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Latest petrol price in Pakistan

Latest petrol price in Pakistan

Petrol can be seen coming out of a petrol nozzle in this illustration. — File photo  The government has approved a Rs2.13/litre hike in petrol and  moved up the price of High-Speed Diesel by  Rs1.79/litre, a statement from the Finance Ministry said Tuesday. The price of kerosene oil is being increased …

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Pakistan, Egypt vow to strengthen military, bilateral ties

Pakistan, Egypt vow to strengthen military, bilateral ties

Photo: Radio Pakistan. CAIRO: The Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Nadeem Raza on  Tuesday met with the President of Egypt, General Abdel Fattah El-Sisi (Retd), during his official visit to the North-African country, a statement released by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said Tuesday. During the meeting, matters …

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Attack on Muslim family in Canada shocked everyone in Pakistan: PM

Attack on Muslim family in Canada shocked everyone in Pakistan: PM

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan gestures during an interview with Reuters in Islamabad, Pakistan, June 4, 2021. -REUTERS ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the murder of a Muslim family in Canada has “shocked” everyone in Pakistan. In an interview with a Canadian media outlet, the prime minister …

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Coronavirus: Pakistan reports 1,303 COVID-19 cases in a day

Coronavirus: Pakistan reports 1,303 COVID-19 cases in a day

Pakistan reported 1,303 cases of the coronavirus on Friday, as per data from the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC).  The country has seen a decline in the number of coronavirus cases on a daily basis after ramping up vaccinations.  While Pakistan reported a coronavirus positivity rate of 3.21%, 47 …

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Pakistan to buy coronavirus vaccines worth $1bn, say sources

Pakistan to buy coronavirus vaccines worth $1bn, say sources

File photo Pakistan has allocated $1bn to procure coronavirus vaccines to vaccinate 70mn people by the year’s end, said sources according to Geo News.  Finance Minister Shaukat Tarin gave the go-ahead when he approved $1bn funds during a meeting of the cabinet’s Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) Wednesday, said sources.  The …

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Coronavirus: Pakistan administers 10mn doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Coronavirus: Pakistan administers 10mn doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Federal Minister for Planning Asad Umar. ISLAMABAD: Pakistan achieved the milestone of administering 10,000,000 doses of the coronavirus vaccine to people on Wednesday, with federal minister Asad Umar saying the country aimed to increase this  to achieve the target of vaccinating 70 million people by December 2021.  Addressing a brief …

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