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India

Syed Raza Hassan

Pakistan drug firm to import potential COVID-19 treatment from Bangladesh

29 May 2020

KARACHI, Pakistan A pharmaceutical company in Pakistan plans to import the antiviral drug remdesivir, which has shown promise in treating coronavirus patients, from neighbouring Bangladesh, it said in a stock exchange filing on Friday.

Investigators scour Pakistan air crash site for clues and cockpit voice recorder

28 May 2020

KARACHI, Pakistan A team of Pakistani and French investigators on Wednesday sifted through the wreckage of a Pakistani airliner that crashed in the southern city of Karachi last Friday, searching for clues around what caused the worst airline disaster in the country in years.

'No Eid in our home': Pakistani families mourn crash victims

25 May 2020

KARACHI/ISLAMABAD As Fazal Rahmaan, 80, and his wife, Wahida Rahmaan, 74, boarded a plane in the Pakistani city of Lahore on Friday, their family's biggest fear was that they might catch the coronavirus on their way to spend the holiday in Karachi.

Death toll from Pakistan airliner crash 97, black box found: authorities

23 May 2020

KARACHI, Pakistan The flight data recorder from the Pakistani airliner that crashed into a residential neighbourhood of Karachi has been found, an official said on Saturday, as the death toll rose to 97. | Video

Death toll from Pakistan airliner crash 97, 2 survivors: authorities

23 May 2020

KARACHI, Pakistan, May 23 The death toll from Friday's passenger aircraft crash in Pakistan's southern city of Karachi has been confirmed at 97 with two survivors, while no fatalities were reported from the dense residential neighbourhood where the aircraft crash-landed, authorities said on Saturday.

Pakistani airliner carrying 99 plunges into Karachi houses

23 May 2020

KARACHI, Pakistan A Pakistan International Airlines Airbus jet with 99 people aboard crashed into a crowded residential district of the city of Karachi on Friday afternoon after twice trying to land at the airport, a witness said. | Video

Pakistanische Passagiermaschine mit 99 Menschen an Bord abgestürzt

22 May 2020

Karatschi In Pakistan ist ein Flugzeug der staatlichen Airline PIA mit 99 Menschen an Bord über einem Wohngebiet der Stadt Karatschi abgestürzt.

Pakistan resumes domestic flights, insists on masks and empty seats

16 May 2020

KARACHI, Pakistan Pakistan resumed domestic flights between major cities for the first time in nearly two months on Saturday with the requirement that face masks be worn and vacant seats left between passengers, officials said.

Markets teem as Pakistan's lockdown eases despite infection surge

12 May 2020

KARACHI Markets across Pakistan were teeming on Monday after opening up for the first time in over a month as the country began to lift its lockdown despite a rise in the rate of coronavirus infections.

UPDATE 1-Markets teem as Pakistan's lockdown eases despite infection surge

12 May 2020

KARACHI, May 11 Markets across Pakistan were teeming on Monday after opening up for the first time in over a month as the country began to lift its lockdown despite a rise in the rate of coronavirus infections.

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