Sunday, March 7, 2021

Joe Biden: “We will never acknowledge Russia’s annexation of Crimea”

US President Joe Biden said: "We will never recognize Russia's annexation of Crimea, and we will stand by Ukraine in the face of Russian...

Canada Approves AstraZeneca Vaccine

The Canadian Ministry of Health approved the "AstraZeneca" vaccine for the Coronavirus, which is the third vaccine to be given the green light for...

Canada: E-Katchehries meant to accord Pak community due respect & recognition

The High Commission for Pakistan in Ottawa along with Consul Generals of Pakistan in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver held an E-Katchehry with the members...

Equality policy: Global policy makers laud SBP’s effort to advance women’s financial inclusion through Banking

In December 2020, the State Bank of Pakistan launched its consultation process with different national and international stakeholders on its Banking on Equality Policy. A...

Business

Equality policy: Global policy makers laud SBP’s effort to advance women’s financial inclusion through Banking

In December 2020, the State Bank of Pakistan launched its consultation process with different national and international stakeholders on...

Easypaisa Introduces WhatsApp Channel Support for Enhanced Customer Experience

Easypaisa, Pakistan’s leading digital payments platform is transforming customer experience with WhatsApp channel support. This initiative enables users to access an interactive, automated support...

Governor Baqir to moderate Consultative Dialogue on SBP’s Banking on Equality Policy hosted by World Bank

The State Bank of Pakistan has developed a draft policy titled ‘Banking on Equality’, which aims to introduce a gender lens within the financial...

IFN declares SBP as top central bank for promoting Islamic finance

State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has been voted as the Best Central Bank in promoting Islamic finance for the fourth time by a poll...

Governor SBP steers third Stakeholders Meeting on Digital Financial Services

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) organized the third nationwide Stakeholders’ meeting on Digital Financial Services today chaired by Governor SBP, Dr. Reza Baqir....

Politics

Macron welcomes US back to the climate agreement

French President Emmanuel Macron tweeted on his Twitter account, directing the tweet to President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris to welcome the...

Nancy Pelosi: “We are ready to work under the slogan of a united America”

US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said, "We are ready to work under the slogan of a united America". US President Joe Biden has...

Trump using presidential pardon to save potential allies

The renowned newspaper, USA Today, saw that President Donald Trump is using his power to save allies from legal risks, considering that he is...

Biden’s inauguration ceremony: Security on high alert in the American capital

The American capital has been in a state of security alert and tightening precautionary measures, with the approaching hour of the officially elected president...

Adam Schiff: Donald Trump must be removed

Adam Schiff, Chairman of the Intelligence Committee in the US House of Representatives, affirmed that they continue to defend the democracy of the United...

Featured

Joe Biden: “We will never acknowledge Russia’s annexation of Crimea”

US President Joe Biden said: "We will never recognize Russia's annexation of Crimea, and we will stand by Ukraine...

Canada Approves AstraZeneca Vaccine

The Canadian Ministry of Health approved the "AstraZeneca" vaccine for the Coronavirus, which is the third vaccine to be...

Canada: E-Katchehries meant to accord Pak community due respect & recognition

The High Commission for Pakistan in Ottawa along with Consul Generals of Pakistan in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver held...

Equality policy: Global policy makers laud SBP’s effort to advance women’s financial inclusion through Banking

In December 2020, the State Bank of Pakistan launched its consultation process with different national and international stakeholders on...

Hungary – First country in the European Union to use Chinese Sinopharm vaccine

Hungary began using the Chinese company "Sinopharm" vaccine against the emerging coronavirus, becoming the first country in the European...

Science

NASA: 2019 Was the 2nd-Hottest Year on Record

According to independent analyses by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Earth's global surface temperatures in 2019 were the second warmest...

Video: SpaceX Starship prototype explodes during test

The projects of SpaceX are undergoing considerable development and Elon Musk's company continues to conduct tests to evaluate progress. In a recent test, a...

America to bring solar energy from space to Earth

Solar energy seems to be the way to replace oil on our planet. Although we are still decades away from this complete transformation, there are...

Natural Disasters

Brazil: Rains kill 54 people, more than 30,000 displaced

The rains forced more than 30,000 people to displace in southeast Brazil, while the rains claimed 54 lives and left 18 others missing. Storms...

Earthquake measuring 5.5 magnitude hits northern Argentina

The US Geological Survey said that a 5.5-magnitude earthquake struck northern Argentina on Thursday near the town of El Hoyo. The authority said that the...

Killer storm swallows 9 people in southern USA

At least seven people were killed in the southern United States of America by a storm that caused devastation in several states, as the...

Alaska: Shishaldin Volcano begins to release dust, 8 kilometers into the air

Shishaldin Volcano: An active volcano in the Aleutian Islands in Alaska, covered with snow at the top, began to release dust as high as...

Indonesia: Number of flood victims reaches 53

Indonesia: Tens of thousands of flood victims are still unable to return to their water sunken homes on Saturday after the heavy rains hit...

Australia fires nearly destroyed Flinders Chase National Park, Two confirmed dead

In Australia fires, Two people were killed and a national park was nearly destroyed at the famous Kangaroo Island tourist site, authorities said Saturday. Bad...

Entertainment

Koreans celebrate the historic victory of “Parasite” with Oscar

Celebrations were overwhelmed by social media in South Korea on Monday, after the black comedy film "Parasite" was awarded the first ever Oscar for the Asian country. The director of the movie, Bong Joon Ho, said he was honored to...

Clint Eastwood has been misunderstood by reporters

Richard Jewell, latest film directed by Clint Eastwood, has been hit with heavy criticism ahead of its release. Eastwood's Oscar-winning actress was at the...

MTV EMA 2019: Award Winners

Seville this Sunday, November 3rd, is the center of attention of the music world. Spain once again hosts the award ceremony of the MTV...

Apple TV+ brings you “For all Mankind” with crazy offer $4.99 a month

For all Mankind: "Go home," says a misguided flight director to the astronauts gathered in front of him. "Get drunk," groans Deke Slayton (Chris...

Disney’s fairy tale Maleficent surpasses Joker in North American cinema

Disney's fairy tale 'Maleficent: Mistress of Evil' overcame 'Joker' in last week's evil fight, raising US $19.4 million in North American cinemas, industry observers...

Technology

As You Likee: Express more, Create more with Likee’s In-App Features

The online short videos platform is rapidly becoming the content production application of choice for hundreds of thousands of Pakistanis to showcase their creativity,...

WhatsApp clarifies new privacy policy

In response to concerns shared by users regarding WhatsApp’s new terms and policy which was announced on January 06, the platform has published an...

Huawei to build 200-mln-euro manufacturing plant in NE France

Huawei has chosen the Business Park in the city of Brumath, 17 kilometers north of Strasbourg, in the Bas-Rhin department in northeastern France, near...

Breaking: Bill Gates Steps down from Microsoft BoD

Bill Gates is stepping down from the boards of Microsoft and Berkshire Hathaway to focus on his work at the Bill & Melinda Gates...

Against American wish: Great Britain allows Huawei to participate in 5G expansion

The Chinese network supplier Huawei is allowed to participate in the expansion of the super fast 5G mobile network in Great Britain with restrictions....

Facebook plans 1000 new jobs

In view of the increase in hate and false messages, the online service Facebook has announced that it will create 1,000 new jobs in...

Sports

American boxer Gervonta Davis assaulted a woman in basketball match

The American boxer, Gervonta Davis, the lightweight world champion, stormed the stands during a charity basketball match in Miami, USA, and assaulted a woman...

World mourns basketball legend Kobe Bryant

The sports world is in shock. Former basketball superstar Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash in California on Sunday. The Mayor of...

Kenya plans prison sentences for any doping athlete

Kenyan Sports Minister Amina Mohamed said Tuesday that Kenya plans to impose criminal penalties including possible prison sentences for any doping athlete, adding that...

SEA Games 2019 kicks off with spectacular opening ceremony

The 30th SEA Games 2019 are officially unveiled at a grand opening ceremony at the world's largest stadium, Philippines Arena, in Bulacan. For the...

Recent News

Joe Biden: “We will never acknowledge Russia’s annexation of Crimea”

US President Joe Biden said: "We will never recognize Russia's annexation of Crimea, and we will stand by Ukraine in the face of Russian...

Canada Approves AstraZeneca Vaccine

The Canadian Ministry of Health approved the "AstraZeneca" vaccine for the Coronavirus, which is the third vaccine to be given the green light for...

Canada: E-Katchehries meant to accord Pak community due respect & recognition

The High Commission for Pakistan in Ottawa along with Consul Generals of Pakistan in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver held an E-Katchehry with the members...

Equality policy: Global policy makers laud SBP’s effort to advance women’s financial inclusion through Banking

In December 2020, the State Bank of Pakistan launched its consultation process with different national and international stakeholders on its Banking on Equality Policy. A...

Hungary – First country in the European Union to use Chinese Sinopharm vaccine

Hungary began using the Chinese company "Sinopharm" vaccine against the emerging coronavirus, becoming the first country in the European Union to take this step. Hungarian...

IMF Report: Turkey ranks first in decline of foreign exchange reserves

According to a report issued by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Turkey ranked first in the world in 2020, in terms of a decrease...

Japan witnessing lowest birth and death rates

In a report public report: "As is the case in many countries, the restrictions ofCovid-19 have caused more women to lose their jobs ......

Brandverse and eOcean join hands to boost e-commerce, with the new Chikoo platform

Brandverse and eOcean today announced that they have signed a MoU to work together to maximise the commercial and social impact benefits in enabling...

Easypaisa Introduces WhatsApp Channel Support for Enhanced Customer Experience

Easypaisa, Pakistan’s leading digital payments platform is transforming customer experience with WhatsApp channel support. This initiative enables users to access an interactive, automated support...

Governor Baqir to moderate Consultative Dialogue on SBP’s Banking on Equality Policy hosted by World Bank

The State Bank of Pakistan has developed a draft policy titled ‘Banking on Equality’, which aims to introduce a gender lens within the financial...

Italian diplomat killed in DR Congo during kidnapping attempt

Italian ambassador to Congo was shot dead on Monday (February 22) in an attack which targeted the convoy of the World Food Program (WFP). The...