Media

PAKISTAN AND THE NEW EAST INDIA COMPANY

(Published in Sedaa-Our Voices) “In the infancy of societies, the chiefs of state shape its institutions; later the institutions shape the chiefs of state,” said Charles de Montesquieu. On Pakistan and how its army controls it. Read

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January 23, 2015 Saima Baig Media,Pakistan,Pakistani News Channels no responses

‘News’ is a four letter word

(Published in The Nation Pakistan) My favourite singer Jim Morrison once said, “Whoever controls the media controls the mind.” This is true anywhere in the world but the Pakistani media takes this particular cake. Let’s start with the news channels, which show inane programmes for women in the morning, replete […]

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Saima Baig