Can veganism save our planet?

Can veganism save our planet?

Written by: Iqra Ahsan Edited by; Maleha Afzal If you want to save the world from climate change, veganism seems to be the motto. Climate change is real. According to scientists reducing the greenhouse gas emission from transportation and energy usage isn’t enough to fight climate changes. Reducing the consumption of meat and dairy products can reduce agricultural pollution to […]

Double, double, t(oil) and trouble – How oil companies aid environmental deterioration.

Double, double, t(oil) and trouble – How oil companies aid environmental deterioration.

Written by: Noorulain Adeel Edited by: Ayesha Imtiaz  Climate change is considered one of the most important environmental challenges of today. It is an undeniable calamity atop our heads, the essence of which cannot be ignored further. Everything around us, even our actions, contribute to climate change. So it’s no surprise that the fossil energy companies such as oil companies have a lot to […]

How Deforestation Paves Way For Human Sickness

How Deforestation Paves Way For Human Sickness

Written By Sarah Shamim Edited by Ayesha Imtiaz As Covid-19 takes the world by storm, more and more people are paying closer attention to the scientific idea that a majority of viral infections such as HIV, SARS, and Ebola are zoonotic. For a disease to be zoonotic means for it to jump from animals to humans.  It is speculated that […]

US politics and Climate shift

US politics and Climate shift

US politics and Climate shift By Mahnoor Abdullah Edited by Maleha Afzal President Obama towards the end of his time in the White House took some tangible steps to finally tackle Climate Change. The 2015 Paris Accord was one of them. The Unites States of America, under the leadership of President Donald Trump withdrew from the Accord on June 1st, […]

A fire erupted in the Minimarg village of Astore district GB

A fire erupted in the Minimarg village of Astore district GB

Astore, a valley 120km long with an area of 5,000km2, is located in the north of Pakistan, in Gilgit-Baltistan state. The valley is at the eastern face of Nanga Parbat, a peak 8,125 high, often called the Killer Mountain, Minimarg is a village in District Astore Gilgit Baltistan, situated on the right bank of the Neelum River to the north of Taobat, […]

World endangered species day

World endangered species day

Maleha Afzal  The 15th of May marks the World endangered species day. People across the globe celebrate this day to learn about the endangered species and come up with solutions to protect them to maintain a balance in the ecosystem and ensure sustainability. The importance of endangered species We live in a world full of animals, insects, creatures and plants; […]

Pakistan and Climate Change

Pakistan and Climate Change

By Maleha Afzal  Climate change and environmental destruction are not just confined to distorted weather patterns and but it has much more attached to it. As we go deeper into the topic, we begin to understand the root causes of climate change in Pakistan.  Pakistan has the 21st largest road network in the world, consequently leading to a massive amount […]