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Calendar, flipped, Serena Williams, sportswoman, decade, United States

New decade begins with Serena still chasing Court

01 January, 2020 1:40 pm 1:40 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – As the calendar flipped to 2020, Serena Williams was once again being feted, this time as sportswoman of the decade in the United States.  She was an obvious choice, having started 2010 with a blast by winning the Australian Open for a fifth time before going on to pile up 11 … Read More

Hong Kong, popular, New Year’s Eve, fireworks, decade, protests, security concerns

Hong Kong’s New Year’s fireworks cancelled amid security concer...

12 December, 2019 5:07 pm 5:07 pm

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong’s popular New Year’s Eve fireworks will be cancelled for the first time in a decade, as more than six months of protests heighten security concerns, the Hong Kong Tourism Board said on Wednesday. The fireworks usually draw thousands of locals and tourists to the picturesque Victoria Harbour and the … Read More

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A decade on earth captured from space

12 December, 2019 11:41 am 11:41 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The biggest news events of the past decade have been chronicled from space. The last 10 years have seen a boom in the use of satellite imagery for reporting, led by a growth in commercial satellites that has slashed the cost of such images, and advances in technology that have made high-resolution … Read More

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Ed Sheeran crowned number one artist of the decade

12 December, 2019 4:35 pm 4:35 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran has been named the “UK’s Official Number 1 Artist of the Decade” after a meteoric rise to music stardom, the Official Charts Company said on Wednesday. His global hit “Shape of You” – which spent 14 weeks as No. 1 in 2017 – was also named song of the … Read More

Will continue to remind people about last decade’s plunder, says PM Imran...

07 July, 2019 6:55 pm 6:55 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that he will continue to reiterate the plunder during the last decade so that people should not forget it. He was addressing the ceremony of signing a Memorandum of Understanding between Pakistan and United Nations Office for Project Services and Sustainable Housing Solutions for financial … Read More

British, Airways, flight, lands, Islamabad, Airport, 18 years

British Airways flight lands at Islamabad Airport after 11 years

06 June, 2019 9:30 am 9:30 am

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – A flight of British Airways (BA) landed at Islamabad Airport after a gap of 11 years. The first flight of British Airways (BA- 261) reached airport at 9:25am from Heathrow, London. The flight carrying 240 passengers arrived by the Boeing 787 Dreamliner with Pakistani and British flags in their hands. In line … Read More

Economic, situation, result, policies, decade, FM Qureshi

Present economic situation is result of policies during last decade: FM

05 May, 2019 7:48 pm 7:48 pm

MULTAN (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that the present economic situation is the result of the policies during the last decade. Talking to the media on Saturday, he said that the government is taking steps to reduce the inflation. “Changes in the PML-N are the result of internal rifts,” he … Read More