Development Archive

WB to invest $460m Peshawar to Afghanistan road

After marked improvement in the security situation, the World Bank has decided to invest $460 million to build a new road from Peshawar to

Cyber Security Wing – a bold initiative to curb emerging threats

Cyber Security Wing set up to curb emerging terrorism threats National Counter Terrorism Authority (NACTA) has established a Cyber Security Wing on modern lines

Pakistan – China Dams on Indus, some concerns

(By Joydeep Gupta) Indus cascade a Himalayan blunder The China-Pakistan plan to build five dams in a row on the Indus will stop the

Historic bill passed in Pakistan for transgender rights

Pakistan’s parliament passed a landmark bill on Tuesday that gives the country’s transgender citizens fundamental rights. The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act allows people

Survivor of child abuse fights to change the world

In India, child sexual assault must be reported within three years or a case cannot be brought against an abuser. But for adult survivors