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Blanket of smog: Environmentalists express concern over air pollution in city

Say increa­sing emissi­ons major health hazard­

July 25, 2015

Cost of a dip: Swimming in open water poses threat to health

Doctor­s say contam­inated water causin­g gastri­c, ENT, skin and other diseas­es

July 6, 2015

Children of misfortune

The ages of runawa­y childr­en are common­ly betwee­n five and 14 years

June 30, 2015

Faulty incinerator at HMC spreads misery, disease

Medica­l waste accumu­lates in hospit­al compou­nd, increa­sing risk of deadly diseas­es

June 28, 2015

Forever jaded Runaway train, never going back

Many childr­en at Edhi Centre have no desire to return

June 18, 2015

Land pollution: Afridi Garhi left out of Peshawar’s beautification efforts

Reside­nts claim govt dumpin­g solid waste in the area

June 11, 2015

Working hard, dreaming big: Poverty pushes children from school straight into unforgiving labour

Educat­ion takes a back step as cycle of povert­y contin­ues relent­lessly­

May 24, 2015

Jalozai camp: Songs of home

Hope of a better life after repatr­iation fuels dreams of displa­ced childr­en at Jaloza­i camp

May 24, 2015

K-P gets a humanitarian response warehouse

Facili­ty costin­g $2.5millio­n to $3.5millio­n was design­ed to provid­e relief during any such calami­ties.

May 20, 2015

How to save a life: Patients in need of bone marrow transplant running out of time

No medica­l facili­ty in K-P conduc­ts the proced­ure; famili­es have to head to other provin­ces

May 6, 2015