Writing for us

We encourage you to help us inform people of Pakistan about latest news and updates that affect their lives. You can contribute to this web site in one of the following ways:

Headline News:

If you have access to information about a major news item you can send it to us at editor[at]getPakistan.com or sms to us at 0300.221.0464.  Please use following steps to make your submission via email:

1. In the subject line please mention the location and the nature of the incident. For example, Quetta: blast heard in Bolan Medical College or Faisalabad: Nawaz Sharif visiting load shedding affected areas etc.

2. Please provide your full name, residential address, phone number, facebook page url, and twitter handle.

3. Please attach a headshot of your self if convenient for you. This enables us to appreciate those contributors that have made significant impact on the story.

4. Please mention whether you would like to mentioned as a source in the story or not.

5. In some cases our editors may like to talk to you before including your submission in the news story. Please be prepared for a call.

6. We accept photos, comments, observations, documents and videos for our news stories. Please attach these files with your email.

Opinion & Column Submission:

Please submit your op-ed pieces to editor[at]getPakistan.com

Please write op-ed submission in the subject line of your email.

We welcome submission of opinion pieces covering topic such as Pakistani politics, social issues, foreign policy, economic policy, culture and governance. The write up should be atleast 900 words and not more than 1100 words in length. It should be free from typo-graphic and grammatical errors. We reserve the right to edit the submitted pieces without taking prior approval from the author. We do not guarantee that a piece submitted will be published. But we will inform you once your piece is published on the web site. We do not publish duplicate pieces which means that your write up should be exclusive to us atleast for a week after its publication.

Letters to the editor:

If you would like to comment on any of our opinion pieces, news item or political opinion expressed, please feel free to send your letter to editor[at]getPakistan.com. Please mention “Letter to Editor” in the subject line.