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  • Fear and sweating in Pakistan's hottest cities

    After hours toiling at construction sites in 50 degree-plus heat, Lakhmir Brahmani finds little relief from the sun other than a donkey-powered fan during the dog days of summer in one of Pakistan's hottest cities...

    “Deadly heat waves could begin within as little as a few decades to strike regions of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh, including the fertile Indus and Ganges river basins that produce much of the region's food supply,”...

  • Cities, climate change and Pakistan’s extended urbanisation

    Pakistan ranks high on the list of countries most threatened by the impending effects of climate change...

    According to a recent report published by the Asian Development Bank, a 6-degree Celsius temperature increase is projected over the Asian landmass whereby countries like Pakistan could experience a significantly hotter climate...

  • Pakistan: a Tale of Many Cities

    There's a story in every city, and a city hidden in every perspective...

    Be it a concrete jungle in Karachi or a crowded town resting on the foothold of the Karakoram mountains in Skardu, all cityscapes play a role in shaping our human experience
  • Search operation starts in twin cities ahead of Pakistan Day

    ISLAMABAD: A search and combing operation has begun in the twin cities, in preparation for Pakistan Day on March 23...

    Based on instructions from the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), internet service providers (ISP) have informed their customers that internet services will be shut down from 5am to 3pm on Monday...

  • Lahore, Karachi among 10 most polluted cities in world: WWF Pakistan DG

    ISLAMABAD: WWF Pakistan held its seventh annual Green Office Conference in the capital on Tuesday which focussed on the theme of air pollution...

    Welcoming the participants, WWF Pakistan Director General Hammad Naqi Khan said: “Lahore and Karachi are among the 10 most polluted cities in the world in terms of air quality according to AirVisual, an air quality monitor...

  • Bus service to link six major cities of Sindh from tomorrow

    KARACHI: The Sindh government will formally launch on Tuesday the Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Intercity Bus Project with initially 50 buses to be run between Karachi and five other cities of the province, it emerged on Sunday...

    Under a public-private partnership contract with the government, a private company Daewoo Pakistan Express Bus Service Ltd will cover five routes from Karachi to Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas, Sukkur, Benazirabad and...

  • Airline mixes up 5-year-old boys, flies them to wrong cities

    NEW YORK: A woman in New York says she hasn't stopped crying since an airline mistook her 5-year-old for another child and flew him to the wrong city...

    Maribel Martinez tells New York's Daily News she was shocked when JetBlue staffers presented her with another little boy on Aug 17 at Kennedy Airport
  • Rohingyas: PAT to hold demos in 100 cities

    LAHORE: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Tahirul Qadri has announced holding protest processions in 100 cities of the country against the persecution of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar...

    He demanded the government of Pakistan to adopt an effective policy in this regard...

  • Security, traffic plans in place as Chehlum observed across major cities

    The Chehlum of Hazrat Imam Hussain and the martyrs of Karbala will be observed on Friday with processions being held in all major cities of Pakistan...

    Cellphone services have been suspended by the Pakistan Telecommuni­cation Authority in Karachi, Hyderabad, Khairpur, Shikarpur and Jacobabad until 10pm today at the request of the Sindh government, the chief minister's spokesperson told Dawn...

  • Karachi least safe in 60 world cities: report

    KARACHI: Karachi has been named amongst the least safe of 60 major cities of the world by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) — the research and analysis division of The Economist Group — in a report released earlier this week...

    Karachi was rated at the last rank in the list of 60 cities, which shows Tokyo, Singapore and Osaka are the top three safest cities in the world...

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