Afghan Biographies

Noorani, Jalal

Name Noorani, Jalal
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth 1958
Function/Grade Ex Government Official
History and Biodata

Jalal Noorani
Phone: 07981177866

2. Previous Functions:
Anis Editor-in Chief
Senior adviser to the Minister of Information and Culture.(2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 20140122)
Head of Liberty Printing Press (20140924, 20150531, 20161015)

3. Biodata:
Jalal Nurani was born 1958 in Afghanistan. Jalal Noorani Jallal Noorani Jalal Norani hails from Farah Province. He authored a book "art of scoffing" published in 687 pages and printed by the Baihaqi Publishing Institute. (20121127) President Karzai awarded Mir Masjidi Khan Medal to Jalal Nurani. Before being appointed Head of Liberty Printing Press (LPP) Jalal Noorani had worked previously in various posts as editor-in-chief for Zhwandoon Magazine, general director of publication for MoIC, head of translation and writing for MoE, head of social affairs and general director of documents and relations for affairs’ administration of council of ministers. as well as head of publication organization of Anis.
Jalal Noorani was editor-in-chief of (Kochniano) Anis which was founded 1972 , one of Afghanistan's main newspapers. It was printed in Dari and Pashtu.
He came to Australia as a refugee in 1994. His family is scattered, too, in Turkey, Canada and the US. His wife's mother, Naheed, lives alone in Peshawar, Pakistan, hoping to be allowed into Australia one day. Nooranis's familiy lives in Melbourne Flemington in a flat.

He passed away 27 Mar 2017.

He is married and has daughters, Zohra and Zohal.

He speaks Pashtu, Dari and English.

Last Modified 2017-03-28
Established 2014-01-22