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WHO, raises, global, risk, coronavirus, 'high' to 'very high'

WHO raises global risk of coronavirus from ‘high’ to ‘ver...

02 February, 2020 10:58 pm 10:58 pm

GENEVA/BEIJING (Reuters) – The rapid spread of the coronavirus increased fears of a pandemic on Friday, with six countries reporting their first cases and the World Health Organization (WHO) raising its global spread and impact risk alert to “very high”. World shares fell again, winding up their worst week since the 2008 global financial crisis … Read More

British PM Johnson raises prospect of 10 billion pound payroll tax cut

11 November, 2019 11:00 pm 11:00 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson raised the prospect of a multi-billion-pound cut to a payroll tax, saying he would raise the amount of earnings exempt from social security payments if he wins an election on Dec. 12. Workers currently pay National Insurance contributions (NICs) on annual earnings over 8,632 pounds, lower than … Read More

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Information Ministry raises issue of BBC’s fake news with UK authorities

06 June, 2019 5:22 pm 5:22 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Ministry of Information on Tuesday sent a dossier to the UK officials to raise the issue of story titled “Uncovering Pakistan Secret Human Rights Abuses” published by British Broadcasting Company (BBC) on June 2. In this regard, the Government of Pakistan sent a detailed dossier to the Office of Communication … Read More