PITHM to establish southern branches

NAB Balochistan to hold workshop on Corruption in Health Sector

Karachi – Culture, Tourism and Antiquities Department, government of Sindh, is going to establish the southern branches of Pakistan Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management (PITHM), as decided during the meeting held on Wednesday. The meeting was chaired by Minister Culture, Tourism, Antiquities and Archives Syed Sardar Ali Shah, and was attended by the officers … Read more

PTI slams Sindh govt for reducing market hours as eight more die from Covid-19

PTI slams Sindh govt for reducing market hours as eight more die from Covid-19

Criticising the Sindh government’s latest coronavirus measures to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus, including shutting down markets by 6pm, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leaders have said reducing the market hours will not only cause overcrowding in the bazaars but also affect the financial situation of traders, who are still suffering due to the impact of … Read more

Implementation reviewed as govt announces COVID restrictions

NAB Balochistan to hold workshop on Corruption in Health Sector

KARACHI   –  The Sindh government’s announcement to implement strict COVID-19 restrictions in business hub of the country, Karachi, saw a partial implementation on first day after traders announced to defy and put up resistance to any such order.  In a late night decision, the provincial government issued a notification to ban business activities in Karachi … Read more

Hospitalisation increasing across Sindh as 13 more killed by Covid-19

Hospitalisation increasing across Sindh as 13 more killed by Covid-19

The number of people who are being hospitalised in Sindh because of Covid-19 as well as of those who are being declared critically ill have been constantly on the rise. The number of patients under treatment across the province has increased from 15,440 to 16,218 in the past 24 hours, with the number of those … Read more

Sindh’s Covid-19 infection rate climbs further as 16 more perish

Sindh’s Covid-19 infection rate climbs further as 16 more perish

Sixteen more people have died due to Covid-19 and another 1,322 cases have been reported during the past 24 hours in Sindh, with the death toll due to the viral disease reaching 2,845 in the province. Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said in his daily situation report on the health emergency on Monday that … Read more

Three terrorists of banned TTP arrested

NAB Balochistan to hold workshop on Corruption in Health Sector

KARACHI  –   Rangers personnel have foiled a major terror attempt and arrested three terrorists belonging to banned Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in Karachi, on Sunday. The three terrorists, namely Yasin alias Qari, Ikramullah and Muhammad Khalid alias Mansoor, were recently come from Afghanistan and wanted to carry out sabotage activities in Karachi. They were linked … Read more

DUHS clinical trials of anti-COVID-19 showed promising results

NAB Balochistan to hold workshop on Corruption in Health Sector

KARACHI – Clinical trials of anti-COVID-19 intravenous immunoglobulin (C-IVIG) developed by Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) showed promising results. C-IVIG has shown 100% recovery rate in severe patients, and more than 60% recovery rate in critical patients admitted in ICU or on ventilators, with more than 50% of the recovered patients being discharged from … Read more

11 of 25 fire stations in Karachi dysfunctional, LG minister told

10 site offices of illegal housing schemes sealed

Of the 25 fire stations in Karachi, 11 are non-functional which means the country’s largest city only has 14 functional fire stations. Likewise, the city’s fire department has five snorkels, which are required for firefighting operations at high-rise buildings. However, only two of them are in working condition. These facts were told to Sindh Information … Read more