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2020 Games postponement signals growing power shift from IOC to athletes

03 March, 2020 7:18 pm 7:18 pm

LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Tweeting from her Toronto couch two weeks ago, six-time Olympian Hayley Wickenheiser had two words for the International Olympic Committee, which had yet to postpone the Tokyo Summer Games amid the coronavirus pandemic: “Insensitive and irresponsible.” Days later the IOC acquiesced, delaying the Olympics until July 2021 and sparking what some … Read More

Sharjeel, Babar power Karachi Kings to dominating win over Lahore Qalandars

03 March, 2020 11:48 pm 11:48 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – A stunning 151-run opening stand between Sharjeel Khan and Babar Azam orchestrated a commanding 10-wicket win for Karachi Kings over arch-rivals Lahore Qalandars at Karachi’s National Stadium on Thursday. With what was the highest opening partnership of the HBL PSL 2020, Kings avenged their eight-wicket defeat against Qalandars last Sunday at … Read More

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

PML-N, without, power, like a fish out of water, Firdous Ashiq Awan

PML-N without power is like a fish out of water: Firdous Ashiq Awan

03 March, 2020 7:38 pm 7:38 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan has said that the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) without power is like a fish out of water. In a statement on Friday, she said that the new elections can only be the wish of the PML-N. “It is … Read More

Bismah, Diana, power, Pakistan, eight-wicket, victory, West Indies, ICC Women’s T20 World Cup

Bismah, Diana power Pakistan to big win in ICC Women’s T20 World Cup open...

02 February, 2020 5:47 pm 5:47 pm

CANBERRA – Pakistan claimed the scalp of West Indies as they outplayed the 2016 winners and began their ICC Women’s T20 World Cup campaign with an eight-wicket victory in Canberra on Tuesday. Sharp new-ball bowling from Diana Baig induced struggle in the Windies top order and only when Stafanie Taylor and Shemaine Campbelle were at … Read More

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Firdous declares Nawaz Sharif’s illness as distance from power

02 February, 2020 8:42 pm 8:42 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Special Assistant on Information Firdous Ashiq Awan on Sunday has declared former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s illness as distance from power. Speaking to the journalsits on occasion of PTI convention in Lahore, lashing out at PML-N, she said that they were praying for early recovery of Nawaz Sharif but which this … Read More

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Sindh CM given authority to appoint provincial Ombudsman

02 February, 2020 6:04 pm 6:04 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The Sindh governor deprived from another power as the chief minister was given authority to appoint provincial ombudsman on Sunday. The Sindh Assembly speaker notified approval of a legislative bill that confers the authority to appoint the provincial ombudsman on the chief minister. The new provincial ombudsman law has come into … Read More

US, President, Donald Trump, House of Representatives, impeachment charges, allegations, power, US Constitution

Trump rejects impeachment charges as an affront to US Constitution

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

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump on Monday rejected the Democratic-led House of Representatives’ impeachment charges, describing the allegations that he had abused his power and obstructed Congress as affronts to the US Constitution that must be rejected. “The Senate should speedily reject these deficient articles of impeachment and acquit the president,” an executive … Read More

Putin, shake-up, power, 2024, cabinet, steps aside

Putin shake-up could keep him in power past 2024 as cabinet steps aside

01 January, 2020 11:41 am 11:41 am

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed constitutional changes on Wednesday that would give him scope to extend his grip on power after leaving the presidency, and picked a new prime minister after Dmitry Medvedev and his cabinet stepped down. Most importantly, Putin suggested diminishing the powers of the presidency and beefing up those … Read More

Govt, further, increases, power, tariff, Rs1.56 per unit

Govt further increases power tariff by Rs1.56 per unit

12 December, 2019 1:21 pm 1:21 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The government has further increased the power tariff by Rs1.56 per unit under the head of the fuel price adjustment. The increase will burden the consumers with Rs14.5 billion. On November 5, the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) had officially increased the per-unit price of electricity by Rs1.83. The National … Read More

Power, separate, Kashmiris, JI ameer, Sirajul Haq

No power can separate us from Kashmiris, says JI ameer Sirajul Haq

12 December, 2019 6:28 pm 6:28 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Jamaat-e-Islami ameer Sirajul Haq has said that no power can separate them from the Kashmiris. Addressing a big rally taken out to express solidarity with the Kashmiris on Sunday, he said that the extremist India had revoked the constitution of Occupied Kashmir. “Kashmiris have lost 500,000 youths in love with Pakistan. … Read More

Yemen, government, separatists, deal, power, struggle, south

Yemen government and separatists sign deal to end power struggle in south

11 November, 2019 11:52 pm 11:52 pm

RIYADH (Reuters) – Yemen’s Saudi-backed government and southern separatists signed an agreement on Tuesday to end a power struggle in the south of Yemen that Saudi Arabia’s crown prince hailed as a step toward a wider political solution to end the multifaceted conflict. The stand-off had opened a new front in the more than four-year-old … Read More

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Jolie and Pfeiffer battle for power in ‘Maleficent’ sequel

10 October, 2019 9:17 am 9:17 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The sequel to Walt Disney Co’s 2014 hit “Maleficent,” which begins rolling out in global theaters on Wednesday, puts three women at the center of a fight for control between humans and fairies. Angelina Jolie stars in “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” as the titular villain and dark fairy godmother to Aurora, … Read More

Fazalur Rahman, restless, away, power, Firdous

Fazalur Rahman is restless for being away from power: Firdous Ashiq Awan

10 October, 2019 3:55 pm 3:55 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan said that JUI-F chief Maulana Fazalur Rahman is restless for being away from the power. Addressing a press conference on Saturday, she said that Maulana Fazalur Rahman has always used the card of religion and again he has played … Read More

Govt, assumed, power, mandate, Ahsan Iqbal

Govt hasn’t assumed power with mandate, says Ahsan Iqbal

10 October, 2019 5:31 pm 5:31 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – PML-N leader Ahsan Iqbal said that the government had not come into the power with mandate. Addressing a joint press conference along with other opposition leaders on Tuesday, he said that the nation should get rid of a novice bus driver throwing the country into ditches time and again. “The rulers … Read More