Resumption of hearing by Lahore High Court of a petition challenging the appointment of Absar Alam as chairman Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA).
Journalist Martyrs Day at National Press Club, organized by Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ); at 3:30 pm.
National Media Conference on Digital Media and Journalist Safety at Institute of Business Administration (IBA) City Campus, Karachi from 8:30 am to 6:30 pm; organized by Center for Excellence in Journalism (CEJ).
International Media Conference, organized by National Press Club and Triple E, Islamabad.
Blindercon LA, Los Angeles, California, United States.
International Journalism Festival, Perugia, Italy.
International Symposium on Online Journalism, Austin, TX, United States.
Online release of the annual publication of Committee to Protect Journalists - Attacks on the Press. The theme of this year's edition is 'The New Face of Censorship.'
Launch of 2017 World Press Freedom Index by Reporters Without Borders at The Washington Post, 1301 K Street NW, Washington DC 20071; from 9:00 am to 10:30 am EDT.
UNESCO Academic Research Conference on Safety of Journalists, Jakarta, Indonesia.
Conference on Narrative Journalism, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Dataharvest, the European Investigative Journalism Conference, Mechelen, Belgium.
World News Media Congress and World Editors Forum, Durban, South Africa.
Global Editors Network (GEN) Summit, Vienna, Austria.
Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) 2017, Phoenix, AZ, United States.
Images and Voices of Hope 2017 Summit, Freehold, NY, United States.
European Conference of Science Journalists, Copenhagen, Denmark.
SPJ Excellence in Journalism, Anaheim, CA, United States.
Future of Journalism, Cardiff, United Kingdom.
International Conference on Journalism & Mass Communications, Singapore.
FIPP World Congress, London, United Kingdom.
World Conference of Science Journalists, San Francisco, United States.
Global Investigative Journalism Conference, Johannesburg, South Africa.
In 1976 Pakistan Television went color.
The declaration of monthly Afkar, Karachi, edited by Sehba Luckhnawi, was cancelled in June 1965, under the Press and Publications Ordinance 1965 on the pretext that the magazine failed to appear consecutively for three months.