage. A jewelers group, who had a dispute with the…

Broadcast journalist shot dead in provincial capital Lahore

LAHORE: A senior journalist of  private news channel Capital TV was shot dead outside the Lahore Press Club at Davis road  here this afternoon. According to details, Hassnain Shah was on his way to Lahore Press Club from the Capital TV office when pillion-riding assailants opened fire on his vehicle, leaving the journalist dead on…

PFUJ moves court against journalists protection law

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) has challenged before the Islamabad High Court (IHC) the definition of ‘journalist’ as well as Section 6 of the Protection of Journalists and Media Professionals Act, 2021. PFUJ Secretary General Nasir Zaidi filed the writ petition in the Islamabad High Court through Journalists’ Defence Committee (JDC) of…

Why is PTI and its ministers trolling journalist Asma Shirazi again?

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf once again finds itself in the middle of an online battle with journalists, with journalist Asma Shirazi its prime target — once again. The journalist took to twitter to talk about ARY News’ coverage of a Supreme Court hearing, where her picture was used despite her not being involved in the case. This…