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Political violence in Pakistan: 108 killed in last week of Dec 2012


Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: Political violence in the fourth week of December (22-28) affected 170 people in 48 incidents across Pakistan, killing 108 and injuring 40 others while 22 Levi officials ... Read More »

Pakistani girl sells milk, tea to educate siblings

Maria Toheed arrives home after selling milk.

Maverick Feature Although the chief minister of Pakistan’s Punjab province is making commendable efforts to promote education and encourage brilliant young minds from across the country in general and the ... Read More »

Metro bus service: A precious gift for people


Ather Ali Khan Those interested in observing the realization of a sweet dream, actualization of an imagination, completion of wish, formation of a commitment, formulation of an illusion, rising of ... Read More »

41% medical positions vacant in Pakistan’s 72 hospitals at subdivision level


Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: Forty-one percent medical slots lay vacant in 72 Tehsil Headquarter Hospitals (THQs) in Pakistan — 777 staffers posted against the sanctioned 1,329 positions — with Sindh reporting ... Read More »

Pakistani people asked to follow Jinnah’s principles in letter, spirit

Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Maverick Report LAHORE: The golden principles of Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah will have to be followed in letter and spirit for making Pakistan an Islamic welfare state in the real ... Read More »

Political violence claims 75 lives in Pakistan during 3rd week of Dec


Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: Political violence in the third week of December affected 241 people in 41 incidents across Pakistan, killing 75 people and injuring 166 others. According to the Free ... Read More »

Gastroenteritis cases up in Pakistan by 63% during September

Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: Gastroenteritis cases registered a sharp increase of 63 percent in 87 districts of Pakistan during September, with average 3,520 incidents reported in each district as compared to ... Read More »

Court asks police chiefs to explain insubordination in arrest of accused

Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Tuesday directed the chiefs of Punjab Police and National Highways & Motorway Police (NH&MP) to explain their non-cooperation with the National ... Read More »

Half of BHUs in Pakistan lack trained staff for disease control programs

Maverick Report ISLAMABAD: Half of the monitored Basic Health Units (BHUs) across Pakistan did not have specially trained staff to treat tuberculosis (TB) patients while around one-third lacked staff to ... Read More »

Pak varsity first in world to provide free education to special students

Maverick Report LAHORE: The Punjab University, the oldest seat of learning in the Subcontinent, has become first educational institution in the world for providing complete free education up to PhD ... Read More »

Young Pakistani education campaigner’s wounded friends rejoin school

Maverick Report MINGORA: Shazia Ramzan and Kainat Riaz, two students who were injured in an attempt on the life of young Pakistani female education campaigner Malala Yousafzai by unidentified gunmen, ... Read More »

4 senior Pakistani doctors among 8 suspended in newborn rat-bite case

Maverick Report LAHORE: The Health Department in Pakistan’s Punjab province on Tuesday suspended four senior doctors, two head nurses, one nurse and one midwife of the Holy Family Hospital, Rawalpindi, ... Read More »