Bernies Sanders pulls out of US democrat presidential race

US Senator Bernie Sanders has suspended his presidential campaign, his team said Wednesday, clearing the way for rival Joe Biden to become the Democratic nominee to challenge Republican incumbent Donald Trump in November. Sanders, a 78-year-old leftist who challenged Hillary Clinton for the nomination in 2016, was holding a staff conference call on Wednesday when he "announced that he is...

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Dubai suspends marriage and divorce during virus lockdown

Coronavirus lockdowns may make or break relationships, but in Dubai marriages and divorces have been suspended “until further notice” to avoid gatherings that could spread the disease. Dubai´s justice department said Wednesday that the decision was among the “measures to prevent the spread of the pandemic” rolled out in the emirate which is under a strict lockdown. Justice Khaled al-Hawsni...

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Sindh govt restricts religious festivals across province during Shab e Baraat

KARACHI: The Karachi administration ordered the closure of main thoroughfares in the city on Wednesday to prevent people from congregating at cemeteries on the eve of Shab-e-Barat as a precautionary measure to limit the spread of the deadly COVID-19 pandemic. Several major roads including Liaquatabad  No 10, Nazimabad, Golimar, Shahra-e-Pakistan, Hassan Square, Highway Pakistan, MA Jinnah Road, Shahra-e-Faisal, Saddar and other link roads leading...

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Govt has decided to open construction industry in the country from April 14: PM Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the government will start providing funds to deserving families from tomorrow (April 9) under the Ehsaas Cash Disbursement Programme. He added the money will be directly transferred to people in 17,000 areas in the country. Briefing the nation on coronavirus situation in Islamabad on Wednesday, Imran said that more than 12 million...

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Saqlain Mushtaq gets a makeover from his daughter in quarantine

Every now and then we see some adorable girl dads on social media and it makes our hearts melt. It's especially cute when supposedly 'macho' sportsmen share a special bond with their daughters, just like Saqlain Mushtaq did! The cricketer decided to share the latest makeover he received from his daughter and not only is it adorable, we have to...

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Pakistani celebs are sewing protective suits for medical personnel from home

Pakistan's fashion industry has taken some great initiatives to help out medical professionals during this global pandemic. Designers like Asim Jofa, Maheen Khan and Deepak Perwani are using their resources to create protective gear for those on the frontlines of fighting the coronavirus. And now they have some help from our favourite stars. That's right, our celebs are getting extra...

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US reports nearly 2,000 coronavirus deaths in record single-day jump

The state of New York overtook Italy on Tuesday, reporting 138,836 cases of the novel coronavirus, according to a Reuters tally. Even as medical teams struggled to save an onslaught of gravely ill coronavirus patients and deaths hit new highs, the number of COVID-19 hospitalisations seemed to be levelling off in New York state, the US epicentre of the pandemic, Governor Andrew...

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NCC meets to discuss extension of lockdown across country, coronavirus relief efforts

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan is chairing a meeting of the National Coordination Committee (NCC) today during which important decisions about the measures in place to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus will be taken. According to sources, the NCC will decide whether to extend or soften a lockdown imposed throughout the country to contain the spread of the...

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Sheikh Rashid discards reports of rift, says Jahangir Tareen important part of PTI

Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad has dismissed reports of a rift between sugar baron Jahangir Tareen and Prime Minister Imran Khan, insisting that Tareen is an important member of the party. “Jahangir Tareen is an important member of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). I don’t think there are differences between him and the prime minister,” Rashid told a press conference on Wednesday....

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AKU unveils app to conduct coronavirus testing

The Aga Khan University, in a revolutionary step, has introduced a new Android app for those wanting to test for the coronavirus. The new app, called CoronaCheck, can now actually spare you a trip to the hospital. Launched jointly by AKU and its teaching hospital, the app can help people assess their symptoms at home. “A new app means that...

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Faithfull will observe Shab e Baraat with reverence tonight

KARACHI: Holy Shab-e-Baraat, the night of forgiveness was observed across the country on Shaban-ul-Moazzam 15, 1441 AH on April 8, 2020 (Wednesday). Faithfuls offered night-long special prayers in the night of reverence and divine blessings to seek divine forgiveness. People in large number attended various gatherings included Mahafil-e-Na’at in mosques and other places to mark the holy night. Ulema and...

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