UK approves Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for rollout from ‘next week’

Britain on Wednesday became the first Western country to approve a Covid-19 vaccine for general use as it announced a rollout of Pfizer-BioNTech's drug...

WHO says ‘will do everything’ to find Covid-19 origins

The World Health Organization insisted Monday it would do everything possible to find the animal origins of Covid-19, insisting that knowledge was vital to...

COVID-19 vaccines finally here: What’s next though?

Less than a year after an unknown coronavirus that has claimed 1.4 million lives began spreading across the globe, a number of highly promising...

Diabetes drug shows promise in treating and reversing heart failure

A newly released study found that people with heart failure who received the diabetes drug empagliflozin showed significant improvements in heart structure and function,...

Short bursts of exercise may improve metabolic health

New research has found that short bursts of exercise may significantly improve levels of metabolites that are indicators of key physical health issues. Scientists have...

Fawad Chaudhury Slams opposition for Killing Cows for their meat!

Federal Ministers have slammed the opposition's Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) for insisting on holding a rally in Peshawar, today, despite the government's ban due...

PM Imran Khan warns of Alarming COVID situation in Pakistan

Prime Minister Imran Khan in a series of tweets in Urdu and English on Sunday morning highlighted the alarming situation of COVID-19 across the...

Op-ed: Innocent children in Pakistan at mercy of lustful men

The vulnerability of Pakistani children Saeed-ur-Rahman, a kid from Landhi, a poor suburban locality of Karachi, was canned on hands by his teacher daily while...

Pakistani-American Dr Umar Shah to lead COVID-19 response in US

Pakistan born, Dr. Umair A Shah has been appointed secretary of health for the state of Washington in the United States to fight the...

Pakistan ministry proposes $100M for COVID-19 vaccines

Pakistan is in talks with pharmaceutical companies for access to COVID-19 vaccines and the Health Ministry has proposed Prime Minister Imran Khan to set...

Pfizer ‘very close’ to applying for US emergency approval, says CEO

Pfizer is "very close" to applying for an emergency use approval for its Covid-19 vaccine after collecting safety data to submit to US regulators,...

Pakistan’s polio conundrum, only reforms can help

Saving our children from the menace of Polio is not only a public health gain but also a boost to the national economy, productivity,...