Pakistan skips SAARC trade meeting on Covid-19
akistan skips virtual Saarc meet on overcoming Covid-19 impact on regional tradePakistan skips...
SAARC trade officials sans Pakistan meet to discuss pragmatic solutions
This was a follow up action of the announcement made by the Prime Min...
Pakistan's coronavirus cases rise to 4,072
The Ministry of National Health Services in its morning update said that 208 new coronavirus patie...
Coronavirus cases in Pakistan reach 1,865
The Ministry of Health Services in its update on dedicated website showed that the largest province of Punjab had maximum 652 patients. It is followed by Sindh with 627, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP) with 221, Balochistan 153, Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) 148, Islamabad 58 and Pakistan-occupied Kashmir 6 cases of Covid-19. The website reported 148 new patients in the last 24 hours.
Pakistan aiming to score narrow political goals by seeking COVID-19 initiatives under SAARC: Report
On Wednesday, Pakistan boycotted a video conference of trade officials of the SAARC countries to discuss ways to minimise the economic cost of the pandemic. Islamabad said such initiatives could only be effective if spearheaded by the group's secretariat instead of India.
India slams Pakistan for connecting Coronavirus to J&K lock-down
India slams Pakistan for connecting Coronavirus to J&K lock-down. Pak is politicising a humanitarian crisis.Details by TIMES NOW's Srinjoy C...
Coronavirus cases in Pakistan surge to 189
Provincial authorities confirmed five new cases of the novel coronavirus in Sindh, pushing the country's tally of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 189, Express Tribune said quotiing a source. The number of quarantined pilgrims in Taftan where over 9,000, who have returned from Iran and have been quarantined by Balochistan in a 'tent city', the report added.
More nationals in Pakistan jails than acknowledged: India
The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) informed the Lok Sabha last week that 337 Indian prisoners, including fishermen, were believed to be in Pakistan's custody. However, as per the lists exchanged between India and Pakistan on January 1, Pakistan acknowledged the custody of only 261 Indian prisoners.
No China link to local coronavirus cases: Pakistan
These statements were issued by senior Pakistan government officials. Pakistan, in return, received an eight-member medical expert team from China over the weekend to assist Islamabad to fight the Covid-19 pandemic.
Will participate in SAARC video conference on coronavirus: Pakistan on PM Modi's proposal
PM Modi reached out to the eight-member regional grouping yesterday and pitched for a video conference among the SAARC leaders to chalk out a strong strategy to combat coronavirus outbreak. Pakistan responded positively to Modi's proposal, saying it was ready to participate in the conference.
Pakistan's coronavirus tally rises to 34
A new confirmed case of the novel coronavirus surfaced early Sunday in Islamabad, bringing Pakistan's total number of cases to 34, according to a media report.
Pakistan's coronavirus cases sharply rise to 3,864; death toll at 54
The total number of coronavirus cases in Pakistan has sharply increased to 3,864 with more than 500 fresh infections while the death toll reached 54, the health officials said on Monday.
Pakistan PM's aide to participate in SAARC video conference on coronavirus
Prime Minister Modi reached out to the eight-member regional grouping on Friday and pitched for a video conference among the leaders of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) to chalk out a strong strategy to combat the virus outbreak. His suggestion was backed by all member states of SAARC.
Procedures simplified for West Pakistan Refugees to avail benefits in J&K
In a decision taken by the administrative council headed by Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandra Murmu, the requirement to submit succession certificates has been dispensed with for all WPRs to claim benefits under the package, in case the original WPR who is entitled for relief under the package has died, an official spokesman said.
Pakistan emulates ‘Chinese model’ of social distancing
However, videos of people violating the social distancing measures have gone viral, according to media reports in Pakistan. In this situation, the government is considering introducing stringent steps across the country, including the commercial hub of Karachi.
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