Aaj News was initially started on 23 March 2005 by the Business Recorder Group. The Business Recorder Group is one of the most prominent media conglomerates in Pakistan, which, in the 40 years of its history, has attained tremendous success and enjoys leadership position in every one of its ventures.
As Aaj News was the first television network to have an earth station in Pakistan, it provides flexibility and control in responding to local and international events. AAJ News caters to all tastes by providing four programming features in the form of news, current affairs, entertainment and infotainment. It broadcasts directly to the AsiaSat satellite with a footprint of over 60 countries.