Dera Ismail Khan people turning up at vaccination centers to receive booster dose

Kamran Mehsud Health authorities in Dera Ismail Khan district said that many people thronging to the health centers for vaccination after the emergence of Omicron...

Amid pandemic fatigue, SOP observance a major challenge

Anwar Zeb Besides general public, health department officials are also not following Covid-19 SOPs. Recently, KP Health department has extended the health emergency for three more...

No end in sight to lady health workers woes amid rising cases of Omicron...

Abdul Qayyum Afridi Health department officials are trying to speed up the Covid-19 vaccination in the face of spread of Omicron variant in the province. In...

Omicron variant fueling fears among KP’s tourism and SME sectors

Naveed Shahzad and Rizwan Mehsud Abbas Khan’s family in Islampur area of Swat district is associated with the woolen shawls business for past many generations. Khan...

KP confirms first case of Omicron variant

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa health department on Wednesday confirmed first case of Omicron variant of coronavirus in the province. A health department spokesperson said that the Omicron...

North Waziristan women lacking identity cards missing Covid-19 vaccination

Abid Iqbal Fewer women as compared to men are turning up for getting Covid-19 jabs in North Waziristan district, officials said. They said that fewer numbers...

Health experts fear fifth Covid-19 wave in February next year

Following detection of 75 cases of Omicron variant of Covid-19 across the country, authorities have voiced concerns regarding fifth wave of pandemic in the...

30 suspected Omicron cases detected in Kalat area of Balochistan

Health officials in Balochistan province have reported detection of 30 suspected cases of Omicron variant of Covid-19. Balochistan Covid-19 operation cell In-charge Dr Naqeebullah Niazi...

KP doctor dies of Coronavirus

Dr Afzal Alamgir, a former head of anatomy department at the Ayub Medical College has died due to the Covid-19. Provincial Doctors Association (PDA) in...

Pakistan confirms first Omicron case

Pakistan on Monday confirmed its first case of Omicron variant of Coronavirus through gene-sequencing. The National Command and Operations Center made this announcement on its...

Pfizer says booster shot promising against omicron variant

Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech have announced a booster dose of their Covid-19 vaccine provides strong protection against the omicron variant, DW reported. German...

Pakistan approves booster shot of Covid-19 vaccines

Pakistan has approved booster shot of Covid-19 vaccines in the aftermath of emergence of Omicron variant on Wednesday. The decision was made in the meeting...