PEMRA bans repeat telecast of Ishqiya and Pyar Ke Sadqay

The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has imposed a ban on the repeat telecast of ARY Digital’s drama serial Ishqiya and HUM TV’s drama serial Pyar Ke Sadqay, saying the action was being taken for carrying content that went against social and religious values. According to a notification issued by the authority, the action was taken under Section 27

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Dawn TV Kills UK’s PM, Asked to Apologise

Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority has issued show-cause notice to Dawn Television after it aired the news of death of United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who was suffering from COVID-19 and was in ICU. According to the notice issued by regulatory body, Dawn TV aired news without any cross verification. The show-cause notice ordered Dawn TV to air an

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Govt has NOT increased Any Electricity Charges – Channel 24 Directed to Apologize, Show Cause Notice Issued

The Govt did NOT increase any electricity tariff. Channel 24 has been served with a show cause notice after the fake news of government increasing electricity charges was aired. The channel has also been directed to air an apology along with showing cause. PEMRA has issued show cause notice to Lahore based channel named 24 news HD for broadcasting fake

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All the Famous Fake-News’ Busted by the Govt So Far

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting had launched a twitter handle – “@FakeNews_Buster” to expose the fake news surfacing on media. The purpose of this account titled FakeNewsBusterMoIB is to notify fake news in electronic, print and on digital media. Government and more specifically ministry of Information and Broadcasting had no platform to report such cases which is why they

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