Friday, May 29, 2020

Sindh Govt allows holding congregational Eid, Jummatul Wida prayers

KARACHI: Sindh government has decided to allow holding congregational prayers on Eid-ul-Fitr and Jummatul-Wida, as it would be unjust prohibiting prayers when most other...

China reports five new coronavirus cases

BEIJING: China recorded five new coronavirus cases for May 19, down from six a day earlier, the National Health Commission reported on Wednesday. Four of...

Pakistani students stranded in Wuhan return home

ISLAMABAD: More than 250 Pakistani students stranded in the Chinese city of Wuhan returned home via a special PIA flight on Tuesday. Chinese President Xi...

Punjab seeks budget proposals from general public for next fiscal year

LAHORE: Punjab Government is seeking budget proposals from general public to make a people friendly budget for next fiscal year, 2020-21. Provincial finance department has...

China reports 21 new COVID-19 cases; total count 82,941; death toll 4,633

BEIJING: China has reported 21 new COVID-19 infections, including 13 asymptomatic ones, taking the number of cases in the country to 82,941, health authorities...

HVDC transmission system connected with HVAC

LAHORE: National Transmission and Dispatch Company (NTDC) has connected High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) system with High Voltage Alternating Current (HVAC) system first time...

Lockdown pushes French unemployment to 11-year low in first quarter

PARIS: Lockdown due to coronavirus epidemic pushed the unemployment in France to 11-year low in first quarter as people without work were unable to...

Wheat smuggling stopped with help of agencies: Aleem Khan

LAHORE: Senior & Food Minister Punjab Abdul Aleem Khan has said that strict action is being taken against wheat stockpiling across the province. He said...
Pakistan sees prospects exporting precious stones to China

China’s Hubei Province sends medical experts to Pakistan

BEIJING: A medical team of 2 doctors and 4 nurses along with 250 kilograms of medical supplies from China's Hubei Province, was sent to...

Six martyred, one injured as IED targets security forces near Pak-Iran border

RAWALPINDI: Six security forces personnel, including one officer, were martyred and another injured as an improvised explosive device (IED) hit their reconnaissance vehicle in...