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ECP suspends membership of 318 MPs for not disclosing assets details

01 January, 2020 3:45 pm 3:45 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has suspended the membership of 318 members of parliament and provincial assembly for not disclosing their assets. The suspended MPs include 12 senators and 70 MNAs. The suspended members include Federal Law Minister Farogh Naseem, Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Ch, former prime minister … Read More


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US lawmakers begin debating impeachment articles against Trump

12 December, 2019 8:25 am 8:25 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democrats in the US House of Representatives moved closer on Wednesday to impeaching President Donald Trump as a key House committee began debating formal articles of impeachment that are expected to be brought to the House floor next week. The House Judiciary Committee was meeting to consider the two articles, which accuse … Read More


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Labour leader makes Brexit offensive ahead of UK election showdown

12 December, 2019 8:06 pm 8:06 pm

DETLING, England (Reuters) – British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn went on the Brexit offensive on Friday, seeking to hit back at Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s main campaign message as they both prepared for a final TV showdown ahead of next week’s election. Polls show Johnson’s Conservative Party is well ahead of Labour six days … Read More


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Iraq PM says he will quit after cleric’s call but violence rages on

11 November, 2019 8:58 am 8:58 am

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi announced his resignation after the country’s senior Shi’ite Muslim cleric urged lawmakers to reconsider their support for a government rocked by weeks of deadly anti-establishment unrest. Violence raged on in southern Iraq, however, killing at least 21 people, and one protester was killed in central Baghdad … Read More


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Trump ex-Russia adviser Hill tells US lawmakers to stop promoting ‘fa...

11 November, 2019 9:08 pm 9:08 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s former Russia adviser Fiona Hill urged lawmakers in the House of Representatives impeachment inquiry on Thursday not to promote “politically driven falsehoods” that cast doubt on Russia’s interference in the 2016 US election. In her prepared testimony, Hill said some members of the House Intelligence Committee, based on their … Read More


Republicans lawmakers disrupt Democratic-led Trump impeachment inquiry

10 October, 2019 10:39 pm 10:39 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican lawmakers, encouraged by President Donald Trump to get tougher in fighting the impeachment inquiry against him, on Wednesday disrupted the Democratic-led US House of Representatives probe as a Pentagon official was about to testify. The Republicans stormed into a hearing room where Pentagon official Laura Cooper was due to testify behind … Read More


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PM Johnson says will push for election if lawmakers reject Brexit timetable

10 October, 2019 6:54 pm 6:54 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday he would end an attempt to win parliamentary approval for his Brexit legislation and instead press for an election if lawmakers reject his timetable. Opening a debate before lawmakers are expected to vote on his deal for the first time, Johnson warned parliament: “I … Read More


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Lawmakers urge US president to resolve Kashmir issue

09 September, 2019 2:13 pm 2:13 pm

WASHINGTON (92 News) – The US lawmakers have urged US President Donald Trump to engage both Pakistan and India for resolving Kashmir issue on the negotiation table. The US lawmakers have urged the Trump administration to engage both Pakistan and Indian prime ministers on the sidelines of UN General Assembly (UNGA) session in New York … Read More


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Trump defiant as lawmakers blast his racist attacks on four congresswomen

07 July, 2019 9:40 am 9:40 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump doubled down on his attacks against four minority US congresswomen on Monday and dismissed concerns that his comments were racist, prompting outrage from Democrats, who moved to condemn him in the House of Representatives. Speaking at the White House, Trump said people he described as critical of the United … Read More


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EU lawmakers approve package of banking reforms

04 April, 2019 10:11 pm 10:11 pm

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union (EU) lawmakers approved on Tuesday an overhaul of banking rules, addressing some of the loopholes exposed by the global financial crisis. The banking overhaul, proposed by the European Commission in November 2016, sets the level of cash banks must set aside to absorb losses and introduces new requirements for capital … Read More


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May asks lawmakers to send a message to Brussels on Brexit deal

01 January, 2019 8:26 am 8:26 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May will on Tuesday ask her Conservative lawmakers to send a message to Brussels that they would support her Brexit deal if a plan to avoid a hard border in Ireland is replaced. Parliament will on Tuesday try to shape the future of the country’s exit from the European … Read More


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Trump doubts lawmakers can reach acceptable border security deal

01 January, 2019 9:45 am 9:45 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump expressed scepticism on Sunday that US lawmakers seeking to avoid another government shutdown could reach a deal on border security that he would accept, as he renewed his vow to build a wall on the southern border with Mexico. In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, Trump said … Read More


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Why are some of our lawmakers so scared of the ECL? Imran Khan

01 January, 2019 12:34 pm 12:34 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has questioned why some of lawmakers are so scared of the ECL. In a tweet on Thursday, he said: “Why are they so keen to go abroad? There is so much work to be done by politicians in and for Pakistan – the land they claim to … Read More


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ECP suspends 332 lawmakers for non-disclosure of assets

01 January, 2019 5:45 pm 5:45 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday suspended the memberships of 332 lawmakers from Senate, National Assembly (NA) and provincial assemblies for not submitting asset details. According to the notification of the ECP, the membership of 72 from NA and 20 from Senate were suspended over non-disclosure of assets. However, … Read More


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May warns of catastrophe if lawmakers don’t back Brexit deal

01 January, 2019 8:16 am 8:16 am

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May has warned lawmakers that failure to back her plan to leave the European Union would be catastrophic for Britain, in a plea for support two days ahead of a vote in parliament that she is expected to lose. Lawmakers are set to vote on May’s Brexit deal … Read More