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Pakistan province struggles with hundreds of cases of children infected with HIV

Posted on Saturday, 1 June 2019 03:41 AM | No Comments
In the dusty town of Ratodero in southern Pakistan, doctors are struggling to cope with an alarming outbreak of young patients infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, with...

Pakistan conducts missile test

Posted on Friday, 24 May 2019 04:06 PM | No Comments
Pakistan on Thursday (May 23) announced that it has conducted a training launch of a Shaheen II, surface-to-surface ballistic missile, which it said is capable of delivering conventional and nuclear...

Over a million Pakistani children missed vaccinations amid fake scare against polio vaccine

Posted on Friday, 3 May 2019 07:23 PM | No Comments
A Federal government campaign to vaccinate more than 40 million children under five against polio in Pakistan has been suspended following a series of attacks on workers and police over...

Indians gather at border with Pakistan to welcome downed pilot

Posted on Friday, 1 March 2019 09:11 PM | No Comments
(REUTERS) — Indians eagerly waited for the return of a captured pilot by Islamabad on Friday (March 1), with some who have been staking out the Wagah border with Pakistan vowing...

DFA cautions Filipinos vs travel to Kashmir amid India-Pakistan tensions

Posted on Friday, 1 March 2019 09:17 AM | No Comments
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), on Thursday, advised Filipinos in India and Pakistan to stay vigilant and avoid travels to the Kashmir region. This is amid rising tensions between...

DFA urges Filipinos to be vigilant amid tensions between India, Pakistan

Posted on Friday, 1 March 2019 01:16 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Thursday urged Filipinos in India and Pakistan to be vigilant amid soaring tensions between the two countries. In an advisory,...

At least 26 killed after bus collides with truck and catches fire in southwestern Pakistan

Posted on Tuesday, 22 January 2019 09:30 AM | No Comments
 At least 26 people were killed and 14 injured after a bus collided with a truck and caught on fire in southwestern Pakistan late on Monday (January 21), local media...

Pakistan gives polio vaccine to all children

Posted on Thursday, 27 September 2018 10:25 AM | No Comments
  The Pakistani government began Monday to give polio vaccines to over 38 million children across the country who are under five years old. The vaccination plan will be finished...

Pakistan heatwave kills 65 people in Karachi – welfare organisation

Posted on Tuesday, 22 May 2018 11:30 AM | No Comments
  A heatwave has killed 65 people in Pakistan’s southern city of Karachi over the past three days, a social welfare organization said on Tuesday (May 22), amid fears the...

Gunman injures Pakistan interior minister

Posted on Monday, 7 May 2018 11:30 AM | No Comments
A gunman has shot and injured Pakistani Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal while he was visiting his constituency in the north-eastern city of Narowal. Iqbal had just attended a rally in...