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Mohammad Niaz

Talking birds

It is strange, yet an amazing fact that besides human beings there are birds that can also talk. Some birds are... Published Aug 20, 2016 06:57am

All in Allai

If you can bear the poor road condition, district Battagram has plenty to offer to nature lovers Published Oct 18, 2015 06:45am

Broghil valley: Yak attack!

The Broghil valley's rich wilderness and mountains are a testament to the untapped tourism potential of the area. Updated Sep 10, 2014 03:11pm

Kaghan valley: Lake district

Emerald-green lakes surrounded by snow-clad peaks and alpine pastures provide a taste of Switzerland in the heart of KP Updated Jul 02, 2014 05:06pm

Nature: The journey of water

THE water-drops that fall from the sky in the form of rain, hail, or snow have been a part of the water cycle since... Published Aug 19, 2013 06:35pm

A close encounter with nature

As the summer heat becomes unbearable, the desire to go to hill stations and summer resorts intensifies. And this is... Updated Jul 13, 2013 08:05am

Significance of fauna

A NUMBER of biological entities such as birds, animals, insects, plants, fruits etc have been mentioned in the Holy Quran for our knowledge and guidance. Published Oct 19, 2012 12:00am

Plants for the planet

RELIGIOUS principles and guidelines regarding plants and the environment emphasise the need for adopting approaches... Published Jul 09, 2010 12:00am

Environment: Lopsided labour

Environmental degradation mostly due to poverty, lack of awareness, inconsistent policies, absence of well... Published Apr 04, 2010 12:00am

Water: a `gift of life`

WATER is a basic and absolute element of life whose wise use is emphasised in Islamic teachings. It is also a moral... Published Apr 02, 2010 12:00am

Hunting: Trophy or trade off?

Burgeoning population, poverty, land alteration, lack of basic amenities, and above all unsustainable utilisation... Published Nov 15, 2009 12:00am

Environment: The plastic planet

Increased consumerism and improved living standards continuously generate solid waste in the form of paper, ... Published Sep 27, 2009 12:00am

Sharing the earth

An activist of Peoples Committee against Police Atrocities cuts a tree to use as a roadblock to prevent security... Published Jul 20, 2009 12:00am

Environment: Sharing the earth

Every living entity has a right to live and survive on earth maintained by the natural laws of check and balance.... Published Jul 19, 2009 12:00am

The green tourist

With technological development, fast means of travel have expanded the tourism horizon in the world because... Published Jun 28, 2009 12:00am

Environment: The green tourist

With technological development, fast means of travel have expanded the tourism horizon in the world because... Published Jun 28, 2009 12:00am

Unfriendly environmental practices

Environmental profile is affected adversely by unfriendly environmental practices. And the increasing deforestation... Published Jun 22, 2009 12:00am