In the wake of novel coronavirus that has hit about 200 countries around the world, Pakistan has been ranked as the fourth most affected country among members of the Organisation of Islamic Coperation (OIC). In a statement on Twitter on Tuesday, OIC raised concerns over the swelling numbers of coronavirus cases in member states despite tremendous efforts by the countries to contain the virus ? that has claimed over thousands of lives so far.
LONDON: Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, has tested positive for coronavirus, his household said. “The Prince of Wales has tested positive for Coronavirus,” Clarence House said in a statement. “He has been displaying mild symptoms but otherwise remains in good health and has been working from home throughout the last few days as usual.”
Reuters HERAT: Two policemen and four other people were killed in Afghanistan on Saturday after a deadly clash at a public food donation in central Ghor province, officials said. Hundreds of people had gathered outside the governor's office in the provincial capital Firozkoh, where a Qatari group was distributing aid. It was not immediately clear why the gathering turned violent, but officials blamed armed men in the crowd.
Prince William seems to be gearing up to take over the throne by acting as ?placeholder? for Queen With Prince Harry out of the picture, Prince William seems to already have his eyes on the throne, that is if rumours are to be believed. According to the latest chitchat that has gotten out of Buckingham Palace, Prince William seems to be gearing up to take over the throne by acting as a ?placeholder? for Queen Elizabeth II.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said her government is confident that the country has 'eliminated transmission' of the coronavirus. ? AFP SANTIAGO: The number of coronavirus infections globally topped seven million on Monday as deaths mounted in Latin America, but New Zealand's declaration of victory against the pandemic offered some hope for the rest of the world.
Meghan Markle, Prince Harry feeling ?helpless? over LA move. Photo: Daily Mirror Prince Harry and Meghan Markle?s move to the US has been met with a number of issues, the biggest one being the current world health crisis and this change appears to have caused their transition a number of hiccups along the way.
Donald Trump said he would temporarily ban immigration to the United States because of the ?Invisible Enemy? of the coronavirus, as angry Americans took to the streets to demand an end to crippling lockdowns. In just four months, the virus has turned the world upside down, confining half the planet indoors and killing nearly 170,000 on its march through virtually every country.
Wells, the outgoing US State Department official, had a day earlier reportedly asked China to either wave off or renegotiate the 'unsustainable and unfair' debt of Pakistan and raised questions over the multi-billion-dollar CPEC project. Geo.tv/Files BEIJING: The Chinese embassy in Pakistan on Thursday said it is "firmly opposed" to what it described as "irresponsible remarks" made by outgoing US State Department official, Alice G.
GENEVA/TOKYO: The World Health Organization said on Tuesday that the United States could become the global epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, which finally forced reluctant organizers to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics. Britain joined the ranks of countries in lockdown to try to hold back the virus, and data showed business activity collapsing from Australia and Japan and Western Europe at a record pace in March, with the United States showing expected to be just as dire.
Reuters LONDON: The UK on Thursday extended its countrywide lockdown for at least another 3 weeks, as stand-in leader Dominic Raab directed Britons to stay at home to stem the spread of a coronavirus which has already claimed over 138,000 lives globally. ?Relaxing any of the measures currently in place would risk damage to both public health and the economy,? he told reporters.