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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

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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

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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

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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

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Prime Minister Hariri resigns as Lebanon crisis turns violent

10 October, 2019 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri said he would submit his resignation on Tuesday, declaring he had hit a “dead end” in trying to resolve a crisis unleashed by huge protests against Lebanon’s ruling elite. The Sunni politician addressed the nation in a televised address after a mob loyal to Shi’ite Muslim groups … Read More

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Puzzled how int’l media covers Hong Kong protests, but ignores human righ...

10 October, 2019 10:13 am 10:13 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that he is puzzled as to how international media continues to give headline coverage to Hong Kong protests but ignores the dire human rights crisis in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IOJK) – an internationally recognized disputed territory illegally annexed by India with nine million … Read More


UK’s May to chair Cobra meeting to tackle oil tanker seizure crisis

07 July, 2019 9:57 am 9:57 am

LONDON (Web Desk) – Britain Prime minister Theresa May will chair the government’s emergency committee Cobra on Monday after a British-flagged tanker was seized by Iran in the Gulf. May is expected to receive updates from ministers and officials and discuss maintaining the security of shipping in the area. It comes amid reports ministers are … Read More

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Pakistan to not leave Afghan refugees alone in crisis: Shehryar

07 July, 2019 3:18 pm 3:18 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – State Minister for Frontier Regions Shehryar Khan Afridi on Thursday said that Pakistan would not leave Afghan refugees alone in difficult time. Addressing Afghan refugees during his visit to Khazana camp in Peshawar, the state minister said Prime Minister Imran Khan always spoke about the rights of Afghan’s people. Shehryar Afridi … Read More

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Donald Trump wades into Brexit crisis as he arrives for state visit

06 June, 2019 1:18 pm 1:18 pm

STANSTED, England (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump arrived in Britain on Monday for a state visit, with his interventions on Brexit, outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May’s successor and a row over China’s Huawei set to overshadow the pomp and a banquet with Queen Elizabeth. Trump and his wife, Melania, will be treated to a … Read More

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Why US-Iran tensions could quickly escalate into a crisis

05 May, 2019 10:35 pm 10:35 pm

WASHINGTON/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Three years ago, when the military of Iran captured 10 US sailors after they mistakenly strayed into Iranian waters, US Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif jumped on the phone in minutes and worked out the sailors’ release in hours. “No,” Zarif said in a … Read More

Climate, conflicts, plunge, millions, food, crisis

Climate, conflicts set to plunge millions into food crisis

04 April, 2019 9:21 am 9:21 am

ROME (Reuters) – Food crises will affect tens of millions of people across the world this year, researchers warned, after war, extreme weather and economic woes in 2018 left more than 113 million in dire need of help. Conflict and insecurity were responsible for the desperate situation faced by 74 million people, or two-thirds of … Read More

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Trump cuts aid to Central American countries as migrant crisis deepens

03 March, 2019 8:36 am 8:36 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US government cut aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras after President Donald Trump blasted the Central American countries for sending migrants to the United States and threatened to shutter the US-Mexico border. A surge of asylum seekers from the three countries have sought to enter the United States across the … Read More