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15 quacks’ clinics sealed after raid

FAISALABAD: Punjab Healthcare Commission (PHC) in a crackdown against quacks sealed 15 clinics, unauthorized medical stores during the past week. According to officials, the PHC team conducted a raid in the Saddar

Anti-polio campaign kicks off in KP

PESHAWAR: A five-day anti-polio campaign started across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Monday wherein children under five years of age would be vaccinated. The authorities have constituted 28049 teams comprising trained health workers to

Female students robbed in bus hold-up

KARACHI: A gang of robbers looted female students in a university bus in Ibrahim Hyderi area of the metropolis on Monday. According to sources, a gang of three robbers entered the bus

CITY NOTES: A quiet Valentine’s Day

There is surely some way better of spending Valentine’s Day than listening to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan address Parliament, but Prime Minister Imran Khan bit the bullet. Rumours that he thought

Cops detained for killing youth during raid

TANDLIANWALA: A station house officer (SHO) and an assistant sub-inspector (ASI) were arrested on Sunday after they allegedly killed a youngster at his home during a raid to nab his brother in

Tharparkar communities ask for their rights

MITHI: At a meeting organised by the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP), a wide cross-section of activists and professionals from across Tharparkar identified several key human rights issues in the area,

Woman kills husband for ‘raping’ daughters

A woman named Gul Meena killed her 40-year-old husband Muhammad Jan on Wednesday for allegedly raping their daughters in Mirah Surezai area of Peshawar. According to media reports, the woman surrendered herself

IHC seeks health ministry’s reply on PMDC plea

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) sought reply from Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination (NHSRC) on a contempt of court plea moved by the ex-employees of Pakistan Medical and Dental