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Magazines, Radio-TV, webzines: Pakistan
Posted/Updated Sunday, Oct 10 00:00:00, 2004

            Magazines, Radio-TV, webzines: Pakistan


Other media resources In Pakistan


The Friday Times

Weekly edited by Najam Sethi  

Weekly Independent, Lahore 

Newsline, Karachi

 "There`s more to Newsline than just news'" The monthly covers art and culture, clothes and sports, business and the economy, education and health, development and the environment, about trends and lifestyles. "Newsline was born of the refusal of a dedicated band of journalists to toe the line" 

Defence Journal

"The magazine about defence an security-related issues." Published every month from Karachi. Pay by credit card.  

Akhbar-e-Jehan, Karachi

Urdu weekly of the Jang group.  

Phool (Urdu)  


Right-wing Urdu weekly.

Website not available. 


A magazine about the Net.  


Liberal monthly current affairs magazine from the Dawn group.  

Pakistan Link

"Daily Internet Version of the Weekly Pakistan Link published in Los Angeles by Pakistan Link LLC."  

Weekly Kasheer, Rawalpindi

Urdu weekly paper "of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Gilgit and Baltistan."  

Pakistan and Gulf Economist, Karachi  





Radio Pakistan

National broadcaster in Urdu. Two daily news bulletins, in text and RealAudio. English and Urdu. 

Pakistan Amateur Radio Society, Islamabad  

FM100 Pakistan

"9 successful years: The heartbeat of Pakistan." Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore.  

Radio Buraq: Peshawar and Sialkot  

Radio Aap Ki Dunyaa, Washington DC

Urdu service of Voice of America. Serves Pakistan, India and Bangladesh.  

BBC Urdu Service  

Azad Kashmir Radio

Official website not available's list of shortwave stations in Pakistan  tp://


TVRadioWorld's Radio Formats: Pakistan 




PTV: Pakistan Television (government)

PTV 1, 2 and 3, and PTV National  

PTV World News  


ARY Digital Asia

"The Family Channel"  

Indus TV Network

"Pakistan`s first independent satellite channel"  

Indus Plus  

Indus Music

"IM has vigilantly tracked talent and created a vibrant local pop culture."  

Indus News

"With news bulletins in both Urdu and English, it also has the highest volume and quality of pictorial programming, i.e. documentaries, features, magazine shows, issue profiling etc."  

Shalimar TV Network

Website not available 

City Channel

Website not available 


            Websites and e-zines


Hi Pakistan

"News, entertainment and a whole lot more."  



"Chowk is a platform to publish, discuss and debate writings on a variety of issues that are important to the people of India, Pakistan, and other South Asian countries."  

Pakistan Christian Post

Online news centre for Pakistani Christians. Updated Monthly, brought out by the Pakistan Christian Congress.  

Pakistani Hindu Patrika

Internet magazine of Pakistani Hindus. Link currently unavailable:

See cached page.  

Pakistan Web TV by Millat  

Jang Group 

Chitral News

Online newspaper from the Chitral district of NWFP, Pakistan  

Sindh Today

"Covering social and cultural activities of Sindhis all over the world."  


Online news portal.  

Pakistan News Service

"The Pakistan News Service is a pioneer in Internet journalism' PNS is distributed daily via listserv mailing list, ftp sites, gopher, newsgroups and world-wide web sites to readers in six continents in over fifty countries." News, exclusive articles and in-depth coverage of issues relating to South Asia, specifically Pakistan. Audio and video links, interviews, live webcast, features and discussion forum. In English and in Urdu.  

Faridi Network

Pakistani and other news from sources all over the world.  

Pakistan Papers
Latest news headlines from Pakistani newspapers on the web, all on one page for easy viewing. Updated automatically several times a day.

"It's all about Pakistan."  


            News Agencies


Associated Press of Pakistan State-owned news agency.  

Pakistan Press Interntional 

News Network International

"Pakistan's Independent News Service", "the Largest Independent News Agency in Pakistan"  

Kashmir Media Service

"Full-fledged news agency on Kashmir" which gathers "minute-minute developments in INDIAN HELD KASHMIR (IHK)." 


List compiled by Shivam Vij. To add your organisation to this list, or to report dead links, write to



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