Dunya News live is an Urdu news channel of Pakistan. It was launched on 1st December 2008. Dunya News is a leading news channel of Pakistan which operates under National Communication Services (Pvt) Limited. Channel’s owner name is Mian Amir Mehmood who is famous celebrity of Lahore. He also owns Nation Daily newspaper titled Dunya. Dunya News live generally known for its news bulletins, news headlines, breaking news and latest news, talk shows, comedy shows, religion based programs, sports and weather updates and other entertainment and infotainment based programs.
Dunya tv has it’s headquarter located in Lahore but it also has state of the arts studio in the other major cities of Pakistan. As it is mentioned above that owner of the channel also runs national newspaper with the same name to news channel which helps the channel for gathering news from all parts of Pakistan due its reporter’s networks who have spread in all parts of the country.
Dunya News broadcasting enriched with lot of entertainment and infotainment based programs which are evenly popular among the viewers. Dunya News live categorized his programs into three categories which included with:
Dunya News online presents many political based analysis, talk shows and discussions to make easy to understand the complications of current politics in Pakistan. The channel with the team of professionals provides the platform for the society to come and shares their problems in front of their elected members of Parliament.
Popular talk shows of Dunya News are as under:
Siasat Hai Ya Saazish is the current affair based talk show which is presented on Dunya News live prime time transmission from every Monday to Thursday at 10:05pm. Dr. Moeed Pirzada hosts this show on Dunya News with panel of invited guests from different political parties, professionals, media persons and expert analysts.
On The Front is current issue based talk show which broadcasts on live Dunya News prime time transmission from every Monday to Thursday at 08:05pm. Kamran Shahid hosts this show on Dunya News with a theme of typical talk show in which panel of 3 or 4 guests are invited from field ranging from politics to sports. He is son of famous film actor named Shahid. He has often conducted show in which hundreds of students of universities levels are invited to ask questions directly to their elected members of Parliament.
Ikhtilafi Note is political analysis based programs which is presented on Dunya News live prime time transmission from Friday to Sunday at 08:05pm. Syeda Mehreen Sibtain hosts this show on Dunya News live transmission along with Dr. Babar Awan who participates in the show as an expert analyst. In the program, he mostly talks about government malfunctions, and irregularities in government affairs. Dr, Barar Awan is also a famous lawyer.
Nuqta e Nazar is Dunya News most famous political analysis based program in which experienced journalist Mujeeb-ur-Rehman Shami presents his analysis over day’s top stories. He is Pakistan’s one of most respected journalist who has very polite nature and positive mind. He always tries presents Pakistan’s soft image by discussing about positive developments. Now a days, Salman Haider who is news caster of Dunya News is hosting the show. Before him, First Habib Akram and then Ajmal Jami also have hosted Nuqta e Nazar on Dunya News. The program broadcasts on Dunya News live transmission from every Monday to Thursday at 07:05pm.
Khabar Yeh Hai is political analysis based programs which is enriched with frank, patriotism based and experienced based analysis from an experienced journalist/columnist Haroon-ur-Rasheed. Previous version of Khabar Yeh Hai was presented on morning transmission of Dunya News with different team of analysts and host. Nowadays, Uzma Nauman hosts this show on Dunya News along with Habib Akram and Haroon-ur-Rasheed who participate in the show as an analyst.
Dunya News presents many entertainment based programs which are equally popular along with other political based programs of Dunya News among the viewers of Pakistan. These programs are purely based on fun and family appealing content and cater the taste of all age audiences. These programs are as under:
Mazaq Raat is comedy based program which produces quality based fun and lot of humors. The show is consisting of chit chat with invited guests along with panel of comedians and hosting panel. Nauman Ijaz hosts Mazaq Raat on Dunya tv live along with co-host Mohsin Abbas Haider. Samiah khan who is famous astrologer participates in the show to disclose some hidden facts of guests invited in the show with her astro knowledge. Jawad Wasim, Iftikhar Thakur, Sakhawat Naz and Amanullah are included in the comedian panel of Mazaq Raat. Show broadcasts on Dunya News from Monday to Wednesday at 11:05pm.
Hasb-e-Haal is political satire presented on Dunya News from Thursday to Sunday at 11:05pm. The show is consisting of hilarious overviews of famous stage actor Sohail Ahmed who participates in the show as a “Azizi”. Junaid Saleem hosts this show along with Najia Baig who is co-host of Hasb-e-Haal. Junaid Saleem is a famous journalist and chief editor of daily Sahafat newspaper. In the show generally issues of laymen are discussed with other interesting news and videos. At the end of the show Azizi appears in a getup of famous celebrity from politics, media and society.
Dunya News broadcasts quality based religious programs in which in-depth and easy to understand explanation of the message of Holy Quran is provided. Also these programs shed light on the basic concept of Islam.
Peyam-e-Subh is the only religion based program of Dunya News which broadcasts on every morning at 07:05am. The show is enriched with thoughtful information about the true message of Islam. Most respected religious scholars are invited in the show who presents the soft image of Islam. Holy Quran is recited and explained easy to understand way to spread the message of Holy Quran as far as it can be. Aneeq Ahmed hosts this show along with panel of most respected Islamic scholars.
Dunya News is available both on local cable and satellite and reaches almost everywhere in Pakistan and outside Pakistan. Dunya News can also be seen on internet on its official website as well as on shaamtv.com.