Rain Brings Joy For Thar Desert

By Partab Meghwar  As Tharparkar received second rain of the monsoon, life started to return to the drought-hit areas of the Thar Desert.         Partab Meghwar is...

Cholistan: A water supply scheme launched in 2007 still incomplete

By Nazar Abbas With the cost of Rs. 30 million, Choriyan Water Supply Scheme is still in limbo even after 10 years. During my recent visit...

Cholistani women farmers cultivating hope with manual harvesting

By Imran Das These days farmers can be seen harvesting the crop in the fields of southern Punjab and other parts of the country. Usually,...

Sewerage project halt adds to woes of Gwadaris

By Shareef Ibrahim As the streets and roads are dug up with open potholes and bumps, most of the streets in Gwadar port town can't...

Date production dropping in Makran as water channels dry

By Rizwan Fakhir In Makran division of Balochistan, the date production has received setbacks due to persistent drought-like conditions for the last two years. The production has...