Express News is another most watched and popular news channel of Pakistan. It telecasts authentic and verified news through its platform. ‘Har Khabar Par Nazar’ is its most popular slogan that shows its commitment in broadcasting every kind of news and top story occurring worldwide. It caters its news mainly in urdu for its targets audience. So, it is also knows as Express News Urdu. Express Media Group is second largest media group of Pakistan which has made its recognition in catering authentic and reliable news to its viewers that mainly based on political, cultural, social, economic and global issues. Express news paper is also published from Express platform which comes under print media. Its newspaper has been published from different cities of Pakistan like Faisalabad, Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Lahore and Karachi.
Express Networks launched another channel with the name of Express Entertainment which is purely based on Pakistani Dramas and lifestyle programs.
Being authentic and reliable source, People give more weightage to the news of Express news rather than other news channels like Samaa News and Geo News. It broadcasts news bulletin, hourly news and breaking news to update its viewers. So it always has a bird eye view at every news happened in each city of Pakistan. Apart from Pakistan, its broadcast areas include South Asia, Middle East, America, UAE, UK, Ireland and India. You can get express news live streaming by visiting its official website i.e; www.express.pk. Apart from live express news, hourly news, breaking news and current affair news are also available on its official website and according to express officials it is one of the most visited website in Pakistan.
Express TV vision and policy
Express TV is very committed to follow its vision as reflects in its slogan “Har Khabar Par” Nazar” and has clear policy of broadcasting authentic, reliable and trustworthy news to its audience and transmit such news which promote nationalism. Express TV remains unbiased during all controversies occurs in Pakistan. It promotes cultural harmony, brotherhood and patriotism in nation. So Express TV always presents such programs which promote Pakistani culture and refrain from transmitting such contents which is against the PEMRA policy. Express News also conducts program on special occasions to pay tribute to Pakistan Arm forces that are fighting on different Mahaz to protect our homeland.
Express News Live coverage
Express News live does not miss to give live coverage of any event which has Public interest. So, it always stays connected to its reliable sources and media members detained for collecting news and always available in all the major cities of Pakistan like Karachi (Headquarters), Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, Quetta, Mardan, Multan, Gujranwala, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Sukhar and Rahim Yar Khan. Moreover, Express TV has equipped with modern equipments and machinery to broadcast live HD news.
Express News has becomes voice of a layman who has some complaint with someone or government official. So Express TV live provides them a platform through which they could record their agitation to their respondents. It is through Express News live that talented persons are boost up regardless to their profession whether they are sportsman, singer, engineer or student. Express TV Live always encourages them and introduces them in people, so that they can get public fame, if eligible.
It is great honor for the Express News that famous and notable anchors are part of the Express News team which not only give political awareness among the masses but also give information relating to the current affairs issues. Each anchor is known for its show and people eager to watch their show at Express News Live broadcast at nights during different days of the week. These anchors perform their duty by keeping professional approach and remain unbiased while hosting the show.
- Javed Chaudhry - Host of Kal tak
- Imran Khan - Host of Takrar
- Aftab Iqbal - Host of Khabarnaak
- Garida Farooqi - Host of G for Ghareeda
- Mansoor Ali Khan - Host of To the Point
Express News Live presents various programs through its platform for the interest of its viewers. These include political talk shows, fun based talk shows and talk shows based on social issue etc. A list of following is as under:-
- G for Gharida
- Khabardar with Aftab Iqbal
- Kal Tak
- Koe dekhe Na dekhe Shabbir to Dekhe ga
- To the point
- Woh kya hai
Now we discuses each talk show in short:-
G for Gharida
G for Garida is a very popular talk show telecast on Express News. Gharida faooqi is the host of the show who is very talented and energetic host. The show is purely based on current affairs. The format of the show is to invite some guests and ask questions about the current issue. She also takes live calls from someone famous politician and takes his view on a particular issue. This program is telecast on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday on Express News.
Khabardar with Aftab Iqbal
This program is hosted by renowned host Aftab Iqbal who earlier associated with Geo News but now he has become part of the Express News. The concept of the show is to criticize politicians in a hilarious way; current affairs based discussion and analysis on social issue in a light mood. Besides, Aftab Iqbal, other Team members includes Agha majid, Nasir Chinyoti, Honey Albela, Rubi Anam are part and parcel of the show. Their hilarious remarks during the discussion amuse the audience and make the message light to bear. The show is telecast from Thursday to Sunday at 11pm on Express News.
Kal Tak with Javed Chaudhry
This show is hosted by a very famous anchorperson Javed Chaudhry who is also famous for writing columns. Before the start of the discussion, Javed narrates a historical or religious incident relates to ongoing topic and then introduce his guest panels which include famous politicians from different political parties. The show is telecast on Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Sunday at 10:00 pm on Express News.
Takrar is another popular talk show of Express News. This is also a current affairs based talk show. The show is hosted by Imran Khan who conducts a topic based discussion with his guest panel and gives his concluding remarks at the end of the show. The show is telecast on 08:00 P.M. to 09:00 P.M. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday only on Express News.
Koe dekhe Na dekhe Shabbir to Dekhe ga
This show is based on social issue. Ali Rizvi is the host of the show. He narrates a story of terrible incident and exposed the dark face of our society. The incident is dramatized by fake characters so that message can be conveyed easily to its viewers. This is one of the most watched talk shows of Express News. This show is telecast on Tuesday and Wednesday on 07:00PM to 080:00 PM only on Express News.
Darling is a fun based talk show which is hosted by anchor and famous comedian Khalid Abbas Dar. Deputy Darling is another character of the show. Khalid Abbas talks to deputy darling and exposed many inside stories related to Pakistan politics but in a funny style. The concept of the show is not only to entertain audience but also criticize wrong deeds of politicians. This show is telecast on 08:00PM to 09:00PM on Sunday on Express News.
To the point
This program is hosted by Mansoor Ali Khan. He briefly explains his topics which are to be discussed in this show and then introduce his guest panel often belong to political parties. This is basically a political based talk show. He raises several questions during the show before his guest panel to take his view over that. This show is telecast from Friday to Sunday on 10:00 PM on express News.
Woh kya hai
This show is known to be a horror show because this is an attempt to locate super natural things by visiting different places of Pakistan. Sajjad Saleem is host of the show who alongwith his team personally visit places where they have been informed about the presence of super natural creations. This show is presented on the demands of the people as you can imagine its popularity that it has completed its more than 100 episodes but still its popularity increases. This show is telecast on Saturday, Sunday & Monday at 07:00PM on Express News.
Forgoing in view, you can say that Express News has become a leading news channel of Pakistan that caters only verified news to its target audience and people have trust on it.