Deforestation is a serious problem in Pakistan which is quickly turning green sceneries into barren lands and the process to stop it is slow.
Forest Department of Chitral under the FAO chilghoza Project distributed Chilghoza harvesting toolkits among people Shishikoh valley.
The wheat production target in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa could not be achieved due to climate conditions and different diseases of the crops.
Pakistan has a culture of protests on roads for every issue, but the pressing issue of climate change is not taken seriously.
The plantation campaign of the government in Khyber tribal district witnessed chaos on Sunday as an angry mob uprooted thousands of newly planted saplings.
Member National Assembly and Parliamentary Secretary on States and Frontier Regions (Safron) Iqbal Afridi inaugurated the campaign by planting a sapling.
Twenty-five officials of the Forest Department, including two district forest officers (DFOs), have been suspended over negligence.
Locusts are playing havoc with the standing crops in Lakki Marwat and now even a large number of locusts have attacked the district with more intensity.
A research about quality of water in KP has revealed that Cantonment Board in Peshawar has the most polluted water, while Hayatabad has most clean water.
KP Housing Minister Dr Amjid Ali on Monday inaugurated the tree plantation campaign in Jalozai Housing Scheme Nowshera by planting a sapling.
After playing havoc with standing crops in Dera Ismail Khan, Lakki Marwat and Kurram, now locusts have attacked fields in Orakzai tribal district.
Deputy Commissioner North Waziristan Sahibzada Najeebullah has imposed ban on tree cutting and transportation under Section-144.