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PPCUK Elections 2018-19 Schedule Announced

PPCUK Elections 2018-19 Schedule Announced
London: Executive Council of Pakistan Press Club UK has announced the schedule of Annual Elections of Pakistan Press Club UK for the year 2018-19. Meeting was chaired by President Arshad Rachyal while Mussarat Iqbal being Acting General Secretary conducted the proceedings. This was the first time that this meeting was held virtually with the consent of all EC Members. Following... Read More

PPCUK Welcomes Senior Journalist from KPK

PPCUK Welcomes Senior Journalist from KPK
Bradford: Pakistan Press Club UK (Yorkshire Branch) arranged a reception in honor of senior journalist of KPK Yousaf Jan atimzai, who was on visit to the UK. President of Pakistan Press Club UK Arshad Rachyal, President PPCUK Yorkshire Shakeel Anjum Rajpoot, President Sheffield Branch Shafqat Mirza are stood beside other senior members of the Press Club Majid Nazir, Ishaq Chaoudhary,... Read More

Pakistani Media is the backbone of Vibrant Society

Pakistani Media is the backbone of Vibrant Society
London: “Journalists in Pakistan are facing great threat from state institutions who want to gag the press freedom. We would not allow state to do it as journalists are the backbone of our vibrant society”. “The state institutions are trying to control the media through curtailing their advertisements, hampering the distribution of newspapers and taking off-air those television channels who... Read More

Protest Call to save Journalism in Pakistan

Protest Call to save Journalism in Pakistan
London: Pakistan Press Club UK has called a protest to show solidarity with Pakistani media persons. The Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists has given a nationwide call for protest on Oct 9 against mass-scale retrenchments in the media, non-payment of salaries, unannounced censorship by state institutions, intimidation of journalists by state actors and registration of treason cases against journalists. Pakistan... Read More

President PPCUK Arshad Rachyal visits NPC Islamabad

President PPCUK Arshad Rachyal visits NPC Islamabad
Islamabad:  President Pakistan Press Club UK Arshad Rachyal visited National Press Club Islamabad during his recent homeland tour. Secretary General of NPC Shakeel Anjum and Former Secretary PFUJ Fouzia Shahid welcome the delegation. Upcoming elections of PPCUK and 10 years celebration were discussed while NPC Secretary assured that a special delegation would participate those celebrations in London. First Woman Secretary... Read More

PPCUK Honours Four Courageous Journalists who Confronted Military Dictatorship

PPCUK  Honours Four Courageous Journalists who Confronted Military Dictatorship
London: Pakistan Press Club UK arranged a seminar in London, to mark and respect the courage of four of its Pakistani journalists. Nasir Zaidi, Khawar Naeem Hashmi, Iqbal jafri and Masudullah Khan, who were all convicted on the 13th of May 1978, in Pakistan for criticising the government of its military dictatorship by Army General Zia Ul Haq. During Pakistan’s... Read More

Oath Taking Ceremony of PPCUK 2017-18 held in London

Oath Taking Ceremony of PPCUK 2017-18 held in London
London: The Oath Taking Ceremony of Pakistan Press Club UK Executive Committee was held at the Royal Nawab in London. The oath taking ceremony has become a vital symbol of upholding peace, justice, fairness and is seen as a crucial process in maintaining the integrity of the board, who solemnly declare that they will uphold values and standards in line... Read More

PPCUK: Protests for Media Workers Rights Movement

PPCUK: Protests for Media Workers Rights Movement
London: PPCUK members across the country along with the board, took to the streets of London, in freezing cold weather protesting against unfair treatment of journalists in Pakistan.  Demonstrations were held infront of the Pakistan High Commission in London. PPCUK’s international role is to support fellow journalists in Pakistan, to raise awareness against measures that fundamentally seek to undermine journalists... Read More

NPC Islamabad and PPCUK signs landmark agreement

NPC Islamabad and PPCUK signs landmark agreement
LUTON: National Press Club Islamabad and Pakistan Press Club UK have signed a landmark agreement under which members of PPC UK will receive all benefits and privileges (except the right to vote) which the members of NPC are enjoying in Pakistan. National Press Club President Shakil Anjum and Pakistan Press Club UK’s newly-appointed President Arshad Rachyal signed this agreement at... Read More