Syed Talat Hussain is a top Pakistani news and current affairs journalist. He has a long history of hosting shows on various Pakistani news channel. He is well known for his in depth analysis, and unique style of hosting. He is considered as the most prestigious and respected hosts on Pakistani news scene. He writes for newspapers as well as appear on various other shows as an analyst.
Currently he is working with Dawn News Tv part of Dawn Media group and Aurora Broadcasting Service. He recently left Aaj Tv as executive director News and Current Affairs. In the past he has written for Newsline, Time Magazine. He also occasionally contributes to India Today. In the international arena he has worked with CNN and ABC as a producer and has done extensive reporting for Los Angeles Times, and the New York Times. In 2008 he started writing columns for The Daily Express.
As a media professional he has vast experience in establishing news and current affairs systems. He established ARY’s Islamabad office and headed the team that launched PTV World News. He has held key positions of Director, News & Current Affairs, with Pakistan Television Corporation, Prime Television (UK) and Telebiz.