Daily Pakistan

Daily Pakistan
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TypeDaily newspaper
Editor-in-chiefMujeeb-ur-Rehman Shami
HeadquartersLahore, Pakistan
Circulation500,000+ Language: English, Urdu, Chinese
WebsiteDaily Pakistan Urdu, Daily Pakistan English, Daily Pakistan Chinese

The Daily Pakistan (Urdu: روزنامہ پاکستان‎) is a daily newspaper in Pakistan, published both in Urdu language and in English. Mujeeb-ur-Rehman Shami is its chief or.[1][2] Daily Pakistan is currently published from Lahore, Karachi, Islamabad, Multan and Peshawar simultaneously.


This Lahore-based daily was started in December 1990. During Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto's regime, Mujeeb-ur-Rehman Shami suffered hardships and was put behind the bars. Prior to taking over Daily Pakistan, he was Editor-in-Chief of the Weekly Zindagi, Lahore. He also served as President, Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors in 2002.[3]

The newspaper is known for its writer Hamid Mir who interviewed Osama bin Laden for the Daily in 1997. Asghar Abdullah, Tariq Mehmood Ahsan, and Saleem Shahab[4] have also been contributing articles for Weekly Zindagi Magazine.[5] Nauman Tasleem Khan is web or of the Daily Pakistan.

Daily Pakistan also established an English version of its news publication in 2015, titled Daily Pakistan Global. The section is headed by Waqas Ahmed.


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  1. ^ Journalists visit Overseas Pakistanis Commission The Nation (Pakistan newspaper), Published 24 November 2017, Retrieved 25 November 2017
  2. ^ Daily Pakistan (newspaper) on the List of National newspapers in Pakistan w3newspapers.com website, Retrieved 25 November 2017
  3. ^ CPNE meets secretary information Dawn (newspaper), Published 13 July 2002, Retrieved 25 November 2017
  4. ^ 100 Namwar Khawateen. ISBN 8089714412. Retrieved 12 April 2016.
  5. ^ "Daily Pakstan ePaper – Daily Urdu Newspaper – Roznama Pakistan". Daily Pakistan. 14 December 2014. Retrieved 12 April 2016.
  6. ^ "نسیم شاہد". Daily Pakistan. Retrieved 12 April 2016.
  7. ^ Tributes to Majid Nizami on 89th birthday The Nation (Pakistan newspaper), Published 4 April 2017, Retrieved 25 November 2017
  8. ^ Profile of Mujeeb-ur-Rehman Shami on tv.com.pk website Retrieved 25 November 2017

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