Friday, July 10, 2020

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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 result, but Bolsonaro said that a new test will be conducted to confirm. Bolsonaro's supporters gathered...

China: The Indian army has breached its obligations and launched provocative attacks, causing casualties

Zhang said - in a statement this evening about the clashes between the Chinese and Indian border forces in the Galvan Valley region - "The sovereignty over the Galvan Valley region always belongs to China, and the Indian border...

Russia records 114 deaths and 8,706 cases of coronavirus within 24 hours

The Russian Coronavirus Prevention Center announced today, that 114 new deaths and 8,706 new infections with the Coronavirus have been recorded in the last 24 hours, bringing the total to 520129 cases, including 6829 deaths. This came, quoting Russia...

Malaysia: coordinating border controls to combat migrant smuggling

The Malaysia police announced their cooperation with the armed forces and other enforcement agencies in conducting coordinated border controls across the country to fight gangs that smuggle illegal immigrants. The Inspector-General of the Malaysia Police, Abdul Hamid Badur-said, according to...

France may end emergency health measures on July 10

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe’s office said today, Wednesday, that the government is examining the possibility of lifting the emergency health measures imposed to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic on July 10. He added that the proposed July 10th date...

Italy calls for European approval of a candidate to head the World Trade Organization

Italy has stressed the importance of Europeans agreeing to a candidate to head the World Trade Organization, to succeed Brazilian Roberto Azevedo, who will leave the office at the end of August, a year before the official date of...

Philippine: Schools will stay closed unless a vaccine is available

Philippine's officials said on Monday that students will only be allowed to return to school after a new vaccine for the new Coronavirus (COVID-19) is provided. The officials added -  that it is possible to broadcast educational lessons on TV...

Japan is facing the worst economic downturn after the war

The Japanese economy is expected to witness its worst decline since the period after the Second World War, despite the fact that the gross domestic product contracted in the first quarter less than initially thought, with global growth affected...

Mayor of London: Violence will not bring the necessary change

Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London, issued a media statement today, Sunday, to comment on the violent incidents that resulted from the British anti-racist protesters clashing with the police for a short period on Saturday after thousands gathered in central...

Coronavirus cases in Pakistan increased to 98 thousand with 2000 deaths

  The confirmed infections of the Coronavirus in Pakistan has risen to 98,943 cases, and the death toll from infection with the virus in the country increased to 2002 cases. It is noteworthy that the new Coronavirus (Covid-19) appeared in late...

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Flocking together gurus of a feather

Dr. Pervez Hoodbhoy and LUMS Management are the focal points of discussion by the concerned academic circles home and...

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...