Unhealthy lifestyles and dietary habits are pushing youngsters towards chronic diseases
Zofeen T. Ebrahim
Mayor Wasim Akhtar met with forest chief Shahzad Qureshi at the park and planted a tree to extend an olive branch.
In the next couple of years, India alone is set to axe 640,000 low-skilled IT jobs.
Dawn speaks with Qazi Azmat Isa, chief executive of Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund, on social protection programmes.
Increasingly, today social protection is considered among the most effective tools to combat poverty.
Shaniera Akram recently sounded alarm over "kilometres of medical waste" on Clifton beach.
Gulab Shah and his family are worried about their imminent migration from their village in Jhaloo.
Oxo-biodegradable bags may appear to be a good alternative, but they only 'greenwash' the use of plastics
Pakistan remains wedded to coal power for reasons that have little to do with economics.
One farmer has pioneered drip irrigation to transform desert into a fruit orchard – but at a cost few can replicate.
Despite being a vaccine-preventable viral disease, lack of awareness around rabies causes hundreds of agonising deaths.
KP information minister says that all wages will be cleared before Eid.
“Why is cotton-picking always a woman’s job?” asks Parween as she challenges traditional gender roles.
A Senate bill to end child marriage has not come a moment too soon.
"It's wonderful to see our parents' lives enacted on the big screen," says Manto's daughter Nusrat Jalal in Mumbai
Ensconced between the Portuguese Riviera and Sintra mountains is a verdant city with mesmerising architecture and
People today know that the mysterious cloak of smog which they once thought was fog is killing them.
THE air here is thick with the pungent smell of chilli peppers that triggers non-stop sneezing, makes one’s eyes...
An estimated 15-20pc of Pakistanis use bottled water because of fears of unsafe drinking water supplied in the system.
Mismanagement of water coupled with its theft has sent production plummeting in the former “chilli capital” of Asia