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Mashriq employee shot dead in Mardan     Two journalists gunned down in Quetta     PFUJ reunification committee meeting on September 21     Kidnappers free American journalist     Courageous and Ethical Journalism Award for Asma Shirazi     Afghanistan orders New York Times reporter to leave     IFJ condemns brutal murder of American journalist    

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Mashriq employee shot dead in Mardan

ISLAMABAD: A 28-year-old employee of Urdu daily Mashriq was shot dead outside his office on Friday, Dawn reported Saturday.


Ihsan Ali, worked as an assistant to the bureau chief in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Mardan district.


The paper said three men on a motorcycle arrived when Ali was standing in front of his office. One of them fired three shots to Ali's head. The assailants then fled the scene firing shots in the air.

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Two journalists gunned down in Quetta

QUETTA: Undientified assailants gunned down two journalists and an accountant at the Online International News Network in Quetta on Thursday.

 

Bureau Chief Irshad Mastoi (pictured), reporter Ghulam Rasool and accountant Muhammad Younas were killed in the brazen attack.

 

According to reports, the incident took place in Kabirwala Building on Jinnah Road where the attackers opened indiscriminate fire killing G

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Kidnappers free American journalist

Al Qaeda-linked militants in Syria on Sunday freed an American writer missing since 2012 following what officials said were efforts by the Gulf Arab state of Qatar to win his release.


U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said in a statement that Peter Theo Curtis had been held by Nusra Front, al Qaeda's official wing in Syria whose rivalry with militant group Islamic State has fueled war among the insurgents themselves.


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Courageous and Ethical Journalism Award for Asma

ISLAMABAD: Television talk show host Asma Shirazi has won the 2014 Peter Mackler Award for Courageous and Ethical Journalism. The award ceremony will take place at National Press Club in Washington DC on October 23, 2014.

 

Asma is a popular anchor currently associated with DawnNews Television which she  joined from Samaa TV in August 2012. She has also previosuly worked for Geo and ARY channels. According to http://www.pmaward.or

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Afghanistan orders New York Times reporter to leave

KABUL: Afghanistan on Wednesday ordered a New York Times correspondent to leave the country after he wrote an article saying government ministers and officials were th


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The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has expressed its deep shock following the appalling beheading of US journalist James Foley, who went missing in Syria in 2012.

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IFJ, PFUJ concerned over political violence targeting journa

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) are concerned at incidences of violence being directed at media workers, particul


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Islamic State beheads US journalist

BAGHDAD: Islamic State insurgents released a video on Tuesday purportedly showing the beheading of US journalist James Foley, who went missing in Syria nearly two years ago.


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Dawn appoints ombudsman

ISLAMABAD: Dawn has appointed an internal ombudsman to address any readers complaints, becoming only the second newspaper in the country to do so.


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Sami resigns from Dunya TV

ISLAMABAD: Sami Ibrahim, host of program Top Story on Dunya News Television has resigned.


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Photojournalist's killer sentenced to death

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its affiliate Afghanistan Independent Journalist Association (AIJA) have welcomed the verdict against the killer


BOL launch delayed

ISLAMABAD: BOL News Television launch has been delayed until October, a JournalismPakistan.com source says.

 

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