Arif Azad

Closure of DFID

Closure of DFID

The merger will have adverse effects on international development.

Published Jun 30, 2020 07:35am
Delivering health

Delivering health

The MTI is taking us to a fully privatised healthcare system.

Published Mar 31, 2020 07:04am
The Chakwal test

The Chakwal test

A fee hike is feared once the new university becomes operational.

Published Feb 11, 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 Jan 26, 2020 07:05am
Climate & health

Climate & health

Inaction on climate change will only exacerbate the problem.

Published Jan 21, 2020 07:08am
Housing and health

Housing and health

Housing can affect health outcomes in a number of ways.

Published Dec 04, 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 Dec 01, 2019 08:24am
Curbing dengue

Curbing dengue

A robust surveillance system is missing.

Published Oct 06, 2019 07:02am
Two steps back

Two steps back

Almost all forms of malnutrition are higher in boys.

Published Aug 11, 2019 06:58am
Opaque pricing

Opaque pricing

Drap has failed to play its role in regulating medicine rates.

Published Jul 31, 2019 07:08am
Health budgets

Health budgets

The slashing of funds for health will reverse gains.

Published Jul 02, 2019 07:01am
Polio’s new war

Polio’s new war

To counter the continuing negative propaganda would require a massive public health campaign.

Updated May 15, 2019 08:34am
Forever refugees?

Forever refugees?

The Palestinian dream of return is slowly fading away.

Published May 09, 2019 07:01am
Affordable medicine

Affordable medicine

Increase in drug prices is now part of a pattern.

Published Mar 07, 2019 07:00am
Political visions

Political visions

Voters are too distracted to pay serious attention to the manifestos.

Published Jul 15, 2018 06:24am
Political marketing

Political marketing

The use and misuse of digital media in the 2018 poll is unprecedented.

Published Jul 05, 2018 07:37am
Stranded at sea

Stranded at sea

The Italian government continues to harden its approach to migrants.

Published Jun 20, 2018 07:07am
Health manifestos

Health manifestos

We need plans for an affordable health sector.

Published Jun 10, 2018 07:13am
Ruinous for health

Ruinous for health

The threat climate change poses to health must be countered.

Published Mar 27, 2018 07:18am