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Shahzeb murder case: SC orders arrest of Shahrukh Jatoi, two others

By The Frontier Post | February 1, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered to arrest the main culprit, Shahrukh Jatoi and others while announcing a verdict on an appeal in the Shahzeb Khan murder case. A group of civil society activists had challenged the bail of Shahrukh Jatoi and others in the Shahzeb Khan murder case granted by the […]

Imran Khan praises ‘autonomous, depoliticised and professional KP police’

By The Frontier Post | February 1, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has praised Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) police and said the federal government survey shows KP Police enjoys best approval rating amongst the police in provinces. PTI chairman took to Twitter and wrote, “There can be no comparison between the autonomous, depoliticised and professional KP police and totally […]

Naqeebullah killing: Supreme Court gives 10 days to Sindh police to arrest Rao Anwar

By The Frontier Post | February 1, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday has given 10 more days to Sindh Police to arrest suspended SSP Malir Rao Anwar, who is prime accused in the extrajudicial killing of Naqeebullah Mehsud in a fake encounter in Karachi. The Supreme Court also ordered the media to stop airing the statements of suspended police officer. […]

Hashmi’s apology should have been accepted says Sanaullah

By The Frontier Post | February 1, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Rana Sanaullah, Punjab Law Minister has said that Supreme Court should have accepted the unconditional apology. This he said while commenting on the decision of apex court on Thursday after Supreme Court awarded one-month jail term to Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Senator Nehal Hashmi on contempt charges. He added that in the […]

Parliamentarians are ‘sold material’ says Sheikh Rasheed

By The Frontier Post | February 1, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Chief of Awami Muslim League (AML), Sheikh Rasheed has said that the parliamentarians are sold material and adding that now the parliament is place where all the looters and thieves gather under the banner of democracy. Sheikh Rasheed said this while talking to private news channel. He said that he take back […]

Fawad Chaudhry welcomes SC decision in Nehal Hashmi case

By The Frontier Post | February 1, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Leader of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), Fawad Chaudhry has welcomed the supreme court decision in Nehal Hashmi case on Thursday and adding that the decision proves that the judiciary are independent. This he said while talking to media after the Supreme Court announced one month imprisonment and five banned for holding any public […]

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Global

Palestine takes Israel to ICC over detained children

By The Frontier Post | January 21, 2018

Monitoring Desk RAMALLAH: The Palestinian Authority has submitted a complaint with the International Criminal Court (ICC) over Israeli violations against Palestinian children. The move came as Israeli authorities extended the detention of 16-year-old girl Ahed al-Tamimi for the fifth time on charges of attacking Israeli soldiers. In a statement on Saturday, Foreign Minister Riad al-Malki […]

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Macron warns that UK can’t keep full access to EU

By The Frontier Post | January 21, 2018

Monitoring Desk LONDON: French President Emmanuel Macron has suggested that Britain is likely to negotiate a unique relationship with the European Union before it leaves the bloc next year, while stressing that any agreement must be consistent with EU rules. In remarks released Saturday, Macron told the BBC’s Andrew Marr television program that Britain cannot […]

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Houthis fire ballistic missile toward Saudi

By The Frontier Post | January 21, 2018

Monitoring Desk RIYADH: Yemen’s Houthi movement fired a ballistic missile toward the southern Saudi province of Najran on Saturday, the group’s official al-Masirah TV reported, and a Saudi military spokesman said air defense forces had intercepted the missile. The TV channel said the s-hort-range missile targeted a military base. There were no reports of casualties […]

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Eleven killed in Turkey ski holiday bus crash

By The Frontier Post | January 20, 2018

ISTANBUL (AFP): Eleven people were killed on Saturday and 46 injured when a Turkish intercity bus taking families bound for a half-term skiing trip crashed into trees while travelling on a motorway, local officials said. The bus, which was making an overnight journey from the capital Ankara to the western city of Bursa, crashed in […]

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Mattis warns of ´growing threats´ from Russia, China

By The Frontier Post | January 20, 2018

WASHINGTON (AFP): Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Friday that America is facing growing threats from China and Russia, and warned that the US military´s advantages have eroded in recent years. Mattis´s assessment came as he unveiled the Pentagon´s vision for the future detailed in a document called the national defense strategy. “We face growing threats […]

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Erdogan says Turkey has launched new ground operation in Syria

By The Frontier Post | January 20, 2018

SUGEDIGI (AFP): President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday that Turkey had “de-facto” launched a new operation on the ground to oust Kurdish militia from a northern Syrian enclave, defying US warnings that the action risked destabilising the area. Turkey has in recent days sent dozens of military vehicles to the border area and readied […]

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Pakistan

‘I am very dangerous’: Imran Khan reacts to NAB notice

By The Frontier Post | February 3, 2018

LAHORE (NNI): While responding to a question whether he would appear before anti-graft body, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insad chief Imran Khan has on Saturday ironically responded that he [read Imran Khan] is very dangerous and wicked. On 2nd of February, National Accountability Bureau (NAB) chairman Justice (r) Javed Iqbal directed Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Director General (DG) of […]

Murderer, rapist of 7-year-old boy turns out to be own brother

By The Frontier Post | February 3, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Karachi police have solved the murder case of a seven-year-old boy in two days and figured out that the minor was killed by his own brother on Saturday. According to details, the dead body of the boy – Hasaan – was found from bushes near the National Coaching Center on Thursday. New […]

Saad Rafique says PML-N respects judiciary

By The Frontier Post | February 3, 2018

F.P. Report MULTAN: Senior Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Saad Rafique on Saturday said that his party respects the judiciary as it has struggled for the restoration of the judiciary. Addressing media here, the railways minister said Parliament, like the judiciary, also deserves respect, adding that any discord between institutions would harm the state. The […]

Nawaz, Maryam,Talal, Danyal all will go to jails: Sheikh Rashid

By The Frontier Post | February 3, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Awami Muslim League (AML) Chief Sheikh Rashid Ahmad has said all including Nehal, Talal, Danyal, Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz will go to jails. He said this while talking to media men here Saturday. He held Nawaz Sharif is by -product of dictator and even then he says dictators come here. “We […]

SC slams govt inaction to remove encroachments from parks in Karachi

By The Frontier Post | February 3, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: The Sindh government on Saturday earned ire of the Supreme Court for failing to remove encroachments from parks, play grounds and other amenity plots in Karachi. The two-judge bench comprising Justice Gulzar Ahmed and Justice Maqbool Baqar was hearing a case pertaining to illegal encroachments on the state land and plots meant […]

CM Punjab orders inquiry into Burewala rape, murder case

By The Frontier Post | February 3, 2018

F.P. Report BUREWALA/KARACHI: The body of a 12-year-old boy was found from the fields near PI Link Canal Breach on Burewala’s Multan Road early Saturday morning. The police said that the child had been murdered after rape, adding that the body has been sent for postmortem. Taking notice of the incident, Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz […]

Afghanistan

Five Al-Qaeda militants killed in Nangarhar operation

By The Frontier Post | January 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk NANGARHAR: As many as five militants of Al-Qaeda group were killed in a military operation conducted in Shirzad district of Nangarhar province on late Thursday night. The military officials issued a statement in this regard and it added that five foreign militants, a suicide bombing plotter and a key member of the group […]

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US dismisses Russian offer of platform for Afghan talks

By The Frontier Post | January 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The United States on Thursday dismissed Russian prospects to provide a platform for direct talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban. On Wednesday, the Foreign Ministry in Moscow said in a statement that Russia was strongly in favor of direct negotiations between the government of Afghanistan and the Taliban in order […]

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Taliban capture key area in Jawzjan province

By The Frontier Post | January 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk SHEBERGHAN: The Taliban captured a key area from the Islamic State or Daesh in Qoshtipa district in Jawzjan province of Afghanistan on Thursday. Four Daesh gunmen were killed in the gunfight with Taliban in Aqsae area in the limits of Qoshtipa, district governor Aminullah told Afghan Islamic Press (AIP). The Taliban captured the […]

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Suicide bomber killed by own explosives

By The Frontier Post | January 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk JALALABAD: A suicide bomber was killed in an explosion triggered by his own explosives and before reaching to his target in eastern Nangrhar province of Afghanistan. The provincial government in a statement said the incident took place late on Wednesday evening in the vicinity of Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of Nangarhar. The […]

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Eight police killed in Taliban attack on Helmand checkpoint

By The Frontier Post | January 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk HELMAND: Eight policemen manning a check-post have been killed and two others wounded in a Taliban attack in southern Helmand province, an official said on Thursday. Deputy police chief Gul Khan told media that the militants attacked the check-post in Mukhtar Kala area between Greshk and Lashkargah. He said eight police personnel were […]

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Eight of a family killed, wounded in Herat explosion

By The Frontier Post | January 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk HERAT CITY: At least five members of a family were killed and three others injured in a landmine explosion in the Shindand district of Herat province, an official said on Thursday. Jilani Farhad, the governor’s spokesman, told media the casualties resulted from a landmine that exploded inside a residence in the Zirkoh area […]

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Business

Dollar hits 113 rupees

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Dollar in open market recorded substantial gain on the central bank ruling curbing imports of dollar from the exchange companies. Dollar in the open market hit 113 rupees on back of the last week ruling whereby exchange companies could only import around 35 percent against the surrender of small foreign currencies while […]

E-challan & payments: NBP, Islamabad traffic police sign agreement

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: In a grand ceremony in IG Office Islamabad, National Bank of Pakistan and Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP), signed an agreement for E-Challan and payments system in Islamabad Capital precinct. This partnership will enable the issuance of paperless challan to the driver through a hand held smart phone mobile application along with electronic […]

Hajj balloting held for employees of Sindh Bank

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Hajj balloting to select the 4 employees to be sponsored by the Sindh Bank for performing Hajj 2018 was held at Sindh Bank Head Office and conducted by the President/CEO, Tariq Ahsan. Balloting was also attended by other senior executives of the Bank and included Head of HR, Khawaja Tajammul Hussain, Mrs. […]

Ufone launches aggressive offer for IDD calls to Afghanistan

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Ufone remains true to its promise of It’s all about U, by focusing on the needs of its customers and empowering them with the most convenient communication tools and services enabling them to remain connected, at a price that suits them the most. Ufone’s new incredible offer validates this claim as Ufone […]

Seminar on export of Chillies organized by TDAP

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report MIRPURKHAS: Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP),sub-regional office, Hyderabad organised a seminar on Export Potential of Chillies at Gymkhana, Mirpurkhas, which was attended by around 120chilli growers of the region, which included Umerkot, Mithi, Diplo, Digri, Mirpurkhas. The seminar aimed at enhancing per acre yield and controlling diseases like Aflatoxins, fungicide, due to […]

Qatar Airways launches its first global sales promotion of 2018

By The Frontier Post | January 9, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Qatar Airways is delighted to announce its first global sales campaign of the year, the popular ‘Global Travel Boutique,’ offering passengers amazing discounts across all of the award-winning airline’s cabin classes. The Global Travel Boutique is back with an exclusive selection of savings and offers to memorable places around the world in […]

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Sports

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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Inzamam ready to take responsibility for Pakistan’s debacle in NZ

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

F.P.Report KARACHI: Pakistan national team chief selector Inzamamul Haq has said that he is ready to take full responsibility for Sarfraz Ahmed and co’s dismal performance on their limited-overs tour of New Zealand. Kane Williamson-led New Zealand gained an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match ODI series on Saturday after humiliating Pakistan with a 183-run […]

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Grant Flower admits playing in New Zealand a big challenge for Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: Pakistan batting coach Grant Flower has accepted that playing in New Zealand is a big challenge for Pakistan, and one they have not risen to till now. “The conditions might have helped New Zealand, but that’s no excuse for some of the shots we played,” he was quoted as saying by prominent […]

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Fashion

Looks like Karan and Kajol have patched up

By The Frontier Post | August 9, 2017

Web Desk MUMBAI: It really was unfortunate when Karan Johar and Kajol ended their uber long friendship last year, leaving fans in dismay when the film-maker said, “It is sad. There is nothing happy about it. I feel sad. I have a great amount of respect and love for her. That will always remain. It […]

Mallika Sherawat staying in shape using Brazilian martial arts

By The Frontier Post | August 9, 2017

Web Desk Bollywood actor Mallika Sherawat, who has hit 40, is using Capoeira, a Brazilian martial arts form, to stay fit. She tweeted, “Killing it with capoeira fitness, the ankle weights add to the challenge.” Capoeira focuses on kicks, knee strikes, punches and evading attacks. It is a very fluid and acrobatic martial arts style. It looks almost like dancing because Brazilian […]

‘Khaike paan Tambulam-wala!’ New Shahrukh Khan paan

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

F.P. Report There is now a Shahrukh Khan paan being sold in the 70 year old ‘Tambulam Paan Shop’ in Varanasi! On the road for his promotional tour for new movie, “Jab Harry met Sajal”, King Khan stopped to try a ‘meetha paan’ along with his co-star Anushka Sharma and director Imtiaz Ali. The superstar’s […]

HBO hacker leaks ‘Game of Thrones’ scripts, executive documents

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

Web Desk An individual using the name “Mr. Smith” has leaked a fresh cache of stolen HBO files, including documents related to ‘Game of Thrones’, online, one week after HBO confirmed that it had been hacked. The latest “dump includes scripts from five Game of Thrones episodes, including one upcoming episode, and a month’s worth […]

Amir Khan parties with mystery brunette and blames Faryal Makhdoom for it!

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

Web Desk Boxer Amir Khan and his wife of four years recently made headlines as the 30-year-old boxer announced that the couple has split on Twitter. Soon after the announcement, Khan uploaded pictures and videos of a night out, partying with his friends and an Instagram babe. Now, Khan claims that it was his ex […]

I take criticism from industry seriously: Sidharth Malhotra

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

Web Desk MUMBAI: Bollywood actor Sidharth Malhotra believes in the power of constructive criticism, but says he takes criticism seriously when it comes from industry insiders. Within a short span since his debut with Student Of The Year, Sidharth has tasted a fair share of success and failure. Asked whether he has learnt to handle […]

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Peshawar

KP Govt is serious to improve BHUs and RHC across KP: DG health

By The Frontier Post | January 11, 2018

Wisal Yousafzai PESHAWAR: Director General Health Service Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr. Ayub Rose has said that the provincial government is serious to provide all facilities to the tertiary care hospitals including BHUs and RHCs. This he said on Wednesday in a program on “Knowledge sharing and dissemination workshop” organized by Community uplift Program with the financial […]

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General bus stand to be shifted to Sardar Garhi

By The Frontier Post | January 11, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: District Nazim Muhammad Asim Khan Wednesday said that the provincial government has decided to shift general bus stand to Sardar Garhi and build a CPEC Commercial Tower in its place. He said this while chairing a meeting held that among others was attended by Director Coordination Sahibzada Muhammad Tariq, CEO China Ship […]

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Razina Alam called on Governor

By The Frontier Post | January 11, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Chairperson of National Commission of Higher Development Razina Alam Khan called on Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa here at Governor’s House Peshawar on Wednesday. She remained with governor for some time and apprised the governor about performance and activities of national commission for Human Development. She also told that NCHD was involved not only […]

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PESCO notifies massive power shutdown schedule

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Due to maintenance work, power supply will remain suspended from 132KV Shahi Bagh Grid Station on 11th January from 09:00 am to 03:00pm, resultantly consumers of 11KV Skandarpura, Latif Abad, Eidgah, Faqir Abad and Dalazak feeders will face inconvenience. Power Supply will remain suspended from 132KVPeshawar City Grid Station 11th January from […]

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Appointment & regularization of services bill passed

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The KP Employees of the Elementary and Secondary Education Department (Appointment and Regularization of Services) Bill 2017, having been passed by the Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and assented by the Governor of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, have been published as an Act of the Provincial Legislature of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. It was […]

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Swift, timely justice to ensure peace in society: PHC CJ

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The Chief Justice Peshawar High Court Yahya Afridi on Tuesday said that if swift and timely justice was provided to people there would be no danger of any uprising in the society. Addressing the launching ceremony of Secretariat of District Judiciary (SDJ) here at Peshawar High Court building, he said it was […]

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Home Districts

JUI-F denies alliance with Saifullah brothers in Lakki

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

Ghulam Mursalin Marwat LAKKI MARWAT: Local leaders of JUI-F have announced that they had not forged an alliance with Saifullah brothers on one national and three provincial assembly seats for coming general elections and that the decision regarding electoral any political party or group at local level alliance would be made after formulation of organizational […]

High electricity bills irk residents

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report SWABI: The high electricity bills have irked the residents of Union Council (UC) Sheikh Jana Swabi, who demanded PESCO authorities to immediately withdraw additional units from the last month bill to provide relief to people. The elders of UC Sheikh Jana including Gul Zada, Sher Afsar, Daraz Khan and Naseer Muhammad in a […]

JUI-F part ways from ANP in Mardan

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report MARDAN: Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazal-coalition partner of Awami National Party in the district government of Mardan has parted ways with the said ruling party and has applied for oppositions benches. JUI-F parliamentary leader, Moulana Amanat Shah along with other party leaders including Moulana Saleem Haleemi, Malik Ayaz and Malik Ahad here on Tuesday gave application […]

Agitation against NLC in progress in Torkham

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

Ahmad Nabi & Junaid Afridi LANDI KOTAL: Agitation of Khuga Khel tribe against National Logistic Cell (NLC) was in progress as they staged protest demonstration in Torkham and demanded of the Chief Justice of Pakistan to take suo motto action against what they called mal-practices of NLC. Dozens of elders and local tribal from Shinwari,Zakha […]

Bara Tehsil reopens after 12 years

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report BARA: After remained shut for 12 years, Bara Tehsil was resumed for executing official works here on Tuesday. In this connection a simple gathering was initiated in Tehsil Bara that was attended by Assistant Political Agent (APA) Bara Ismatullah Wazir as chief guest beside numbers of tribal elders and administration officials. APA cut […]

Khattak says PTI fulfills all promises

By The Frontier Post | January 10, 2018

F.P. Report MALAKAND: Chief Minister Khyber Pakthunkhwa Pervez Khattak Tuesday claimed that performance of the PTI government during last four years has made the opponents restless. CM added that people will reject the corrupt leaders in the coming general election of this year. This he said while addressing to gathering at Govt High School No.1 […]

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