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  • 50-kanal government land recovered during anti-encroachment drive in Kohat The district administration on Monday launched a massive drive against encroachment built on the sides of canals in different areas of the district. According to officials of the district administration, the anti-encroachment drive was carried out in Jarma, Sur Gul and Muslim Abad areas during which more than 50 canals of government land was recovered so far....
  • Court dismisses bail application of man threatening right activist on Facebook Police on Monday arrested a young man for threatening right activist Gulalai Ismail on internet after a local court dismissed his pre-arrest bail application. The accused, Hamza Khan, had allegedly posted a video on his Facebook timeline inciting violence against social activist Gulalai Ismail on the basis of religion and Pakhtun culture. In the video, the accused had alleged that Gulalai Ismail caused damage to Islam and Pakhtun culture....
  • JUI-F chief terms Naqeebullah’s death as ‘state terrorism’ Chief of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam - Fazl (JUI-F) Maulana Fazl ur Rahman on Monday went to the residence of Naqeebullah Mehsud, who has been killed in a fake encounter by Karachi police and condoled his death with the bereaved family. The maulana expressed his deep grief with the victim’s family and said the extrajudicial killing had shaken the entire nation....
  • Mardan district government announces Rs2 million assistance for Asma’s family District nazim Himayatullah Mayar on Monday, announced Rs2 million financial assistance for the family of four-year old Asma, who had been murdered after being raped by unknown criminals. The district nazim moved a resolution in the district council meeting which held here on Monday. It was revealed in the meeting that Asma’s rape and murder was not the only case that took place in Mardan during the recent past. The council was informed that four other minor girls – Shab Noor, Maryam, Haseena and Shabnam, were raped and killed in separate incidents that happened in different parts of the district....
  • Nadra authorities asked to beef up security at mega center The administration of the Nadra mega center has been directed by the local police to put in place certain security measures to avoid any untoward incident. In a letter addressed to the director of the Nadra mega center situated on the main University road in Tehkal area, the local police has pointed out certain flaws in the security mechanism adopted by the center. Police suggested to the Nadra authorities to construct boundary wall and fix barbed wire over it within a fortnight....

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An Internship Opportunity at Tribal News Network

An Internship Opportunity at Tribal News Network
June 27, 2016

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Tribal News Network (TNN), an online and  radio news organisation,  is offering an internship opportunity for graduate students who intend to make career in Journalism. This opportunity is now open for interested candidates.

TNN will provide college and university students the opportunity to gain practical on-the-job experience by working as a journalist intern. The purpose of the journalism internship is to help train a new generation of radio journalists. During the internship period, interns will get rigorous, hands-on training in radio news journalism, both on-air and online, including writing, reporting, producing and editing.

RESPONSIBILITES
Interns will work six hours a day at the main TNN office in Peshawar. They will work alongside TNN reporters and editors to deliver prompt, accurate and balanced news reports on the most important events happening in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA. Interns will be expected to generate their own story ideas appropriate for radio and online news bulletins and follow their stories through to completion, supervised by a TNN editor. They might also assist reporters and editors in researching stories and other assignments.

REQUIREMENTS
Interns should be self-starters who understand the needs of TNN’s growing audience on radio and online platforms. Prior broadcast experience will be useful but is not required. Candidates should have a demonstrated interest in news as well as the ability to work independently and under deadline pressure. Fluency in written and spoken Pashtu is essential as TNN broadcasts only in Pashtu.

PAYMENT AND DURATION
Interns will be paid a monthly internship fee. Three-month internship will start on July 11, 2016 and end on October 10, 2016.

How to Apply  
Serious applicants should send a resume (CV) to info@radiotnn.com no later than July 08, 2016 along with a covering letter explaining why they want to take part in the internship programme, their current experience and future career plans.

TNN will only contact shortlisted candidates for interview.

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