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India has highest bribery rate in Asia: survey

NEW DELHI: India has the highest rate of bribery among the 17 countries in the Asia. A survey conducted by the Transparency International's Global Corruption...

Turkey’s Erdogan claims to develop Covid-19 vaccine

ANKARA: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday claimed that Turkey had developed the Covid-19 vaccine, which will be available in the market from...

Metro bus service suspended as employees go on strike

ISLAMABAD: The Metro bus service has been suspended in the twin cities after a strike by employees over non-payment of salaries here on Thursday. According...

Pakistan says no proposal under consideration to recognise Israel

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday cleared that there was no proposal under consideration to recognise Israel. Addressing a weekly media briefing here, Foreign Office spokesperson Zahid...

Today’s currency rates in open market

KARACHI: The world’s major currencies’ rates against Pakistani rupee in the open market for Thursday (today) are following.   Currency Buying Selling US Dollar 158.7 159.7 Saudi Riyal 43.6 44.1 UAE Dirham 44 44.5 UK Pound Sterling 213.1 216.1 Canadian Dollar 121.6 123.6 Euro 189.6 193.1 Chinese Yuan 24.4 24.6

Covid-19: Only 215 beds available at ICUs in Karachi

KARACHI: Only 215 beds are now available at the intensive care units (ICUs) of the government and private hospitals for the coronavirus patients in...

Bilawal Bhutto will not attend Bukhtawar’s engagement tomorrow

KARACHI: PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will not attend the engagement ceremony of her sister Bakhtawar Bhutto to be held tomorrow. The PPP chief will...

Sindh CM Murad Shah served contempt notice by SC

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan has issued contempt of court notice to Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah in a suo motu case...

Buzdar approves 5-day parole of Shehbaz Sharif, Hamza

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar on Thursday approved the cabinet's recommendation of releasing PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif and his son Hamza Shehbaz on...

Bilawal Bhutto tests positive for coronavirus

ISLAMABAD: PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that he had tested positive for Covid-19. In a message posted on Twitter on Thursday, the PPP chief...