The News International, Pakistan

The News International
The News International
Type Daily newspaper
Format Broadsheet
Owner Jang Group of Newspapers
Publisher Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman
Editor Shaheen Sehbai
Founded February 11, 1991
Headquarters Karachi, Pakistan Pakistan
Circulation 140,000
ISSN 1563-9479
Official website

The News International (ISSN 1563-9479), published in broadsheet size, is the largest English language newspaper in Pakistan.[1] The News has an ABC certified circulation of 140,000. It is published from Karachi, Lahore and Rawalpindi/Islamabad. An overseas edition is published from London that caters to the Pakistani community in the United Kingdom and plans are currently underway to start publication in New York City, USA.

The News is published by the Jang Group of Newspapers, publisher of the Daily Jang (جنگ) the largest Urdu language newspaper in Pakistan. Mir Khalil ur Rehman was the founder of the newspaper and his younger son, Mir Shakil ur Rehman, is the present owner.


The regular op-ed contributors for The News include Dr Farrukh Saleem, Ghazi Salahuddin, Talat Farooq, Feryal Ali Gauhar, Dr. Sania Nishtar, Farhat Taj, Tayyab Siddiqui, and Harris Khalique.

See also


External links

  • The News International official website
  • Jang Group official website
  • The News Profile at APNS

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