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President Ram Nath Kovind signs citizenship bill into law amid widespread p...

12 December, 2019 11:09 am 11:09 am

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – A citizenship bill has been signed into law in India, a move that comes amid widespread protests in the country’s northeast that could force the cancellation of a visit by Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Two people were killed and 11 injured on Thursday when police opened fire on mobs in … Read More


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NA supports bill for restoration of student unions

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

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Members of the National Assembly on Tuesday supported the restoration of student unions. The debate on the issue started in the House when Pakistan Muslim League-N’s Kesoo Mal Kheeal Das introduced a bill to amend the Higher Education Commission Ordinance 2002 for ending ban on the student unions. Initially, some of … Read More


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Protests erupt as India pushes for religion-based citizenship bill

12 December, 2019 10:07 am 10:07 am

GUWAHATI/MUMBAI (Reuters) – Hundreds of protesters took to the streets in India as Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government offered a controversial bill in parliament that would give citizenship to non-Muslim minorities from three neighboring countries. Home Minister Amit Shah introduced the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) in India’s lower house amid raucous debate. Opposition parties stood … Read More


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Bill on IoK introduced in US House of Representatives

12 December, 2019 12:48 pm 12:48 pm

NEW YORK (92 News) – A bill has been introduced in the House of Representatives urging India to end the restrictions on communications and mass detentions in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK) and preserve religious freedom for all residents. The bill moved by Pramila Jayapal said that people across the US maintain ties with family and … Read More


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House of Lords approves bill seeking to block October no-deal Brexit

09 September, 2019 5:55 am 5:55 am

LONDON (Reuters) – The House of Lords, the British parliament’s upper chamber, on Friday approved a bill that aims to block a no-deal Brexit at the end of October,  pushing Prime Minister Boris Johnson to seek a delay to Britain’s European Union departure. The legislation, which requires Johnson to ask for a three-month extension to … Read More


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India scraps special status for Occupied Kashmir

08 August, 2019 11:45 am 11:45 am

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India on Monday revoked the special status of Kashmir, the Himalayan region that has long been a flashpoint in ties with Pakistan. In the most far-reaching political move in one of the world’s most militarised regions in nearly seven decades, India said it would scrap a constitutional provision that allows its … Read More


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Bowing to pressure, Hong Kong leader suspends extradition bill

06 June, 2019 10:25 pm 10:25 pm

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Saturday indefinitely delayed a proposed law that would have allowed extraditions to mainland China, in a dramatic retreat after anger over the bill triggered the city’s biggest and most violent street protests in decades. The extradition bill, which would have covered Hong Kong’s seven million … Read More


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Thousands of protesters paralyse Hong Kong’s financial hub over extra...

06 June, 2019 8:31 am 8:31 am

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chaotic scenes erupted in Hong Kong on Wednesday as tens of thousands of demonstrators stormed key roads next to government offices to protest against a proposed extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial. Thousands of protesters rallied in and around Lung Wo Road, an … Read More


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PM thanks all parties for consensus on 26th Constitutional Amendment Bill

05 May, 2019 3:12 pm 3:12 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has thanked all parties for developing consensus on the 26th Constitutional Amendment Bill on Monday. Addressing the National Assembly on Monday, he said that the nation stands by the tribal people whose voice would be heard everywhere. “All the provinces will give three percent of their NFC … Read More


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NA unanimously passes 26th Constitutional Amendment Bill

05 May, 2019 2:39 pm 2:39 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The National Assembly unanimously passed the 26th Constitutional Amendment Bill on Monday. Of the 342-member House, 278 members supported the bill. No member opposed the bill. Later, the House passed the bill section-wise as well. After the passage of the bill from the Senate, the National Assembly seats of the FATA … Read More


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Pelosi hits Trump over use of 9/11 images to criticize Muslim lawmaker

04 April, 2019 1:29 pm 1:29 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi criticized President Donald Trump for a Twitter post that used 9/11 imagery while suggesting Democratic Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, a Muslim, was dismissive of the New York attacks. “The memory of 9/11 is sacred ground, and any discussion of it must be done with reverence,” Pelosi … Read More


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House passes US-Mexico border security bill, sends to Trump

02 February, 2019 9:32 am 9:32 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump vowed on Thursday to declare a national emergency in an attempt to fund his US-Mexico border wall without congressional approval, a step likely to plunge him into a battle with Congress over constitutional powers. Conceding defeat in his earlier demand that Congress provide him with $5.7 billion in wall … Read More


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Bill proposing immediate medical facilities for injured presented in SA

01 January, 2019 7:30 pm 7:30 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – A bill proposing immediate medical facilities for injured persons was presented in Sindh Assembly on Thursday. As per details, Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah presented the bill, which has been named ‘Amal Umer’ in the memory of a minor killed in an exchange of fire between police personnel and robbers … Read More


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US lawmakers introduce bipartisan bills targeting China’s Huawei and ...

01 January, 2019 8:11 am 8:11 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A bipartisan group of US lawmakers introduced bills that would ban the sale of US chips or other components to Huawei Technologies Co Ltd , ZTE Corp or other Chinese telecommunications companies that violate US sanctions or export control laws. The proposed law was introduced shortly before the Wall Street Journal reported … Read More


US government partially shut down in fight over Trump’s border wall

12 December, 2018 12:25 pm 12:25 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US government was partially shut down early on Saturday in a fierce dispute over President Donald Trump’s demands that Congress assign $5 billion for a wall along the border with Mexico. After failing to strike a budget deal , congressional leaders and the White House pledged to keep talking through the … Read More