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Pakistan should be invited to global conference on climate change: US Congressman


Washington: US Congresswoman Sheila Jackson has demanded that Pakistan be invited to the World Climate Change Conference, saying that Pakistan is also struggling with the problems arising from climate change.

According to the international website, US Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee has written a letter to US President Joe Biden's Special Envoy John Kerry asking Pakistan to be invited to the US Climate Change Conference.

In her letter, Sheila Jackson said that Pakistan is also struggling with the problems caused by climate change.

She said that due to rapid melting of glaciers, rivers are facing dangers and Pakistan is an important ally of US in the region. A joint strategy should be adopted with Islamabad on the issue of climate change.

Sheila Jackson, a Democrat from Houston, is also the chairperson of the Pakistan Cox.

It should be noted that US President Joe Biden has announced a Virtual Summit / Conference on Climate Change on 22nd and 23rd April and 40 world leaders have been invited in this regard.

She said that due to rapid melting of glaciers, rivers are facing dangers and Pakistan is an important ally of US in the region. A joint strategy should be adopted with Islamabad on the issue of climate change.

Sheila Jackson, a Democrat from Houston, is also the chairperson of the Pakistan Cox.

It should be noted that US President Joe Biden has announced a Virtual Summit / Conference on Climate Change on 22nd and 23rd and 40 world leaders have been invited in this regard.

The summit comes at a time when the United States has rejoined the Paris Agreement following the departure of former US President Donald Trump and a UN conference on the subject is set to take place in Glasgow in November this year.

Later, Prime Minister Imran Khan wrote an article in the British newspaper The Times detailing his views on tackling climate change.

In the article, the Prime Minister highlighted the problems faced by Pakistan due to climate change. He said that last summer, Pakistan faced the worst rains of the century when the monsoon rains wreaked havoc.


Does lack of sleep also increase the risk of COVID-19?

Coronavirus

Researchers have found that a good night's sleep reduces the risk of Coronavirus, adding that every extra hour of sleep at night reduces the risk of COVID 19 by 12%.

Experts say that the first effect of sleep deprivation is on your physical energy and mental performance. Lack of sleep will make you feel tired and lethargic all day long. You will not be able to do your job properly, nor will you be able to think of new creative ideas.

Not only this, lack of sleep can also make you grumpy and irritable. People with long-term sleep deprivation suffer from obesity, depression, diabetes, depression and heart disease.

Research published in the medical journal BMJ Nutrition, Prevention and Health on March 22 has revealed that lack of sleep increases the risk of contracting the corona virus.

Recently, it has been said that people who sleep well and are satisfied with their jobs have a significantly lower risk of corona virus.

The experts also included medical staff in the study, who face a lot of corona virus patients and are at risk all the time.

The study involved 2,844 health workers and found that every extra hour of sleep at night reduced the risk of contracting COVID-19 by 12%, but each additional hour of sleep in the afternoon reduced the risk by 6%.

The study also found that people who suffer from work-related fatigue or lack of physical energy are 2.6 times more likely to be diagnosed with COVID-19 than others.

Recent research has identified elements that are not related to hygiene but to stress and dissatisfaction with people who are dissatisfied with proper sleep and employment.

Researchers say that the more you enjoy sleeping at night, the more you will prepare your body to fight any disease.

It should be noted that this is the first study in which lack of sleep has been found to increase the risk of COVID-19.

Another big step for Saudi Women | Pak Info Wall

Saudi Women

Riyadh: A new program has been launched to further promote Saudi women in business, under which partnerships will be established with American businessmen.

According to a report by a foreign news agency, this program for Saudi business women has been established in partnership between the United States and Saudi Arabia. Under the agreement, businesswomen in the country will be able to reach out to their American counterparts and seek their services.

The program is called "Women's Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Saudi Arabia." The program will also include workshops and networking events. Saudi women will learn the tricks of investing from American businessmen. Women from both countries can also do business with each other.

The US Embassy in Saudi Arabia announced the program in partnership with other agencies.

Martina Strong, the US embassy's charge d'affaires in the kingdom, said the program would provide Saudi women with important business information by contacting American figures. Women are progressing under Vision 2030. Women have also been promoted to higher positions in Saudi Arabia.

Meanwhile, "Latifa Al-Walan," director of Endeavor Saudi Arabia, said there were no barriers for Saudi women but they needed help.

Not a Monkey to imitate world leaders: Vladimir Putin

Covid-19 Vaccine

Russian President Vladimir Putin, in response to a question as to why he did not publicly administer the COVID-19 vaccine, said he is not a monkey who imitate other world leaders.

According to Russian media, President Vladimir Putin said in an interview that he did not vaccinate his corona live on television like other world leaders did.

On this occasion, he gave the example of a monkey and said that like monkeys imitate others, I cannot do that.

"Just because other world leaders have been vaccinated on TV, I don't need to follow them," he said.

Sputnik, a locally manufactured corona vaccine, is widely used in Russia, and is being used by other countries.


Two killed, Eight injured in US firing | Pak Info Wall


WASHINGTON: Firing has become commonplace in the United States, with two people killed and eight injured in Virginia.

According to the report of the foreign news agency, the recent shooting incident took place in the US state of Virginia, as a result of which 8 people were injured.

U.S. police have arrested several suspects in connection with the shooting, but no one has been identified.

President Biden has begun considering a presidential decree to curb the rising number of shootings in the United States.

The White House says President Biden is considering issuing an arms control order. Biden believes states must work together to resolve the issue.

Two shootings were also reported in Colorado and Georgia last week, in which 18 people lost their lives.



Corona Virus Lockdown, Thousands protest in Europe


Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets in protest of the resurgence of the coronavirus in several European countries, demanding the lifting of sanctions to restore economic activity.

According to the international website, thousands of people rallied across Europe on Saturday against the lockdown due to the coronavirus.

The coronavirus has killed 2.7 million people so far, and its spread has accelerated once again, leading to partial lockdowns in many European countries.

In these circumstances, residents of parts of Poland and France and the Ukrainian capital, Kiev, face new restrictions.

But people are struggling because of the economic situation, and thousands of people in Germany, Britain and Switzerland have marched against the sanctions.

Protests in the German city of Kassel by activists of the far right, the far left and activists spreading baseless conspiracy theories against the plague and vaccines, carried banners such as End the Lockdown and Rebellion in Corona.

Authorities used water cannon to disperse the protesters, who batons and pepper spray.

According to a police spokesman, the number of protesters was between 15,000 and 20,000 and this is one of the largest rallies this year.

Thousands protested in London against the coronavirus lockdown, with play cards carrying conspiracy theories against the corona virus.

A Metropolitan Police spokesman said 36 people had been arrested for violating the lockdown, while about 100 protesters hurled objects at police officers.

Demonstrations against the lockdown have also taken place in Amsterdam, Vienna, the Bulgarian capital Sofia.

The Japanese government has issued a tsunami warning

Japan's Meteorological Agency issued a tsunami alert on Saturday, according to a foreign news agency.

The epicenter was reported at 6:00 pm local time in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Miyagi, Japan. A tsunami alert has been issued in Miyagi Prefecture.

According to local media, no damage has been reported from Miyagi so far and the local administration is reviewing the condition of the nuclear plant in the area.

The Meteorological Department has instructed fishermen not to go to sea while citizens have been asked not to leave their homes unnecessarily.

The US Geological Survey, meanwhile, said Saturday's quake had a magnitude of 7.0 on the Richter scale.

Earlier on February 14, a magnitude 7.3 earthquake shook Japan. The epicenter was reported at 135 miles from Fukushima, at a depth of 55 kilometers.

Hundreds of buildings were damaged and more than 100 people were injured, but fortunately no casualties were reported.

Is China Sending Fake Snow to Texas (U.S.A) | Fake Snow Conspiracy Theories | Pak Info Wall

 The US is continuing its recovery after a hard-hitting Winter Storm Uri last week, which saw heavy snowfall in much of the country and in Texas and damaging water infrastructure as far south as Houston.

Esra Bilgic AKA Halima Sultan became part of Peshawar Zalmi | Pak Info Wall

Leading Turkish Drama Serial Ertugrul Ghazi's 'Halima Sultan' also known as Esra Bilgik became part of the Peshawar Zalmi family.



Javed Afridi, the owner of Peshawar Zalmi, in his message released from the social networking website Twitter, welcomed Esra Bilgik to the Zalmi family.



It may be recalled that earlier Hania Aamir and Mahira Khan, well-known actresses of Pakistani film and drama industry, have also become part of Peshawar Zalmi.

On the official Facebook account of Peshawar Zalmi, it was announced that Hania Amir has been appointed as the brand ambassador. 

"We welcome Hania Amir to be a part of Peshawar Zalmi in the sixth season," a photo of Hania Amir was posted on Zalmi's Facebook account.

Earlier, well-known Pakistani actress Mahira Khan was made Peshawar Zalmi's brand ambassador in the sixth season of Pakistan Super League (PSL).

Peshawar Zalmi, the most popular franchise of Pakistan Super League in terms of media and friend value, announced that the actress Mahira Khan will support Peshawar Zalmi in PSL season 6.

Actress Mahira Khan, who rose to fame with her TV drama serial 'Humsafar', has been appointed as Peshawar Zalmi's brand ambassador for the third time after PSL 3 and PSL Season 4.

Javed Afridi, chairman of Peshawar Zalmi, announced on Twitter that Mahira Khan would be the ambassador of Peshawar Zalmi and also welcomed her to the Zalmi family.

Can China replace USA as Superpower after Coronavirus - Post Pandemic World | Pak Info Wall

As Western countries are battling their domestic epidemic, a new stable China is taking the opportunity to present itself as an emerging superpower.



The Chinese government's misrepresentation of the Coronavirus outbreak that began in Wuhan City - initially trying to cover it up, including detaining doctors who alarmed the alarm had led to the outbreak. I helped globally. But now, as matters begin to dwindle within its own borders, Beijing needs medical equipment and doctors around the world, including Italy and Iran, who are infected with the virus outside China.
The Chinese government is trying to establish itself as a world hero who saved many people in China and beyond, said Li Seong-huen, director of the Center for Chinese Studies at the Sejong Institute in Seoul. " "China is coming out strong with its PR, in fact, that this global outbreak is also a great opportunity to end China's soft power with Europe and [others]." On the other hand, the United States is not investing so many resources to support its traditional allies and friends and is not investing enough in the war to make that statement.
US-China Trade War:

Trump has tried to deflect the US economy from China by imposing tougher tariffs on Chinese goods. He is also urging US companies to terminate their supply lines in China, and move them home, or move them to trusted countries. Last summer, Apple urged its suppliers in China to shift 15 to 30 percent of its production capacity in Southeast Asia.

Now, as a result of the Coronavirus, multinational corporations based in the United States, such as Apple, are accelerating plans to establish alternative lines of supply outside China or relocate them. The pressure is mounting on Washington to take drastic measures to reduce US dependence on China for security-related technologies. Modern computers and electronic gear. And preparing them for expansion at home.

On the other hand, China may reduce its reliance on the US market and place greater emphasis on Africa and Asia customers. The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), the main vehicle for Beijing's trade, is currently experiencing a slowdown as a result of the pandemic, but the Chinese have nevertheless experienced a fresh impetus following its recovery. it will have to be done. As part of this effort, China will demand more and more use of the yuan in trade and development agreements, which will gradually increase in dollars and euros.

US and Europe's Worsening Ties:

Europe tends to move away from Washington because of Trump's hostility to NATO and the tariffs on European goods. With the end of the current crisis, European leaders are likely to extend their distance from Washington and gain greater sovereignty in both their economic and political affairs.

All of this suggests that we are going to witness an increasingly fragmented world in the future. Three large blocks or trade zones will work. They will use different rules and create different currency. The dollar will be used in the West Hemisphere, the euro in Asia and Europe and the yuan in Asia.

Dow University experts claim they have coronavirus cure

Karachi: According to ARY News, medical experts at the Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) have claimed Monday that they have developed a drug to treat coronavirus disease patients.

According to the details, DUHS clinicians claim that intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) can treat Covid-9 patients.

"Intravenous immunoglobulin is a major development in the fight against novel coronavirus," said research team member Professor Mohammad Saeed Qureshi.
He said that globulin was prepared with purified antibodies, which were recovered from coronavirus patients. The head of the research team, Prof Shaukat Ali, described Corona treatment as a ray of hope during the epidemic crisis.

On April 09, the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan approved its clinical trials of blood plasma therapy to treat coronavirus patients in the country.
Plasma, which is a blood fluid with antibodies after the disease, has already proven effective in small studies for the treatment of infectious diseases, including Ebola and SARS.
According to the National Dashboard, by April 13, confirmed coronavirus cases have reached 5,374 in the country because according to the National Dashboard, 93 people have died from the infection to date.

Young Indian Girl raped to death in Coronavirus Isolation ward in India.


A 25-year-old girl, placed in the solitary ward on suspicion of a Coronavirus infection, has died of a rape at the hospital and two people have been arrested in connection with the incident. The incident took place in Gaya district, where the young girl went to her mother's house after aborting her two-month-old fetus.
Due to excessive bleeding, she was admitted to Anurag Narain Mahat Hospital, and the doctor suspected that she might be affected by COVID 19. He put her in an isolated ward.

Highlights:
  • Coronavirus pandemic disease, a doctor allegedly abused a woman in a separate ward.
  • The woman was bleeding from an abortion, but she was also suspected of having a COVID-19.
After a few days of testing and further tests, it was confirmed that the girl was not a coronavirus patient and had been discharged. He was bleeding at home and died on April 6.

Coronavirus total Cases in Pakistan?

ISLAMABAD: The confirmed Coronavirus cases in Pakistan reach 1,865 according to National Command and Control Center.

As indicated by the report, there are 652 cases in Punjab, 625 in Sindh, 221 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 153 in Balochistan, 58 in Islamabad, 148 in Gilgit Baltistan and six cases in Azad Kashmir.

The quantity of patients recovered from the infection remains at 57, while, 25 Pakistanis lost their lives and 11 stay in critical condition, as per the national dashboard.

61 new instances of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) were recognized in Sindh on Tuesday morning. Sindh Minister for Health and Population Welfare Dr. Azra Fazal Pechuho said so far 294 instances of COVID-19 have been tried positive in Karachi, with 45 new cases. 57 in Hyderabad and two cases were accounted for in Jamshoro and one in Jacobabad.
The minister said out of 627 cases 41 have completely recouped and released from the clinics.

Sindh has conducted a 5,945 total number of tests.


America now leads the World in Confirmed Covid-19 Cases

Researchers cautioned that the United States sometime would turn into the nation hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic. That minute showed up on Thursday.
In the United States, in any event, 81,321 individuals are known to have been contaminated with the coronavirus, including in excess of 1,000 deaths a larger number of cases than China, Italy or some other nation has seen, as per information assembled by The New York Times.

There is a crucial distinction between China and the US. China has broken the spread of the infection with a lockdown that previously began in Wuhan on January 23 and is currently being lifted in stages; just two or three dozen new cases are purportedly affirmed every day, and the majority of these are obviously presented from abroad. The US has not broken the pestilence. Also, if Trump has his direction, facilitating rules to remain at home by Easter, we will neglect to stop the scourge and millions more will be contaminated. Indeed, even with dynamic control, we may be looking around 81,000 passings by July as per another nitty-gritty examination from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington in Seattle.
The exchange of the infection, which may have begun in bats, to people was an unexpected occasion. The reaction to that occasion has been controlled by the arrangements of countries. On December 31, the Wuhan government freely affirmed it was treating many instances of a puzzling new pneumonia flare-up and on January 7, authorities recognized another coronavirus as the reason. The main affirmed case in Japan was distinguished in mid-January, with South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, and the US taking action accordingly inside days.

Trump bears direct obligation regarding America's ineptness and bombed reaction to the pestilence. Since Trump came into office, he has deliberately dismantled our defensive general wellbeing framework. The pandemic unit at the National Security Council was destroyed in 2018 under his supervision. Trump cut the CDC's pandemic control groups in 39 nations, including China. Also, when the scourge hit, Trump overlooked it, made light of it, and made rehashed bogus cases. Indeed, even now, he gushes foul jabber about restarting the economy by Easter when general wellbeing specialists state the danger is going to continue for far longer.
Americans the nation over are battling to remain alive, while Trump goes about as though he is progressively aim on sparing the economy. We can in any case attempt to control the infection as the East Asian nations are doing and in the process, we will safeguard the economy as well. We need conclusive activity across states and urban areas. We are discovering initiative today in our governors, city hall leaders, and our bold cutting edge wellbeing laborers.

Coronavirus Pandemic: Which Celebrities are affected?

Top celebrities have been infected as governments take strict measures to curb the virus.




The coronavirus pandemic has spread into more than 190 nations, with the overall loss of life from the infection outperforming the 18,000 imprints on March 25.
Among the in excess of 420,000 cases recorded universally are government authorities, big names and sports characters as specialists around the globe catch to contain the spread of the infection.
Prominent occasions including the yearly Met Gala - regularly alluded to as design's greatest night out - won't happen. The affair has been delayed uncertainly from its booked first Monday of May, as indicated by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York in the United States.

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Celebrities who got affected are:
  • Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson: The mainstream Hollywood couple reported on March 11 that they were contaminated by the coronavirus and were set in isolation in a Gold Coast medical clinic in Australia.
  • Luis Sepulveda: The top of the line Chilean essayist, who lives in northern Spain, additionally said he was tainted. Reports state he demonstrated side effects of the coronavirus in February after he came back from an abstract celebration in Portugal.
  • Idris Elba: The British on-screen character and artist said he has tried positive for COVID-19 on March 16 out of a video posted on Twitter, and that despite the fact that he had no side effects so far he was segregating himself from others.
  • Daniel Dae Kim: South Korean-American entertainer most popular for the TV arrangement "Hawaii 5-0," said on Thursday he had tried positive for the coronavirus. Kim, talking from his home in Hawaii, declared the news in an Instagram posting and video. 

Young people are also vulnerable to the Coronavirus: WHO

Washington: The director general's World Health Organization, Dr. Tedros, said in a message to the youth that the virus could affect young people.

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The Coronavirus epidemic has claimed 11,404 deaths worldwide, while 276,125 people have become ill in 185 countries, according to a foreign news agency report.
The director-general of the World Health Organization said in his message to the youth in view of the Karuna virus that young people are not infectious, that the Coronavirus epidemic can make young people sick.
He said I appeal to young people to stay in the house because the movement of young people is the choice of one's life or death.
He said that the situation in Wuhan, China's industrial city and the earliest site of the Coronavirus, is a hope for the world to see.
It must be understood that the situation in Italy is much worse than in China, where the bodies have been piled up in hospitals, the death toll has exceeded 4,000 in the last 24 hours after the death of 627 people. In Italy, the army served to dispose of the bodies and the bodies were transported to military trucks throughout the cemeteries.
According to a foreign news agency report, the government's poor system of dealing with the Coronavirus in Italy and the irresponsibility and carelessness of the people made the situation worse.





If people take precautions, they can deal with the virus: PM Imran Khan

 If people take precautions, they can deal with the virus: PM Imran Khan


According to the reports, Prime Minister Imran Khan said: while talking to the senior Journalists that when coronavirus spread in china there was a huge pressure on us for the return of Pakistani Students. But, I had to applaud them that not a single case in Pakistan came from China.



He said that Pakistan is taking steps to tackle the coronavirus by looking at the experiences of other countries. They have also taken the path of Isolation. Countries have lockdown and people are restricted to their homes.
Imran Khan said that the emergency measures are been taken by the NDMA, necessary supplies are being sent from overseas. Instead of breaking the news and creating panic, only the facts should be made known to the public.
The Prime Minister said that if the atmosphere of rumor was created then it would be very harmful. He said that there are 2 different strategies coming out to deal with the Coronavirus, a strategy that has been followed by a kind of lockdown in Karachi, like the complete lockdown in Karachi. Close cricket matches, schools are closed, shops are closed, we have closed places where people were gathering more. The Prime Minister said that if the complete lockdown will result in the loss of people from the daily wages, we will not even have the resources for a full lockdown.