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Pakistan’s poor farmers face uphill battle with climate extremes

BAKRANI: Since his father died in 2011, Moeez Assadullah has been looking after his family's farm alone. The 21-year-old tends the 3 hectares (7 acres) of land without the...

189 countries and counting: Record-chasing traveller falls in love with Pakistan

KARACHI: Eric T. Nguyen looked out from the plane’s window at the lush green mountains of Islamabad with anticipation, as he prepared to cross out the 189th country...

Corporation Budget passed amid uproar

Staff Reporter THIRUVANANTHAPURAM March 28, 2017 20:56 IST Updated: March 28, 2017 20:56 IST "; var device = ""; for ( var type in WFClientTypeDef) { if (window.matchMedia(WFClientTypeDef).matches) { switch (type) { case "xlarge": device = 'desktop'; break; case "large": device =...

Female teachers, students affected most by terrorist attacks on schools: HRW

Attacks by the Taliban and other militant groups disrupted the education of hundreds of thousands of children, particularly girls, the Human Rights Watch (HRW) states in its latest...

Kochi Metro commuters to get WI-Fi connectivity

Staff Reporter KOCHI March 28, 2017 21:22 IST Updated: March 28, 2017 21:22 IST "; var device = ""; for ( var type in WFClientTypeDef) { if (window.matchMedia(WFClientTypeDef).matches) { switch (type) { case "xlarge": device = 'desktop'; break; case "large": device =...

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Pakistan’s poor farmers face uphill battle with climate extremes

BAKRANI: Since his father died in 2011, Moeez Assadullah has been looking after his family's farm alone. The 21-year-old tends the 3 hectares (7...