Dastgir lauds courage of home journalists An International Conference on News Agencies was organised by the Associated Press of Pakistan (APP) during the week. Minister for Defence and Foreign Affairs Khurram Dastgir while addressing the conference saluted the courage of Pakistani journalists who continued working in very difficult circumstances in...
International Mushaira at National Press Club The literary and cultural organization "Ishara International" organized Fourth Annual International Mushaira in connection with the Jashan-e-Baharan celebrations at National Press Club Islamabad. Renowned local and foreign poets, literary figures, intelligentsia, columnists, and political and social personalities participated in the Mushaira in a large...
World Thalassemia Day observed Jamila Sultana Foundation and Safe Blood Transfusion Programme organized an event in connection with World Thalassemia Day during the week. Ms. Marriyum Aurangzeb, Minister for Information and Broadcasting graced the occasion as a chief guest. In her address on the occasion, she said that continuity of democracy...
Art exhibition at Nomad Gallery Nomad Gallery organized art exhibition titled 'Safar II-The Journey' at newly inaugurated space 'The Farm' at the edge of Bani Gala during the week. The opening ceremony of the exhibition was attended by a large number of people including Country Representative of United Nations Office...
Dr Fauzia ends 3-year stint at Lok Virsa Dr Fauzia Saeed bid adieu to Lok Virsa at the end of her 3-years stint! It was indeed a fabulous style to step down, leaving behind a legacy to come up to. Over the 3 years, she transformed a docile institution into...
PFUJ denounces attacks on news  analyst, columnist Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) expressed grave concern over the harassment and violent attack on news analyst Asad Kharal and abduction of columnist Gul Bukhari in Lahore during the week. Anchorperson Asad Kharal was allegedly attacked by 'masked men' near Allama Iqbal...