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Pakistan Published 24 Jan, 2021 10:24am

Govt allows Russia's Sputnik V COVID vaccine for 'emergency use'

  • Russia’s Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine has become the third to be approved for emergency use in the country
  • The double dose of Sputnik V in Pakistan would cost double the rates at which it is available in India
Govt allows Russia's Sputnik V COVID vaccine for 'emergency use'
Currency Rate
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160.75
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160.65
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103.81
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0.89
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1.37
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1.22
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3850.96
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48878.54
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28631.45
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13559.29
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29447.85
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6695.07
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31048.96
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Business & Finance

BR Research

Current account

The current account is finally in deficit after a surplus streak of 5 months. It stood at $662 million in December;...
Published 22 Jan, 2021 07:25am
Industry

GlobalWafers further raises bid for Siltronic to 4.35bn euros

  • The proposal has been in jeopardy after hardly any shareholders, besides Siltronic's former parent company Wacker Chemie which has 30.8%, accepted it.
  • GlobalWafers Chief Executive Doris Hsu said the revised terms were its final offer and that the offer reflected a fair price for all shareholders.
Published 23 Jan, 2021 07:33pm

BR Research

BR Research
Think out-of-box FDI (II)

Think out-of-box FDI (II)

While there is a need to rethink FDI policy and invigorate and charge up IPAs’ role – as highlighted last in ...
Published 22 Jan, 2021 07:35am
BR Research

Biden’s hour

If seasoned American political observers are to be believed, Joe Biden has taken oath as President at an ominous...
Published 22 Jan, 2021 07:40am
BR Research

Oil rises – PL goes down

Brent crossed $56/bbl the other day, registering an 11-month high. More and more signs now tell oil prices may stage...
Published 21 Jan, 2021 07:25am

Pakistan

Pakistani origin Russian scientist 'invents cure for COVID-19'

  • Jan claims that the medicine is free from side-effects and is completely safe for human beings
  • A patient diagnosed with COVID-19 can be cured within 10 days while patients on ventilatory support can be saved by using the medicine through nebulisation: Russian scientist
Published 24 Jan, 2021 10:41am

PBC elections on 30th

LAHORE: Election of Vice Chairman Punjab Bar Council (PBC) and Chairman Executive Committee PBC would be held on... Updated 24 Jan, 2021 10:16am

Latest

World

US all set to deploy Iron Dome missile system in Gulf states

  • The Iron Dome missile interceptor is designed to protect populated areas and critical assets by neutralising short-range aerial threats
  • The system has been in operational use for nearly 10 years in Israel during which it has intercepted more than 2,400 projectiles
Published 24 Jan, 2021 11:02am
South Asia

Biden Administration to review U.S-Taliban deal

  • The United States will review the peace agreement reached with the Taliban, according to an announcement from the White House.
  • Washington wants to check that the Taliban is “living up to its commitments to cut ties with terrorist groups, to reduce violence in Afghanistan, and to engage in meaningful negotiations with the Afghan government and other stakeholders”.
Updated 23 Jan, 2021 08:25pm
A K2 first

A K2 first

EDITORIAL: A team of Nepalese climbers won the last great prize in mountaineering last Saturday when they became the...
The PM and the NRO

The PM and the NRO

EDITORIAL: The prime minister clearly feels very strongly about the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO), which...
New accountability courts

New accountability courts

EDITORIAL: The Federal cabinet has approved Rs 400 million for the establishment of 30 accountability courts all...
Aaj TV - Sunday's schedule

Aaj TV - Sunday's schedule

All timings are in PST (Pakistan Standard Time) 06:00 NEWS HOUR 06:25 HEADLINE NEWS 06:30 NEWS HOUR 06:55 HEADLINE... Published 24 Jan, 2021 03:32am