Pakistan confirms first Omicron case

Pakistan on Monday confirmed its first case of Omicron variant of Coronavirus through gene-sequencing. The National Command and Operations Center made this announcement on its...

Pandemic taking a toll on Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s businesses

Government economic policies and Covid-19 pandemic are badly affecting businesses in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, businesspersons said. They said many businesses have also closed down due...

Another doctor succumbs to coronavirus in KP

Another doctor died of coronavirus in KP on Friday after which the death toll of doctors from the disease in the province has reached 41.

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...

Covid-triggered lockdown boosts online shopping

Ceena Naeem The coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent lockdown by the government though proved catastrophic for the economy, yet people having creative minds turned this...

Pakistan reports 4,767 more corona cases, 57 deaths

The alarming trend of spike in coronavirus cases in Pakistan is continuing as 4,767 new cases and 57 deaths were reported Sunday.

Corona positivity ratio over 40 percent in Abbottabad

Abbottabad has emerged as the district with highest coronavirus positivity ratio in the country with 40.32 percent.

New lockdown will destroy wedding halls’ businesses, say owners

The NCOC has issued revised precautionary guidelines for holding wedding receptions amid strict compliance of the SOPs.

Death toll of doctors from corona in KP reaches 48

Another doctor succumbed to coronavirus infection in Peshawar on Wednesday, taking the tally of doctors' deaths to 48 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

What’s the procedure of corona vaccination for unregistered Afghan refugees

No authentic data about corona cases and deaths among Afghan refugees is available, and solid steps for their vaccination are not visible.

COVID-19 causes heavy losses to fruit, vegetable growers, traders

The coronavirus pandemic is not only a global health issue, it is also having devastating impacts on the world economy.

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.