Dengue epidemic continues to play havoc, as four more people reportedly died due to this deadly virus, while as many as 1100 more people have been tested positive during the last 24 hours.

As the Punjab provincial government here grapples with the dengue menace, conspiracy theories abound with some blaming the origin of the disease on the American spy agency CIA while others claim it

Secretary Health Punjab, Mohammad Jehanzeb Khan has appealed to all the private hospitals through media to provide data of dengue patients visiting to their facilities to the health department so t

Anarkali and Ichhra are most polluted areas of the provincial capital, reveals a report.


Lahore High Court Chief Justice (CJ) Ijaz Ahmad Chaudhry directed the Water and Sanitation Authority (WASA) to provide clean drinking water to all citizens and expedite the process of installation of water filtration plants on tube-wells.

The chief justice directed the authority to complete the process by June 15.

On Wednesday, the WASA counsel said that tenders had been invited through a pr

Taking part in relief and rehabilitation work in flood-hit areas, FACES Pakistan - a non-profit and non-governmental organisation - has handed over 10 modern houses to affected families in tehsil Kandhkot of district Kashmor, officials of the organisation announced here on Sunday.

During a briefing at the FACES head office in Cavalry Ground, Syed Mubashir Ali, a board member of the organisation

LAHORE (January 25, 2011) : Under the directions of Chief Minister Punjab, Mohammad Shahbaz Sharif, City District Government Lahore (CDGL) has launched privatisation process of solid waste managem

The residents of Haripur District are exposed to the increasing noise and air pollution caused by vehicular traffic especially the tri-wheelers.

ISLAMABAD: To improve public transport system, the government approved Private-Public Partnership Environment Friendly Public Transport system for major urban centres of Pakistan with a total cost of Rs 5 billion, sources told Daily Times here on Saturday.