KARACHI: Karachi Commissioner Shoaib Ahmad Siddiqui has ordered imposition of penalty as well as other legal actions against builders responsible for chopping off around 250 trees in Gulistan-e-Jau
KARACHI: A total of 10 ‘high-risk’ districts in Sindh, including Karachi, have been identified vis-à-vis the consistent presence of wild poliovirus, it emerged on Sunday.
All marine turtles nesting sites are on Hawksbay and Sandspit beaches.
KARACHI: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has announced a Rs15 billion transport project to be undertaken in Karachi soon under the Green Line bus service on the pattern of the Bus Rapid Transport Syste
A Unicef report disclosed that inaccessibility to some 290,000 (0.29 million) children to immunise them against poliovirus has turned to be a major challenge due to insecurity in Gadap Town of Kara
Islamabad—Residents of twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad have been advised to properly dispose of solid waste at their houses to prevent access to egg-laying female mosquitoes.
Karachi Administrator Rauf Akhter Farooqui said on Wednesday that the district municipal corporations were responsible for disposal of garbage in the city; however, the KMC would support and cooper
Karachi—Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KW&SB) had alleged Karachi Electric for causing interruption in water supply to the inhabitants of Karachi by shedding load deliberately on major water
ISLAMABAD: The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) approved on Thursday 12 development projects with an estimated cost of over Rs440 billion, including Rs310bn for the Kara
The extent of urban air pollution in Pakistan—South Asia’s most urbanized country—is among the world’s most severe, significantly damaging human health, quality of life, and the economy and environment of Pakistan.
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