Posts tagged as: risk

Smuggling via Pak-Afghan border a major security risk

LANDIKOTAL: An official at Torkham border said on Monday that cross-border smuggling of different goods provided a channel to anti-Pakistan elements t The News International – Peshawar

Higher education: Budget cuts put new varsities’ future at risk

ISLAMABAD:  Within the last few years, out of the total 55 new university campuses, 31 have been established in rural areas throughout Pakistan. Higher Education Commission Chairperson Dr Javaid Laghari stated this in Swat while interacting with the vice chancellors of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa’s (K-P) public sector universities on Monday. “In K-P, 116 development projects worth more […]

Children’s health at risk: KP runs out of polio vaccine

PESHAWAR, Nov 5: Unavailability of oral polio vaccine is hampering the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa health department’s plan to carry out special immunisation campaigns in the province, it is learnt. Officials of the health department fear that the government’s failure to ensure smooth supply of OPV could put the health of scores of children at risk. They […]

Children’s health at risk: KP runs out of polio vaccine

PESHAWAR, Nov 5: Unavailability of oral polio vaccine is hampering the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa health department’s plan to carry out special immunisation campaigns in the province, it is learnt. Officials of the health department fear that the government’s failure to ensure smooth supply of OPV could put the health of scores of children at risk. They […]

Security situation a risk to anti-polio effort: WHO

ISLAMABAD:  The World Health Organisation (WHO) has expressed concern over the security situation being faced by its team taking part in the polio eradication campaign in Pakistan. The concerns were expressed by the leading WHO official in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, Regional Director Dr Ala Alwan, during a meeting with President Asif Ali Zardari and […]

Taliban polio ban puts 240,000 children at risk

PESHAWAR: A Taliban ban on polio vaccinations will put 240,000 children at risk in troubled northwest Pakistan if an inoculation campaign cannot start Peshawar News Sources

Polio vaccination ban: Militants put thousands of children at risk

PESHAWAR:  Over 16,000 children below the age of five will miss their polio vaccines in the North Waziristan tribal region following a ban announced by a powerful local warlord on vaccination campaigns in the region. Hafiz Gul Bahadur, the alleged host of the deadly Haqqani network of Afghan Taliban, said last week that the top […]

Polio vaccination ban: Militants put thousands of children at risk

PESHAWAR:  Over 16,000 children below the age of five will miss their polio vaccines in the North Waziristan tribal region following a ban announced by a powerful local warlord on vaccination campaigns in the region. Hafiz Gul Bahadur, the alleged host of the deadly Haqqani network of Afghan Taliban, said last week that the top […]

Fraught with risk: Punjab refuses to house Dr Afridi in Adiala Jail

PESHAWAR:  The Punjab government has refused to accommodate Dr Shakil Afridi at the Adiala Jail saying the province already has its fair share of law and order problems. The federal government had requested Punjab’s provincial administration to house Dr Shakil Afridi, said to be responsible for divulging information on Osama Bin Laden’s whereabouts to the […]

Fraught with risk: Punjab refuses to house Dr Afridi in Adiala Jail

PESHAWAR:  The Punjab government has refused to accommodate Dr Shakil Afridi at the Adiala Jail saying the province already has its fair share of law and order problems. The federal government had requested Punjab’s provincial administration to house Dr Shakil Afridi, said to be responsible for divulging information on Osama Bin Laden’s whereabouts to the […]

Search Archive

Search by Date
Search by Category
Search with Google
Groupin.pk Deals
Log in