What is PMDA and why are journalists protesting against it?

Ever since Fawad Chaudhry reassumed charge as information minister, the Ministry for Information and Broadcasting has once again started working to establish a new media regulatory authority. The proposal to establish the Pakistan Media Development Authority (PMDA) has met with

New media regulator

The government has decided to repeal all existing media regulations and set up a new body – Pakistan Media Development (PDMA) – to regulate and monitor mainstream and social media. However, the move has been rejected by media organizations as