Urban Forests: An Urgent Need of Lahore

The city of Lahore, which once was called the city of gardens and trees, is now counted among the most polluted cities in the world. This is a dramatic change that millions of other people and I are witnessing. Today's Lahore is not the one we saw in our childhood; our elders would tell our … Continue reading Urban Forests: An Urgent Need of Lahore


Political Finance System in Pakistan

Since the results of the Election Commission of Pakistan’s investigation into the PTI’s foreign funding case became public, there have been more calls for reforming the political financing system, including making sure it is being watched. But even though many of the loudest voices making these claims, like the PTI’s political opponents, seem to have … Continue reading Political Finance System in Pakistan

Solving Pakistan’s Energy Problem

The energy deficit is currently 5,000 megawatts. In most cities, load-shedding can last up to 12 hours, and the situation is worse in rural areas. According to Reuters, Pakistan has experienced hours-long power cuts over the last month, with urban centers seeing four- to six-hour outages a day and rural areas over eight hours, as … Continue reading Solving Pakistan’s Energy Problem