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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Asian Development Bank, World Bank to give $588m for fight against virus

Posted In: News Date:Mar 19th, 2020

ISLAMABAD: The Asian Develo­pment Bank (ADB) and the World Bank on Wednesday committed to providing $588 million to Pakistan for its emergency response to fight coronavirus and cater to the soc ...

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German national team donate €2.5m to coronavirus fundraising service

Posted In: News Date:Mar 19th, 2020

Players including Bayern Munich's Manuel Neuer and Joshua Kimmich have shared the initiative on social media as the country responds to the pandemic
The German national team have kickstarted a ...

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Coronavirus outbreak: Pakistan seals Wagah Border for 14 days

Posted In: News Date:Mar 19th, 2020

Pakistan on Thursday sealed Wagah Border with India as a preventive measure to halt the spread of coronavirus in the country.

According to a notification by the interior ministry, the borde ...

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Thinking the unthinkable: how Canada and the U.S. agreed on border restrictions in a hurry

Posted In: News Date:Mar 19th, 2020

On Tuesday afternoon, Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland called U.S. Vice President Mike Pence with a proposal: could Canada and the United States agree to ban all non-essential travel between ...

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Pakistan, China urge united global response to COVID-19

Posted In: News Date:Mar 18th, 2020

BEIJING: Pakistan and China on Tuesday underlined that coronavirus was a common challenge for the entire humanity and called for all the countries around the world to “unite and cooperate&rdq ...

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