Pakistan reports highest single day death toll from corona in 5 months

Pakistan on Monday reported the highest single day death toll from coronavirus in the last five months, which further alarmed the authorities.

Wada Akiko among recipients of Japanese Foreign Minister’s Commendations 2020

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan has announced to award the Japanese Foreign Minister’s Commendations for fiscal year 2020.

Japanese NGO develops educational support system for children with disabilities in KPK

ISLAMABAD: Japanese NGO “AAR Japan (Association for Aid and Relief Japan)” is implementing a 3-year project “Developing educational support system for children with Disabilities...

President of Pakistan and UNDP to work together on extending digital transformation

The UNDP Pakistan aims to improve governance through digital interventions and formally develop its growing Digital Transformation portfolio.

Peshawar has highest corona positivity rate in Pakistan

Peshawar has emerged as the city with highest ratio of coronavirus positivity as it has a positivity rate of 19.65 percent.

Mohsin Dawar confirms he is no longer part of PDM

Member National Assembly from North Waziristan Mohsin Dawar has confirmed that he is no longer part of the alliance of opposition parties.

Sexual abuse of transgender persons included in rape definition

The federal cabinet on Tuesday approved two anti-rape ordinances for awarding exemplary punishment to rapists.

EU provides €10 million support for refugees and Pakistanis impacted by COVID-19

ISLAMABAD: The European Union (EU) is providing €10 million to significantly boost UNHCR’s assistance for Afghan refugees and their host communities in Pakistan. The...

Highest single day corona death toll reported in Pakistan in 4 months

42 deaths have been reported in Pakistan from coronavirus during the last 24 hours after which the country's death toll has reached 7,603.

Association of Independent Online News Platforms established

It will be the representative body to safeguard the rights and interests of independent online journalism platforms in Pakistan.

Over 50,000 Afghan refugee families benefit from emergency cash assistance

The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has provided emergency cash assistance to over 50,000 vulnerable Afghan refugee families in Pakistan.

US and Pakistan increase national energy capacity

This mutual investment from the US will add 147MW of hydroelectric capacity to Pakistan’s national energy grid, says a press release.