Daily Jang

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Daily Jang
Daily Jang newspaper.jpg
Frontpage of Karachi edition on January 1, 2015
Type Daily newspaper


former editor = Yunus Riaz
Owner(s) Jang Group of Newspapers
Founder(s) Mir Khalil ur Rehman
Editor Nazir Leghari
Founded 1939
Political alignment conservative[1]
Language Urdu
Headquarters Karachi, Pakistan Pakistan
Sister newspapers The News International
Daily News
Daily Awam
Website http://www.jang.com.pk/jang/

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.

The Daily Jang is published by the Jang Group of Newspapers. The group's flagship Daily Jang is Pakistan's national Urdu daily newspaper.[2]

It is published from Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi, Quetta, Multan, Sheikhupura, Bahawalpur, Gujrat, Sialkot, Gujranwala, Sargodha, Sukkur, Faisalabad, Dera Ghazi Khan and Birmingham, UK. The Daily Jang has a circulation of over 800,000 copies per day.[citation needed]



  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. ^ http://www.apns.com.pk/member_publication/index.php, Daily Jang newspaper info and location on All Pakistan Newspapers Society website, Retrieved 6 Sep 2016

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