Experts say Jordan is now in the grip of one of the most severe droughts in its history.
The man, surnamed Chen, was able to retrieve an iPhone 11 he dropped into one of Taiwan's most iconic lakes one year ago as the water body dried up due to shortage of rainfall.
The total number of deaths has reached 17 during this ongoing month.
The total number of deaths reached 513 owing to malnutrition from January till date.
According to the district administration, the total number of deaths has reached 400 owing to malnutrition from January till date.
Australian High Commissioner in Pakistan Margaret Adamson along with the representatives of World Food Programme (WFP) called on National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) Chairman Lieutenant General Muhammad Afzal in Islamabad on Monday.
Zimbabwe appealed on Tuesday for $613 million in aid from local and foreign donors to cover food imports and help with a humanitarian crisis after a severe drought and a cyclone that battered the east of the country.
MITHI: Four more children died from complications caused by malnutrition and other waterborne diseases in the drought-hit Tharparkar district in the last two days, taking the death toll to 76 this year so far, ARY News reported. Sources at the Civil Hospital, Mithi said the four children, who were brought to the medical facility for medical attention, died over the last two days. Children have become more vulnerable to waterborne diseases and infections owing to lack of facilities in the rain-dependent arid zone of the…
He urged prime minister to declare 26 districts of Sindh and Balochistan, as calamity hit areas.
LAHORE: The Supreme Court on Thursday set up a five-member commission to monitor initiatives being taken by the Sindh government to address the drought-like situation in Tharparkar. A three-judge bench, headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar and comprising Justice Umar Ata Bandial and Justice Ijaz ul Ahsan, was hearing a suo motu case related to deaths of 400 children owing to malnutrition and other diseases in the district. The bench expressed satisfaction over the government’s measures with regard to…