Gulf Times - Pakistan
India, Pakistan seek to lift some curbs to help millions hit by coronavirus lockdowns

India, Pakistan seek to lift some curbs to help millions hit by coronavirus lockdowns

India will allow industries located in the countryside to reopen next week, as well as resuming farm activities to reduce the pain for millions of people hit by a lengthy shutdown in its coronavirus battle

Pakistan extends coronavirus lockdown

Pakistan extends coronavirus lockdown

Prime Minister Imran Khan has announced a two-week extension to the nationwide shutdown to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus, but said that some industries would reopen in phases.

Pakistani President meets Qatar's envoy

Pakistani President meets Qatar's envoy

Pakistan President Arif Alvi met with Qatar ambassador to Pakistan Saqr bin Mubarak al-Mansouri on the occasion of the end of his tenure.

Pakistan limits flights, shuts borders and schools over coronavirus

Pakistan limits flights, shuts borders and schools over coronavirus

Pakistan shut all its schools and land borders on Friday and decided to limit international flights and discourage large gatherings to try to halt the spread of the coronavirus, ministers said.

Pakistan, Qatar to enhance bilateral tourism

Pakistan, Qatar to enhance bilateral tourism

‘Qatar and Pakistan are going to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding promotion of tourism in both countries. Qatar is very keen in promoting tourism and Pakistan has a lot to offer for tourists.”

Pakistan policeman killed as blast hits polio vaccine team

Pakistan policeman killed as blast hits polio vaccine team

A policeman was killed and two others wounded Tuesday by a roadside bomb aimed at polio vaccination workers in Pakistan's restive northwest, officials said.

Pakistan declares national emergency amid desert locust infestation

Pakistan declares national emergency amid desert locust infestation

Pakistani authorities have declared a national emergency to battle the swarms of desert locusts which are eating crops on a large scale and raising fears of food insecurity.

Pakistan court annuls Musharraf's death sentence

Pakistan court annuls Musharraf's death sentence

A Pakistan court on Monday annulled the death sentence handed to former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, ruling a special court which found him guilty of treason last year was unconstitutional

Qatar Charity builds mosque in Pakistan’s Punjab

Qatar Charity builds mosque in Pakistan’s Punjab

Qatar Charity (QC), in collaboration with the government departments concerned and local communities, has successfully built a mosque in Allah Ditta Machi ...

Convicted ex-PM Sharif leaves Pakistan for medical treatment in London

Convicted ex-PM Sharif leaves Pakistan for medical treatment in London

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif left Pakistan on Tuesday in an air ambulance to receive medical treatment in London, his party said on Tuesday

QC extends relief assistance to flood victims in Pakistan

QC extends relief assistance to flood victims in Pakistan

Qatar Charity (QC), with support from benefactors in Qatar, has provided relief assistance to flood victims in Balochistan, a province of Pakistan

Pakistan to let ex-PM Sharif go abroad for medical treatment

Pakistan to let ex-PM Sharif go abroad for medical treatment

Pakistan will allow Nawaz Sharif to leave the country for medical treatment, its foreign minister told Reuters in an interview on Thursday.