Posts Tagged ‘ Javed Chaudhry ’

Why do Pakistani columnists make up history?

Feb 5th, 2014 | By | Category: Urdu Media

Urdu columnists don’t let facts get in the way of a good story. That is the lesson taken from Professor C M Naim’s latest piece for Express Tribune, ‘Why do Pakistani columnists make up history?’ which examines recent works of several prominent columnists including Abdul Qadir Hasan, Javed Chaudhry, Dr Safdar Mahmood, and Orya Maqbool Jan. Each was found to have […]

جاوید چودھری کا شرمناک اردو کالم

Apr 3rd, 2012 | By | Category: Daily Express, Express News, Urdu Media, اردو

جاوید چودھری اردو اور پاکستانی میڈیا کی ایک بلاشبہ مشہور ہستی ھیں۔ ایکسپرس نیوز کے پروگرام کل تک کے اینکر ھونے کے ساتھ ساتھ وہ زیرو پوائنٹ نامی کالم ایکسپریس کے ہی اردو اخبار میں بھی لکھتے ھیں۔ اس بات میں کوئی شک نھیں کہ چاھے لوگ انھیں زاتی طور پر پسند کریں یا نا […]

جاوید چوھدری کا افسوسناک رویہ

Oct 7th, 2011 | By | Category: Express News, اردو

جاوید چوھدری اپنے پروگرام کل تک کے ابتدائی حصے میں حزارہ میں ھونے والے افراد کے قتل پر تبصرے کے بجائے اس بس ڈرایور کی زیادہ تعریف میں مصروف رھے جو ان کی لاشوں کو ھسپتال لے کر گیا۔ نیچے دی گئ کلپ ملاحضہ کیجیے   پروگرام کا ابتدائی حصہ دیکھ کر یوں لگتا […]

Bhutto, Sheikh Mujib and Hamid Mir – II

Apr 29th, 2011 | By | Category: Conspiracy Theories, Jang

As we explained a few days ago, Hamid Mir claims that America “masterminded” assassination of Sheikh Mujib even though the source he presented suggests the opposite. Today we will examine the other part of Hamid Mir’s conspiracy theory which is that America also “masterminded” the death of ZAB. Hamid Mir’s claim appears to rest on […]

Ayesha: Javed Chaudhry’s Blatant Distortion of Facts

Feb 7th, 2011 | By | Category: Blogs, Daily Express

Excellent fact checking by Ayesha! Cross-posted from her blog Sharp Perceptions. The reading of Javed Chaudhry’s op-ed ‘Beech Ka Rasta’ (The Middle Way), printed in the February 4th Urdu newspaper Daily Express, made me realize that the media in general and the Urdu press in particular is so much bent on molding the public opinion […]

Media Hostility – Entertainment or Incitement?

Jan 29th, 2011 | By | Category: Ethics, Samaa TV

The past two days we have looked at two subjects that might seem unrelated, but actually have quite a bit in common: Meher Bokhari’s treatment of Salmaan Taseer and the theory of ‘Amusing ourselves to death’. These two seemingly unrelated items are connected by the common bond of entertainment and influence. A question must asked […]