KARACHI, Pakistan The spread of the coronavirus Delta variant is reaching alarming levels in Pakistan’s largest city Karachi on the eve of the Eid al Adha Muslim holiday as public and some private sector hospitals are reaching capacity and have started refusing patients, medical officials said on Tuesday.
KARACHI, Pakistan Pakistan has lifted a rule barring the use of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine for people below 40 years old, in a bid to help inoculate people who need to travel for education or jobs abroad, particularly Saudi Arabia, a health official said.
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KARACHI, Pakistan Pakistan's largest nuclear power plant was opened on Friday, generating electricity for the national grid as the country tries to wean itself off its reliance on fossil fuels.
KARACHI, Pakistan, May 16 A local consortium has
made a proposal to develop a major copper and gold mine in
southwest Pakistan after a court decision blocked the mine's
development by a joint venture between Chile’s Antofagasta
and Canada’s Barrick Gold.
KARACHI/ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN Health officials in the Pakistani province of Sindh said they have detected two coronavirus variants first identified in Brazil and South Africa.
KARACHI, Pakistan As Pakistani transgender woman Jiya measures customers at her tailoring shop in a brand new Karachi market, her eyes gleam with the prospect of a busy Ramadan season and her ambitions to expand. | Video
KARACHI, Pakistan Thousands of Pakistanis rushed to get inoculated in the first round of commercial sales of COVID-19 vaccines that began over the weekend, with vaccination sites in the southern city of Karachi saying on Sunday they had already sold out.
KARACHI, Pakistan, April 1 A Pakistani court on
Thursday ordered that a batch of the Russian Sputnik V COVID-19
vaccine imported by a private company be immediately made
available to the public for sale, according to a court document
ISLAMABAD/KARACHI, Pakistan Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday ruled out a general lockdown while acknowledging the country was going through a third wave of the pandemic.