Monthly Archives: June 2020

The journalist we lost to deadly Covid-19

The journalist we lost to deadly Covid-19

Worldwide, more than 114,000 are dead, NBC reports. In the U.S., The New York Times reports, it’s more than 22,000 people. Those numbers will change. We’ll update them. They’ll still be hard to comprehend. So as many of us have been taught ... Read More »

Pakistan’s Rabia Mobeen  wins prestigious William C. Ezell fellowship

Pakistan’s Rabia Mobeen wins prestigious William C. Ezell fellowship

Ms Rabia Mobeen, a post-doctoral research student at the University of New South Wales (NSW) School of Optometry and Vision Science, has received a prestigious fellowship from the American Academy of Optometry Foundation. Born in Dubai and educated in Pakistan, ... Read More »

Jacinda Ardern leads NZ to be the first corona free country

Jacinda Ardern leads NZ to be the first corona free country

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s announcement comes after health officials confirmed that the country now has no active Covid-19 cases. New Zealand will move to alert level 1 – and a return to mostly normal lives – from midnight tonight. Events such ... Read More »

US blogger Cynthia accuses PPP’s leadership of rape

US blogger Cynthia accuses PPP’s leadership of rape

The ongoing conflict between the PPP and Pakistan-based American blogger Cynthia D. Ritchie intensified on Friday after the she came out with allegations of rape and assault against some top PPP leaders. Ritchie, who was at the centre of the ... Read More »

After Maria Memon, Gharida Farooqi tests positive for Coronavirus

After Maria Memon, Gharida Farooqi tests positive for Coronavirus

Famed anchor person Gharida Farooqi is the latest to falls prey to corona virus after fellow colleague Maria Memon. So far, number of journalists across the country have been infected with the corona virus. Meanwhile, Gharida Farooqi, who is associated ... Read More »