Pompeo slashes aid, meets Taliban on surprise Afghan mission

Posted In: News Date:Mar 24th, 2020

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday slashed aid to Afghanistan s government after a mission to Kabul failed to bridge a divide between feuding leaders as he moved forward with the Taliban o ...

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UN chief wants $2bn to help poor countries fight COVID-19

Posted In: News Date:Mar 24th, 2020

United Nations chief Antonio Guterres said on Monday that the world body wants $2bn to help poor countries combat coronavirus - and he warned that a massive, coordinated package would also be neede ...

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Canadian celebs are spreading the word about staying home — and you're gonna wanna see them do it

Posted In: News Date:Mar 24th, 2020

It started with an Instagram post from Prime Minister Trudeau, echoing an important message he's been sharing daily: please take the spread of COVID-19 seriously, please stay at home. Then in the c ...

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Lift sanctions against Iran till coronavirus pandemic is over: PM Imran appeals to Trump

Posted In: News Date:Mar 23rd, 2020

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday appealed to US President Donald Trump on humanitarian grounds to lift economic sanctions against Iran till the coronavirus pandemic is over.

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Pompeo arrives in Kabul to try to revive flagging Afghan peace talks

Posted In: News Date:Mar 23rd, 2020

US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has arrived in Kabul on an urgent visit to try to move forward a US peace deal signed with the Taliban last month, a trip that comes despite the coronavirus pand ...

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Mahira Khan shares beautiful prayer on 'Pakistan Day' as nation fights coronavirus

Posted In: News Date:Mar 23rd, 2020

Mahira Khan on Monday prayed for health, peace and tolerance as the nation marked Pakistan Day amid coronavirus crisis.

The actress has been been quite active on social media during the nat ...

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Miley Cyrus tells Hailey Baldwin what made her stop going to the church

Posted In: News Date:Mar 23rd, 2020

American singer Miley Cyrus shed light on her decision to quit going to church while talking to Hailey Baldwin during their Instagram Live chat.

The 27-year-old Wrecking Ball crooner who is ...

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President Alvi, PM Imran urge unity as nation marks Pakistan Day with pledge to fight coronavirus

Posted In: News Date:Mar 23rd, 2020

ISLAMABAD: The nation celebrates Pakistan Day today with simplicity amidst an outbreak of the novel coronavirus and with the pledge to fight the disease as it sweeps across the country, Radio Pakis ...

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Facebook in works to make Messenger helpful in battle against coronavirus

Posted In: News Date:Mar 23rd, 2020

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook on Monday began enlisting outside developers to create ways its Messenger service can help health organizations battling the novel coronavirus.

The social network al ...

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Canadian military units overseas await deployment of their own COVID-19 testing kits

Posted In: News Date:Mar 23rd, 2020

Canadian troops and warships deployed overseas will, for the moment, rely on allies and host nations for access to COVID-19 testing kits, while the Department of National Defence rushes to fill an ...

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Coronavirus: Deaths surge past 13,000 as one billion confined to homes

Posted In: News Date:Mar 22nd, 2020

Rome: Nearly one billion people around the world were confined to their homes on Sunday, as the coronavirus death toll crossed 13,000 and factories were shut in worst-hit Italy after another single ...

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Sajal Ali, Ahad Raza Mir urge fans to stay at home amid coronavirus outbreak

Posted In: News Date:Mar 22nd, 2020

Celebrity couple Sajal Ali and Ahad Raza Mir have urged their fans to stay at home amid the coronavirus scare.

Newly-wed couple also extended gratitude to the fans and admirers for sending ...

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Rihanna pledges $5 million for coronavirus relief

Posted In: News Date:Mar 22nd, 2020

Vocal powerhouse Rihanna is doing her part in battling the coronavirus pandemic that has taken the world under its firm grasp.

The Umbrella crooner dropped a staggering $5 million for the c ...

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Trudeau says more aid coming as social distancing measures could last months

Posted In: News Date:Mar 22nd, 2020

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the $82-billion financial package announced to offset the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is just "a very first step" as health-care officials warn socia ...

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Coronavirus outbreak: PM Imran says Pakistan can't afford total lockdown

Posted In: News Date:Mar 22nd, 2020

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Sunday that the nation cannot undergo a complete lockdown, saying that the poor and daily wage earners will suffer drastically if the government takes t ...

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