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  1. Kashmir Situation Is A Water Situation, Indus Treaty Challenged

    21 Aug 2019- 12:00 by TWD Staff ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan authorities August 19 warned that release of water from an upstream dam may cause flooding in Pakistan’s Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces. The Indian-administered part of the majority-Mus ...

    TWD Staff - 08/27/2019 - 03:28

  2. Pakistan's Indus River Barrage To Mitigate Climate Impacts On Wetlands, Human Migration

    12 Aug 2019- 00:42 by TWD Staff ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved development of the ambitious “Sindh Barrage” on the Indus River. Located about 28 miles upstream from the mouth of the river at the Arabian Sea and about 8 ...

    TWD Staff - 08/23/2019 - 07:18

  3. Killings Of Water Activists Quadrupled In 2018

    2 Aug 2019- 09:53 by TWD Staff LONDON, United Kingdom Human rights watch-dog Global Witness has launched its 2018 annual investigative report on attacks on "defenders" of land and environmental rights.  According to "Enemies of the State? H ...

    TWD Staff - 08/26/2019 - 10:43

  4. Viral Video Shows Pakistan Journalist Neck-deep In Water

    30 Jul 2019- 06:49 by Local Press Report LAHORE Scroll A video clip of a Pakistani news reporter standing in neck-deep water while reporting on floods in the country’s Punjab province has gone viral on social media. GTV News posted the video on its YouTub ...

    Local Press Report - 07/30/2019 - 06:49

  5. Pakistan: China Funds Quetta Solar Tube Wells Development

    22 Jul 2019- 08:00 by Local Press Report QUETTA Dawn Deputy Speaker National Assembly Qasim Khan Suri and Deputy Chief of Mission at Chinese Embassy Lijian Zhao inaugurated solar tube wells here on Sunday. Chinese engineers installed solar panels on five ...

    Local Press Report - 07/22/2019 - 08:00

  6. Deadly Monsoon Downpours Cause Mass Displacement In Nepal, India, Pakistan Bangladesh, Myanmar

    16 Jul 2019- 08:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New Delhi, India Monsoon rainfall has caused and mudslides across parts of Nepal, northern India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Myanmar in recent days causing more than 100 deaths, and mass evacuations. UN chief An ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2019 - 10:22

  7. Green Climate Fund Supports Pakistan Water Management

    8 Jul 2019- 10:33 by TWD Staff SONGBO, Korea The Green Climate Fund (GCF) has issued a $35 Million USD grant for water management and agriculture projects in the Indus River Basin in Pakistan. Home to nearly 90 million people, the Basin produces approxima ...

    TWD Staff - 08/26/2019 - 10:45

  8. Unnamed China Company Ready To Invest $3 Billion USD In Lahore Water Systems

    23 Jun 2019- 11:13 by Local Press Report LAHORE The Express Tribune A Chinese environmental company is ready to invest $3 billion in the clean drinking water and sanitation system in Lahore, said Punjab Board of Investment and Trade (PBIT) Chairman Sardar ...

    Local Press Report - 06/23/2019 - 11:19

  9. Pakistan Pres Describes Karachi Desal Options

    10 Jun 2019- 07:39 by Local Press Report KARACHI Associated Press Pakistan President Arif Alvi here on Sunday said a desalination plant with the capacity to treat 1100 to 1400 million gallons of water per day was a viable option to meet the challenge of w ...

    Local Press Report - 06/10/2019 - 07:39

  10. World's Rivers Polluted By Antibiotics

    29 May 2019- 08:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent YORK, United Kingdom Researchers have found antibiotic pollution exceeding globally established “safe” levels in the world's rivers by as much as 300 times in some instances. Scientists looked for 14 comm ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2019 - 08:14

  11. $200 Million USD From ADB For Potable Water In Punjab

    27 May 2019- 06:45 by Local Press Report LAHORE DAWN The Asian Development Bank has allocated $200 million to provide clean drinking water schemes in Sahiwal City and implementation plan is ready under the aegis of Punjab Intermediate Cities Improvement I ...

    Local Press Report - 05/27/2019 - 06:52

  12. China To Help Provide Clean Drinking Water To 1,500 Schools In Pakistan

    23 May 2019- 10:58 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Radio Pakistan China will help provide clean drinking water to 1,500 schools in Pakistan. This resolve was expressed during a meeting of a delegation led by Vice-President of Chinese Academy of Sciences Z ...

    Local Press Report - 05/23/2019 - 10:58

  13. Pakistan PM Breaks Ground On Mohmand Dam

    5 May 2019- 05:24 by Local Press Report PESHAWAR The International News Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday performed ground-breaking ceremony of Mohmand Dam. Speaking on the occasion, he said China has built thousands of dams of which 5,000 were larger ...

    Local Press Report - 05/05/2019 - 05:24

  14. Silting Issues Reduce Pakistan Dams' Capacity

    29 Apr 2019- 10:29 by Local Press Report KARACHI DAWN “There has not been much thought given to the silting issue when speaking of dams here. The capacity in Mangla and Tarbela dams has decreased in the last 40 years due to silting. So are we to build a n ...

    Local Press Report - 04/29/2019 - 10:29

  15. China-Pakistan Consortium To Build Dam On Swat River

    8 Apr 2019- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAHORE, Pakistan A Chinese-Pakistani consortium has signed an agreement with Pakistan authorities to construct a dam and 800 MW hydropower project on the Swat River in northwest Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The project ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/08/2019 - 10:19

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