Tag Archives: record

Leicester City break club record with 4-1 Premier League win

12 December, 2019 10:52 am 10:52 am

BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) – Leicester City set a club record of eight successive top flight wins after two goals from Jamie Vardy helped them to an impressive 4-1 Premier League victory at Aston Villa on Sunday. Kelechi Iheanacho and Jonny Evans were also on target for Leicester, who served up a performance akin to those … Read More

Meesha Shafi, record, statement, defamation suit, Dec 9

Meesha Shafi to record statement in defamation suit on Dec 9

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

LAHORE (92 News) – Singer Meesha Shafi will record her statement in the defamation suit filed by Ali Zafar against her. She had appeared in court to record her statement, but the hearing was adjourned due to unavailability of Additional Sessions Judge Amjad Ali Shah. Saqib Jillani appeared on behalf of Meesha Shafi, while Ali … Read More

Messi, claims, record, sixth, Ballon d'Or, Rapinoe, women's award

Messi claims record sixth Ballon d’Or, Rapinoe wins women’s awa...

12 December, 2019 11:58 am 11:58 am

PARIS (Reuters) – Lionel Messi claimed a record sixth Ballon d’Or award on Monday, beating Liverpool’s leading nominees and Cristiano Ronaldo to lift soccer’s most prestigious individual trophy. The Argentine, who won the Liga title with Barcelona but only managed third place in the Copa America with his country, added to his 2009, 2010, 2011, … Read More

Barca’s Messi receives record sixth European Golden Shoe

10 October, 2019 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Barcelona forward Lionel Messi picked up a record-extending sixth – and third consecutive – European Golden Shoe award on Wednesday following his outstanding individual 2018-19 domestic campaign. The award is presented to the top goalscorer in league football across Europe, with the Argentine finding the net 36 times last season as Barca … Read More

Serena Williams, path, Grand Slam, record, teenager

Serena Williams’ path to Grand Slam record blocked by teenager

09 September, 2019 5:25 pm 5:25 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A clash of generations will decide the US Open on Saturday with Serena Williams taking a fourth crack at Grand Slam history against teenager Bianca Andreescu, who was not even born when the American lifted her first Flushing Meadows trophy. One short of equalling Margaret Court’s record of 24 singles Grand … Read More

Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ album breaks new record in China

08 August, 2019 9:48 am 9:48 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – US singer-songwriter Taylor Swift’s album “Lover” broke a new record for an international artist in China as it surpassed one million combined total streams, downloads and sales within a week of its release. The combined total makes it China’s most-consumed full-length international album ever in such a short space of time. … Read More


Legend cricket umpire Aleem Dar levels record for most Test matches

08 August, 2019 3:26 am 3:26 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Renowned and seasoned cricket umpire Aleem Dar of Pakistan has leveled the record of officiating in the highest number of Test matches in world Test cricket. The veteran umpire on Thursday leveled with West Indian umpire Steve Bucknor’s record of officiating in the most Test matches after taking the field for … Read More

Singapore, seizes, ivory, 300, elephants, record, haul

Singapore seizes ivory from nearly 300 elephants in record haul

07 July, 2019 9:05 pm 9:05 pm

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore said on Tuesday it had seized 8.8 tonnes of elephant ivory, a record haul by authorities in the city-state, which conservation groups say is a transit point for the illegal wildlife trade. The elephant ivory, estimated to be worth $12.9 million, came from nearly 300 African elephants, and was heading to … Read More

France, record, heatwave, Spain

France roasts in record heatwave, two die in Spain

06 June, 2019 8:36 pm 8:36 pm

PARIS/MADRID (Reuters) – France registered its highest temperature since records began on Friday as the death toll rose from a heatwave suffocating much of Europe. The mercury hit 45.1 degrees Celsius (113.2 Fahrenheit) in Villevieille, in the southerly Provence region, the weather forecaster Meteo France said, a whole degree above the previous high of 44.1 … Read More

France Renard VAR penalty record

France maintain perfect record with Renard’s VAR penalty

06 June, 2019 9:12 am 9:12 am

RENNES, France (Reuters) – Already-qualified hosts France preserved their perfect record to top Group A at the women’s World Cup with a 1-0 win against 10-woman Nigeria thanks to Wendie Renard’s 79th minute penalty awarded after a VAR review on Monday. Renard’s first attempt hit the outside of the post but the kick had to … Read More

Alex, scores, five, US, beat, Thailand, record, 13-0, win

Alex scores five as US beat Thailand with record 13-0 win

06 June, 2019 10:42 am 10:42 am

REIMS, France (Reuters) – Striker Alex Morgan scored five times as holders the United States began their World Cup campaign with a record 13-0 win over Thailand on Tuesday. The Group F result was the largest margin of victory in either the men’s or women’s World Cup. When the Americans headed for the interval 3-0 … Read More

Avengers Endgame astonishing opening weekend avengers endgame record box office

Avengers: Endgame earned astonishing $1.2bn in its opening weekend

04 April, 2019 6:51 pm 6:51 pm

LOS ANGELES (92 News) – LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Superhero movie “Avengers: Endgame” smashed box office records with global ticket sales estimated at $1.2 billion through Sunday, distributor Walt Disney Co said. “Endgame” generated a jaw-dropping $350 million in the United States and Canada, the world’s largest movie market. The total far surpassed analyst estimates … Read More

Asif, Zardari, Bilawal, Bhutto, record, statements, NAB

Asif Zardari, Bilawal Bhutto record statements before NAB

03 March, 2019 2:47 pm 2:47 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto and co-chairman Asif Zardari recorded their statements before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in the mega money laundering case on Tuesday. A five-member team interrogated Bilawal Bhutto, while Asif Zardari was investigated by 11-member team for one hour. Both were given a 20-question questionnaire each and asked … Read More

Asghar Khan case, SC, inquiry, army officers, weeks

FIA recommends closure of Asghar Khan case for lack of evidence

12 December, 2018 4:19 pm 4:19 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has recommended the closure of the Asghar Khan implementation case for lack of evidence. The FIA, in its report to the SC, said that the matter is 25-year-old and witnesses’ statements contradict each other. “We have not received the complete record of banks concerned,” the report … Read More

FIA raids, seizes record of private schools charging heavy fees

12 December, 2018 9:24 pm 9:24 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The FIA raided several private schools charging heavy fees and seized their record across the country. On the court orders, raids are being conducted on the schools charging fees above Rs 5,000. In Lahore, the FIA seized the record of 10 big schools and froze their accounts. The schools’ forensic audit … Read More