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Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine

Lithuanian parliament sets week-long

Lithuanian parliament sets week-long recess as COVID-19 cases spike Lithuanian parliament sets week-long VILNIUS, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Lithuania’s parliament goes into a week-long hiatus from Tuesday to help contain the spread of COVID-19 among its members. However The Baltic country’s government is considering extending and tightening its COVID-19 lockdown by closing shopping centres as ….  Read More

fraudulent purchase of dog bite vaccine

fraudulent purchase of dog bite vaccine DG Health Shakir Baloch and MS Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Hospital Abdul Ghaffar Baloch arrested on charges of fraudulent purchase of dog bite vaccine and corruption in it amounting to crores of rupees. The court rejected the bail application of the accused. DG Health, in violation of the law, ….  Read More

Biden edges closer to victory

Biden edges closer to victory

Wall Street tracks Europe’s climb as Biden edges closer to victory Biden edges closer to victory/ Good evening and welcome back to a second night of as the election results pan out. also Joe Biden is edging closer to becoming America’s 46th president. however European and US markets soared on Tuesday. Investors looked beyond earlier uncertainty after a “Blue wave” ….  Read More

Shah Mahmood Quresh

Qureshi takes up visa issue

Qureshi takes up visa issue with UAE minister Qureshi takes up visa issue/ ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Saturday highlighted the difficulties being faced by Pakistani citizens concerning visas for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in a meeting with Emirati State Minister Reem Al Hashimi. According to a statement released by the Foreign Office ….  Read More

Joe Biden plans to cut taxes

Joe Biden plans to cut taxes, boost health care and reduce college debt during his first term Joe Biden plans to cut taxes/ A Joe Biden presidency will potentially impact the personal finances of millions of Americans, from how much they pay in income taxes to whether they can pare college debt – or afford college ….  Read More

Pakistan again close educational institutions

Pakistan again close educational institutions

Pakistan again close educational institutions/ Islamabad, Nov 23 (UNI) Pakistan on Monday decided to close educational institutions nationwide from November 26 to January and halt all academic exams during the period following rises in the cases of COVID-19. Addressing a press briefing here after a meeting with provincial education ministers, federal Education Minister Shafqat Mahmood ….  Read More

Tesco sales and profits rise

Tesco sales and profits rise

Tesco sales and profits rise despite £533m of COVID-19 costs Tesco sales and profits rise/ Tesco revenue rises despite pandemic costs Sales at Tesco (TSCO.L) rose 6.6% during the pandemic and pre-tax profit jumped, even as operating costs rose. Half-year results published on Wednesday show group sales rose 6.6% to £26.7bn ($34.4bn) in the six ….  Read More

Islamabad records Covid-19 rate

Islamabad records Covid-19 rate

Islamabad records Covid-19 bed occupancy rate Islamabad records Covid-19 rate/ ISLAMABAD: The capital has the highest utilization rate for hospital beds reserved for Covid-19 patients. Officials of the district administration that 362 beds, excluding ventilators, reserved for patients in 12 hospitals. On Saturday, there 240 patients admitted to these hospitals with the bed utilization rate ….  Read More

restrictions for ‘third wave’ of COVID-19

States, cities lock down, enact new restrictions for ‘third wave’ of COVID-19 restrictions for ‘third wave’ of COVID-19/ By Kyle Huckins, Contributor Follow | Wednesday, November 18, 2020 Travelers who had been aboard the Braemar cruise ship, operated by Fred Olsen Cruise Lines, and wearing face masks as a precautionary measure against covid-19, react as ….  Read More

CDC Warns Against Thanksgiving Travel

CDC Warns Against Thanksgiving Travel

U.S. Reports Record 187,833 New Covid Cases as CDC Warns Against Thanksgiving Travel CDC Warns Against Thanksgiving Travel/ The U.S. reported 187,833 new Covid-19 cases on Thursday, a record-breaking daily count as the federal government asks Americans to remain home for Thanksgiving. A record 80,698 Covid-19 patients were in the hospital on Thursday, according to ….  Read More