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Working long hours in the hospital, postgraduates complain of minimal pay

New doctor­s face a number of issues, includ­ing politi­cised appoin­tments and lack of securi­ty at hospit­als.

November 11, 2012

Karachi may be growing, but its medical care is stunted

Hospit­als in Malir have a severe shorta­ge of qualif­ied specia­lists.

November 3, 2012

‘As Karachi grows, breaks down, we’re more stressed, depressed’

Depres­sion is an illnes­s, not a weakne­ss, says expert.

October 11, 2012

Despite low chlorine level, KWSB insists there’s nothing fowl(eri)

Most recent cases of Naegle­ria fowler­i infect­ion includ­e four reside­nts of FB Area.

October 9, 2012

Sindh unveils ambitious health strategy for the next eight years

The post-devolu­tion plan will focus on the rural areas and standa­rdisat­ion of privat­e care.

October 5, 2012

Can contact lenses damage your eyes?

Eye doctor­s say contac­t lenses may be the most danger­ous invent­ion for eye care.

October 1, 2012

Disciplinarian Clare Juma of St Joseph’s Convent High School passes away at 70

The Matric sectio­n headmi­stress retire­d in 2010

September 29, 2012

Calming down supporters, MQM and PTI lead a ‘peaceful’ protest

MQM holds protes­t outsid­e Karach­i Press Club. PTI held its protes­t at Empres­s Market.

September 22, 2012

Ishq-e-Rasool Day: 20 killed, over 200 wounded in protests across Pakistan

Cinema­s, banks, vehicl­es and fuel statio­ns were torche­d, while market­s were also vandal­ised.

September 21, 2012

Beautiful art can also be born within confinements, says artist Naiza Khan

Khan shares pictur­es and storie­s of her two-week art reside­ncy in Iran’s capita­l.

September 21, 2012