Sindh questions Fed. Govt.’s Single National Curriculum

Education is provincial subject under the 18th Constitutional Amendment – Murad Chief Minister says Sindh will not adopt Single National Curriculum as a whole; the province has already designed its own curriculum Karachi: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has sought clarification from the Federal Ministry of Education & Professional Training, regarding the Single […]

Continue Reading

Qaman Faqir Cemetery in Tharu Shah – Reminiscent of the Spanish flu of 1918

Spanish flu had gripped many towns and cities in Sindh. These cities also included the Tharu Shah, a small town in Naushehro Feroze district (formerly Nawabshah district) By Ali Raza Kazi The current outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus has devastated the world just like a century ago a fatal disease called the Spanish flu had […]

Continue Reading

Sindh to recruit 2200 more doctors

Chief Secretary asks health dept. to move summary for recruitment through Sindh Public Service Commission Mumtaz Shah orders release of withheld funds of medical universities and salaries of doctors, lab technicians, staff nurses appointed for 89 days Karachi: The provincial government on Monday decided to recruit 2200 more doctors through Sindh Public Service Commission (SPSC). […]

Continue Reading

Folksong Chaumaso …The Song of Monsoon

Chaumaso (چئوماسو monsoon) is one of such seasons in Thar. The season has been discussed at length in literature particularly in folklore. Rituals and traditions are attributed to it in shape of festivities. The festivities have special folk songs too. The ‘Chaumaso’ is one of such folksongs. The song tells about the weather situation, rainfall […]

Continue Reading

Child Labor: Reasons and Alternatives

Pakistan must improve its education and health statistics, with more budget allotment and stricter laws for compulsory schooling and immunization. Labor laws should also be strictly followed and child labor must be made illegal. By Dr. Yasmeen Kazi After every few months, we read about a domestic child laborer who is physically abused, being severely […]

Continue Reading

81 Isolation Centers established across Sindh prove useless

Only 78 patients are admitted at Isolation Centers having 8500 bedding capacity 1388 COVID-19 patients are admitted at hospitals; out of 75168 patients so far 40740 have recovered; 31665 are at home isolation – official data released by CM Murad Shah Karachi: The 81 Isolation Centers established at a cost of hundreds of millions of […]

Continue Reading