LAHORE ( HAFEEZ REPORT ) The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has voiced grave concern over government representatives’ statements regarding trying a key political leader under the cyber crime law. The Commission also expressed serious alarm over some parliamentarians seeking to malign the country’s leading human rights defender forRead More →

LAHORE ( MEDIA REPORT ) As the Senate recently passed a law against cybercrime, the Federal Investigation agency (FIA) has proposed establishment of a special tribunal, purchase of (IT-related) equipment and extensive training of officials of all departments of law enforcement agencies to deal with the new challenge. “The FIARead More →

ISLAMABAD ( MEDIA REPORT ) The Senate Standing Committee on Information Technology maintained that the cybercrime law must protect privacy, ensure the preservation of users’ data and must not hinder the free flow of information. “These three aspects are critical. The cybercrime law is too harsh and can be misusedRead More →

ISLAMABAD( BMZ REPORT ) Finance Minister Ishaq Dar says a draft law is being prepared to subvert cyber-crimes and terrorist financing. Addressing the International Branchless Banking Conference today, he said the draft will soon be presented in the Parliament for proper legislation. Highlighting the significance of branchless banking for theRead More →