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Punjab, govt, decides, close, Murree, tourists

Punjab govt decides to close Murree for tourists

03 March, 2020 5:04 pm 5:04 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Punjab government has decided to close Murree for tourists amid the fear of coronavirus spread. As per the decision, locals have been directed to stay at their homes. The government employees have been ordered to adopt the precautionary measures. Only mandatory staff of government departments All the tourists will be … Read More


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Don’t be put off by fires, Australia tells tourists

01 January, 2020 5:44 pm 5:44 pm

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison urged foreign tourists not to be deterred by deadly wildfires that have razed large swathes and sent smoke as far as South America, even as authorities fretted about renewed dangers ahead. Morrison made the plea on Wednesday as he visited Kangaroo Island, a usually wildlife-rich tourist attraction … Read More


Tourists, enjoy, snowfall, continues, second day, Murree

Tourists enjoy as snowfall continues for second day in Murree

01 January, 2020 1:16 pm 1:16 pm

MURREE (92 News) – Tourists thronged Murree after snowfall continuing for the last days blanketed the city and adjoining areas. Vehicles were seen skidding on the roads due to one-foot snow. As a result, traffic flow was disrupted throughout the city. On the other hand, the scenic valleys of Swat, Malam Jabba, Kalam and Marghzar … Read More


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Don’t be put off by fires, Australia tells tourists

01 January, 2020 11:46 am 11:46 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison urged foreign tourists not to be deterred by deadly wildfires that have razed large swathes and sent smoke as far as South America, even as authorities fretted about renewed dangers ahead. Morrison made the plea on Wednesday as he visited Kangaroo Island, a usually wildlife-rich tourist attraction … Read More


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Anderson takes five as England seize control of second Test

01 January, 2020 6:18 pm 6:18 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Seamer James Anderson took five wickets and Ben Stokes an England record five catches as the tourists took control of the second Test against South Africa at lunch on day three at Newlands on Sunday. England are 52 for one in their second innings, a lead of 98 with nine wickets … Read More


Light, snowfall, attracts, tourists, Murree

Light snowfall in Murree attracts a large number of tourists

01 January, 2020 10:26 pm 10:26 pm

MURREE (92 News) – A large number of tourists reached Muree after light snowfall on Friday. The Mall Road wore a festive look after the snowfall. Long queues of vehicles were present on each road in the city. According to traffic police, as many as 23,468 vehicles have entered the city so far. Traffic cops … Read More


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Stokes trains ahead of Test, but three players sit out

12 December, 2019 5:18 pm 5:18 pm

PRETORIA (Reuters) – Ben Stokes returned to practice with England on Wednesday after the condition of his critically ill father improved, but three others missed out as illness continue to plague the tourists, 24 hours ahead of the first Test against South Africa at Centurion. Stokes spent Tuesday at the bedside of father Ged, who … Read More


Spaceport

British company Virgin Galactic announces world’s first tourist space...

08 August, 2019 1:48 am 1:48 am

NEW MEXICO (92 News/Evening Standard) – Virgin Galactic, a British company, has announced that the world’s first specifically designed commercial spaceport is “operationally functional” in New Mexico. The company, owned by Sir Richard Branson, said it has transferred of all its spaceflight operations to Spaceport America in New Mexico on Thursday. The spaceport is a … Read More


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Hundreds’ tourists stuck as Kaghan Road blocked from several hours

07 July, 2019 12:50 pm 12:50 pm

BALAKOT (92 News) – Hundreds of tourists have been stranded as Kaghan Road is blocked from several hours after land sliding on Friday. According to the 92 News report, the visitors were stuck in different areas related to Kaghan valley when land sliding disconnected the adjoining areas of Balakot and Kaghan. The visitors are facing … Read More


100, tourists, stranded, cable, car, midway, Murree

Over 70 tourists stranded as Patriata cable car stops midway

06 June, 2019 7:52 pm 7:52 pm

MURREE (92 News) – Over 70 tourists were trapped when a cable car stopped midway in Patriata, Murree on Saturday. Rescue 1122 teams and vehicles have been sent to the area. The tehsil officers said that the automatic cable car system broke down due to severe storm in the area. “There is no matter of … Read More


50,000, tourists, visit, Skardu, airport, year

Over 50,000 tourists visit Skardu airport this year

06 June, 2019 4:57 pm 4:57 pm

SKARDU (92 News) – As many as 50,000 tourists visited Skardu airport for recreation, proving that steps taken by Prime Minister Imran Khan for the promotion of tourism have started yielding results. The beauty of the tourist resort having mountains, lakes and dense forest lures the tourists. Keeping in view the rush, Prime Minister Imran … Read More


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Phones could help guard against selfie deaths, medics say

05 May, 2019 10:44 pm 10:44 pm

DUBLIN (Reuters ) – Smartphones might ironically be the answer to selfie-related deaths, two wilderness medicine specialists say. Hundreds of people have lost their lives in pursuit of daring selfies to impress their social media followers. But smartphone technology that uses global positioning system (GPS) location, or measures altitude, could potentially be harnessed to prevent … Read More


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India launches mass evacuation, warns tourists, as cyclone bears down on ea...

05 May, 2019 5:46 pm 5:46 pm

BHUBANESHWAR, India (Reuters) – India has started evacuating hundreds of thousands of villagers living along its northeastern coastline ahead of a severe cyclone due to make landfall. The state of Odisha has also moved in thousands of disaster management personnel to help those living in mud-and-thatch homes in low-lying areas take shelter from Severe Cyclonic … Read More


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Intermittent snowfall continues in parts of country

02 February, 2019 9:56 am 9:56 am

MURREE (92 News) – Snowfall continued in Murree, Galiyat, Abbottabad, Gilgit-Baltistan and adjoining areas, dropping down the mercury considerably. Owing to snowfall, people were restricted to their homes. Snow created difficulties for local residents, especially those residing in rural areas.Thousands of vehicles were stranded on several roads after snowfall in the city, creating problems for … Read More


Tourists, trapped, road blockage, Abbottabad

40 tourists trapped due to road blockage in Abbottabad

01 January, 2019 2:15 pm 2:15 pm

ABBOTTABAD (92 News) – About 40 tourists were trapped due to blockage of Murree Road after an avalanche fell on it at Kandala on Thursday. The 40-foot avalanche could not be cleared till now. Sources said that the trapped tourists are being shifted to nearby houses and mosques. They added that over 80 vehicles are … Read More