Collective efforts must for COVID-19, climatic issues redressal: Ambassador Kaminara
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Collective efforts must for COVID-19, climatic issues redressal: Ambassador Kaminara

By Shabbir Hussain ISLAMABAD, Sunday, October 25, 2020 (WNP/DL): European Union (EU) Ambassador to Pakistan Androulla Kaminara Sunday said collective efforts were required to address the international issues particularly COVID-19 and climate change. She said while talking to this scribe, the United Nations (UN) was the only platform to response the global issues accordingly. Since […]

WHO chief lauds Pakistan for suppressing Covid-19 while keeping economy afloat
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WHO chief lauds Pakistan for suppressing Covid-19 while keeping economy afloat

GENEVA, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 (AFP/WNP/DL): World Health Organisation (WHO) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has once again praised Pakistan’s response to the coronavirus, saying the country managed to fight the pandemic while allowing its economy to pick up as the country stabilises. In an op-ed in the British online newspaper The Independent, Tedros noted that Pakistan had deployed the […]

EU ensures basic healthcare services for Sindhi, Balochi women, newborns amid pandemic- Androulla
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EU ensures basic healthcare services for Sindhi, Balochi women, newborns amid pandemic: Androulla

By Shabbir Hussain ISLAMABAD, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 (WNP/DL): European Union (EU) Ambassador to Pakistan Androulla Kaminara Tuesday said the EU had mobilized five million Euro for UNICEF (United Nations Children’s Fund) to ensure availability of basic healthcare services for women and children in Sindh and Balochistan in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Talking to […]

Sindh govt handed over 50,000 PPE kits, 40,000 surgical masks
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Sindh govt handed over 50,000 PPE kits, 40,000 surgical masks

By Shabbir Hussain KARACHI, Wednesday, August 26, 2020 (WNP/DL): The donor-funded TVET Sector Support Programme Wednesday handed over 50,000 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) kits and 40,000 surgical masks to the government of Sindh in a small ceremony held at the training institute of ‘Charter for Compassion’. The items were produced under a special initiative of […]

Afridi for humanitarian corridor for Covid-19 victims in IIOJK
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شہریار آفریدی نے بھارتی مقبوضہ کشمیر میں کوویڈ 19 متاثرین کے لئے انسانی ہمدردی کی راہداری بنانے کا مطالبہ کردیا

اسلام آباد – پارلیمانی کمیٹی برائے کشمیر کے شہریار خان آفریدی نے بدھ کے روز بھارتی غیر قانونی مقبوضہ کشمیر میں بننے والے انسانی بحران کے خلاف دنیا کو متنبہ کرتے ہوئے عالمی برادری سے مطالبہ کیا ہے کہ وہ فوری طور پر کشمیر میں محصور COVID-19 متاثرین کے لئے ایک انسانی ہمدردی کی راہداری […]

Afridi for humanitarian corridor for Covid-19 victims in IIOJK
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Afridi for humanitarian corridor for Covid-19 victims in IIOJK

ISLAMABAD, Wednesday, August 19, 2020 (WNP/DL): Chairman of Parliamentary Committee for Kashmir Shehryar Khan Afridi on Wednesday warned the world against a humanitarian crisis brewing in Indian Illegally Occupied Kashmir (IIOJK). He called upon the international community to immediately start working to create a humanitarian corridor for besieged COVID-19 victims in Kashmir. Chairman Kashmir Committee […]

Russia produces first batch of Covid-19 vaccine
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Russia produces first batch of Covid-19 vaccine

MOSCOW, Saturday, August 15, 2020 (Reuters/AFP/WNP/DL): Russia has produced the first batch of its new vaccine for Covid-19, the Interfax news agency quoted the health ministry as saying on Saturday, hours after the ministry reported the start of manufacturing. Some scientists said they fear that with this fast regulatory approval, Moscow may be putting national prestige before […]

China to supply potential coronavirus vaccine to Pakistan: WSJ report
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China to supply potential coronavirus vaccine to Pakistan: WSJ report

ISLAMABAD, Thursday, August 13, 2020 (Reuters/WNP/DL): China will supply a coronavirus vaccine candidate developed by a unit of the China National Pharmaceutical Group (Sinopharm) to Pakistan as part of a trial agreement, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. State-owned Sinopharm is set to work with the University of Karachi on vaccine trials, according to the WSJ report, which […]

At least 15 dead as Indian Covid repatriation flight crashes on landing
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At least 15 dead as Indian Covid repatriation flight crashes on landing

KERALA, Friday, August 07, 2020 (Reuters/WNP/DL): At least 15 people were killed and dozens injured when an Air India Express passenger plane overshot the runway and broke into two after landing in the southern city of Calicut in heavy rain on Friday, officials said. The Boeing-737 flight from Dubai was flying home Indians stranded overseas […]

Amitabh Bachchan recovers from coronavirus
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Amitabh Bachchan recovers from coronavirus

MUMBAI, Sunday, August 02, 2020 (AP/WNP/DL): Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan was discharged from a Mumbai hospital on Sunday after undergoing three weeks of treatment for the coronavirus. His actor son, Abhishek Bachchan, who is still in the Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital with the virus, said in a tweet that his father has tested negative and […]

Kuwait aviation bans flights to 31 'high risk' countries, including Pakistan
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Kuwait aviation bans flights to 31 ‘high risk’ countries, including Pakistan

KUWAIT, Saturday, August 01, 2020 (Reuters/ WNP/DL): Kuwait has banned commercial flights to 31 countries, including Pakistan, regarded as ‘high risk’ due to the spread of the coronavirus, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation said on Saturday. The ban will remain in place until further notice. Apart from Pakistan, the countries include India, Egypt, the […]