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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


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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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

India can’t suppress Kashmiri freedom movement by force: PM Nawaz

10 October, 2016 12:53 pm 12:53 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has on Thursday said that India should give-up its wishful thinking as it cannot suppress the Kashmiri freedom movement by force. In his message on the black day, he said that the October 27, 1947 was the darkest day in the history of the humanity, adding that … Read More

Normal life remain paralyze as curfew enters 108th day in IOK

10 October, 2016 11:03 am 11:03 am

SRINAGAR (92 News) – Normal life remained paralyzed for the 108th consecutive day in the Kashmir Valley due to curfew, restrictions and strike. Meanwhile, normal life continued to remain affected in Kashmir for the 108th straight day on Monday. Shops, petrol pumps and other business establishments remained shut, while public transport remained off the roads. … Read More

Pakistan, Afghanistan should work together to prevent extremism: US

08 August, 2016 8:53 am 8:53 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – US State Department spokeswoman Elizabeth Trudeau has on Friday said that Pakistan and Afghanistan should work together to prevent violence and extremism. Addressing a press briefing, she said that the US encourages Pakistan and Afghanistan to increase cooperation to counter terrorism. Trudeau drew the attention to what Pakistan Army Chief General … Read More