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Updated : 1 week, 5 days ago IST
Despite pouring millions of dollars into Pakistan, the country's biggest city, Karachi was submerged during the extreme flooding last year due to decades of neglect by the authorities to the Karachi's sewage and waste disposal systems that created the perfect recipe for flooding in the city,
Updated : 1 week, 6 days ago IST
Less than three per cent of the World Bank's budget, which it gave as loans to the local Sindh government, has been spent, after three years.
Updated : 2 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Pakistan is going on the path of 'bankruptcy' and has resumed its five decades-old practice of pleading for funds from other countries and fleecing the world's kindness, writes Sakariya Kareem in Asian Lite.
Updated : 2 weeks, 2 days ago IST
There were around 50 MHPs in Kandia tehsil but all of them were swept away in floods, locals said, adding that they had restored some of the stations on a self-support basis.
Updated : 2 weeks, 4 days ago IST
Two lake outbursts in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) Diamer's Tangir Valley have resulted in the complete destruction of four homes and around 40 homes partially damaged.
Updated : 3 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Many families in Jacobabad have little more than mere cloth to cover their temporary shelters by stagnant flood waters while temperatures have dropped to seven-degree celsius at night.
Updated : 3 weeks, 2 days ago IST
Addressing a press briefing on Monday, Ned Price said that new financial assistance will be used for flood protection and governance disease.
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday sought "massive investments" for Pakistan to help it recover from damage caused by devastating floods that ravaged the country last year.
Updated : 4 weeks, 1 day ago IST
People have said that they were given more assistance by the government in the 2010 floods, which caused less damage.
Updated : 1 month ago IST
According to the United Nations' 2022 Year in Review report on Climate and Environment, in 2022, while some regions suffered from a lack of water, others were hit by severe floods.
The report says that Pakistan's big dam model has come under the scanner in view of the recent floods in the country.
Updated : 1 month, 1 week ago IST
The visit of the IMF monitoring mission scheduled for October end has been delayed amid the differences between Islamabad's commitment to the IMF on fiscal consolidation and its actual decisions.