Posts Tagged ‘ exploitation ’

Abbas Nasir on Journalism Ethics

Jan 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Dawn, Ethics

HoshMedia has done a great service to media. They sat down with respected veteran journalist Abbas Nasir (Dawn) to talk about fundamentals of good journalism including the difference between opinion and fact, properly using anonymous sources and intelligence sources, and avoiding traps in the ratings race during times of tragedy. The advice in these short videos is […]

The News Peddles Conspiracies, Political Attacks (Part II)

Aug 5th, 2010 | By | Category: Jang, The News

Akhtar Nawaz pens a tirade of smears and attacks, backed by no facts or evidence but only political anger about the issue of degree accreditation. While his colleague Abdul Zahoor Khan Marwat peddles conspiracy theories, Nawaz simply spills venom on the page. This is the introduction to Akhtar Nawaz’s column in The News of yesterday: […]

The News, Ansar Abbasi Exploit Flood Victims

Aug 2nd, 2010 | By | Category: Ethics, Jang, The News

In a disappointing and callous move today, The News and its star “reporter” Ansar Abbasi use the suffering of KP flood victims to make a bizarre political attack. In yet another example of using its newspaper as a political organization, The News has published as a ‘top story’ an unsubstantiated opinion column – this time […]