August 17, 2017
ISLAMABAD – Senior investigative journalist Asad Kharal has joined BOL News as chief analyst and anchor from ARY News.
He was to go on air later Thursday with a talk show that will be aired Monday through Friday at prime time.
Kharal hosted a prime time current affairs program, Andar Ki Baat, on ARY News Television.
An award-winning journalist, he has to his credit more than 1500 investigative news stories in print, and over 150 breaking news in the electronic media.
He regularly appears as an analyst on different television channels.
He is a recipient of the Illinois Associated Press Editors Association (IAPEA) award in the breaking news category.
Before joining ARY News, he worked for The Express Tribune.
His focus has been mainly to unearth national mega multi-billion-rupee scams, misuse of authority, militancy, terrorism besides a string of other subjects.
Kharal also served at The Post and Daily Khabrian, Daily Times, Aaj Kal, Business Plus, Asas, and Chatan dailies.
Pakistan Observer, February 6, 2017
A study conducted by JournalismPakistan.com and Communications Research Strategies on the economic situation of slain journalists' families and journalists displaced due to security threats.