Sunday, March 29, 2020

Internet usage rises by 15% in Pakistan as a result of lockdown due to...

ISLAMABAD: Internet usage in Pakistan has increased by more than 15 per cent, the country's telecom regulatory body said in a statement issued, as...

Head of Tableegi Jamaat becomes first casualty of Coronavirus in Indian side of Kashmir,...

SRINAGAR: A 65 year old man infected with COVID-19 died Thursday morning, recording first death in the war trodden region due to the deadly...

US Senate passes $2tn lifeline rescue package for suffering American nationals

WASHINGTON: US Senate unanimously passed the nation’s largest-ever rescue package late Wednesday, a $2 trillion lifeline to suffering Americans, critically depleted hospitals and an...

Lahore ‘safe city project’ suffers setback, thousands of cameras go out of service

LAHORE: Safe City Project of Lahore, that was all set to make the provincial capital, first safe city of not only Pakistan but South...

Pakistan suspends international flights till March 28

KARACHI: International flights from Pakistan have been suspended by Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) till March 28. This move comes into effect from Sunday at...

Pak-Afghan border opened for trade on PM Imran’s directives

QUETTA: Pak-Afghan border at Chaman-Spin Boldak was opened for trade on Saturday on the directions of Prime Minister Imran Khan as dozens of trucks...

Speaker telephones PPP chief, JUI(F), PML(N) leaders to discuss formation of body on COVID-19

ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser had telephonic conversation with PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, JUI(F) Parliamentary leader Maulana Asad Mehmood, and PML (N)...

Government decides to unite all political parties in fight against coronavirus

ISLAMABAD: Government of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Friday decided to unite all the political parties in fight against deadly coronavirus. According to detail, National Assembly...

Hotels will be converted into quarantine facilities across country: NDMA orders

ISLAMABAD: Hotels across the country should be converted into quarantine centers to provide best facilities to COVID-19 infectees and to fight against the novel...

Over 850 million students worldwide not at school: UNESCO

PARIS: Over 850 million young people, or about half of the world's student population, are deprived from their school and university grounds because of...