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  • Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar chaired a video conference here on Saturday to review the situation and consider proposals relating to the management of supply chains of essential commodities during the partial or complete lockdown in place in various parts of ...

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  • Pakistan army troops have been deployed across the country, assisting federal and provincial administrations in ensuring enforcement measures for containment of COVID-19 with focus on public safety. All points of entries( POE) were being manned and monitored, establishment of joint Check posts and ...

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  • Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on National Security Division (SAPM) Moeed Yusuf Saturday said the National Coordination Committee (NCC) had decided to close Eastern and Western borders both for trade and passenger traffic for two more weeks. Addressing a press conference along with ...

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  • Special Assistant to Prime Minister on National Health Services, Dr Zafar Mirza on Saturday said that the coronavirus caseload in Pakistan neared 1500 with only 0.78 death ratio from the disease. In a televised daily briefing on COVID-19, Dr Mirza said that total 14 deaths had been reported from ...

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  • Chairman National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) Lieutenant General Muhammad Afzal Saturday said the authority along with National Institute of Health (NIH) were working collectively to increase the existing number of coronavirus testing labs in the country from 14 to 50 in the next 15-20 ...

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  • Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development Sayed Zulfikar Abbas Bukhari Saturday said he would take a legal action against PML-N leader Khwaja Asif for levelling a false accusation that he was involved in allowing pilgrims to go to their homes ...

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  • US President Donald Trump has said quarantining New York, which has emerged as the nation’s epicentre for the coronavirus, “will not be necessary”, after the state’s governor said doing so would be “preposterous”. In a tweet, Trump said the latest decision was ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                  -            Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development Sayed Zulfikar Abbas ...

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  • ISLAMABAD,           -              Amid lock down situation due to Coronavirus pandemic, Minister for States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) Shehryar Khan Afridi has stepped up efforts to provide food and ration supplies to Afghan refugees ...

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  • ISLAMABAD             -                   Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser Saturday said the whole nation including parliamentarians, religious ...

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  • LAHORE             -           President Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) Shehbaz Sharif has thanked the Chinese leadership for sending medical equipments to Pakistan for combating coronavirus.In separate letters wrote to President of ...

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  • rawalpindi                 -                 On special directives of Punjab Minister for Information and Culture Fayyaz-ul-Hassan Chohan, ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                -              The Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) police have launched an awareness drive to sensitise the capital’s dwellers ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                -                Koral police on Saturday arrested seven persons for their alleged involvement in attacking a shop with an intention to kill its owner and also recovered weapons from ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                  -                 Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) has collected random samples of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-President Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI), Muhammad Ahmed Waheed on Saturday urged the government to strengthen the exchange rates for supporting the business environment and economic growth in the country. While talking to APP here, he expressed dissatisfaction over ...

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  • PESHAWAR-Owners and dealers of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) here demanded of the government and Prime Minister Imran Khan to announce special financial relief package as the CNG sector is adversely affected due to outbreak of coronavirus. This demand was made during a meeting with Sarhad Chamber of ...

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  • Legal row as A-League club sidelines players after shutdown PERTH - Australia’s footballers’ union Saturday threatened legal action against A-League club Perth Glory after players were stood down without pay as the coronavirus shutdown takes its toll. Despite holding out to be one of ...

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  • Earthquake tremors jolted Islamabad and adjoining areas on Saturday afternoon. According to the initial reports, the intensity of the tremors was recorded 4.7 on the Richter scale. According to the National Seismic Monitoring Centre, the epic-center of the earthquake was Tajikistan Afghanistan ...

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  • The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday announced its No-Objection Certificate (NOC) policy for centrally and domestically contracted players. The policy would be reviewed and approved by the Board of Governors during the 57th meeting, subject to minor changes. According to the policy, all ...

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  • Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry on Saturday said this is a crucial moment for the nation as corona virus is a contagious pandemic so the opposition should also extend its political, moral, and financial support to help masses in curbing the virus. Talking to a private ...

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  • Punjab Health Minister Dr. Yasmin Rashid said on Saturday the government has decided to establish four new labs to enhance the capacity of already functioning laboratories by providing more diagnostic kits for corona detection. Talking to a private news channel she said the country’s medical ...

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  • CHITRAL                -                The Tehsil Municipal Administration and Rescue-1122 jointly started anti-virus spray at the public places across ...

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  • ISLAMABAD         -               Four members of a family including three children were killed as a roof of a house collapsed in Pakpattan  on Friday morning. According to rescue sources ...

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  • MIANWALI                   -             Commissioner Sargodha division Dr. Farah Masood has visited DHQ and Rural health centers and reviewed the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                   -               UNHCR, the UN refugee agency, is dispatching core relief items in support of the government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The relief items include medical ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                -                 Art group ‘Theatre Wallay’ has decided to continue their acting classes online in the wake of coronavirus outbreak and measures to adopt social distancing to curb ...

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  • ISLAMABAD- Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) has planned to add 13 million acre feet (MAF) to water storage by 2030. Sources told APP here that under short term, five MAF would be added to the water storage by 2025 while another eight MAF water by 2030. Similarly, under long term, ...

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  • The United States now has the most known coronavirus cases of any country in the world, overtaking Italy and China, with more than 84,000 infections and over 1,200 deaths, according to data from Johns Hopkins University, a research institution based in Baltimore. People have died in 42 out of the ...

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  • World Congress of Overseas Pakistanis (WCOP) United Kingdom (WCOP) has appreciated the steps and measures taken by the government of Pakistan, under the leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan to limit and beat the Coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic from the country. In a statement on Thursday, the ...

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