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Best decisions under democratic system only: PM

By The Frontier Post | October 14, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Saturday reposed his confidence that the people of Pakistan would decide the future government, juxtaposing the unprecedented performance of Pakistan Muslim League-N with its rival political parties and previous regimes. He noted that democracy was sine qua non for the progress and prosperity of the country and […]

Passing out parade of 136th PMA Long Course held in Kakul

By The Frontier Post | October 14, 2017

KAKUL (NNI): Passing out parade of 136th PMA Long Course, Graduate Course 36th, Technical Graduate Course 29th and Integrated Course 55 was held at Pakistan Military Academy, Kakul on Saturday. Cadets from Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Palestine, Turkmenistan and Libya were also among the passed out courses. General Sir Nicholas Patrick Carter, Chief of General […]

Pak security situation improved after successful military operations: Ahsan

By The Frontier Post | October 14, 2017

WASHINGTON (APP): Minister for Interior Ahsan Iqbal says security situation has improved considerably after successful military operations in the tribal areas and other parts of the country. He was addressing a gathering at the Embassy Forum, organized by Pakistan Embassy, in Washington. The Minister said the country has reversed the tide of terrorism through the […]

Two injured as Indian troops resort to unprovoked firing at LoC

By The Frontier Post | October 14, 2017

RAWALPINDI (INP): Two including a girl were injured when Indian troops resorted to unprovoked firing along Line of Control (LoC) on Saturday. Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR) said that Indian Border Security Force (BSF) resorted to unprovoked intense fire in Satwal and Nikial Sectors besides targeting civilian population in Tetrinote, Manwa, Satwal and Balakot villages. […]

Army chief has right to comment on economy: Khurshid Shah

By The Frontier Post | October 14, 2017

F.P. Report SUKKUR: Opposition leader in National Assembly (NA) Khurshid Shah has said army chief has right to comment on economy and if Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa has any misperception on this count then government should give him briefing. “army chief has every right to comment on national economy. If he is stopped then army […]

Pakistan, US heading towards ‘a much better relationship’: Trump

By The Frontier Post | October 14, 2017

WASHINGTON (AFP): US President Donald Trump said early Saturday morning he wants to express his gratitude to Pakistan and its leadership for their “cooperation”, something that came as a stark contrast to the scathing comments he had made in August this year during the unveiling of the American strategy in South Asia. In a new […]

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Mattis blasts Pentagon over pricey Afghan uniforms

By The Frontier Post | July 25, 2017

WASHINGTON (Reuters): US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has issued a sharp rebuke after the Pentagon wasted millions of dollars buying the Afghan army a pricey uniform that may have made soldiers easier to spot. According to a memo released Monday, Mattis told Pentagon procurement officials that the decision to buy the overpriced woodland green camouflage […]

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Mumbai building collapse kills at least eight, many feared trapped

By The Frontier Post | July 25, 2017

MUMBAI (AFP): A 40-year old four-storey building collapsed in the Indian city of Mumbai on Tuesday, killing at least eight people with more than 20 feared trapped, fire and police officials said. “Search and rescue operations are still on,” said P.S. Rahangdale, chief fire officer of the Mumbai Fire Brigade, adding two firemen were injured […]

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Erdogan in Qatar for talks on Gulf crisis

By The Frontier Post | July 24, 2017

DOHA (AFP): Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Doha on Monday as part of a Gulf tour aimed at defusing a dispute between Turkey´s ally Qatar and neighbouring Arab states. Erdogan was greeted by Qatari ruler Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani in Doha ahead of their first face-to-face talks on the Gulf crisis, […]

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Young Pakistan military officers oppose terrorism, says US expert

By The Frontier Post | July 24, 2017

WASHINGTON (AFP): The new generation of Pakistani military officers is more sensitive to terrorism than its predecessors, says Robin Raphel, former assistant secretary of state for South Asia, rejecting a claim by the Afghan ambassador that those officers are more likely to back terrorism than current Pakistani commanders. At a weekend seminar on Afghanistan at […]

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China warns India not to harbour illusions in border stand-off

By The Frontier Post | July 24, 2017

BEIJING (AFP): China’s defense ministry on Monday warned India not to harbor any illusions about the Chinese military’s ability to defend its territory, amid a festering border dispute. The stand-off on a plateau next to the mountainous Indian state of Sikkim, which borders China, has ratcheted up tension between the neighbors, who share a 3,500-km […]

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US urges India and China to reduce tension through direct dialogue

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

WASHINGTON (INP): The Pentagon has encouraged India and China to engage in a direct dialogue free of any “coercive aspects”. “We encourage India and China to engage in direct dialogue aimed at reducing tensions and free of any coercive aspects,” Gary Ross, a defence department spokesman said Saturday Over the past week, the US state […]

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No justification for PML-N, PPP to object over working of NAB: Siraj

By The Frontier Post | November 4, 2017

F.P. Report NAROWAL: Ameer Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Pakistan, Senator Sirajul Haq has said that chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has been appointed after consensus of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) therefore there is no justification for the two to object working of NAB. Addressing a big public meeting here […]

Bid to smuggle foreign currency to Dubai foiled, 3 held at Karachi Airport

By The Frontier Post | November 4, 2017

KARACHI (INP): The custom officials foiled a bid to smuggle foreign currency to Dubai and arrested three members of a family here on Saturday. Custom officials said that during search of baggage of a family leaving for Dubai through international airline flight at Jinnah Airport Karachi, foreign currency including 70,000 Saudi Riyals and 3,57,000 Emirati […]

Efforts on to bring Vohra back into MQM-P

By The Frontier Post | November 3, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: Efforts are on to bring Dr Arshad Vohra, Deputy Mayor who earlier this week defected to Mustafa Kamal led Pak Sarzameen Party, back into the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P), it emerged on Friday. A senior MQM-P leader told that those closed to Dr Arshad Vohra have been tasked to bring him back […]

FATA people must be given access to basic human rights: Rabbani

By The Frontier Post | November 3, 2017

ISLAMABAD (NNI): Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani has said that main streaming of FATA must be done at the earliest and the people may be given access to basic human rights as citizens of the country. He said that the people of FATA must have access to the Supreme and High Courts as well as […]

NAB seeks arrest of Capt. Safdar

By The Frontier Post | November 3, 2017

ISLAMABAD (NNI): The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has challenged Accountability Court’s order to release retired Capt. Safdar on bail. Capt. Safdar, who is former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law, was taken into NAB custody upon his arrival in Pakistan from London on Oct 9. However, the court had ordered his release against security bonds worth […]

Operation Radd ul Fasaad: Security forces conduct IBOs in Balochistan, KP

By The Frontier Post | November 3, 2017

RAWALPINDI (Monitoring Desk): Security forces conducted intelligence based operations (IBOs) in two provinces of the country. Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), in view of the nationwide Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad deemed at eradicating terrorism, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) told on Friday. In Balochistan, Balochistan FC and intelligence agencies carried out a joint IBO in Zhob to target […]

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