Pakistan News

    Animal Adaptations To Different Biomes In Pakistan

  • How this Women's Day is different for Pakistan

    The first week of March, 2016 was a big one for Pakistan...

    We lost a big cricket match and won a small one; Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy won her second Oscar for ‘A Girl in the River: the Price of Forgiveness’ to mixed reactions in Pakistan and we passed a bill that has been kicked around in both public and political circles for the past six years...

  • NAB chairman criticises 'unequal' medical facilities for different people in Pakistan

    The NAB chief appeared to be referring to the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) government in Sindh where multiple cases of death due to dog bites have been reported recently along with reports of shortage of the rabies vaccine...

    He, however, urged the people of Pakistan not look at NAB's actions from the perspective of those who are on the accountability watchdog's radar and facing NAB cases...

  • Heavy rains, high animal prices fail to dampen collective qurbani spirit

    KARACHI: Heavy rains and high animal prices have not affected collective qurbani as bookings at various mosques, welfare institutions and madressahs have either increased or remained the same as they were last year...

    They said they have enough room or better arrangements within their mosques and madressahs for animal sacrifice while others are searching for extra spaces in case rains continue on Friday and Saturday...

  • Animal sacrifices, feasts mark Eidul Azha festivities across country

    The majority of Pakistan's Muslims joined the rest of the world in celebrating Eidul Azha on Saturday, with millions offering animal sacrifices and joining friends and families for feasts expected to last the next three days...

    Local authorities in each city and town were issued strict instructions to ensure cleanliness and the timely removal of animal remains after sacrifices were completed...

  • Wildlife dept collecting animal species’ data

    Only the Punjab Wildlife Research Center at Gutwala used to conduct selective habitat researches on different animal species...

    However, according to officials, this initiative will not only help the department in formulation of effective conservation strategies but also provide it with periodical data on increase or decrease in the number of various animal species...

  • Animal rights

    THE biggest problem we have regarding animal rights is that many of us don’t even consider violations to be an issue...

    Stray dogs are ruthlessly killed across the country and entrails of different animals can be seen on roads and streets...

  • Concerns expressed over toxic contamination of animal feed

    ISLAMABAD: The administration of the military farms Okara has expressed concerns over toxic contamination in the animal feed made from genetically-modified cotton seed which it said was deteriorating the health of its pedigreed cattle...

    An official at the Centre of Excellence for Bovine Genetics (CEBG), an independent organisation of Pakistan Army near Okara, confirmed that not only sperm count had reduced but a study proved that...

  • Whither animal rights?

    A DONKEY was killed when a live electricity wire snapped and fell on it on Jamshoro Road (June 10)...

    Animals may not have any rights in our country, and the electrocution of a donkey may be a petty matter for some
  • Circus appeal marred by captive animal performances

    Last Tuesday, the event organisers offered short performances by a pair of chimpanzees, a critically endangered animal listed in the Appendix 1 of CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species) followed by skits by miniature horses and then dogs...

    One of the chimps, perhaps the male, which is said to be more aggressive, was continuously kept on a leash during the performance that included riding a bicycle and...

  • More
Back to top