Mazhar Abbas

Type: Person
Name: Mazhar Abbas
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Analysis: Deadlines, headlines & red lines

ABRAR Tanoli. Ayub Khattak. Shan Dahar. Bakhtaj Ali. Razik Baloch. Almost no-one knows who these persons are, not even a very big chunk of Pakistan’s 18,000-strong community of working journalists. They were all working journalists who were killed in ... [Published DAWN Group - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Hamid Mir Prominent Pakistani Journalist Shot

Hamid Mir, a prominent Pakistani journalist and news anchor was shot on Saturday as he left Jinnah Airport in Karachi. Mir was on his way to his office at Geo News when assailants in a car and two motorcycles chased him and opened fire. According to Shahid ... [Published The Guardian Express - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

Attacks on journalists continue with impunity

KarachiKillers are roaming the streets of Karachi. They murder with impunity. Each unpunished death makes them stronger.A case in point is the attack on Hamid Mir, senior anchorman and journalist at Geo News.His attack has left the journalist community ... [Published The News International - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Gold smuggling: Fourth seizure in four days

In the fourth such seizure in the last four days, Customs official have arrested one person with 2 kg gold bars from Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport (SVPIA), Ahmedabad. The bars were seized from one Mazhar Abbas Ali, who was arrested by ... [Published Business Standard India - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

‘Unpunished criminals, killers dare to commit more crimes as state surrendered before lawlessness’

Monitoring DeskKARACHI/ISLAMABAD, 31 Mar: ’Unpunished criminals, killers, bombers and terrorists dare to commit more  crimes without accountability as state has almost surrendered before lawlessness’ and this trend needed to be stopped before it’s too ... [Published Daily Messenger - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 2 reports

What went wrong: Zamir Sheikh explains why revolutions failed

The book detail­s histor­y of progre­ssive moveme­nts in the countr­y and why they lacked lustre.Sheikh said that he had initiated a debate. "The book will help researchers in the future." PHOTO: FILEKARACHI:Progressive movements failed in Pakistan not ... [Published The Express Tribune - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Media safety protocols

Succes­sive govern­ments have failed in helpin­g media person­s avert life threat­s while perfor­ming their duties.The writer is Executive Editor of The Express TribuneNo story is worth your life. Still, as Kati Marton of the Committee to Protect Journalists ... [Published The Express Tribune - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Police Order 2002 still a valid law: ex-CCPO

KarachiFormer Karachi capital city police officer Tariq Jamil said on Monday the Police Order 2002 was still a valid law that could be implemented to improve the police performance and address public complaints.He was speaking at a consultative meeting ... [Published The News International - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Country to be rid of terrorism: Pervaiz

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Senator Pervaiz Rashid has said that the government will take all possible measures to rid the country of the menace of terrorism.The minister conceded that it was a fact that during ... [Published The News International - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Discussion: Absence of state’s writ fuelling extremist narrative

Media cannot be solely blamed for giving space to intole­rant views.Media cannot be solely blamed for giving space to intolerant views. DESIGN: SUNARA NIZAMIISLAMABAD:The media is not solely to blame for reinforcing an extremist narrative, it is the absence ... [Published The Express Tribune - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Senator says CII strengthening Taliban’s narrative

ISLAMABAD: Senator Farhatullah Babar addressed a round table conference titled ‘Media, Extremism and Islamic Narrative’, organised by a think-tank, Islamabad Debates, and an NGO, Insaf Network Pakistan, on Tuesday.Mr Babar said that, unfortunately, the ... [Published DAWN Group - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 2 reports

Students urged to work hard for better career

- Karachi—Students associated with the media need revised curriculum, and research-oriented hard work for a better career, because in the past 15 years, there has been a revolutionary change in Pakistan’s now thriving media sector.These were some of the ... [Published Pakistan Observer - Mar 19 2014]

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Analysis: Deadlines, headlines & red lines [Published DAWN Group - Apr 22 2014]
Hamid Mir Prominent Pakistani Journalist Shot [Published The Guardian Express - Apr 20 2014]
Attacks on journalists continue with impunity [Published The News International - Apr 20 2014]
Gold smuggling: Fourth seizure in four days [Published Business Standard India - Apr 18 2014]
‘Unpunished criminals, killers dare to commit m... [Published Daily Messenger - Mar 31 2014]
What went wrong: Zamir Sheikh explains why revo... [Published The Express Tribune - Mar 29 2014]
What went wrong? A catharsis of the Left movement [Published The News International - Mar 29 2014]
Media safety protocols [Published The Express Tribune - Mar 25 2014]
Police Order 2002 still a valid law: ex-CCPO [Published The News International - Mar 25 2014]
Consultative meeting: Journalists, retired cop ... [Published The Express Tribune - Mar 24 2014]
Pre-budget discussion in PA : Opp lashes out at... [Published Daily Times - Mar 20 2014]
Country to be rid of terrorism: Pervaiz [Published The News International - Mar 20 2014]
Discussion: Absence of state’s writ fuelling ex... [Published The Express Tribune - Mar 19 2014]
Senator says CII strengthening Taliban’s narrative [Published DAWN Group - Mar 19 2014]
Students urged to work hard for better career [Published Pakistan Observer - Mar 19 2014]
Media students urged to read and research for c... [Published Pakistan Press International - Mar 18 2014]
Of Mauritius day, Youth Summit, parties [Published Pakistan Observer - Mar 16 2014]
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