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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 | Today's Paper

Planning water resource management in Pishin-Lora river basin of Balochistan using GIS/RS techniques

By Maria Jaffar

June 15, 2018 – 1:11 am

Water is a scarce resource in Pakistan but more specifically in the province of Balochistan. Comprising an area of 347,000 km2 (44 % of Pakistan), the province is situated towards the south-west of Pakistan.


Build Kalabagh Dam to secure future of Pakistan

By Asma khan kakar

June 15, 2018 – 1:06 am

In December 2004, the former President of Pakistan General Pervez Musharraf, declared that he would construct the dam to help the greater interest of Pakistan. However, on 26 May 2008, the Federal Minister for Water and Power of Pakistan, Raja Pervez Ashraf, said that the “Kalabagh Dam would not be constructed” and that the scheme had been invalid due to “hostility from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Sindh and other stakeholders, the project was no lengthier practicable”.


Earthquake Disaster Risk Geographical Information System (GIS) for Quetta City

By Asma khan kakar

June 12, 2018 – 2:43 am

Today intense GIS systems are used to keep the environment safe. It has become an included, well developed and successful tool in disaster organization and improvement. One of the most scary and critical phenomena of nature is the incidence of an earthquake. There is a need to have knowledge concerning the trends in earthquake incidence worldwide. A GIS based abuser border system for querying on earthquake catalogue will be of huge assist to the earthquake engineers and seismologists in considerate the behavior model of earthquake in spatial and temporal area. A Quetta thumb down uncertainty is a natural stronghold


Geographical Information System: ‘Space Expertise Can Help Overcome Water Crises in Balochistan’

By Maham Latif

June 12, 2018 – 2:43 am

The optimal use of GIS (Geographical Information System) can help in curtailing the fast-growing water crises around the globe, especially in countries like Pakistan that has ranked 26th among most water-stressed countries.


Forces efforts in fight against terrorism

By Haseeb ur Rehman

May 23, 2018 – 9:40 pm

Pakistan played a significant role in the field of counter terrorism with an idea to make the world a more secure place to live.