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UAE airways to function fewer flights to Pakistan till June 15

Airways within the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will proceed to fly fewer flights to Pakistan till June 15 in keeping with the most recent journey directives from the federal government in Islamabad. "The Pakistani authorities has issued up to date journey directives extending the restrict on the variety of worldwide passengers allowed to journey into Pakistan," a spokesperson for Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways advised Gulf News. He stated that the non permanent discount of Etihad passenger flights between Abu Dhabi and Pakistan will proceed till 15 June and could also be prolonged. Learn extra: UAE to suspend travel from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka from May 12 "Etihad is contacting impacted friends to inform them of the adjustments to their itineraries and rearrange journey plans...
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‘Solidarity with shut pal’: Saudi Arabia sends extra oxygen support to India

Saudi Arabia has despatched one other consignment of liquid medical oxygen (LMO) to India to assist the nation in its battle with the Covid-19 disaster. In line with Arab News, the dominion on Sunday shipped 60 tonnes of oxygen to India, a month after it despatched 80 tonnes to beat the acute scarcity throughout a lethal second wave of coronavirus. Covid-19 has claimed the lives of greater than 300,000 individuals in India to this point, primarily attributable to an oxygen scarcity and an absence of hospital beds. On Sunday, the South Asian nation registered greater than 165,000 new Covid-19 cases and practically 3,500 deaths. Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to India Dr Saud Mohammed Al-Sati referred to as the oxygen cargo an expression of “solidarity with an in depth pal”. Additionally learn: ...
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‘Solely 0.3% of Covid vaccine doses have gone to low-income nations’

UN Secretary-Common Antonio Guterres has mentioned that greater than 82 per cent of the world’s Covid-19 vaccine doses have gone to prosperous nations, in comparison with simply 0.3 per cent in low-income nations. "Vaccinating everybody, all over the place is the one strategy to finish the pandemic and forestall extra harmful variants from gaining a foothold," he wrote on his official Twitter deal with on Thursday. Greater than 82% of the world’s #COVID19 vaccine doses have gone to prosperous nations, in comparison with simply 0.3% in low-income nations.Vaccinating everybody, all over the place is the one strategy to finish the pandemic and forestall extra harmful variants from gaining a foothold. - António Guterres (@antonioguterres) May 27, 2021 A day earlier, Guterres known as for s...
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CanSino vaccine to be accessible to Pakistanis by finish of May

On this file photograph, vials of a Covid-19 vaccine candidate, a recombinant adenovirus vaccine named Ad5-nCoV, co-developed by Chinese language biopharmaceutical agency CanSino Biologics Inc and a workforce led by Chinese language navy infectious illness knowledgeable, are pictured in Wuhan, Hubei province, China. — Reuters ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Nationwide Well being Companies, Laws, and Coordination has stated that the primary batch of China's single-dose CanSino COVID-19 vaccine could be accessible for administration to residents by the top of this month after thorough rigorous high quality management checks.In response to an official of the ministry, the primary batch of CanSino vaccine was being processed in bulk on the Nationwide Institute of Well being (NIH) plant, whic...
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Saudi Arabia ‘but to resolve’ variety of Hajj pilgrims from Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Non secular Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Pir Noorul Haq Qadri has mentioned the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has not but taken a remaining resolution concerning the variety of pilgrims and SOPs (customary working procedures) for Hajj 2021. In a video assertion on Sunday, he mentioned that Saudi Minister for Hajj and Umrah in a telephonic dialog with him had confirmed that Hajj coverage 2021 had not been finalised and media reports concerning the variety of pilgrims had been mere suggestions from the Saudi Ministry of Well being. The Saudi authorities haven't but taken a remaining resolution on these recommendations. Saudi Minister of Hajj and Umrah @NoorulhaqPir Phone contact with, Saudi authorities to date # Hajj2021 However didn't subject a remaining c...
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NCOC decides to carry board exams throughout Pakistan this 12 months

ISLAMABAD: The National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) has determined in precept that board exams throughout the nation will likely be held this 12 months amid the third wave of novel coronavirus. The choice was taken in an NCOC assembly held in Islamabad on Tuesday with Planning Minister Asad Umar within the chair. The well being ministry officers briefed the contributors of the assembly concerning the present state of affairs of Covid-19 within the nation. Nonetheless, the NCOC has determined to refer the matter of re-opening the tutorial institutes to the Inter-Provincial Schooling Ministers Convention (IPEMC). All instructional establishments throughout the nation have been closed earlier this month until May 23 to include the unfold of Covid-19. Additionally learn: Proposal t...
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12% Pakistanis say they know somebody who died from coronavirus: survey

Because the Covid-19 dying toll continues to rise amid the third wave of the novel coronavirus pandemic within the nation, 12% of Pakistanis claimed that they know somebody who has misplaced his or her life as a result of lethal virus, in response to a survey. In the course of the survey — carried out by Gallup & Gilani Pakistan — individuals had been requested the query: “In your social circle, have you learnt anybody who has misplaced his/her life as a result of coronavirus?” In response to this query, 12% stated "Sure", 88% stated "No" whereas 1% didn't know/didn't reply. The survey was carried out amongst a pattern of 1,590 women and men in city and rural areas of all 4 provinces of Pakistan, between March 19 to April 6. Learn Pakistan has received 4.06 million doses of Covid vaccines...
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Loss of life of Kashmiri chief Ashraf Sehrai in Indian jail saddens Pakistan

The federal government of Pakistan on Wednesday expressed grief over the unhappy demise of senior All Events Hurriyat Convention (APHC) chief and Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir Chairman Ashraf Sehrai in Indian custody and criticised arrest of different Kashmiri leaders regardless of report variety of coronavirus cases within the nation. The 80-year-old Kashmiri chief had been dealing with detention beneath the controversial Public Security Act (PSA). Sehrai's demise comes amid hypothesis that he had been poisoned in jail, with family of different Kashmiri detainees worrying for his or her family members' security. In July 2020, he was arrested by Indian forces from his residence in Srinagar and was transferred to Udhampur Jail. Sehrai was affected by a number of ailments and reporte...
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AJK president urges WHO, OIC to take discover of Covid disaster in IIOJK

MUZAFFARABAD: Azad Jammu and Kashmir (Committee members) President Sardar Masood Khan has expressed deep concern over Covid-19 scenario in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK), saying the valley has change into a coronavirus hotspot due to occupation authorities’ mismanagement of the pandemic and their discriminatory coverage in the direction of Kashmiris. He mentioned that the coronavirus pandemic in IIOJK has spiked with over 200,000 infections and greater than 2,500 deaths. "Day-after-day greater than 3,500 new cases are being reported and the newest every day cited fatalities have been greater than 50." Masood appealed to Director Basic of the WHO Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus to intercede to avoid wasting the Kashmiris from the fast march of demise within the occupi...
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Sindh permits companies to function on Friday, Saturday

KARACHI: The Sindh authorities has introduced that every one industrial actions throughout the provinces shall be allowed to function on Friday and Sunday from 6am until 6pm. In a press release, provincial Data Minister Nasir Shah stated that companies are allowed to function on May 7 and eight whereas guaranteeing normal working procedures (SOPs) issued to comprise the unfold of coronavirus. Nonetheless, the minister stated from Sunday (May 8) onwards all enterprise actions will stay suspended until May 16 because the Nationwide Command and Management Centre (NCOC) has introduced nine-day lockdown below the “Keep Dwelling, Keep Secure” technique. He stated a separate notification on this regard shall be issued quickly. Shah additionally urged the individuals to adjust to Covid-19 SOPs...