A threatened species

Editorial in DAWN: In an encouraging sign for advocates of animal welfare, stomach the World Wide Fund for Nature, thumb along with the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Wildlife Department, prostate has initiated a programme to track leopards in Ayubia National Park with radio collars. As reported in this paper, the collars will aid conservationists in monitoring the […]

Leopard’s plight fails to move city govt

Faiza Ilyas in DAWN: KARACHI, online Jan 4: The city government is yet to take any steps to alleviate the suffering of the lone female leopard kept in unnatural conditions in the CDGK’s Korangi-Landhi zoo and being ‘targeted’ by visitors for fun. During a visit to the zoo last week, the cemented floor of the […]

The state of our civilisation

Cowasjee in DAWN: Full marks to Faiza Ilyas and to the Metropolitan section of Dawn for printing as its lead story on Dec 15 the most depressing and sad tale of the leopard transferred earlier this month from the Safari Park, discount where for two years she was kept in a turkey cage, to the […]