Daily Pakistan

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Daily Pakistan
Daily Pakistan Logo.jpg
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 editor.[1][2][3]

Daily Pakistan is currently published from Lahore, Karachi, Islamabad, Multan and Peshawar simultaneously.[1]


This Lahore-based daily was started in December 1997 by Akbar Ali Bhatti.[4] This was the first newspaper of Pakistan that came in a colored form. He suffered hardships and was put behind the bars due to some clashes with the government during the time. The newspaper was then handed over to Mujeeb ur Rehman Shami. Prior to taking over Daily Pakistan, he was Editor-in-Chief of the Weekly Zindagi, Lahore. Mujeeb also served as President, Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors (CPNE) in 2002.[5]


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  1. ^ a b c Shami deplores NAB move to seek details about ads Dawn (newspaper), Published 29 July 2019, Retrieved 5 June 2020
  2. ^ (Associated Press Of Pakistan - APP) Journalists visit Overseas Pakistanis Commission (OPC) The Nation (Pakistan newspaper), Published 24 November 2017, Retrieved 5 June 2020
  3. ^ Daily Pakistan (newspaper) on the List of National newspapers in Pakistan w3newspapers.com website, Retrieved 6 June 2020
  4. ^ Butt, Muhammad Bilal (8 February 2021). "16 English newspapers published localy in Pakistan". Pakistan Times. Youth Publishers. Retrieved 22 February 2022.{{cite news}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  5. ^ CPNE meets secretary information Dawn (newspaper), Published 13 July 2002, Retrieved 6 June 2020
  6. ^ Tributes to Majid Nizami on 89th birthday The Nation (Pakistan newspaper), Published 4 April 2017, Retrieved 6 June 2020
  7. ^ Profile of Mujeeb-ur-Rehman Shami on tv.com.pk website Retrieved 6 June 2020
  8. ^ "The People | Vehari". vehari.punjab.gov.pk. Retrieved 13 March 2022.

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