Children are the most affected in the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. They have been forced to postpone all their external activities, particularly group play.
Pakistan has lost millions of precious lives fighting against terrorism for the last four decades. There is no doubt that Pakistan is the only country in the world that has won the war against terrorism after paying a huge price
It’s bittersweet news of the teen who was apprehended because he hacked into the Twitter accounts of celebrities. Bitter for the fraud and sweet because of the ingenuity of a person who’s less of an adult (Teen arrested as mastermind of Twitter hack in Florida,” Aug.1, Gulf Today).
I am sure there are many people like me who dread to read the dailies or switch on their TVs these days. There is nothing but coronavirus headlines, death toll, etc.
England riding on Broad’s heroics did well to regain the Wisden Trophy they lost in the Caribbean last year. But probably it also learnt a dear lesson —suffering the ignominy of a four-wicket loss in the first Test for having left the star performer from the line-up (“Stuart Broad takes 500 Test wickets as England seal West Indies series win,” July 29, Gulf Today).
This refers to the report ‘Modi calls for strict vigil, says virus needs much more time’ (July 27). As the average daily positive COVID-19 cases have reached almost 50,000,
India continues to have about 50,000 new COVID-19 new cases daily, which are astronomical figures. At the current rate of case increases, within seven to ten days, the number of cases may exceed those in Brazil
Offering free medical cover to the passengers who are diagnosed with COVID-19 while travelling is the best offer by the best airlines — Emirates Airlines — in the world (“Emirates offers free medical cover for COVID-19 to boost travel confidence,” July 24, Gulf Today website).