Friday, July 10, 2020

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COVID-19 deaths around the world have crossed 367,000 mark whilst 2.6 million recovered

Coronavirus infection worldwide exceeded the 6 million mark, according to "World Meter", the number of infected people reached 6,045,653, while the number of deaths due to COVID-19 reached 367,166, and recovered 2,671,440 cases. Early Saturday morning, US President Donald Trump...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is reportedly in ’grave danger’ after surgery

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is reportedly undergoing treatment for a cardiovascular problem, and according to CNN, a surgery he just received did not go well. The head of the isolated country is in ‘grave danger,’ a U.S....

Trump adviser Roger Stone sentenced to 3 years in prison for lying

A federal judge issued a ruling on Thursday against Roger Stone, a longtime adviser to US President Donald Trump, to three years and four months in prison for convicting him on charges including lying to lawmakers who were investigating...

US official: Corona’s outbreak will not change China’s commitment to buy US goods

A senior US Treasury official said on Thursday that the US government expects China to fulfill its commitment to purchase more US goods under a trade agreement signed by the world's two largest economies in January, despite the spread...

Presidential election in Afghanistan overshadowed by nationwide attacks

The presidential election in Afghanistan has been overshadowed by several attacks nationwide. At least three civilians were killed and dozens injured on Saturday. The polling stations were opened for two hours longer due to long queues of voters. President Ashraf...

Afghanistan: Presidential Election to begin today amid widespread security threats

Afghanistan: Voters flocked to the polling stations on Saturday (Today) to cast their ballots in the presidential election, amid a threatening security situation as the Taliban vow to disrupt the election, which comes nearly three weeks after peace negotiations...

Imran Khan: Catastrophic issues of climate change, Islam phobia and Indian atrocities in Occupied Kashmir must be addressed

The Prime minister of Pakistan Imran Khan said Today world is facing the catastrophic issues of climate change, Islam phobia, corruption besides highlighting Indian atrocities in Occupied Kashmir, the world leaders should unite to curb the problems. Pakistan plundered...

Netanyahu approves Israeli settlement in the West Bank

Before the parliamentary elections in Israel, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has approved Israeli settlement in the occupied West Bank. The government has decided to transform the wild settlement of Mevo'ot Yericho, founded in 1999, is an Israeli settlement and...

Drone attack hits Aramco oil refinery in Saudi Arabia

On Saturday, several drone attack hit Saudi Arabia's largest oil refinery and triggered fires. A spokesman for the Saudi Ministry of Interior told the state owned news agency SPA that drone strikes on two complexes of the state oil...

Netanyahu announces to annex Jordan Valley after the elections

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has declared, when reelected, to annex the Jordan Valley in the Occupied West Bank. "Israel will extend its sovereignty to the area on the border with Jordan", Netanyahu said Tuesday. Even before the parliamentary election in...

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Brazil President Bolsonaro tested positive for coronavirus

Brazilian newspaper "Atardi" confirmed that Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro underwent a fourth test for Coronavirus after he showed some symptoms, which was a positive...

PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020

PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020. Another PIA flight will operate from Toronto to Lahore on 10 July...

Sacrificing role models of media

Remember Anil Datta, a gem of a reporter and guru of a sub-editor with the exemplary national spirit, foregoing job offers from the foreign...

Banks performance under SBP Rozgar Refinance Scheme supported by Government of Pakistan’s Risk Sharing Facility

On April 10, 2020 State Bank of Pakistan introduced a refinance scheme to provide concessional credit at 3% interest rate and generous repayment terms...