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259 passengers tested positive for coronavirus coming from abroad

LAHORE: A total of 259 passengers have tested positive for coronavirus out of 3,554 Pakistanis who came back to Punjab by 22 special flights

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Coronavirus outbreak is lower than feared: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said the current mortality rate in the country from coronavirus outbreak is ‘lower than

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International Covid-19 devestation

Turkey’s official death toll from the novel coronavirus rose to 3,081, the health minister announced. In a tweet, Fahrettin Koca said 89 more deaths

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Oxford University Scientists to develop vaccine for coronavirus

ISLAMABAD: Scientists at Oxford University are racing to develop a vaccine for the coronavirus well ahead of the standard medical timeline.

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515 coronavirus patients recovered in KP

PESHAWAR: Around 515 coronavirus patients in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa were sent home on Tuesday after they made a recovery from the disease,

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Coronavirus tests for ppl arriving in USA: Trump

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump said Tuesday he is considering ordering coronavirus tests for people arriving in the United States on

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Wear face mask or sweep streets: Madagascar police

ANTANANARIVO: Madagascar police forced citizens caught outside without a coronavirus face mask to sweep pavements on Monday,

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Sindh cabinet approved COVID-19 Emergency Relief Ordinance

KARACHI: The Sindh cabinet has approved the provincial government’s COVID-19 Emergency Relief Ordinance, 2020. Briefing the journalists

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71 new cases in a day in KP

PESHAWAR: With five more deaths of Covid-19 patients, four in Peshawar and one in Swat, the number of fatalities increased to 98 in Khyber

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Dr Javaid laid to rest

PESHAWER: Dr Javaid, 51, fell critically ill on April 10 and was shifted to the ICU where he was put on a ventilator. His colleagues fought valiantly

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Pompeo urged to avoid scapegoating Muslims during Ramazan

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo urged the international community on Thursday to avoid scapegoating Muslims during

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Pakistan launched $595 million funding appeal with UN

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday launched a $595 million funding appeal, in collaboration with the United Nations and its partner organisations,

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China to donate $30 million to WHO after USA refusal

CHINA: China announced Thursday it will donate another $30 million to the World Health Organization to help in the global fight against the

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Imran Khan tested neagtive for Covid-19

ISLAMABAD: The Special Assistant to PM on Information and Broadcasting, Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan, said Wednesday that the Prime Minister

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Sindh Govt testing GB students studying in Karachi

KARACHI: The Sindh government said on Tuesday it had started the COVID-19 testing of the Gilgit-Baltistan students studying in Karachi and

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Public awareness,best tools to cope coronavirus: Asad Umer

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning, Development, Reforms and Special Initiatives Asad Umar Sunday said creating awareness among the people

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Antiviral drug remdesivir proven effective against Covid-19: US scientists

WASHINGTON: The experimental antiviral drug remdesivir has proven effective against Covid-19 in a small experiment involving monkeys, US

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940 passangers from French airline tested positive for COVID-19

FRANCE: Some 940 of the 2,300-strong crew aboard the Charles De Gaulle aircraft carrier group have tested positive for COVID-19, the French

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PIA scheduled 23 special flights to repatriate stranded Pakistanis

RAWALPINDI: The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has scheduled 23 special flights to repatriate stranded Pakistanis from the UK, China,

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Sindh coronavirus cases increased

KARACHI: In his message to the people of the province and overseas Pakistanis, the chief minister said on Friday that 209 new cases of