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Desecration, Hazrat Umar bin Abdulaziz, shrine, condemned, world

Desecration of Hazrat Umar bin Abdulaziz’s shrine strongly condemned acro...

05 May, 2020 8:36 am 8:36 am

DAMASCUS, Syria (92 News) – Saboteurs desecrated the shrine of the 8th Umayyad caliph Umar bin Abdulaziz in the northwestern Idlib province of Syria, causing severe resentment on the social media. According to the media reports, Muslims across the world strongly condemned the act after the videos and picture of the desecration of the shrine … Read More

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World urged to force India to act responsibly for regional peace : FO

05 May, 2020 9:35 am 9:35 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Office Spokesperson Aisha Farooqui said World urged to force India to act responsibly for regional peace. Pakistan has rejected Indian Army Chief’s recent statement levelling allegations against Islamabad and hurling threats, saying these are part of India’s desperate attempts to divert the world’s attention from human rights abuses in occupied … Read More

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Uber to require drivers, riders to wear masks around the world

05 May, 2020 8:50 am 8:50 am

(Reuters) – Uber Technologies  said it will require drivers, delivery workers and riders globally to wear a mask as countries around the world begin easing restrictions aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus. Beginning on Monday, the company will require everyone using its ride-hailing service in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe and most … Read More

WHO expert, world, 'long, long way to go', COVID-19 fight

WHO expert says world has ‘long, long way to go’ in COVID-19 fi...

05 May, 2020 9:50 pm 9:50 pm

GENEVA (Reuters) – The World Health Organization’s top emergencies expert cautioned on Wednesday the world had a “long, long way to go” to bring the coronavirus pandemic under control, despite tentative steps in many countries to begin restarting normal life. Dr Mike Ryan, head of the WHO’s emergencies programme, said risks from COVID-19, the respiratory … Read More

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Sony suspends PlayStation Store in mainland China to upgrade security

05 May, 2020 4:24 pm 4:24 pm

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Sony has suspended its PlayStation Store in mainland China saying it wanted to improve the online store’s security, in a move that will temporarily prevent it from selling games in the world’s largest video game market. PlayStation China announced the closure in a statement on its Weibo account on Sunday, saying … Read More

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Tennis world commits over $6 million for COVID-19 player relief program

05 May, 2020 9:02 am 9:02 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Tennis’s governing bodies and the organisers of the four Grand Slams said on Tuesday they will raise over $6 million (4.8 million pounds) to help players affected by the sport’s current shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The player relief program will target about 800 singles and doubles players collectively on the … Read More

World leaders launch plan to speed COVID-19 drugs, US stays away

04 April, 2020 9:40 pm 9:40 pm

GENEVA/ZURICH (Reuters) – World leaders pledged on Friday to accelerate work on tests, drugs and vaccines against COVID-19 and to share them around the globe, but the United States did not take part in the launch of the World Health Organization (WHO) initiative. French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and South African President … Read More

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‘One World’ celebrity special for coronavirus draws 21 million ...

04 April, 2020 9:04 am 9:04 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Almost 21 million Americans watched the “One World: Together At Home” global special  in support of frontline workers battling the coronavirus pandemic, according to Nielsen data released. Nielsen said that the two-hour concert, which featured appearances and performances from their homes by multiple celebrities including Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, the Rolling … Read More

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World in grip of coronavirus, global death toll surpasses 108,000

04 April, 2020 4:42 pm 4:42 pm

WASHINGTON (92 News) – Confirmed cases of COVID-19 have exceeded 1.77 million globally, with the death toll surpassing 108,000. According to data collected by Johns Hopkins University, one month since the coronavirus outbreak was declared a pandemic by the WHO, 108,867 people have died of complications caused by the pathogen and more than 1,777,666 people … Read More

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Queen Elizabeth thanks health workers around the world

04 April, 2020 5:41 pm 5:41 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Queen Elizabeth on Tuesday sent a message of “enduring appreciation and good wishes” to health workers around the world for World Health Day. “I want to thank all those working in the healthcare profession for your selfless commitment and diligence as you undertake vitally important roles to protect and improve the … Read More

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US has most coronavirus cases in world, next wave aimed at Louisiana

03 March, 2020 9:15 am 9:15 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The number of US coronavirus infections climbed above 82,000 on Thursday, surpassing the national tallies of China and Italy, as New York, New Orleans and other hot spots faced a surge in hospitalizations and looming shortages of supplies, staff and sick beds. With medical facilities running low on ventilators and protective … Read More

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65-year-old becomes first victim of coronavirus in IoK

03 March, 2020 11:24 am 11:24 am

SRINAGAR (92 News) – A 65-year-old man infected with the coronavirus died at Chest Disease (CD) Hospital Dalgate in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK) on Thursday. According to KMS, Muhammad Ashraf, a resident of Hyderpora area of Srinagar was first recorded victim of coronavirus in IoK. Government spokesperson Rohit Kansal said, “This is sad news. This … Read More

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Three billion under lockdown in world, COVID-19 death toll reaches 21,293

03 March, 2020 11:09 am 11:09 am

ROME (AFP/92 News) – More than three billion people around the world were living under lockdown in the world as the coronavirus pandemic death toll reached 21,293. According to the reports, as many as 7503 coronavirus patients in Italy, 3647 in Spain, 1331 in France and 1031 in US have been died till now. As … Read More

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UN chief calls for global truce so world can focus on coronavirus

03 March, 2020 11:00 pm 11:00 pm

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday called for a global ceasefire so the world can focus on fighting the coronavirus pandemic. “It is time to put armed conflict on lockdown and focus together on the true fight of our lives,” Guterres told a virtual news conference. So far more than … Read More

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Pakistanis need to stand united to fight coronavirus pandemic: President

03 March, 2020 11:23 am 11:23 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – President Dr Arif Alvi have emphasized that Pakistanis also need to stand united to fight the coronavirus pandemic that has engulfed the world. In his message on Pakistan Day, the president said nations have to go through difficult times but only with unity they sail through. “We Pakistanis also need to … Read More