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Imran to join Zardari on same container tomorrow: Tahirul Qadri

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Tahirul Qadri has warned Punjab government against decisive protest aimed at getting justice for victims of Model Town incident. He was talking to media in Lahore on Tuesday. Qadri claimed that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chief Imran Khan and Pakistan Peoples Party co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari will sit on […]

Nawaz questions PAT’s ‘grand protest’ with elections around the corner

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

ISLAMABAD (Monitoring Desk): Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif questioned on Tuesday the timing of the ‘grand protest’ spearheaded by the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) and supported by major opposition parties. He was responding to reporters’ queries after attending the corruption hearing against him in the accountability court. When asked about the PAT protest, which begins […]

National narrative ‘Paigham-e-Pakistan’ a right step to end terrorism: President

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain on Tuesday said the national counter-terrorism narrative would help eradicate terrorism and prove instrumental in reforming the people who lost their path due to negative propaganda of aberrant elements. Addressing the launch of national counter-terrorism narrative ‘Paigham-e-Pakistan’ here at the Aiwan-e-Sadr, he said the decree prepared by religious scholars […]

CJP shows displeasure over police performance in Zainab case

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar has said that it is very unfortunate that the parliaments didn’t drafted legislation so far in the child harassment matter. CJP give this remarks while hearing a suo moto case regarding a seven-year-old girl, Zainab case, who was raped and murdered in Kashur last week. CJP […]

Chaudhry Nisar is only a hypocrite says Pervez Rasheed

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Former Information Minister, Pervez Rashid criticized the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) senior leader, Chaudhry Nisar and called him a hypocrite. This he said while talking to media persons outside the accountability court in Islamabad on Tuesday. He added that he Nisar will face a huge defeat if he contests the election without […]

Corruption references: NAB court records statements of witnesses against Sharif family

By The Frontier Post | January 16, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The accountability court hearing corruption references against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his children, has recorded statements of two more prosecution witnesses on Tuesday. Earlier, Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam, and son-in-law Capt (retd) Safdar have reached the court and Judge Muhammad Bashir start the hearing of the case against them. […]

Global

N. Korea threatens to pull out of Winter Olympics

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

Monitoring Desk SEOUL: North Korea’s state-run news agency on Sunday cautioned that Pyon-gyang may abandon its promise to participate in Winter O-lympics scheduled to be held in South Korea next month. Only last Tuesday, the North agreed during the first inter-Korean talks in over two years to send a delegation of athletes, officials and performers […]

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Trump says program protecting young immigrants ‘probably dead’

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters): US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that a program protecting young immigrants brought to the United States illegally by their parents would probably be discontinued. Trump has previously said he would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA. A US court last Tuesday ruled that DACA should remain in effect […]

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Strong earthquake in southern Peru leaves one dead, 20 injured

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

LIMA (Reuters): A strong earthquake struck the coast of southern Peru on Sunday morning, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said, leaving one dead and around 20 injured and causing homes and roads to collapse. The 7.1 magnitude quake hit at 4:18 a.m. local time (0918 GMT) at a depth of around 10 km (6 miles), […]

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Netanyahu in India for first visit by Israeli PM in 15 years

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

NEW DELHI (AFP): Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in New Delhi on Sunday for the first visit by an Israeli leader to India in 15 years, promising closer ties with the regional power. Netanyahu and his wife Sara were welcomed at the international airport in New Delhi by Prime Minister Narendra Modi who made history in July […]

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Turkish passenger plane goes off runway metres away from sea

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

ANKARA (AFP): A passenger plane late Saturday skidded off the runway just metres away from the sea as it landed at an airport in northern Turkey, local media images showed. The Pegasus Airlines flight had taken off smoothly from the capital Ankara and landed in Trabzon, but skidded off the runway in the northern airport. […]

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Russian airstrikes kill 14 civilians in Syria’s Idlib

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

Monitoring Desk IDLIB: Fourteen people have been killed in Russian airstrikes in Syria’s Idlib province, a local defense source said. Mustafa Yusuf, chief of White Helmets, a Syrian civil defense agency, said at least nine people were killed and 10 wounded on late Friday in a strike in Idlib’s Khan Assubul district by Russia. Yusuf […]

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Pakistan

ECP to register new voters

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Before the next general elections more than 100 million male and female voters will be enlisted in the voters lists. Election Commission of Pakistan in the preparations for the next general elections has started to review the voter lists and enlistment of new voters. During the campaign in the electoral lists a […]

NAB pleads IHC to let Ishaq Dar’s corruption case proceed

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) submitted on Monday its clause-wise response to former finance minister Ishaq Dar’s plea in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) to suspend corruption proceedings against him. On December 20, the IHC had stayed the corruption trial against Dar until January 17, when it will take up the case. […]

SC orders demolition of illegal construction in Murree

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Monday ordered to demolish all illegal buildings and structures in Murree within five days. While hearing a case on illegal buildings in Murree, Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, also ordered the deputy commissioner (DC) to arrange bulldozers for the purpose. CJP Saqib Nisar also questioned the DC about […]

Four killed as car plunges into ditch in Upper Dir

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

F.P. Report UPPER DIR: At least four people including three women and a child were killed in Upper Dir district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa after a vehicle fell into a ditch on Monday morning. Police officials told that the accident was occurred near Siyasan area of Upper Dir and they were shifted to nearby hospital in […]

Turkmenistan Foreign Minister reaches Islamabad

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister of Turkmenistan, Rashid Meredov arrives in Islamabad on Monday for a two-day official visit to hold talks with Pakistani leadership to discuss bilateral and regional issues. Rashid Meredov is arrived in Islamabad at the invitation of Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif. Both the foreign ministers will lead high-level delegations at […]

Yasin Malik terms Indian army chief’s remarks fascism

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Mohammad Yasin Malik has termed the statement of the Indian Army Chief as naked fascism. The Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat had said that schools in the occupied territory were teaching two maps — India’s and Jammu and Kashmir’s — to the students, […]

Afghanistan

Decreasing afghani value irks lawmakers

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Wolesi Jirga members called as ‘worrisome’ the afghani’s depreciation against the dollar, saying this would worsen economic problems in the country. However, the afghani gained some value against the US dollar this week, reversing a consistent and unprecedented declining trend during the past two months. One US dollar jumped to 70 afs […]

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ISIS not behind deadly Kabul attacks: MoD

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Officials in the Ministry of Defense of Afghanistan (MoD) have said that the recent attacks causing massive casualties in capital Kabul have been carried out the Haqqani terrorist network. A spokesman for the Ministry of Defense General Mohammad Radmanish has told VOA that the intelligence findings reveal Haqqani Network’s hands behind the […]

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Bangalore to host Test in June

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Afghanistan is likely to play their one-off Test match against India in the southern city of Bangalore, The Indian media reported on Sunday. The encounter will likely be played in June when the weather is generally pleasant in Karnataka’s capital, according to the newspaper, which said the event would take place before […]

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Work on teachers’ township in Kama district launched

By The Frontier Post | January 15, 2018

Monitoring Desk JALALABAD: Construction work on a township for teachers has been launched in the Kama district of eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Sunday. The township construction and distribution of land plots to teachers started after frequent requests and protests, the governor’s media office said. The inauguration ceremony was held in the presence of […]

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17 Daesh Militants Killed In Nangarhar drone strikes

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

NANGARHAR (TOLO News): At least 17 Daesh fighters were killed in drone strikes carried out by foreign forces in eastern Nangarhar province, the provincial police said in a statement Sunday. The airstrikes were conducted in Haska Mina and Achin districts in the province in which hideouts and weapons belonged to the militants were destroyed, the […]

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5.4 earthquake jolts capital Kabul, provinces

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

KABUL (AFP): A moderate earthquake measuring 5.4 on Richter scale trembled some areas in Afghanistan on Sunday afternoon but there was no report of casualties. According to the US Geological Survey (USGS) the earthquake took place at around 1:49pm and jolted parts of Afghanistan. The epicenter was in Badakhshan’s Juram district 2,042 kilometres deep in […]

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Business

Promotion of trade with US urged

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pak-US Business Council on Saturday urged the US and Pakistan to promote trade between the two countries and take concrete and durable result-oriented measures to obliterate trust deficit over Afghanistan in the wake of the war on terror and sustainable peace in the region. Addressing a delegation of traders from SAARC member […]

LCCI suggests govt to overcome budget deficit

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) on Saturday suggested the government to work out strategies to control budget deficit by learning from the experience of those countries which have controlled their budget deficit drastically. LCCI President Malik Tahir Javaid and Vice President Zeshan Khalil stated here that government would have to […]

Exports of services increase by 3.45% in five months

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The exports of services witnessed increase of 3.45 percent during the first five months of the current fiscal year compared to the corresponding period of last year. The exports of services from the country were recorded at $2.076 billion during July-November (2017-18) against the exports of $2.007 billion during July-November (2016-17), showing […]

Govt determined to create business friendly environment

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minster on Revenue, Haroon Akhtar Khan Thursday said the government believed in creating business friendly environment for all business community and wanted to address their genuine problems. “We shall try to resolve the problem of sales tax on foam manufacturers in the upcoming budget and will take further […]

Bank Alfalah joins forces with Aman Foundation

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Bank Alfalah Limited, as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives, has partnered with the Aman Foundation to support their life-saving Ambulance program. The Aman Foundation’s flagship Aman Ambulances have made 900,000+ interventions to date. In Pakistan, only a small percentage of patients use ambulance services in case of emergency. Ambulances also […]

PMEX index closes at 3,318 points

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Pakistan Mercantile Exchange Limited’s commodity index on Wednesday closed at 3,318 points, with traded value of metals, energy and COTS/FX recorded at Rs 6.342 billion. The number of lots traded was 9,489, said PMEX release on Thursday. Major business was contributed by gold worth Rs 2.516 billion, followed by currencies through COTS […]

Sports

Shabbir continues to lead the table on third day as well

By The Frontier Post | January 13, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Shabbir Iqbal maintained his lead with 207 gross 9 under on third round of Bank AL Habib’s 7th Rashid D. Habib Memorial National Professional Golf Championship underway here at Karachi Golf Course. M. Munir of Islamabad alongside Amjad Yousuf of Karachi Golf Club are following Shabbir with gross 210 6 under. Lahore […]

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Kerber issues Australian Open warning with Sydney triumph

By The Frontier Post | January 13, 2018

SYDNEY (AFP): Former world number one Angelique Kerber continued her 2018 resurgence with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Ashleigh Barty in the Sydney International final on Saturday, giving herself a welcome boost ahead of next week’s Australian Open. The German two-time Grand Slam champion, currently ranked 22nd in the world after a disappointing 2017 campaign, […]

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Joe Root lines up for first IPL auction

By The Frontier Post | January 13, 2018

NEW DELHI (AFP): England Test skipper and star batsman Joe Root is among 282 foreign players looking to play in this year´s big-paying Indian Premier League, the cricket board announced Saturday. The player auction for the 11th IPL Twenty20 tournament is set for January 27-28 in Bangalore, the Board of Control for Cricket in India […]

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Afghanistan U-19s upset Pakistan with Rasooli’s 76*

By The Frontier Post | January 13, 2018

WHANGAREI (Agencies): Darwish Rasooli struck an unbeaten 78-ball 76 to lead Afghanistan to victory in their opening match of the Under-19 World Cup, beating Pakistan by five wickets. Chasing 189, Afghanistan were reduced to 50 for 3, before Rasooli, in the company of wicketkeeper Ikram Ali Khil, staved off Pakistan’s challenge. Rasooli shared partnerships of […]

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New Zealand beat Pakistan in 3rd ODI, take series

By The Frontier Post | January 13, 2018

DUNEDIN (Online): A withering spell by Trent Boult saw New Zealand destroy Pakistan by 183 runs in the third one-day international in Dunedin on Saturday to comfortably wrap up the series in Dunedin. New Zealand have won all three matches so far and captain Kane Williamson said the target is a clean sweep of all […]

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Saudi women attend football game for the first time

By The Frontier Post | January 13, 2018

RIYADH (AFP): Saudi Arabia allowed women to enter a football stadium for the first time to watch a match Friday, as the ultra-conservative kingdom eases strict decades-old rules separating the sexes. The new measure comes after Riyadh, long known for imposing harsh restrictions on women, announced it was lifting a ban prohibiting them from driving, […]

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Fashion

Aishwarya demands heavy amount for remake of ‘Raat Aur Din’

By The Frontier Post | January 8, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Former Miss World and Bollywood actress, Aishwarya Rai Bachan has demanded Rs 100 million for playing the lead role in in Indian remake of 1967 film titled ‘Raat Aur Din’. The Indian media reported that the production house accepted the demand of Aishwarya and soon the shooting of the film will be […]

Sanjay Dutt’s biopic to be release on June 29

By The Frontier Post | January 7, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: The director of Sanjay Dutt’s biopic Rajkumar Hirani has said that the movie on the life of Bollywood Khalnayak will be released on June 29. Earlier, it was announced that the film was to be release on March 30. Ranbir Kapoor is playing the Sanjay Dutt’s role and Manisha Koirala will be […]

Dabang Khan receives death threats from a gangster

By The Frontier Post | January 7, 2018

Monitoring Desk JAIPUR: Bollywood Dabang Khan is received death threat from the gangster Lawrence Bishnoi of Rajasthan. Bishnoi told media persons in Jodhpur that he will killed Salman Khan in Jodhpur then he will come to know our real identity. This he said while being taken to a Jodhpur court in police security as he appeared […]

Sushant Singh and Bhumi Pednekar to share screen in ‘Sone Chidaiya’

By The Frontier Post | January 5, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Bhumi Pednekar and Sushant Singh Rajput will be seen together in Udta Punjab’s director Abhishek Chaubhey’s next movie ‘Sone Chidaiya’. Both the actors will work together for the first and the fans are excited about the news. As per the Indian media reports the story of the Chambal dacoits and is set […]

Radhika Apte confirms her next movie with Dev Patel

By The Frontier Post | January 5, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Bollywood actress Radhika Apte confirmed that she will share a screen with Dev Patel in the upcoming movie. Radhika Apte is one of the favorite actresses of critics because of her performance but she is gaining popularity with her commercial projects. Radhika Apte is currently busy in ‘Padman’ in which she paying […]

Ranbir, Alia start prepping for upcoming ‘Brahmastra’

By The Frontier Post | January 4, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Bollywood superstars Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt starts shooting of upcoming film ‘Brahmastra’ in Tel Aviv, Israel. The fans were waiting since 2014 to see both the actors together in a movie. The upcoming movie titled Brahmastra is finally going under production, Karan Johar is producing the movie and Ayan Mukherji is […]

Peshawar

Work, not words, brings about revolution: PM

By The Frontier Post | January 13, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi remarked on Saturday that revolution comes from working and not from tall claims. “We have proven ourselves by working [for the betterment of country],” he said while addressing the inauguration ceremony of National Incubation Centre in Peshawar. We can only move forward if we work otherwise we […]

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8 arrested for selling adulterated milk in City

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: District administration in a joint crackdown against adulteration in milk conducted raids in different areas and arrested 8 milk sellers for selling adulterated milk to consumers. On the directives of the Deputy Commissioner (DC), Peshawar Islamzeb, the Additional Assistant Commissioner (AAC), Mohammad Hamayun Khan along with Dr. Jamal of the Livestock Department […]

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Unregistered travel agencies sealed

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The officials of the DTS and local administration on Thursday sealed two unregistered travel agencies. The action was taken on the directives of secretary Tourism Department. The DTS Peshawar, Inspector Jamil Khan, Assistant Commissioner Shabqadar, Akram Shah and Tehsildar Zulfiqar along with police party raided various bazars and checked the registration documents […]

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Minister visits ANF regional directorate

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Federal Minister for Narcotics Control, Lt Gen Salahuddin Tirmizi Thursday paid first formal visit to ANF Regional Directorate, Peshawar after assuming the charge of the office. Upon his arrival, the Minister Narcotics Control was welcomed by Lt Col Kamal Khan Acting Force Commander ANF Regional Directorate Peshawar and ANF Staff Officers. Acting […]

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PDMA, US-AID agree on burn & trauma centre

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Inaugurated in 2003 by the then Chief Minister Akram Khan Durrani, the snail pace work on burn and trauma center of Peshawar could not completed so far and for completion of civic work another agreement of 647 million rupees signed between PDMA and USAID. A marble name plate mixed to the incomplete […]

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Special allowance for officers of prosecution deptt okayed

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khan Khattak has approved special allowance for the officers of the Province working in prosecution department. A summary regarding the provision of prosecution special allowance and making the existing one as per the market rate/equivalent to the employees of other provinces, was moved to the chief […]

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Home Districts

Police activate public liaison committee in Kohat

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

Sahibzada Afridi KOHAT: In order to maintain the law and order situation and end crimes in the district police activated the Public liaison committees in the district on Saturday. DPO Abbas Majeed Khan Marwat chaired a meeting in this regard at the SDPO City Office, in which DSP City Circle Raza Mohammad, SHO Police Station […]

Appozai committee condemns illegal occupation of land

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

Rafiullah Mandokhail ZHOB: Appozai committee has threatened to launch a protest movement, if the government fails to vacate their land from ‘land grabber’ near Sheikh town in the south of the city. Addressing a press conference member of the committee Shams-ud-Din Mandokhail, Gul Anar Mandokhail, Fazal Qadir Mandokhail, Akhter Jan Mandokhail, Dr. Muhammad Shah Mandokhail, […]

Protest against Zainab killing held

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

Sahibzada Afridi KOHAT: Members of Civil society staged a protested against the murdered of Zainab in Kasur and demanded arrest of the involved criminals in the incident. Members of civil society protested in front of Kohat Press Club on Saturday. The protestors demanded from federal government to arrest the culprits and they appealed from the […]

Police arrests 356 suspects in Kohat crackdown

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

Sahibzada Afridi KOHAT: At least 356 suspected persons including 52 proclaimed offenders in search and strike operation conducted by police in different parts of the district. District Police Officer (DPO), Abbas Majeed Khan Marwat directed the officials to conduct the search and strike operation in the district with the aim to eliminate the criminal from […]

Reopening of sealed stone crushing plants demanded

By The Frontier Post | January 14, 2018

F.P. Report SWABI: Owners of various stone crushing plants have criticized the selective approach of the provincial government by allowing some of them to operate their machines but the others have been remained sealed and did not permit to work. Four days back, district administration have sealed all 29 plants here in the district and […]

Sub engineers demand posts’ up gradation

By The Frontier Post | January 12, 2018

F.P. Report TIMERGARA: The management cadre officials of elementary and secondary education department Lower Dir on Thursday observed complete pen down strike against the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government for not accepting their demand of posts’ up gradation. The male and female officials of the management cadre boycotted their duties and staged a protest sit-in in front […]

Article

As guns fall silent, Russia to shape Syria’s political endgame

By The Frontier Post | December 30, 2017

Sami Moubayed Many analysts predict that the upcoming year will witness a phased end to the Syrian conflict — at least, militarily. According to the Russian Ministry of Defense, 85% of Syrian territory has been liberated from ISIS and other groups that had controlled entire cities and towns since 2012. Aleppo was re-taken by the […]

How Trump is the Gorbachev of US

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2017

Ghazanfar Ali Garewal Toward the end of the 20th century, the Soviet empire was facing myriad challenges. At that time, Mikhail Gorbachev, who had an altogether different outlook from his predecessors, assumed the leadership of the USSR. He introduced the twin policies of glasnost (openness) and perestroika (restructuring), which were in stark contrast to the […]

US turns screws on North Korea after UN move

By The Frontier Post | December 28, 2017

Robert L. Anderson The United States is ratcheting up the pressure on North Korea after imposing sanctions on two high-ranking officials involved in the country’s nuclear missile program. Kim Jong-sik and Ri Pyong-chol were both said to be “key” players in the d-evelopment of Pyongyang’s ICBM strategy. In a statement, the US Treasury Secretary Steven […]

Trump and National Security Strategy

By The Frontier Post | December 27, 2017

Abdullah Muradoglu Yes, the “National Security Strategy” announced by U.S. President Donald Trump is continuing in terms of its scope and objectives, but it doesn’t seem like everybody is happy with the resulting document. American analysts see the document as the day to day pacification of the theory of globalists and neo-nationalists who say, “America […]

Fahreddin Pasha: We forgot him, but the Arabs couldn’t

By The Frontier Post | December 26, 2017

Aydin Unal The Armistice of Mudros was stipulating that Medina be left to the British-backed Arab insurgents and the Ottoman soldiers in the city surrender. The command explaining the situation to Fahreddin Pasha, who oversaw the defense of Medina, had arrived. However, the pasha had no intention to surrender or hand over Medina to the […]

Quaid-i-Azam – A leader par excellence

By The Frontier Post | December 25, 2017

Zafar Khan Safdar When frustration and despondency envelop a period of history like blinding fog, there arises at times a genius among his people, whose confidence in himself and the cause he advocates become the solid foundation on which is built the magnificent mansion of immortal achievement. The first half of the 20th century was […]

Editorial

Medical colleges’ inflated fee

By The Frontier Post | December 30, 2017

Taking a Suo motu notice of inflated fee charged by private medical college’s Chief Justice Supreme Court of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar banned admissions in all unregistered medical colleges during a hearing at the Supreme Court Lahore Registry on Tuesday. The Chief Justice also called the bank accounts of medical colleges’ owners. In hearing […]

Highlighting achievements

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2017

It appears that the ruling PML-N has entered  the election mode. Speaking at the inauguration ceremony of Hazara Motorway, Shah Maqsood section, the Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that the government has fulfilled most of the promises made to the people before 2013 elections. He said our actions speak louder than words. The country […]

Extravagance of discretionary spending

By The Frontier Post | December 28, 2017

World Bank, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and independent economists have repeatedly warned the federal government to review its policy of acquiring costly commercial loans and reckless discretionary spending. But the PML- N government has doled out Rs 54 billion to parliamentarians in the garb of development funds during the past six months alone, taking the […]

Commitment of FATA mainstreaming

By The Frontier Post | December 27, 2017

Addressing a Youth Festival at Jamrud Sports Complex, Prime Minister Shahid KHaqan Abbasi gave a firm assurance to the tribesmen that mainstreaming of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) is a matter of days not weeks. The Prime Minister said, “It is shameful that parliamentarians from Fata are able to legislate for the entire country but […]

Perusing Afghan peace process

By The Frontier Post | December 26, 2017

Pakistan, China and Afghanistan are holding first round of trilateral foreign ministers’ talks in Beijing to explore the ways and means for restoring peace and stability to Afghanistan. However some Afghan analysts and politicians are not optimistic about the outcome of Beijing trilateral talks. Ustad Latif Nazari, a Kabul based political analyst is of the […]

India’s hegemonic designs

By The Frontier Post | December 25, 2017

Speaking at the Navy Midshipmen Graduation Ceremony ,the Prime Minister Shahid Khaqn Abbasi said that Pakistan will not accept Indian hegemony in this region and its desire and efforts for mutual coexistence and peace should not be taken as weakness. He said Pakistan’s defense is impregnable and the country is in safe hands. The Prime […]

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