Date archive forApril, 2016
By Editor On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

‘Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is more vulnerable to extreme weather events’

By Mahwish Qayyum PESHAWAR: Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) is more vulnerable to extreme weather event due to global warming as a result of climate change. Despite suffering with suicidal blasts, armed More...

By Editor On Friday, April 15th, 2016

Sea level rise destroys the delta communities of River Indus

By Rashid Ali Panhwer KARACHI – Climate change triggered sea level rise is reshaping the lives of Indus Delta coastal communities in extremely unfriendly manner by redefining their relationship with the natural More...

By Editor On Friday, April 15th, 2016

Of climate change, land degradation and deforestation in Gilgit

Mehdi Hasan GILGIT: During his childhood, Mohammad Latif used to reach the grazing fields along with his cattle from his village within an hour or so but now it takes him much time to cover the same distance. 53-year-old More...

By Editor On Thursday, April 7th, 2016

The first White-backed Vulture chicks born after 12 year long project

Staff Reporter KARACHI: After running 12-year long programme, the captive breeding programme at Changa Manga forest, that was started in 2005 to secure a viable population of the white-backed vulture Gyps bengalensis, More...