Rightwing Urdu newspaper, Daily Ummat says the Prime Minister Imran Khan might be committing blasphemy by promising to make Pakistan the ‘Riyasat-e-Madina’ (the State of Madina). Prime Minister Imran Khan has promised more than once to make Pakistan a welfare...
Social media based propaganda in Pakistan might have touched its lowest ebb after this episode of political mudslinging put up for public spectacle. A fake notification, purportedly issued by the Information wing of religio – political party Jamiat Ulema Islam...
The issue of moral policing on university campuses is not a new one in Pakistan. But is such an action an overreaction, or a reasonable response? According to some media writers, not only is such a reaction valid, but...
Right-wing political party, Jamiat Ulema Islam (F)’s proposed plan to lay siege to the capital offers so much for media consumption. Conspiracies and speculations follow as usual. The party had announced a lockdown of Islamabad to protest against the government. An...
Researchers at the University of Oxford have noted an upsurge during the past three years in the number of countries that co-opted social media for running online disinformation campaigns. According to a detailed study by the Internet Institute of the...
A number of important Sri Lankan cricket players’ decision to pull out of the planned Pakistan tour in September has dashed hopes of a complete revival of international cricket in Pakistan. The clouds of doubt over the series thickened...
There is a law and order situation in Ghotki, Sindh over alleged blasphemy by a Hindu owner and principal of a local school. An FIR was registered against Notan Lal, the accused when one of his students testified that...
‘Where did you learn to torture people?’ Social Media in Pakistan have erupted in protest after a mentally handicapped, ATM robber died in Police custody in Rahim Yar Khan, Punjab. It was one of the many incidents where police allegedly...
Latest developments on Pakistan-India diplomatic front suggest the bilateral relations between the two neighbors are on a hurtling downward spiral. On Thursday, Indian authorities said they have information that Pakistan was trying to infiltrate terrorists into India to carry out...
Indian media outlets on Friday started reporting, albeit without any source that the Financial Action Task Force (FATF)’s Asia Pacific Group (APG) has blacklisted Pakistan. The decision, Indian media said, was taken after Pakistan could not convince the global...

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