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Social media, never, banned, clarifies, PM Imran Khan

Social media can never be banned, clarifies Prime Minister Imran Khan

07 July, 2020 3:40 pm 3:40 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has clarified that the social media can never be banned in the country. Taking notice of a delay in the formulation of rules regarding Social Media Regulations, the prime minister directed the Information Technology Ministry and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to expedite work on social media regulations. … Read More


100 books, 31 publishers, objectionable content, banned, Punjab

100 books of 31 publishers carrying objectionable content banned in Punjab

07 July, 2020 8:58 pm 8:58 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Punjab Curriculum and Textbook Board (PCTB) has banned 100 books of 31 publishers carrying objectionable content. Addressing a press conference on Thursday, PCTB Managing Director Rai Manzoor Nasir said that the banned books carried incorrect date births of the Quaid-e-Azam and Dr Allama Iqbal. He said that the books also … Read More


Books, blasphemous content, banned, Home Department

Three books carrying blasphemous content banned

06 June, 2020 8:17 pm 8:17 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – On the recommendations of the Punjab Assembly’s Special Committee, the Home Department has banned three books carrying blasphemous content. A notification in this regard has been issued. According to the notification, the authorities have been directed to confiscate all copies of the books. Punjab Assembly Speaker Ch Pervaiz Elahi said that … Read More


Umar Akmal, banned, three years, cricket

Umar Akmal banned for three years from all forms of cricket

04 April, 2020 5:14 pm 5:14 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – PCB Disciplinary Panel chairman Justice (retired) Fazal-e-Miran Chauhan, in a short order on Monday, handed Umar Akmal a three-year ban from all cricket. In a detailed hearing held at the National Cricket Academy, Umar Akmal decided to represent himself and was heard at length, while the PCB was represented by Taffazul … Read More


Gatherings, banned, travel, restricted, coronavirus, cases, grow, worldwide

Gatherings banned, travel restricted as coronavirus cases grow worldwide

03 March, 2020 8:57 pm 8:57 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Leaders in Europe, the Middle East and the Americas rolled out bans on big gatherings and stricter travel restrictions as cases of the new coronavirus spread around the world. The United States on Saturday reported its first death from the disease, a man in his 50s in Washington state, where officials said … Read More


Hafiz Saeed ATC Anti-terrorism court banned organization convicted banned

ATC convicts Hafiz Saeed in two cases

02 February, 2020 6:14 pm 6:14 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – An anti-terrorism court (ATC) convicted banned organization chief Hafiz Saeed in two cases on Wednesday. The ATC awarded five and half years prison sentence and a fine of Rs 15,000 in each case. The court announced sentences in both cases registered in Lahore and Gujranwala, which will run concurrently. The court … Read More


Russia, Olympics, banned

Russia banned from next Olympics and World Cup soccer

12 December, 2019 11:08 pm 11:08 pm

LAUSANNE/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia was banned from the world’s top sporting events for four years on Monday, including the next summer and winter Olympics and the 2022 soccer World Cup, for tampering with doping tests. The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) executive committee acted after concluding that Moscow had planted fake evidence and deleted files linked … Read More


Russia, banned, Olympics, four years, doping scandal, TASS

Russia banned from Olympics for four years over doping scandal: TASS

12 December, 2019 3:44 pm 3:44 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia was banned from the Olympics and world championships in a range of sports on Monday after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) ruled to punish it for manipulating laboratory data, the TASS news agency reported. WADA’s executive committee took the decision after it concluded that Moscow had tampered with laboratory data by … Read More


Student, unions, banned, cost, Fawad Ch

Student unions can’t be banned at any cost, says Fawad Ch

12 December, 2019 3:41 pm 3:41 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Minister for Science and technology Fawad Chaudhry has said that student unions cannot be banned at any cost. Talking to the media after inaugurating Microsoft Imagine Cup 2020 on Monday, he said that he fully supports the student unions. “It is right of the students to raise the voice against … Read More


Bangladesh’s Shakib banned for breaching ICC corruption code

10 October, 2019 8:47 pm 8:47 pm

ABU DHABI (Reuters) – Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan was banned from all cricket for two years with one year of that suspended on Tuesday, after the all-rounder was found to have breached the International Cricket Council’s Anti-Corruption code. The ICC said Shakib, a prolific run-scorer and the top all-rounder in the ICC’s one-day international … Read More


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Argentina’s Lionel Messi banned from int’l football for 3 month...

08 August, 2019 4:20 am 4:20 am

WEB DESK – Argentina captain Lionel Messi has been banned from international football for three months after claiming the Copa America was “corrupt”. Barcelona forward Messi, 32, was sent off in Argentina’s 2-1 third-place play-off win over Chile and later said the “cup was fixed for Brazil”. He has also been fined $50,000 (£41,121) by … Read More


Two, terrorists, banned, outfit, arrested, Toba Tek Singh

Two terrorists of a banned outfit arrested in Toba Tek Singh

06 June, 2019 8:50 am 8:50 am

TOBA TEK SINGH (92 News) – Two terrorists of a banned outfit were arrested in Toba Tek Singh on Monday. The terrorists were identified as Abdullah and Khalid. Explosive material, two hand grenades and weapons were recovered from the terrorists. According to the police, the terrorists wanted to target security agencies. The terrorists have been … Read More


Banned, outfit, leader, Maulana, Abdur Rehman, Makki, arrested

Banned outfit leader Maulana Abdur Rehman Makki arrested for provocative sp...

05 May, 2019 12:08 pm 12:08 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The police arrested Maulana Abdur Rehman Makki, leader of a banned outfit, on the charge of delivering provocative speeches. He has been arrested from Gujranwala. The arrested leader had appealed for donation in the name of Falah-i-Insaniat Foundation. He had also criticized the steps taken by the Financial Action Task Force. … Read More


England, batsman, Hales, banned, recreational, drug, use, report

England batsman Hales banned for recreational drug use: report

04 April, 2019 11:58 pm 11:58 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – England batsman Alex Hales is serving a three-week ban from the sport for recreational drug use, The Guardian newspaper reported on Friday. Hales was named in England’s preliminary 15-man World Cup squad last week and the paper said he was still expected to join the team’s training camp in Cardiff this weekend. … Read More


Forceful, action, underway, banned, outfits, PM Imran Khan

PM Imran Khan says forceful action going on against banned outfits

03 March, 2019 10:33 am 10:33 am

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan is taking forceful action against banned outfits and such action has never happened in the country, said Prime Minister Imran Khan in an interview with Financial Times. Although he denied culpability, the 66-year-old Khan, admitted that there was no place for terrorists in his new Pakistan. “We’re already cracking down on them, … Read More