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PSP, MQM decide to retain, turncoat Vohra, as deputy mayor

By The Frontier Post | October 30, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: What strengthens impression of the “reconciliation” between Dr Farooq Sattar and Mustafa Kamal, both the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan and Pak Sarzameen Party (PPP) have decided to retain Dr Arshad Vohra as Deputy Mayor of Karachi. Vohra, who recently changed side by jumping into Mustafa Kamal-led PSP’s bandwagon, was accused of transferring money […]

Did not get fair trial in Panama case: Nawaz Sharif

By The Frontier Post | October 30, 2017

LONDON (INP): Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has said that he did not get a fair trial in the Panama Papers case. Addressing the media after a high-level PML-N huddle, he said, “If this was a fair trial, then I would not have been disqualified on an Iqama instead of Panama.” Nawaz further remarked that […]

PML-N in London decides minus-Nawaz formula not acceptable

By The Frontier Post | October 30, 2017

LONDON (INP): The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leadership’s high-level huddle in London reiterated its support for former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and said a minus Nawaz formula is not acceptable. The meeting which is underway at the residence of Hasan Nawaz is being attended by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif […]

Pakistan confirms death of 2 Chinese nationals: FM

By The Frontier Post | October 30, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Monday confirmed the death of two Chinese nationals, who were killed in Balochistan province, days after they were kidnapped from Quetta. “The Government of Pakistan strongly condemns the death of two innocent Chinese Nationals. The DNA reports have confirmed that the two persons killed in Balochistan in June 2017 were […]

Eight senior police officials indicted in illegal recruitment reference

By The Frontier Post | October 30, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: The accountability court indicted eight former police officials in a reference filed against them for illegal recruitment in the police department. The suspects indicted by accountability court, including former Sindh Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ghulam Haider Jamali and former Assistant Inspector General of Police (Finance) Syed Fida Hussain Shah. The suspects rejected […]

FC personnel martyred in South Waziristan IED attack

By The Frontier Post | October 30, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: A Frontier Corps (FC) personnel was martyred and another one was injured in an improvised explosive device (IED) blast in the Sarokai area of South Waziristan on Monday morning. The FC officials were on routine patrol when suddenly planted IED exploded near the Gurguray check-post in Sarokai in which one official was killed another […]

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US Senate slaps new sanctions on Russia, putting Trump in corner

By The Frontier Post | July 28, 2017

WASHINGTON (Reuters): The US Senate voted almost unanimously on Thursday to slap new sanctions on Russia, putting President Donald Trump in a tough position by forcing him to take a hard line on Moscow or veto the legislation and infuriate his own Republican Party. The legislation all but dashes Trump’s hopes for warmer ties with […]

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Arab League chief says Israel risks igniting ‘religious war’

By The Frontier Post | July 28, 2017

CAIRO (AFP): The head of the Arab League warned Thursday that Israeli attempts to control highly sensitive religious sites in Jerusalem by force risk igniting a “religious war”. Israel´s actions are “playing with fire, and will only ignite a religious war and shift the core of the conflict from politics to religion”, Arab League chief […]

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UN struggling to provide humanitarian aid to people in Syria

By The Frontier Post | July 28, 2017

F.P. Report SYRIA: The United Nation is struggling to provide humanitarian aid to the people under siege in different parts of the Syria and it was only able to provide assistance to some war affected areas. Assistant Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs, Ursullah Mueller on Thursday informed the UN Security Council and adding that UN […]

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Musharraf considered using nuclear weapons against India in 2001: Report

By The Frontier Post | July 27, 2017

DUBAI/TOKYO (INP): Former Pakistani President General Pervez Musharraf said he had considered using nuclear weapons against India after the terror attack on the Indian Parliament in 2001. There was “a danger when the nuclear threshold could have been crossed”, Musharraf told Japanese daily Mainichi Shimbun in an interview. The former military dictator said tensions were […]

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China and India locked in high-stakes, high-altitude border row

By The Frontier Post | July 27, 2017

BEIJING (AFP): A border standoff between Chinese and Indian troops on a remote Himalayan plateau has heightened long-standing tensions while ensnaring a tiny kingdom, Bhutan, between the two nuclear-armed powers. The row has festered for more than a month as India and China refuse to back down in the distant but strategically key territory, reflecting the […]

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No entry to Jerusalem holy site before inspection: Muslim official

By The Frontier Post | July 27, 2017

JERUSALEM (AFP): A top Muslim official said Thursday worshippers should maintain a boycott of a sensitive Jerusalem holy site until an inspection has been completed after Israel removed more new security installations overnight. Sheikh Omar Kiswani, director of the Al-Aqsa mosque, joined Palestinian celebrations outside the compound in the early hours of Thursday after Israel […]

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Rabbani decries state’s ‘helplessness’ over Islamabad protest

By The Frontier Post | November 20, 2017

ISLAMABAD (APP): Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani on Monday said that the capital has been under lockdown since the past 14 days but no one in the government seems to care. Addressing a ceremony here, Rabbani expressed displeasure at the state’s helplessness in tackling the sit-in led by a religious organisation demanding the resignation of the […]

IHC adjourns Nawaz Sharif’s plea for merging references into one

By The Frontier Post | November 20, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday put off a plea of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif seeking merger of all the references filed against him into one. Sharif has approached the high court, challenging the accountability court’s Nov 8 verdict that rejected his request to merge the references against him into […]

Bilawal urges steps to improve health, education facilities for children

By The Frontier Post | November 20, 2017

KARACHI (NNI): Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said children are most precious asset of our country and urged both the state and parents to protect, promote, educate and train them into the greatest and most positive potential for nation in future. In his message on the eve of Universal Children’s Day being […]

PML-N govt made sincere efforts to change destiny of people: Shehbaz Sharif

By The Frontier Post | November 20, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Chief Minister (CM) Punjab, Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has said that the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government has made sincere efforts and took sold steps to change destiny of masses and to transform their deprivation into happiness and joy. Talking to elected representatives who called on him here on Monday, Shehbaz Sharif said […]

Three-day anti-polio campaign begins

By The Frontier Post | November 20, 2017

ISLAMABAD (NNI): A three-day anti-polio campaign begins in Karachi, Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Federally Administered Tribal Areas, Rawalpindi, Azad Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan on Monday, November 20. In Karachi, the anti-polio drive will continue for six days. Approximately two point three million children under the age of five years will be administered anti-polio drops in one […]

Scam case: AGP issues audit plan for Punjab’s public sector companies

By The Frontier Post | November 20, 2017

LAHORE (NNI): Auditor General of Pakistan (AGP) on Monday issued audit plan for different public sector companies in a case pertaining to mammoth irregularities in the firms. According to the schedule, the audit will begin in different companies from November 25 to December 10 and will continue till January. For this purpose, various officers have […]

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