US President Trump requests virus test kits from South Korea: Seoul

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US President Donald Trump has requested novel coronavirus test kits from South Korea, his counterpart Moon Jae-in said Wednesday, as Washington pushes for a quick reopening of the world’s biggest economy. US President Trump requests virus test kits from South Korea, claims Seoul. The South was once the hardest-hit country outside China, where the virus […]

KARACHI PSX board reviews measures after KSE-100 posts record declines

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KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange board convened an emergent meeting on Tuesday to review the measures in place as the equity market witnessed another bloodbath and plunged 7% to close at 28,565 points. “The board members expressed satisfaction at the smooth functioning of the trading activities during the day and […]

Actor Hamza Ali Abbasi expresses love for his wife Naimal Khawar

Actor Hamza Ali Abbasi expresses love for his wife Naimal Khawar

Actor Hamza Ali Abbasi expresses Actor Hamza Ali Abbasi has penned down a heartfelt note for wife Naimal Khawar and showered love on her. Taking to Instagram, the Alif actor shared an adorable throwback photo with wifey and wrote, “We took this picture almost 2 yrs ago when i asked my artist friend for a painting & […]

Canadian singer Shawn Mendes makes a generous $175,000 donation for coronavirus relief

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Canadian singer Shawn Canadian singer Shawn Mendes has joined the list of celebrities playing their part in battling the coronavirus that swept all over the globe.  The Senorita singer’s non-profit organization The Shawn Mendes Foundation dropped a staggering $175,000 to the SickKids Foundation earlier this week. The donated amount would serve the purpose of purchasing equipment and […]

Coronavirus outbreak: Five more shelter homes set up in Lahore

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Coronavirus outbreak  LAHORE: Due to novel coronavirus threat, the number of temporary shelter homes in Lahore has been increased, media reported on Wednesday. As per details, the Punjab government has setup five more temporary shelter homes in the provincial capital of Punjab in the wake of coronavirus fears. The number of shelter homes in Lahore has reached ten […]

China sends first-batch of epidemic relief materials to Pakistan

China sends first-batch of epidemic relief materials to Pakistan

China sends first-batch ISLAMABAD: A cargo plane bound for Pakistan carrying a big supply of epidemic relief material has departed for Pakistan on Wednesday, media reported. The necessary medical equipment has been sponsored by Chinese businessman Jack Ma’s Foundation and the Alibaba Foundation has taken. The official Twitter account of the Chinese Embassy in Pakistan tweeted out […]

KP-Mardan UC reports 39 new coronavirus cases

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KP-Mardan UC reports PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa KP-Mardan on Wednesday reported 39 new coronavirus cases after 46 people were tested in Union Council of Mardan, Private TV Channel reported. KP Health and Finance Minister Taimur Khan Jhagra in a Tweet said that 46 people from Union Council Manga, Mardan were tested for the coronavirus and that […]

US-California warns youths on virus after teen tests positive, dies

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US California warns youths California officials on Tuesday pleaded for young people to heed safety warnings over the new coronavirus after a teen tested positive and died. It would be the first known juvenile death from the COVID-19 illness in the United States. A statement by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health warned […]

England decides to extend immigrant visas till coronavirus threat looms

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England decides to extend immigrant LONDON: The British Ministry of Interior has announced an extension in visas for foreigners currently in the country as the world remains in perpetual lockdown, media reported on Wednesday. According to details, The British Home office has decided that those foreigners whose visas are near expiration or have already run out […]

French coronavirus death toll tops 1,000, lockdown likely to be extended

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French coronavirus death PARIS: French became the fifth country to report more than 1,000 deaths from coronavirus on Tuesday and a government body dealing with the outbreak suggested the national lockdown imposed last week for an initial 15 days should last at least six weeks. Health Minister Olivier Veran told a briefing he could not […]