Tag Archives: PEMRA


TV anchors Pemra implementation notification Lahore High Court

LHC stops implementation of Pemra’s notification regarding TV anchors

10 October, 2019 2:16 pm 2:16 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Wednesday stopped Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) from taking any action against anchorpersons and implementation of Pemra’s notification preventing TV anchors from giving their opinions during talk shows. A petition filed, senior journalist Arif Hameed Bhatti among others, against the PEMRA’s notification was heard … Read More


Special Media Tribunals, federal cabinet, media tribunals, firdous ashiq awan

Federal cabinet announces establishment of Special Media Tribunals

09 September, 2019 8:59 pm 8:59 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Federal Cabinet has announced to set up Special Media Tribunals to resolve issues relating to Media industry and stakeholders. This was stated in a media briefing by Special Assistant to PM on Information Firdous Ashiq Awan on Tuesday after the federal cabinet meeting. Firdous Ashiq Awan said the media tribunals … Read More


Media, ban, PTM, IHC, PEMRA, PTA, implementation, laws

Media ban on PTM: IHC orders PEMRA, PTA to ensure implementation of laws

05 May, 2019 1:30 pm 1:30 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Islamabad High Court, while hearing a petition seeking a media ban on Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM), ordered the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) and the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to ensure implementation of their laws. The court also sought replies from PTM chairperson Manzoor Pashteen, Dawar, Wazir, lawmakers Mohsin … Read More


Galaxy Broadcasting 92 News Media Group gets news channel’s licence

09 September, 2018 3:02 pm 3:02 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Galaxy Broadcasting 92 News Media Group got another news channel’s licence after offering the highest bid at PEMRA Headquarters on Tuesday. Galaxy Broadcasting 92 News Media Group offered the highest bid in the category of News and Current Affairs and got another licence. The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) had … Read More


New body to be formed after merging PEMRA with Press Council: Fawad Ch

08 August, 2018 3:57 pm 3:57 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Wednesday announced a new, unified regulatory authority is being established to replace the existing Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) and Press Council of Pakistan. This was stated by Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhary during media interaction outside parliament house in Islamabad. He … Read More


SC directs issuance of Chairman PEMRA’s notification within 2 days

06 June, 2018 3:10 am 3:10 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Supreme Court on Wednesday has directed that notification for appointment of Muhammad Saleem Baig as Chairman PEMRA be issued within two days. A three member bench of the Supreme Court, headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar, directed that notification for appointment of Muhammad Saleem Baig as Chairman … Read More


Cable operators demand postponement of DTH for two years

11 November, 2016 8:07 pm 8:07 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Cable Operators Association has demanded the postponement of DTH for two years. Addressing a press conference after a meeting with PEMRA chief Absar Alam on Monday, Cable Operators Association chief Khalid Arain said that DTH is being launched to favor some people. He said that the move was economic murder … Read More