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Plastic waste burnt close to DNP, in camel caravan path
Times of India

Plastic waste burnt close to DNP, in camel caravan path

JAIPUR: Tourists have long visited the Thar Desert to take in the clean air and clear skies. Starry desert skies have attracted tourists who camp in the night on the sands, travelling in camel caravans. Ever since the first windmills came up in ... Times of India, 4 days ago

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Sarangi mela to commemorate Ustad Sultan Khan's 5th death anniversary

The sarangi has always evoked the beauty of the desert musicians of Thar. The man who made the traditional bow-instrument popular as a solo instrument not only in India but across the world was late maestro Padma Bhushan Ustad Sultan Khan. To mark his fifth ...
 DNA1 month ago
The Telegraph

An agri marvel takes root in Thar sands

The Thar desert will give the country its first olive oil brand - Raj Olive - to be launched next month. Eight years after Rajasthan decided to start olive cultivation to reduce the dependence on imports for edible oil, the desert state has decided to bring ...
 The Telegraph2 months ago

Thar villagers protest against construction of drainage reservoir

KARACHI: Large numbers of residents of Thar Desert demonstrated outside Karachi Press Club on Sunday against a coal mining company, which is constructing a drainage reservoir, a part of its $2billion coal mining and electricity generation project in ...
 Daily Times1 month ago Villagers protest against building of wastewater reservoir  Daily Times1 month ago Towards exploiting Thar Coal  Pakistan Observer2 months ago

Recycling of underground saline water to transform Thar desert into green pasture

Tweet on Twitter Amanullah Khan Karachi—Drought phenomenon is going to be irrelevant in Tharparkar after successful completion of a pilot project that will utilize underground saline water extracted from mining operations in Thar ...
 Pakistan Observer1 month ago

Oracle Coalfields On "Fast-Track" For Chinese Funding In Pakistan

Oracle is developing a combined coal resource and mine mouth power plant in the Thar desert, in the south-east of Sindh Province in Pakistan. The project has been placed on the priority list of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, arranging ...
 London South East1 week ago ORACLE COALFIELDS : On "Fast-Track" For Chinese Funding In Pakistan  4 Traders1 week ago China Pakistan Economic Corridor  MoneyAM1 week ago ORCP updates on China-Pakistand Economic corridor  Shares Magazine1 week ago

The water this desert doesn't want

It takes an exceptional circumstance for the women of Thar to camp out with men from other tribal communities. But outside the Islamkot press club these divisive traditions have taken a backseat for a unifying cause: to protest the Sindh government ...
 The Friday Times2 weeks ago

From Marvi's Well to Reverse Osmosis

Sand dunes in the Thar Desert echo with the melancholic folktale of Marvi Maraich. Marvi was a young and beautiful girl, whose story provides a true picture of the miseries of life in the desert. She was fetching water from the well when she was ...
 The Friday Times3 weeks ago
Gizmodo India

We Took The Zoook Rocker Encore To A Music Festival And Heres What We Think About It

What do you expect when youre heading for a 3-day music festival in the middle of the Thar Desert? Lots of pulsating music and lots of sand, what else? Then why would you take a Bluetooth speaker to such an event? I have no clue. Am I glad I took ...
 MensXP.com4 weeks ago Magnetic Fields festival 2016 review: A magical tango between music and sand  Gizmodo India1 month ago

Chotiari reservoir

THE in the Sanghar district is the only source of cultivation for barren lands in the Thar desert. This reservoir was built for the cultivation of barren lands in Umerkot and Tharparkar districts, as well as for providing potable water to ...
 DAWN Group1 month ago
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