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California issues ‘stay home’ order; US death toll hits 200

03 March, 2020 9:59 am 9:59 am

LOS ANGELES/WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – California issued a statewide ‘stay at home” order on Thursday for its 40 million residents and Washington warned Americans to return home or stay abroad indefinitely, with the number of coronavirus deaths in the country hitting 200. Governor Gavin Newsom said modeling has shown that 56 percent of California residents were … Read More

'Wash your hands, Tokyo governor, residents, Olympics, coronavirus, spreads

‘Wash your hands’ – Tokyo governor to residents ahead of ...

02 February, 2020 10:45 am 10:45 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike called on residents on Sunday to wash their hands and wear surgical masks to prevent the spread of a new coronavirus which has infected thousands around the world as the city prepares to host the 2020 Olympics. “This is one of the things I’m very worried about,” said … Read More

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Australia evacuates parts of its capital as bushfire conditions return

01 January, 2020 6:09 pm 6:09 pm

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Some residents of Australia’s capital Canberra were evacuated briefly on Wednesday after a bushfire broke out near the airport as searing hot weather ended a few days of respite and the number of out-of-control blazes surged in the southeast of the country. Roads were closed and the authorities told people to leave … Read More

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Bill on IoK introduced in US House of Representatives

12 December, 2019 12:48 pm 12:48 pm

NEW YORK (92 News) – A bill has been introduced in the House of Representatives urging India to end the restrictions on communications and mass detentions in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK) and preserve religious freedom for all residents. The bill moved by Pramila Jayapal said that people across the US maintain ties with family and … Read More

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Powerful quake kills 16 in Albania as buildings bury residents

11 November, 2019 5:45 pm 5:45 pm

TIRANA/THUMANE (Reuters) – At least 16 people were killed when the most powerful earthquake to hit Albania in decades shook the capital Tirana and the country’s west and north on Tuesday, tearing down buildings and burying residents under rubble. Residents, some carrying babies, fled apartment buildings in Tirana and the western port of Durres after … Read More

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Southern California blaze sears homes, orchards, threatens oil fields

11 November, 2019 8:10 am 8:10 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A fast-moving scrub fire threatened orchards, oil fields and homes while displacing thousands of residents in Southern California  even as diminishing winds helped fire crews tame a rash of wildfires elsewhere across the state. The latest in a spate of conflagrations that have kept California firefighters on the go for weeks … Read More

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Tree branch blown into power lines suspected of sparking Los Angeles Getty ...

10 October, 2019 10:15 am 10:15 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A broken tree branch blown into power lines by high winds likely sparked the wildfire that has driven thousands of residents from their homes around the famed Getty Center museum in Los Angeles, the fire department said. The findings, based on evidence from the site where flames erupted early Monday, came … Read More

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Residents continue to suffer as curfew enters 46th day in IoK

09 September, 2019 12:38 pm 12:38 pm

SRINAGAR (92 News) – Residents continue to suffer immensely as the Kashmir valley continues to remain under strict curfew and military lockdown for the 46th consecutive day, on Thursday in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK). The heavy deployment of Indian troops has created an atmosphere of fear, forcing the people to remain indoors. The continued blockade … Read More

Pakistan’s Quarters become war zone as police baton charge residents

10 October, 2018 12:02 pm 12:02 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Police on Wednesday fired water cannon and baton charged Pakistan Quarters’ residents who were protesting against eviction orders in Karachi.  As per reports, the protesters started pelting stones at the police team and shouted anti government slogans as the police and the anti-riot force resorted to baton-charge and used water cannon … Read More