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Can Lahore’s air be saved?

If you live in Lahore, there is one thing that you will find common among other city dwellers: it is a constant headache. How many times have you wondered about…

Lahore’s climate crisis

High-rise buildings, overhead bridges, underpasses, billboards, and the air engulfed in smoke and dust – welcome to the city of Lahore! Home to around 11 million people, with Pakistan’s fertility…

PDM’s Lahore show

The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) held its much-trumpeted rally in Lahore at the historic Minar-e-Pakistan on December 13, 2020 on a cold wintry day. Given the hype generated by the…

Grey, grey Lahore

WHAT wonderful weather we’re having, what fresh air. Or so it would seem, to listen to Punjab’s environment minister. “In all of Punjab, there hasn’t been smog for a single…

Lahore’s game-changer

Every passing day there is a new scandal changing the Pakistani political landscape. One after the other there are new twists and turns but sadly it has become difficult for…

Smog over Lahore

One can see that the dreaded smog is gradually descending upon us. It is palpable at the moment, but it is not inevitable – it shouldn’t be. Smog is of…