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US’s Pompeo plans to meet Chinese officials in Hawaii

06 June, 2020 9:13 am 9:13 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is planning to travel to Hawaii to meet with Chinese government officials, Politico reported on Friday, citing two unnamed sources. Pompeo, who has been vocal in criticizing China on a range of issues from the origins of the coronavirus pandemic to its Hong Kong policy to … Read More

Premier Premier League plans project restart

Plans for training first step in Premier League’s ‘Project Rest...

05 May, 2020 8:50 am 8:50 am

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – Premier League clubs will discuss plans for resuming the season in a conference call on Friday but the practicalities of how to even begin training will be the first obstacle they have to overcome with “Project Restart”. The league is hoping the UK government, which is due to review coronavirus lockdown … Read More

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More US states make plans to reopen; California holds firm

04 April, 2020 9:10 am 9:10 am

(Reuters) – More states in the US South and Midwest signaled readiness on Wednesday to reopen their economies in hopes the worst of the coronavirus pandemic had passed, but California’s governor held firm to sweeping stay-at-home orders and business closures. The patchwork of still-evolving orders across the 50 states meant some Americans were still confined … Read More

Queen Elizabeth cancels birthday plans as coronavirus hits Britain

04 April, 2020 3:48 pm 3:48 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Queen Elizabeth will not celebrate her 94th birthday in any special way and has asked that there be no gun salutes to mark the occasion because it would not be appropriate while the country battles a deadly coronavirus outbreak. Britain is at or near the peak of an outbreak in which … Read More

Facebook to award $100 mln in cash grants, ad credits to small businesses

03 March, 2020 11:40 pm 11:40 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook Inc said Tuesday it plans to award $100 million in cash grants and ad credits for up to 30,000 small businesses in over 30 countries to address the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak. The majority will be in cash grants and Facebook will disclose more details soon about how businesses … Read More

Govt, plans, increase, PTV fee, Rs35 to Rs100, per month

Govt plans to increase PTV fee from Rs35 to Rs100 per month

01 January, 2020 6:18 pm 6:18 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Making the life of the common man further miserable, the government has planned to the increase the Pakistan Television (PTV) fee from Rs35 to Rs100. The government is likely to collect Rs20 billion from the electricity consumers by increasing the PTV fee. Meanwhile, the PTV Board of Directors approved the Financial … Read More

US, plans, pull, troops, Iraq, Defense Secretary, Mark Esper

US has no plans to pull its troops out of Iraq, says Defense Secretary Mark...

01 January, 2020 10:01 am 10:01 am

NEW YORK (92 News) – The United States has no plans to pull its troops out of Iraq, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday, following reports by Reuters and other media of an American military letter informing Iraqi officials about repositioning troops in preparation for leaving the country. Longtime foes Tehran and Washington have … Read More

US, Eyes, customs deal, Mexico, plans, attorney general, visit

US eyes customs deal with Mexico, plans attorney general visit in January

12 December, 2019 9:36 am 9:36 am

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – The United States is looking at ways to cooperate with Mexico on customs along their border to curb flows of illicit arms, drugs and money, the U.S. ambassador to Mexico said on Friday. Speaking after what he called a fruitful meeting with Mexico’s finance ministry, Ambassador Christopher Landau said that U.S. … Read More

Indian army plans fake skirmish to divert attention from atrocities in IOK

08 August, 2019 9:32 pm 9:32 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Indian army has planned a fake skirmish in their territory to divert the attention from atrocities in Occupied Kashmir. Sources disclosed that in a movie style, the skirmish will be declared a Pakistan activity by hoisting a Pakistani flag along the Line of Control (LoC) and Line of Actual Control … Read More

MPs, May, heed, alternative, Brexit, plans

MPs urge May to heed them on alternative Brexit plans

03 March, 2019 3:57 pm 3:57 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – British lawmakers called on Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday to heed whatever alternative Brexit strategy they can settle on after they attempted to break the impasse by grabbing control of the process in parliament. The government insisted the deal May agreed with the European Union in November after more than two … Read More

Google employees demand more oversight of China search engine plan

08 August, 2018 10:24 am 10:24 am

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Google is not close to launching a search engine app in China, its chief executive said at a companywide meeting , according to a transcript seen by Reuters, as employees of the Alphabet Inc unit called for more transparency and oversight of the project. Chief Executive Sundar Pichai told staff that … Read More