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Hungary , imposes , border checks , quarantine , prevent , spread , virus

Hungary imposes border checks, quarantine to prevent spread of virus

07 July, 2020 7:37 pm 7:37 pm

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Hungary has imposed new restrictions on cross-border travel as of next Wednesday in order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus after a surge in new cases in several countries, Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s chief of staff said on Sunday. Under the new rules, Hungarian nationals returning from high risk countries listed … Read More

Britain imposes sanctions on Russians, including top investigator, Saudis o...

07 July, 2020 10:11 pm 10:11 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain imposed sanctions on 25 Russians and 20 Saudis on Monday as part of post-Brexit measures foreign minister Dominic Raab said were aimed at stopping the laundering of “blood money”. After leaving the European Union in January, Prime Minister Boris Johnson wants to forge a new independent role for Britain in foreign … Read More

Spain , imposes , second , local , coronavirus , lockdown , two , days

Flood death toll hits 20 as Japan warned of more rainfall

07 July, 2020 7:36 pm 7:36 pm

TOKYO (Reuters) – The death toll from floods and landslides unleashed by torrential rains on Japan’s southern island of Kyushu rose to 20 on Sunday, with 14 people missing, NHK public TV said. More heavy rain is forecast after Saturday’s deadly deluge in the Kumamoto prefecture, Japan’s worst natural disaster since Typhoon Hagibis in October … Read More

Spain , imposes , second , local , coronavirus , lockdown , two , days

Spain imposes second local coronavirus lockdown in two days

07 July, 2020 7:30 pm 7:30 pm

MADRID (Reuters) – The northwestern Spanish region of Galicia imposed restrictions on about 70,000 people on Sunday following a COVID-19 outbreak, a day after Catalonia also introduced a local lockdown to curb the spread of the coronavirus. People living in A Marina along Spain’s northern coast in the region of Lugo will not be able … Read More

Iran, imposes, curbs, coronavirus, toll rises

Iran imposes new curbs as coronavirus toll rises

07 July, 2020 5:07 pm 5:07 pm

TEHRAN (Reuters) – Iranians who do not wear masks will be denied state services and workplaces that fail to comply with health protocols will be shut for a week, President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday as he launched new measures to try to curb the coronavirus.  Iran has been battling the spread of the coronavirus, … Read More

Streets, deserted, Italy, imposes, unprecedented, coronavirus, lockdown

Streets deserted as Italy imposes unprecedented coronavirus lockdown

03 March, 2020 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

ROME (Reuters) – Shops and restaurants closed, hundreds of flights were canceled and streets emptied across Italy on Tuesday, the first day of an unprecedented, nationwide lockdown imposed to slow Europe’s worst outbreak of coronavirus. The government has told all Italians to stay at home and avoid all non-essential travel until April 3, dramatically widening … Read More

China, coronavirus, toll rises, 259, US, imposes, border curbs

China coronavirus toll rises to 259, US. imposes border curbs

02 February, 2020 9:10 am 9:10 am

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The number of deaths from a coronavirus epidemic in China rose by 46 to 259 on Friday, the country’s health authority said on Saturday, as the United States announced new border curbs on foreign nationals who have been in China. The province of Hubei, the centre of the epidemic, remains under virtual … Read More

Hajj 2020, Saudi govt, imposes, additional fee, 410 Riyals, pilgrims

Hajj 2020: Saudi govt imposes additional fee 410 Riyals on pilgrims

01 January, 2020 9:07 pm 9:07 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Saudi government has imposed an additional fee of 410 Riyals on the pilgrims for Hajj 2020. According to sources, Pakistani pilgrims will have to pay 300 Riyals as visa fee. Moreover, an amount of 110 Riyals will have to be paid as insurance along with the visa fee. The Saudi … Read More

US, imposes, sanctions, Iran, missile, attacks, Iraq

US imposes more sanctions on Iran after missile attacks in Iraq

01 January, 2020 12:49 pm 12:49 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States imposed more sanctions on Iran on Friday in retaliation for its missile attack on US forces in Iraq this week and vowed to tighten the economic screws if Tehran continued “terrorist” acts or pursued a nuclear bomb. The targets of the sanctions included Iran’s manufacturing, mining and textile sectors … Read More

US, imposes, restrictions, banned TTP, declares Noor Wali, global, terrorist

US imposes new restrictions on banned TTP, declares Noor Wali as global ter...

09 September, 2019 8:05 am 8:05 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – The United States has imposed new restrictions on the banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), declaring Mufti Noor Wali as global terrorist. According to the State Department, Mufti Noor Wali is involved in several terrorist attacks in Pakistan. The US has frozen all assets of Noor Wali. Along with the TPP, the State … Read More


Skripal poisoning: US imposes new sanctions on Russia

08 August, 2019 7:16 am 7:16 am

WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump has imposed another round of sanctions on Russia over the poisoning of a former spy in Britain, the White House said on Friday, a move Moscow said would hurt already strained US-Russia ties. The move came hours before a landmark Cold War-era arms control treaty expired, after Washington … Read More

US, imposes, sanctions, Myanmar, military, extrajudicial, killings, Rohingya, Muslims

US imposes sanctions on Myanmar military leaders over killings of Rohingya ...

07 July, 2019 7:34 pm 7:34 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States announced sanctions on Tuesday against the Myanmar military’s Commander-in-Chief Min Aung Hlaing and other leaders it said were responsible for extrajudicial killings of Rohingya Muslims, barring them from entry to the United States. The steps, which also covered Min Aung Hlaing’s deputy, Soe Win, and two other senior commanders … Read More