journalist illegally detained and tortured in Pakistan this year (Imdad Phulpoto of Samaa).
journalists killed in Pakistan this year (Muhammad Jan Sumalani of Daily Qudrat and Daily Talaar; Taimoor Abbas of Samaa).
the number of organizations in the Information and Broadcasting Division (as told to Senate by Information Minister in February 2017).
the number of FM channels in Pakistan.
the number of daily newspapers in Pakistan.
the approximate number of dailies, weeklies and monthlies in Pakistan.
the number of registered publications in Pakistan (as told to Senate by Information Minister in February 2017).
the estimated number of working journalists in Pakistan.
Pakistan Observer, December 17, 2016
We all have favorite daydreams. The ones we reel off on the megaplex screen in our minds at 2:00 am when sleep has done the disappearing act and we are either cricket champions bringing home the World Cup or celebrity singers belting out big hits to an audience of thousands or Oscar winners giving 'thank you' speeches or pre ...Read more...
Urdu language newspaper Nawa-i-Waqt was launched in Lahore in 1942.
During the first seven years (1947-53) of Pakistan, in Punjab alone, 31 newspapers were banned.