Mon May 02, 2016
Rajab 24, 1437 A.H.
Skin diseases on the rise as summer sets in
Poor personal hygiene, professional compulsions and scarcity of fresh water in summer season increase various skin aliments 40 per cent...
Puerto Rico Zika cases now include 65 pregnant women, one death: CDC
CHICAGO: Health officials on Friday confirmed the first U.S. death of a patient infected with the Zika virus in Puerto Rico. The man, who...
Biden gets papal blessing for his global war on cancer
VATICAN CITY: The U.S. Vice President Joe Biden took his crusade against cancer to the Vatican on Friday and heard Pope Francis call for...
US teen births hit historic low
WASHINGTON: The birth rate among teenagers in the United States has fallen to a historic low, with births by black and Hispanic teens down...
Day care babies catch stomach bugs earlier
ISLAMABAD: Babies in day care catch their first stomach bug earlier than home based infants but end up getting fewer of these...
Measles claims six lives in Nowshera
NOWSHERA: At least six children, five Afghan and a Pakistani, died of measles on Wednesday in Nowhshera’s Kund Khairabad refugee...
Processed meat linked to stomach cancer
ISLAMABAD: Eating processed meat and being overweight increase the risk of developing stomach cancers according to a major new scientific...
Rotating night shifts tied to heart disease risk
People who occasionally work night shifts may be at a slightly increased risk of heart disease, according to a new study. Nurses in the...
China bars vaccine sales by drug wholesalers after scandal
China has banned drug wholesalers from selling vaccines, state media said on Monday, after a scandal in which about $90 million worth of...
Teens most drawn to e-cigarettes by online ads
While many forms of e-cigarette advertising increase the odds that teens will try the devices, a new U.S. study suggests that this...
US agencies issues rules to protect workers from Zika
CHICAGO: US health and safety officials issued new guidelines on Friday to help protect workers from exposure to Zika, virus that causes...
Citizens urged to avoid unnecessary exposure to heat
Dr Seemin said provincial and city governments and other organizations have devised a comprehensive heat-wave emergency plan to save...
'Jungle Book' Triumphs, 'Keanu' Stumbles, 'Mother's Day' Bombs
May Day rallies in Los Angeles carry strong anti-Trump theme
Twin bombings in southern Iraq kill 33
Russia says talks to extend Syrian lull in fighting to Aleppo
Over dozen injured in hand grenade blast in Peshawar
Russia says talks to extend Syrian lull in fighting to...
PM accepts another demand of opposition
Confusion created by rival media outlets cleared by ICIJ
Prime Minister Imran Khan
Syed Talat Hussain
The fall of the PPP, the rise of the PTI
Rights of women in Islam
Dr A Q Khan
Fragile right to information
Prinyanka finds Obama funny and charming at White House dinner
PTI’s Tareen finally admits owning offshore company in...
After going dry in nights, now Bihar goes food less in daytime
Britain´s Queen Elizabeth features with Obamas in light-hearted...
A Sikh talking to Pakistani in Punjabi arrested as terrorists in Texas