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Judgement reserved in petitions to ‘restrain’ Pakistan Telecommunication Authority from suspending cellular services in Pakistan; Court directs parties to submit written arguments
Cellular and Internet services remained suspended in various cities across Pakistan in the wake of Ashura; GSM tracker enabled cars stranded; millions affected
Pakistan’s new cyber-crimes law seeks to criminalise whistle-blowing in public interest.
The next steps for Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill 2016
PPP Senators term the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill 2016 against citizens’ fundamental rights – vow to get it redrafted (Video Sots)
Journalists, bloggers and human rights defenders brainstorm a technological solution for media safety at #RightsCon2016
Senate Sub-Committee recommends the Government and media houses to ensure safety of journalists; expresses commitment to jointly work towards journalists safety legislation
National Assembly passes the much resisted Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill 2016
The Quest for Justice: Analysing Hamid Mir Commission Report
Hamid Mir Commission Report Leaked
Another killer of a journalist in Pakistan gets convicted – a small step but a huge victory for press freedom and impunity in crimes against media.
The big sweep under the carpet