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Pakistan launches Phase III trials for Chinese Cansinobio’s Covid-19 vaccine

Pakistan has launched Phase III clinical trials for CanSino Biologics' Covid-19 vaccine candidate, a government minister and an official at the Chinese pharmaceutical company...

Pakistani court rules deadly 2012 blaze was arson, sentences two to death

Pakistan's deadliest industrial fire, which killed more than 260 garment factory workers in 2012, was a case of arson and not an accident, a...

Karachi floods hint at shifting monsoon

Flood-slammed Karachi, Pakistan’s largest city, could face worsening urban inundations in coming years, in part as the South Asian monsoon shifts, climate scientists have...

Facebook to curb private groups spreading hate, misinformation

In 2019, Facebook took down about 12 million pieces of content in groups for violating policies on hate speech, 87 per cent of which...

UN warns of ‘further war crimes’ in Myanmar’s Rahkine

Rohingya refugees watch on a mobile phone a live feed of Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi's appearance at the UN's International Court...

UK helps repatriate ancient Hindu idols stolen from India

A SET of three idols of Lord Ram, Sita and Lakshman, stolen from a temple in Tamil Nadu decades ago, were returned to the...

Indoco Remedies’ Olanzapine tablets gets USFDA approva

A sign for the Food And Drug Administration is seen outside of the headquarters on July 20, 2020 in White Oak, Maryland. (Photo by...

Dalai Lama calls for unified global action on climate change

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama called on world leaders Saturday to join forces in fighting climate change. “Now we should pay more attention about...

UN calls for Rohingya to take part in Myanmar election

FILE PHOTO: Rohingya refugees gather to mark the second anniversary of the exodus at the Kutupalong camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, August 25, 2019....

Al-Qaeda threatens Charlie Hebdo for republishing Mohammed cartoons: SITE

AL-QAEDA has threatened French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo with a repeat of a 2015 massacre of its staff, after it republished controversial cartoons of...