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NR&W16: The Reporting Attitude

[For BSMC 2k14 students of News Reporting & Writing] Welcome to the spring 2016 News Reporting & Writing course! Exactly a year ago, we embarked on what I called an “ambitious experiment” at that time: to revive and develop a news website for the department of mass communication at the School of Social Sciences & […]

Read up on the cyber crimes bill coverage

If all goes well, we will have The Express Tribune’s national reporter Azam Khan speak with class on Wednesday about his reporting on the cyber crimes draft bill. The bill drew a strong negative response from Internet activists and journalists in Pakistan because it is being seen as a poorly drafted legislation that will endanger […]

NR&W: Discussing The New Proposed PEMRA Ordinance Amendment

Around a week ago, Dawn ran a story about a proposed amendment in the PEMRA ordinance and what it means for the Pakistani media. Read the story here. A new media watchdog non-profit, Media Matters for Pakistan, has produced a couple of video programmes on the amendment. In the first video, Bilal Dar, the secretary-general of the […]