Pakistan Covid-19 positivity jumps to 3.9pc with about 700 cases

Pakistan has recorded nearly 700 Covid-19 cases on Friday with country’s positivity ratio surging to 3.9 percent. National Institute of Health said that over past...

Measuring the success of Covid-19 awareness campaigns in KP

Rifaqatullah Razarwal Many people from across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have expressed their satisfaction over government campaigns to inform the public about Covid-19. However, on other hand, communication...

Pakistani stars partner with US embassy on music video promoting Covid-19 vaccinations

US embassy Islamabad has partnered with Sarmad Khoosat to produce a Covid-19 themed song promoting Covid-19 vaccinations and booster shots. Singer Atif Aslam and Shae...

Fact check: Covid-19 vaccine do not cause facial hair among women 

Shahzeb Afridi One of the many rumors surrounding the Covid-19 vaccine is that the facial hair grows on women's faces once they receive the jabs. In...

Fact check: No evidence of COVID-19 vaccination causing irregular periods

Rifaqatullah Razarwal Seemara, 32, a resident of Chamkani area of Peshawar, started having high temperatures, while she was pregnant. When she consulted a doctor, he...

Fact check: Doctors debunk claim of people dying two years after Covid-19 vaccination

Misbauddin Utmani There is no truth in rumors circulating online claiming those who receive the Covid-19 vaccine will die within two years. Earlier a WhatsApp message...

Fact check: Covid-19 vaccine is not harmful for pregnant women

Ayesha Yousfzai Deluge of rumors regarding Covid-19 vaccines on social media created many apprehensions among pregnant women about the vaccine impact on health of fetus. They...

Fact Check: Senna leaves are not beneficial in Covid-19

Muhammad Faheem Afridi Noor Muhamamd Khan, a septuagenarian from Peshawar had made it mandatory for his family to drink herbal tea made out of senna tree...

Business community welcome easing of Covid-19 restrictions

Shahzad Naveed, Ceena Naeem, Mehrab Afridi and Nabi Jan Orakzai National Command and Operations Center, which was the nerve center of coordinating all Covid-19 activities...

Fact Check: Covid-19 vaccines are not cause of heart ailments

Laiba Hassan There are many misconception regarding Covid-19 vaccines not only in Pakistan but also in neighboring India and rest of the world as well. As...

The reality of the installing chips in human body through Covid-19 vaccine

Kaif Afridi One of the rumors spread against the Covid-19 vaccine was that through the vaccine, the Microsoft billionaire founder Bill Gates planned to implant...

The long way to the address women misconception regarding Covid-19 vaccine

Asma Gul A large number of rumors regarding Covid-19 vaccine safety continue to circulate among public in Pakistan. Particularly among women there is a tendency...