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Influential lives in hospitals, poor inmates deprived of tablets: CJ SHC

By The Frontier Post | October 31, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: Chief Justice Sindh Court Justice Ahmed Ali Shaikh on Tuesday remarked that poor inmates are deprived of tablets to cure fever whereas influential ones are accommodated in the city’s hospital. He passed these remarks, while hearing a bail plea of Ali Raza, the National Bank of Pakistan’s former president and his accomplices. […]

Ahsan Iqbal suggests ‘grand dialogue’ to ensure democracy

By The Frontier Post | October 31, 2017

F.P. Report RAWALPINDI: Federal Minister for Interior Ahsan Iqbal expressed his concerns regarding the pursuit of democracy and suggested the need for a “grand dialogue amongst democratic forces to prevent the unconstitutional intervention”. He urged the democratic forces and political parties to form an alliance and conduct grand dialogue so that any unconstitutional intervention in […]

PCB hopeful Bangladesh, South Africa will tour next year

By The Frontier Post | October 31, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Najam Sethi on Monday said that after Sri Lanka’s successful visit to Lahore for a Twenty20 international match, the Board remains ‘hopeful’ that Bangladesh and South Africa will visit Pakistan next year. “We have the option of hosting Ireland and Afghanistan, too. However, after visits by the […]

Nawaz desperate for NRO like deal: Imran

By The Frontier Post | October 31, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan has said it seems that Nawaz Sharif is desperate for a deal like National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) to save his looted money. Imran Khan said this while sharing his views on Twitter account on Tuesday. He said that former disqualified premier still wants to control the […]

Accountability court orders SECP to freeze assets of Hussain, Hasan Nawaz

By The Frontier Post | October 31, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The accountability court on Tuesday ordered the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) to freeze all the assets of Hasan and Hussain Nawaz, the sons of disqualified premier Nawaz Sharif in the corruption reference filed against them. The corruption case against the brothers has been separated from the other family members as […]

Shahbaz to be next PM if PML-N wins 2018 polls

By The Frontier Post | October 31, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Senior Leaders of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz decided in London that Shahbaz Sharif will be the next prime minister, if the party wins the 2018 election. This was reported in the local news channel and it claimed that in the meeting it was decided that the party policies will now be given by […]

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15 Indians’ death sentence commuted to life term by Kuwaiti Emir: Sushma Swaraj

By The Frontier Post | September 30, 2017

NEW DELHI (AFP): Death sentences handed down to 15 Indians lodged in a Kuwaiti jail have been commuted to life imprisonment by the Emir of Kuwait, Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said Saturday. Swaraj said the Emir has also directed that the sentences of 119 Indian nationals be reduced. “The Emir of Kuwait has […]

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India says Jadhav-terrorist swap offer is Pakistan’s ‘imaginary lie’

By The Frontier Post | September 30, 2017

NEW DELHI (Web Desk): India’s Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson has described Pakistan’s assertion “an imaginary lie” that it received an offer to swap self-confessed Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav with a terrorist involved in Army Public School attack in Peshawar. “You have already seen a press release issued by the Afghan National Security Adviser’s […]

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Up to 30 feared dead as DR Congo army plane crashes

By The Frontier Post | September 30, 2017

KINHASA (AFP): A military transport plane belonging to the Congolese army crashed near Kinshasa on Saturday, killing “several dozen” people, military and airport sources told AFP. The Antonov transport plane had just taken off and had “several dozen people” on board, an airport source told AFP, speaking on condition of anonymity. The plane went down […]

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Oxford University removes portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi

By The Frontier Post | September 30, 2017

LONDON (AFP): The Oxford University, where Aung San Suu Kyi studied as an undergraduate, has removed her portrait from public display amid criticism of her handling of the Rohingya crisis. The humanitarian crisis in Myanmar has seen more than 400,000 Rohingya Muslims flee to neighbouring Bangladesh. Suu Kyi, the de facto leader of the country, […]

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Air strikes kill 28 civilians in Syria safe zone: monitor

By The Frontier Post | September 30, 2017

BEIRUT (AFP): At least 28 civilians were killed in air strikes on northwestern Syria where a planned safe zone has been overshadowed by a bombing campaign against militants, a monitor said Saturday. Four children were among the dead in the overnight strikes on the town of Amanaz, in Idlib province near the Turkish border, the […]

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Indian troops prevent Muharram processions in Occupied Kashmir

By The Frontier Post | September 30, 2017

SRINAGAR (AFP): Indian troops continued to impose strict restrictions in Occupied Kashmir to prevent people from taking out Muharram processions on Saturday, Kashmir Media Service reported. Authorities deployed Indian troops, police and paramilitary personnel in full riot gear across Srinagar to stop the Muharram processions. Pedestrian movement has been suspended, while the forces have placed […]

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PML-N fulfilling its promises: Ahsan

By The Frontier Post | November 5, 2017

F.P. Report SIALKOT: Federal Minister for Interior Prof. Ahsan Iqbal on Saturday said that Pakistan, despite all hurdles, was rapidly moving ahead towards the goal of economic development and political stability. He said the PML-N government was fulfilling its all promises made with the public including raising their living standard besides overcoming the energy crisis. […]

PIA flights affected due to fog

By The Frontier Post | November 4, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: Due to the weather conditions (dense fog and smog) prevailing in the country, some of PIA flights operating on Saturday were affected while the timing’s of some domestic flights for Sunday have been revised, few domestic flights cancelled. PIA spokesman said on Saturday. Six domestic flights were cancelled that included PK 390, […]

PPP a continuity of Sufi thoughts in the modern times, says Bilawal

By The Frontier Post | November 4, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has emphasized the need to spread the message of peace and love of Shah Abdul Lateef Bhittai for the mankind the world over. On the occasion of 274th annual Uris of Shah Abdul Lateef Bhittai, the PPP Chairman said that Sindh is the land of […]

Delay in electoral delimitation to affect election schedule: Saad

By The Frontier Post | November 4, 2017

LAHORE (INP): Federal Minister for Pakistan Railways (PRs), Khawaja Saad Rafique has said delay in electoral delimitations will affect the schedule of the general elections 2018. Talking to media persons in Jati Umra on Saturday, he said that the election authorities have warned the government that they would not be able to conduct elections on […]

Sheikh Rasheed appeals SC for early hearing of petition against Nawaz

By The Frontier Post | November 4, 2017

ISLAMABAD (INP): Awami Muslim League (AML) chief Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has moved the Supreme Court of Pakistan for an early hearing of his petition against Nawaz Sharif holding the presidency of his party. “There is grave urgency in the matter since Nawaz Sharif notwithstanding the fact that having been disqualified by the apex court, upon […]

Session Court adjourns Shahbaz defamation suit till Nov 22

By The Frontier Post | November 4, 2017

LAHORE (NNI): The session court in Lahore on Saturday adjourned a defamation suit filed by Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan, till Nov 22. Shahbaz sued the PTI chairman for Rs10 billion damages for accusing him of offering bribe to stay silent over the Panama Papers allegations against the […]

Afghanistan

Foreign Envoys Vow Support for Peace in Afghanistan

By The Frontier Post | August 14, 2017

KABUL (Tolo News): The German ambassador to Afghanistan on Thursday said that terrorist attacks on diplomatic institutions in Afghanistan will not deter the efforts of his government to bolster the peace process in Afghanistan. He said that sacrifices made by the Afghan security forces in the campaign against militancy were one of the reasons that […]

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Ghani Steps In To Resolve Air Cargo Issues

By The Frontier Post | August 14, 2017

KABUL (Tolo News): President Ashraf Ghani ordered officials on Saturday to immediately resolve air cargo issues and ensure that 120 tons of fresh fruit is transported to India every week. Ghani issued the order stating that the fruit must be delivered to Delhi and Amritsar every week. The president’s order comes after weeks of issues […]

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5 Taliban insurgents critically wounded while making bombs in Nangarahr mosque

By The Frontier Post | August 14, 2017

NANGARHAR (Khaama Press): At least five Taliban insurgents were critically wounded while they were making Improvised Explosive Devices in a mosque in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. The provincial government media office in a statement said the incident took place in a mosque in Momandara district. The statement further added that five other suspects were […]

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Taliban capture control of Ghormach in northern Faryab province

By The Frontier Post | August 14, 2017

KABUL (Khaama Press): The Taliban insurgents have captured the control of Ghormach district in northern Faryab province after days of heavy gun battle. The local security sources confirmed that the control of the district fell to Taliban control earlier today after heavy clashes. There are no reports regarding the casualties as a result of the […]

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HIA says US, NATO mission unsuccessful

By The Frontier Post | August 14, 2017

KABUL (Pajhwok): Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan leader Gulbadin Hekmatyar called as ‘unsuccessful’ the US and NATO mission in Afghanistan, saying the alliance was doing what the Russians did. A statement from the HIA media office in Kabul said Hekmatyar made the remarks while meeting leadership of the party’s provincial councils and members from eastern provinces. Speaking on […]

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Failure in Afghanistan Means Strengthening Terrorists in West

By The Frontier Post | August 13, 2017

KABUL (Tolo News): NATO has to win the war against the insurgents in Afghanistan, the Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan (RS) said on Saturday at a gathering in Kabul held to mark the sacrifices of by Afghan and foreign soldiers. The commander of the U.S and NATO forces in Afghanistan, General John Nicholson, said failure […]

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Tennis: Federer into Montreal semis

By The Frontier Post | August 13, 2017

  MONTREAL (AFP) – Swiss star Roger Federer outclassed Roberto Bautista Agut as he inched closer to his sixth title of the season with a 6-4, 6-4 win in the quarter-finals of the Montreal Masters on Friday. Federer hammered five aces, made just two double faults and won 81 percent of his first serve points […]

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U-19 Asia Cup shifted from India on Pakistan’s request

By The Frontier Post | August 12, 2017

DUBAI (Monitoring Desk): The Asian Cricket Council has withdrawn the hosting rights of the 2017 Under-19 Asia Cup from India and handed it over to Malaysia, following their annual general body meeting. A decision on the senior team Asia Cup, also scheduled to be held in India next year, however, has been deferred until the […]

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Selectors agree to pick Inzamam-ul-Haq’s nephew

By The Frontier Post | August 11, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chief Selector Inzamam-ul-Haq’s nephew Imam-ul-Haq was selected in Lahore Blue’s squad following brief scuffle. The incident occurred during drafting process for National T20 tournament. As per details garnered, Inzamam-ul-Haq expressed exasperation as selectors preferred Ahmad Shehzad over Imam but the matter was later sorted out with mutual consent. […]

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India bid to reinstate Sreesanth fixing ban

By The Frontier Post | August 11, 2017

F.P. Report NEW DELHI: India´s cricket board will appeal against a court order that lifted fast bowler Shanthakumaran Sreesanth´s life ban for match-fixing, a senior official told media on Friday. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) does not agree with the Kerala state high court order that acquitted Sreesanth for lack of […]

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Najam Sethi to attend ACC meeting in Sri Lanka

By The Frontier Post | August 11, 2017

  F.P. Report LAHORE: Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board, Najam Sethi left for Sri Lanka late Thursday to attend meeting of Asian Cricket Council (ACC) in Colombo. Speaking to media ahead of his departure from Lahore airport, Sethi said the two-day conference will bring important discussions to the table. He said the moot will, […]

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22 nd Chief Naval Staff Open Golf C’ship 2017 commences

By The Frontier Post | August 10, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: The 22 nd Chief of the Naval Staff Open Golf Championship is being played from 17 to 20 August at Karachi Golf Club. This was announced by Patron PN Golf Commodore Saqib Jamil Khattak during a media brief held today at Karachi Golf Club. Commander Karachi Rear Admiral Ather Mukhtar, Mr. Sohail […]

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