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New Pfizer, BioNTech Coronavirus Vaccine May not be Suitable for Asian Countries

The world on Monday cheered as the Pfizer and BioNTech announced its vaccine was more than 90% effective based on initial clinical trials results. But many Asian countries aren't betting on the experimental shot to solve their COVID-19 crisis any time soon given the tropical heat, and a dearth of ultra-cold

FBR Send Notice to Master Tiles to Explain Expenditure on Wedding of Director’s Daughter

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Monday asked Master Tiles to explain expenditures incurred on the wedding ceremony of the director’s daughter, Profit has learnt.Gujranwala’s chief commissioner of Inland Revenue served notice to Master Tiles Director Sheikh Muhammad Iqbal with regard to extravagant expenditure made on the ceremony.At the wedding, Rose

Pakistan to Open First Compatitive Wholesale Market for Eletricity Approved by NEPRA

The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has approved the detailed design of the CTBCM.According to the details, NEPRA has approved CTBCM, which will open a competitive wholesale market for electricity in Pakistan.According to the detailed design approved by CTBCM, this competitive electricity market will be operational in Pakistan by

Smart 5-Year-Old Girl Can Name 195 Countries, Their Capitals in 5 Minutes

Praanvi Gupta has found a place in the India Book of Records as well as the Asia Book of Records, and is vying for a spot in the Guinness World Records.A student of Gems Modern Academy in Dubai, Praanvi’s room walls are plastered with world maps. Globes and maps feature

Collins Dictionary Declares ‘Lockdown’ as Word of the Year 2020

Lockdown' has been declared word of the year 2020 by the Collins Dictionary. "Lockdown, the containment measure implemented by governments around the world to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, has been named the Collins Word of the Year 2020," the dictionary said in a statement. "Our lexicographers chose ‘lockdown’ as Word of the

Noble Testing Processing Agency (NTPA) Offering Tabeer Scholarship 2020-21; Click for Apply

Noble Testing & Processing Agency (NTPA) Punjab is offering latest tabeer scholarship 2020-21 programme for the students (Boys & Girls) of Pakistan.Tabeer Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship Tabeer scholarship worth is 250,000/- Merit test for scholarship will be conducted according to the Punjab Educational syllabus and selection will be

Google Might Soon Let Anyone add Street View Images with Just their Phones

A feature called Driving Mode has been showing up for some people in the side menu of the Google Street View app. When enabled, this feature allows users to capture Street View images without the special camera and might also be able to blur out faces and license plates automatically.Google’s

McDonald’s Announces ‘McPlant’ Burger and Other Vegetarian Menu Items

McDonald’s could be launching a plant-based burger in 2021.During an investment meeting on Monday, International President Ian Borden said “The McPlant” has been created “by McDonald’s and for McDonald’s”.Along with a meat-free burger, Borden added the range may include chicken substitutes and vegetarian breakfast sarnies.The manager of McDonald’s international operations added:

Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine: Meet the Husband-and-Wife ‘Dream Team’ Behind the Vaccine

On Monday, November 9, 2020, US multinational pharmaceutical firm Pfizer and its partner German drug company BionTech announced that their coronavirus vaccine was more than 90 per cent in preventing an infection with SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19, based on initial data from the phase 3 clinical trials.