ISLAMABAD: Senior reporter Waqar Satti has quit Express News TV and joined the yet-to-be published Urdu newspaper Jehan-e-Pakistan.
Satti, who is also the president of Rawalpindi-Islamabad Union of Journalists (RIUJ) was with the Express News for five years.
Earlier in September, Rana Qaisar, former resident editor of Daily Times and Pakistan Today joined the newspaper as editor reporting.
Mahmood Sham heads the publication as the group editor with Rana Tahir the senior editor.
The Jehan Group of Publications of the University of Lahore also intends to launch an English-language newspaper and a television channel later.
Ahmed Ali Khan, former editor-in-chief of Dawn, died in Karachi on 13 March 2007. Born in 1924 in Bhopal, his association with Dawn began in Delhi in 1946 and ended in Karachi in 2004. He also served as editor of the Pakistan Times, Lahore. He was with Dawn for nearly 42 years — 28 of them as editor/chief editor.