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Supreme Court Issues Contempt Notice to 34 TV Channels

The Supreme Court of Pakistan has issued contempt of court notices to 34 TV channels for airing press conferences that criticized the judiciary. The channels have been given two weeks to respond to the notices and explain why they should not be proceeded against for committing contempt of court. Court Expresses Disappointment and Concern The […]Read More

BTL | President assents to law requiring TV channels to

President Dr Arif Alvi has accorded his assent to the Access to the Media (Deaf) Persons Act, 2022 under which all private and state-run broadcasters will be required to air news bulletin with sign language interpreters to ensure special persons’ access to the media. “The Act provides that after six months of the commencement of […]Read More

Pemra warns TV channels; Content against institutions

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) on Monday issued directives to all satellite TV channels to refrain from airing content against state institutions. “It has been observed that a few satellite TV channels are airing content which [is] tantamount to casting aspersions against state institutions, i.e. armed forces and judiciary,” the statement issued […]Read More