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Shakil Durrani
Shakil Durrani

  • June 22, 2019

    Water heroes

    Much has been written on ‘unlikely heroes’ in diverse fields. I wish to recall for posterity a few who left their mark on the water sector in...

  • May 23, 2019

    The Korean model

    Pakistan’s economic conditions remain dire but there is hope. It is time it looks East for inspiration. Had we looked East decades back we could...

  • May 16, 2019

    Districts in decay

    Of the three tiers of government in Pakistan the lowest one is the revenue/administrative districts. This, sadly, also remains the lowest priority...

  • March 20, 2019

    Bleak future ahead

    Raw emotions aside, hopes for a prosperous Pakistan in the years ahead look rather bleak. We may continue to be allotted an identified space on the...

  • October 22, 2018

    A tale of two dams

    Financing the Diamer Basha Dam and Mohmand Dam should never be seen as obstacles. We know that money is never the major constraint; poor resolve is...

  • July 18, 2018

    From crisis to consensus

    The efforts being made to open the debate on the Kalabagh Dam are laudable. There are undoubtedly some problems. But these aren’t challenges that...

  • August 20, 2017

    A farewell to Dr Pfau

    The white in the flag may acquire greater meaning as Pakistan turns seventy. Let’s not lose Dr Ruth Pfau’s legacy. Let’s make a...