Category: News

Pakistan, software, COVID-19, coronavirus

Pakistan develops software that can detect COVID-19 in less than a minute

Pakistani scientists have developed a software based on artificial intelligence that can help detect COVID-19 in under a minute, Science Diplomacy Pakistan, a division...

Pakistan, coronavirus, covid-19, deaths

Pakistan reports highest coronavirus deaths in four month

Amid spiking coronavirus cases across the country, Pakistan has reported 59 deaths on Sunday, the highest daily coronavirus toll in four months. According to data...

Girls, boys, drugs, Pakistan

Girls consuming more drugs than boys in Pakistan, says minister

Minister for Narcotics Control Senator Prime Minister Azam Swati has revealed that girls are more drug users than boys in the country. He also declared Karachi as...

Maryam Nawaz, PTI, Covid-18

Maryam Nawaz calls PTI govt ‘Covid-18’, asks masses to protect themselves

PML-N vice president Maryam Nawaz has termed the PTI government as “Covid-18”, and asked public to protect themselves from it. Rebuking the PTI government,...

Pakistan, Afghanistan, Arif Alvi, Pakistan Afghanistan

Pakistan, Afghanistan can become economic hub: Alvi

President Dr Arif Alvi has said Pakistan and Afghanistan have the potential to become a “geo-economic and geo-strategic hub” for the region due to their unique...

ECC, coronavirus vaccine, COVID-19

Govt body approves $150m grant to pre-book coronavirus vaccine

The Economic Coordination Committee approved $150 million technical supplementary grant to book coronavirus vaccines from international manufacturers.  The decision was...

Radio school, Pakistan

‘First radio school’ to be launched in Pakistan

In pursuance of bringing educational reforms in the country, the government has decided to launch Pakistan’s first radio school. According to the concept, the radio...

Speeding tanker, Karachi, Defence area

Speeding tankers rams into bungalow in Karachi’s Defence area

A speeding oil tanker went out of control and entered a bungalow in Defense Karachi. Fortunately, no casualties were reported in the incident. According to the CCTV...

State Bank of Pakistan, SBP, Pakistan economy, negative economic growth

SBP says Pakistan saw negative economic growth first time after 1952

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) in its latest report highlighted that Pakistan’s real GDP for the first time since the fiscal year 1951-52 recorded a negative...

Pakistan, social media, news channels, Pakistan social media

Does Pakistanis really have trust issues with the social media?

Pakistanis consider local news channels more “trusted” source of information compared to their personal doctors, an Ipsos survey found. A whopping 69% of the...