KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): About 5,000 doctors, midwives and nurses are needed in southern Kandahar province, where 480 health workers are currently providing services to more than 2,000,000 residents, an official said on Tuesday.
KABUL (PAN): The government of Turkey would construct a research hospital at a cost of $283 million in Kabul, an official said on Monday. The 10-storey facility will be built on the premises of Aliabad Hospital.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): A Pakistani girl activist, shot in the head by Taliban militants in the northwestern valley of Swat last week, was flown to the United Kingdom for medical treatment on Monday, the military said.
KABUL (PAN): The United States on Thursday reiterated its offer to provide transport and medical treatment for a teenage Pakistani girl who was seriously wounded in a Taliban attack in the northwestern valley of Swat on Tuesday.