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Tokyo, 2020, torch relay, rehearsal

Tokyo 2020 holds torch relay rehearsal

02 February, 2020 10:12 am 10:12 am

HAMURA CITY, Japan (Reuters) – Japanese actress Satomi Ishihara performed the first ‘torch kiss’ handover of the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics torch relay on Saturday during a rehearsal on the outskirts of the capital. Ishihara’s handover in Hamura City formed part of a dress rehearsal for Tokyo 2020 organisers, who mimicked three legs of the … Read More


International, Nautical, Competition, 2020, starts, Karachi

International Nautical Competition 2020 starts in Karachi

02 February, 2020 7:52 pm 7:52 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The 3rd Pakistan Navy International Nautical Competition started at Pakistan Naval Academy, Karachi on Monday. Six International teams besides Pakistan Naval Academy and Pakistan Marine Academy are participating in the week long competition. The Commandant Pakistan Naval Academy graced the opening ceremony as chief guest. During the PN International Nautical Competition, … Read More


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NAB files first reference of 2020

01 January, 2020 6:42 pm 6:42 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – National Accountability Bureau (NAB) office in Rawalpindi filed first reference of 2020 against Musharraf era ‘Saaf Pani Sab Ke Liye’ program. According to the NAB, the accused granted contracts of Rs3.5 billion to fake companies resulting in loss of billions to national exchequer. The companies were given benefit despite of incompetency. … Read More


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India targets new moon mission in 2020

01 January, 2020 7:32 pm 7:32 pm

BANGLORE (AFP) – India plans to make a fresh attempt to land an unmanned mission on the moon in 2020 after a failed bid last year, the head of the country’s space programme said Wednesday. Work is going smoothly on the Chandrayaan-3 mission to put a rover probe on the moon’s surface, Indian Space Research … Read More


Brexit, done, division, 2020, Johnson, Britons

Let’s get Brexit done and end division in 2020, Johnson tells Britons

01 January, 2020 12:16 pm 12:16 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would bring his divided nation back together next year when Britain leaves the European Union, telling Britons they were set for a “fantastic year and a remarkable decade”. Fresh from winning a large parliamentary majority in an election just over two weeks ago, Johnson said in … Read More


World, welcomes, 2020, celebrations, shadowed, wildfires, protests, Korea, tensions

World welcomes 2020, but celebrations shadowed by wildfires, protests, Kore...

01 January, 2020 8:43 am 8:43 am

SYDNEY/HONG KONG/LONDON (Reuters) – The world celebrated the New Year on Wednesday with fireworks displays from Sydney to London, although celebrations were clouded by deadly wildfires in Australia, protests in Hong Kong and India and new nuclear tensions with North Korea. Large crowds gathered in European capitals for spectacular fireworks displays that lit up the … Read More


Britain, raise, minimum, wage, 6%, 2020

Britain says will raise minimum wage by more than 6% in 2020

12 December, 2019 9:14 am 9:14 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s national minimum wage will rise by more than 6% next year, taking it to 8.74 pounds ($11.49) an hour, the government announced on Tuesday. The move puts Britain on track to meet its target for the minimum wage to reach 60% of median earnings by 2020, it added. “Hard work should … Read More


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Spotify to suspend political advertising in 2020

12 December, 2019 11:46 am 11:46 am

(Reuters) – Spotify Technology SA said it would pause selling political advertisements on its music streaming platform in early 2020. The world’s most popular paid music streaming service, with nearly 141 million users tuning into its ad-supported platform in October, said the pause would extend to Spotify original and exclusive podcasts as well. The move, … Read More


Britain threatens Brexit cliff-edge to force EU trade deal by December 2020

12 December, 2019 9:05 am 9:05 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain set a hard deadline of December 2020 on Tuesday to reach a new trade deal with the European Union, betting that the prospect of another Brexit cliff-edge would force Brussels to move more quickly than usual to seal an accord. Johnson will use his control of parliament to outlaw any extension … Read More


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Johnson uses UK law to demand EU trade deal by end of 2020

12 December, 2019 9:02 am 9:02 am

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will use the prospect of a Brexit cliff-edge at the end of 2020 to push for the European Union to give him a comprehensive free trade deal in less than 11 months. In his boldest move since winning a majority in Thursday’s election, Johnson will use his … Read More


Malaysia PM, suggests, could, stay, office, 2020

Malaysia PM suggests he could stay in office beyond 2020

12 December, 2019 5:00 pm 5:00 pm

DOHA (Reuters) – Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad suggested on Saturday he may seek to stay in power after 2020, just four days after he promised to make way for his anointed successor Anwar Ibrahim. Asked at the Doha Forum in Qatar if he would step down in 2020, the world’s oldest prime minister said … Read More


Ahsan Iqbal, predicts, fresh, transparent, election, 2020

Ahsan Iqbal predicts fresh, transparent election in 2020

11 November, 2019 11:29 pm 11:29 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – PML-N leader Ahsan Iqbal has said that fresh and transparent election will be held in 2020. Talking to the media after a meeting of the Rahbar Committee on Tuesday, he said that the opposition had decided to advance with a joint strategy. “We have to secure the future of the poor … Read More


NASA, manned, SpaceX, mission, first-quarter, 2020

NASA aims for first manned SpaceX mission in first-quarter 2020

10 October, 2019 8:25 am 8:25 am

HAWTHORNE, Calif. (Reuters) – SpaceX’s new Crew Dragon astronaut capsule will be ready for its first manned flight into orbit in the first quarter of next year provided “everything goes according to plan” in upcoming tests, NASA chief Jim Bridenstine said on Thursday. The pronouncement of a revised time frame signaled NASA believes SpaceX is … Read More


PML-N, leader, Ahsan Iqbal, 2020, year, elections

PML-N leader Ahsan Iqbal says 2020 is year of elections

09 September, 2019 7:16 pm 7:16 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – PML-N leader Ahsan Iqbal has said that 2020 is the year of elections. Speaking at the first death anniversary of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz on Wednesday, he said that the PTI government had destroyed the economy in one year. “The coterie of conspirators will meet the fate worst than the PML-Q,” he … Read More


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Pakistan to host Asia Cup T20I next year

05 May, 2019 10:23 pm 10:23 pm

SINGAPORE (92 News) – Pakistan will host Asia Cup T20I next year before the ICC World T20I to be held in Australia. The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) has awarded the hosting rights for the 2020 Asia Cup to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). This has been decided in the meeting of the Asian Cricket Council, … Read More