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US senator moots ban on TikTok for federal workers, citing Chinese govt tie...

03 March, 2020 9:40 am 9:40 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican Senator Josh Hawley said on Wednesday he will introduce legislation banning federal employees from using social media app TikTok on their devices and accused the company of sharing data with the Chinese government. Hawley said the proposed ban would apply to government-issued devices and his comments added to growing tensions between … Read More

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US Senate rebukes Trump, votes to limit Iran warmaking ability

02 February, 2020 8:44 am 8:44 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US Senate passed legislation to limit President Donald Trump’s ability to wage war against Iran, rebuking him weeks after a strike against an Iranian military commander and Tehran’s retaliation raised fears of broader regional conflict. Eight of Trump’s fellow Republicans joined Democrats to pass the war powers resolution by 55-45. The … Read More

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House of Commons rejects changes to Brexit legislation

01 January, 2020 11:48 pm 11:48 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – The lower house of Britain’s parliament on Wednesday overturned changes made by the upper house to the legislation needed to ratify the country’s divorce agreement with the European Union. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has signalled he will not accept any changes to the Withdrawal Agreement Bill, which will enact Britain’s departure from … Read More

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Indian SC gives government more time to explain controversial citizenship ...

01 January, 2020 7:00 pm 7:00 pm

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s Supreme Court declined calls to suspend the implementation of a new citizenship law on Wednesday, deciding that a constitutional bench of five judges was needed to hear all the challenges to legislation that critics say discriminates against Muslims. The court gave Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government four weeks to respond … Read More

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SC gives government three months’ time to bring new NAB law

01 January, 2020 7:04 pm 7:04 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday gave the government three months’ time to bring new National Accountability Bureau (NAB) law. In suo moto hearing on plea bargain clause of the accountability law, a bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Gulzar Ahmed hoped that a proper law governing the … Read More

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Govt, opposition harmonize on NAB & other matters’ legislation

01 January, 2020 8:35 pm 8:35 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The government and the opposition make consensus on the legislations of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and other matters on Thursday. According to the sources, the dialogue between both parties was held at the Speaker’s chamber. Federal Minister for Law and Justice Farogh Naseem, Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Azam Sawati, Pakistan Muslim … Read More

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If legislation not made within six months, army chief will be retired: SC

12 December, 2019 6:54 pm 6:54 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Supreme Court (SC) issued its detailed verdict on the extension of the army chief, stating absence of legislation within six months, the institutional practice of retirement of a General on completion of the tenure of three years “shall stand enforced.” The written 43-page verdict by the top court’s Justice Mansoor … Read More

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PML-N refuses to talk with government committee regarding legislation

12 December, 2019 11:01 pm 11:01 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Pakistan Muslim league-N (PML-N) refused to talk with the government committee regarding legislation on Thursday. In an exclusive talk with “Ho Kya Raha Hai” program on 92 News, PML-N General Secretary said that the government needs the opposition to extend the tenure of army chief. “We are not ready to … Read More

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India citizenship legislation is violation of human rights, bilateral pacts...

12 December, 2019 11:36 am 11:36 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has strongly condemned the Indian Lok Sabha citizenship legislation, saying it violates all norms of international human rights law and bilateral agreements with Pakistan. In a message on Twitter on Tuesday, he said: “It is part of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) ‘Hindu Rashtra’ design of expansionism … Read More

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Can’t give ‘fake parliament’ a right to legislation on sensitive matt...

11 November, 2019 6:48 pm 6:48 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has said that they cannot give the ‘fake parliament’ a right to legislation on sensitive matters. Addressing the protesters outside the ECP Office on Friday, he said that the rulers cannot set the matters aright. “The fake parliament should be dissolved so that the vote trust … Read More


May says Brexit legislation to have ‘improved package of measuresR...

05 May, 2019 8:13 am 8:13 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May said she will present a “new bold offer” to lawmakers with “an improved package of measures” in a final attempt to get the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill through parliament before she leaves office. After failing three times to get parliament’s approval for her Brexit deal, the government will … Read More

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PM lauds performance of Punjab Assembly in legislation

03 March, 2019 10:48 pm 10:48 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Punjab Assembly Speaker Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi called on Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday. The prime minister, Pakistan Muslim League-Q (PML-Q) discussed the matters related to the legislation in Punjab Assembly and development projects in the province during the meeting. The prime minister lauded the performance of the Punjab Assembly in … Read More

Apex court tasks NAB to bring back Husain Haqqani

08 August, 2018 1:01 pm 1:01 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Supreme Court on Thursday tasked the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to bring back former ambassador to US Husain Haqqani to Pakistan. A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nasir heard the Memogate scandal. During the hearing, the chief justice ordered to make legislation for bringing … Read More

China angered at new US defense act, to assess content

08 August, 2018 8:45 am 8:45 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – China on Tuesday condemned measures targeting it in a new US defense act, saying it would comprehensively assess aspects that beef up the role of a key panel tasked with reviewing foreign investment proposals. China’s complaints about the act come as the world’s two biggest economies engage in an increasingly bitter fight … Read More

PPP to support PTI govt’s national interest legislation: Khurshid

08 August, 2018 10:53 pm 10:53 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) leader Syed Khurshid Shah said that his party will support all public and national interest legislation of the new government. Talking to the journalists after meeting with PTI delegation on Sunday, he said talks were held between the two parties regarding law making in the parliament. He … Read More