Beena Khan


Beena Khan started her journalistic career with an English morning daily, working and writing for different departments. She wrote on political economy, women’s issues, international issues before moving on to head the international desk. She then shifted her attention towards the electronic media, as a News Presenter and Reporter, she always had a flair for stories, and especially crime related stories. She has been part of the launching team of SAMAA, as a News Presenter and Anchor, and then she moved into production. She produces and hosts SAMAA’s longest running and pioneer in Crime Shows – Crime Scene.

Beena is an avid reader and always wants to learn new things and techniques and as a result she among her other many talents is a certified International Trainer of Trainers in communication skills, corporate communications, strategy planning. She got her certification from Germany. “Crime Scene” can be seen on Monday – Thursday at 05:05 PM.


Paras Jahanzeb


Born in Hyderabad, Paras Jahanzeb has a distinctive personality coupled with anchoring experience for half a decade.

She’s already anchored programs on Samaa TV previously. Her anchoring career started in December 2004. She has done her Masters in political science.

Paras Jahanzeb is hosting Samaa’s flagship prime time program “News Beat” which will be aired every Friday – Sunday at 10.03pm -11.00pm


Abida Hamid


Abida Hamid has been associated with the print, electronic media and advertising agencies for many years. She has worked as a journalist for a national English daily. She has also worked as a content producer and anchor for different current affairs shows and live transmissions and worked as a Creative Director for some leading ad agencies.

She has special interest in social issues, women rights, legal jurisprudence and research based projects. Watch her every Monday at 23:05 on Samaa TV fighting for justice only on Court Number 5.