Pakistan coronavirus cases reaches 1500

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar 29 (ANI): Coronavirus cases in Pakistan reached 1,500 on Saturday. The death toll of the country due to the deadly infection stands...

Saudi intercepts two rockets over Riyadh

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], Mar 29 (ANI): Saudi Arabia on Sunday intercepted two rockets over Riyadh, Sputnik reported citing multiple reports.

Usage of masks "flattened" growth of coronavirus cases in Czech Republic

Prague [Czech Republic], Mar 29 (ANI): The growth of coronavirus cases has "flattened" in the Czech Republic ever since the country's government has made masks...

North Korea fires unidentified projectile

Pyongyang [North Korea], Mar 29 (Sputnik/ANI): North Korea has fired at least one unidentified projectile in the direction of the Sea of Japan, the South...

Spain's COVID-19 toll rises by 832 in 24 hours, total number is...

Madrid [Spain], Mar 29 (Sputnik/ANI): Spain's death toll from coronavirus-related complications reached 5,690 people on Saturday after the Health Ministry reported that another 832 patients...

Italy sees 889 coronavirus deaths in 24 hours, toll reaches 10,023

Rome [Italy], Mar 24 (Sputnik/ANI): The number of coronavirus deaths in Italy has increased by 889 in the past 24 hours and the toll has...

France confirms 37,575 coronavirus cases

Paris [France], Mar 29 (Sputnik/ANI): France has confirmed 37,575 cases of the coronavirus infection, up from 32,964 announced a day earlier, the French health agency...

COVID-19: Netherlands orders to retract 'defective' Chinese masks from hospitals

Amsterdam [Netherlands], Mar 29 (ANI): Netherlands government has ordered a retraction of around 600,000 China-made masks from the Dutch hospitals as they are "defective" and...

Nepal reports 5th COVID-19 case

Bharatpur [Nepal], Mar 28 (ANI): Nepal has reported the fifth case of COVID-19 infection as a Nepali national who came from Europe tested positive for...

Divest from Chinese tech companies over Uyghur killings, NGOs tell Norway

Oslo [Norway], Mar 28 (ANI): A group of NGOs has urged Norway to divest from Chinese technology companies for their involvement in human rights violations...

Taliban reject Afghan govt's negotiation team

Kabul [Afghanistan], Mar 28 (Sputnik/ANI): Taliban have rejected the Afghan government's negotiation team, claiming that the list of negotiators goes sideways with the previous agreement...

Six dead after taliban clash with Afghan police in Kandahar

Kabul [Afghanistan], Mar 28 (Sputnik/ANI): Clashes occurred between the Afghan National Police and the Taliban radical group overnight Saturday in the Spin Buldak district of...

PIA among carriers at risk of going bankrupt

Karachi (Pakistan) March 28: As air travel comes to a standstill with countries locked down to fight the coronavirus pandemic, there are many airlines in...

Fazl endorses ban on congregational prayers

Peshawar (Pakistan) March 28: Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has urged people to follow guidelines of medical experts and authorities while offering prayers...

IMF hints at helping Pakistan to fight off corona impact

Islamabad (Pakistan) March 28: The International Monetary Fund has announced that it would consider Islamabad's request for financial assistance under IMF's Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI)...

Virus claims life of British-Pakistani in UK's 'first doctor death'

London (UK) March 28: The family of a respected British-Pakistani general physician (GP) in Essex confirmed his death on Friday in what was said to...

Nationwide movement of goods transport allowed

Islamabad (Pakistan) March 28: Amid rising cases of coronavirus with another death being reported from Lahore, Prime Minister Imran Khan has lifted the ban on...

Are we doing enough to protect health workers on the COVID-19 frontline?...

Brussels (Belgium) March 28: Are my goggles on properly? It's the question that worries emergency medicine doctor Marco Garrone every single day.

Five stories you may have missed this week because of COVID-19

Brussels (Belgium) March 28: As the COVID-19 pandemic spread across Europe, the US and started to appear in Africa this week, the crisis dominated headlines,...

Coronavirus: Footage shows Madrid hospital overflowing amid COVID-19 crisis

Madrid (Spain) March 28: This footage from a Spanish hospital reveals the reality of life on the COVID-19 frontline.

'The future of the European project is at stake': EU in crosshairs...

Brussels (Belgium) March 28: The European Union has come under fire for its slow response in the coronavirus outbreak.

Domestic violence cases jump 30% during lockdown in France

Paris (France) March 28: Domestic violence has jumped over 30% in a week in France since the country went in lockdown to slow the spread...

Pakistan gets medical aid from all-weather ally China to fight coronavirus

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar 28 (ANI): Pakistan on Friday received tonnes of medical aid, including protective gear and testing kits, from China to contain the spread...

Teenager falls in deep ditch, dies after being chased by police in...

Kotli [PoK], Mar 28 (ANI): A teenager identified as Zeeshan Ayub, a resident of Gulhar area of Kotli town in Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) died...

Baloch leader condemns arrest of Geo-news owner Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman

Karachi [Pakistan], Mar 28 (ANI): Stating that the media played an important role to strengthen democratic institutions in any country, Chairman of Balochistan National Party...

Sikh separatist leader condemns Kabul gurdwara attack, requests India to shelter minorities...

London [UK], Mar 28 (ANI): Jaswant Singh Thekedar, the founder of Dal Khalsa - a Sikh separatist organisation, has condemned the barbaric attack on a...

Sindh Human Rights body expresses concern over status of prisoners amid COVID-19...

Karachi [Pakistan], Mar 28 (ANI): The Sindh Human Rights Commission (SHRC) has expressed grave concern over the status of prisoners locked in jails across the...