Daily Archives: June 8, 2009

Press freedom in Pakistan

By Zafar Iqbal     Throughout the sixty one years troubled history of Pakistan, the situation of media freedom in Pakistan has never been beyond criticism and particularly under military regimes media has faced a harsh dealing from its dissidents. Of late, the situation of press freedom has undergone colossal deterioration. […]

Development at the cost of Destruction-By Zafar Iqbal

Pakistan has initiated a mega power project in its administrative part of Kashmir without fulfilling mandatory environmental obligations required for development projects. Contemporary international environmental laws and standards bound all governments and their publics to conduct Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and ecological surveys (both phase1&2) in every developmental project to […]