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  • Faisalabad’s allied hospital specialists to work at general hospital

    FAISALABAD: Under a stopgap arrangement, doctors of different specialties, attached with Allied and DHQ hospitals, will render their services at the outpatient department (OPD) of General Hospital, Ghulam Muhammadabad...

    This was decided in a meeting chaired by Punjab Medical College (PMC) Principal Prof Muhammad Ali Tirmazi at the General Hospital on Monday...

  • MSF hospital attack: US relied on Afghan allies who resented hospital, says AP

    WASHINGTON: Immediately after the US killed at least 30 people in a devastating airstrike on a charity hospital, Afghanistan's national security adviser told a European diplomat that his country would take responsibility because “we are without doubt, 100 per cent convinced the place was occupied by Taliban”, according to notes of the meeting reviewed by The Associated Press...

    Eyewitnesses tell the AP they saw no gunman at the...

  • Doctors hit a milestone in heart surgery at Karachi hospital

    KARACHI: Doctors at the Indus Hospital (IH) hit a milestone in heart surgery developments in Pakistan when they “successfully” performed a specialised surgery for a congenital heart disease for the first time in the country...

    “Given the fact that Fatima already had an open heart surgery and a similar procedure again might harm her, the best option was to go for percutaneous pulmonary valve implantation,” Dr Arjamand Shauq, a cardiac...

  • Cricket great Hanif Mohammad fights for life at Karachi hospital

    KARACHI: Pakistan's cricket great Hanif Mohammad was on Monday shifted to a ventilator after he faced respiratory complications during his ongoing treatment at the Aga Khan Hospital here, his son Shoaib Mohammad told DawnNews...

    The former batting legend, who is suffering from lung cancer, was admitted to the hospital on July 31 after a two-week-long struggle with breathing problems and congestion, Shoaib told Dawn...

  • Comments sought on ‘occupation of amenity plots’ by private hospital in Karachi

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Friday directed the provincial and city authorities to submit their respective replies on a petition against the alleged occupation of amenity plots by the administration of the Dr Ziauddin Hospitals at North Nazimabad and Shireen Jinnah Colony...

    The petition was filed by Rana Faizul Hasan, a civil rights campaigner and secretary general of the United Human Rights Commission of Pakistan, who impleaded...

  • Imran Khan thanks Gen Raheel for Shaukat Khanum hospital land in DHA Karachi

    Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman and founder of the Shaukat Khanum Cancer Hospital, Imran Khan, on Sunday thanked Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Shareef for “granting land” for the construction of the cancer hospital in “DHA Karachi”...

    According to DawnNews, a 20 acre plot in Karachi's Defence Housing Authority City – located near the Karachi-Hyderabad Super Highway – has been allotted for the Shaukat Khanum hospital... ...

  • Police rescues newborn kidnapped from govt hospital in Karachi

    An infant who was kidnapped from a government hospital on the outskirts of Karachi two days ago was recovered Friday, Orangi Town police officials told Dawn...

    Karachi-West Senior Superintendent Police (SSP) Nasir Aftab said the Orangi Town police raided the Afghan Basti area near Sohrab Goth on the outskirts of the metropolis and recovered the newborn...

  • Chief justice takes notice of Shahrukh Jatoi being shifted to Karachi hospital

    Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Tuesday took notice of media reports about Shahrukh Jatoi — the main accused in the 2012 Shahzeb murder case — being shifted to a hospital in Karachi...

    The CJP "has taken notice of reported shifting of accused Sharakh Jatoi, and/ or others from jail to hospital after cancellation of bail", a press release issued by the court's registrar said...

  • Civil Hospital Karachi doctor held over alleged links with TTP: CTD

    Police’s Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) on Wednesday claimed to have arrested a doctor working at Karachi's Dr Ruth Pfau Civil Hospital over his alleged links to a militant outfit, along with four other suspects...

    During initial probe by CTD, it transpired that Dr Rehman, who is presently working at Dr Ruth Pfau Civil Hospital, originally belonged to Sindh's Ghotki district where his father worked in a bank...

  • First robotic surgical procedure performed at Civil Hospital Karachi

    KARACHI: On the concluding day of the three-day international multidisciplinary robotic surgery workshop at the OT Complex Civil Hospital Karachi and the Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SIUT) on Saturday, a “successful” robotic surgical procedure was performed for the first time in Pakistan on a female patient...

    The three fields were exclusively discussed during the workshop in which live surgeries were performed for...

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