KP extends health emergency for three months

The emergency will remain imposed till March 31.

Why are so many vaccinated people getting COVID-19 lately?

couple of factors are at play, starting with the emergence of the highly contagious omicron variant

Coronavirus: Latest global developments

Coronavirus: Latest global developments

France cuts isolation for COVID-positive to 7 days from 10 days

France cuts isolation for COVID-positive to 7 days from 10 days

How will pandemic end? Omicron clouds forecasts for endgame

The ultra-contagious omicron mutant is pushing cases to all-time highs

NCOC rings alarm bells amid Covid-19 5th wave

The forum said the fifth wave of Omicron variant of coronavirus was spreading rapidly in the country

India begins vaccinating teens as Omicron fears rise

More than 200,000 people around India died in a huge spring Covid wave.

36 more Omicron variant cases reported in Punjab, toll reaches 117

The rising Omicron positivity cases have set the country on alert.

Pakistan starts Covid-19 booster dose for people over 30 years of age

The booster will be administered after 6 months gap from last dose: NCOC

Sixteen more cases of COVID-19 detected in Islamabad

Sixteen more cases of COVID-19 detected in Islamabad

Misbahul Haq tests positive for COVID-19

Misbahul Haq tests positive for COVID-19

PPP aims to keep public devoid of its rights: Asad Umar

PPP aims to keep public devoid of its rights: Asad Umar

Ex-India captain Ganguly tests negative for Omicron, discharged

Ex-India captain Ganguly tests negative for Omicron, discharged

Asad Umar says 'clear evidence' another Covid-19 wave beginning

Asad Umar urges people to strictly adhere to Coronavirus SOPs

Micro-smart lockdown imposed in Karachi locality

Micro-smart lockdown imposed in Karachi locality

Pandemic spirals, but deaths drop

Pandemic-linked deaths dropped nine percent.

Omicron variant confirmed in 11 members of a family in Karachi

Sindh Health Department has confirmed that 44 cases of Omicron have been detected in Karachi so far.

World heads into New Year facing Covid 'tsunami'

World heads into New Year facing Covid 'tsunami'

Vaccination is only safety from Omicron: NCOC

NCOC stresses vaccination as only safeguard against Omicron variant

Coronavirus cases surge across Australia as omicron explodes

Coronavirus cases surge across Australia as omicron explodes

Asia keeps omicron at bay, but a surge may be inevitable

Asia keeps omicron at bay, but a surge may be inevitable

NYC Ballet cancels remainder of 'Nutcracker' performances

NYC Ballet cancels remainder of 'Nutcracker' performances

WHO: global COVID cases up 11% last week, omicron risk high

WHO: global COVID cases up 11% last week, omicron risk high

WHO warns of 'very high' Omicron risk as Covid surges worldwide

Case numbers have shot up 11 percent globally in the last week

Undertakers, rabbis join global fight promoting COVID-19 shots

Undertakers, rabbis join global fight promoting COVID-19 shots

US officials recommend shorter COVID isolation, quarantine

US officials recommend shorter COVID isolation, quarantine

NIH confirms 75 cases of Omicron variant in Pakistan

Authorities are conducting contact tracing to prevent the spread of omicron.

Omicron spreads global gloom over New Year's celebrations

Omicron spreads global gloom over New Year’s celebrations

Vaccination number exceeds 150 mln mark: Asad Umar

Vaccination number exceeds 150 mln mark: Asad Umar

Russian court slaps Google, Meta with massive fines

Russian court slaps Google, Meta with massive fines

Omicron spreads global gloom over New Year's celebrations

Omicron spreads global gloom over New Year's celebrations

12 Omicron cases detected in Lahore

The samples of patients were taken on December 23.

No evidence Omicron variant book existed before December 2021

No evidence Omicron variant book existed before December 2021

Article examining probability of Omicron breakthrough cases is misinterpreted

Article examining probability of Omicron breakthrough cases is misinterpreted

UK virus cases hit new record

Some 119,789 cases were recorded in the last 24 hours.

Six suspected cases of Omicron detected in Karachi

Six suspected cases of Omicron detected in Karachi

Omicron does not have a 100% survival rate, as posts online claim

Public health officials are still learning about the Omicron strain.

Omicron casts a new shadow over economy's pandemic recovery

Omicron casts a new shadow over economy s pandemic recovery

Omicron overtakes delta as Miami's dominant COVID-19 variant

Omicron overtakes delta as Miami's dominant COVID-19 variant

Hospitalizations and cases of COVID-19 climbing in Georgia

Hospitalizations and cases of COVID-19 climbing in Georgia

Queen Elizabeth II to skip Christmas trip amid omicron surge

Queen Elizabeth II to skip Christmas trip amid omicron surge

Moderna: Initial booster data shows good results on omicron

Moderna: Initial booster data shows good results on omicron

Schools use therapy-based programs for 'overwhelmed' kids

Schools use therapy-based programs for 'overwhelmed' kids

UK health boss: COVID-19 rules could tighten by Christmas

UK health boss: COVID-19 rules could tighten by Christmas

Omicron may sideline two leading drugs against COVID-19

Omicron may sideline two leading drugs against COVID-19

Military gives German hospital an edge in fighting COVID

Military gives German hospital an edge in fighting COVID

Restaurants anxious as omicron, high food costs take toll

Restaurants anxious as omicron, high food costs take toll

Omicron patient escapes quarantine center in Karachi

38 people have managed to flee quarantine due to the absence of security.

Fashion icon Chanel chooses Indian-born Leena Nair as CEO

Fashion icon Chanel chooses Indian-born Leena Nair as CEO

US COVID death toll hits 800,000, a year into vaccine drive

US COVID death toll hits 800,000, a year into vaccine drive

False claim about Omicron variant and its symptoms

False claim about Omicron variant and its symptoms

Pfizer confirms COVID pill's results, potency versus omicron

Pfizer confirms COVID pill's results, potency versus omicron

One year of vaccines: Many lives saved, many needlessly lost

One year of vaccines: Many lives saved, many needlessly lost

S. Korea marks deadliest day of pandemic as hospitals buckle

S. Korea marks deadliest day of pandemic as hospitals buckle

Pfizer jabs protect 70% against hospitalization from omicron

Pfizer jabs protect 70% against hospitalization from omicron

Omicron stalks UK jobs market after previous fears allayed

Omicron stalks UK jobs market after previous fears allayed

Asia markets fall on Omicron, Fed tapering worries

Asia markets fall on Omicron, Fed tapering worries

Boris Johnson: UK faces 'tidal wave' of omicron cases

Boris Johnson: UK faces 'tidal wave' of omicron cases

Hungary's media, health experts seek more COVID-19 data

Hungary's media, health experts seek more COVID-19 data

NIH confirms first Omicron variant case in Pakistan

First case has been detected in a woman in Karachi.

Omicron spreads faster and weakens jabs: WHO

The WHO said Omicron had spread to 63 countries as of December 9.

Omicron is not the common cold 'rebranded'

Omicron is not the common cold 'rebranded'

UK scientists urge more restrictions to fight omicron surge

UK scientists urge more restrictions to fight omicron surge

First case of omicron variant confirmed in Virginia

First case of omicron variant confirmed in Virginia

Phoenix Zoo vaccinates susceptible animals against COVID-19

Phoenix Zoo vaccinates susceptible animals against COVID-19

South Korea reports its worst virus surge since pandemic

South Korea reports its worst virus surge since pandemic

Japan researchers use ostrich cells to make glowing COVID-19 detection masks

Japan researchers use ostrich cells to make glowing COVID-19 detection masks

WHO warns fears of omicron could spark new vaccine hoarding

WHO warns fears of omicron could spark new vaccine hoarding

COVID-19 reunion: Tearful patients, nurses share memories

COVID-19 reunion: Tearful patients, nurses share memories

South Korea's virus surge exceeds 7,000 for 3rd straight day

South Korea's virus surge exceeds 7,000 for 3rd straight day

German lawmakers back vaccine mandate for health workers

German lawmakers back vaccine mandate for health workers

Romania enforces new travel measures over omicron concerns

Romania enforces new travel measures over omicron concerns

Denmark orders eateries to close early, bans large concerts

Denmark orders eateries to close early, bans large concerts

Group: Pandemic tech tools raise risk of everyday tracking

Group: Pandemic tech tools raise risk of everyday tracking

How will the world decide when the pandemic is over?

How will the world decide when the pandemic is over?

Vaccine makers racing to update COVID shots, just in case

Vaccine makers racing to update COVID shots, just in case

Pakistan reports first case of Omicron variant

The woman tested positive for the virus in Karachi

COVID cases spike even as US reaches vaccine milestone

COVID cases spike even as US reaches vaccine milestone

Norway caps indoor gatherings to ward off coronavirus

Norway caps indoor gatherings to ward off coronavirus

Video piles pressure on UK's Johnson in lockdown-party saga

Video piles pressure on UK's Johnson in lockdown-party saga

WHO advises against use of survivors' plasma to treat COVID

WHO advises against use of survivors' plasma to treat COVID

Scientists slam German tabloid's pandemic coverage

Scientists slam German tabloid's pandemic coverage

Italian dentist presents fake arm for vaccine to get pass

Italian dentist presents fake arm for vaccine to get pass

Biden touts savings on insulin and other drugs for Americans

Biden touts savings on insulin and other drugs for Americans

Omicron v. delta: Battle of coronavirus mutants is critical

Omicron v. delta: Battle of coronavirus mutants is critical

News outlets did report on early indications of Omicron variant having 'mild' symptoms

News outlets did report on early indications of Omicron variant having 'mild' symptoms

Nobel Prizes awarded in pandemic-curtailed local ceremonies

Nobel Prizes awarded in pandemic-curtailed local ceremonies

Unvaccinated Italians face new restrictions as holidays near

Unvaccinated Italians face new restrictions as holidays near

Map: Tracking the Omicron cases and travel restrictions by countries

The Omicron coronavirus variant has been detected in more than 30 countries since November 24.

Omicron-stricken South Africa may be glimpse into the future

Omicron-stricken South Africa may be glimpse into the future

Vintage movie poster for 'The Omicron Variant' is fake

Vintage movie poster for 'The Omicron Variant' is fake

Variants, boosters turn rich-poor vaccine gap into chasm

Variants, boosters turn rich-poor vaccine gap into chasm

Germany backs restrictions for unvaccinated as mandate looms

Germany backs restrictions for unvaccinated as mandate looms

Mysteries of omicron variant could take weeks to untangle

Mysteries of omicron variant could take weeks to untangle

Dystopia, 'she-cession,' TikTok dances: We're over you, 2021

Dystopia, 'she-cession,' TikTok dances: We're over you, 2021

German leaders, in transition, meet to mull virus measures

German leaders, in transition, meet to mull virus measures

Omicron and delta spell return of unpopular restrictions

Omicron and delta spell return of unpopular restrictions

Nations close borders but more omicron cases emerge globally

Nations close borders but more omicron cases emerge globally

Infographics: Everything you need to know about Omicron

Preliminary evidence suggests there may be an increased risk of reinfection with Omicron.

Wary, weary world slams doors shut, fearing omicron variant

Wary, weary world slams doors shut, fearing omicron variant