ISLAMABAD - Shakeel Anjum, President of National Press Club speaks at a seminar on 'Providing security to journalists through legislation', at the National Press Club. The seminar was organized by NPC and Freedom Network. - Photo courtesy NPC
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Pakistan Observer, November 1, 2016
Donald Trump's recent press conference became an issue only because the White House press corps are a largely elitist and spoilt bunch, rotten and accustomed to having the inside track. And because they don't support each other. In that lies the fourth estate's problem.
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On 18 April 1959 the Pakistan Times was taken over by the military government of General Ayub Khan.
Salamat Ali, a Pakistani correspondent of the Hong Kong-based Far Eastern Review, was sentenced to one-year by a military tribunal on 29 November 1979 in Rawalpindi. Arrested on 13 November, Mr Ali, 45, was brought to the military court in chains where a major passed the sentence. The reporter was found guilty for writing an article – An Upheaval is Forecast – on the volatile situation of Balochistan. It was published on 19 October 1979.