[Originally featured on the ExchangesConnect blog.] Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) is celebrated during the third week of April every year with much fervour across the world to highlight the importance of the youth’s involvement in community development. Keeping the youth service tradition alive, YES Alumni Islamabad commemorated GYSD for the second successive year this… Read More Save the Margallas
[Originally published in The Nation City page] ISLAMABAD – Whereas it is a must for everyone to take steps to conserve water in order to minimise the risk of a severe water shortage and wastage of electricity, it is also for the authorities concerned to take measures to ensure that water is not being wasted.
[Originally published in The Nation City Page] ISLAMABAD – With the current drought prolonging through the winter, it is of utmost importance for each and every citizen of the country to try to conserve as much water as possible. A recent World Bank report declared Pakistan as one of the 17 countries that were currently facing a… Read More Some useful tips to conserve precious water
[Originally published in The Nation City Page] ISLAMABAD – The construction of well-built public toilets in various public areas was welcomed by many as a positive development in the provision of services to the public. However, much is left to say about their maintenance. Stench emanating from these toilets usually poses as a warning of… Read More Need for well-maintained public toilets
[Originally published in The Nation City Page] ISLAMABAD – Litter can be seen accumulated on the ground at various public places in the Federal capital, despite Islamabad unarguably being the cleanest city in the country. This is not entirely because the residents of the city lack civic sense, but because they are not always given… Read More CDA needs to do more on disposing of trash
[Originally published in The nation City page] ISLAMABAD – The wedding of a renowned fashion designer’s son was celebrated with more illumination than the country can afford. The entire lane where the sprawling bungalow is located in the posh F-7 Sector of Islamabad could be seen decorated with lights for the past one week, the glow being… Read More Wastage during power scarcity