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  1. India's Kabul River Dam Support Likely To Unnerve Pakistan

    4 Dec 2020- 07:49 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW DELHI, India India has announced plans to build the Shahtoot Dam on Afghanistan’s Kabul River, which will help residents of Kabul but is likely to unsettle downstream Pakistan. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, India’ ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/07/2020 - 09:11

  2. Pakistan: Slow Implementation Of Internationally-funded Water Projects

    23 Nov 2020- 09:01 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD DAWN An inter-ministerial forum on Thursday expressed concern over delays in implementation of water sector projects being funded by the international lending agencies and called for coordinated efforts t ...

    Local Press Report - 11/24/2020 - 08:28

  3. Water System Improvements In Islamabad

    9 Nov 2020- 06:54 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The International News The recent steps by Capital Development Authority (CDA) will help add 10 to 12 MGD water in the existing system to meet water requirements of the city. This increase will help augmen ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2020 - 06:54

  4. Former Pakistan Prez Indicted Over Water Corruption Case

    7 Oct 2020- 09:39 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Republic World An anti-corruption court on Monday charged former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari in two graft cases, a week after he was indicted in a major money laundering case. In the Thatta water s ...

    Local Press Report - 10/07/2020 - 09:39

  5. Violence Over Water Rights In Punjab Province

    12 Sep 2020- 10:37 by Local Press Report AMINPUR BANGLA The Daily New Nation Two rival groups of Awami League locked in violent clashes over fishing and establishing supremacy at village Raninagar in Aminpur police station under Sujanagar upazila in Pabna ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 12:34

  6. World Bank Official Clarifies Institution's Role In Indus Waters Treaty Dispute Resolution

    13 Aug 2020- 06:16 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The outgoing World Bank Country Director for Pakistan has said that the international institution is unable to make an independent decision on either the appointment of a court of arbitration ...

    Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:38

  7. Pakistan's Diamer-Bhasha Dam Is Ready For Construction

    18 May 2020- 07:42 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Dawn Prime Minister Imran Khan was informed on Monday that all the prep work for the Diamer-Bhasha dam has been completed and the project was ready for construction. The premier expressed satisfaction ove ...

    Local Press Report - 05/18/2020 - 08:01

  8. Christians Corner The Market In Cleaning Pakistan Sewers

    6 May 2020- 07:17 by Local Press Report KARACHI The New York Times In Pakistan, descendants of lower-caste Hindus who converted to Christianity centuries ago still find themselves marginalized, relegated to dirty jobs and grim fates. Social Issues Utiliti ...

    Local Press Report - 05/06/2020 - 07:17

  9. UNHCR Accelerates COVID-19 Support For Displaced Persons In Africa, Asia

    15 Apr 2020- 07:55 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland East, Horn And Great Lakes Region Of Africa The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has confirmed its new measures to increase capacity to prevent, treat and limit the potential spread of COVID-19 in r ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 07:07

  10. Kabul River For Peace And Development

    25 Mar 2020- 09:08 by Local Press Report KARACHI Pakistan Observer Nisar Memon, former federal minister and senator in Pakistan, comments about the importance of the Kabul River and the dependence on it of both Pakistan and Afghanistan for drinking water, ...

    Local Press Report - 04/02/2020 - 10:21

  11. Senior Pakistan Lawmaker Warns Of "Absolute Water Scarcity By 2025"

    10 Mar 2020- 10:35 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The Nation Pakistan People’s Party Vice President Senator Sherry Rehman yesterday said Pakistan will have absolute water scarcity by 2025, which would hit women and other margin­alised groups dispropor­ti ...

    Local Press Report - 03/30/2020 - 09:39

  12. Guterres Calls For Indus Waters To Be Used As A "Tool For Peace And Not War"

    21 Feb 2020- 08:30 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called for the Indus River waters shared by Pakistan and India to be used as a “tool for peace and not war". During a 4-day visit to ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:49

  13. Blue Peace Bulletin-- "Water And Violence: The Indus"

    5 Feb 2020- 11:45 by Staff- Water Diplomat MUMBAI, India A February 2020 Blue Peace Bulletin from Indian think-tank Strategic Foresight Group examines tension between Pakistan and India over the Indus River, assesses the current situation and makes recomm ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:53

  14. UAE Issues Water Innovation Award To Solar Desal Project

    3 Feb 2020- 08:01 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The News Dr Muhammad Wakil Shahzad, a Pakistani national, has won the Innovative Individual Award and Youth Award category in the second edition of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award. Hi ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 08:01

  15. Pakistan: Sindh Discusses High Value Water Projects With World Bank

    26 Jan 2020- 10:33 by Local Press Report KARACHI The Express Tribune Spelling out the priorities of the provincial government in a meeting with a World Bank (WB) delegation, Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah claimed that he had given equal attentio ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 08:46