The Punjab secretary has issued orders to replace the two-stroke rickshaws with four-stroke ones or to convert the two-stroke into four-stroke.

The twin-city of Islamabad and Rawalpindi may face acute water shortage in the time to come, as the Capital Development Authority (CDA) has failed in making any progress with regard to the much-awa

RAWALPINDI: Polluted and muddy water is being distributed in most parts of the city as the authorities concerned are doing nothing for provision of clean drinking water.

Lahore—Secretary Health, Punjab, Mohammad Jehanzeb Khan has directed the concerned officers to complete first round of larviciding by 25th January 2012 in the risky areas of Lahore, Rawalpindi, Guj

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said the Rawalpindi Environment Improvement Project (REIP) failed to achieve sustainable reduction in environmental degradation and operation of basic urban service

ISLAMABAD: Japanese government has decided to extend financial support of $95,816 to Sanj Welfare Society (SWS) for the provision of potable water supply system in Village Pharel, District Rawalpin

Pakistan Council for Research in Water Resources (PCRWR) Friday revealed that arsenic, a major cause of cancer and kidney diseases was found in seven brands of bottled water.

In response to the request made by Rawalpindi Cantonment Board (RCB) to provide Rs450 million for the on-going multi-million Khanpur Dam Water Supply Project, the federal government on Thursday rel

The decline has benefited the residents of Murree, Rawalpindi and Islamabad where the average price of LPG ranges between Rs118 and Rs130 per kg. - File photo

Environment authorities in Rawalpindi have expressed resentment over government`s decision to launch two mega projects in the city without getting the mandatory environment impact assessment (EIA).