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53% of Sindh Suffers from Waterlogging and Salinity

PAR Sep 13, 2017 0

While waterlogging and salinity remain major issues across the country, the most terribly affected province in the country that faces these twin issue...

Managing water resources

par Sep 5, 2017 0

WATER resources are becoming increasingly defenceless the world over as a result of intensified demand arising from increasing population, the need fo...

Water shortage delays cotton sowing in South Punjab

PAR May 16, 2017 0

The acute water shortage in the canals emanating from Chashma and Taunsa barrages on the Indus river that irrigate south Punjab along with water misma...

Capital may face acute shortage of water by June

PAR Apr 11, 2017 0

The federal capital is more likely to face acute shortage of water by June 2017 as both the Simly and Khanpur dams are not capable to meet the daily w...

Sindh””s water share increased by 12.5 percent: Irsa

PAR Apr 7, 2017 0

The Indus River System Authority (Irsa) in the wake of an unusual increase in inflows in River Jehlum has increased Sindh''''s water share by 12.5 per...

Irsa takes step to supply additional water to Sindh

PAR Mar 24, 2017 0

Indus River System Authority (Irsa) has closed Trimmu and Punjnad canals after extensive discussions with Punjab government aimed at supplying additio...

Irsa rejects accusations of Sindh CM

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

The Indus River System Authority (Irsa) has rejected the accusations of Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah regarding creation of water problems...

Growers warn to launch protest against artificial water crisis

PAR Mar 6, 2017 0

The large number of the small growers and peasants and elected representatives hailing from different towns and cities of district Badin organised an...

Report brings water woes under the spotlight

PAR Feb 4, 2017 0

Former Chairman Wapda Shams-ul-Mulk has said that Pakistan''s policymakers have acted like absentee landlords by considering water as their property a...

Pak using ‘clear ambiguity’ in Indus Water Treaty to not settle water dispute with India: UNDP report

PAR Feb 3, 2017 0

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has said in a report that Pakistan is using the ‘clear ambiguity’ in Indus Water Treaty, 1960, to not...

Parliamentary panel urges government to approach World Bank for setting up arbitration court over Indus Treaty

PAR Jan 21, 2017 0

A joint parliamentary panel on Friday unanimously called upon the government to ask the World Bank to immediately constitute a court of arbitration to...

Honouring IWT in interest of both Pakistan and India: Dar

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

Finance Minister, Mohammad Ishaq Dar said Thursday that it was in the interest of both the countries (Pakistan and India) to continue to honour and im...

Ahsan directs authorities to resolve water shortage in Gwadar

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning, Development and Reform (PD&R) Ahsan Iqbal has instructed relevant authorities to immediately solve the crises of...

Chashma Barrage mussels Researcher finds heavy metals toxicity

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

In an alarming but significant groundbreaking environment research, Punjab University PhD scholar Muhammad Sohail working under the supervision of Dea...

Khawaja Asif briefs Senate body about Indus Water Treaty

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Asif Tuesday said that Pakistan has enough water resources and if these are managed and properly utilised then th...