Tag: fallout

‘Worst form of climate change fallout in Pakistan’

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Environmental scientist Professor Dr. Moazzam Ali Khan stated on World Environment Day today, Pakistan is facing some of the worst effects of greenhouse gases, Even with comparatively fewer greenhouse gases production. Dr. Khan emphasized that there is just 0.3% towards greenhouse gases from Pakistan but still Pakistan is facing the ‘worst form of climate change […]…Read More

Speakers debate environmental fallout of nuke power plants

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Many Americans die choking on meat but that doesn’t mean they stop eating steaks, said the former chairperson of the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC) and adviser to the National Command Authority, Dr. Ansar Parvez, while downplaying the risks of nuclear power plants. Speaking at a seminar, titled Environmental Fallout: Nuclear Power Plants in Pakistan’ at Habib University, Dr. Parvez said that one has to consider all available options to produce energy. It is…Read More

Tackling the fallout of Bt Cotton

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The observation that BT Cotton sowing area especially in Punjab is regularly on the rise at the cost of wheat and sugarcane mainly due to the longer germination period of this variety of cotton is something that must not going unnoticed on the part of the agriculture managers as this factor would trigger to much extent the food security issue in the country which is already experiencing a critical situation in terms of severe water shortage for agriculture purposes and low yields. The government…Read More