Authorities blame local residents, saying that they throw trash into the streets and sewers
Some try to justify the practice by calling it a ‘necessity’.
"The blockage is especially severe during school and office hours,” said Nargis Mohib, a commuter.
Lack of bus shelters leaves passengers pining for shade.
Pindiites sick of ‘broken’ sanitation system which regularly overflows.
Garbage dumps near small restaurants a public eyesore, health risk.
Aftab Iqbal Shamim talks on poets, poetry and everything in between.
Parveen Tahir’s collection of poetry entitled “Tinkey ka Baatin” has received critical acclaim.
Parking in narrow lanes adds to woes of residents, children’s safety given little weight.
Aesthetically unpleasing ads are ‘visual pollution.’
Pakistan has decided it will not evacuate its citizens from China to counter the threat of the fast-spreading corona virus. Do you agree with the decision?
Polls are non-scientific, reflect only the online audience and can be manipulated.
Most of people cannot afford treatment at expensive private hospitals.
The right to protest is essential in a democracy
Our reliance on private cars and even private car cabs means our carbon foot-print is increasing
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