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92 News authorities humanitarian humanitarian step lockdown message poor

If your area facing shortage of ration, please send a video message to 92 N...

03 March, 2020 8:25 am 8:25 am

LAHORE (92News) – Keeping in view its tradition of carrying out humanitarian initiatives, 92 News is conveying messages of the poor and deserving people to the authorities concerned during the lockdown across the country. In case of shortage of food and ration due to the lockdown, people should call 92 News on Phone No 0334-1920278 … Read More

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Death toll reaches 28 as Philippines recovers from Christmas typhoon

12 December, 2019 8:16 am 8:16 am

MANILA (Reuters) – The death toll from a Christmas typhoon that tore through the central Philippines rose to 28 on Friday, with 12 people missing, the disaster agency said, as authorities moved to restore power and residents tried to repair damaged homes. Typhoon Phanfone hit late on Tuesday with winds of up to 120 kph … Read More

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Police shoot London killer dead, call stabbings a terrorist attack

11 November, 2019 8:06 am 8:06 am

LONDON (Reuters) – British police shot dead a man wearing a fake suicide vest who stabbed two people to death in London and wounded three more before being wrestled to the ground by bystanders, in what the authorities called a terrorist attack. The attacker went on the rampage just before 2 p.m. (1400 GMT), targeting … Read More

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Wildfire outside Santa Barbara, California, threatens homes, causes evacuat...

11 November, 2019 9:31 pm 9:31 pm

SANTA BARBARA, Calif (Reuters) – Fire ripped through brush and woodland on hills above Santa Barbara, California, early on Tuesday, causing authorities to order more than 2,000 residents of a nearby canyon to flee their homes, according to officials and local media. The Cave Fire started in the Los Padres National Forest at around 4:15 … Read More

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Thousands ordered to flee California wine country blaze

10 October, 2019 8:16 am 8:16 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – California firefighters raced against time as they cut defensive lines against a wildfire in Sonoma County’s famed wine country and authorities ordered 50,000 people to evacuate, ahead of winds that are forecast to pick up at night and spread the flames. The expanded evacuation orders came as the utility Pacific Gas … Read More

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Iraqi authorities lift Baghdad curfew as death toll rises to 72 in days of ...

10 October, 2019 12:09 pm 12:09 pm

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraqi authorities lifted a days-long curfew in Baghdad on Saturday that anti-government protesters had defied, as the toll from four days of violent unrest rose to 72 killed and hundreds injured. Traffic ran as normal through the Iraqi capital and streets and main squares were otherwise quiet. Concrete barriers blocked off areas … Read More

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Occupied Kashmir under severe siege of Indian military for 25th day

08 August, 2019 10:09 am 10:09 am

SRINAGAR (KMS) – In Occupied Kashmir, the Kashmir valley remains under severe military siege for 25th consecutive day, today, as hundreds of thousands of Indian troops continue to enforce strict curfew and other restrictions to prevent people from staging anti-India demonstrations. The Kashmir valley is under strict lockdown since 5th August when Narendra Modi-led communal … Read More

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Fire rages on Greece’s Evia, threat to people averted

08 August, 2019 11:19 am 11:19 am

ATHENS (Reuters) – Aircraft sprayed water early on Wednesday in a bid to douse the flames of a huge wildfire on the Greek island of Evia that had prompted the evacuation of villages and spurred an appeal from authorities for assistance from European partners. A state of emergency has been declared in regions of the … Read More

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Mercury to cross 32°C again as Karachi heat wave continues

05 May, 2019 10:33 am 10:33 am

KARACHI (92 News) – The Karachi heat wave will continue on Saturday as mercury likely to cross 32 °C again. Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) warned the citizens that the mercury is likely to touch 43 degree Celsius.Weather conditions are due to the change in the wind direction as well as the sea breeze coming to … Read More

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Sri Lanka on edge with scares, lock-downs and sweeps for bomb suspects

04 April, 2019 6:40 pm 6:40 pm

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankan authorities locked down the central bank and shut the road leading to the jittery capital’s airport because of a bomb scare on Thursday as more people were swept up in the search for those behind Easter Sunday bombings that killed 359. Two bank officials told Reuters the street outside the … Read More

Rain breaks, easing search for remains of California wildfire

11 November, 2018 9:01 am 9:01 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – Teams searching for remains from the deadliest wildfire in California history were able to comb through wreckage in dry weather , but rains are expected to return next week and officials warned of a threat of mudslides. The so-called Camp Fire all but obliterated the mountain community of Paradise, 175 miles (280 … Read More

MQM Hunger strike continues for third consecutive day

08 August, 2016 11:33 am 11:33 am

KARACHI (92 News) – The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) hunger strike continued for the third consecutive day against the atrocities committed by the authorities against the party over the past three years. Large number of party leaders and workers including Farooq Sattar participated in the strike. Opposition leader in National Assembly Syed Khurshid Shah visited … Read More