No Afghan refugee involved in terrorism in Pakistan: Mosazai
No Afghan refugee involved in terrorism in Pakistan: Mosazai
South Asian transport secretaries to meet in Feb
Indians can carry only up to Rs 25,000 to Nepal, Bhutan
Arrested Indian accused of passing military secrets to ISI
Maldives Opposition criticises inconsistent State policies

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South Asia Media Monitor

Two Pakistani think-tanks ranked in global top 20

Among 211 South Asian think-tanks included in the ‘2014 Global Go-to Think-Tank Index’, only two — the Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) and Pakistan Institute of International Affairs, have made it to the top 20. The index was released at the University of Pennsylvania under The Think-Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP) on Thursday and included 6681 think-tanks from around the world. 192 think-tanks from India and 19 from Pakistan were included in the...

LHC prayed to order restoration of Geo TV on old numbers

On applications filed against non-restoration of Geo TV to its previous number in different cities of Punjab, Justice Ijazul Ahsan of Lahore High Court (LHC) has directed Deputy Attorney General (DAG) to seek reply from Pemra and inform the court on July 10 as to why the channel’s transmission had not been restored to the previous position on the cable after 15-day suspension and payment of fine. The court directed the DAG to get a specific answer from Pemra as to what action it took after...

SAFMA Seminar: Leading experts call for all out war on terrorism

LAHORE: At a seminar organized by Safma on 20–point National Action Plan, the speakers while welcoming the unified stand of the whole national political leadership and the army against terrorism and religious extremism, resolved to support Pakistan’s war as their own. They however, expressed their apprehension whether the new policy will be implemented in all respects and no terrorist will be spared on any pretext. The speakers were of the view that this is not a conventional war and it has...

Memorandum of Association

1. Preamble The status of women in the countries of South Asia — under feudal traditions, chauvinist ideologies, patriarchal family and authoritarian traditions and structures—needs to be addressed. Women media persons also face discrimination on the basis of their gender, and share common concerns with other women that can be resolved by working together towards gender equality and women’s empowerment. The media have a great potential to promote gender equality by portraying women and...

Memorandum of Association

South Asia has seen an unprecedented media explosion over the past few years, but this has not been untrammelled growth. The region’s media face numerous obstacles and restrictions. Media freedom remains under threat in South Asia as corporate interests increasingly define both content and form. Journalists and media outlets are attacked for practising their profession in an independent manner. Media laws have not kept pace with the 21st century. The right to know and freedom of expression are...

Projects In-Progress

Eight researches to be published soon: 1.Human Security 2.Women in South Asia 3.Education in South Asia 4.Media in South Asia 5.Democracy, Ethnicity and Nation-Building 6.Militancy and Conflict 7.Pak-Afghan Relations 8.Minorities in South Asia

FMP Production Facility

The production facility is composed of the following units, which functions in concert with each other for the development, marketing and sales of products developed at the production facility. Creative unit Marketing unit HD Production Studio Training facility with studio and EFP Postproduction Unit Video conferencing and seminar setup Web broadcast for audio/video streams and FM radio trials The facility is developed with the objective of establishing channels for dissemination of an...

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