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Trump, impeachment, effort, passes, first, test, support, US Congress

Trump impeachment effort passes first test of support in US Congress

10 October, 2019 9:37 pm 9:37 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US House of Representatives took a major step in the impeachment effort against US President Donald Trump on Thursday when lawmakers approved rules for the next stage of the Democratic-led inquiry into the president’s attempt to have Ukraine investigate a domestic political rival. The Democratic-controlled House voted by 232 to 196 … Read More


Traders, attempt, march, FBR HQs, first, round, talks, fail

Traders attempt to march towards FBR headquarters as both rounds of talks f...

10 October, 2019 7:03 pm 7:03 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Traders attempted to march towards the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Headquarters in protest against the new tax laws on Wednesday. The administration stopped the protesters from marching towards FBR Headquarters at Serena Chowk. They chanted slogans against the government and the FBR. They also staged a sit-in at Serena Chowk. … Read More


Sri Lanka set Pakistan 166 for victory in first T20 match

10 October, 2019 12:30 am 12:30 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Sri Lanka set a victory target of 166 runs against Pakistan in the first T20 match at Gaddafi Stadium on Saturday. Gunathilaka smashed 57 off 38 balls with the help of eight fours and one six. WIA Fernando (33) and Rajapaksa (32) were other top scorers. Muhammad Hasnain grabbed three wickets, … Read More


Rain, abandons, first, ODI between Pakistan and Sri Lanka

First ODI between Pakistan and Sri Lanka abandoned due to rain in Karachi

09 September, 2019 4:47 pm 4:47 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Pakistan’s opening one-day international against Sri Lanka was abandoned with not a single ball bowled due to rain at National Stadium on Friday. The second ODI of the three-match series will be played in Karachi on Monday instead of Sunday. People will be able to watch the match on the tickets … Read More


Smith in control as Australia end wet first day on 170-3

09 September, 2019 11:15 pm 11:15 pm

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – Steve Smith continued his outstanding Ashes form, striking an unbeaten 60 as Australia recovered from another failure by their openers to reach 170-3 at the close of the rain-affected first day of the fourth Test against England at Old Trafford on Wednesday. Rain caused a delay of over two hours after … Read More


First flight carrying Hujjaj reaches Islamabad

08 August, 2019 8:10 pm 8:10 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The first flight carrying Hujjaj reached Islamabad from Jeddah on Saturday. A large number of relatives of the pilgrims were present at the airport to receive their loved ones. Stringent security arrangements had been made on the occasion. Meanwhile, 166 pilgrims reached Karachi by PK-8702. PIA Station Manager Ahmed Alam, District … Read More


National Development Council discusses Balochistan’s uplift plan

08 August, 2019 9:26 pm 9:26 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired the first meeting of the National Development Council at Prime Minister’s Office on Thursday. According to a press release, development plan of Balochistan, Master Plan of Gwadar, Creation of CPEC Authority and Accelerated Development Plan 2019-20 for erstwhile FATA/merged districts was discussed during the meeting. A … Read More


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US Justice department announces first federal executions since 2003

07 July, 2019 8:45 am 8:45 am

WASHINGTON DC (Web Desk) – The US federal government is to resume executing death-row inmates after a 16-year hiatus, the justice department has announced. Attorney General William Barr said in a statement he had directed the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) to schedule the executions of five inmates. Mr Barr said the five had been convicted … Read More


First, Pakistani, sent, space, 2022, Fawad Ch

First Pakistani will be sent to space in 2022, says Fawad Ch

07 July, 2019 4:25 pm 4:25 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry on Thursday announced that the first Pakistani will be sent to space in 2022. In Twitter, Fawad Ch said: “Proud to announce that the selection process for the first Pakistani to be sent to Space shall begin from Feb 2020 and 50 people will … Read More


oil ship

Pakistan receives first shipment of crude oil from Saudi Arabia at Karachi ...

07 July, 2019 9:14 am 9:14 am

KARACHI (92 News) – The first shipment of crude oil from Saudi Arabia has arrived at Karachi port. According to finance ministry officials, Pakistan has started receiving oil supplies from SA on deferred payments under Saudi Fund Facility. According to a press release issued by the Saudi embassy earlier, Pakistan will start receiving monthly oil … Read More


Pak Army, rescue, relief, operation, Chitral, flood-affected, areas

New Zealand 211-5 v India before rain stops play in Manchester

07 July, 2019 2:08 am 2:08 am

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – New Zealand had reached 211 for five wickets after 46.1 overs against India when rain stopped play in the first semi-final of the Cricket World Cup at Old Trafford on Tuesday. Ross Taylor was batting on 67 with Tom Latham on three at the other end when the players were forced … Read More


Imran Khan, first, leader, talking, national, public, interests, Firdous

Imran Khan is first leader talking about national, public interests: Firdou...

04 April, 2019 4:20 pm 4:20 pm

GUJRAT/SIALKOT (92 News) – Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information Firdous Ashiq Awan said that Prime Minister Imran Khan is the first leader who is talking about national and public interests. Addressing different gatherings on Sunday, she said that the free trade agreement was a clear proof of it. “A balance is being established … Read More


NASA, probe, detects, 'marsquake', interplanetary, first

NASA probe detects likely ‘marsquake’ – an interplanetary...

04 April, 2019 8:59 am 8:59 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – NASA’s robotic probe InSight has detected and measured what scientists believe to be a “marsquake,” marking the first time a likely seismological tremor has been recorded on another planet, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California reported on Tuesday. The breakthrough came nearly five months after InSight, the first spacecraft designed specifically to … Read More


Woods, wins, Masters, claim, first, major, 11, years,

Golf: Woods wins Masters to claim first major in 11 years

04 April, 2019 10:50 am 10:50 am

AUGUSTA, Ga. (Reuters) – Tiger Woods completed one of sport’s greatest comebacks to end an 11-year major title drought at the Masters on Sunday by claiming a fifth Green Jacket. A gritty two-under 70 clinched a one-shot victory over Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka and Xander Schauffele and earned the 43-year-old a 15th major title that … Read More


India, election, gets, underway, voting, first, seven, phases

India’s election gets underway with voting in first of seven phases

04 April, 2019 10:50 am 10:50 am

MUZAFFARNAGAR, India (Reuters) – Indians began voting in the first phase of a mammoth general election on Thursday, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a second term after campaigning strongly on his national security record following a flare-up in tensions with Pakistan. Voting in the first of seven rounds is being held in 91 parliament … Read More