Dawn News

March, 30 2015

Mohammad Hussain Khan

Drainage project on back burner

‘It was design failure in the case of the Left Bank Outfall Drain, as stated in a World Bank study. For the Right ... Published Mar 23, 2015 07:17am

Low oilseed prices discourage growers

Growers feel discouraged by market price the oilseeds fetch and are handicapped by the lack of an enabling environment. Updated Mar 16, 2015 08:15am

Forgotten pledge to landless peasants

Women became economically empowered and were happy. There were cases where they didn’t cultivate crops on their land Published Mar 09, 2015 11:15am

Lining the Rohri Canal

A pilot project for lining a 10km segment of the Rohri Canal — known as the mini Indus — has been completed. Updated Mar 02, 2015 08:17am

Access to safe drinking water

The Pakistan Agriculture and Research Council has designed household level solar powered filtration plants which are Published Feb 16, 2015 07:09am

Rehabilitation of Guddu Barrage

With the replacement of the gates of Guddu Barrage and its off-taking canals, the operation of water channels would... Published Feb 02, 2015 06:42am

Commodity prices decline in Sindh

PRICES of crops like onion, cotton, paddy and sugarcane are depressed in Sindh, while farmers continue their outcry... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am