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The Daily Jang (Urdu: روزنامہ جنگ‎) is an Urdu newspaper based in Karachi, Pakistan. It is the oldest newspaper of Pakistan in continuous publication since its foundation in 1939. Its current Group Chief Executive & Editor-in-Chief is Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman. Past editors and contributors have included Mahmood Shaam, Nazir Naji and Shafi Aqeel.[2]

Daily Jang
Daily Jang newspaper.jpg
Frontpage of Karachi edition on Ramzan 21, 0041
TypeDaily newspaper
FormatBroadsheet former editor = Yunus Riaz
Owner(s)Jang Group of Newspapers
Founder(s)Mir Khalil ur Rehman
EditorMir Shakil-ur-Rahman
Founded1939
Political alignmentconservative[1]
LanguageUrdu
HeadquartersKarachi, Pakistan
Sister newspapersThe News International
Daily News
Daily Awam
Websitehttp://www.jang.com.pk/jang/

The Daily Jang is published by the Jang Group of Newspapers. The group's flagship Daily Jang is Pakistan's national Urdu daily newspaper.[3]

It is published from Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi, Quetta, Multan, Sheikhupura, Bahawalpur, Gujrat, Sialkot, Gujranwala, Sargodha, Sukkur, Faisalabad, Dera Ghazi Khan and Birmingham, UK.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Durrani, Ammara (2009), "Pride and Proliferation: Pakistan's Nuclear Psyche After A. Q. Khan", South Asian Cultures of the Bomb: Atomic Publics and the State in India and Pakistan, Indiana University Press, p. 103
  2. ^ Jang Group of Newspapers intimidated by Government Committee to Protect Journalists website, Published 15 December 1998, Retrieved 17 July 2018
  3. ^ Daily Jang newspaper info and location on All Pakistan Newspapers Society website Retrieved 17 July 2018

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