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VIDEO: Mexico celebrates annual ‘Exploding Hammer festival’ and it left over 40 injured

More than 40 people sustained injuries when they took part in the annual ‘exploding hammer’ festival in Mexico. The event, which takes place every February, involves...

Coronavirus, office, Karachi, Pakistan

Here’s what people need to do to protect themselves from coronavirus at office

The Department of Relief, Rehabilitation & Settlement in Khyber Pakhtonkhwa has issued a list of directives for its employees that are a good guide in how to help...

Coronavirus, doctors, pathologists

WATCH: Pathologists debunk myths about coronavirus

Countries on three continents reported their first cases of the coronavirus on Feb 28 as the world prepared for a pandemic of the disease and investors dumped equities...

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VIDEO: KP chief minister Mehmood Khan praises minister for slapping TV anchor

A video of Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mehmood Khan, praising Fawad Chaudhry for slapping a TV host, has gone viral on the social media. According to sources,...

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Virus to cost world tourism at least $22bn: global tourism body

Story by AFP The deadly coronavirus epidemic will cost world tourism at least $22 billion owing to a drop in spending by Chinese tourists, the head of the World Travel...

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Petition filed in court seeking availability of ‘good-quality masks’ for coronavirus protection

A petition was filed in the Sindh High Court requesting it to issue orders to the authorities concerned to ensure availability of standard masks for proper fight against...

Face masks, prices, coronavirus, Pakistan, Karachi

Prices of face masks skyrocket in Karachi amid coronavirus panic

Price of surgical masks have surged manifold in Karachi since Feb 27 after two cases of coronavirus were confirmed in the country.  According to reports, masks have...

Pakistan, Iran, passengers, coronavirus

Pakistan screen all passengers for coronavirus as they arrive from Iran

Pakistani authorities on Feb 27 screened hundreds of people who had recently arrived from Iran, a major new hotspot for coronavirus, after Islamabad confirmed its first...

Pakistan coronavirus, Pakistan, Karachi University, Coronavirus

Man suffering from coronavirus took classes at KU after returning from Iran

Pakistan’s first man confirmed to be diagnosed with the Chinese coronavirus took his classes at Karachi University after returning from Iran. According to reports,...

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Ramazan to begin from April 25, says minister

The Ministry of Science and Technology announced on Feb 27 that the moon of Ramadan will be sighted in Pakistan on the evening of April 24. In a post on Twitter, the...