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The C Word

World Cancer Day- an international day is marked on 4th February; by the members of the United Nations. It is not a public holiday. This day was established by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) to contribute to the…

Polio! Let’s Stop It

Since the launch of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) in 1988 the global incidence of poliomyelitis has fallen by nearly 99 %. From a situation where wild type polio virus was endemic in 125 countries across five continents,…

Child Labour in Pakistan ‎

Half of Pakistani children are involved in child labour. Forty-two and point half is the exact figure for child labour in the country. "According to the Federal Bureau of statistics last year, 3.8 million children in the age group of five…