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Global coronavirus death toll crosses 1,136,335

WASHINGTON: The coronavirus has infected 41,486,432 people worldwide and killed 1,136,335. The number of healthy people from coronavirus has risen to 39,13,521 and there are 9,436,576 active cases. The United States is the world’s number one country infected with the

NCOC asks provinces to ensure strict compliance with SOPs

ISLAMABAD: The National Command and Operation Center has asked all the provinces to ensure strict implementation of standard operating procedures (SOPs) against Covid-19, warning of another lockdown if SOPs are continuously violated. The NCOC in a meeting on Wednesday warned that

Coronavirus claims three more lives in Sindh

KARACHI: The novel COVID-19 has claimed three more lives and infected at least 293 people during the past 24 hours in Sindh province. Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued on Wednesday said three more patients

Pakistan reports 660 coronavirus cases

ISLAMABAD: The coronavirus has killed 19 more people in Pakistan, taking the death toll to 6,692. According to the National Command and Operations Center, 660 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in the last 24 hours, bringing the total

Pakistan reports 625 coronavirus cases, 14 deaths

ISLAMABAD: The coronavirus has killed 14 more people in Pakistan and the total death toll has risen to 6,673. According to the National Command and Operations Center, 625 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in the last 24 hours,

Dr Sania Nishtar tests positive for COVID-19

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation Dr Sania Nishtar has tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Monday. On a social media website Twitter, Nishtar said, “I have tested positive for COVID 19

Sindh reports 286 COVID-19 cases, two deaths  

KARACHI: The novel COVID-19 has claimed two more lives and infected at least 286 people during the past 24 hours in Sindh province. Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued from CM House today said two

Italy imposes new restrictions to curb COVID-19

ROME: Italy has imposed new restrictions across the country in order to curb coronavirus. According to details, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said that the measures were needed to avoid a new lockdown. “We cannot waste time; we must put in

Pakistan reports less than 500 coronavirus cases, 5 deaths

ISLAMABAD: At least five more people have died in Pakistan due to the coronavirus, taking the death toll to 6,659. According to the National Command and Operations Center, 433 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in the last 24

Pakistan records highest number of COVID-19 deaths in single day

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has recorded 16 deaths due to COVID-19 on Sunday, raising the overall number of people passed away from the infection to 6,654 in the country. According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC),

Coronavirus death toll hits 1,114,633 worldwide

WASHINGTON: The global epidemic of coronavirus has infected 39,957,438 people in the world and 1,114,633 people have lost their lives. The number of coronavirus cases across the world has surged to 39,957,438. While the pandemic has so far claimed more

Another doctor dies of COVID-19 in Karachi

KARACHI: Senior health professional and Former Head of the ENT department at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) Dr Usman succumbed to the novel covid-19 on Saturday. JPMC Executive Director Dr Seemin Jamali said that Dr Usman had passed away today,

Coronavirus claims five more lives in Sindh

KARACHI: The novel COVID-19 has claimed five more lives and infected at least 239 people during the past 24 hours in Sindh province. Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Saturday said that 239 cases of COVID-19 detected in

Coronavirus death toll hits 1,19,130 worldwide

WASHINGTON: The coronavirus has infected 39,586,899 people worldwide and killed 1,19,130. The number of healthy people from coronavirus has risen to 29,658,564 and there are 88,19,205 active cases. The United States ranks first among countries infected with the coronavirus, with

17 people die of coronavirus in Pakistan in a day

ISLAMABAD: The coronavirus has killed 17 more people in Pakistan and brought the total death toll to 6,638. According to the National Command and Operations Center, 641 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in the last 24 hours and

Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 39 million

WASHINGTON: The coronavirus has infected 39,176,103 people worldwide and killed 1,102,946. The number of recovered people from coronavirus has reached 293,78,708 and there are 8,688,849 active cases. The United States ranks first among countries infected with the coronavirus, with 222,717

13 more people die of coronavirus in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: At least 755 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in Pakistan and the total number of infected people has reached 321,218. According to the latest figures released by the National Command and Operations Center, 13 more people were

Coronavirus death toll hits 1,096,881 worldwide

WASHINGTON: The coronavirus has infected 38,746,513 million people and killed 1,096,881 people worldwide. The number of recovered people from the coronavirus has risen to 29,123,542 and there are 8,523,446 active cases. The United States ranks first among countries infected with

Coronavirus: Punjab govt issues SOPs for public rallies

LAHORE: The Punjab Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department has issued Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for public rallies and other gatherings in the province. According to a notification issued by the department, the district administration has been directed to allow permission

Coronavirus death toll hits 1,090,811 worldwide

WASHINGTON: The coronavirus has killed 1,090,811 people worldwide and affected 38,361,289. The number of healthy people from coronavirus has reached 288,46,861 and there are 8,423,617 active cases. The United States ranks first among the countries infected with the coronavirus, with

Pakistan reports 615 new coronavirus cases, 14 deaths

ISLAMABAD: The coronavirus has claimed 14 more lives, taking the death toll to 6,601. According to the National Command and Operations Center, 615 new cases of coronavirus have been reported across the country and the total number has reached 320,463.

Balochistan CM Jam Kamal Khan tests positive for COVID-19

BALOCHISTAN: Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan has tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Tuesday. On a social media website Twitter, Kamal said, “My Covid Test has come positive.” The chief minister did not specify whether he was feeling

Sindh reports 222 coronavirus cases, six deaths

KARACHI: The novel COVID-19 has claimed six more lives and infected at least 222 people during the past 24 hours in Sindh province. Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah on Tuesday announced that as many as 222 fresh cases

Renowned footballer Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for COVID-19

LISBON: Portuguese renowned footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for COVID-19, Portugal’s Football Federation said in a statement on Tuesday. The 35-year-old Juventus striker will miss Wednesday’s UEFA Nations League game against Sweden but is “well, has no symptoms and

Govt committed to expand scope of Emergency Cash Program: Nishtar

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation, Dr. Sania Nishtar has said that federal government committed to expand the scope of Ehsaas Emergency Cash Program for poverty eradication across the country. While addressing as

Over 915 shops sealed for violating COVID-19 SOPs

PESHAWAR: District administration Peshawar has sealed more than 915 shops over violation of COVID-19 precautionary standard operation procedures (SOPs on Tuesday. According to a press statement, the officers of the district administration inspected various bazaars of Peshawar Cantonment and on

8 more people die of coronavirus in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: At least eight more people have lost their lives in Pakistan due to the coronavirus, taking the total death toll to 6,588. According to the National Command and Operations Center, 531 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in

Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 38 million

WASHINGTON: The coronavirus has killed 1,085,372 people worldwide and affected 38,040,063. The number of healthy people from coronavirus has risen to 28.598 million and there are 83.56 million active cases. The United States ranks first among the countries infected with

CM Murad urges people to observe strict compliance with SOPs

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has urged citizens to observe strict compliance of standard operating procedures (SOPs) as the coronavirus positivity rate has risen above four percent in Karachi in the last five days. Briefing National Coordination

Punjab reports 77 more COVID-19 cases

LAHORE: Punjab has reported 77 new cases of COVID-19 while one more patient died by the disease in the last 24 hours. According to a spokesperson of the Punjab Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department, the total number of COVID-19 cases