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Creeping Famine In Pakistan's Thar Desert

Creeping Famine In Pakistan's Thar Desert

KAPOOSAR — Pancho Mai is a villager in Kapoosar, located in the Tharpakar district. Today is the festival of Holi , but the 25-year-old mother is deep in mourning. Over the past three months, her three children have died. They had fever for a few ... Worldcrunch, 6 days ago

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Financial Express

Cairn official who found oil in Thar desert to step down

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA New Delhi, 13 April Mr Mike Watts, the man credited with discovering India's largest onlandoil field in Rajasthan,will step down from the board of Cairn Energy plcin mid-May. Mr Watts, 58, was head of exploration at the ...
 The Statesman1 week ago Cairn Energy's Thar desert oil-hunt brain to step down  Millennium Post1 week ago Cairn Energy official who found India's largest onland oil field in Thar to step down  Financial Express1 week ago Mike Watts, who found oil in Thar desert, to quit Cairn Energy  ZeeNews.com1 week ago
Daily Times

Climate change devastating all arid areas of Sindh

Fluoride contamination of underground water sources in Chachro and other area of Thar desert has led to grave health problems, while drinking water in other arid areas of the province is also harmful to health, said Executive Director Society for ...
 Frontier Post1 week ago Climate change devastating all arid areas of Sindh  Pakistan Press International1 week ago The effects of climate change on Pakistan  Daily Times2 weeks ago
Daily Messenger

Of peacocks and children

Mourning is part of people's lives in the Thar Desert of Sindh. Some months ago they were grieving for the mass deaths of peacocks in an epidemic, now they are crying for their children who are dying of hunger, Mr Right said changing the TV channel.
 Frontier Post1 month ago Thar tragedy  DAWN Group2 weeks ago Thar deaths: No slackness on part of my govt: Qaim  Pakistan Press International4 weeks ago Voicing concerns: Government solely responsible for Thar crisis  The Express Tribune4 weeks ago
The Nation Pakistan

Thar Drought: Early Warning of Coming Dust Bowl in Pakistan?

Deaths of dozens of malnourished and sick children after a three-year drought in Pakistan's Thar desert have finally got the media attention and forced politicians to take notice of the unfolding tragedy. Emergency aid is now being provided by the ...
 Pakistan Link3 weeks ago History will repeat itself, warn experts  The Nation Pakistan1 month ago Disaster in Pakistan drought region almost inevitable  Kuwait Times1 month ago History will repeat  Oman Observer1 month ago

Thar and livestock

WHITE desert or Achharo Thar has three union councils of Khipro taluka spread over Sanghar district. Ninety per cent of its population depends on livestock for its livelihood. Livestock breeders primarily depend on the natural pasture of the region ...
 DAWN Group3 weeks ago Drought in Thar - Myths and Rationale  The Nation Pakistan3 weeks ago Drought in desert Thar — myths and rationale  Pakistan Observer1 month ago Drought in desert Thar - Myths and Rationale Political adventurism in Tharparkar defeated jointly by PPP, Sindh Govt and Tharis  Frontier Post1 month ago
Pakistan Today

Thar drought: two more infants die

Another two children died in the famine-hit Tharparkar district of Thar desert in Sindh on Tuesday, officials said. According to medics, two infants died on Tuesday morning increasing the death toll to 131. As many as 56 people, including 21 ...
 Pakistan Today1 month ago Thar famine: Two more children die in Chachro  Dunya News1 month ago Thar tragedy: Two more children die in Umerkot in Thar continue  Pakistan Press International1 month ago Army distributes 110 tons of food in 3 days  Financial Daily1 month ago

Child death toll in Thar desert community rises to 62

ISLAMABAD: At least 62 children have died in a district of southern Pakistan where thousands are suffering from malnutrition, officials said Monday, as the country's top judge called the situation a national shame. The disaster has sparked public ...
 SAMAA TV1 month ago 62 children died in Pakistan desert  Jakarta Post1 month ago Child deaths in Thar rise to 62  Qatar Peninsula1 month ago Child death toll in Pakistan desert community rises to 62  Lebanon Daily Star1 month ago
The Express Tribune

Memories of Thar

THE story of famine in the Thar desert is a long and miserable one, filled with grief, desperation and death, affecting people, young and old, as well as livestock. If someone could gaze into the past, one could discover the occurrence of drought ...
 DAWN Group3 weeks ago Common practice: The nomads of Thar move regardless of drought  The Express Tribune1 month ago JI holds Sindh responsible for Thar tragedy  The Nation Pakistan1 month ago People migrating from Thar  Big News Network1 month ago

Drought in Thar not just famine

KARACHI: The recent drought in Tharparkar desert and malnourishment in other districts of Sindh province is not just drought or famine, it is because of the global food system which is breaking and factors such as climate change, land grabs, food ...
 Daily Times4 weeks ago Famine-like situation in Thar after severe drought  DAWN Group1 month ago
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