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COVID-19 coronavirus complete lockdown locked down countrywide majority Public

COVID-19: Majority of public supports complete countrywide lockdown

03 March, 2020 7:14 pm 7:14 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – In wake of preventive measures from coronavirus (COVID-19), the majority of public on Sunday supported the complete countrywide lockdown. The citizens pronounced that the lockdown is a best option for stopping spread of virus to more people. They also said that the preventive cautions are necessary during the difficult time. “The … Read More


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Punjab Assembly passes Medical Teaching Institutions Act

03 March, 2020 8:05 am 8:05 am

LAHORE (92 News) – The Punjab Assembly on Wednesday passed the Medical Teaching Institutions (MTI) Act with majority. According to the MTI act, a board will be established to manage financial and administrative matters of government hospitals. The management board will be charged with hiring and dismissing directors in the hospitals for three years. It … Read More


National Assembly, Senate, approves, Zainab Alert Bill, majority

After National Assembly, Senate approves Zainab Alert Bill

03 March, 2020 5:55 pm 5:55 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – After the National Assembly, the Senate approved the Zainab Alert, Recovery and Response Bill, 2019 with a majority on Wednesday. Senator Mushtaq Ahmed opposed the bill. Jamaat-e-Islami’s Sirajul Haq and Mushtaq Ahmed had proposed to turn the life term into capital punishment. After the enactment of the law, maximum and minimum … Read More


Netanyahu ahead in Israeli election, but still lacking governing majority

03 March, 2020 9:20 am 9:20 am

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu led on Tuesday in a cliffhanger election in Israel, but was still short of a governing majority in a third national ballot in less than a year, exit polls showed. On the basis of initial projections by Israel’s three main television channels, Netanyahu, head of the right-wing Likud … Read More


Senate, passes, Maternity, Paternity, Leave, Bill, majority

Senate passes Maternity and Paternity Leave Bill with a majority

01 January, 2020 10:25 pm 10:25 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Senate on Monday passed the Maternity and Paternity Leave Bill 2018, making it mandatory for employers to grant six-month paid maternity leave and three-month paid paternity leave. It has also been recommended in the bill to grant additional unpaid three-month maternity leave and one-month paternity leave. However, the government has … Read More


Ashraf Ghani, majority, Afghanistan, presidential, vote

Ashraf Ghani wins slim majority of Afghanistan presidential vote

12 December, 2019 3:35 pm 3:35 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – Afghanistan’s incumbent President, Ashraf Ghani, won a slim majority of votes in a September 28 election, delayed preliminary results showed on Sunday, in a poll that plunged the country into political uncertainty. The Independent Election Commission (IEC) said the total turnout in the presidential election, which was marred by allegations of massive … Read More


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Johnson ahead but polls suggest majority might be tough

12 December, 2019 8:09 am 8:09 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson is heading into Britain’s election next week with a lead in opinion polls, but some of the surveys also suggest that his chance of winning a parliamentary majority could be too close to call. Four opinion polls published on Saturday put the lead of Johnson’s Conservative Party over … Read More


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Johnson’s election chances at risk from tactical voting

11 November, 2019 11:10 pm 11:10 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson looks on track for a large majority ahead of Britain’s Dec. 12 national election but tactical voting by opposition supporters could reduce or even eliminate it, according to an analysis of polls on Wednesday. Johnson’s Conservative Party would win up to 366 seats out of 650 in the … Read More


Federal cabinet, rejects, Maryam Nawaz, application, abroad

Cabinet majority advises not to move SC against LHC verdict

11 November, 2019 6:13 pm 6:13 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The federal cabinet discussed eight-point agenda during a meeting presided over by Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday. Sources said that a majority of the cabinet members proposed not to move the Supreme Court against the verdict of the Lahore High Court (LHC) regarding permission to Nawaz Sharif to go abroad. … Read More


Majority, 39, UK truck, victims, from Vietnam

Majority of 39 UK truck victims likely from Vietnam: priest

10 October, 2019 2:29 pm 2:29 pm

YEN THANH, VIETNAM (Reuters) — The majority of the 39 people found dead in the back of a truck near London were likely from Vietnam, a community leader from the rural, rice-growing community where many of the victims are believed to have come from told Reuters on Saturday. The discovery of the bodies – 38 … Read More


Israeli PM, Netanyahu, win, majority, election

Israeli PM Netanyahu fails to win majority in close election

09 September, 2019 8:39 pm 8:39 pm

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to win a ruling majority in an election that produced a virtual tie between his right-wing bloc and a centre-left grouping that would be led by former military chief Benny Gantz. The outcome, according to almost complete results published on Wednesday, dealt a new blow to … Read More


PML-N, majority, South Punjab, province, FM Qureshi

PML-N’s majority is in favor of South Punjab province: FM Qureshi

05 May, 2019 2:54 pm 2:54 pm

MULTAN (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that a majority of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is in favor of the South Punjab province. Addressing a press conference in Multan on Wednesday, he said that the PPP had given a positive reply regarding the province. FM Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that … Read More


Overwhelming, majority, boycott, Indian, sham polls, Occupied Kashmir

Overwhelming majority boycotts sham polls in Occupied Kashmir

04 April, 2019 1:47 pm 1:47 pm

SRINAGAR (KMS) – In Occupied Kashmir, an overwhelming majority boycotted the third phase of the so-called polling for the Indian parliamentary elections in the territory on Tuesday as over 86 percent voters did not exercise their franchise. During the polling held for the 1st phase of the three-phased Islamabad constituency of Lok Sabha, 65 polling … Read More