Surge in polio cases has reversed progress to eradicate virus – and now risks global spread

This post was originally published on this siteA surge in polio cases has reversed recent years’ progress eradicating the crippling virus and it is now at greater risk of spreading

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‘Once rabies develops, there is no treatment’: Pakistan’s plight to prevent ancient disease

This post was originally published on this siteThe boy’s eyes are feverish and wild as he hyperventilates on a hospital bed. As his words tumble out in a breathless babble, he explains to a

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Pakistan army chief granted right to stay on after constitutional stand-off

This post was originally published on this sitePakistan’s army chief, arguably the most powerful figure in the nation, will serve at least another six months after the Supreme Court backed

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Campaign to stamp out polio in remaining hot spots has become ‘a horror story’, report warns

This post was originally published on this siteThe campaign to stamp out polio in its last haunts has become a “horror story” in the past year, a stark independent monitoring report

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Nawaz Sharif leaves Pakistan for UK on air ambulance

This post was originally published on this sitePakistan’s jailed former prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, has been flown by air ambulance to the UK after Imran Khan’s government let him

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Pakistan accused of cover-up over new outbreak of dangerous ‘eradicated’ polio strain

This post was originally published on this sitePakistan has faced a fresh blow to its polio eradication efforts and accusations of a cover up, after officials confirmed an outbreak of a virus

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Duchess of Cambridge returns to children’s orphanage in Pakistan after flight was grounded in storm

This post was originally published on this siteThe Duke and Duchess of Cambridge returned to a children’s orphanage during their royal tour to Pakistan at her request after their flight was

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In Photos, Prince William and Kate Middleton’s Trip To Pakistan: The Best Display Of Soft Power

This post was originally published on this siteThe five-day official tour to Pakistan by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, #DukeAndDuchessOfCambridge, which ended Friday, has been lauded as a

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US meets Taliban in attempt to revive Afghanistan talks

This post was originally published on this siteAmerican officials have again met Taliban envoys to discuss ways to revive talks after Donald Trump killed off a potential deal last month. Zalmay

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More than 1000 police to secure Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as Pakistan hopes visit can repair country’s image

This post was originally published on this siteMore than 1,000 police will secure the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in Pakistan next week as the couple begin a visit the country hopes will dispel

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