LAUNCESTON: India is planning to join the Asian rush to boost the use of natural gas over coal, a further sign that the liquefied natural gas (LNG) market will tighten faster than previously expected. India’s state oil refiners Indian…
LONDON: One in four children — 600 million in total — may live in areas with severely limited water resources by 2040, putting them at risk of deadly diseases like cholera and diarrhea, the U.N. children's agency UNICEF said on Wednesday.…
PESHAWAR: Despite lucrative incentives and salary packages to doctors Khyber Pakhtonkhawa, the province is facing acute shortage of anaesthetists as subject doctors are showing reluctance to apply for the post. According to Health…
ROME: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has expressed concern that declining prices could thwart international efforts to eradicate hunger and extreme poverty unless steps are taken to guarantee decent incomes and…
SRINAGAR: Residents in Indian-Occupied Kashmir said that they are facing shortages of prescription drugs, as parts of the region remained under curfew for an 11th day following deadly clashes between protesters and security forces.
LAHORE: Residents of Railway Colony here have launched a protest against the unavailability of water in their area since the last two-and-half months, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: Parliamentary Secretary for Housing and Works Sajid Mehdi informed the National Assembly on Friday that there is acute shortage of houses in the Islamabad because no residential colonies were constructed since the last 21 years.
NIDURA, Zimbabwe: Villagers in Zimbabwe are skipping meals and foraging for wild fruit as food stocks run out after a poor harvest blamed on drought and controversial land reforms.
KARACHI: The dairy farmer associations in Karachi have threatened to stop the milk supply to the megapolis in protest against commissioner's action against them due to the sale of commodity at higher rates, ARY News reported.