India’s coronavirus situation

The coronavirus situation in our neigbouring country has turned rather severe. India is in the grip of a rampaging wave of the pandemic with one death every four minutes. The country has been witnessing the global record for COVID-19 cases

77% Pakistanis believe country headed in wrong direction: Survey

ISLAMABAD: A new survey has revealed that  77% of Pakistanis think that the country is headed in the wrong direction. This amounts to four out of every five citizens. This is according to a survey by research company IPSOS Pakistan

Karachi’s Korangi Causeway road closed for traffic

KARACHI: The Korangi Causeway Road was closed for vehicular traffic on Saturday morning after flooding in Malir River. Traffic police closed both tracks for traffic to avoid any untoward incident due to the water flow. The traffic is being diverted

Govt to review lockdown restrictions after Eid: Zafar Mirza

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant on Health Dr Zafar Mirza has said the government will evaluate the prevailing situation immediately after Eid and can review its decision regarding relaxation in lockdown if the situation gets worse. In a media briefing, the special

Biopic on iconic singer Whitney Houston is in the works

LOS ANGELES: A feature film on the iconic American singer and actress Whitney Houston’s life is in the works after the screenwriter of the award-winning film ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ signed up. The biopic is being spearheaded by the Whitney Houston Estate,

Will ensure safety of Pakistani students in Wuhan: MoFA

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistani government is observing the situation in China and is in close contact with the relevant officials to ensure the safety of Pakistani students in Wuhan despite coronavirus infection that has killed 170 people, the Foreign Office said

Federal cabinet discusses economic, political situation

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will launch a comprehensive programme worth six billion rupees to provide essential edible items on subsidised rates to deserving people. Briefing media about decisions taken in the cabinet meeting, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on