World Turtle day: WWF-Pakistan stresses the need for concrete measures for turtle conservation

Common green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) swimming on ground with remora fish on its back. Indo-Pacific Ocean- Photo courtesy WWF-Pakistan Staff Report Lahore, Punjab: On the occasion of World Turtle Day, WWF-Pakistan stressed the need to take concrete efforts to develop an organised conservation strategy for turtles, to conserve the existing population More...

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By Editor On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Climate Change kills more people in Pakistan than terrorism

Photo by Izhar Ullah Izhar Ullah PESHAWAR: Pakistan is among the 10th most vulnerable country in the world to the climate changes, due to which floods, rising of the temperature and drought has been frequent and More...

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, August 28th, 2015

Pakistan most vulnerable to climate change: experts

Abdur Razzaq PESHAWAR: Climate Change is a global phenomenon and like any other country, Pakistan is also vulnerable to global warming; but while the society is yet to show resilience, the authorities concerned More...

By Editor On Sunday, January 25th, 2015

Garbage of KP’s Takht Bhai finds no place

Abdur Razzaq MARDAN, KP: Residents of Takht Bhai, a important town of KP’s district Mardan, use to dump garbage on Takkar Road near Grand Trunk (GT) Road, increase miseries of people, commuters, shopkeepers More...

By Editor On Sunday, August 24th, 2014

Swat admin fails to control deforestation

Tree cutting in Swat By Abdur Razzaq PESHAWAR: Forests in every country help preserve biodiversity, fight climate change and support people‚Äôs livelihood, but despite the benefits, officials in Pakistan have failed More...