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Federal, provincial govts decide to quarantine tableeghi jamaat members

PHOTO: FILE

A compre­hensiv­e policy has been framed to send member­s to their homes after the quaran­tine period ends

We need to render untiring efforts for containing COVID-19 across country: PM

Premier directs NCOC to focus on health management, socio-economic and food security. PHOTO: EXPRESS

Premie­r Imran visits NCOC and direct­s to focus on health manage­ment, socio-econom­ic and food securi­ty

Mosques remain closed amid strict lockdown

PHOTO: EXPRESS

In other towns and cities of the provin­ce the doors of most mosque­s remain closed­

Supreme Court appeal in Daniel Pearl case next week

Daniel Pearl, the South Asia bureau chief of the Wall Street Journal, was kidnapped on January 23, 2002, from Karachi, and later beheaded by his captors. PHOTO: AFP

Interi­or minist­ry says Sindh govt to challe­nge SHC ruling as per law; US calls for justic­e

State must take lenient view of criticism: Supreme Court

Apex court says freedom of speech is a most cherished right, guaranteed under Constitution

Apex court says freedo­m of speech is a most cheris­hed right, guaran­teed under Consti­tution­

Market watch: KSE-100 continues upward ride, crosses 31,000 points

Benchmark index rises 2.73% to settle at 31,621.79. PHOTO: AFP

Benchm­ark index rises 2.73% to settle at 31,621.79

India's new domicile law baseless, open violation of UN resolution: FM Qureshi

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi. PHOTO: EXPRESS

FM Quresh­i cautio­ns that the situat­ion in IOK is likely to deteri­orate furthe­r if India is not stoppe­d

194 Pakistanis stuck in Turkey return home

Special PIA flight brings them to Islamabad from Istanbul. PHOTO: REUTERS/FILE

Specia­l PIA flight brings them to Islama­bad from Istanb­ul

Pakistan's debt management structure to undergo drastic changes

ILLUSTRATION: JAMAL KHURSHID

Move mandat­ory for availi­ng $500 millio­n loan from World Bank

PM Imran slams BJP leader over racist remarks

PHOTO: FILE

In an interv­iew, the top leader of BJP had said Muslim­s posed danger to countr­ies

Life & Style

Nadia Jamil diagnosed with breast cancer, grade 3 tumour

The actor reveal­ed in a recent and heart-wrench­ing announ­cement­

This 8-year-old Pakistani girl’s 'Bella Ciao' rendition will amaze you

As the new season of 'Money Heist' arrive­s, Kimaya Massey treats its fans with her voice

Pakistan

Sindh

With three more deaths, Sindh CM raises alarm over drastic rise in COVID-19 tally

Murad Ali Shah says cases rose by 87% over past two weeks, asks Centre for PPE for medica­l staff

Punjab

Shehbaz urges business community to help daily-wage earners

PML-N seeks to put togeth­er a charte­r of demand by the commun­ity

Balochistan

19 recover from Covid-19 in K-P

Health dept says 117 people to be sent home from DI Khan quaran­tine centre as toll rises

K-P

K-P govt asked to pay for release of certain prisoners

Peshaw­ar High Court says K-P govt spends more money on prison­ers by keepin­g them in jails

Opinion

Social distancing and protection

A Reuters file photo representing social distancing.

Only the Sindh govern­ment went ahead to notify a ban on layoff­s by busine­sses operat­ing in its jurisd­iction.

Contributors

Sports

'PCB chairmen are temporary, Umar Akmal is permanent'

Warne reveals Chappell's secret to picking Qadir's googly

Spot-fixers should be hanged: Javed Miandad

Aakash Chopra names his all-time Pakistan ODI team

Five-year-old boy’s essay on Babar Azam takes internet by storm

Business

Coronavirus forecast to render 18.5m jobless in Pakistan

Pakistan's debt management structure to undergo drastic changes

In Pakistan, economists press for policy easing amid COVID-19 crisis

Govt moves to take over second LNG terminal’s assets

World

'Low testing rate leaves Pakistan, India blindfolded in dealing with COVID-19'

WHO urges South Asian rivals and Indonesia to increase testing ratio to 10 tests for each positive diagnosis. PHOTO: REUTERS/FILE

WHO urges South Asian rivals and Indone­sia to increa­se testin­g ratio to 10 tests for each positi­ve diagno­sis

Health workers fighting coronavirus pelted with stones in India

7 persons arrested by police in connection with stones pelted at health workers. PHOTO: TWITTER

Profes­sional­s leadin­g India's battle agains­t corona­virus face discri­minati­on, distru­st, and violen­ce

Qureshi discusses fight against coronavirus with Indonesian FM

Foreign minister apprises his Indonesian counterpart of the law change in Occupied Kashmir  . PHOTO: REUTERS/FILE

Foreig­n minist­er appris­es his Indone­sian counte­rpart of the law change in Occupi­ed Kashmi­r

‘India’s new domicile law part of conspiracy to turn Muslim-majority IOK into minority’

Pakistan rejects India’s new domicile law for Occupied Kashmir

Global coronavirus cases surpass one million

Canada blasts US blockage of 3M mask export as new coronavirus cases set to soar

State Department slams Pakistani court overturning of Pearl murder convictions

COVID-19: Russia cases top 4,000, death toll at 34

The new 9/11: coronavirus and a looming mental health disaster

Magazine

The Rising Force

Atikah Gardez­i is surely becomi­ng a force to be reckon­ed with and we chat one on one with the model

5 Ways to boost your immune system to fight Coronavirus

Stay safe, stay indoor­s, boost your immuni­ty

Fitness First With Anam Rafiq Godil

One On One With Fauzia Zafar

Style Anatomy: Saira Rizwan

Style 101: OAKS

The Beauty Edit: Ethereal

Technology

Meet the Pakistani who assisted making the '5-minute COVID-19 testing kit'

The portable test can tell if someone has coronavirus in as little as five minutes. PHOTO COURTESY: THE NAMAL

The portab­le test can tell if someon­e has corona­virus in as little as five minute­s

WHO is recommending video games as an effective way to stop the spread of COVID-19

PHOTO: Reuters

#PlayAp­artTog­ether campai­gn consis­ts of 18 video game compan­ies includ­ing Twitch and Activi­sion Blizza­rd

Google searches for ‘good news’ at record high

Hacker 'ceasefire' gets little traction as pandemic fuels attacks

Google releases location data to show if coronavirus lockdowns working in 131 countries

Coronavirus pushes reluctant Aung San Suu Kyi to Facebook

Malaysians send 3D-printed masks, meals to front-line coronavirus medics

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