Laborers fear another lockdown will put them under fresh trial

Abdul Malik is the sole breadwinner of his family. If he doesn’t get work, his family has no other source to get food and likely face hunger.

‘Future lockdown means starvation for poor families’

Coronavirus pandemic has not only claimed more than two million lives all over the world, but it has also worsened inequalities in society.

Prices of facemasks, sanitizers drop as Pakistan braces second wave of corona

Misbah ud Din PESHAWAR: The demand for hand sanitizers and facemask suddenly went high in March and April last year when the novel coronavirus started...

Government urged to implement SOPs, avoid imposing heavy fines, sealing markets

Amid the rising number of corona cases, traders’ community and civil administration are at loggerheads over the implementation of the SOPs.

Coronavirus proves disastrous for cottage industry of Swat, Charsadda

Perhaps many people will think Islampur will be an industrially developed city but it is a union council in tehsil Babuzai of Swat District.

Where there is a will, there is a way

Asmatullah, a businessman in Orakzai tribal district has done what has been taught in the proverb “where there is a will, there is a way”.

Uncertainty prevails amidst second wave of COVID-19

As the positivity rate of COVID-19 cases surges, the government announces smart lockdown in certain areas to curb the spread of the virus.

Pakistan and US partner to prevent COVID-19 in prisons

The provision of PPE for staff and hygiene items for inmates is part of partnership between the US Mission and KP Prisons Department.

Unauthenticated social media content contributes to coronavirus spread

When the coronavirus pandemic was claiming lives across the world, the internet particularly social media was abuzz with disinformation.

COVID-19 lockdown adds to woes of public

With the rise in the number of coronavirus cases in Pakistan’s different cities, the government imposed a countrywide lockdown in March 2020.

Fake, unauthenticated SM content about Covid19 prove helpful in virus’ spread

Abdul Qayyum Afridi PESHAWAR: When the coronavirus pandemic was claiming lives across the world, the internet particularly social media was abuzz with disinformation in Pakistan...

Government urged to conduct fresh poverty survey to facilitate needy families under Ehsaas Cash...

Anees Takkar, Muzammil Dawar Buner Gul didn’t know that his passport would make him ineligible for the financial assistance provided to vulnerable families by the...