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Transporters, lockdown, Sindh, Karachi, coronavirus, Transporters lockdown

Transporters find ‘innovative way’ to earn money during lockdown in Sindh

Transporters in Karachi are using unique ways to earn money even during a strict lockdown for public safety, it was reported on March 25. According to the details, Gadap...

Egypt, Al-Azhar, Fatwa, President Alvi, request, suspension, Friday prayers, Al-Azhar fatwa

Egypt’s Al-Azhar issues Fatwa on President Alvi’s request, permits suspension of Friday prayers

Egypt’s Al-Azhar has issued a Fatwa (edict) on the request of President Dr Arif Alvi permitting suspension of Friday prayers to control the spread of deadly...

Pakistan, Islamabad High Court, coronavirus, prisoners, release, prisoners coronavirus

Pakistani court orders release of 408 prisoners over coronavirus fears

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on March 24 ordered for conditional release of 408 more prisoners involved in minor crimes, while so for 283 prisoners have been released...

PEMRA, Coronavirus, positivity, electronic media

PEMRA asks electronic media to promote ‘positivity’ while covering coronavirus

Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) has again advised electronic media to curtail fear syndrome among the masses while covering news related to...

Prince Charles, test, positive, COVID-19, coronavirus

Prince Charles is found to have infected with coronavirus

Story by Reuters Prince Charles, the 71-year-old heir to the British throne, has tested positive for coronavirus but is in good health and is now self isolating in...

Ehsaas Emergency Cash Programme, cash, government, Pakistan, Sania Nishtar

Govt to give Rs 12,000 to each family under Ehsaas Cash programme

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation Dr Sania Nishtar has said that the Ehsaas Emergency Cash Programme has been approved for...

China, face masks, N-95 respirators, face masks China

China-donated face masks, N-95 respirators, reach Sindh

Face masks donated by China arrived in Sindh on March 25, a press release issued by the provincial government confirmed, with Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah expressing...

Pakistan, electric car, world, CO2 emissions, electric car CO2

Every 2nd car to be electric one globally in 2050: study

In 2050, every second car on the streets could be electric which would reduce global CO2 emissions by up to 1.5 gigatons per year — equivalent to the total current CO2...

United States, coronavirus, epicenter, WHO

US could become next coronavirus epicentre, WHO says

Story by Reuters The World Health Organisation said that the United States could become the global epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic, which finally forced reluctant...

Syed Nasir Hussain Shah, Sindh government, curfew, lockdown, coronavirus, Sindh curfew

Sindh govt warns of imposing curfew over repeated lockdown violation

Sindh Minister for Information, Local Government, Housing & Town Planning, Religious Affairs, Forest and Wildlife, Syed Nasir Hussain Shah has warned that if people...