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Dr Faisal Sultan, appointed, Special Assistant to PM, Health

Dr Faisal Sultan appointed as Special Assistant to PM on Health

08 August, 2020 5:07 pm 5:07 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The federal government has appointed Dr Faisal Sultan as Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Health. Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved the appointment. The portfolio of Dr Faial Sultan will be equal to a federal minister. Before this appointment, Dr Faisal Sultan was serving as Focal Person to PM on … Read More

COAS Qamar Bajwa, phones, Saudi crown prince, inquires, King Salman, health

COAS Qamar Bajwa phones Saudi crown prince, inquires after King Salman̵...

07 July, 2020 12:01 am 12:01 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday phoned Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and inquired after the health of King Salman. According to the ISPR, the COAS expressed good wishes for King Salman. They also exchanged views on matters of mutual interest. Saudi Arabia’s 84-year-old ruler King … Read More

New Zealand

New Zealand confirms two new cases ending coronavirus free run

06 June, 2020 10:48 am 10:48 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand said on Tuesday that it has two new cases of the coronavirus, both related to recent travel from the UK, ending a 24-day streak of no new infections in the country. The new infections are a set back to New Zealand, which lifted all social and economic restrictions except border … Read More

Iran, re-impose, restrictions, health, rules, not observed

Iran will re-impose restrictions if health rules not observed

06 June, 2020 6:36 pm 6:36 pm

TEHRAN (Reuters) – Iran will re-impose restrictions to stem a surge in coronavirus cases if health regulations are not observed, President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday. After gradually relaxing its lockdown since mid-April, Iran has seen a sharp rise of new daily infections in recent weeks. While compliance with health protocols was as high as … Read More

Punjab CM, Usman Buzdar, inquires after, health, BoP president

Punjab CM Usman Buzdar inquires after health of BoP president

05 May, 2020 12:25 pm 12:25 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar phoned Bank of Punjab President Zafar Masood to inquire after his health on Saturday. He expressed good wishes for him and prayed for his quick recovery. On Thursday, a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) aircraft with 99 people on board crashed one minute before landing near Jinnah … Read More

After rumours, health, North Korea state media, report, Kim Jong Un, appearance

After rumours about health, North Korea state media report Kim Jong Un appe...

05 May, 2020 8:31 am 8:31 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – After weeks of intense speculation about the health of Kim Jong Un, state news agency KCNA said on Saturday the North Korean leader attended the completion of a fertilisers plant north of Pyongyang, the first report of his appearance since April 11. KCNA said Kim cut a ribbon at the ceremony on … Read More

North Korean media silent on Kim’s whereabouts as speculation on heal...

04 April, 2020 8:45 am 8:45 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korean state media on Wednesday made no mention of new appearances by leader Kim Jong Un, a day after intense international speculation over his health was sparked by media reports he was gravely ill after a cardiovascular procedure. South Korean and Chinese officials and sources familiar with US intelligence have cast … Read More

Govt, key responsibility, protection, people’s life, health, Bilawal

Govt’s key responsibility is protection of people’s life, health: Bilaw...

03 March, 2020 6:44 pm 6:44 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that the key responsibility of the government is to protect the life and health of the people. In a video message on Tuesday, he urged the people to cooperate with the Sindh government and stay at their homes. “More deaths are likely to occur … Read More

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Google asks users about symptoms to forecast spread of coronavirus

03 March, 2020 8:35 am 8:35 am

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) –  Google said  that over the last three days it had surveyed some users about their health at the request of Carnegie Mellon University researchers aiming to forecast the spread of coronavirus infections. Google’s Opinion Rewards app, which exchanges responses to surveys from Google and its clients for app store credit, queried … Read More


KP cabinet decides to close all educational institutions across province

03 March, 2020 3:16 pm 3:16 pm

PESHAWAR (92 News) – The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) cabinet on Friday has decided to close all the public and private educational institutions across the province over Coronavirus fears. The decision was taken during a cabinet session chaired by KP Chief Minister (CM) Mahmood Khan. The participants have also decided to ban official ceremonies and meeting … Read More

China SHANGHAI Chinese official pneumonia health

China confirms person-to-person spread of new virus as fourth death reporte...

01 January, 2020 8:56 am 8:56 am

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The Chinese official investigating a pneumonia outbreak stemming from a new coronavirus said the disease can spread from person to person but can be halted with increased vigilance, as authorities on Tuesday confirmed a fourth death. Zhong Nanshan said there was no danger of a repeat of the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome … Read More

Muzaffarabad health CMH Combined Military Hospital PM Imran Khan

PM visits Muzaffarabad, inquires after health of injured at CMH

01 January, 2020 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan visited Muzaffarabad on Wednesday and inquired after health of injured persons at Combined Military Hospital (CMH). During his visit, the prime minister reviewed the latest situation after snow-slide incident in Neelum Valley. He paid a visit to CMH and inquired about the health of those injured … Read More

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PM reviews KP’s merged areas’ development projects

01 January, 2020 7:13 pm 7:13 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan chaired a review meeting on the issues related to energy, higher education, health, and development projects of merged areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) on Monday. During the meeting, the prime minister said that the development of merged areas of KP and bringing them at par with … Read More

Afghanistan, former president, Hamid Karzai, Nawaz Sharif, health

Afghanistan former president Hamid Karzai inquires after Nawaz Sharif’s h...

01 January, 2020 6:23 pm 6:23 pm

LONDON (92 News) – Afghanistan former president Hamid Karzai inquired after the health of former premier Nawaz Sharif, who is on a four-week bail, at Park Lane Flats on Saturday. Afghanistan Ambassador to UK Tayyab Jawad was also accompanied him. The meeting continued for some time. On January 4, the medical board appointed by the … Read More

air pollution, health, death, disease, costs,

Air pollution cuts lead quickly to large health benefits

12 December, 2019 9:16 am 9:16 am

CHICAGO (Reuters ) – Reducing air pollution at its source can substantially improve health within a few weeks, and the savings from reduced death and disease exceed the costs, according to a review of existing research. The authors looked at evidence of reduced deaths and disability from heart and respiratory disease and other illnesses at … Read More