UoP IMS Department, schools in Charsadda, Nowshera closed

The Institute of Management Studies in the University of Peshawar has been closed after emergence of a coronavirus case in the department.

Girls college in Mardan closed after 7 students contract coronavirus

The Government Girls Degree College Sheikh Maltoon has been closed for seven days after seven students were diagnosed with coronavirus.

Nowshera teachers contract coronavirus, 16 schools closed in KP

After Peshawar, now 10 employees of a school in Nowshera have been diagnosed with coronavirus after which they have been quarantined.

Government’s cold-shoulder response to expats’ sufferings invites widespread criticism

Tariq Aziz The overseas Pakistanis suffered heavily due to the Coronavirus pandemic. While thousands had lost their livelihoods due to the prolonged lockdowns and travel...

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...

What corona infected lactating mothers should do to feed infants?

The real challenge lies for parents who aspire to strike a balance between earning livelihood and ensuring social distancing as well.

Those suspicious about corona vaccination using ‘safe option’ of fake certificates

Maryam said even a headache pill cannot be available free of cost, then how a precious vaccine is provided forcibly to people.

Local tourist spots in Khyber become popular during lockdown

After closure of tourist spots due to coronavirus lockdown, tourists started visiting picturesque sites in merged tribal districts.

Japan grants $9.5 million to Pakistan for confronting COVID-19

Japan has extended a grant assistance of JPY 1 billion to Pakistan for enhancing its capacity to confront COVID-19 and other diseases.

Coronavirus pandemic intensifies housemaids’ dilemma 

Razia Mehsud As the number of corona positive patients rises amidst the second wave of the pandemic, uncertainty looms over Salma as she fears what...

56 more die of corona in Pakistan

Corona fatalities, infections and positivity rate are constantly on the downward trend for the last six days.

3 educational institutions closed in Kurram

Three educational institutions have been closed in Kurram tribal district after emergence of 48 coronavirus cases.