Arif Azad

Right to seek safety

Right to seek safety

Refugees should be welcome wherever they come from... Published 20 Jun, 2022 07:26am
FICTION: SPIRITS OF DAYS PAST

FICTION: SPIRITS OF DAYS PAST

Medical doctor and writer Arshad Waheed has been on the literary map for some decades now. His first Urdu novel —... Published 17 Apr, 2022 10:54am
Migration & health

Migration & health

Health policies should be sensitive to migration patterns. Published 31 Mar, 2022 07:05am
LGs and welfare

LGs and welfare

With LGs, Ehsaas can have a greater reach. Published 03 Feb, 2022 08:04am
Response to Covid

Response to Covid

A new pandemic treaty refuses to be born. Published 28 Nov, 2021 07:06am
Refugee processing

Refugee processing

Since the Taliban takeover, an increasing number of Afghans have been amassing at the Pakistani border. Updated 02 Sep, 2021 08:21am
Vaccine passport

Vaccine passport

Entry restrictions are being further tightened. Published 15 Jun, 2021 07:30am
Vaccine equity

Vaccine equity

The TRIPS agreement is holding back equal vaccine access. Updated 08 May, 2021 09:28am
Vaccine roll-out

Vaccine roll-out

A clear roadmap is needed for Covid-19 immunisation. Published 20 Mar, 2021 05:18am
Covid-19 vaccines

Covid-19 vaccines

As vaccines are rolled out, affordability and access will be major issues. Published 09 Dec, 2020 08:03am
Antimicrobial crisis

Antimicrobial crisis

Covid-19 is exacerbating the tendency to overuse antibiotics. Published 08 Sep, 2020 07:11am
Closure of DFID

Closure of DFID

The merger will have adverse effects on international development. Published 30 Jun, 2020 07:35am
Delivering health

Delivering health

The MTI is taking us to a fully privatised healthcare system. Published 31 Mar, 2020 07:04am
The Chakwal test

The Chakwal test

A fee hike is feared once the new university becomes operational. Published 11 Feb, 2020 07:07am
NON-FICTION: MEDICINES THAT KILL

NON-FICTION: MEDICINES THAT KILL

A lucid book adds nuance, depth and deeper understanding about the issue of counterfeit and substandard medicines... Published 26 Jan, 2020 07:05am
Climate & health

Climate & health

Inaction on climate change will only exacerbate the problem. Published 21 Jan, 2020 07:08am
Housing and health

Housing and health

Housing can affect health outcomes in a number of ways. Published 04 Dec, 2019 07:07am
NON-FICTION: SYMBOLS OF SAVAGERY

NON-FICTION: SYMBOLS OF SAVAGERY

An analysis of the rise of the so-called ‘Islamic State’ presents a unique look at its narratives through a South Asian Published 01 Dec, 2019 08:24am
Curbing dengue

Curbing dengue

A robust surveillance system is missing. Published 06 Oct, 2019 07:02am