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Nawaz Sharif seeks bail on health ground

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has submitted another petition in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) citing his cardiac condition as grounds for bail.Khawaja Haris, counsel for Nawaz Sharif, submitted the petition against the…

Fighting polio in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa

The battle – and it is a battle – to eradicate polio in Pakistan has been long, bitter and bloody. Most of the country is now polio-free but cases do still occur, and there are parts of the country where resistance to polio vaccination…

Federal judge rules Obamacare unconstitutional

A federal judge in Texas on Friday ruled the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, was unconstitutional based on its mandate requiring that people buy health insurance, a decision in a case that could reach the U.S. Supreme…