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Coronavirus fears: Pakistan closes land border with Iran

02 February, 2020 10:20 am 10:20 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan has closed its land border with Iran, while Afghanistan suspended travel to the neighbouring country as fears across the region continued to grow over a jump in new coronavirus infections. Both Afghanistan and Pakistan share long, porous borders with Iran. Millions of Afghan refugees currently live in the Islamic Republic … Read More

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Emergency declared in Canberra as heatwave breaks records

02 February, 2020 5:17 pm 5:17 pm

SYDNEY (AFP) – Temperatures in the Australian capital Canberra have set a new monthly record amid an advancing wildfire that has prompted a state of emergency declaration, weather service Meteo France said Sunday. The city declared its first state of emergency in nearly two decades last week in anticipation of a heatwave and predictions that … Read More

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China virus death toll mounts to 26, infections spread

01 January, 2020 8:51 am 8:51 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – A new coronavirus has killed 26 people in China and infected more than 800, the government said on Friday, as the World Health Organization declared it an emergency but stopped short of declaring the epidemic of international concern. China’s National Health Commission said 830 cases had been confirmed so far and 25 … Read More

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Australia’s bushfires circle Sydney as temperatures soar

12 December, 2019 10:32 pm 10:32 pm

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Catastrophic conditions fuelled massive bushfires across Australia’s New South Wales state on Saturday, with two blazes around Sydney burning at emergency level, while in South Australia one person was found dead in a fire zone. Some major roads heading to the south and west from Sydney were closed for part of the … Read More

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Decision to hang Musharraf’s body at D-Chowk is wrong: Raza Rabbani

12 December, 2019 6:08 pm 6:08 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Responding to release of detailed verdict of a special court in the high treason case against former president Pervez Musharraf, former Senate chairman Raza Rabbani has said that the decision to hang former Musharraf’s body at D-Chowk is wrong. In a statement, Raza Rabbani mentioned that those coming out in support … Read More

Australian state declares emergency as wildfires surround Sydney

12 December, 2019 10:33 am 10:33 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s most populous state declared its second emergency in as many months on Thursday as extreme heat and strong winds stoked scores of uncontrolled bushfires, some on Sydney’s doorstep. In the same week the continent experienced its hottest day on record, thick smoke blanketed the harbor city, shrouded the Opera House and … Read More

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PM Imran Khan summons an emergency meeting of PTI core committee today

12 December, 2019 11:21 am 11:21 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has summoned an emergency meeting of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s core committee on Wednesday. The meeting will be held at Bani Gala at 5pm. Meanwhile, Punjab Governor Ch Sarwar has also been asked to attend the meeting. Federal ministers will also attend the meeting. According to sources, the … Read More

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Musharraf’s counsel rejects special court’s verdict

12 December, 2019 8:28 pm 8:28 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Former president Pervez Musharraf’s lawyer Salman Safdar on Tuesday rejected the special court’s verdict which pronounced death sentence to the former military ruler in high treason case. Addressing a press conference, Salman Safdar said that the former army chief was not given a fair trial and the decision to hand him … Read More

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Emergency in all hospitals in coastal areas as cyclone ‘Kyarr’ ...

10 October, 2019 5:34 pm 5:34 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Emergency has been declared in all hospitals along coastal areas as cyclone ‘Kyarr’ moved further on Monday. Hawks Bay Road has been closed due to an increase in water. Water has entered coastal residential areas and DHA Golf Club. Meanwhile, Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar has declared an emergency in Metropolitan Corporation. … Read More

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Chile President Pinera declares emergency as capital rocked by riots

10 October, 2019 2:33 pm 2:33 pm

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chile’s President Sebastian Pinera declared a state of emergency in the capital Santiago early on Saturday, as the city of 6 million descended into chaos amid riots that left a downtown building engulfed in flames and its metro system shuttered. Black-hooded protesters enraged by recent fare hikes on public transportation lit fires … Read More

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Emergency declared in all hospitals of Mirpur, says AJK PM Raja Farooq Haid...

09 September, 2019 5:53 pm 5:53 pm

MUZAFFARABAD (92 News) – Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider said that emergency has been declared in all hospitals after the earthquake that killed five people in Mirpur. Talking to 92 News, he said that Pak Army has started the rescue operation in the affected areas. “The ground situation is not very … Read More

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Farogh Naseem rules out any possibility of Governor Rule

09 September, 2019 11:35 am 11:35 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Law Minister Barrister Farogh Naseem has said that no plan of imposition of ‘Governor Rule’ or ‘Emergency’ in Sindh. In a special interview with 92 News program Hard Talk, the law minister termed that they will not take any move which will provide any chance to the Pakistan Peoples’ Party … Read More

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Emergency meeting of OIC Kashmir-focused wing summoned today

08 August, 2019 11:52 am 11:52 am

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – An emergency meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Kashmir-focused wing has been summoned on Tuesday (Today) after India abolished special status of Indian-held Jammu Kashmir (IHK). It is pertinent to mention here that the emergency meeting of OIC Contact Group has been summoned on Kashmir after Indian government rushed … Read More

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Southern California shaken by 6.4 magnitude earthquake in two decades

07 July, 2019 9:38 am 9:38 am

California (Web Desk) – Southern California has been struck by its strongest earthquake in two decades, causing damage and fires. The epicentre of the tremor, which had a 6.4 magnitude, was near the city of Ridgecrest, about 150 miles (240 km) northeast of Los Angeles. Firefighters said they were providing medical assistance and dealing with … Read More

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As Mexico-US talks progress, markets rise on hopes a deal could be close

06 June, 2019 8:06 am 8:06 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Mexican and US officials held a second day of talks on trade and migration with markets rebounding on optimism a deal could be close, although it was unclear if Mexican pledges to curb migration flows were enough to persuade the Trump administration to postpone tariffs. US President Donald Trump has warned that … Read More