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Pak condemns terrorism, cautions against

Pak condemns terrorism, cautions against

Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs Andleeb Abbas represented Pakistan in the 19th meeting of the Council of Heads of Government of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO-CHG), held via video conference, according to a statement by the Foreign Office. She also underscored the imperative of creating a safe and secure neighborhood

Moderna to seek emergency clearance

Moderna to seek emergency clearance

Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Moderna's announcement had come just a week after Pfizer and Biontech said their COVID-19 vaccine candidate was found to be more than 90 per cent effective in preventing COVID-19 in participants. "This is a pivotal moment in the development of our COVID-19 vaccine candidate. Since early January, we have chased this virus

Biden unveils January 20 inaugural

Biden unveils January 20 inaugural

Biden is naming Delaware State University president Tony Allen to serve as CEO of his presidential inaugural committee and campaign chief operating officer Maju Varghese as the group's executive director. The inaugural committee works in coordination with Congress' planning group around arrangements for the Capitol ceremony, and organizes

Novel coronavirus may enter brain

Novel coronavirus may enter brain

Although recent research has described the presence of viral RNA in the brain and cerebrospinal fluid, it remains unclear where the virus enters and how it is distributed within the brain. The researchers from Charite-Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany examined the nasopharnyx -- the upper part of the throat that connects to the nasal cavity