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Tree plantation drive

One of the biggest success of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government has been the policies concerning climate change and the environment. In this regard. Pakistan has been chosen to host the World Environment Day by UNEP on June 5 which

World Bank redeploys $153mn to support Pakistan’s vaccine drive

ISLAMABAD: The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved the restructuring of the Pandemic Response Effectiveness in Pakistan (PREP) project to redeploy $153 million to support the ongoing national vaccine drive in Pakistan. These funds were originally approved in

Coronavirus vaccination drive begins nationwide

ISLAMABAD: The National Immunization Drive against COVID-19 formally commenced across the country on Wednesday, one year after the outbreak of the novel coronavirus. The healthcare staff were administered with first shots of China’s Sinopharm vaccine at a special ceremony at

Vaccination campaign against typhoid kicks off today

ISLAMABAD: The federal government is taking a revolutionary step in the field of health as it has launched a nationwide Typhoid Conjugate Vaccine (TCV) drive from today. According to the spokesperson of the Ministry of Health, the drive has been

PM appoints Khurshid Alam as focal person on coronavirus relief drive

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has appointed prominent businessman and social activist Khurshid Alam as the focal person for coronavirus relief fund drive. The Prime Minister’s Office on Friday issued a notification stating the Mr. Khurshid Alam has been appointed

Tree plantation campaign

Prime Minister Imran Khan has inaugurated the nationwide spring tree plantation drive for revival and restoration of provinces in the country. Almost 250 million saplings are expected to be planted this year as part of the ambitious reafforestation program. PM

Rethinking anti-polio strategy

It has been emphasised several times that Pakistan is in the midst of a polio epidemic. The country is one of the last bastions of polio on the planet, and rather than given millions of children a fighting chance against

Karachi citizens being targeted in anti-encroachment drive: PTI leader

KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) member Sindh  Assembly Arsalan Taj Ghuman has said that we can not remain silent in the name of anti-encroachment oppression against the innocent citizens of Karachi. In a message to the social media, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s Karachi

Typhoid vaccine drive

Pakistan made headlines when it became the first country in the world to introduce a typhoid conjugate vaccine into its routine immunization programme. Less than a week later, the vaccine drive in Sindh has been tainted prompting many parents to

CM Murad Ali lambastes PTI for disrupting cleaning campaign

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah has criticized “so called friends of Karachi” on Sunday of attempting to interrupt his on going “Clean My Karachi”  Shah gave the statement as he visited the town to monitor and evaluate the development of the ongoing Cleanliness