Five debates and discussions to watch during the lockdown

We all enjoy a good discussion. But with more than a third of the world under lockdown as governments do all they can to curb the spread of COVID-19, the opportunity for lively in-person debate is now rare. Luckily, Al Jazeera has an archive of discussion shows to tap into and watch. Here is a list of five … Read more Five debates and discussions to watch during the lockdown

N.Y. Region Hopes for More Signs That Virus Is Slowing

After two days with fewer deaths, the region hopes for a third. Still, the authorities have asked citizens to stay vigilant. Thousands more will die before the outbreak comes to an end and the spread could begin again if restrictions on social distancing are not observed.All three states reported death tolls on Sunday and Monday … Read more N.Y. Region Hopes for More Signs That Virus Is Slowing

Pakistan government launches COVID19 WhatsApp helpline in seven languages

The federal government has launched a WhatsApp helpline for COVID-19 in Pakistan. The helpline number is 0300-111-1166. It is an official chatbot which gives you coronavirus updates in seven languages: English, Urdu, Punjabi, Pashto, Sindhi, Balochi and Kashmiri. It provides live updates about the coronavirus situation in the country and answers a few general questions, … Read more Pakistan government launches COVID19 WhatsApp helpline in seven languages

TodayBroadcast: PAKISTAN PTI govt fears COVID-19 count may top 50,000 by end of April

ISLAMABAD:  The federal health ministry has told the apex court that coronavirus infections in Pakistan may rise to 50,000 by April 25 – a projection based on the pandemic’s trends in other countries. The Ministry of National Health Services Regulations and Coordination has submitted a report to the Supreme Court five-judge larger bench, which is … Read more TodayBroadcast: PAKISTAN PTI govt fears COVID-19 count may top 50,000 by end of April

LIVE: Pakistan’s COVID-19 tally soars past 3,000

KARACHI / ISLAMABAD / QUETTA / PESHAWAR / LAHORE / GILGIT / MUZAFFARABAD:  The novel coronavirus emerged in the central China city of Wuhan towards the end of last year and proliferated to almost the whole world within a couple of months. It’s not the virulence or fatality, but the infectivity of the new virus – also … Read more LIVE: Pakistan’s COVID-19 tally soars past 3,000

جہاں ایک طرف ڈاکٹرز پلاسٹک بیگ پہن کر کروناوائرس کا علاج کر رہےہیں۔دوسری طرف حکومت سوکروڑ ٹائیگرفورس کی سرٹس پر خرچ کررہی ہے

کوئٹہ میں ینگ ڈاکٹرز ایسوسی ایشن نے کورونا وائرس سے بچاؤ کی حفاظتی کٹس نہ فراہم کرنے پر احتجاج کرتے ہوئے سول اسپتال میں میڈیکل سپرینٹنڈنٹ اور ڈپٹی میڈیکل سپرینٹنڈنٹ کے دفاتر کو تالے لگا دیئے۔ ینگ ڈاکٹرز  ایسوسی ایشن کے صدر ڈاکٹر یاسر نے بتایا کہ ہمارے ڈاکٹر ز کورونا میں مبتلا ہو رہے ہیں مگر ہمیں … Read more جہاں ایک طرف ڈاکٹرز پلاسٹک بیگ پہن کر کروناوائرس کا علاج کر رہےہیں۔دوسری طرف حکومت سوکروڑ ٹائیگرفورس کی سرٹس پر خرچ کررہی ہے

Prevention of the Spread of Coronavirus Disease

Decrease your risk of infecting yourself or others: Wash your hands often. This is especially important before and after preparing food, before eating and after using the toilet. Get vaccinated. Immunization can drastically reduce your chances of contracting many diseases. Keep your recommended vaccinations up-to-date. Use antibiotics sensibly. Take antibiotics only when prescribed. Unless otherwise directed, or unless … Read more Prevention of the Spread of Coronavirus Disease

210 new cases reported in UAE, Naif Souq is the most infected place by the area police chief.

The ministry announced today that it had monitored 210 new cases of new coronavirus (Covid-19), which were identified by examining those who were already infected and did not adhere to preventive measures and self-isolation. This brings the number of reported cases in the country to 1024. The new cases are of various nationalities. They are … Read more 210 new cases reported in UAE, Naif Souq is the most infected place by the area police chief.

Study at Home During COVID-19

As the world is fighting against the COVID-19 outbreak, more than 130 countries have now closed schools nationwide, impacting nearly 80% of students globally. This is unprecedented; the world has never seen this many children out of school at the same time. Most of the private schools in Pakistan launched their E-learning portals so the students can … Read more Study at Home During COVID-19

Coronavirus: US cases exceed 200,000 with more than 4,600 deceases

At a meeting on Wednesday, Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo said his state has more than 83,000 cases of COVID-19. The number of coronavirus cases in the United States exceeded 200,000 on Wednesday as officials cautioned spikes in confirmed cases may soon be seen outside of large city centers.  New York Governor Andrew Cuomo … Read more Coronavirus: US cases exceed 200,000 with more than 4,600 deceases

1st Shaheed Dr. Usman Riaz will be honored with the civil award.

Dr. Usman Riaz will be honored with the civil award on lost his life while treating COVID-19 patients.”Govt. of Pakistan” Governor Gilgit Baltistan, approved a summary to confer a civil award on Dr. Usama Riaz after he lost his life treating coronavirus patients. Dr. Riaz, a young physician from the Gilgit Baltistan region, became the … Read more 1st Shaheed Dr. Usman Riaz will be honored with the civil award.

Chief of UN says coronavirus ‘most noticeably terrible emergency since WWII.

The United Nations chief has warned the coronavirus pandemic presents the world with its “worst crisis” since World War II, with the number of dead in the United States now higher than in China and hard-hit countries in Europe reporting their highest number of deaths in a single day. The US announced some 800 deaths on Tuesday … Read more Chief of UN says coronavirus ‘most noticeably terrible emergency since WWII.

Pregnant in a period of coronavirus – the changing dangers and what you have to know

Do pregnant ladies face more serious hazards from COVID-19? Up until now, the information on COVID-19 doesn’t recommend pregnant ladies are at higher danger of getting the infection, as indicated by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Nonetheless, as we have seen from this season’s flu virus they are at more serious danger of … Read more Pregnant in a period of coronavirus – the changing dangers and what you have to know

Three KP persons took in custody & quarantined after attending the funeral of COVID19-positive man

Peoples in towns and rural areas not paying attention to coronavirus danger, administration mourn. Residents of three villages were quarantined after a man died reportedly of the deadly COVID-19 virus on Friday and people also attended his funeral, later on, said sources in district administration. The News provided details on Saturday. The district administration has … Read more Three KP persons took in custody & quarantined after attending the funeral of COVID19-positive man