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  • Latest Clinton emails show frustrations at State

    WASHINGTON: Aides to Hillary Rodham Clinton at the State Department complained about the limitations of using email to discuss sensitive diplomatic information, according to the latest batch of emails released by the agency from Clinton's tenure as secretary of state...

  • Dolphin Squad launched in Rawalpindi

    RAWALPINDI: The Dolphin Squad, a specialized unit of police consisting of 145 trained policemen to combat street crimes, was launched in Rawalpindi on Monday at a simple ceremony held at the Police Lines...

    The provincial minister expressed the hope that the Dolphin Squad would perform well in combating crimes and would further improve the image of police...

  • Trapped dolphin cub released into Indus

    DERA GHAZI KHAN: A joint team of WWF-Pakistan, wildlife department and Rescue 1122 on Tuesday rescued an Indus dolphin cub that got trapped in stagnant water of closed DG Canal...

    Reports said the [endangered] blind dolphin got trapped in DG Canal, some 150 kms from Taunsa Barrage...

  • Increase in population of blind dolphin expected

    DERA GHAZI KHAN: The Worldwide Fund for Nature-Pakistan (WWF-Pakistan) has completed census of the rare blind Indus dolphin with an expectation of a 20 per cent increase in the population of the endangered marine mammal, sources told Dawn...

    According to the previous census results of the dolphin, its total strength was 1,451, said a former member of the WWF-Pakistan, Umer Waqas, who had conducted the last census...

  • Entangled bottlenose dolphin rescued

    KARACHI: A three-metre long bottlenose dolphin that recently got entangled in a fishing net off Malan, Balochistan coast, was successfully released back into the sea by fishermen...

    “Fishermen immediately stop the fishing, cut their net and safely rescued the dolphin in an hour-long effort,” the World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan reported on Friday...

  • Is Lahore’s Dolphin Force a waste of public funds?

    LAHORE: It is hard to miss the latest addition to Lahore’s ever-growing police force...

    With their spanking new uniforms, top-of-the-line motorbikes and Bluetooth microphone-equipped helmets, personnel of the Dolphin Force (DF), launched in April, can easily be spotted as they patrol Lahore’s streets with an aim to curb crime...

  • ACE arrests four Dolphin Force men for graft

    LAHORE: The Anti-Corruption Establishment on Thursday arrested four officials of the Dolphin Force for allegedly setting a drug peddler free after accepting bribe...

    ACE Punjab Deputy Director (law) Rana Ehsan told Dawn that four Dolphin Force officials -- Shahbaz Salim, Muhammad Afzal, Muhammad Shahbaz and Muhammad Aamir -- had been arrested for allegedly taking bribe from a drug peddler...

  • Indus river dolphin rescued

    KARACHI: An Indus river dolphin that got entangled in a fishing net in Dadu canal was rescued and released into upstream Sukkur barrage by a team of the World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan and wildlife department on Monday...

    “The dolphin was spotted early in the morning by a fisherman who reported it to the Indus dolphin rescue helpline, established by our organisation...

  • Carcass of rare Indus dolphin washes ashore

    SUKKUR: A carcass of a blind dolphin, which appeared to have died about a week ago, washed ashore on the bank of the Indus river near here on Thursday...

    People of the area said that they had noticed the dolphin, which was visibly injured, in the river for some days and informed the wildlife department but it did not take any steps to rescue it in time...

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