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Imran welcomes millions of students back to school: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday said it was the priority of his government and the nation's collective responsibility to ensure that every child can go to school safely as educational institutes across the country will reopen on...
B'desh to export 1,450 tonnes hilsa to India for Durga Puja: As a gesture of goodwill, the Bangladesh government has approved the export of 1,450 tonnes of hilsa fish to India on the occasion of Durga Puja. Bangladeshi hilsa is considered as a delicacy in India's West Bengal,...
Global COVID-19 cases top 14.4mn: Johns Hopkins: The overall number of global COVID-19 cases has increased to over 14.4 million, while the deaths have topped to more than 605,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University. As of Monday morning, the total number of cases stood at 14,448,751, while...
Uncertainty is rife over US economy but there is hope: 2020 feels like it’s been going on for a decade or so, but in reality, it’s only half over. Global financial markets have been experiencing major ups and downs in recent months, but while the word “crisis” lingers...
Pak's 1st female Sikh journo nominated for UK award: Pakistans first Sikh female journalist, Manmeet Kaur, has been nominated for a prestigious award in the UK, the media reported. Manmeet Kaur, 25, has been selected as one of the 100 most influential Sikh personalities under 30 years of age around...
Trump says US reopening, 'vaccine or no vaccine': US President Donald Trump says the US will reopen, "vaccine or no vaccine", as he announced an objective to deliver a coronavirus vaccine by year end. He likened the vaccine project, dubbed "Operation Warp Speed", to the World War Two effort to...
New single-day deaths from COVID-19 continue to drop in France: France had registered 96 new deaths from COVID-19 over the past 24 hours, fewer than the previous two 24-hour periods, while the balance of the coronavirus-related hospitalization remains negative, France's Health Ministry said. According to the ministry, the 96 new...
Canada approves first clinical trial for potential COVID-19 vaccine: The first Canadian clinical trial for a potential COVID-19 vaccine has been officially approved, according to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. At his press conference in Ottawa on Saturday, Trudeau said the Canadian Center for Vaccinology at Dalhousie University has been...
COVID-19 effect: Taylor Swift pushes all 2020 concerts to next year: Singer Taylor Swift is pushing all her scheduled shows of this year to 2021. "I'm so sad I won't be able to see you guys in concert this year, but I know this is the right decision," Taylor said...
Sydney Welcomes Women’s T20 World Cup Cricket: Players and fans take part in an afternoon of festivities in the lead up to the Opening Ceremony and game on Friday The Australian and Indian women’s national cricket teams were officially welcomed to Sydney, NSW today at the iconic Sydney...