Tag Archives: extremism

Tech, giants, vow, step up, fight, online, extremism

Tech giants vow to step up fight against online extremism

05 May, 2019 9:06 am 9:06 am

PARIS (AFP) – Major tech firms on Wednesday pledged to pursue a range of new measures aimed at stamping out violent extremist content on the internet, amid growing pressure from governments in the wake of the massacres at two New Zealand mosques in March. The “Christchurch Call” was spearheaded by New Zealand’s premier Jacinda Ardern … Read More

New Zealand, France plan bid to tackle extremism on social media

04 April, 2019 9:11 am 9:11 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – In the wake of the Christchurch attack, New Zealand said on Wednesday that it would work with France in an effort to stop social media from being used to promote terrorism and violent extremism. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said in a statement that she will co-chair a meeting with French President Emmanuel … Read More

Ulema PM PM Imran Khan extremism terrorism Imran Khan Shah Mehmood Qureshi

Ulema assures PM for support to eliminate extremism from Pakistan

04 April, 2019 11:02 pm 11:02 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has said that the government will take every possible step to bring reforms in the education sector. Talking to the delegation of Ulema and Mashaikh in Islamabad today (Tuesday), he said a unified education system is very imperative to promote national integration. The Prime Minister said … Read More

Faizabad sit-in case, SC, terrorism, extremism

Faizabad sit-in: SC orders monitoring of elements fomenting terrorism, extr...

02 February, 2019 12:44 pm 12:44 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Supreme Court of Pakistan, while announcing the 45-page verdict on the Faizabad sit-in case, has ordered the federal and provincial governments to monitor the elements fomenting hatred, terrorism and extremism. The court ruled that the action against the protesters who had blocked the roads during the sit-in. “The participants of … Read More

Pakistan, Afghanistan should work together to prevent extremism: US

08 August, 2016 8:53 am 8:53 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – US State Department spokeswoman Elizabeth Trudeau has on Friday said that Pakistan and Afghanistan should work together to prevent violence and extremism. Addressing a press briefing, she said that the US encourages Pakistan and Afghanistan to increase cooperation to counter terrorism. Trudeau drew the attention to what Pakistan Army Chief General … Read More