Environment

Climate change posing serious threats to human survival

By Dr Saeed Ahmed Ali LAHORE, Sept 15 (APP)::Natural catastrophes and devastating effects of heat-waves, floods, earthquakes and cyclones are posing serious threats to human...

Diplomatic Enclave gets cleanup as 7 missions launch ‘DiploGreen’ initiative

By Shumaila Andleeb ISLAMABAD - Seven Islamabad-based diplomatic missions on Wednesday launched ’DiploGreen’ – an initiative to raise environmental awareness and maintain the community neighborhood...

Pakistan picks tree-lined pathway towards safe environment

By Shumaila Andleeb In the world facing looming threat of climate change, Pakistan has chosen the green pathway of protecting and preserving the environment to...

Climate change adversely affects fresh water resources

Dr Saeed Ahmed Ali LAHORE, Jul 16 (APP):The major sources of Pakistan's fresh water and power generation, the mighty Indus River and other tributary rivers...

Billion Tree Project considered for UN Climate Action Award 2019

Ali Jabir ISLAMABAD, Jul 14 (APP):The Billion Tree Afforestation Project (BTAP), owing to its successful implementation attains global recognition forcing the organizers to consider it...

Trees purify environment, plant more to avert effects of climate change

An APP Feature by Fakhar Alam PESHAWAR, Jul 7 (APP):Known for the home of beautiful Deodar tree worldwide, Pakistan is a unique country in South...

Global warming deprives Koh-i-Sufaid of its peculiarity of remaining snow clad throughout year

Adeel Saeed PESHAWAR, (APP)::Koh-i-Sufaid, a mountain range straddling between Pakistan and Afghanistan at bordering areas of Kurram district of erstwhile tribal area, has lost its...

Climate change can have devastating impact on water resources, human health, agriculture

By Dr. Saeed Ahmed Ali LAHORE, (APP):An APP Feature Varied and intense climate change patterns can cause irregular devastating events in the country including floods,...

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Handicrafts of Gilgit Baltistan fetch foreign exchange to national kitty through exports

By Sultan Shoaib GILGIT, Nov 29 (APP):Handicrafts mean purely hand made materials and objects frequently used for the purpose of decoration.  ...

Sikhs gather from across globe at Nankana Sahib to celebrate 551st birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak

By Dr. Saeed Ahmad Ali LAHORE, Nov 29 (APP):Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism and the first of the ten...

Diminishing folk culture: Bedtime storytelling tradition – a way of  transferring rich indigenous knowledge of the past

By Taj Nabi Khan ISLAMABAD, Nov 29 (APP):Long before the arrival of modern-day electronic gadgets, it was the rich culture...

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