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Charities, crisis, UK shutdown, sports, fundraising

Charities face crisis during UK shutdown as sports fundraising dries up

04 April, 2020 7:36 pm 7:36 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – The postponement of major sporting events during the coronavirus pandemic has left some British charities concerned about their survival, representatives have told Reuters, while others are worried about delivering services to vulnerable people. The London Marathon last year raised over 66 million pounds for more than 750 charities but its postponement from … Read More

Overseas Pakistanis, always played, frontline role, steering country out, crisis, Firdous

Overseas Pakistanis always played a frontline in steering country out of cr...

03 March, 2020 12:14 pm 12:14 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting, Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan says that Overseas Pakistanis have always played a frontline role in steering the country out of crisis. Talking to the media on Satuday, she said that coronavirus had affected a large number people around the world and causing … Read More

German army on standby to help with coronavirus crisis

03 March, 2020 4:25 pm 4:25 pm

BERLIN (Reuters) – The German military is making preparations to help tackle the coronavirus crisis should other civil servants become overwhelmed with the outbreak, Defence Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer said on Thursday. “We are preparing for a worst-case scenario where a very large number of people will become infected and we have the human resources to … Read More

Kh Asif, demands, debate, flour, sugar, crisis, NA

Kh Asif demands parliamentary committee on flour, sugar crises

03 March, 2020 11:26 pm 11:26 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The opposition has demanded a debate on the flour and sugar crisis in the National Assembly. Speaking in the House, PML-N leader Khawaja Asif demanded that a parliamentary committee should be formed over the crisis. Ahsan Iqbal accused the ministers of settling the ‘commission’ while sitting in Kohsar Market. However, Minster … Read More

Wheat, crisis, created, artificially, FIA report

Wheat crisis was created artificially in country: FIA report

03 March, 2020 1:59 pm 1:59 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has presented a report on the wheat crisis to Prime Minister Imran Khan. According to the report, there was no wheat crisis in the country and it was created artificially. The Federation has shared the wheat crisis report with the provinces. In the report, mismanagement has … Read More

Rs1.5 billion, theft, committed, sugar, flour, crisis, Ahsan Iqbal

Up to Rs1.5 billion theft committed in sugar, flour crisis: Ahsan Iqbal

03 March, 2020 5:41 pm 5:41 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – PML-N leader Ahsan Iqbal hass said that up to Rs1.5 billion theft was committed in the sugar and flour crisis. Addressing a press conference on Friday, he urged the Karachiites to vote for the PML-N which would beautify the city more than Lahore. “Culprits behind the plunder have not been punished … Read More

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Export of wheat intensifies crisis across Pakistan

01 January, 2020 6:55 pm 6:55 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Delay of ban on wheat exports became a major factor who intensified the crisis across Pakistan. 92 News traced the reason that why wheat crisis unfolded across Pakistan. Due to crisis, wheat prices across the country have sky rocketed over the past few days. The sources said that delay of ban … Read More

Flour, crisis, controlled, Wednesday, Sindh CM

Flour crisis will be controlled by Wednesday, claims Sindh CM

01 January, 2020 7:38 pm 7:38 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the flour crisis will be controlled by Tuesday or Wednesday. Talking to the media on Sunday, he said that the Pakistan Agricultural Storage and Services Corporation (PASSCO) had allocated 300,000 tons of wheat. “The wheat supply was delayed due to strike … Read More

Flour, available, Rs70 per kg, crisis, intensifies, Punjab, Sindh

Flour being sold at Rs70 per kg as crisis intensifies in Punjab, Sindh

01 January, 2020 4:46 pm 4:46 pm

LAHORE/KARACHI (92 News) – Shopkeepers are selling flour at Rs70 per kg after crisis intensified in Punjab and Sindh on Sunday. Under the prevailing situation, tanoor owners are pressing for increasing the price of flour and ‘naan’ at a high rate. The Flour Chakki Association secretary general said that they would sell flour at Rs64 … Read More

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UK’s Queen summons senior royals to crisis meeting over Harry’s future

01 January, 2020 4:00 pm 4:00 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – UK Queen Elizabeth has summoned senior royals including the Duke of Sussex to a crisis meeting in a bid resolve Prince Harry and Meghan’s future roles in the family. Elizabeth has summoned her grandson Prince Harry for a crisis meeting to discuss future arrangements for him and his wife Meghan following the … Read More

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Boris Johnson urges Iran president to end military action

01 January, 2020 11:54 pm 11:54 pm

LONDON (Web Desk) – UK Prime Minister (PM) Boris Johnson has urged Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to end military retaliation in the region, amid efforts to try to de-escalate the crisis sparked by the US killing of the senior Iranian general Qassem Suleimani. According to Downing Street spokesman, Johnson held a phone call lasting 20 … Read More

Gas, crisis, intensifies, shortfall, continues, Punjab

Gas crisis intensifies as shortfall continues across Punjab

12 December, 2019 11:47 am 11:47 am

LAHORE (92 News) – The gas crisis has intensified as the shortfall continues across the province on Sunday. The Sui Northern Gas Pipelines (SNGPL) has suspended the gas supply to the industry and the CNG sectors. In Lahore, the areas, including Batapur, Harbanspura, Cantonment, Sabzazar and Wahdat Road and adjacent areas, were badly affected by … Read More

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Boeing’s 737 crisis deepens as production stops for first time in two...

12 December, 2019 9:09 am 9:09 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Boeing Co said on Monday it would suspend production of its best-selling 737 MAX jetliner in January, its biggest assembly-line halt in more than 20 years, as fallout from two fatal crashes of the now-grounded aircraft drags into 2020. Boeing, which builds the 737 south of Seattle, said it would not lay … Read More

Lebanon, crisis, wreaks, havoc, Syria's war-torn, economy

Lebanon crisis wreaks havoc on Syria’s war-torn economy

11 November, 2019 6:57 pm 6:57 pm

AMMAN (Reuters) – A financial crisis in Lebanon has hit the economy of neighboring Syria hard, choking off a vital source of dollars and dragging the Syrian pound to record lows. Shut out of the global financial system by Western sanctions, Syria’s economy has depended on banking ties to Lebanon to keep business and commerce … Read More

U.N,.warns, Bolivia, crisis, spin, out, control

U.N. warns Bolivia crisis could ‘spin out of control’ as death ...

11 November, 2019 12:05 am 12:05 am

LA PAZ (Reuters) – The United Nations warned on Saturday violence in Bolivia could “spin out of control” following a night of skirmishes between security forces and coca farmers loyal to ousted President Evo Morales that left at least eight dead. Morales resigned under pressure from Bolivia´s police and military last Sunday after evidence of … Read More