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US, Taliban, agreement, Feb 29, violence, cut, pact

US, Taliban say they will sign agreement on Feb 29 following violence cut p...

02 February, 2020 5:49 pm 5:49 pm

KABUL/WASHINGTON/PESHAWAR (Reuters) – The United States and the Taliban will sign an agreement on Feb. 29 at the end of a week long period of violence reduction in Afghanistan, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and the Taliban said on Friday. Afghan, international and Taliban forces will observe the reduced violence period beginning at midnight … Read More


Palestinian and US leaders blame each other for violence

02 February, 2020 10:51 pm 10:51 pm

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Palestinian and US leaders blamed each other for a surge of violence, as mourners gathered in the occupied West Bank for the funeral of a Palestinian police officer shot dead during unrest, and Israel tightened security ahead of Friday Muslim prayers. Tensions were high a day after two Palestinians were killed and … Read More


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At least 3 inmates killed in prison violence in Honduras

12 December, 2019 10:00 am 10:00 am

TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) – At least three inmates were killed in a shooting in a Honduran prison in the Atlantic port city of Tela on Friday, a senior military official said. “According to our preliminary information, at least three people lost their lives,” Colonel Ramon Macoto, head of security agency FUSINA, told local television. It was … Read More


Tens, thousands, march, France, condemn, domestic, violence

Tens of thousands march in France to condemn domestic violence

11 November, 2019 9:54 pm 9:54 pm

PARIS (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of people took the streets of Paris and other French cities on Saturday to protest against domestic violence, after more than 130 women are believed to have been killed by their partner or ex-partner in France this year. In Paris, the mostly female activists chanted “Abuser, you’ve had it, … Read More


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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


Afghanistan, election, violence, left, 85 dead, UN report

Afghanistan election violence left 85 dead, says UN report

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

KABUL (Reuters) – Violence linked to Afghanistan’s election last month left 85 civilians dead and more than 370 wounded, a United Nations report said on Tuesday. The bulk of the casualties were caused by Taliban fighters, who attacked several polling stations in an attempt to derail the vote. Only a quarter of eligible voters cast … Read More


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Indian forces start brutal violence against citizens of IoK: Shehla Rashid

08 August, 2019 12:25 pm 12:25 pm

SRINAGAR (92 News) – Kashmiri leader Shehla Rashid has said that Indian Army has unleashed a new chapter of brutal violence against the citizens of Indian Occupied Kashmir. In a tweet, she said four Kashmiris were taken into an Army camp in Shopian district where they were tortured. Shehla Rashid said a mike was kept … Read More


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Calm returns to Hong Kong after protests erupt into violence

07 July, 2019 8:54 am 8:54 am

HONG KONG (Reuters) – A tense calm descended on Hong Kong early on Tuesday, hours after police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of protesters who had stormed the legislature in chaotic scenes to protest against an extradition bill in a direct challenge to Beijing. Debris including umbrellas, hard hats and water bottles were the … Read More


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Disgruntled city employee kills 12 in Virginia; suspect also killed

06 June, 2019 8:12 am 8:12 am

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (Reuters) – A disgruntled public utility employee opened fire on co-workers at city offices in Virginia Beach, Virginia, killing 12 people and wounding several others before he was fatally shot by police, authorities said. Virginia Beach Police Chief James Cervera said the mass shooting in the coastal resort city began as the … Read More


UN adopts resolution against acts of violence based on religion, belief

04 April, 2019 9:55 am 9:55 am

NEW YORK (92 News) – The UN General Assembly has adopted a resolution strongly condemning continuing violence and acts of terrorism targeting individuals belonging to religious minorities, based on or in the name of religion or belief. The resolution presented by Turkey with Pakistan’s support in wake of Christchurch terror attacks was adopted without a … Read More


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Suspected white supremacist charged with murder after New Zealand mosque sh...

03 March, 2019 8:16 am 8:16 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Australian Brenton Harrison Tarrant, 28, a suspected white supremacist, was charged with murder on Saturday after 50 people were killed and dozens wounded in mass shootings at two New Zealand mosques. Tarrant, handcuffed and wearing a white prison suit, stood silently in the Christchurch District Court where he was remanded without a … Read More


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France’s ‘yellow vests’ march largely without violence as...

03 March, 2019 8:29 am 8:29 am

PARIS (Reuters) – Turnout for a 16th round of “yellow vest” protests in France was below last week’s levels and marches were largely peaceful, in a relief for President Emmanuel Macron who has struggled to find a response to the movement. While turnout figures at midday were only half of last week, by nightfall the … Read More


Lawyers go berserk during protest for LHC regional benches

11 November, 2018 11:49 am 11:49 am

FAISALABAD (92 News) – Lawyers went berserk during the protest for the establishment of Lahore High Court (LHC) regional benches. Baton-wielding lawyers forcibly expelled the clients from the court and locked its main gate. Later, they stormed the DC office and broke furniture and other items. They also held the staff hostage. Meanwhile, lawyers also … Read More


Dialogues underway, no intention to launch an operation: Fawad Ch

11 November, 2018 11:35 am 11:35 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry has said that the government has no intention to launch an operation against protesters. He tweeted that the rumours about the operation on the social media are fake. “The government will protect life, property and independence of the people,” he said. The minister … Read More


Indian RAW agent Kalbushan awarded death sentence

04 April, 2017 2:50 pm 2:50 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Indian Research and Analysis (RAW) agent Kulbhushan Yadav has been awarded death sentence through FGCM by Pakistan Army for espionage and sabotage activities against Pakistan. Security forces had arrested Indian Research and Analysis (RAW) Agent/Naval officer 41558Z Commander Kulbushan Sudhir Jadhav alias Hussein Mubarak Patel on March 3, 2016 during a … Read More