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Two SAPMs Tania Aidrus, Dr Zafar resign over ‘criticism’ on dual nationality

ISLAMABAD: Two of the Special Assistants to the Prime Minister Tania Aidrus and Dr Zafar Mirza have resigned from their posts after they came...

Shops in Gujranwala, Sargodha sealed as Punjab enforces smart lockdown today

LAHORE: After the Punjab government announced the closure of markets from yesterday midnight till August 5 in line with the government's measures to stem...

Malaysian aviation regulator reinstates Pakistani pilots after license verification

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia after verification of licenses of all Pakistani pilots working in the country has reinstated them on job. Malaysian aviation regulator (Civil Aviation...

Journalist Matiullah Jan released 12 hours after being abducted

ISLAMABAD: Renowned journalist Matiullah Jan, who was kidnapped by unknown persons dressed in Police and ATS uniforms,  was released Tuesday night 12 hours after...

Pakistan reports 31 coronavirus deaths, the lowest in a day in over a month

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has confirmed 31 deaths in a single day by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases reported during last 24 hours...

Balochistan political parties voice support for CPEC

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani and Chinese leaders agreed that Balochistan was important to both the all-weather friends and the province was a key part of the...

Nurses recruited for COVID-19 duty protest non-payment of salaries

KARACHI: A large number of nurses staged a protest near the Sindh Chief Minister's House at PIDC traffic intersection on Monday. They demanded that the...

Sectarian and extremist ideas must be discouraged: Ittehad e Ummah Conference

RAWALPINDI: Ulema from different schools of thoughts have urged that dissemination of sectarian and extremist ideas should be discouraged and those who support them...

CM asks to fix same rates of COVID-19 tests by private labs

LAHORE: Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has taken notice of fixing of different rates of coronavirus tests by private labs and price-hike and...

Confirmed cases top 132,000, death toll crosses 2,500

ISLAMABAD: Confirmed cases in the country jumped to 132,405 on Saturday after new cases were reported in Islamabad, Punjab, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK). According...