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Russian, parliament, move, keep, Putin, power

Russian parliament backs move to keep Putin in power

03 March, 2020 9:33 pm 9:33 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Constitutional changes allowing Vladimir Putin to run for president again in 2024 sailed through both houses of Russia’s parliament on Wednesday, raising the prospect he could clock up over three decades in the Kremlin. Putin, 67, who has dominated Russia’s political landscape for two decades as either president or prime minister, made … Read More

Pompeo, Afghan, violence, stop, peace, process, move, forward

Pompeo says Afghan violence must stop for peace process to move forward

03 March, 2020 8:25 pm 8:25 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday called on all nations to hold Iran accountable for its nuclear commitments and said Tehran’s failure to report nuclear material was a clear violation of safeguard agreements. The International Atomic Energy Agency, which is policing Iran’s troubled nuclear deal with major powers, sounded an … Read More

Williamson, shakes off, injury, New Zealand, move, strong position

Williamson shakes off injury as New Zealand move into strong position

02 February, 2020 9:30 am 9:30 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Captain Kane Williamson shook off a nasty blow to his hand on the first ball he faced as New Zealand reached 116 for two at tea on the second day of the first test against India at the Basin Reserve on Saturday. Williamson was on 46 at the break with Ross Taylor … Read More

Jordan, hold boxing qualifiers, move, Wuhan, IOC

Jordan to hold boxing qualifiers after move from Wuhan, IOC

01 January, 2020 9:58 am 9:58 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has said Jordan will host 2020 Olympics boxing qualifiers for Asia and Oceania after an event in China’s Wuhan was cancelled due to fears over the new flu-like coronavirus. The death toll from the virus rose to 41 on Saturday, with more than 1,300 infected globally, but … Read More

Musharraf, counsel, announces, move, SC, special court, verdict

Musharraf’s counsel announces to move SC against special court verdict

12 December, 2019 3:28 pm 3:28 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Raza Bashir advocate, counsel for former president Pervez Musharraf, announced to challenge the verdict of the special court in the Supreme Court. Meanwhile responding to the special court’s verdict in high treason case, former president Pervez Musharraf termed the court verdict as ‘dubious’. A day after a special court awarded Musharraf … Read More

Russia expels Bulgarian diplomat in tit-for-tat move

12 December, 2019 4:58 pm 4:58 pm

SOFIA (Reuters) – The Russian government has expelled a Bulgarian diplomat in a tit-for-tat move after Sofia asked Moscow to recall a diplomat on suspicion of espionage, Bulgaria’s foreign ministry said on Thursday. Bulgaria’s ambassador in Moscow, Atanas Krastin, has been informed that the diplomat must leave Russia within the next 24 hours in line … 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

NAB, chairman, green signal, move, SC, Maryam Nawaz, bail

NAB chairman gives green signal to move SC against Maryam Nawaz’s bail

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

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has given the Lahore NAB a green signal to move the Supreme Court against the bail of Maryam Nawaz. He also held consultation with the legal team of the NAB Lahore to discuss the points for the cancellation of the Maryam bail. … Read More

Olympics, IOC, stands, firm, decision, move, 2020 marathon, Tokyo's plea

Olympics: IOC stands firm on decision to move 2020 marathon despite Tokyo&#...

10 October, 2019 6:40 pm 6:40 pm

TOKYO (Reuters) – The International Olympic Commission will not change its decision to move the 2020 marathon to Sapporo to avoid the heat, a top Tokyo Olympics planning official said on Friday, despite pleas from Tokyo’s governor to keep the race in the capital. The announcement came in the latest round of an unusually public … Read More

IOC, plan, move, Tokyo Olympic, marathon, Hokkaido, heat, concerns

IOC plan to move Tokyo Olympic marathon to Hokkaido due to heat concerns

10 October, 2019 10:02 pm 10:02 pm

TOKYO (Reuters) – The International Olympic Committee on Wednesday announced a plan to move the marathon and race walking at Tokyo 2020 to Japan’s northernmost island of Hokkaido from originally planned courses in the capital due to worries about heat. The IOC’s statement said that it is planning to move the events to Sapporo, which … Read More

Leicestershire’s Ackermann sets T20 record with seven-wicket haul

08 August, 2019 5:27 pm 5:27 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Leicestershire Foxes captain Colin Ackermann set a new Twenty20 bowling record on Wednesday by taking seven wickets for 18 runs in his team’s victory over Birmingham Bears in the T20 Blast. The off-spinner’s haul surpassed the previous record of six wickets for five runs set by Somerset all-rounder Arul Suppiah while bowling … Read More

Pakistan to move UNSC against Indian act of scrapping IOK’s special statu...

08 August, 2019 5:10 pm 5:10 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has announced that Pakistan will move the United Nations Security Council against Indian act of scrapping the special status of Occupied Kashmir. Talking to 92 News on Thursday, he said that Pakistan had informed 28 countries about its concern and decisions of the UNSC. “Kashmir is … Read More

PM says Indian move will worsen situation between two nuclear neighbours

08 August, 2019 6:36 pm 6:36 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday phoned Malaysian counterpart Mahathir Mohamad and discussed the situation arising after revoking of Article 370 and 35A by the Indian government. The prime minister said that the Indian move will deteriorate situation between two nuclear neighbours. “The scrapping of special status for Occupied Kashmir is … Read More