Sunday, March 29, 2020

US dollar hits all-time high against rupee

KARACHI: US dollar has hit all-time high against the Pakistani rupee in the interbank market on Thursday as value of dollar increased by Rs...

NDMA gets US$ 50 million to meet COVID-19 challenge

ISLAMABAD: National Disaster Risk Management Fund (NDRMF)on Wednesday extended a grant of US$ 50 million to National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to equip it,...

Two test positive of COVID-19, toll in Kashmir reaches seven

SRINAGAR: Two more people have been tested positive of COVID-19 epidemic that took the toll in Kashmir valley to seven including three in Srinagar...

US lauds Dr Usama Riaz, young Pakistani hero who lost life fighting COVID-19

WASHINGTON: US Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs, Alice Wells on Tuesday has expressed her condolences at the...

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

ISLAMABAD: President Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan have asked nation to show complete unity at this hour of need and stated that...

Coronavirus cases toll nation-wide surges to 646

ISLAMABAD: Coronavirus cases have surged to 646 country-wide as 292 patients have been tested positive for the epidemic in Sindh, 104 in Balochistan, 152...

Prime Minister hints no lockdown in Pakistan due to COVID-19

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan ruled out any lock-down in Pakistan due to Coronabirus epidemic and urged people to maintain social distancing to prevent...

Prime Minister instructs to open Chaman-Spin Boldak border

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday has given instructions to open the Chaman-Spin Boldak border and let the trucks crossover into Afghanistan. In a...

Number of coronavirus patients jump to 78 in Punjab: Dr Yasmeen

LAHORE: Number of coronavirus patients have jumped to 78 in Punjab, said, Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmeen Rashid on Thursday. Addressing a press conference in...

COVID-19 leaves another 25 million people jobless round the globe: UN

GENEVA: COVID-19 global outbreak will significantly increased the unemployment across the world by leaving up to 25 million more people jobless, and will dramatically...