Date archive forJuly, 2016
By Editor On Monday, July 18th, 2016

EPA authorities close three restaurants in Karachi for polluting air

Staff Report KARACHI: In a prompt action, Sindh Environmental Protection Agency (Sepa) initiated in line of Sindh Environment Protection Act 2014 is going to close down three food restaurants in Boat Basin following More...

By Editor On Thursday, July 14th, 2016

WWF-Pakistan expresses serious concern over Deosai Festival

Staff Report Lahore, Punjab: WWF-Pakistan expresses grave concern over the proposed Deosai festival to be held under the aegis of the Tourism Department of Gilgit-Baltistan early next month. Holding such a two-day More...

By Editor On Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Hanging toilet is the only option for River Indus delta women

By Farheen Amna Fareed THATTA, SINDH The sea level rise has submerged several remote fishermen settlements and hamlets scattered along the estuary of River Indus in its delta in Thatta district of Sindh. Several More...

By Editor On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

Losing Ground: River Indus Delta is disappearing, quickly

Farheen Amna Fareed KARACHI, Sindh: Elderly Ishaq Dablo, once a rich landlord, is jobless. Few years back, Dablo settlement Allah Dino Patel village of Thatta’s Hajamro Creek was flourishing and known for cultivating More...