Chinese President Xi makes rare visit to meet coronavirus patients

BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping put on a face mask and tested his temperature on Monday as he visited health workers and patients infected by the dangerous coronavirus that has killed over 1000 people so far in China. Considering the

Parasite makes history by winning Oscar for best movie category

LOS ANGELES: South Korean social drama Parasite won the Oscar for best film and best director categories on Sunday, making history as the first non-English-language movie to win the highest award in the film industry. In a historic win that

Facebook makes efforts to secure website from child abuse

SAN FRANCISCO: On Thursday, over 100 child protection international organizations strongly urged Facebook to curtail plans for encryption of all its networks, to prevent child abuse on social media. Facebook is operating on extending end-to-end encryption across its messaging services including

CM Shah makes significant changes to Sindh cabinet

KARACHI: Chief Minister Sindh Syed Muad Ali Shah on Monday has reshuffled the Sindh cabinet, assigning certain ministers additional and new portfolios. According to a notification from the chief secretary, Saeed Ghani has been assigned the additional portfolio of the

Apple makes a big announcement after coronavirus infection

BEIJING: Apple on Saturday said it would shut down all of its web stores and corporate offices in mainland China before Feb 9, As concerns installed over the coronavirus infection, where death toll reached more than 304 by the virus.

President Arif Alvi makes surprise visit to NICH

KARACHI: On Monday, President Dr Arif Alvi pledged to discuss with Prime Minister Imran Khan the expansion project of the National Institute of Child Health (NICH) which, he said, was urgently needed while more such facilities were to be established

Ambani’s company makes record profit on customers strength

MUMBAI: Indian oil-to-telecommunications group Reliance Industries Ltd reported another quarterly record profit, as double-digit growth at its consumer-facing companies cushioned decline in its energy divisions. Revenue at its retail and telecommunications units jumped more than 25 percent each in the