Sindh to set up 100-bed isolation facility in Karachi for passengers testing positive

File photo of Karachi Airport. Facility to be used to isolate passengers diagnosed with coronavirus.  Nasir…

Why does Karachi desperately need a coronavirus lockdown?

A man wearing a protective mask walks through a crowd of people along a makeshift market…

Pakistan reports over 4,000 new coronavirus cases for second consecutive day

A representative image. 59,707 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours out of which 4,497…

Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia threatens 3-year travel ban for citizens who visit ‘red list’ countries

Saudi nationals scan their documents at a digital-Immigration gate at the King Khalid International Airport, after…

Pakistan’s daily COVID-19 case count crosses 4,000 for first time in two months

Pakistan’s coronavirus death rate in July surpassed the global death rate figures, according to officials from…

Australia extends Sydney lockdown by four weeks amid virus rampage

SYDNEY: Millions of Sydney residents will spend another month in lockdown, authorities announced Wednesday, citing a…

US tells vaccinated people in high Covid risk areas to mask again

WASHINGTON: People vaccinated against Covid-19 in high-risk parts of the United States should resume wearing masks…

Coronavirus positivity rate hits one-week high in Sindh

Sindh records coronavirus positivity rate of 12.74%. 1,932 people tested positive in Karachi within the last…

US will not lift travel restrictions, citing Delta variant, White House says

US to keep travel restrictions in place due to concerns about Delta variant. Announcement almost certainly…

Pakistan’s COVID-19 fatality rate surpasses global level in July

Death toll from COVID-19 in Pakistan this month was higher than the rest of the world,…