Thursday, July 9, 2020

World

Britain: Anti-racist protesters clashes with police

British anti-racist protesters clashed with the police briefly on Saturday after thousands gathered in central London to express their anger at police brutality after the death of a defenseless black citizen George Floyd in Minneapolis, in the United States. After...

Austria: Thousands demonstrate in solidarity with George Floyd against racism

Hundreds and thousands demonstrated, in the field of human rights, in the center of the Austria capital, Vienna, against racism and in solidarity with the killing of George Floyd, an African American, by the American police, where the demonstration...

Australia pledges $207 million for a regional vaccine program

Australia will pledge 300 million Australian dollars (207 million US dollars) to provide vaccines for children in the Indian and Pacific region, Australian Minister of Foreign Affairs Maris said on the eve of a global vaccine summit Thursday. "Immunization saves...

Emergency in Russia after 20 thousand tons of fuel leaked into a river in Norilsk

Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered the lifting of the state of emergency in the city of Norilsk, Siberia, after 20,000 tons of fuel spilled into a river near a power station. An environmental group described the damage as "catastrophic"...

The UN Economic Council holds a meeting to discuss helping governments recover from Corona

The United Nations Economic and Social Council UN ECOSOC held a wide-ranging political debate to explore funding options for the pandemic and to mobilize resources for a proactive recovery process. For her part, Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohamed said, "The world...

Tokyo to issue an alert on the Coronavirus after 34 new cases have been confirmed

Japanese government sources said today, Tuesday, that the capitalist government of Tokyo is considering issuing what the governor of Tokyo, Yoriko Koike, called "the alert of Tokyo" when the number of new cases infected with Coronavirus begins to rise,...

National Guard forces intervene to remove protesters from the vicinity of the White House

Military police forces imposed a security cordon around the White House, according to urgent news broadcast by Sky News a little while ago, and the National Guard forces interfered to remove the protesters from the vicinity of the White...

5 killed and 4,400 arrested during the protest in America, unrest continues

At least 5 people were killed in the protests and unrest in most American cities for more than 6 days, against the background of the killing of an American young man, George Floyd, by a policeman, and most of...

Adviser: Trump will not resort to federal authorities to reinforce the National Guard in the face of protests

Robert O'Brien, the US National Security Adviser, said today, Sunday, that the administration of US President Donald Trump will not use its federal authority to strengthen the National Guard at the present time, as protests continue in several American...

Video: A truck sweeps the crowds of protesters in American Minneapolis

Minnesota State Police arrested a truck driver who was driving too fast on a highway in Minneapolis amongst protesters, according to the "Russia Today" website without casualties amongst the demonstrators and the truck driver was taken to hospital after...

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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...

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...

SBP calls meeting of Bank Presidents, top builders on Naya Pakistan Housing Program

Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Dr. Reza Baqir called a meeting of Banks on Wednesday for deliberations on the measures proposed by Naya...