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LWMC launches drive to maintain zero waste around commercial markets

Urdu Point 22 Jun 2021
LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 22nd Jun, 2021 ) .Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC) has launched cleanliness drive in all major commercial markets of four towns with an aim to achieve zero waste targets around main business points of the provincial capital.
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Cambodia charges environmentalists over royal insults, plotting

Urdu Point 21 Jun 2021
Phnom Penh, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 21st Jun, 2021 ) .A Cambodian court has charged four environmental activists with insulting the king and plotting against the government, an official said Monday, after three of them were arrested for documenting waste run-off into a river.
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Bluewater bomb plotter who wanted to blow up a nightclub and explode a radioactive 'dirty' ...

The Daily Mail 21 Jun 2021
Judges said moving Pakistan-born Akbar, who has served more than 17 years, to an open prison would be 'wasteful and unnecessary' and warned he would try to flee while on day release ... Sir Ivor Roberts, former Foreign Office anti-terror chief, called it 'a watershed moment for our justice system' ... .
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SSWMB approves Rs. 8 billion budget for FY-2021-22

Urdu Point 19 Jun 2021
Sindh Solid Waste Management Board (SSWMB) has approved Rs ... KARACHI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 19th Jun, 2021 ) .Sindh Solid Waste Management Board (SSWMB) has approved Rs ... 6.5 billion from charging minimal fees from households for solid waste management services in 7 districts of Karachi.
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Digital dumpsites: E-waste poses serious health threat to Pakistan

Gulf News 18 Jun 2021
Pakistan is among the 15 countries where large informal electronic-waste (e-waste) dismantling and recycling sites have been reported which is a major health hazard, ac-cording to the first WHO report on e-waste titled ‘Children and Digital Dumpsites’ ... Pakistan produced 433 kilo ...
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Pakistan losing traditional nesting ground for sea turtles

Dawn 18 Jun 2021
Pakistan is fast losing its traditional nesting sites for sea turtles, posing further threats to the already endangered species, experts say ... Pakistan has lost 25-30 per cent of the nesting ground for green turtles over the past decade, according to Adnan Hamid, a senior wildlife official.
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Opposition's long speeches in parliament wasted nation's time: CM

Urdu Point 18 Jun 2021
LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 18th Jun, 2021 ) .Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said the nation's precious time was wasted by repeating long stories in the parliament by the opposition leaders ... The so-called leader wasted time in repeating the same ...
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Pakistan losing nesting ground for sea turtles

Anadolu Agency 18 Jun 2021
Pakistan is fast losing its traditional nesting sites for sea turtles, posing further threats to the already endangered species, experts say ... Hawks Bay and Sandspit – the two glistening beaches of Pakistan’s commercial capital Karachi – have long been the preferred nesting sites for rare green turtles due to their sandy nature.
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Court seeks arguments on Gill’s acquittal plea

The News International 18 Jun 2021
The petition against Gill stated that the Albayrak Group was doing construction, waste management and transport business in Pakistan, Somalia and other countries. The petition said the group had introduced an 18-meter-long metro bus in Pakistan, which is better than normal buses ... The petitioner stated that the allegations of corruption were baseless.
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LWMC conducts desilting operations in Wahga Town

Urdu Point 17 Jun 2021
Lahore waste management company conducted a special desilting operation in connection with monsoon plan on Thursday. LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 17th Jun, 2021 ) .Lahore waste management company conducted a special desilting operation in connection with monsoon plan on Thursday.
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E-waste poses health threat to Pakistanis, says UN study

Dawn 16 Jun 2021
All three major South Asian nations — India, Pakistan and Bangladesh — are among the worst affected by the e-waste ... According to this report, Pakistan produced 433 kilotons of e-waste last year ... But India does have a national e-waste regulation policy, while Pakistan is still working on it.
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Pakistanis under health hazard due to e-waste: UN report

Beijing News 16 Jun 2021
According to this report, Pakistan produced 433 kilotons of e-waste last year ... But India does have a national e-waste regulation policy, while Pakistan is still working on it ... All three major South Asian nations -- India, Pakistan and Bangladesh -- are among the worst affected by e-waste.
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Punjab presents Rs2.653tr budget today

The News International 14 Jun 2021
For water and sanitation projects, the government allocated Rs9 billion through which it will establish waste water treatment plants in Lahore, Faisalabad, Sialkot and other mega cities alongside solid waste management and drinking water projects.
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Security forces playing vital role to curb terrorist activities: Hamza Khan

Urdu Point 13 Jun 2021
He said security forces including the Pakistan Army were rendering their lives for the protection of public lives, despite strengthening defense of border areas in the country who are our ...
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Tadweer to set up new fallen stock treatment facility in Abu Dhabi

Urdu Point 12 Jun 2021
ABU DHABI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News / WAM - 12th Jun, 2021) Abu Dhabi Waste Management Centre (Tadweer) announced its plans to set up a dedicated facility for the treatment of fallen stock collected from the farms and ranches across the Abu Dhabi and its suburbs.

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