Daily Jang

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