Tag Archives: major

Five-time, major, winner, Sharapova, retires, aged, 32

Five-time major winner Sharapova retires aged 32

02 February, 2020 8:49 pm 8:49 pm

BERLIN (Reuters) – Maria Sharapova, the Russian five-time Grand Slam champion who became one of the highest paid sportswomen in the world, announced her retirement at the age of 32 on Wednesday. Siberia-born Sharapova, whose Wimbledon victory over Serena Williams in 2004, aged 17, propelled her to superstardom and riches, broke the news in an … Read More

Trump, Kim Jong Un, North Korea, major, test

Trump says Kim Jong Un risks losing ‘everything’ after North Ko...

12 December, 2019 11:43 am 11:43 am

WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un risks losing “everything” if he resumes hostility and his country must denuclearise, after the North said it had carried out a “successful test of great significance.” “Kim Jong Un is too smart and has far too much to … Read More

Martyred, Major, Adeel Shahid, buried, military honours, ISPR

Martyred Major Adeel Shahid buried with full military honours in Karachi

09 September, 2019 8:31 pm 8:31 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Major Adeel Shahid, who embraced martyrdom during fencing along Pak-Afghan Border in Mohmand District, was buried with full military honours in Karachi on Saturday. Earlier, his funeral was held in Karachi. Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, Corps Commander Karachi Lieutenant General Humayun Aziz and large number of people from … Read More

COAS, Qamar Bajwa, orders, immediate, rescue, operation, quake, victims, AJK

Army chief confirms life sentence to in-service major: ISPR

08 August, 2019 4:32 pm 4:32 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday has confirmed life sentence to in-service army major. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the army chief dismissed a major rank officer was from service for misusing his authority. The sentence, passed after the officer was tried by a Field … Read More

Major, changes, PML-N, Maryam Nawaz, vice-president

Major changes in PML-N as Maryam Nawaz made vice-president

05 May, 2019 10:53 pm 10:53 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif has announced central office-bearers of the party. According to the announcement made in consultation with PML-N Quaid Nawaz Sharif and other party leaders, Ahsan lqbal will be the secretary general while Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will act as senior vice president. Office Bearers of PML-N … 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

Major, Theresa May, Brexit, European Union, March

Former PM Major urges May to drop Brexit red lines

01 January, 2019 7:15 pm 7:15 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Former British prime minister John Major urged Theresa May on Saturday to drop her “red lines” on Brexit or allow parliament to find a way forward to avoid a damaging no-deal departure from the European Union in March. Major said he compromised on key decisions on the Northern Irish peace process and … Read More