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Queensland government, halts work, 2032 Olympics bid, deal, COVID

Queensland government halts work on 2032 Olympics bid to deal with COVID

05 May, 2020 2:34 pm 2:34 pm

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Senior international Olympic official John Coates said on Saturday he supports a decision by Queensland’s state government to postpone work on its bid for the 2032 Games while they focus on the novel coronavirus outbreak. Queensland Premier Annastascia Palaszczuk had confirmed the decision to postpone their work on the bid in a … Read More

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May could be most difficult with regard to coronavirus: PM Imran Khan

04 April, 2020 6:01 pm 6:01 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that no government alone can deal with the situation emerging from coronavirus. Expressing his views in Ehsaas Telethon by government and private TV channels for raising funds to fight COVID-19 on Thursday, he said that the effects of the lockdown would also appear. “May could … Read More

Medical action plan, armed forces, prepared, deal, epidemic, DG ISPR

Medical action plan prepared to deal with epidemic, says DG ISPR

03 March, 2020 8:44 pm 8:44 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – DG ISPR Maj Gen Babar Iftikhar said that the armed forces are active and a medical action plan has been prepared to deal with the coronavirus epidemic. Addressign a press conference with Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Health Zafar Mirza and Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information … Read More

US, Taliban, sign, historic, peace, deal, Doha

US, Taliban sign historic peace deal in Doha

02 February, 2020 6:26 pm 6:26 pm

DOHA (92 News) – The US and Taliban signed a historic deal to allow a US troop reduction and a permanent ceasefire on Saturday. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad and Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar signed the pact. The signing ceremony was witnessed by Qatari Emir, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, … Read More

Pentagon chief, lands, Afghanistan, US-Taliban, deal

Pentagon Chief Mark Esper lands in Afghanistan ahead of US, Taliban deal

02 February, 2020 4:35 pm 4:35 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – US Defense Secretary Mark Esper arrived in Kabul on Saturday, in a move officials and experts said was aimed at reassuring the Afghan government about the United States’ commitment to the country ahead of an expected accord signing between Washington and the Taliban. The agreement, set to be signed in Doha by … Read More

Afghans, hope, peace, US-Taliban, gear up, troop, withdrawal, deal

Afghans hope for peace as US, Taliban to ink historic troop withdrawal deal...

02 February, 2020 11:40 am 11:40 am

KABUL/DOHA (Reuters) – Millions of Afghans are anticipating that America’s longest war fought in their country will end on Saturday as US and Taliban negotiators are expected to sign a deal to allow a US troop reduction and a permanent ceasefire. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the Qatar emir and representatives of 50 countries … Read More

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PM directs to prepare strategy to deal with timber mafia

02 February, 2020 2:41 pm 2:41 pm

MIANWALI (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has directed the Punjab Administration to prepare a strategy to deal with timber mafia, which are involved in massive cutting down of trees. Addressing the inaugural ceremony of Spring Tree Plantation Campaign in Mianwali on Sunday, the prime minister mentioned that the forest land mafia is … Read More

NAB notice, announcing, Jihad, PTI-IMF, deal, Bilawal

Received NAB notice after announcing Jihad against PTI-IMF deal: Bilawal Bh...

02 February, 2020 2:44 pm 2:44 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that he had received the NAB notice after announcing a ‘Jihad’ against the deal between the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Talking to the media after appearing before the NAB on Thursday, he said that Assefa Bhutto would lead the workers … Read More

Brexit, trade, deal, clash, UK, EU, spar, rules

Brexit trade deal clash: UK and EU spar over rules

02 February, 2020 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

LONDON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union and Britain clashed over a post-Brexit trade deal on Monday, with the two sides setting out very different visions of a future relationship that could result in the most distant of ties. Almost three days since Britain officially left the EU, both sides presented their aims, with the question … Read More

Brexit, deal, officially, becomes, UK law

Brexit deal officially becomes UK law

01 January, 2020 8:57 pm 8:57 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – The bill implementing Britain’s exit deal with the European Union officially became law on Thursday ahead of the country’s departure from the bloc next week. The legislation passed its final parliamentary stage on Wednesday, after more than three years of bitter wrangling over how, when and even if Brexit should take place. … Read More

Seoul Washington US troops deal cost of US expire

Seoul, Washington fail to agree on cost of US troops as deal set to expire

12 December, 2019 9:43 pm 9:43 pm

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea and the US failed on Wednesday to reach an agreement over Seoul’s contribution towards hosting some 28,500 US troops, ending two days of talks that were the last before their existing deal expires on December 31. South Korean lawmakers have said Washington is seeking up to $5 billion (3.81 billion … Read More

US troop drawdowns in Afghanistan ‘not necessarily’ tied to Tal...

12 December, 2019 8:55 am 8:55 am

LONDON (Reuters) – US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday that any future troop drawdowns in Afghanistan were “not necessarily” linked to a deal with Taliban, suggesting some lowering of force levels may happen irrespective of the ongoing peace push. The remarks by Esper in an interview with Reuters came on the heels of … Read More

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China wants US tariffs rolled back in phase one trade deal

12 December, 2019 8:19 am 8:19 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – Beijing is insisting US tariffs must be rolled back as part of any phase one trade deal with Washington, China’s Global Times newspaper said on Sunday citing unnamed sources, amid continued uncertainty on whether the two sides can strike a deal. “A US pledge to scrap tariffs scheduled for December 15 cannot … Read More

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Neither deal nor relief given to Sharif family: Rasheed

11 November, 2019 12:22 pm 12:22 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Refuting the rumours on the social media, Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed said on Sunday that neither deal was struck nor the relief was given to the Sharif family. Speaking to the journalists after inauguration of Safari tourism train, the minister termed that no deal was made between the government and … Read More

Erdogan says US not fulfilling Syria deal ahead of Trump talks

11 November, 2019 11:10 am 11:10 am

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday the United States was not fulfilling its pledge to remove a Kurdish militia from a Syrian border region and he will raise the issue when he meets President Donald Trump next week. A month ago, Turkey launched a cross-border offensive with Syrian rebels against Kurdish … Read More