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Syrian, families, fleeing, Idlib, stranded, roads

No place to go: Syrian families fleeing Idlib stranded on the roads

02 February, 2020 11:42 pm 11:42 pm

AZAZ, Syria (Reuters) – Abu Abdallah has been on the road for days. After his family fled the air strikes pounding Idlib, they moved from one village to another in northwest Syria but have yet to find refuge. “I don’t know where to take them,” the 49-year-old farmer said from his tractor on the side … Read More

Australian, weather, roads, blocked, wildfires, rescue

Smoke stalls rescues as Australia plans for next fiery onslaught

01 January, 2020 11:10 pm 11:10 pm

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian officials took advantage of better weather on Monday to reopen roads blocked by wildfires and move some people to safety although thick smoke stalled rescue efforts and hundreds of people remained stranded. Fires have ravaged more than 8 million hectares (19.8 million acres) of land across the country, an area nearly … Read More

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Plain areas of Punjab experiencing dense fog, with low to zero visibility o...

12 December, 2019 1:48 pm 1:48 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The plain areas of Punjab are experiencing dense fog, with low to zero visibility on the roads on Saturday. According to the reports, most plain areas of Punjab and Upper Sindh as well as a few districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa remained under the grip of dense fog in the country, the … Read More

Plain, areas, Punjab, experiencing, intense fog, low, zero visibility, roads

Plain areas of Punjab experiencing intense fog, with low to zero visibility...

12 December, 2019 8:44 am 8:44 am

LAHORE (92 News) – The plain areas of Punjab are experiencing intense fog, with low to zero visibility on the roads. National Highway and Motorway Police closed different sections of Motorways for commuters. These include M-1 from Peshawar to Rashakai, M-2 from Kot Sarwar Interchange to Lahore, M-3 from Lahore to Abdul Hakeem and M-4 … Read More

New South Wales,Sydney,mobile phone detection cameras ,fatalities ,roads

Australia’s New South Wales rolls out mobile phone detection cameras

12 December, 2019 9:29 am 9:29 am

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – The Australian state of New South Wales, home to the country’s largest city Sydney, rolled out mobile phone detection cameras on Sunday, hoping to cut the number of fatalities on its roads by a third over two years, transport authorities said. The world-first mobile phone detection cameras, according to Transport for NSW, … Read More

Colorado, blizzard, shuts, roads, cancels, flights, busiest, travel, days

Colorado blizzard shuts roads, cancels flights on one of busiest travel day...

11 November, 2019 8:37 am 8:37 am

COLORADO (Reuters) – A blizzard sweeping through northeastern Colorado on Tuesday morning blocked roads and caused hundreds of flight cancellations, thwarting the Thanksgiving travel plans of some of the millions of Americans expected to fly or drive this week. Seven inches (18 cm) of snow had fallen in Denver by early Tuesday morning, causing more … Read More

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Road closures begin as JUI-F implements its Plan B

11 November, 2019 3:05 pm 3:05 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-F (JUI-F) started to implement its Plan B of Azadi March on Thursday by blocking major roads across the country. According to details, JUI-F initiated to block highways in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan. The workers have started to arrive in Nowshera from Mardan, Charsadda and Peshawar. A road has … Read More

JUI-F, finalizes, Plan B, decides, close, roads, country, sit-in

JUI-F finalizes Plan B, decides to close roads across country along with si...

11 November, 2019 6:56 pm 6:56 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) has finalized the Plan B, deciding to close all main roads across the country while continuing the sit-in from Wednesday. The plan was finalized during a meeting presided over by JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Tuesday. All the provincial party ameers briefed Maulana Fazlur Rehman about … Read More


Women gather in Paris to protest against deadly domestic violence

10 October, 2019 10:32 am 10:32 am

PARIS (Reuters) – Hundreds of women took part in so-called “die-in” protests in central Paris , hoping to draw attention to domestic violence against women. More than 120 women are believed to have been killed as a direct result of domestic violence in France so far this year according to local associations. Demonstrators held up … Read More

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Mustafa Kamal demands to put name of Waseem Akhtar on ECL

08 August, 2019 3:19 pm 3:19 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) Chairman Mustafa Kamal on Wednesday demanded to put name of Mayor Karachi Waseem Akhtar on exit control list (ECL). Talking to the journalists, Mustafa Kamal alleged Waseem Akhtar for the worsening state of the metropolis and said that his name should be placed on ECL. He also … Read More

Bilawal, Bhutto, threatens, come, roads, budget, approved, APC

Bilawal Bhutto threatens to come on roads if budget approved

06 June, 2019 9:06 pm 9:06 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto has threatened to come on roads if the budget was approved. Talking to the media outside the National Assembly on Tuesday, he said that the budget was anti-people and his party would oppose it. “Much more taxes were imposed and the country faced worst price-hike,” he said. … Read More

Previous, govt, spent, money, bridges, roads, Sheikh, Rasheed

Previous govt spent all money on bridges, roads: Sheikh Rasheed

05 May, 2019 2:37 pm 2:37 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed has said that the previous government had spent all money on bridges and roads. Addressing a ceremony on Saturday, he said that the kitty becomes empty when someone talks about the poor. “The railway was neglected in the past and not a single penny was spent … Read More

Roads blocked as traffic in parts of country badly affected

11 November, 2018 4:10 pm 4:10 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The roads have been blocked in major cities as the traffic has been affected due to the protest against Supreme Court verdict acquitting Asia Bibi in blasphemy case. As the protests continue and roads in major cities have been blocked and commuters are advised to avoid the following routes. In Lahore, … Read More

Dense fog prevails in parts of Punjab

11 November, 2017 9:45 am 9:45 am

LAHORE (92 News) – The foggy weather continued to prevail in the plain areas of Punjab, leaving zero visibility on roads and prompting to closure of Motorway at many sections. The traffic system has been disrupted as fog continues to blanket various areas of the province including Lahore, Okara, Sahiwal, Mian Channu and Bahwalpur on … Read More

Incessant rain turns Lahore roads into canals

08 August, 2016 10:24 am 10:24 am

LAHORE (92 News) –Incessant and heavy rain in Lahore turned the weather pleasant but filled the roads with water and on Thursday. Many areas in the provincial capital are facing power failures and severe traffic jam. Many parts of the upper country including Lahore are receiving light and heavy rains. Lahore and adjacent areas received … Read More