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  • Pakistan to send chloroquine tablets to US, Saudi Arabia among others: Awan

    Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan on Tuesday said that the federal cabinet has decided to send chloroquine tablets to "friendly nations" to help them in their time of need...

    While briefing the media after a cabinet meeting in Islamabad, Awan said that one million chloroquine tablets will be sent to Saudi Arabia and United States each, 500,000 to Turkey and Italy each, 5m to the...

  • ‘Marine pollution costing Pakistan billions of rupees’

    KARACHI: Utter neglect towards marine pollution costs Pakistan billions of rupees every year that includes the huge expenditures the country incurs on account of vessel repair and maintenance, as constant flow of untreated toxic effluent towards the sea has doubled (metal) corrosion rate...

    According to him, the Pakistan Navy alone incurs a loss of Rs1bn annually on vessel repair and maintenance as (metal) corrosion rate owing to...

  • Primary school children in KP to get tablets

    PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Education Mohammad Atif Khan on Friday said the provincial government in collaboration with national and international organisations was planning to introduce information technology at primary schools to bring them at par with the private educational institutions...

    Speaking at a meeting of education officers, IT experts and officials of Telenor mobile company here, he said the KP government...

  • Khyber residents get water purification tablets

    LANDI KOTAL: The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf, Khyber chapter, on Monday distributed seven million water purification tablets to the residents of Landi Kotal here...

    PTI local leader Shahid Khan Shinwari distributed the tablets among representatives of different tribes during a ceremony held at the local press club...

  • Nokia to make mobile, tablets comeback

    HELSINKI: Nokia, once the world’s top mobile phone maker, on Wednesday announced its return to the fiercely competitive handsets and tablets market years after being crushed there by Samsung and Apple...

    Nokia, which is now a leading telecom equipment maker, said it would license its brand to a new Finnish company which will produce phones and tablets under the Nokia name...

  • Roman writing tablets reveal early London life

    MORE than 400 Roman writing tablets have been unearthed in the heart of London, shedding light on the commerce-driven life in what would become the city of London, archaeologists said on Wednesday...

    The wooden tablets contain the earliest surviving written reference to London, and the earliest dated handwritten document from Britain: Jan 8, AD57 — less than 14 years after the Roman invasion...

  • Samsung launches new tablets in flagship phone hiatus

    Samsung Electronics launched two new tablets on Sunday, marking its first major announcement since being forced to withdraw the flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphone after some of the devices caught fire...

    The Tab S3 will have speakers by Harman-owned AKG, Samsung's first use of the brand since agreeing to buy Harman for $8 billion last year...

  • UAE airline to lend tablets to work around ban

    NEW YORK: The Etihad Airways has come up with a novel idea to work around the bar placed by the Trump administration on carrying of electronic devices like smartphones and tablets on US-bound flights from 10 airports in the Middle East and North Africa...

    It has decided to lend tablets to the first and business class passengers for use during its flights...

  • Huawei to install Russian OS on tablets

    MOSCOW: China’s Huawei has begun talks with Russia about installing Russian operating system (OS) Aurora on 360,000 of its tablets to conduct Russia’s population census next year, two sources told Reuters...

    Huawei is in talks with the Russian Ministry of Communications, a spokeswoman for Huawei said, but did not provide any other details...

  • Pharmacies in Karachi run out of cholroquine tablets after positive outcome of COVID-19 clinical tests

    Pharmacies in Pakistan's major cities of Karachi and Lahore have run out of medicines having hydroxychloroquine phosphate, also known as cholroquine, it emerged on Friday, after news began circulating on social media that the drug was effective in treating patients who test positive for the novel coronavirus...

    Several pharmacy chains in Karachi including Bin Hashim Pharmacy, Kausar Medicos, Nice Pharmacy and Newway Pharmacy confirmed...

  • Living off 400 rupees a day

    Think for a moment about the man whose salary 10 years ago was Rs9,000 and today is Rs12,500...

    How does he pay for utilities and his rent? How does he educate his children or take care of his ailing mother?Let me introduce you to Obaid ur Rehman, who works in a five-star hotel in Karachi...

  • Over half a million rupees looted in year’s sixth bank heist

    KARACHI: Some three armed robbers stormed a private microfinance bank in the old city’s Kharadar area on Tuesday, held security guards and staff at gunpoint and took away more than half a million rupees as the bank management allegedly had not followed the standard operating procedures (SOPs) to prevent such robberies, police said...

     “One of the security guards and a few staffers of the bank have been taken into custody only for...

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