|Launched||23 March 2005|
|Owned by||Business Recorder Group|
|Picture format||4:3 (576i, SDTV)|
|Slogan||Pakistan Ki Awaz(Voice of Pakistan)|
|Sister channel(s)||Play Entertainment, Aaj Entertainment|
About AAJ NEWS:
Aaj News is a 24-hour Pakistani news television channel. The word Aaj in English means “Today”. It is a privately owned Urdu language TV station which covers national and international news.
Channel and its programmes:
Aaj News was at first began on 23 March 2005 by the Recorder Television Network (Business Recorder Group).
The Business Recorder Group is a standout amongst the most conspicuous media aggregates in Pakistan, which, in the 50 long periods of its history, has accomplished gigantic achievement and appreciates authority position in each one of its endeavors.
The broad reach to the leaders has given the Business Recorder Group significant impact and a unique pertinence to the past, present, and fate of Pakistan.
The Business Recorder Group has some expertise in specialty organizations that are exceptional in the nation, which incorporate the leader Business Recorder newspaper, Apex Printery, the most refined printing office in the nation that is the main other association separated from the Government of Pakistan that has the ability and expert to print anchor money related and lawful papers in Pakistan, e-progression, Pakistan’s biggest hello there tech data arrangements supplier, and the Recorder Television Network comprising of Aaj News, Aaj Entertainment and Play Entertainment.
As Aaj News was the principal broadcasting company to have an earth station in Pakistan, it gives adaptability and control in reacting to nearby and worldwide occasions.
AAJ News obliges all tastes by giving four programming highlights as news, current issues, amusement, and infotainment. It communicates specifically to the AsiaSat satellite with an impression of more than 60 nations.
With a tremendous measure of involvement with the Business Recorder Group, AAJ News gives round the clock news scope from around the globe as a team with their accomplice news sources in excess of 100 nations.
Consolidating news detailing with systematic qualities gave by the regarded social and political observers in Pakistan, represents top to bottom and exact ‘Current Affairs’ projects.
Aaj News is maybe Pakistan’s first and final channel that has isolate sections for business news and programming nearby its hourly announcements.
Aaj News is the sensible movement of the Business Recorder’s gathering’s main goal to administer unadulterated data through effectively open mediums.
Broad arranging, crossing more than 2 years, has gone into consummating the channel’s substance, innovation, and tasks. It utilizes in excess of 350 workers and has completely prepared agencies in Karachi, Lahore, and Islamabad.
On 22 April 2007, the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) had served a show-cause see on Aaj News, for airing news, syndicated programs, and different projects on the current legal emergency and debilitated it with a conclusion.
The notice said that the TV channel had abused the Pemra Ordinance in its news, syndicated programs and projects on an issue pending with the Supreme Judicial Council.
The see said that the channel had likewise neglected to create a no-protest testament (NOC) from the outer attention wing of the Ministry of Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage (Pakistan) which was required for the preparing of here and now uplinking permit.
On 23 March 2009, Aaj News was changed over into a 24-hour news channel.