Introduction

Asma Chaudhry is a female journalist and television anchor. She joined Dawn News as Deputy Editor Research and Analysis and Senior Anchor. She is hosting a daily prime time show, Target Point, at 8pm, on Dawn News.

Asma Chaudhry


Professional Achievements


Asma Chaudhry is a female journalist and television anchor. She joined Dawn News as Deputy Editor Research and Analysis and Senior Anchor. She is hosting a daily prime time show, Target Point, at 8pm, on Dawn News.

Asma Chaudhry has been associated with the field of journalism for 10 years. She started her career as Sub Editor in Jang Group of News Papers, Asma soon got associated with the state television and worked there as a producer. She was the recipient of PTV award for program Vision Pakistan in 2003.

Later she worked with the top rated channels of Pakistan as a producer and then anchored Program ‘Parliament Cafeteria’ from parliament with prominent political personalities of Pakistan. As special diplomatic correspondent she covered the Agra summit, SAARC summit, US Presidential Elections 2008 and also visited for special assignments in USA, UK, India, Germany, Srilanka, Afghanistan and Bangladesh. Ms Chaudhry has also participated in IVL program by state department USA on Documentary Productions and Film Making.

Previously she was anchor on Dunya News in program “In Session” with Asma Chaudhry.

Asma has the distinction of being the first female Pakistani journalist who went to Afghanistan in 2005 for field reporting and interviewing the Taliban. She was awarded the Best Female Anchor, Current Affairs, at the Pakistan Media Awards 2011