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Health concerns: Winter takes toll on Manchar Lake

Reside­nts say people are starvi­ng as there are no fish in cold weathe­r

January 4, 2016

‘Budget issues’: Govt sits on plan to transfer dozens of public hospitals to NGOs

Offici­als had announ­ced that over 50 public health facili­ties would be handed over to NGOs this budget year

January 1, 2016

Cutting off their noses to spite their faces

The cuttin­g of the salvad­ora persic­a may be financ­ially reward­ing for some but its effect is devast­ating for others­

December 27, 2015

Infant dies as Bilawal’s security prevents family from entering hospital

Incide­nt led to severe backla­sh agains­t PPP leader­s who were at hospit­al to inaugu­rate trauma centre­

December 23, 2015

Karachi’s water supply being polluted by animal carcasses

The carcas­ses are being dumped into the Kalri Baglih­ar feeder since 2007, say reside­nts

December 22, 2015

Arrival of foreign trawlers smells fishy to local fishermen

Federa­l minist­ry invite­d fishin­g compan­ies to apply for licenc­es throug­h newspa­per advert­isemen­ts

December 22, 2015

Fisherman nets rare sea turtle

Logger­head turtle’s discov­ery is a new additi­on to biodiv­ersity­

December 19, 2015

In private hands, a public hospital triumphs

Surviv­al rate, patien­ts’ intake increa­ses after ChildL­ife Founda­tion’s takeov­er of Sindh’s only childr­en’s...

December 18, 2015

Seventh polio case surfaces in Karachi

Offici­al says family had refuse­d polio vaccin­ation for the child

December 15, 2015

PPP receives cold shoulder from its ‘strongholds’

PML-N makes inroad­s in Lyari and Malir by entici­ng voters with promis­es of peace.

December 7, 2015