USA Today — World/ Breaking News
February 2017- August
The News International, Pakistan — Investigative Journalist
Jan 2013 –PRESENT
Investigative Reporting on Corruption, national security, politics, health, Education and Human Rights
The Brunei Times, Brunei — Editor Asia
Sep 2007 – Jan 2013
Edited news stories, designed Asia pages and wrote opinion articles on situation in Asia.
Geo News, Pakistan — Reporter/Assignment Editor
July 2005 – Sep 2007
Covered key national and international issues as TV journalist including US army relief operation in Pakistan northern areas after earthquake
University of Maryland, College Park — Graduate Courses
August 2016 -June
Major: Investigative Journalism, data journalism, broadcast reporting
University of Westminister, London — Graduate Course
Graduate course on leadership, media and good governance.
ISLAMIA University Bahawalpur, Pakistan — Masters in Mass Communications
Jan 2000-degree awarded
Fulbright Hubert H Humphrey Fellowship at University of Maryland, US
Completed graduate courses on leadership, Investigative reporting, Broadcast writing, TV presentation and Feature writing and attended US congress, White House, US Supreme Court and United Nations sessions.
Chevening South Asia Journalism Fellowship, UK (2016): Attended graduate course on media and good governance .
IRE Bootcamp on Computer Assisted Reporting at Missouri School of Journalism (2017)
Learned data journalism tools and computer-assisted investigative reporting techniques
Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN) Fellowship. 2015. Attended global conference in Norway to learn new tools of investigative reporting.
RTI Champion Award for Investigative Reporting 2015 For Investigative reports on health issues using right to information law.