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5th Anniversary Celebrations of China Cultural Center in Pakistan
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5th Anniversary Celebrations of China Cultural Center in Pakistan

Islamabad :The fifth anniversary celebration of China Cultural Center in Pakistan. On this special day 5 years ago, Chinese President Xi Jinping on a state visit to Pakistan together with Pakistani former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif jointly unveiled China Cultural Center in Pakistan on 5 April 2015 at the Pakistani Prime Minister’s Office in Islamabad....

A team of Chinese doctors along with medical supplies & equipment arrived Pakistan on two special aircraft
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A team of Chinese doctors along with medical supplies & equipment arrived Pakistan on two special aircraft

A team of Chinese doctors headed by Maj Gen Huang Qingzhen along with medical supplies & equipment arrived Pakistan on two special aircraft. The Chinese doctors who have expertise in treating infectious diseases shall support Pakistan’s efforts in fighting against COVID-19 situation for the coming two months.General Nadeem Raza, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee...

United Nations SECRETARY-GENERAL MESSAGE MESSAGE ON THE BEGINNING OF RAMADAN
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United Nations SECRETARY-GENERAL MESSAGE MESSAGE ON THE BEGINNING OF RAMADAN

I extend my warmest wishes as millions of Muslims around the world begin observing the holy month of Ramadan.This will, of course, be a very different Ramadan. Many community activities will naturally be affected by measures to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Meanwhile, many people in conflict zones will once again be tragically marking this month...

National command & Operation Centre COVID-19 Update 23 April
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National command & Operation Centre COVID-19 Update 23 April

National command & Operation CentreCOVID-19 Update 23 AprilTotal Active COVID CASES in Pakistan 7,952 (742 on 22 April)A total of 10,513 cases detected so far (AJK 51, Balochistan 552, GB 290, ICT 204, KP 1453, Punjab 4590, Sindh 3373)2337 recovered.224 deaths (15 on 22 April)Sindh: 69Punjab: 58KP: 83ICT: 3Balochistan: 8GB: 360 patients are critical124,549 tests...

General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) visited National Command and Operations Centre.
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General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) visited National Command and Operations Centre.

COAS was received by Lieutenant General Hamood Uz Zaman Khan , Commander Army Air Defence Command & National Coordinator NCOC.COAS was briefed in detail by Major General Asif Mehmood Goraya DG operations & planning NCOC about COVID-19 related multi sectoral situation , implementation of NCC decisions, projections about likely spread of the disease in Pakistan...

Shah Mahmood Qureshi has appriciated NDMA’s efforts to prevent spread of coronavirus pandemic in the country.
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Shah Mahmood Qureshi has appriciated NDMA’s efforts to prevent spread of coronavirus pandemic in the country.

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has appriciated National Disaster Management Authority’s efforts to prevent spread of coronavirus pandemic in the country. While talking to Lieutenant General Muhammad Afzal, NDMA Chairman in Islamabad, Shah Mahmood Qureshie said the authority has taken timely steps to stop spread of COVID-19 virus and the whole nation accepts these services....

WHO supports Pakistan’s COVID-19 response with £2.67 million
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WHO supports Pakistan’s COVID-19 response with £2.67 million

Islamabad : 21 April, 2020 (VOM) World Health Organization (WHO) in Pakistan will be supporting the Government of Pakistan’s response to COVID-19 with £2.67 million (approximately US$3.29) worth of funding to scale-up the current response. “WHO has been working closely with the Government of Pakistan to prepare and respond to the growing threat of COVID-19....

Displaced and stateless women and girls at heightened risk of gender-based violence in the coronavirus pandemic
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Displaced and stateless women and girls at heightened risk of gender-based violence in the coronavirus pandemic

IslamabadAround the world COVID-19 is taking lives and changing communities but the virus is also inducing massive protection risks for women and girls forced to flee their homes, the Assistant High Commissioner for Protection at UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, Gillian Triggs, warned. “We need to pay urgent attention to the protection of refugee, displaced...