ISLAMABAD: A day after the nation reported its highest daily number of infections since the outbreak of coronavirus in March 2020, the National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC) introduced new restrictions, obliging mosquegoers to...

How vaccine misinformation left children vulnerable to Omicron

WASHINGTON: The Covid-19 pandemic took a deadly toll on adults in the United States for two years while largely sparing children from the dire statistics. But the rapid spread of...

Pakistan reports highest daily Covid cases since start of pandemic

Pakistan on Friday reported 7,678 fresh Covid-19 cases during the last 24 hours, the highest number of cases since the pandemic began in February, 2020. It is pertinent to note...

Justice Ayesha appointed as country’s first woman SC judge

Lahore High Court's (LHC) Justice Ayesha A. Malik officially became Pakistan's first-ever woman judge of Supreme Court on Friday. As per a notification issued by...

Pakistan’s Complacency and the Taliban

“Don’t worry, everything would be okay”; were the words of Pakistan’s former spy chief as he graciously held a saucer with a teacup resting on it. The statement was...

Protectors of the Blue Economy of Pakistan

Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) hosted the annual BARRACUDA exercise in the North Arabian Sea. A total of 27 participants from 17 friendly countries were part of these drills....

The challenges Pakistan has overcome

“When we least expect it, life sets us a challenge to test our courage and willingness to change. At such a moment, there is no point in pretending that...

India’s violating the status quo in Kashmir

On 18 January 2022, invoking the principle of Universal Jurisdiction, a London-based law firm Stoke White submitted extensive evidence to the British Metropolitan Police’s War Crimes Unit on the...

A National Security Policy at last

Nation-states follow some policy initiatives which define their functioning. While there are many policies, the umbrella term for all policies is covered in national security. National security identifies and...

Education in South Asia in the Covid-19 pandemic 

Report of several institutions and research institutes which came out during and after the covid-19 pandemic revealed the damage done to educational institutions and the learners as well at...