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  1. Why Isn't Pakistan Recharging Its Aquifers?

    18 Jan 2019- 11:06 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The Express Tribune Recharging our water aquifers is one way to help contend with our impending water crisis. Back in 2016, the Punjab government began a four-year project for recharging aquifers as part ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2019 - 11:06

  2. Pakistan Opposition Leader Urges Reconsideration Of Controversial Mohmand Dam Award

    15 Jan 2019- 11:27 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Business Recorder Leader of the Opposition in National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif Monday urged the government to reconsider the award of contract of Mohmand Dam. Speaking in the National Assembly, he said th ...

    Local Press Report - 01/15/2019 - 11:27

  3. Pakistan Officials Will Inspect Controversial India Dam Sites

    13 Jan 2019- 11:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The government of India will permit Pakistan officials to inspect two controversial dam sites in the Chenab basin in a sign of some thawing in relations between the two signatories of the I ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2019 - 11:16

  4. Pakistan Accuses India Of River Indus "Water Theft"

    9 Jan 2019- 07:57 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Daily Times The Pakistan Supreme Court on Saturday issued a notice to the Indus Water Commission (IWC) over a petition filed against water theft from River Indus. The petitioner contended that India was st ...

    Local Press Report - 01/09/2019 - 07:57

  5. Pakistan Water Chief Dismisses "Conflict Of Interest" Allegations In Dam Contract Awards

    4 Jan 2019- 12:12 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The Express Tribune Chairman Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Lieutenant General (retd) Muzammil Hussain on Wednesday defended handing Abdul Razzak Dawood’s company, Descon, the contract of Mo ...

    Local Press Report - 01/04/2019 - 14:28

  6. Pakistan Supreme Court Threatens Shutdown Of Mineral Water Companies

    4 Dec 2018- 11:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Islamabad, Pakistan Pakistan’s Supreme Court has ordered mineral water companies to pay a correct price for groundwater extraction and fix water quality or be shut down. On December 3 Chief Justice Mian Saqib N ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/04/2018 - 11:07

  7. Imran Khan Summons CCI Meeting On Water

    21 Nov 2018- 11:30 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Daily Times Prime Minister Imran Khan summons Council of Common Interest’s (CCI) meeting at PM office in Islamabad today (November 19). According to details, the meeting will be attended by Chief minister ...

    Local Press Report - 11/21/2018 - 11:30

  8. Punjab Authorities Address Inefficiencies With "Master Water Plan"

    21 Nov 2018- 11:30 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD DAWN Admitting water sector inefficiencies, provincial authorities say they are engaged in preparing a ‘Master Water Plan’, backed by legal cover, which encompasses regulation of abstraction of water and ...

    Local Press Report - 11/21/2018 - 11:30

  9. Pakistan Chief Justice Seeks To "Crowdfund" $17 Billion USD Diamer Basha Dam

    29 Oct 2018- 10:29 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD BBC News Cash-poor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost $17bn from its citizens, officials, businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis. One ...

    Local Press Report - 10/29/2018 - 10:29

  10. Pakistan Water Minister Calls For "War-footing" To Resolve Water Scarcity

    23 Oct 2018- 06:04 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Daily Times Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda said on Saturday that the water issue should be taken seriously and all stakeholders should contribute to resolving it on a war-footing. The m ...

    Local Press Report - 10/23/2018 - 06:04

  11. Pakistan's 10 Billion Tree Program Will Make The Country "Cleaner Than Europe"

    16 Oct 2018- 09:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has expanded on his election manifesto pledge to plant 10 billion trees in the country to counter climate change and to “change the weather patterns”. Wat ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2018 - 09:03

  12. Pakistan Court Threatens Mineral Water Companies Over Extraction Fees

    12 Oct 2018- 10:11 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The Express Tribune The Supreme Court on Thursday warned that the plants of mineral water companies may be shut down if they fail to pay Rs1 per litre for water extracted from the ground. A three-member b ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2018 - 10:11

  13. IFC To Help Improve Pakistan Textile Industry Water Stewardship

    9 Oct 2018- 09:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington, United States The International Finance Corp (IFC) is to help textile manufacturers in Pakistan improve water use and energy consumption practices to drive productivity and efficiency. An agreement ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/09/2018 - 09:34

  14. Pakistan Should Consider Water Sharing Pact With Afghanistan

    2 Oct 2018- 12:00 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Tehran Times Pakistan’s leading jurist on international law, Makhdoom Ali Khan, who has been appointed by Pakistan’s supreme court as an ‘amicus curiae’ to assist the court on water-related issues, says Pa ...

    Local Press Report - 10/02/2018 - 12:00

  15. Crops Endangered By More Than 50 Percent Water Shortage

    26 Sep 2018- 06:49 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The Express Tribune Pakistan is expected to face acute water shortage in the upcoming Rabi (spring harvest) sowing season as the Indus River System Authority (Irsa) has informed a parliamentary panel that ...

    Local Press Report - 09/26/2018 - 06:49

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