US delivers more COVID-19 protective equipment to Pakistan

Since the start of the COVID-19, the US has delivered $49.7 million in assistance through this partnership with the Government of Pakistan.

1 million children born as refugees in three years globally

The UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, revealed on Friday that almost 1 million children were born as refugees between 2018 and 2020.

Madrassa student says he endured sexual abuse for several years

A student has filed a case against the seminary’s patron Mufti Azizur Rehman accusing him of subjecting him to sexual abuse for a long time.

Policy consultation of achieving SDGs held

The consultation provided a platform for engagement between elected and executive members of government and civil society.

Anger, shock in Dir after death of youth in Rawalpindi Police custody

The people of Upper Dir are in a shock and grief over the death of a local youth in the custody of CTD Police in Rawalpindi.

UN agencies praise Pakistan’s efforts to eradicate polio

The UNICEF and WHO have lauded the Government of Pakistan’s continued efforts to eradicate poliomyelitis from the country.

Budgetary allocation increased to Rs54b for merged districts

The federal government has increased financial allocation for development schemes in merged districts to Rs54 billion in the budget.

2021 Pakistan Humanitarian Response Plan launched

The 2021 Pakistan Humanitarian Response Plan was launched Wednesday at an event hosted by the Foreign Ministry and the UN in Pakistan.

Unicef concerned by death and injury of children in explosions in Pakistan

Unicef is concerned by the death of three children who were reported killed in the detonation of a landmine in South Waziristan on Tuesday.

US mobilizes airlift of emergency supplies to help Pakistan address COVID-19 surge

The airlift to Pakistan contributes critically needed emergency medical supplies, including PPE, pulse oximeters, and other supplies.

Independent digital media rejects proposed Pakistan Media Development Authority

The DigiMAP has expressed concern at the government proposal to create a new authority to regulate the entire spectrum of the country’s media.

Parliamentary body takes exception to non-implementation of students quota

The 19th meeting of the Standing Committee of the National Assembly on States and Frontier Regions (Safron) was held at the Parliament House.