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Clean water insufficiency, where do we stand

Clean water insufficiency, where do we stand

Potable water is scarce across Pakistan. One comes across the news from almost all major cities and even small towns and villages at times such as Toba Tek Singh, Landi Kotal, Badin, Layyah, Sargodha, Lahore, Sahiwal, Nawabshah, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Kachha …

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Water starving Quetta

Water starving Quetta

With a population of nearly three million people, the demand for water of Quetta city is increasing due to surge in population. Quetta has been getting 28 million gallons of water per day while the city has been facing a …

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Management of public utilities progress

Management of public utilities progress

Public utilities refer to the business that is responsible for maintaining public service infrastructure. Maybe it will be under the control of natural monopoly or the government. However, privately-owned utilities will be supervised by administration regulation. Generally, public utilities include …

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Food & Agriculture (Facts & Figures)

The Sports & Entertainment sectors (Facts & Figures)

Agriculture growth percentages in Pakistan (Base=2005-06) Sector 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 (P) Agriculture 2.68 2.50 2.13 0.15 2.18 3.94 0.85 Crops 1.53 2.64 0.16 -5.27 1.22 4.66 -4.43 i) Important Crops 0.17 7.22 -1.62 -5.86 2.60 3.56 …

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Can we afford to wait for the dam?

Can we afford to wait for the dam

Fund raising for Diamer-Bhasha Dam is fine but instead of waiting — at least for a decade, for its commissioning without exploring other options sounds incomprehensible. Something must be done as soon as possible to respond to the looming water …

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