Silencing journalists, one tweet at a time

Why is the government so concerned about a social media platform that is only being used by about two per cent of the country’s internet users? On July 4th, an organised campaign, #ArrestAntiPakJournalists, began trending on Twitter. Using Tweetbinder, a trend analysis website, Soch Writing...

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What Digital Media ‘Gets Away’ With

A few weeks ago, Talat Aslam, who has been editing The News’ pages for many years, found himself in an impromptu newsroom meeting; the discussion was about using the photograph of a swimmer on broadsheet. The swimmer, female, was photographed in a swimming pool, the only part of her body visible...

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