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Nawaz meets Nisar, PM Abbasi, discusses future line of action

By The Frontier Post | September 25, 2017

ISLAMABAD (Monitoring Desk): Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday held meetings with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan and other senior leaders of his party at the Punjab House in the federal capital to evolve the future course of action in wake of the corruption references filed against […]

Court approves interim bail of Gazain Marri in murder case

By The Frontier Post | September 25, 2017

F.P. Report QUETTA: Court of District and Session approved the interim bail of Gazain Marri, who was arrested from the airport on arrival to Pakistan. The district court on Monday approved the bail of Gazain Marri after submitting Rs one million surety bonds. Gazain Marri, son of the late nationalist leader, Khair Baksh Marri and […]

Special forces of Pak-Russia begins joint military drills

By The Frontier Post | September 25, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan and Russia Special Forces began two week long joint exercise “DRUZBA 2017” in the Minralney Vody area of Russia. Senior officials of Special Forces of both the countries attended the opening ceremony of the exercise As per the sources, the Pakistan and Russia joint military exercise is focusing on to […]

India promoting terrorism in the region: Zakaria

By The Frontier Post | September 25, 2017

F۔P. Report ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office Spokesman Nafees Zakaria has said that India are promoting terrorism in the Pakistan and in the region and it was involved in terrorist activities in region with the aim to get political benefits from it. This he said while giving interview to a national television on Sunday. Zakaria said that India […]

Dar to be indicted on Sept 27 as he appears in accountability court

By The Frontier Post | September 25, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar appeared before the Islamabad Accountability Court on Monday to face the corruption reference against him. Accountability Court Judge, Muhammad Bashir directed the NAB officials to provide a copy of the case related documents to Ishaq Dar and set the 27 September next date for the hearing of the […]

Nawaz returns to Pakistan, will appear before the Accountability court tomorrow

By The Frontier Post | September 25, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired a meeting at Punjab house Islamabad after he was returned to Pakistan early Monday morning. Nawaz Sharif who was in London as his wife is undergoing treatment for her illness now he decided to return to the country and face the cases against him in the […]

Global

Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar: army

By The Frontier Post | September 24, 2017

YANGON (AFP): Myanmar s army said Sunday it had discovered a mass grave containing the bodies of 28 Hindus, including women and children, in violence-wracked Rakhine state, blaming the killings on Muslim Rohingya militants. Thousands of Hindus have fled villages where they once lived alongside Muslims, alleging that they were targeted by militants whose August 25 […]

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Merkel heads for fourth term, hard-right eyes first seats

By The Frontier Post | September 24, 2017

BERLIN (AFP): Germans voted Sunday in a general election expected to hand Chancellor Angela Merkel a fourth term while the hard-right nationalist AfD party was expected to make history by winning its first seats in parliament. Europe´s most powerful woman appears all but assured of winning another term, in theory matching the 16-year reign of […]

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Six people injured in London acid attack

By The Frontier Post | September 24, 2017

Monitoring Desk LONDON: At least six persons were reported to have been injured on Saturday in east London when a males group sprayed a harmful substance in a number of attacks. Police spokesman said that the incident is not being treating as a terror related incident and adding that the attacks was took place in […]

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Syria at UN says ‘victory is now within reach’

By The Frontier Post | September 23, 2017

UNITED NATIONS (AFP): Syria’s foreign minister told the United Nations on Saturday that a military victory in the six-year war was “now within reach” following a series of battleground gains by government forces. “The liberation of Aleppo and Palmyra, the lifting of the seige of Deir Ezzor and the eradication of terrorism from many parts […]

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Strong 6.2 magnitude quake shakes central Mexico: quake monitors

By The Frontier Post | September 23, 2017

MEXICO CITY (AFP): A strong 6.2 magnitude earthquake shook central Mexico on Saturday days after a powerful quake that killed nearly 300 people, Mexican and US seismological monitors said. The quake struck at 12:53 GMT with an epicentre 19.3 kilometres southeast of the city of Matias Romero, in the state of Oaxaca, the US Geological […]

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Bangladesh says Rohingya influx grinds to a halt

By The Frontier Post | September 23, 2017

COX’S BAZAAR (AFP): The flood of Rohingya refugees into Bangladesh has come to a virtual halt, Dhaka officials said Saturday, almost a month after violence erupted in Myanmar´s Rakhine State and sent nearly 430,000 people fleeing across the border. Officials gave no reason for the dramatically reduced numbers. But Rohingya Muslim leaders said it could […]

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Pakistan

Nawaz’s policy to defame army, judiciary not to work, says Shujat

By The Frontier Post | September 25, 2017

F.P. Report GUJRAT: Pakistan Muslim League (PML) President and former Prime Minister Ch Shujat Hussain has said that heinous conspiracy of Nawaz Sharif to undermine army and judiciary will fail. He was addressing a public rally on the occasion of death anniversary of Chaudhay Zahur Elahi on Monday. He said that he has not seen […]

FATA members set Oct 9 as deadline for reforms

By The Frontier Post | September 25, 2017

F.P. Report BARA BARQAMBARKHE: Parliamentarians belonging to Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and the parties favouring FATA reforms have on Monday set October 9 as the deadline date for finalising the roadmap for the implementation of the reforms. They also threatened of a sit-in in Islamabad in case the demand wasn’t met. A public meeting […]

CPEC to help boost economic activities in region: President

By The Frontier Post | September 25, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: President Mamnoon Hussain has said that the bright and prosperous future of the region is linked with China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. He was addressing the concluding ceremony of Maritime Security workshop as Chief guest at Pakistan Navy War College in Lahore on Monday. The topic for the 15-day workshop is “Safe […]

Police arrest TTP terrorist from Bannu recovered cache of weapons

By The Frontier Post | September 25, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Police arrested a terrorist belonging to banned Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) and also recovered cache of arms from his possession in Bannu here on Monday. As per the police sources, Police team conducted raid in Basikhel Surani area of Bannu after receiving reports and arrested the wanted terrorist. Police also recovered cache of weapons from […]

MQM-P suspends membership of Senator Mian Ateeq

By The Frontier Post | September 25, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) has suspended the basic membership of its Senator Mian Muhammad Ateeq Sheikh for voting in favor of ruling party and against the MQM-P policy on Election Reform Bill in Senate. As per details, during the voting on Election Reform Bill in Senate, Senator Ateeq gave his vote in […]

97 million registered voters in Pakistan: ECP

By The Frontier Post | September 25, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The total number of voters in Pakistan has reached to 97.02 million including 54.4 male and 42.2 female voters, Election Commission of Commission of Pakistan (ECP) said. ECP shared the data of registered voters and out of total numbers 55.8 million voters were from Punjab, 26.45 million voters were from Sindh, 14.5 […]

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Afghanistan

Five policemen killed in Zabul attack

By The Frontier Post | September 22, 2017

Monitoring Desk KALAT: At least five police officials were killed and another was injured in Taliban attack of forces in Zabul province on Wednesday night. The local security official told media that Taliban fighters attacked a police checkpoint in the Kalat city, the provincial capital Zabul province in which five policemen dead and one was […]

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Hekmatyar declares presence of foreign forces reason behind instability in Afghanistan

By The Frontier Post | September 22, 2017

Monitoring Desk HERAT: Chief of Hizb-e-Islami, Gulbadin Hekmatyar has opposed the foreign forces stay in Afghanistan and declared it a major reason behind the insecurity in the country This he said while addressing to press conference at Heart province of Afghanistan. Hektmatyar it is difficult to restore peace in the presence of foreign forces as […]

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Unknown gunmen attack the vehicle of CID Chief in Kabul

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The unknown gunmen attacked on the vehicle of Chief of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) in Kabul city last Wednesday night. General Muhammad Salim Almas, chief of CID escaped the attack and fortunately he was unhurt in the incident, CID officials confirmed after the incident. The CID officials added the gunmen opened fire […]

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Taliban orders to stop mobile phone signals in Kunduz

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

Monitoring Desk KUNDUZ: The Taliban groups have reportedly blocked the mobile phone network in different districts of Kunduz province which created problems to the local residents in this regard. A resident of Kunduz told local media that Taliban were blocking the mobile signals mostly in the night which was created serious problems to the local […]

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Hezb-e-Islami presence has prevented govt from collapse: Hekmatyar

By The Frontier Post | September 20, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Gulbudin Hekmatyar, leader of Hezb-e-Islami has claimed that his party presence has stopped the incumbent government from collapsing. This he said while addressing to a gathering of tribal elders of the eastern provinces of Afghanistan on Wednesday.  Hekmatyar said that his party has no role in the government and they only signed […]

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16 militants killed in separate operations: MoI

By The Frontier Post | September 20, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Ministry of Interior (MoI) has said at least 16 militants were killed in separate operations conducted in Farah and Nangarhar provinces. MoI issued a statement in this regard and it said that Afghan security forces conducted operation against the militants in Bala Balok district of Farah province in which 12 Taliban fighters […]

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Business

PM Abbasi to Chair ECC meeting today

By The Frontier Post | August 29, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will chair a meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Tuesday (today). It is expected that several amendments in Rules of Business of 1973 will be approved and they will also discuss different petroleum projects in the country. Cabinet Secretariat distributed the agenda […]

Govt wants to improve cooperation with various countries in energy sector

By The Frontier Post | August 27, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Government trying to improve and strengthen the cooperation with the various countries of region in the energy sector. As per the government, quoted by State run media that government have made and signed the agreements with different countries including Turkey, Azerbaijan, Qatar, Iran, China, Russia and Turkmenistan to enhance the cooperation in […]

Withholding tax to be refunded to internet, telephone users: FBR

By The Frontier Post | August 25, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) informed media that 10% withholding tax which was taken from the all internet and telephone users will now be refunded annually. As per  details, the consumers of Internet or landlines phones with paying over Rs 1000 every month can now will be received their withholding tax at […]

Pakistani American businessman appeals to Chinese officials

By The Frontier Post | August 24, 2017

Appeal to Excellency Ambassador of China to Pakistan Excellency Ambassador of China to America Police Chief, Tianjin China   My name is Mohammad Khalid Khan. I am Pakistani having business based in America and Pakistan. My American based company, Afpak Consultants LLC recently did a business transaction with Chinese based company in Tianjin namely, Tianjin […]

Lucky Cement cut prices

By The Frontier Post | August 22, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: Lucky Cement has decreased its prices to Rs 25 per bag in North from the 17 August. Other cement manufacturers are also offering Rs 15 per bag decrease in prices in North. Cement businessmen increased the prices to Rs 40 in the last month included Federal Excise Duty. The decreased in the […]

Ansari promises to take measures to improve textile sector

By The Frontier Post | August 20, 2017

F.P. Report FAISALABAD: State Minister for Commerce and Textile, Haji Muhammad Akram Ansari has said that short and long strategies would be developed to improve the textile sector and asked the stakeholders to submit their suggestions in this regard within a week. Ansari said this while addressing to a function at Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce […]

Sports

Khalid Latif banned for five years by PCB tribunal in spot fixing case

By The Frontier Post | September 20, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Anti-Corruption Tribunal banned the Opening batsman Khalid Latif for five years for his involvement in a spot-fixing scandal in the Pakistan Super League. Tribunal announced its verdict on Wednesday against the suspended opener and also imposed Rs 1 million on the opening batsman. Khalid Latif, who represented Pakistan and […]

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Pakistan beats Thailand to enter Group I

By The Frontier Post | September 17, 2017

ISLAMABAD (Monitoring Desk): History repeats itself as the longest serving player of Pakistan tennis Aqeel Khan once again helped the country beat Thailand’s Kittiphong Wachiramanowong 3-2 in the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group-II Final second reverse singles match here at Pakistan Sports Complex grass courts on Sunday. Aqeel once again proved that he is the real […]

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Imad Wasim retains top spot in ICC T20I ranking

By The Frontier Post | September 17, 2017

LAHORE (NNI): All rounder Imad Wasim retained top spot among bowlers, while Team Pakistan ranked second in the latest ICC rankings issued for T20I. Meanwhile, Middle order batsman Babar Azam moves up to career-best sixth position in T20I rankings. The 22-year-old has risen 21 spots after his player of the series performance helped complete a […]

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ICC congratulates Pakistan for successful staging of Independence Cup

By The Frontier Post | September 16, 2017

ISLAMABAD (APP): The International Cricket Council (ICC) Saturday congratulated Pakistan for successful staging of the Independence Cup against World XI at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. ICC Director, Giles Clarke, and ICC Chief Executive, David Richardson, thanked the people of Pakistan for embracing the World XI players, and said the series has demonstrated Pakistan’s passion […]

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Misbah-Afridi get standing ovation from crowd

By The Frontier Post | September 15, 2017

LAHORE (APP): Former Pakistan captains, Misbah ul Haq and Shahid Afridi were given standing ovation by a full house for their illustrious services for Pakistan cricket during the third and the last T20 international match of the independence Cup here on Friday night. Pakistan cricket Board arranged separate rides for the two star players in […]

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Davis Cup: Hosts Pakistan take 2-0 lead against Thailand

By The Frontier Post | September 15, 2017

KARACHI (Monitoring Desk): Pakistan took 2-0 lead against Thailand in Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group II final as Aisamul Haq Qureshi and Aqeel Khan won their singles matches on day one at the Pakistan Sports Board Complex on Friday. Pakistan were finally able to enjoy home advantage after 12 years as the Davis Cup returned to […]

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Fashion

Miss working in comedy movies: Salman Khan

By The Frontier Post | August 31, 2017

NEW DELHI (Web Desk): Bollywood’s ‘Bhaijaan’ Salman Khan, while speaking to media, expressed a desire to work in more comedy movies, according to Times of India. Salman, who wooed the audiences in comedy blockbusters such as Andaz Apna Apna, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, Judwaa and Ready, remarked that he is trying to work in a comedy movie but has yet to […]

‘Game of Thrones’ sets new record of ratings

By The Frontier Post | August 29, 2017

Web Desk HBO has claimed that the finale episode of “Game of Thrones” has set the new records of viewership as total 12.1 million viewers watched the Sunday’s seventh season finale with the titled of “The Dragon and the Wolf”. It added that the finale of seventh season increased the viewership to 36% from 8.9 […]

Managing personal & professional life with a baby is difficult says Kareena

By The Frontier Post | August 22, 2017

F.P. Report MUMBAI: Bollywood beautiful actress, Kareena Kapoor Khan has said that it is so difficult to balance the professional and personal life after having a small child. She said this while giving interview to local media. Kareena said time has change and we are improving and Indian cinema women are protarying more powerful which […]

Bollywood producing world class movies says Nawaz-u-Din Saddiqui

By The Frontier Post | August 21, 2017

Web Desk MUMBAI: Nawaz-u-Di Sadiqui has said many of our Bollywood stars eagerly wanted to work in the Hollywood but I don’t understand why they underestimate our own industry and were in obsession of going to Hollywood. This he said in a interview, the veteran actor said some of our friend in thought of Hindi […]

Uncomfortable in glamorous roles: Nargis Fakhri

By The Frontier Post | August 20, 2017

Web Desk Bollywood starlet Nargis Fakhri, who featured in glamorous roles in films like Main Tera Hero, Azhar and Housefull 3, says she is more comfortable doing non-glamorous parts. The diva walked for designer Anushree Reddy on the fourth day of Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Winter/Festive 2017, sporting a fuller frame. When asked whether she is comfortable […]

Indian cinema is priority says Aishwarya Rai

By The Frontier Post | August 18, 2017

Web Desk Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has made a mark for herself, not just in India but globally as well. She has worked in Hollywood films such as Bride & Prejudice, The Mistress of Spices, Provoked, The Last Legion and The Pink Panther 2. However, in a recent interview, the Bollywood beauty revealed that she made […]

Peshawar

Political administration impose new tax on import of animal from Afghanistan

By The Frontier Post | August 25, 2017

F.P. Report LANDIKOTAL: The political Administration of Khyber Agency has lifted ban on the import of sheep and goats as to Pakistan from Afghanistan through Torkham Border as the Eid-ul-Azha is right on the corner. Official told media that ban was lifted on import of sacrificial animals from Afghanistan; however it also imposes Rs 500 […]

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PPP MPA submitted resolution for the rights of transgender community in KP Assembly

By The Frontier Post | August 24, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Provincial Lawmaker Nighat Orakzai has submitted a resolution for the protection and right of transgender community in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa under article 144. This was shared in a joint press conference organized by Blue Veins and Trans-Action Provincial Alliance of Transgender and Intersex Community, KP Senator Rubina Khalid (Chairperson […]

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JI observe protest for the implementation of Fata Reforms

By The Frontier Post | August 22, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Central Ameer Jamaat-e-Islami Siraj-ul-Haq on Tuesday asked federal government not to further delay the implementation of FATA reforms and immediately take practical steps to resolve this long awaited demand of tribal people otherwise they would march Islamabad After Eid-ul-Azha to forcefully implement FATA reforms. He was addressing a grand protest sit-in in front of […]

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KP government takes all steps for eradicating dengue disease: Shahram

By The Frontier Post | August 22, 2017

Wisal Yousafzai PESHAWAR. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister on Health Shahram Khan Tarakai has said that the provincial government has taken immediate step for Dengue disease and monitoring the affected area around the clock. This he said on Monday in a press conference here at Health Secretariat Peshawar, Flanked by Deputy Commissioner Peshawar and MPA Arif […]

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KP artists rejected TCKP film and declared it against Pashtoon Culture

By The Frontier Post | August 22, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR:  Tourism Corporation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (TCKP) has arranged the screening of film ‘Project Peshawar’, despite the fact it was based on a baseless theme that depicted the Pakhtuns as valueless people who can stoop very low for money. Senior artists and cultural critics demanded the KP government to explain, how the film will […]

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Another family care centre established in LRH for HIV/Aids patients

By The Frontier Post | August 13, 2017

Wisal Yousafzai PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has decided to establish a second family care centre for HIV/Aids patient in Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar for the patients of Central Jail Peshawar. Dr. Ayub Rose additional director health KP while talking with The Frontier Post said that recently they meet with international donor’s organization and they […]

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Home Districts

5,200kg unhygienic meat seized in Multan

By The Frontier Post | July 11, 2017

MULTAN (NNI): Authorities in Multan have launched a crackdown on illegal slaughterhouses and confiscated 5,200 kilogrammes of unhygienic meat. The move came on the directives of Deputy Commissioner Multan Nadir Chatha in which four people were arrested and seven meat shops sealed. The crackdown against illegal slaughter of animals in the walled city (Hano ka […]

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