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  • Concern over financial woes of zoo, Safari Park

    KARACHI: Participants in a meeting held on Tuesday at Karachi University (KU) expressed serious concerns about the financial crisis being faced by the Karachi zoo and Safari Park though they generate large yearly revenues...

    The meeting of the zoo advisory committee, headed by the Commissioner Karachi was organised at KU’s zoology department...

  • Zoo, Safari Park get financial powers

    KARACHI: A major obstacle to upkeep of the Karachi Zoological Garden and Safari Park for a long time was removed on Monday when the city’s commissioner, who also held additional charge of KMC administrator, approved award of financial powers to the administrations of both facilities...

    The decision, sources said, had come in the backdrop of longstanding financial crisis the zoo and Safari administrations were facing in paying off dues...

  • 19 births at Safari park this year

    KARACHI: The year has begun with good news at the Safari park which has seen 19 births over the past few weeks, a visit to the facility showed on Saturday...

    Five babies were born in the Sindh ibex family while two in the urial herd, both highly endangered species,” said senior vet and additional director of Safari Park Dr Kazim Hussain...

  • CDA has money to build Safari Park

    ISLAMABAD: CDA mandarins have decided to build a Safari Park of “international standard” inside the F-9 Fatima Jinnah Park, and allocated an “initial amount” of Rs400 million for the 100-acre amusement park...

    “That’s why we have decided to establish a Safari Park...

  • 17 animal babies born at Safari Park

    KARACHI: With 17 recent births, the number of wild goats, sheep, deer, antelopes and llamas has risen to more than 190 at the Safari Park...

    “Having a total of 60 and 70 members, the black bucks and the spotted deer constitute the largest herds at the Safari,” additional director of Safari Park Dr Kazim Hussain said, adding that the number of Sindh ibex and urial had also grown to 19 and 14, respectively, this year...

  • Nawaz inaugurates Greater Iqbal Park in Lahore, says park not for sit-ins

    Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday formally inaugurated the Greater Iqbal Park in Lahore and said that the park is not for sit-in as protesters are often on the look out for such venues...

    "We should also post a sign in the park that it is not a place to hold sit-ins, as protesters are often on the lookout for such venues," said the prime minister...

  • TCKP organises safari train trip to historic sites

    PESHAWAR: The Tourism Corporation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (TCKP) on Saturday organised a daylong safari train trip to the historic Attock Khurd, King Akbar Fort and River Indus...

    He said the safari train was brought from Lahore, which would now be stationed in Peshawar to be available when needed...

  • TCKP arranges safari train trip for transgender persons

    PESHAWAR: The Tourism Corporation of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for the time in the history of the province organised a daylong safari train trip from Peshawar to Attock Khurd for the local transgender persons on Tuesday...

    “We provided transgender persons with a unique and perhaps the first-ever opportunity to go on train safari and know about the rich heritage of the province,” Hayat Ali Shah, senior general manager, told journalists as the...

  • Safari train tours from Peshawar to Attock Khurd

    PESHAWAR: The Tourism Corporation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in collaboration with the Pakistan Railways and Sehrai Travels and Tours initiated train tours from Peshawar to Attock Khurd on Saturday...

    Previously these tours were arranged for a select group of people who were invited to travel on the train
  • Large enclosure at Safari brings happiness to Malika and Sonu

    KARACHI: “I can feel the joy they have been experiencing since being shifted to this big enclosure more than a year ago...

    Now, they often flap their ears and produce calls that indicate their happiness,” Raju Nashman, the elephant caretaker at the Safari Park, tells Dawn how living in a larger area has positively affected the behaviour of these large mammals, earlier kept in a smaller space...

  • Body to decide fate of four sick lions at Zoo Safari

    LAHORE: The Lahore Zoo Safari, Raiwind Road, management committee has formed a four member panel to look into the possibility of destroying four partially paralysed lions at the park, officials told Dawn...

    Zoo Safari Director Muhammad Shafqat told this reporter that the lions’ disability had been a lingering issue...

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