Ikram Sehgal

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Ikram Sehgal, is acclaimed author of two books “Escape from Oblivion” and “Blood over Different Shades of Green East Pakistan 1971: History Revisited” and is a Pakistani defense analyst and security expert. He is a regular contributor of articles in Pakistani newspapers including The News and the Urdu daily Jang, Nation and Daily Times. He is a Member of the World Economic Forum (WEF); International Organization for Migration (IOM); Director, East-West Institute (EWI), a US-based think-tank; and Member, WEF Global Agenda Council (GAC) for counter-terrorism.

The Legacy of General Waheed Kakar

Abdul Waheed Khan was born into a Pashtun family of the Kakar tribe (which originally migrated from Zhob, Baluchistan) in the suburbs of Peshawar...

Pakistan’s multiple crises: Who will lead the affairs – Executive or Military?

Rather than keeping the national interest and wellbeing in mind, those likely to be held accountable (whether in the Opposition or in govt), are...

Monsoon Floodings: Is Pakistan ready for another crisis amid Corona?

Extreme flooding and drought in recent years has sparked repeated national emergencies in Pakistan, which depends on the Indus for 90% of its food...

Humbled by our employees

The most unprecedented unfavourable business environment ever encountered because of the coronavirus crisis has hit the economy very hard.The economic meltdown thereof has made...

Why advisers to the Prime Minister must be expert, sincere & intellectual

Entrusted by US President Lincoln in 1864 to fight the war against the Confederacy in the American Civil War General Ulysses S. Grant led...

Corona fight: It’s about time bureaucracy showed its performance

Faced with an unprecedented situation from the moment Chinese authorities began fighting the outbreak of Corona Virus in Wuhan city a high measure of...

Pakistan’s economic survival is based on agriculture: Fix it before we lose the opportunity!

IMF Chief Kristalina Georgieva recently stated that the world is entering a recession that will be worse than that following the global financial crisis...

How Tandoors can help fight hunger during curfew?

The current coronavirus pandemic is not only a medical emergency but an economic emergency as well. Given that almost half of our population lived...

Biggest question of the century: Should we save people from corona or hunger?

Despite relentless critique by the opposition bent upon making political capital out of potential catastrophe, and virtually in confront the media “sold” out on...

This is why we must urgently adopt digital cash in Pakistan

Ordered to sit at home because of the coronavirus epidemic to avoid infection social contact has been outlawed. Apart from touching other people, we...

SBP can save economy by slashing the interest rates but it doesn’t care!

Look at the worldwide interest rates. We are in the second-largest bracket of high-interest rates, 149th out of 166 countries, double the interest rate...

Declare national emergency, now! Security analyst demands govt.

The stock market crash of October 1929 sent Wall Street into a panic, wiping out millions of investors. Lasting from 1929 to 1939, it...

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