Pakistan is always known to have an obsession with history as well as current affairs and one of the earliest news channels to have helped feed this has been Geo News. Geo News Urdu has been one of the most viewed as well as most dependent channels in Pakistan’s television history.
The news channel is a subsidiary of the Geo TV Network who own a whole host of other programs including Geo Entertainment, Geo Kahani etc. Geo News is regarded as one of the most banked on news channels by the majority population of Pakistan. The news channel runs articles and bulletins on regular intervals.
One of the only channels to portray Pakistani news in an unbiased and honest way, Geo News started its test run on Pakistan’s Independence Day, 14th August 2002 before initializing its original broadcast from October the same year.