International Journal of Humanities and Social Science

ISSN 2220-8488 (Print), 2221-0989 (Online) 10.30845/ijhss

E-Journalism in Pakistan
A Waseem Khattak, Muhammad Nasir

Before entrance in new millennium an unbelievable change has taken place in the field pf technology i.e. information technology and this is now known as information and communication technology. And presently around the world are starting to realize that the power of information technology can help them escape poverty. In view of new concept of integration of new technology in our daily life we are trying to help out people through enhance their skills and capacities in the field of information and communication technology. During early 90s very few Pakistanis were aware about the information technology but now every one uses it in their daily lives. In this information and communication technology no one can survive with out the usage of IT. In this new age of information technology every organization uses IT. Tele banking. ATMs and online banking are becoming increasingly popular in the country. With the increase in customers at banks, such facilities improve the quality of services and provides to the clients. Big shopping malls have CCTV cameras, from which crimes are decreased. In media organization use of IT is necessary .Now in the field of journalism new style of journalism is introduced called, cyber journalism journalism, data base journalism, Internet journalism and gives much more names. The aim of this paper is to know about the new journalism, which is emerged with the advent of Information Technology. In west this type of journalism is very popular but what status of e journalism in Pakistan prospects and problems to know the current position and future of it.

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