‘PakVac’ – Pakistan develops single dose homemade Covid jab to vaccinate all adults

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Tuesday rolled out its single-dose homemade Covid-19 vaccine named ‘PakVac’ which was produced with the help of all-weather friend China in a bid to vaccinate all eligible individuals. The PakVac vaccine showed promising results as the efficacy at preventing symptomatic cases stood at around 75 percent. Chinese state-owned pharmaceutical company Cansino helped the Pakistani nerve center on

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No Aitekaf in coronavirus-hit cities in Punjab this year

LAHORE: Provincial authorities have banned Aitekaf in cities with high positivity rates and allowed Aitekaf in only 10 districts. Punjab’s Primary and Secondary Health Department issued a notification in this regard which classified the cities as per their positivity rates. The observance of Aitekaf will be permitted in the districts having low COVID-positive cases, the notification reads. The districts which

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Refusing to wear a mask in Lahore could cost you 6 months in jail

LAHORE: Punjab government, in a bid to stern the third wave of Covid-19, on Saturday directed to jail people for up to six months if they deliberately violate Covid-19 restrictions. Commissioner Captain (retd) Muhammad Usman announced severe actions including jail terms to implement the face mask rule. Speaking with the press reporters, Usman mentioned that provincial law enforcers have been

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‘Shafqat Thori Shafqat Dikhao’ memes rule social media as NCOC reviews reopening of schools

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mehmood trends again on Twitter again as Pakistan’s top monitoring body is to review the opening of educational institutions on coming Wednesday. Shafqat Thori Shafqat Dikhao memes sent Twitter into a frenzy today as more than fifteen thousand students were reacting to the development of hilarious memes on Monday (today). Speaking in a presser

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