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All out efforts must remain focused on controlling coronavirus spread: PM

06 June, 2020 11:31 pm 11:31 pm

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – Prime Minister Imran Khan visited National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) for COVID-19 in Islamabad today (Thursday). Army Chief was also present at the occasion. Apart from federal ministers, Prime Minister AJ &K, Chief Minister Punjab, Chief Minister Sindh, Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Chief Minister Balochistan and Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan … Read More


PM Imran Khan, orders, maximum, relief, masses

Only solution to stop spread of coronavirus is smart lockdown, says PM Imra...

06 June, 2020 11:25 am 11:25 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the only solution to stop the spread of Corona is smart lockdown. A complete lockdown will affect the poor. world has discovered is smart lockdown which allows for economic activity with SOPs. We are amongst pioneers of this approach.I appeal to civil society, media, … Read More


Sindh govt, Centre, responsible, spread, coronavirus

Sindh govt holds Centre responsible for spread of coronavirus

05 May, 2020 7:41 pm 7:41 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The Sindh government on Saturday held the Centre responsible for the spread of coronavirus. Talking to the media, Sindh Minister for Information Nasir Hussain Shah said that the federal government had made spots for the spread of coronavirus. He said that the opponents are saying unrealistic words. “The federal government’s attitude … Read More


WHO coronavirus coronavirus lockdowns lifting spread gradual infections resurgance

WHO warns lifting of coronavirus lockdowns must be gradual

04 April, 2020 8:52 am 8:52 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – The World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Tuesday that any lifting of lockdowns to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus must be gradual, and if restrictions were to be relaxed too soon, there would be a resurgence of infections. Lockdown measures have proved effective, and people must be ready for a … Read More


Prayers, allowed, mosques, six-foot, distance, people

Conditional permission granted to offer Taraweeh in mosques

04 April, 2020 1:49 pm 1:49 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – President Dr Arif Alvi said that they will have to take step to stop the spread of coronavirus during Ramazanul Mubarik. In a consultative meeting with Ulema through the video link on Saturday, he said that the objective of the meeting is to create national harmony. “The people can offer Taraweeh … Read More


12, union councils, sealed, East Karachi, spread, coronavirus

11 union councils sealed in East Karachi to contain spread of coronavirus

04 April, 2020 5:55 pm 5:55 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – As many as 11 union councils were sealed in East Karachi to control the spread of coronavirus on Saturday. The union councils have been sealed on the orders of East Karachi deputy commissioner. A heavy contingent of the Rangers and police sealed different areas. The sealed UCs include UC 6 Gillani … Read More


Judges, training, courses, suspended, amid, fears, coronavirus, spread

Judges training courses suspended due to fear of coronavirus spread

03 March, 2020 2:49 pm 2:49 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Under instructions from Lahore High Court Chief Justice Muhammad Qasim Khan, the judges training courses going on at Punjab Judicial Academy have been suspended till further orders. Moreover, training workshops of special court judges and court employees have also been stopped temporarily. On the other hand, training courses of additional sessions … Read More


COVID-19: Balochistan announces complete lockdown until April 7

03 March, 2020 10:58 am 10:58 am

QUETTA (92 News) – A complete lockdown will be imposed in Balochistan from 12:00noon today (Tuesday) till April 7 to tackle the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) across province. This was officially notified in Quetta last night. The decision was made to Control the spread of corona virus in the province. The decision was taken after … Read More


World, closes, borders, restricts, travel, contain, coronavirus, spread

World closes borders, restricts travel to contain coronavirus spread

03 March, 2020 5:41 pm 5:41 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Countries around the world on Saturday continued to close borders, impose strict entry and quarantine requirements and restrict large gatherings in efforts to contain the spread of the new coronavirus. Apple Inc (AAPL.O) said it will close all its retail stores worldwide, outside Greater China, until March 27. Apple reopened all … Read More


Border, Afghanistan, Iran, completely, sealed, stop, coronavirus, spread

Border with Afghanistan, Iran completely sealed to stop coronavirus spread

03 March, 2020 3:44 pm 3:44 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Following the decisions made by the National Security Committee (NSC), the government has completely sealed the border with Afghanistan and Iran to control the spread of coronavirus. A relief camp has been established for passengers at Pak-Afghan border. Hundreds of devotees, including women and children, have been shifted to Labour Colony … Read More


Four die, collapsed, China quarantine site, virus, spread, slows, ex-Wuhan

Four die at collapsed China quarantine site; virus spread slows ex-Wuhan

03 March, 2020 10:34 am 10:34 am

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) – Four people have died in the collapse of a hotel in the Chinese city of Quanzhou, the Ministry of Emergency Management said on Sunday, after state media said the place was being used to quarantine individuals under observation for the coronavirus. The hotel began to collapse on Saturday evening. As of 10:30 … Read More


Saudi govt, closes, Masjid al-Haram, fear, coronavirus, spread

Saudi govt closes Masjid al-Haram due to fear of coronavirus spread

03 March, 2020 9:16 pm 9:16 pm

RIYADH (92 News) – The Saudi government closed Masjid al-Haram due to fear of the spread of coronavirus on Thursday. The courtyard adjacent to Khana Ka’aba was got vacated from pilgrims and closed. As a result, ‘tawaaf’ stopped in the ‘mutaaf’. Sources said that Masjid al-Haram had been closed for spray. Ulema have strongly criticized … Read More


PM, Balochistan CM, discuss, spread, coronavirus, Iran

PM, Balochistan CM discuss spread of coronavirus in Iran

02 February, 2020 8:28 pm 8:28 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan phoned Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal to discuss the spread of coronavirus in Iran. The Balochistan chief minister told the prime minister that emergency had been imposed in the districts adjacent to Iran after the death of people due to coronavirus. “I am supervising the protective measures … Read More


WHO spread virus coronavirus

WHO says closing borders could accelerate spread of coronavirus

01 January, 2020 8:52 pm 8:52 pm

GENEVA (AFP) – The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday warned that closing off borders could accelerate the speed of the deadly coronavirus from China, and might prove to be ineffective in curbing the transmission of the disease. If you close official border crossings, you can “lose track of people and cannot monitor (their movement) … Read More


Student, protests, India, citizenship, law, spread, clashes, campuses

Student protests against India’s citizenship law spread after clashes...

12 December, 2019 12:04 pm 12:04 pm

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Protests over a new citizenship law based on religion spread to student campuses across India on Monday as critics said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government was pushing a partisan agenda in conflict with India’s founding as a secular republic. Anger with Modi’s Hindu nationalist government was further fuelled by allegations of … Read More