Pakistan approves booster shot of Covid-19 vaccines

Pakistan has approved booster shot of Covid-19 vaccines in the aftermath of emergence of Omicron variant on Wednesday. The decision was made in the meeting...

Peshawar journalists recount their struggles with pandemic

Nasreen Jabeen Shahzada Fahd, a Peshawar based journalist, twice contracted Covid-19 in the first and second wave. Those were the early days of the pandemic and...

Covid-19 vaccination reduces chances of infection and mortality

Salma Jahangir Rashid Ahmed, a resident of Afghan Colony, after vaccinated himself after contracting Covid19. He was sure of slim chances of Covid-19 re-infection. Mr Ahmed...

School drop out and child labor on the rise due to pandemic

Javid Mahmood Pandemic has left devastating effects on child psychology and education, argue child rights activist and teachers. They say that government has failed to...

Pandemic forcing transgender to seek alternate source of income

Dollar, a transgender from Peshawar, faced stark economic choices during the pandemic. The ban on marriages functions had dealt a crushing economic blow on...

KP LG polls 2021 poses daunting challenge of Covid-19 SOPs implementation

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s 17 districts are headed to local government (LG) election on December 19. The stage for polls has been set as political parties...

Minority communities suffering economic blows of pandemic

Covid-19 economic consequences have badly hit the religious minorities across Pakistan. Members of Sikh minority in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa say that they have greatly suffered economically...

Covid-19 is ravaging minorities in KP

Asim Masih, a Christian sanitary worker has been in work of keeping streets of Hayatabad clean for past two decades. Even at the peak of...

Pakistani religious scholars using pulpit to fight disinformation against Covid-19 vaccines

Abdul Sattar Pakistani religious scholars are using pulpit to fight disinformation against Covid-19 vaccines and trying to spread the message that vaccination against the pandemic...

Working children not sure about utility of corona vaccine

The government has initiated a process of administering coronavirus vaccine to people above 12 years of age.

Air travel gets dearer after coronavirus lockdown

Like other people around the country, the overseas Pakistanis were also impacted severely due to coronavirus pandemic.

‘Corona took away everything from our family’

A large number of people in Pakistan go abroad every year in search of livelihood due to prevailing situation of unemployment in the country.