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Wildlife in Karachi

Not many people know that in the early days of Pakistan when the lion roared in the Karachi Zoo the roar could be heard as far away in what was…

Fading Hopes For Wildlife

Fading hopes for wildlife

Scant attention is paid in Pakistan to subjects like environmental protection, water pricing, minority rights and wildlife conservation and even less to furthering literacy and planned parenthood. Wildlife in Pakistan…

View Point: Our Endangered Wildlife

View Point: Our endangered wildlife

An AJK Wildlife Department game warden had a cute story (very scary for the characters involved) to tell a journalist recently of how men and leopards in that area react…

The War On Wildlife

The war on wildlife

The cost of war is not limited to human beings. The natural environment, too, pays a heavy price for mankind’s follies. This is what is happening in the hilly, forested…

Wilting in the wilderness

Oh, to be young. Poets, writers and philosophers have celebrated this magical phase in one’s life. A young person, anywhere and in any surroundings, would personify hope and adventure. But…

The SIFC wild card

Since Pakistan’s economy is in deep trouble, the government has taken various steps to help improve it. But so far, most measures have proved to be a total waste except…