Actor, singer, 'The Gambler': Kenny Rogers dies at 81

Posted In: News Date:Mar 21st, 2020

Actor-singer Kenny Rogers, the smooth, Grammy-winning balladeer who spanned jazz, folk, country and pop with such hits as “Lucille,” “Lady” and “Islands in the Stream& ...

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Mahira Khan wants her fans to help daily wage workers amid coronavirus crisis

Posted In: News Date:Mar 21st, 2020

Mahira Khan on Saturday asked people to refrain from panic-buying amid the coronavirus outbreak, urging them to act responsible by staying home and practising social distancing.

In a video ...

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Norway urges Olympics to be postponed until coronavirus crisis over

Posted In: News Date:Mar 21st, 2020

The Norwegian Olympic Committee (NOC) said on Saturday they had asked the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to postpone the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo until the new coronavirus pandemic was un ...

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Shehbaz Sharif departs for Pakistan 'to be with people' amid coronavirus crisis

Posted In: News Date:Mar 21st, 2020

PML-N spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb said on Saturday that party President Shehbaz Sharif, who was abroad to tend to his ailing brother former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, will return to Pakistan ...

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Travel exemptions offered to students, foreign workers as Canada closes border to stop COVID-19

Posted In: News Date:Mar 21st, 2020

Canada has shut the border to all non-essential travellers, but there will be exceptions for some foreign nationals coming to Canada to work, study or live permanently.

The exemptions inclu ...

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Pakistan rejects Indian propaganda against CPEC

Posted In: News Date:Mar 20th, 2020

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has categorically rejected the Indian propaganda against China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), terming it desperate attempts to falsify facts and mislead the world community. ...

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Hasan Minhaj and wife welcome baby boy

Posted In: News Date:Mar 20th, 2020

Hasan Minhaj has a reason to rejoice amid all the chaos in the world right now.

The comedian and his wife, Beena Patel, welcomed a new addition to their family – a baby boy. Hasan too ...

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Cannes film festival postponed over coronavirus outbreak

Posted In: News Date:Mar 20th, 2020

PARIS: The 2020 Cannes Film Festival has been officially postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The world´s biggest film festival, which was due to take place between May 12 and 2 ...

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PM Imran orders opening of Pak-Afg border 'despite global pandemic'

Posted In: News Date:Mar 20th, 2020

Prime Minister Imran Khan has ordered opening of the Pak-Afghan border in Chaman “despite global pandemic” to support Afghan “brothers and sisters” as the region feels the p ...

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Canada to ramp up production of medical supplies, turn back asylum seekers to fight COVID-19

Posted In: News Date:Mar 20th, 2020

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a series of extreme new measures Friday to protect Canadians from COVID-19, including a strategy to help manufacturers rapidly ramp up production of medical ...

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Coronavirus outbreak: Government not imposing lockdown, says PM Imran

Posted In: News Date:Mar 20th, 2020

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday addressed a press conference on the coronavirus, as new cases emerge from various parts of the country.

The prime minister said that his gover ...

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PM says closures, social distancing measures could be in place for weeks or months

Posted In: News Date:Mar 20th, 2020

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau offered more assurances today that the government would help all Canadians through the COVID-19 crisis — but warned that "extraordinary" measures to contain the ...

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India locks down Kashmir region on coronavirus fears, South Asian markets slide

Posted In: News Date:Mar 19th, 2020

SRINAGAR/NEW DELHI: India blocked roads in occupied Kashmir (IOK) on Thursday after the region reported its first case of coronavirus, along with imposing restrictions in several other parts of the ...

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Pakistan, China and Russia decide to conduct trade in local currencies skip dollars

Posted In: News Date:Mar 19th, 2020

The eight-member countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), including China, Russia, and Pakistan, have made the principle decision to conduct bilateral trade and investment and issu ...

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'Friends' reunion shelved as major TV shows halt production amid coronavirus fear

Posted In: News Date:Mar 19th, 2020

Sad news for all those awaiting the Friends reunion as the coronavirus seems to have shelved plans of the iconic sitcom coming back.

The highly-awaited Friends reunion on HBO has been put o ...

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