LAHORE: A newborn baby on Friday died at the Jinnah Hospital in Lahore owing to a shortage of oxygen with the family blaming the doctors for their negligence, ARY NEWS reported. According to details,  a five-day baby died at the gynecology ward of the Jinnah Hospital owing to a lack of oxygen supply.

In response to a video of two restaurant owners mocking their employee for his English language skills, two content writers in Islamabad have announced an Urdu mushaira (poetry recital). Fittingly, the event will be held outside the place where the unfortunate incident took place ? the restaurant Cannoli by Cafe Soul in Islamabad ? on Saturday, January 23.

KARACHI: An important development has transpired on Friday in a corruption case the Federal Investigation Agency?s (FIA) Corporate Crime Circle has been pursuing in Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) as new properties of the case suspects have divulged, ARY News reported. According to another first information report, in the new findings in the case, on with state as complainant, nominates Abdul Qadir alias Bhola among others, says FIA?s deputy director Abdul Rauf.

Commuters can be seen on the roads as thick smoke permeates the air, in Karachi. ? AFP/FileKarachi ranks seventh in list of most polluted cities in the world According to the Air Quality Index, 188 constituents of particulate matter were recorded in Karachi at 10am. Bangladesh capital Dhaka tops the list followed by Vietnam's capital Hanoi.

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi speaks to the media here in Islamabad, Pakistan, January 21, 2021. Geo News/via Geo.tvFM Shah Mehmood Qureshi says "Pakistan held fruitful talks with China with regard to obtaining the coronavirus vaccine"Qureshi praises NCOC for doing a "great job during the pandemic", lauds COVID-19 patients for courageAdds that China promised to send Pakistan 500,000 doses "in good faith" ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is expected to receive the first shipment of the COVID-19 vaccine from China by January 31, 2021, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said Thursday.

ECP says "important" and "sensitive" foreign funding case will be decided on "merit" and without any "fear or pressure" Spokesman says scrutiny committee's powers similar to that of a joint investigation team so open proceedings are not possible A scrutiny committee hears the points of view of both the party accused and the complainant, he adds ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan cannot hold open proceedings in the foreign funding case, a spokesperson said on Thursday.

ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) spokesperson said that proceedings of scrutiny committee in foreign funding case cannot be aired live on TV, ARY News reported. Foreign funding case is an “important and sensitive” case for which the verdict will be done based on ?merit? and ?national interest?, according to ECP spokesperson.

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday formally launched the issuance of letters of administration and succession certificates at a ceremony held in Islamabad, ARY News reported. Addressing the launching ceremony in Islamabad on Thursday afternoon, he said reforms in each sector should be aimed at facilitating common people instead of serving the elite class.

ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Thursday appointed Justice retired Sheikh Azmat Saeed as head of inquiry committee formed by Prime Minister Imran Khan to probe the Broadsheet scandal, ARY News reported. This was announced by Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz in a tweet. براڈ شیٹ معاملہ پر انکوائری کمیٹی کے سربراہ جسٹس (ر) عظمت سعید شیخ ہونگے۔ — Senator Shibli Faraz (@shiblifaraz) January 21, 2021 Shibli Faraz further said that the inquiry committee on the Broadsheet scandal will complete its inquiry in 45 days.

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has announced to summon sessions of the National Assembly and the Senate on January 22 (Friday), ARY News reported. Adviser to Prime Minister on Parliamentary Affairs Babar Awan, in a statement, said that Senate session will start at 10 am while a session of NA will be commenced from 10:30 am.