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Pakistan can survive without US aid: FM Asif

By The Frontier Post | January 17, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif has said that Pakistan can survive without the United State aid and adding that as a sovereign nation we cannot afford to hear the same taunts again in future. Khawaja Asif said this while talking to media outside the Parliament on Wednesday. He said that US wants to […]

Drone strike injures one in Kurram agency

By The Frontier Post | January 17, 2018

F.P. Report PARACHINAR: One person was injured in a drone strike in Badshah Kot area of Lower Kurram Agency on Wednesday. The private news channel reported that a missile fired from a drone and it hit the house in Badsha Kot area of Kurram, which is one of the seven tribal agencies of Pakistan. Earlier, […]

LHC reserves verdict on petition against PAT’s protest in Lahore

By The Frontier Post | January 17, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) reserved its verdict on a appeal filed against the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) led opposition alliance’s protest rally being held on the Mall Road today (Wednesday). Chief of PAT, Dr. Tahirul Qadri-led Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) announced to launch the protest and all the major political parties […]

Man resembling of Kasur rape case suspect held in Lahore

By The Frontier Post | January 17, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Police have reportedly arrested the main accused in the seven years old Zainab murdered case, from Lahore and declaring it a major development. The private news channel reported that the suspected who lookalikes to a person can be seen in a CCTV footage from Bhatta Chowk which is an area of Lahore. […]

PTI leaders get bail in 2014 dharna violence cases

By The Frontier Post | January 17, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leaders including Shireen Mazari, Arif Alvi and Asad Umar bail application was approved by anti-terrorism court (ATC) on Wednesday in four cases of terrorism. The ATC was hearing four cases against PTI leaders SHireen Mazari, Asad Umar, Arif Alvi as well PTI Chairman Imran Khan and PAT Chief Dr […]

National narrative declares Jihad as state’s prerogative only, terms suicide attacks ‘Haram’

By The Frontier Post | January 17, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Tuesday launched its national counter-terrorism declaring Jihad (Islamic holy war) as the prerogative of state only and calling suicide attacks ‘haram’ (forbidden) in the light of Holy Quran and Sunnah. The narrative ‘Paigham-e-Pakistan’ that comprises a 22-point Fatwa (religious decree), inked by over 1800 religious scholars of all schools of […]

Global

Russia warns against ‘unilateral’ US plan in Syria

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk ANKARA: Russia’s foreign minister on Monday slammed the U.S. plan to form an army led by the terrorist PKK/PYD, warning that it could jeopardize Syria’s territorial integrity. Speaking at his annual news conference in Moscow, Sergey Lavrov pointed to possible problems that the U.S. plan could cause for Turkey’s ties with Kurds. “The […]

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Assad regime blasts US ‘border force’ plan

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk ANKARA: Syria’s Ba-shar al-Assad regime on Mo-nday criticized the U.S.-led military coalition for its plan to draw up a border security force consisting of SDF, lar-gely controlled and manned by the PKK/PYD terrorist organization in Syria, according to Syrian state media. Syria’s official SANA news agency quoted an unnamed Foreign Ministry official as […]

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Erdogan receives Qatari emir in Ankara

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk ANKARA: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday received Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani in the capital Ankara, according to the presidency’s official website. The two leaders held two-and-a-half-hours of talks at the presidential complex. Bilateral relations were discussed comprehensively, and views were exchanged, said a Turkish diplomatic source, who asked […]

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India-Israel hope to deepen ties further

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday promised to take bilateral ties to greater heights. Benjamin Netanyahu, who arrived in India on Sunday on a six-day visit, called India’s relationship with Israel a “marriage made in heaven” and said that even though his country was […]

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Syria operation may start at any moment: Erdogan

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk ANKARA: Turkey is ready “at any moment” to start an operation in a besieged border area of Syria, according to the president on Monday. “Turkish Armed Forces will resolve the Afrin and Manbij issue as soon as possible. Our preparations are finalized, an operation may start at any moment,” Recep Tayyip Erdogan told […]

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Qatari warplanes ‘intercept’ 2nd civilian aircraft: UAE

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk DOHA (AA): The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Monday afternoon alleged that Qatari jet fighters — for the second time in one day — had “intercepted” an Emirati civilian aircraft as it approached Bahrain’s international airport. The claim came only hours after the UAE’s General Authority for Civilian Aviation (GACA) had announced that […]

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Pakistan

WPC plans to start awareness drive on child abuse

By The Frontier Post | January 17, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Women Parliamentary Caucus (WPC) on Tuesday decided to create awareness in public about child abuse by starting seminars, teachers training and parental guidance on the matter. The decision was made in the WPC meeting which held here in wake of growing incidents of child abuse. While chairing the meeting, Secretary WPC Shaista […]

Construction work of roads to be started soon: NA told

By The Frontier Post | January 17, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Communications Muhammad Junaid Anwar Chaudhry on Tuesday informed the National Assembly that construction of roads in Balochistan province will be started soon after the approval of funds by the Prime Minister. He stated this while responding to a calling attention notice moved by Naeema Kishwer Khan regarding not […]

Policeman shot dead in Quetta

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report QUETTA: A police constable was killed on Tuesday after unknown gunmen opened fire on him at Raisani Road in Quetta. The attacker managed to escape after committing the crime abd it is appeared to be target killing. The deceased constable is identified as Naseer Ahmed and he was targeted when he was on […]

Government to provide full security for PAT’s protest on Wednesday

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Government to provide full fledged security to the particiapants of sit-in which is announced by Pakistan Awami Tehrik (PAT) and other parties on January 17. Punjab government decided this in a meeting which was held on Monday night. The meeting decided that strict checking will be conducted at the city’s entry and […]

Will make Interzar case as an example: Siyal  

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Sohail Anwar Siyal, Sindh Home Minister has said that no one would be spare in Intezar case and the killing of youngster would be making an example to stop such incident in future. A 19 years old Intezar Ahmed, was killed after Anti Car Lifting Cell (ACLC) officers opened fire on his […]

Murad orders to open Submarine Chorange underpass

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has directed local government department to complete one-track of Submarine Chowrangi underpass by next Sunday so that it could be open for traffic on Monday. He issued these directives while presiding over a meeting to review Karachi package schemes here at the CM House today. […]

Afghanistan

Barmak admits involvement of police in certain illegal activities

By The Frontier Post | January 17, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The Minister of Interior of Afghanistan Wais Ahmad Barmak admits that a number of the national police officers are involved in certain illegal activities. Barmak made the remarks during a press conference in Kabul on Tuesday and this is the first time a top Afghan official admits the involvement of the police […]

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Four civilian killed, 42 others injured in rocket attack in Faryab

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk FARYAB: As many as four civilians were killed after a rocket landed in a Bazar in Faryab province on Tuesday morning. The local officials confirmed that 42 others were injured in the rocket attack. District Governor, Abdullah Masoumi told that the rocket was fired by the Taliban and instead of hitting the district […]

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Five Taliban fighters killed in Baghlan Operation

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk BAGHLAN: The local officials of Baghlan claimed that five Taliban fighters were killed and seven others were injured in ongoing operations in Baghlan province. Provincial Police Chief, Ikramuddin Sare told local Afghan media outlet that the operation namely “Alburz 22” was launched on Monday in Baba Nazar and Khalazi area of Dand-e-Shahabuddin area […]

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MPs reject Ghani’s decree on public protests, strikes

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The Wolesi Jirga or lower house of Parliament on Monday rejected a presidential legislative decree on protest gatherings and strikes calling it against the law. Fawzia Kofi, who heads the lower house panel on human and women’s rights, dubbed the presidential decree as against the Constitution during Monday’s session. She argued the […]

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Six ANA soldiers die in Faryab

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk SHEBERGHAN: Six Afghan National Army troops were killed in a Taliban attack in Qaisar district in Faryab province. According to a press release issued by Faryab media office, Taliban attacked an ANA checkpoint in Qaisar district. Six ANA troops were killed while two more were held alive by the Taliban, the press release […]

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$20m for Paktia dam approved

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk GARDEZ: Official in southeastern Paktia province say a power dam would be constructed at a cost of $20 million in Ahmadkhel district. Governor Shamim Khan Katawazai said during a visit to the district about $20 million had been allocated for Narai Khwlai power dam. Katawazaid added the dam would irrigate most of farmlands […]

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Business

SBP joins hands with the Central Bank of the Russian Federation on bilateral central banking cooperation

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: The Governor SBP visited the Central Bank of the Russian Federation (CBRF) Headquarters in Moscow, Russia on January 15, 2018. This is the first ever visit of an SBP Governor to CBRF. As an important milestone, the SBP has signed a Memorandum of Understanding on bilateral central banking cooperation with the CBRF. […]

Privatization of PIA inevitable: Minister

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Minister for Privatization Daniyal Aziz Monday said privatization of national carrier Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is inevitable as the government has to bear losses of Rs. 325 billion to keep the airline in operational. Addressing a press conference here today the Minister for Privatization said the process of privatization of the PIA […]

LCCI calls for soft taxation regime for real estate sector

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Real Estate players have sought the help of Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry (LCCI) for revival of squeezing dying businesses. A delegation of Estate Agents Association led by President Federation of Realtors Pakistan Maj. (R) Rafiq Hasrat, here on Monday called on LCCI President Malik Tahir Javaid and informed him of […]

Sindh Bank invites application

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Sindh Bank on the directions of Department of Agriculture, Sindh has invited applications from farmers to determine their eligibility for 2 – 3 Lacs subsidy on purchase of locally manufactured tractors. Sindh Bank Ltd. will award the subsidies by the process of balloting. The subsidies will be awarded to individuals on the […]

Caltex Havoline launches its latest packaging with a refreshed new look

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Chevron Pakistan Lubricants (Pvt.) Limited unveiled the new, sleek and attractive packing of their Caltex Havoline® with Deposit Shield® Technology range of lubricants in the country. The launch of the new packaging was done at an impressive event hosted at a local hotel, which was attended by key channel partners and customers […]

Ford to boost investment in electric cars

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

LONDON (BBC News): Ford says it will boost its investment in electric vehicles to $11bn (£8bn) in the next five years, more than doubling a previous commitment. Chairman Bill Ford said the car maker would have 40 hybrid and fully electric vehicles in its range by 2022. It comes as countries around the world put […]

Sports

Happy to be visiting Pakistan again, says Dutch Hockey Legend

By The Frontier Post | January 17, 2018

ISLAMABAD (APP): Former Netherlands penalty corner specialist Floris Jan Bovelander shared his excitement regarding coming back to Pakistan as part of World XI tour. “I am very happy to be back in Pakistan,” he said in a video statement shared by Pakistan Hockey Federation, private news channel reported. Bovelander can be seen in the video […]

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New Zealand comprehensively defeat Pakistan in 4th ODI

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk HAMILTON: New Zealand defeated Pakistan in the fourth ODI which was played at Hamilton on Tuesday and looking for a clean sweep after getting 4-0 leading the series. Pakistan put a improved batting show after giving 263 target for the opponent with the help of Fakhar Zaman, Harris Sohail, Sarfaraz Ahmed and Muhammad […]

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Ruthless Nadal powers to first round win at Australian Open

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk MELBOURNE: Top seed Rafael Nadal ruthlessly brushed aside Victor Estrella Burgos to power into the second round of the Australian Open on Monday. The world No.1, a beaten finalist to Roger Federer in Melbourne last year, clinically took apart the 81st-ranked Dominican to forge a 6-1, 6-1, 6-1 win in 94 minutes on […]

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Sarfraz Ahmed must improve, says Younus

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk KARACHI: Legendary batsman Younus Khan has urged current national team captain Sarfraz Ahmed to start performing on a personal level, otherwise his spot in the team may come under question. Younus, whose UBL side won the National One Day Departmental Cup on Sunday, was quick to point out that this is more or […]

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West Indies to fight it out for a berth at ICC WC 2019

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk DUBAI: Two-time world champions West Indies will be the star attraction when 10 teams battle it out at next month’s ICC Cricket World Cup qualifier for the two remaining places at the mega-event in 2019. Zimbabwe will host the qualifiers from March 4 to 25. The West Indies, along with Afghanistan, Ireland and […]

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Arthur hopeful of better performance in remaining matches against NZ

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

Monitoring Desk HAMILTON: Head coach of Pakistan cricket team, Mickey Arthur has said that the green shirts did not perform well in the first three matches against New Zealand but he was hopeful that the team will give better results in the remaining games. Arthur said this while talking to media persons during a team […]

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Fashion

Pakistani films start hitting box office: Bushra

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Veteran film and TV actress, Bushra Ansari has said that it is encouraging that Pakistani films have started to attract audiences and hitting the box office. This is positive signs and it shows that the local film industry is making good progress. Bushra told that the progress of Pakistan film industry would […]

Showbiz stars protest against child abuse in the country

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: TV and film stars on Friday gathered outside Sindh Assembly to register their protest against child abuse in the country. Faisal Qureshi said it had been enough in silence and now they would no more keep mum on this issue. “I request you all that it is not the time to fear. […]

Vidya Balan to play Indira Gandhi in upcoming ‘Indira’

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: The Ishqiya girl, Vidya Balan is all set to play Indira Gandhi, the only female prime minister of India, in her upcoming movie. The film is based on a book by author Sagarika Ghose’s Indira: India’s Most Powerful Prime Minister. While talking to media persons in Mumbai, Vidya Balan told that she […]

Anushka Sharma is coming to scare you in ‘Holi with Pari’

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk NEW DELHI: Anushka Sharma is ready to scare you in her next movie titled as ‘Holi with Pari’ Anushka’s avatar will disturb you in the picture poster of the film, bruising her face and leaving scars onto her skin and especially her stoic expression gives you chills. The director of the film is […]

Amitabh and Kangana likely to work together in R Balki’s next movie

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Mega star of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan and Queen of Bollywood is likely to work together in R Balki’s next movie. The Indian media reported that the maverick filmmaker has approached the actors for his next film after PadMan and adding that Amitabh and Kangana will start shooting for the film after they […]

Parineeti Chopra to play lead in Akshay Kumar’s ‘Kesari’

By The Frontier Post | January 11, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Karan Johar announced that Parineeti Chopra was cast opposite Akshay Kumar in the upcoming war epic movie Kesari. After a long debate and speculation finally the Parineeti Chopra was finalized for role opposite against Akshay Kumar. The story of ‘Kesari’ is based on the famous battle of Saragarhi where it’s said 21 […]

Peshawar

ANP carried out record development projects: Babak

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Awami National Party Provincial General Secretary MPA Sardar Hussain Babak Monday said ANP carried out record development projects in 2008 and put the province on path of development. Addressing public gathering during a joining ceremony, he said the ANP government established peace in KP by giving sacrifices of its leaders and workers, […]

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Peshawar will be make polio free very soon: DC

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Deputy Commissioner Peshawar Islam Zeb has congratulated the polio staff for successfully achieving the milestone of polio free Peshawar for the last two years saying that the district administration will go to any length to maintain the status of polio free Peshawar and ultimately rid the country of the menace for good. […]

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IGP-KP pays tributes to martyred traffic warden

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR : Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Salah Uddin Khan paid rich tributes to the martyred Traffic warden Sareer Khan of Nowshera  Police who embraced shahadat on 13th January while trying to keep the innocent children and women safer from the approaching speedy trailer. The slain constable was on routine traffic regulating […]

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SDO Lakki suspended

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Chief Executive Officer, Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO), Engineer Shabir Ahmad has suspended SDO Lakki, Muhammad Ilyas Khan with immediate effect for his poor performance here on Monday. According to a statement, he has also dismissed Lineman Aurangzeb of PESCO Barikot Sub Division, Swat over prolonged absence from duty without permission. Aurangzeb […]

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Cabinet okayed supplementary grant to various public welfare departments

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Meeting of Provincial Cabinet was held today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak. The Cabinet approved amendments in Civil Procedure Code for disposing off Civil Cases within one year. The Civil Cases used to take decades till decision. This is another revolutionary step of PTI Government that would […]

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PA for security of Chinese working on CPEC projects

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Monday passed a resolution unanimously for deployment of Army, Special Security Division (SSD) troops and Civil Armed Forces for protection of Chinese  working on government sponsored projects under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in the province. The resolution was moved by Advisor to Chief Minister Shakeel Khan with […]

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Home Districts

Door to door verification of voters starts in Dir

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report TIMERGARA: The Lower Dir district election commissioner Noor Said Khan Khattak on Monday said that 211 display centers for registration of votes had been established while door to door verification of votes would e continued till Feb, 8. Talking to local journalists after kicking off door to door verification of votes’ drive in […]

JUI-F leader blames nazim, sports minister for graft

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Shafi Ullah MINGORA: Tehsil councilor and leader of Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam Fazl (JUI-F), Dr Amjad Ali Khan has claimed that Tehsil Nazim Matta Abdullah Khan was involved in fund embezzlement and appointing own family members on the vacant posts without following the proper procedure in this regard. This he said while addressing to press conference in […]

NYO to participate in Bacha Khan & Wali death anniversary

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

A.R. Abid Bunery BUNER: National Youth Organization Buner chapter held meeting at Bacha Khan Markaz in Daggar on Monday in chair of District President Adnan Bacha and decided that the activists of the NYO will actively participate and play due role in the celebrations of Bacha Khan and Wali Khan death anniversary to be convened […]

Health team visits civil hospital, expresses satisfaction

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

Rafiullah Mandokhail ZHOB: On the directives of Secretary Health Balochistan, a provincial health team visited the District Headquarters civil hospital and other health facilities here. The team was headed by Provincial Manager TB Control Program Dr. Sultan Zehri, who was flanked by Dr. Ahmed Wali and provincial technical staff. Head of the district TB center […]

No dearth of talent in Lower Dir: MNA

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

F.P. Report TIMERGARA:  Member National Assembly (MNA) Sahibzada Muhammad Yaqoob Khan on Sunday said there was no dearth of talent in Lower Dir but the youth were faced with multiple challenges due to non-availability of facilities and opportunities. He expressed these views while addressing a function after inaugurating ‘Bashir Iqbal Cricket Academy (BICA) at Malakabad […]

ANP will win the next general elections: Senator

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

F.P. Report BANNU: Awami National Party senior leader Senator Baz Muhammad Khan said that the dissident members of the party will not be deceived at any cost and despite their reservation they would not relinquish the movement of non violent philosopher Khan Abdul Ghafar Khan. Addressing a joining ceremony in district Bannu Domail, Baz Muhammad […]

Article

India’s secularism under threat

By The Frontier Post | January 11, 2018

Arif Rafiq As India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi marches through the institutions of the state, Muslims and other minorities are becoming increasingly imperiled and marginalised. Two ongoing Supreme Court cases in India — both involving the country’s incre-asingly beleaguered Muslim community — should be seen as historic tests for the resilience of secularism in the […]

Metro, need or gimmick and comparison

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

Ghulam Idris Khan According to Oxford and Cambridge dictionaries, “metro” is an underground railway system in a city. It is operating in big cities around the world like Paris, London, Moscow ,Washington DC and in our neighboring Indian capital New Delhi among others. In Pakistan, what we call metro is not actually metro but Bus […]

An eternal dilemma: Source or news?

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

Ibrahim Altay Our story begins with Frank Olson, a bacteriologist and biological warfare scientist that worked for the United States Army and Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) in Camp Detrick in rural Maryland. According to rumors, he had an active role in projects involved in biological weapons. On Nov. 28, 1953, he plunged to his death […]

Chinese yuan paving the way for internationalization

By The Frontier Post | January 8, 2018

Muhammad Zamir Assadi Pakistan, an all-weather friend of China and major country involved in the Belt and Road Initiative, has formally announced the use of Chinese yuan (CNY) for bilateral trade, financial transactions and investment activities including imports and exports. According to the comprehensive policy announced by the State Bank of Pakistan, public and private […]

Trump’s belligerent tweet

By The Frontier Post | January 7, 2018

Waqas Ahmed Khan The nosedived US-Pak relations have further plunged in to an all-time low after President Donald Trump posted his first tweet of the New Year pertaining to his reservations regarding the deceitful behavior played by Pakistan in war against terrorism. America has cut the supply of its military assistance to Pakistan until it […]

A cursory glance on structure of LG System in Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | January 6, 2018

Shaukat Hayat Buneri By local self-government, we mean the administration of local areas run by its elected representatives. In modern states there is a great importance of the local self-government because democracy is made real in local self- government. A nation may establish a system of free government, but without the spirit of local bodies […]

Editorial

Decreasing debt affordability

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

Despite the secretary commerce claim about the steady surge in exports, Pakistani currency is losing value against US dollar and other hard currencies due to constantly widening current account deficit. The credit ranking agency Moody has cautioned that further depreciation of Pakistani rupee (PKR) will decrease Pakistan’s credit affordability. The central bank will then face […]

Quetta bleeds again!

By The Frontier Post | January 11, 2018

In the unfortunate city of Quetta, at least seven persons were martyred and 16 injured in a suicide bomb attack on a bus carrying the personals Balochistan Constabulary who were returning from a security duty of Balochistan Assembly wherein a no confidence motion was to be tabled which was withdrawn after the Chief Minister Nawab […]

PAT’s protest call

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

Pakistan Awami Tehrik (PAT) Chief Dr. Tahirul Qadri has announced to launch a countrywide movement for resignations of Punjab Chief Minister Shabaz Sharif and Law Minister Rana Sanaullah from January 17.The decision was taken in the meeting of Steering Committee of All Parties Conference (APC), held on December 30, 2017. It came a day after […]

Prime Minister’s critique

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

Speaking at the inauguration ceremony of international terminal at Sialkot Airport, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbsasi described the opposition parties as unruly elements who spread Chaos in the country over the last four years to stop the development agenda of PML-Government. He said the government has completed all the projects that it started after coming […]

Conciliatory gestures

By The Frontier Post | January 8, 2018

After hostile posturing from both sides positive signals are emanating from Washington and Islamabad to address the issue of trust deficit. Defense Secretary of the United States James Mattis, while speaking to press members at the Pentagon said that Washington will restore security aid to Pakistan if it sees “decisive” action against terror groups including […]

Leadership crisis

By The Frontier Post | January 7, 2018

After the United States President Donald Trump’undeveplomatic tweet and subsequent punitive action in the form of suspension of security assistance, Pakistan’s political leadership is still in the state of hibernation. The Prime Minister is amazingly looking up to his disqualified leader Nawaz Sharif to allow him, articulating an appropriate response. Never in the history of […]

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