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ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister will chair an important meeting over the locust eradication and Covid-19 situation in the country today (Thursday), ARY News reported. Federal ministers, representatives from the provincial government will brief PM Imran over the locust attacks and coronavirus situation. Sources said the National Command and Control Centre (NCC) will brief the meeting about the figures of the coronavirus cases.
A screen shows the results of the vote on the national security legislation for Hong Kong Special Administrative Region at the closing session of the National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China May 28, 2020. Photo: Reuters The Chinese parliament on Thursday approved a decision to impose a security law on Hong Kong which may say will eradicate the city's special autonomy.
ISLAMABAD: Promising transparent inquiry into Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) PK-8303 crash, Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday ordered to make public all reports on fatal plane crash happened in past, ARY News reported. He issued directives while chairing an important meeting in Islamabad to review the latest developments in the investigation of the PIA plane crash.
Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce, Industries, Production, Textile and Investment Abdul Razak Dawood. Photo: File Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood has said the country's exporters have received large orders for face masks from various countries including US, Canada and Europe. Taking to Twitter, Dawood felicitated the exporters for obtaining the international orders on the basis of their hard work and efforts and encouraged the business fraternity to seek opportunities like these in order to diversify into new segments of commerce and trade.
Kensington Palace breaks silence on report about Kate Middleton, slamming 'inaccuracies' The Kensington Palace, in an unprecedented move, issued a rare statement regarding a report published in Tatler, which made claims about Kate Middleton feeling 'trapped' and 'suffocated' with her royal duties after Megxit. A palace spokesperson, in response to the article written by Anna Pasternak said, "This story contains a swathe of inaccuracies and false misrepresentations which were not put to Kensington Palace prior to publication."
LAHORE: Turning his guns on opposition parties, Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar regretted on Thursday that their politics has been playing the role of locusts in the ongoing coronavirus crisis. Speaking to MNA Amir Dogar and other elected representatives from Multan, he claimed the opposition tried to divide the nation.
Scott Disick, Sofia Richie see the end of the road on three-year-long relationship Scott Disick and Sofia Richie have parted ways after a little over three years of dating each other. A source close to the former couple confired to E!News, "They are technically 'split' but Sofia has been in touch with Scott."
US President Donald Trump warned on Wednesday that he may regulate social media platforms after Twitter for the first time acted against his false tweets. Trump will sign an executive order "pertaining to social media" on Thursday, aides to the president said, without offering more detail about its contents. Twitter tagged two of his tweets in which he claimed that more mail-in voting would lead to what he called a "Rigged Election" this November.
Locust attacks on crops in Sindh, Punjab have increased in the past couple of days. Photo: file Swarms of locusts continued to wreak havoc on food crops across Pakistan, with the attacks gaining frequency in several districts of Sindh, Punjab, and Balochistan. Locusts attacked crops in Multan, Muzzaffargarh, Vehari, Rahim Yar Khan, Bahawalnagar, Bahawalpur in Punjab and Sanghar, Matiari, and Ghotki in Sindh.
KARACHI: The team investigating the crash of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) PK-8303 in the residential area of Model Town, Karachi has found the cockpit voice recorder of the crashed plane, ARY News reported on Thursday. PIA spokesman Abdullah Hafeez Khan said the cockpit voice recorder – a vital piece of equipment in aircraft crash investigation, was recovered from the debris of the crashed plane site.