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Pakistan, COVID-19, coronavirus, vaccine, Pakistan covid vaccine

Pakistan pursuing manufacturers to get the Covid vaccine soon

As the Covid-19 situation is deteriorating across the country, the government is negotiating with leading vaccine manufacturers across the globe to procure it at the...

Pfizer vaccine, Pakistan, coronavirus, COVID-19

‘90% effective Pfizer vaccine’ is not suitable for Pakistan: scientist

Chairman of Prime Minister’s Taskforce on Science and Technology Dr Atta ur Rehman on Nov 10 remarked that the Pfizer vaccine, being celebrated worldwide, is not...

WHO, coronavirus, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

World may be tired, but virus ‘not tired of us’: WHO chief

Story by AFP The World Health Organization’s chief called Monday on everyone to keep fighting Covid-19, warning that while we may be sick of battling the pandemic, the...

Coronavirus, lockdowns, Europe, air quality, plastic use, Europe lockdown

Coronavirus lockdowns in Europe improved air quality but led to increased plastic use

Story by AFP The coronavirus lockdowns across Europe did cut down air pollution due to less carbon emission, however, it did lead to an increase in the use of plastic....

ADB, Pakistan, Covid-19, coronavirus

ADB, Pakistan sign $2m grant agreement to combat Covid-19

Pakistan and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed on Tuesday (Nov 3) a $2 million grant agreement to strengthen the country’s efforts to combat the coronavirus...

Pakistan, CAA, SOPs, coronavirus, COVID-19, Pakistan travel rules

Pakistan issues new rules for passengers travelling to Pakistan

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has made an amendment to the standard operating procedures (SOPs) for international passengers travelling to Pakistan. The CAA said...

Nadia Mirza, dress, TV anchor, live show

Social media user shames anchor Nadia Mirza over her ‘revealing dress’ during live show

A man on the social media targeted the TV anchor, Nadia Mirza, for her dress, which according to the man, was against the modesty of veil. Man, named Muhammad Asim...

Punjab, coronavirus, COVID-19

Over 800 areas in Punjab sealed after sudden spike in coronavirus cases

A micro smart lockdown has been imposed in over 830 neighbourhoods of Punjab after coronavirus cases spiked. According to the government, a total of 1,416 COVID-19 cases...

Pakistan, coronavirus, COVID-19

New coronavirus rules issued for wedding halls, markets in Pakistan

Markets, shopping malls and wedding halls across Pakistan will be closed by 10pm and wearing masks has been made mandatory from tomorrow (Thursday). The NCOC issued a...

Dubai, Pakistan, travelers, coronavirus, COVID-19

Dubai issues new travel advisory for Pakistanis

Dubai authorities have issued a new travel advisory for Pakistani travelers and some of the travelers may have to face problems in its wake. The instruction reads that...