COVID-19 Vaccine Procurement to be Reviewed by the Federal Cabinet Tomorrow

Where the vaccine for COVID is concerned and its procurement by Pakistan it is expected that at least two vaccines may be registered worldwide by the coming month. The National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Monday finalised its recommendations for the procurement of the vaccine against the deadly disease. The federal cabinet will review the recommendations presented tomorrow for...

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3PM Headline | 11-August-2020

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Beirut blast: Documents reveal Lebanon’s leaders warned PM about explosives in July

BEIRUT: A report by the General Directorate of Lebanese State Security has revealed that security officials had warned the prime minister and president last month that 2,750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate stored at the port posed a security risk with the potential to destroy the capital if it exploded. Just over two weeks later, the industrial chemicals exploded in a massive...

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Russia becomes world’s first country to develop coronavirus vaccine: Putin

MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that Russia has become the first country in the world to give regulatory approval to a COVID-19 vaccine after barely two months of human trials, a move hailed by Moscow as evidence of its scientific prowess. The development paves the way for the mass inoculation of the Russian population, even as the final...

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Pakistan confirm home tours for next season, says New Zealand Cricket

New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Tuesday announced that all of its home series during the upcoming season, including Pakistan's tour, have been confirmed by the pertinent cricket boards and will go ahead despite the Covid-19 pandemic. In addition to Pakistan's tour of New Zealand, Australia, Bangladesh and the West Indies have also confirmed their visits. NZC chief executive David White...

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12PM Bulletin | 11-August-2020

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National Minorities Day being observed today

National Minorities Day is being observed on Tuesday but many of the events to mark the occasion have been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic and recent rainfall. In a message on the day, President Dr Arif Alvi has stressed upon the nation to maintain the spirit of tolerance, social equality and brotherhood in the society by shunning all prejudices....

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SC orders removal of all billboards, hoardings in Karachi

KARACHI: The Supreme Court on Monday directed the city administration to immediately remove all billboards and hoardings from public spaces and properties. A three-judge SC bench headed by Chief Justice Gulzar Ahmed also ordered Karachi Commissioner Iftikhar Shallwani to examine the billboards installed at private properties and remove them if found to be dangerous for the public. The chief justice criticised...

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Lebanon’s government resigns over deadly Beirut port blast

In a brief televised speech on Monday, Prime Minister Hassan Diab said he was taking "a step back" so that he can stand with the Lebanese people "and fight the battle for change alongside them." "I declare today the resignation of this government. May God protect Lebanon,'' Diab announced. "Today we are heeding the people and their demands to hold...

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Post clash outside NAB office, Maryam says govt afraid of PML-N’s rising popularity

LAHORE: PML-N workers and police clashed outside the National Accountability Bureau's office Tuesday, ahead of party leader Maryam Nawaz's visit to the anti-graft body's office. After the clash that ensued for quite a while, the PML-N leader held a hard-hitting press conference later in the day, where she condemned the government and said that it was "scared of PML-N's rising...

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12PM Headline | 11-August-2020

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