Category: Climate/Environment

Project Launched to disprove Karakurum Glacier Anomaly

Gilgit: A group of local researchers and mountaineers while challenging the theory of ‘Karakoram Anomaly’, have launched their own research drive in a bid to disprove the theory, saying that the ground situation suggests that the glaciers in the Karakoram range also retreat over the year. A 11-member research and mountaineer team from Upper Hunza […]

Fending off climate change: Taking a leaf out of Nepal’s book

KATHMANDU: As climate change becomes an increasing threat, food security concerns have become a priority for policymakers. With unpredictable weather conditions, ranging from floods to heatwaves, governments realise the need to introduce modern techniques of farming, including drought-resistant practices. For this, Pakistan can turn to its Himalayan neighbour Nepal and take cue from the methods adopted […]