Date archive forNovember, 2014
By Editor On Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

World Toilet Day today: 685,000 Pakistani children died since 2000 due to lack of toilets—WaterAid

By Amar Guriro KARACHI, SINDH: Carrying her ailing daughter in her lap, Kathirah, in her mid thirties, a housewife and mother of seven, has no enough money to take her child to any doctor, so she is treating her More...

By Editor On Monday, November 17th, 2014

Dried freshwater sources force farmers to cultivate crops on sewage in Balochistan

Malik Achakzai QUETTA : Talib Aka lived in Balochistan’s, the militancy stuck province’s Killa Abdullah district. He and his fellow villagers had enough cultivated land before the two decades long drought spread More...

By Editor On Friday, November 7th, 2014

Speakers called for investing in rainwater harvesting in arid areas

PRESS RELEASE KARACHI, SINDH Friend of Indus Forum (FIF) in collaboration with Climate Change Adaptation Project (CCAP) of World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan launched position paper titled ‘Rainwater Harvesting More...

By Editor On Thursday, November 6th, 2014

Three threatened whale sharks saved by WWF-Pakistan trained fishermen

The Nature News KARACHI, SINDH: The local fishermen along the Karachi coast have successfully released three whale sharks in the last week of October, 2014 in the offshore waters of Pakistan, The Nature News learnt More...