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Punjab govt, launch, crackdown, stop, Azadi March, Oct 24

Punjab govt to launch crackdown on Oct 24 to stop Azadi March

10 October, 2019 10:34 pm 10:34 pm

LAHORE/ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Punjab government will launch a crackdown to stop Azadi March on October 24. The Punjab government has put the police on high alert. Large-scale arrests of the opposition leaders and workers will be made in the federal capital and three provinces. The authorities have finalized lists of leaders and workers … Read More

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Crackdown started against Azadi marchers

10 October, 2019 3:44 pm 3:44 pm

 ISLAMABAD/KARACHI (92 News) – The crackdown has been started against the Azadi marchers of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-F(JUI-F) as two JUI-F leaders were arrested from Islamabad. According to the reports, police arrested JUI-F two leaders arrested from Islamabad and a case was lodged against them by the police. Maulana Shafiqur Rehman and Maulana Muhammad Irshad were arrested … Read More

Kashmiris, narrate, beatings, Indian, troops, crackdown, Occupied Kashmir

Kashmiris narrate beatings, abuse in raids by Indian troops

09 September, 2019 9:06 pm 9:06 pm

HEFF SHIRMAL, Shopian (AP) — The Indian soldiers descended on Bashir Ahmed Dar’s house in southern Kashmir on August 10, a few days after the Indian government stripped the disputed Himalayan region of its statehood and launched a crackdown. Over the next 48 hours, the 50-year-old plumber said he was subjected to two separate rounds … Read More


DCs, development authorities’ heads tasked with identifying unnamed p...

08 August, 2019 1:54 am 1:54 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – All Deputy Commissioners and heads of development authorities across Pakistan have been tasked with identifying unnamed (benami) and suspected properties, a fresh directive in ongoing campaign against such property holders.  The local authorities have also been directed to submit detailed report to the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) by September 30. … Read More

FBR, non-filers, crackdown

FBR initiates massive crackdown against non-filers

08 August, 2019 1:21 pm 1:21 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Massive crackdown against non-filers has been kicked off by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). The FBR issued notices to 2100 people who have big commercial and industrial gas and electricity connections in Lahore. This was the move to bring the businessman into tax net. The Federal Board of Revenue also … Read More

Opposition, meetings, pose, threat, govt, Sheikh Rasheed

Russia detains more than 800 people in opposition crackdown

07 July, 2019 11:56 pm 11:56 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian police arrested more than 800 people in Moscow on Saturday in one of the biggest crackdowns of recent times against an increasingly defiant opposition decrying President Vladimir Putin’s tight grip on power. The detentions came before and after a protest to demand that opposition members be allowed to run in a … Read More

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Trump pushes on with immigration crackdown despite legal hurdles

07 July, 2019 8:30 am 8:30 am

WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump’s administration pushed ahead with its attempts to crack down on migration at the southern border on Monday, defending in court a virtual ban it imposed on asylum seekers and issuing its second sweeping order within a week. A US district judge in Washington heard arguments about whether … Read More

Thousands, demonstrate, Sudan, mark, 40 days, deadly, crackdown

Thousands demonstrate in Sudan to mark 40 days since deadly crackdown

07 July, 2019 11:48 pm 11:48 pm

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Thousands demonstrated in cities across Sudan on Saturday, witnesses said, to mark 40 days since security forces killed dozens when they stormed a protest camp in the capital Khartoum. The demonstrations were the first since the ruling military council and civilian opposition agreed in principle to a power-sharing arrangement ahead of elections. … Read More

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Indian troops arrest 44 youth in crackdown in Shopian, Pulwama

05 May, 2019 5:22 pm 5:22 pm

SRINAGAR (92 News) – In Indian-held Jammu Kashmir (IHK), Indian troops have arrested at least 44 youth during the ongoing massive crackdown in Shopian and Pulwama districts. State terrorism by Indian forces continued in the IHK. According to Kashmir Media Service (KMS), the troops and police personnel during night raids arrested 38 persons from Tahab … Read More

Shutdown, IHK, Indian forces, crackdown, Hurriyat leaders

Shutdown in IHK as Indian forces continue crackdown on Hurriyat leaders

02 February, 2019 2:49 pm 2:49 pm

SRINAGAR (KMS) – In Occupied Kashmir, a complete shutdown is being observed on the second consecutive day on Thursday against Indian crackdown on the residences of Hurriyat leaders and workers, the ongoing mass arrest spree and possible tinkering with the Article 35-A of the Indian constitution. Call for the strike has been given by the … Read More

Kashmiris, arrested, crackdown, IHK, OIC

400 Kashmiris held since Friday as Indian forces continue crackdown in IHK

02 February, 2019 4:01 pm 4:01 pm

SRINAGAR (KMS) – In Occupied Kashmir, there is no let-up in the crackdown on leaders and workers as over 400 have been arrested by Indian forces since Friday. Deputy Inspector General of Police, Atul Kumar Goel, confirmed the arrest of 200 JI members in South Kashmir alone. The detainees include the elderly and ailing persons. … Read More

Crackdown, hatred, social media, Fawad Ch

Govt announces crackdown against those fomenting hatred on social media

02 February, 2019 3:04 pm 3:04 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry has said that the government will launch a crackdown against those fomenting hatred on the social media from next week. Addressing the press conference on Thursday, he said that the freedom of expression is not unlimited. “We will not give anyone power to … Read More

Van drivers, crackdown, strike, rally, gas cylinders

Van drivers continue strike against crackdown in Karachi

01 January, 2019 9:35 am 9:35 am

KARACHI (92 News) – Drivers continued their strike in protest against crackdown against gas cylinder-fitted vans on Thursday. Owing to the strike, a majority of students could not reach their schools. Parents themselves had to take their children to schools. The protesting drivers also took out a rally from Lucky Star to Karachi Press Club. … Read More

Crackdown started against hooligans involved in wanton violence

11 November, 2018 3:13 pm 3:13 pm

LAHORE/ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The law enforcement agencies have also started countrywide crackdown against hooligans involved in wanton violence. As per reports, Lahore Police lodged as many as 11 cases against the top leadership and 500 other unidentified miscreants. The LEAS lodged FIR against more than 140 persons on violation of section 144. However, eleven … Read More

Govt launches major crackdown against power thieves

10 October, 2018 12:51 pm 12:51 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The government has announced that a major crackdown against power thieves will be launched from today (Friday). Federal Minister for Energy, Umar Ayub has said that new system regarding elimination of electricity theft is being introduced. He said that stern action will be initiated in all the provinces after Punjab. “Serious … Read More