US weekly jobless claims at 3.84mln, virus total passes 30mln

Washington: Another 3.84 million US workers filed for unemployment benefits last week and the total has…

Talks on Ukraine conflict end with little signs of progress

MOSCOW: The foreign ministers of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine on Thursday discussed advancing peace in…

‘Get rid of stopgap tax measures to pull in revenue’

KARACHI: Pakistan Business Council (PBC) on Thursday advised the government to do away with makeshift tax…

Karachi sees worst day in fight against corona as 12 more perish

Karachi witnessed the worst day with respect to the coronavirus deaths on Thursday when 12 people,…

Warsaw hospitals eye drones to transport virus test samples

WARSAW: A Polish company is betting that its drones can help save lives by speeding up…

Looking at the economy

Pakistan’s economy is already in a critical condition and Covid-19 has the power to destroy the…

Razak Dawood proposes reduction in indirect taxes

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood on Thursday proposed reduction in indirect…

KP govt appeals to people to cooperate with medical staff

PESHAWAR: The KP government has appealed the people to stay home and help the medical staff…

Mourinho says bringing football back would be morale-boosting for fans

LONDON: Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho believes bringing football back, even behind closed doors, would be a…

Umar Akmal may not end up with an exact 3-year ban: report

Files Pakistani cricketer Umar Akmal, who was recently slapped with a three-year ban by the Pakistan…