Monthly Archives: June 2009

Pakistan border journalists need conflict training

By Zafar Iqbal At first glance, Mumtaz Sadiq looks like a [[Taliban]] commander with his long dishevelled beard and traditional Swati cap. For those meeting him for the first time there is no indication that he has been a severe … Continue reading

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Hydropower Project Threatens Eco-Jewel of Pakistani Kashmir

By Zafar Iqbal MUZAFFARABAD, Jammu and Kashmir, June 12, 2009 – Pakistan has initiated a massive hydropower project in its administrative part of Kashmir without fulfilling basic environmental obligations required for such development projects. Contemporary international environmental laws and standards … Continue reading

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