A.B. Arisar

Growers resist Rs10bn water projects

UMERKOT, Sept 8: Perturbed over government’s failure to comply with land acquisition rules and regulations and... Updated Sep 09, 2013 07:12am

Fire in Umerkot kills girl and 20 livestock

A minor girl was killed and five women received burn injuries, whereas 20 livestock were burnt to death in a fire broke that broke out in Rahal village of Umerkot district. Published May 21, 2013 06:57pm

Strict check may keep voter turnout in Thar region low

UMERKOT, April 26: Voters’ turnout in the Tharparkar region in upcoming general election is feared to be very lower this year because of a stricter check on rigging put in place by the election commission. Published Apr 27, 2013 01:08am

Environment: Sea pollution

Allah Dino lives in Kaka Pir village, a fishermen settlement in Karachi. He recalls the good days when his grandfather, Yosuf, used to fish in the Arabian Sea. In his grandfather’s day they used simple and traditional methods of fishing yet they caught pl Published Apr 21, 2013 06:11am