Japan and Pakistan agree on debt deferral of JPY 40 billion

Japan and Pakistan agreed on debt deferral amounting to JPY 40 billion for making fiscal space to fight against COVID-19 in Pakistan.

Grand Mufti says not permissible for corona patients to mix with others

The Grand Mufti of Saudi Arabia Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al-Asheikh says that it is not permissible for coronavirus patients to mix up with others.

Army’s help to be taken for corona SOPs implementation: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday deferred imposition of complete lockdown in major cities with high coronavirus rate.

Industrialists of merged districts complain of tax exemptions withdrawal

Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani has taken notice of alleged violation of tax exemption to traders and investors of merged tribal districts.

FAO to work with KP govt for improving agricultural production in merged districts

The FAO Representative in Pakistan, Rebekah Bell, met with Nafeesa Khattak, MNA, and Mansoor Khattak, DC of Khyber district, KP.

Classes from grade 01-08 to remain closed till Eid: minister

Minister for Federal Education Shafqat Mahmood on Sunday said on-campus classes from grade 01-08 will be suspended till April 28.

Pakistan reports highest single day death toll from corona this year

Pakistan has recorded 149 more deaths from novel coronavirus, the second-highest coronavirus fatalities since the pandemic emerged last year.

Over 1.4 million Afghan refugees to get new PoR smartcards

The Government of Pakistan, with the support of UNHCR, has launched a nationwide verification exercise for 1.4 million Afghan refugees.

New terminal to be established at Pak-Afghan border soon

The Pakistan government has decided to set up a new terminal at the Pak-Afghan border to promote trade activities.

Process of PoR cards issuance to Afghan refugees to commence today

The Government of Pakistan and UNHCR will start the PoR card renewal and verification exercise for Afghan refugees from today (Thursday).

Merged districts medical students convert sit-in into hunger strike

After a sit-in for 11 days, the students from merged tribal districts and Balochistan have now started a hunger strike.

GB, KP govts and UNDP sign agreement to protect people from GLOFs

The signatories agreed that the project scale in GB and KP gives all partners a tremendous opportunity to expand their development agenda.