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Friendly fire by US missile kills 16 Afghan policemen

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

KANDAHAR (AFP) – A US airstrike killed 16 Afghan police and wounded two others in Helmand province, officials said Saturday. The incident took place Friday 5 pm as Afghan security forces were clearing a village of Taliban elements, Salam Afghan, Helmand police spokesman, told AFP. “In the strike, 16 Afghan policemen were killed including two […]

Imran Khan submits his money trail of London flats

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

ISLAMABAD (Online): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan told the SC that English counties he had played for did not maintain records older than 20 years, Imran Khan responded to the Supreme Court’s queries over a petition seeking his disqualification alleging non-disclosure of assets, ownership of offshore companies and receipt of foreign funds for the […]

Operation Khyber 4: Terrorist hideouts near Pak-Afghan border cleared

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

PESHAWAR (Monitoring Desk): Several terrorists were killed and their hideouts decimated as the Pakistan Army, along with Special Services Group (SSG), successfully cleared the highest mountain top, Brekh Muhammad Kandao, near the Pak-Afghan border. “Terrorist hideouts were dismantled, and cache of IEDs, arms and ammunition were seized,” said the ISPR, military’s media wing, on Saturday in updates […]

Global

Six dead in worst Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed for years

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

JERUSALEM (AFP): Six people were killed on Friday in the bloodiest spate of Israeli-Palestinian violence for years, prompted by new security Israeli measures at Jerusalem’s holiest site. Three Israelis were stabbed to death in a Jewish settlement in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, hours after three Palestinians were killed in violence prompted by Israel’s installation of […]

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Modi govt’s Hindu policy behind present situation in Kashmir

By The Frontier Post | July 20, 2017

NEW DELHI (AFP): The Socialist Party of India has said that Modi Government’s Hindu aggressive policy on Kashmir is the main reason for the present volatile situation in occupied Kashmir. Socialist Party President, Dr Prem Singh, in an interview in New Delhi also blamed Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and pro- Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) media […]

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Bus crash kills 28 in northern India: police

By The Frontier Post | July 20, 2017

SHIMLA (AFP): At least 28 people were killed Thursday after a bus plunged into a deep gorge in a Himalayan region of northern India popular with tourists, police said. The accident occurred around 100 kilometres [62 miles] from the hill resort of Shimla in Himachal Pradesh state, said police superintendent Soumiya Sambasivan. “28 people have […]

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Pakistan

Maryam takes a swipe at Imran over London flat money trail

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

ISLAMABAD (NNI): Daughter of Prime Minister Maryam Nawaz on Saturday mocked at Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan for failing to submit complete money trail and details of his county cricket income and schedule in the Supreme Court. Maryam Nawaz shared screen grabs of different TV channels which had tickers breaking court news that Imran […]

Oil tankers association calls for nationwide boycott of oil supply

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

KARACHI (NNI): All Pakistan Oil Tankers Owner Association has announced a strike from coming Monday according to which no tanker owner will participate in oil distribution throughout the country. Whiile talking to Dunya News, All Pakistan Oil Tankers Owner Association Chairman Shams Shahwani claimed that motorway police and traffic police officials have caused hurdles in […]

PML-N not considering new PM, Nisar rift mere assumption: Kh Asif

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

SIALKOT (NNI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader and Defence Minister Khawaja Asif held a media talk in his hometown on Saturday where he stressed that the ruling party is not considering a new Prime Minister. “The option of a new prime minister is not under consideration,’ he said and added that that Prime Minister Nawaz […]

Submitted Bani Gala money trail in court, allayed PML-N concerns: Fawad Chaudhry

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

ISLAMABAD (Monitoring Desk): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Fawad Chaudhry said on Saturday that the money trail for Imran Khan’s Bani Gala residence was submitted to the court after gathering details from London, adding that the party has now allayed the concerns of rival Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz. The PTI leaders were addressing a press conference in Islamabad. […]

Ch Nisar not to leave Nawaz, PML-N: Saad Rafique

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Federal Minister for Railways Khwaja Saad Rafique on Saturday said that Chauhdry Nisar Ali Khan would be at front line in difficult and testing times. In a message on social media sites Twitter, the minister said that Chaudhry Nisar back off in difficult times rather he would be at the frontline. He […]

Aizaz invites US firms to explore investment opportunities in Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

WASHINGTON DC (NNI): Pakistan’s Ambassador to US Aizaz Chaudhry has invited the US multinational firms to explore the countless investment opportunities in Pakistan by taking advantage of favourable investment climate. He was talking to the representatives of the US multinational firms during a luncheon reception hosted in his honor by the Potomac Exchange, Washington DC, […]

SC decision on Panama case to end ambiguity: Sherpao

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Chairman, Qaumi Watan Party, Aftab Ahmed Khan Sherpao has has said that Supreme Court will soon give its verdict on the Panama case as it would help bring an end prevailing deadlock. Addressing a meeting of Party’s Core Committee at Watan Kor Peshawar, he expressed the satisfaction that the earliest disposal of […]

JIT report proved corruption took place, says Bilawal

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

KARACHI (PPI): Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said on Saturday that his party was waiting for the Supreme Court verdict but the JIT report had proven that corruption had taken place. Bilawal spoke to party workers here following the inauguration of the Drigh Road underpass. “Apart from corruption they have committed perjury, […]

Man arrested after selling his newborn son for Rs15,000 in Tando Allahyar

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

TANDO ALLAHYAR (Monitoring Desk): A man has been arrested by Tando Allahyar police for selling his one-day-old son for Rs15,000 to a couple, who are also in police custody. The boy was born to Kazbano Qambran and her husband Abdul Ghafoor in a private hospital on July 17. A day later, the father sold the […]

PM Nawaz should decide to step down by tonight: Shah

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

SUKKUR (Online): Opposition Leader in the National Assembly, Khursheed Shah said on Saturday that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif should decide to step down from his post by tonight. Shah, speaking to reporters here, stated that the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) should choose a new prime minister from the party. “We want the Parliament to continue […]

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Afghanistan

4 dead, 23 wounded in traffic accidents

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

PUL-I-KHUMRI/MAIMANA (Pajhwok): At least four individuals have been killed and 23 others wounded in three separate traffic accidents in northern Baghlan and Faryab provinces, officials said on Saturday. Faryab Traffic Management head Karimullah said five people were injured on Friday when a car bumped into two vehicles parked in the Chahar Samawar Square area of […]

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Afghan forces seize 1,400 kgs of Ammonium Nitrate from Torkham-Jalalabad highway

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2017

JALALABAD (NNI): The Afghan national defense and security forces have seized around one thousand and four hundred kilograms of Ammonium Nitrate from the main highway between Torkham and Jalalabad city. The Ministry of Interior (MoI) said the chemicals were placed inside a lorry and the militants were looking to transport it to an unknown location […]

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Ghani orders sweeping changes to Kabul Police

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2017

KABUL (TOLONews): Afghan Ministry of Interior Spokesman Najib Danish on Tuesday said that Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has called for broad changes to be brought to the Kabul police structures. In a statement, Danish said, “Based on the President’s orders, all officers at Police District level, in the capital, will be rotated out to provinces.” […]

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Business

ICJ turns down India’s request for time to file pleadings in Jadhav case

By The Frontier Post | June 26, 2017

HE HAUGUE (AFP): The International Court of Justice has turned down INdia’s request to give it six months to file its pleadings before the court in Kulbhushan Jadhav case. Had the Indian request been approved, the case would have been delayed by more than eighteen months. Pakistan had requested that the matter of filing of […]

ICJ turns down India’s Request for time to file pleadings in Jadhav case

By The Frontier Post | June 26, 2017

HE HAUGUE (AFP): The International Court of Justice has turned down INdia’s request to give it six months to file its pleadings before the court in Kulbhushan Jadhav case. Had the Indian request been approved, the case would have been delayed by more than eighteen months. Pakistan had requested that the matter of filing of […]

ICJ turns down India’s request for time to file pleading in Jadhav Case

By The Frontier Post | June 26, 2017

HE HAUGUE (AFP): The International Court of Justice has turned down INdia’s request to give it six months to file its pleadings before the court in Kulbhushan Jadhav case. Had the Indian request been approved, the case would have been delayed by more than eighteen months. Pakistan had requested that the matter of filing of […]

Sports

Aisam ul Haq in final of ATP Hall of Fame Tennis Championships

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

NEW PORT (Web Desk): Pakistan’s tennis ace Aisam ul Haq, along with his partner Rajeev Ram of USA, has qualified for the final of ATP Hall of Fame Tennis Championships in New Port . The top seed of the tournament, Pak American duo faced third seed India-Australia pair of Leander Paes and Sam Groth in […]

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PHF names 60 probables for Asia Cup training camp

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

LAHORE (APP): Some senior players, who were not considered by sacked head coach Khawaja Junaid and the previous national selection committee, have been included in the list of 60 probables, who will attend the national training camp in Islamabad from July 24 for the Asia Cup. The newly-appointed national selection committee, headed by Olympian Hassan […]

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Barcelona manager Valverde dismisses talk of Neymar move

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

NEW YORK (AFP): Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde swatted down talk of star striker Neymar departing for a world-record transfer to Paris Saint-Germain, dismissing “rumors” Friday and saying the squad wants him to stay. Amid reports Neymar s future at the Camp Nou is in doubt, Valverde says the Brazil international is beloved and wanted at Barca […]

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Fashion

Mahira Khan from Pakistan is very pretty: Ranbir Kapoor

By The Frontier Post | July 11, 2017

NEW DELHI (Web Desk): Now it’s no surprise that our very own Mahira Khan has fans all over the world but who knew Ranbir Kapoor is just as smitten by her as we are? Don’t believe us? Just take a look at this video of the Bollywood heartthrob that has been doing the rounds these […]

Jay-Z extends return to music with tour plan

By The Frontier Post | July 10, 2017

NEW YORK (AFP): Rap mogul Jay-Z on Monday announced a tour across North America, extending his return to music after releasing an introspective and widely acclaimed album. Jay-Z, who has devoted the past several years to business projects, will open the tour October 27 in Anaheim, California, and play a total of 31 dates across […]

Mahira Khan dedicates international award to Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | July 10, 2017

KARACHI (Web Desk): Pakistani actress Mahira Khan made the country proud after she won two awards at the 8th Beirut International Awards Festival (BIAF) held on Sunday night. Speaking exclusively to Geo.tv, the actress said, “When you get awarded internationally you feel like your country is getting awarded. You are there because of the love […]

‘Namaste London’ sequel: Akshay Kumar out, Arjun Kapoor in

By The Frontier Post | July 10, 2017

NEW DELI (Web Desk): The 2007-hit ‘Namaste London’ is set for a sequel, but this film will differ vastly from its predecessor. The massive success of the movie compelled director Vipul Shah to initiate the project ‘Namaste England’. The sequel will have a new cast, with veteran actor Akshay Kumar replaced by newcomer Arjun Kapoor; […]

ICJ turns down India’s request for time to file pleadings in Jadhav case

By The Frontier Post | June 26, 2017

HE HAUGUE (AFP): The International Court of Justice has turned down INdia’s request to give it six months to file its pleadings before the court in Kulbhushan Jadhav case. Had the Indian request been approved, the case would have been delayed by more than eighteen months. Pakistan had requested that the matter of filing of […]

ICJ turns down India’s Request for time to file pleadings in Jadhav case

By The Frontier Post | June 26, 2017

HE HAUGUE (AFP): The International Court of Justice has turned down INdia’s request to give it six months to file its pleadings before the court in Kulbhushan Jadhav case. Had the Indian request been approved, the case would have been delayed by more than eighteen months. Pakistan had requested that the matter of filing of […]

ICJ turns down India’s request for time to file pleading in Jadhav Case

By The Frontier Post | June 26, 2017

HE HAUGUE (AFP): The International Court of Justice has turned down INdia’s request to give it six months to file its pleadings before the court in Kulbhushan Jadhav case. Had the Indian request been approved, the case would have been delayed by more than eighteen months. Pakistan had requested that the matter of filing of […]