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US threatens to down any nearby Iranian drones, Tehran denies incident

07 July, 2019 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

WASHINGTON/DUBAI (Reuters) – The United States threatened on Friday to destroy any Iranian drones flying too closely to its ships and said it had “clear evidence” that it shot one down in a festering stand-off with Tehran in the world’s most important oil shipping zone. Iran earlier on Friday denied losing one of its drones … Read More


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Trump says Iran may have shot down US drone by mistake

06 June, 2019 12:03 am 12:03 am

WASHINGTON/DUBAI (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump played down Iran’s downing of a US military drone on Thursday, saying he suspected it was shot by mistake and that “it would have made a big difference” to him if the remotely-controlled aircraft had been piloted. While the comments appeared to suggest Trump was not eager to … Read More


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Iran shoots down US military drone in Gulf region

06 June, 2019 5:17 pm 5:17 pm

DUBAI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Iran on Thursday shot down a US military drone that it said was flying over one of its southern provinces on the Gulf, increasing fears of military conflict as Washington seeks to isolate Tehran over its nuclear and regional activities. It was the latest in an escalating spate of incidents in the … Read More


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Six gunned down in dispute over bike theft in Rojhan

04 April, 2019 9:05 pm 9:05 pm

ROJHAN (92 News) – Six people, including five of a family, were shot dead in a dispute over bike theft in Chak Kapra, Rojhan on Saturday. Several people were injured in the clash. The firing between both groups lasted for 10 hours. The police could not reach the site even after 10 hours. Relatives shifted … Read More


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Facebook, Instagram & WhatsApp down for users worldwide

04 April, 2019 5:11 pm 5:11 pm

LAHORE (92 Web Desk) – Social networking services Facebook, Instagram and messaging service WhatsApp are all experiencing issues for users worldwide, including in Pakistan. According to the media reports, Facebook and Instagram are both inaccessible, with news feeds refusing to refresh and the main Facebook.com domain unavailable on Sunday. WhatsApp messages aren’t being sent or … Read More


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Pakistan used JF-17 Thunder to down Indian aircraft, says DG ISPR

03 March, 2019 9:39 am 9:39 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan is ruling out the possibility of using its nuclear weapons and sees them as more of deterrence tool to prevent actual wars, said DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor in an interview with international media. “Since we have gone overtly nuclear, as India also, in 1998, our stance is that … Read More