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In bid, repair, ties, Japan, South Korea, agree, summit, next month

In bid to repair ties, Japan and South Korea agree to summit next month

11 November, 2019 9:07 pm 9:07 pm

NAGOYA, JAPAN (Reuters) – Japan and South Korea agreed on Saturday to hold formal talks next month, taking a step towards improving relations strained by decades of bitterness over their wartime past and now exacerbated by a simmering trade dispute. The decision to return to the table came a day after Seoul made a last-minute … Read More


Iraqi, prime minister, main, backers, agree, oust, him

Iraqi prime minister’s main backers agree to oust him

10 October, 2019 8:28 pm 8:28 pm

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi’s two main backers have agreed to work to remove him from office as protests against his government gained momentum in Baghdad and much of the Shi’ite south only to be met with violence. Populist Shi’ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, who leads parliament’s largest bloc, had asked Abdul … Read More


EU nations agree Brexit delay until Jan 31 as PM Johnson seeks election

10 October, 2019 6:35 pm 6:35 pm

BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) – The European Union on Monday agreed a 3-month flexible delay to Britain’s departure from the bloc as Prime Minister Boris Johnson pushes for an election after opponents forced him to request an extension he had vowed never to ask for. Just days before the United Kingdom is formally due to leave the … Read More


Govt, opposition, agree, hold, Azadi March, Kashmir Highway

Government, opposition agree on Kashmir Highway as Azadi March venue

10 October, 2019 8:49 pm 8:49 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The talks between the government and the opposition remained successful on Saturday as both sides agreed on the venue of Azadi March. Sources said that the government-opposition dialogues committee had informed about the decision. They said that the stage for Azadi March will be prepared at Peshawar Morr. However, the participants … Read More


Pakistan, India, agree, draft, Kartarpur corridor, agreement

India agrees in principle on draft of Kartarpur corridor agreement

10 October, 2019 8:38 pm 8:38 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) –India has agreed on the draft of the agreement of the Kartarpur corridor. According to the diplomatic sources, India has accepted the condition of the payment of US$20 as service charges. Both countries have exchanged tentative statistics about the corridor. However, India has not informed Pakistan about the date for signing the … Read More


PML-N, JUI-F, agree, convene, APC, unite, opposition, parties, Azadi March

PML-N, JUI-F agree to convene APC to unite opposition parties for Azadi Mar...

10 October, 2019 6:10 pm 6:10 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – A PML-N delegation led by Ahsan Iqbal met JUI-F chief Maulana Fazalur Rahman to discuss the Azadi March on Wednesday. The PML-N delegation comprised of Ayaz Sadiq, Ameer Muqam and other leaders. They discussed the strategy about Azadi March. They agreed to convene an all parties conference (APC) to unite the … Read More


PM Imran Khan, Malaysian, counterpart, agree, further, enhance, bilateral, ties, Kashmir

PM Imran Khan, Malaysian counterpart discuss bilateral ties & Kashmir ...

09 September, 2019 11:07 pm 11:07 pm

NEW YORK (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan met with Prime Minister of Malaysia Mahathir Mohamad on the sidelines of UNGA session in New York on Wednesday. Both leaders agreed to enhance further bilateral relations. Prime Minister Imran Khan thanked Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad for stressing the implementation of the relevant UNSC resolutions … Read More


Sudan-crisis

Sudan mayhem: Military, opposition agree constitutional declaration

08 August, 2019 7:48 am 7:48 am

KHARTOUM – Sudan’s ruling military council and main opposition coalition have agreed on a constitutional declaration which will pave the way for a new period of transitional government. African Union mediator Mohamed Hassan Lebatt made the announcement early on Saturday, without giving any details. Sudan has been in turmoil since the military ousted President Omar … Read More


UN, Yemeni, warring, sides, agree, port, ceasefire, moves

UN says Yemeni warring sides agree port ceasefire moves

07 July, 2019 4:45 pm 4:45 pm

GENEVA (Reuters) – Yemen’s warring parties have agreed new measures to enforce a ceasefire and facilitate a troop pullback from the flashpoint port of Hodeidah, the United Nations said on Monday. Representatives of the Iran-aligned Houthi movement and the Saudi-backed Yemeni government met on a UN ship in the Red Sea for talks on Sunday … Read More


US, Taliban, talks, end, Afghans, agree, 'roadmap for peace'

US, Taliban talks end after rival Afghans agree on ‘roadmap for peace...

07 July, 2019 9:20 pm 9:20 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – The US special envoy for peace in Afghanistan wound up on Tuesday the seventh round of talks he has held with the Taliban in Qatar, after signs of progress in efforts to end the longest war the United States has ever fought. The US envoy, Zalmay Khalilzad, met Taliban officials briefly a … Read More


Linde says regulators likely to demand more divestitures in Praxair deal

08 August, 2018 9:29 am 9:29 am

BERLIN (Reuters) – German industrial gases group Linde said it and US rival Praxair  may need to sell more assets than anticipated to secure antitrust approval for their planned $87 billion tie-up, which could scupper the deal. The planned combination in an all-shares merger, agreed in principle in December 2016, would create a global leader … Read More