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  1. Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Karachi

    Pakistan struggles to limit Islamic prayers to stem coronavirus

    Pakistani authorities struggled to limit congregational prayers on Friday with devout Muslims defying government orders to stay home, threatening ...
  2. Pakistan's Himalayan Meltdown
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    Ep 2: Pakistan's Himalayan Meltdown

    The word Himalaya means House of Snow. But the house is melting faster than ever in human history. How will a melting Himalaya impact the lives of ...
  3. Police officers stand guard at a blocked road leading to Manga village after an outbreak of coronav

    Pakistan's first COVID-19 death exposes nation's vulnerability

    When Saadat Khan, 50, returned to Pakistan on March 9 from a pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia, he was greeted in his village with a rousing welcome and ...
  4. Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Gilgit

    Pakistan doctor dies amid strike threat over lack of protection

    A Pakistani doctor who screened suspected coronavirus patients died on Sunday after testing positive for the virus, highlighting the danger to ...
  5. Soldiers guard a road leading to the Taftan quarantine facility

    Pakistani pilgrims decry squalid coronavirus quarantine camp

    Hundreds of Pakistanis who returned home from a pilgrimage to Iran are stuck in filthy coronavirus quarantine camps with limited medical care, and ...
  6. A barber wears a protective mask as a preventive measure amid coronavirus fears, as he gives a hair

    Pakistan limits flights, shuts borders and schools over coronavirus

    Pakistan shut all its schools and land borders on Friday and decided to limit international flights and discourage large gatherings to try to halt ...
  7. Women have long fought for basic rights in Pakistan, where activists often face harassment and

    Pakistan's 'biggest feminist' under fire after sexist tirade

    He calls himself "Pakistan's biggest feminist", but soap-opera writer Khalil-ur-Rehman Qamar sparked a national row this week after he hurled ...
  8. At least 16 people were killed in the Karachi apartment building collapse

    Seven missing after Pakistan building collapse as death toll hits 16

    Pakistani rescuers using their bare hands searched Friday for seven people missing after an apartment building collapsed, as more bodies were ...