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Case Of Reham Khan ‘Fake’ Journalism Degree

Reham Khan is a British Pakistani journalist. She currently hosts talk show The Reham Khan Show on Dawn News. She is married to politician and former cricketer Imran Khan. Broadcast journalist and wife of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Wednesday dismissed British daily, Daily Mail, for calling into question a journalism course she is said to have registered for.

Case Of Reham Khan 'Fake' Journalism
Case Of Reham Khan

Born: April 3, 1973 (age 42), Ajdabiya, Libya
Spouse: Ijaz Rehman (m. 1993–2005)
Education: North Lindsey College
Children: Inaya Rehman, Sahir Rehman, Ridha Rehman
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Case Of Reham Khan

A British newspaper on Wednesday called into question the educational qualifications of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman’s wife Reham Khan. Reham kicked off her career at the BBC after studying a postgraduate course in Broadcast Journalism at North Lindsay sic College, in Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, according to her own official website.

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Case Of Reham Khan

LONDON Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan’s wife, Reham Khan’s personal website states that she won her post as a reporter on the BBC regional show South Today after starting a postgraduate course ‘in Broadcast Journalism at North Lindsay College’, in Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire.

Case Of Reham Khan 'Fake' Journalism Degree
Case Of Reham Khan

However, according to officials at North Lindsey, it has never offered such a course, reported The Daily Mail. Furthermore, they can find no record of anyone bearing Khan’s name or age ever having enrolled.
We do not have anyone by those names or date of birth having attended this college says a spokesman. We have never done a degree in broadcast journalism.

Case Of Reham Khan
Case Of Reham Khan

This was revealed by the same journalist, Sebastian Shakespeare, who disclosed the PTI Chairman’s marriage to Reham.

Reham categorically denied the baseless allegations on her academic qualifications by the UK based newspaper terming it a story not based on facts and lacking reporting legal work.
“We do not have anyone by those names or date of birth having attended this college,” says a spokesman. “We have never done a degree in broadcast journalism.”

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Case Of Reham Khan

Reham was not available for a comment and is yet to refute the allegations against her.
This is not the first time that Reham has found herself in the centre of a controversy. Earlier, the Mail Online had reported that in an interview with a Pakistani journalist, Reham alleged that she was a victim of domestic violence during her first marriage. Her former husband, Dr. Ijaz Rehman, who is a psychiatrist, denied all charges and said, “I have never lifted hands on anyone. Domestic violence is a very serious offence”.

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Case Of Reham Khan

The British News paper which first disclosed the news of her marriage with PTI Chief Imran Khan now revealed the news about her qualification, saying that Reham Khan has not been truthful about her qualification.

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Case Of Reham Khan

Further, the college denied enrolling any student by the name ‘Reham Khan’. They claimed that they have never done a degree in broadcast journalism.However, PTI leaders have however denied the media reports and said Reham will herself clarify this issue.

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Case Of Reham Khan

This was revealed by the same journalist, Sebastian Shakespeare, who disclosed the PTI Chairman’s marriage to Reham.

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