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Mohammad Hussain Khan

Dr Irfan Gul Magsi rejoins PPP

HYDERABAD: Defected Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Dr Irfan Gul Magsi, along with his sister, Adeeba Gul Magsi,... Published Oct 09, 2015 06:47am

Fields of discontent

The PPP has honoured none of its pledges to farmers. Published Sep 23, 2015 02:15am

Neglected spate irrigation

Unaware of spate irrigation mode, farmers raise embankments around the fields where rainwater is stored... Published Sep 14, 2015 06:43am

Revision of water charges

Against Sida’s annual operation and maintenance cost of Rs1bn in the Nara Canal AWB, we are getting just Rs25m. Published Sep 07, 2015 06:41am

Modernisation of Guddu Barrage

The water flows are expected to improve in the off-taking canals that mainly irrigate the rice-growing areas. Updated Aug 31, 2015 10:58am

Floods to boost palla production

A 2010 study by the WWF attributed the fall in the specie’s production to the fishing of undersized palla, use of Published Aug 24, 2015 06:39am

Rains damage date crop

Dates are grown in the riverine area in upper Sindh, which is currently inundated with floods Published Aug 17, 2015 06:26am

Subsidy on cane support price

“The sugar industry is largely a political industry enjoying patronage. We should import sugar and it will cost us Published Aug 03, 2015 06:57am