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48 doctors resign over inadequacy of safety gear to protect them from coronavirus in...

Pakistan on Sunday suffered a setback in fight against COVID-19 as 48 doctors working in the teaching hospitals of Punjab province resigned, citing non-provision...

Covid-19 death toll in Bangladesh crosses 2,000

Fifty-five people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana, additional director general (administration) of DGHS, said during a...

2 injured as trains collide in Pakistan’s Punjab province

Two persons were injured when two trains collided in Pakistan's Punjab province on Saturday, according to a media report. A passenger train -- Shalimar Express...

Show-cause notices sent to 30 more Pakistan pilots

Show-cause notices were issued to 30 more Pakistani pilots with ''dubious licences'' after completion of an inquiry as the government sped up scrutiny process...

Bangladesh shuts jute mills, lays off 25,000 workers

Bangladesh has shut its loss-making jute mills and laid off 25,000 employees, saying the state-owned plants could not compete with the private sector. Jute, a...

Pakistan Foreign Minister Qureshi tests positive for COVID-19

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Friday announced that he has tested positive for the coronavirus disease and quarantined himself, becoming the latest...

Pakistan’s coronavirus tally crosses 2.21 lakh-mark, recovered cases surpass active cases in a first

Pakistan on Friday reported that 113,623 persons have recovered from the deadly coronavirus, surpassing the number of active COVID-19 infections in the country for the...

Four in Daniel Pearl case to remain jailed in Pakistan for now

Pakistani authorities renewed the detention orders on Thursday for four men whose convictions in the kidnapping and killing of US journalist Daniel Pearl had...

Pakistan’s COVID-19 tally reaches 2,17,809

Pakistan reported 4,339 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, taking the tally to 2,17,809, the health ministry said on Thursday. The country also...

Separatists say stock exchange attack targeted China, Pakistan

Separatists from Pakistan’s Balochistan province attacked the national stock exchange in Karachi on Monday (29), killing four people in a brazen daylight assault the...