Pakistan's birth rate stands at a whopping 3.6, a marginal decline from 3.8 in 2012-13.
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The pandemic has been a catalyst for tech solutions.
Due to a clogged, ineffective drainage system, even a short shower brings great misery to residents.
This over a century-old tradition of making amawat is peculiar to women of Bohra community living in the garrison town of Punjab.
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With the rise in infections, Karachi has seen a spike in hospitalisation of patients.
Those in age groups between 16-40 are most at risk from suicidal behaviours, says medical expert.
The government is hatching plans to save summer tourism even as the country witnesses a rise in Covid-19 infections.
The government should review its investments in coal energy.
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Every year, up to 100,000 seasonal labourers come from Punjab to work in mango orchards of Sindh.
If authorities do not act fast, Indus delta will cease to exist, spurring mass migration and ecological consequences.
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A KWSB employee says domestic supply has gotten better with commercial activity at a standstill and industries closed.
As we fight the virus it is also time to tackle climate change.
What happens when a keen birder can't go outside? He starts photographing bugs —and the results are amazing.
Migrant workers in India, Pakistan and Nepal are crushed by poverty in the lockdown forced by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Healing process for those grieving may have been disrupted by the absence of an effective "external support system".
If the grave is ready, it doesn't take much time to pray and bury the dead, says KMC's graveyards director.