The Nation is an
English-language newspaper in Pakistan.
is published by Majid Nizami
by Shireen M. Mazari
. Mazari replaced Arif Nizami on 7
September, 2009 who was earlier sacked by his uncle and the Waqt
Media Group editor-in-chief and pulisher Majid Nizami..
The roots of The Nation trace back to 1940 when Nawa-i-Waqt was
formed. The English paper itself was launched towards the end of
1986 by Arif Nizami. The Nation is internationally the most quoted
Pakistani newspaper. The Nation rivals two Karachi-based
dailys, Dawn and The News International
It also provides a special daily feature section, The Nation Plus,
which covers the world of glamour, showbiz, entertainment, the
performing arts, and literature, as well as a special Young Nation
section for the younger reader, and a special Log On section for
those interested in IT.
- "Shireen Mazari replaces Arif Nizami as Editor The
Nation" Daily Times, 8 September, 2009