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Lt Arsalan Shaheed to be buried with military honors today in his native town

By The Frontier Post | September 24, 2017

F.P. Report MURREE: Lieutenant Arsalan Alam, who was martyred in a cross-border attack in Rajgal area of Khyber Agency on Saturday and he will be laid to rest in his native towntoday (Sunday). The martyred officer will be laid to rest today in his native town Gail area of Murree with full military honors. Alam funeral prayers […]

Dar likely to stay in London, govt decides to change finance minister

By The Frontier Post | September 24, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaderships decided to change the finance minister and asked the Ishaq Dar to resign from his ministry as the Sharif family insisted him to stay in London. It is reported that Ishaq Dar is likely to be not appear before the Accountability Court on September 25 and he […]

One girl martyred, two injured in Indian forces firing at LoC

By The Frontier Post | September 24, 2017

F.P. Report RAWALPINDI: One girl martyred and two other children were injured as Indian forces continue to violate the ceasefire at Line of Control (LoC). The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement late Saturday night that one girl was martyred and two children injured because of unprovoked firing of Indian forces in the […]

PTI, MQM to oust PPP Opp leader ahead of appointment of new chairman NAB

By The Frontier Post | September 23, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: A high-level delegation of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf led by vice-chairman hah Mehmood Qureshi will visit office of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan on next Tuesday to finalize deal for bringing new leader of the opposition in national assembly ahead of appointment of the new chairman national accountability bureau (NAB) , it emerged on […]

Pakistan has rejected India’s offer for talks, Sushma says at UNGA

By The Frontier Post | September 23, 2017

NEW YORK (Web Desk): In response to Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi’s address at the UN General Assembly in which he renewed the offer for dialogue with India on all thorny issues, India’s External Affairs Sushma Swaraj said on Saturday Narendra Modi has always sought dialogue and peace but Pakistan has turned its back on […]

IHC issues written order for suspension of Imran’s arrest warrant

By The Frontier Post | September 23, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Saturday issued 1-page written order suspending arrest warrant of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan issued by Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in contempt of court proceedings. A larger bench, headed by Justice Aamir Farooq, comprising Justice Miangul Hussan Aurangzeb and Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani suspended the […]

Global

Iran’s Khamenei slams Trump’s ‘gangster and cowboy’ speech

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

TEHRAN (AFP): Iran´s supreme leader on Thursday lashed out against US President Donald Trump describing the speech he delivered at the UN this week as full of “gangster and cowboy” rhetoric. “The reason behind the foolish, very ugly, insolent and disorderly speech with cowboy and gangster wording… is their anger (and) desperation,” Ayatollah Ali Khamenei […]

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British police arrest sixth suspect in bomb investigation

By The Frontier Post | September 21, 2017

Monitoring Desk LONDON: British police has arrested a 17 years old young man in a connection of bomb attack on underground train in London last week in which at least 30 persons were injured and police arrested six suspected so far in this regard. The sixth suspected man was arrested in the early hours of […]

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Heavy rains disrupt life in Mumbai, paralyze traffic

By The Frontier Post | September 20, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Heavy rain disrupted daily life in Mumbai for the second time in weeks as it causes flooding and paralyzing street and air traffic at the country’s second busiest airport because of low visibility, strong winds, and slippery conditions. India’s largest carrier Indigo and rivals Jet Airways and Vistara said that they had […]

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At least 226 died in Mexico earthquake

By The Frontier Post | September 20, 2017

Monitoring Desk MEXICO CITY: At least 226 persons died and hundreds are still missing as the rescue workers try to safely recover the people from the rubble after 7.1 earth quake hit Mexico City. The interior ministry has confirmed that so far 226 people have died in the earth quake so far but this number […]

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At UN, Trump says US may have to ‘totally destroy’ North Korea

By The Frontier Post | September 19, 2017

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters): US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that the United States will be forced to “totally destroy” North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its nuclear challenge, mocking North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as a “rocket man” on a suicide mission. Loud murmurs filled the green-marbled UN General Assembly hall when […]

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Myanmar´s Suu Kyi condemns all rights violations in Rakhine State

By The Frontier Post | September 19, 2017

NAYPYITAW (AFP): Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi condemned all human rights violations on Tuesday and said anyone responsible for abuses in troubled Rakhine State would face the law, and she felt deeply for the suffering of everyone caught up in conflict there. Suu Kyi said Myanmar did not fear international scrutiny and was committed to a sustainable solution to the […]

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Pakistan

Shah asks Mushraf to come to Pakistan like PPP leaders

By The Frontier Post | September 24, 2017

F.P. Report SUKKUR: Opposition Leader in National Assembly, Syed Khursheed Shah has said if Pervez Musharaf is brave enough than he should come to Pakistan like the Shaheed Muhtarma Benazir Bhutto did in 2007. This he said while addressing to political gathering at Sukkur on Saturday. He added that Pervez Musharaf is hiding from courts […]

Five died, seven injured in road mishap

By The Frontier Post | September 24, 2017

F.P. Report QUETTA: As many as five passengers were killed and seven others were injured when tractor-trolley collided with a bus in Akhtarbad area of Queatta on Sunday Morning. Police officials told media that the bus was travelling from Chaman to Karachi and at Akhtarbad area it rammed into trolley coming from the opposite side […]

Upper Dir house fire kills six children

By The Frontier Post | September 24, 2017

F.P. Report UPPER DIR: At least six children were killed in Upper Dir district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Sunday when a fire engulfed a house and destroyed it completely. Police told media that Hamesh Gul light up the fire in the house which is situated in Babozai area of Upper Dir with the aim to […]

Head of Jirga responsible for honor killing flees to Afghanistan

By The Frontier Post | September 23, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: Head of the “Mohmand Jirga” that ordered to kill a couple for “dishonoring” their families, has crossed to Kunar on Afghanistan side of the Pak-Afghan border; it was reliably learnt here on Saturday. Sartaj Khan, a resident of Landhi, who originally hails from the Federally Administered Tribal Area of Mohmand, ran away […]

Abbasi not ready to accept himself as PM: Shah Mehmood Qureshi

By The Frontier Post | September 23, 2017

KARACHI (PPI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Vice Chairman Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday claimed that Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz’s (PML-N) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is not ready to “accept that he is the prime minister [of this country]”. Lashing out at the premier, Qureshi insisted that “Abbasi himself says that Nawaz Sharif is the prime minister”. […]

Over 1900 people including 919 MQM-P workers join PSP

By The Frontier Post | September 23, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: As many as 1900 people from various political parties on Saturday joined the Mustafa Kamal-led Pak Sarzameen Party. This includes 919 members and office-bearers from the Mutahida Quami Movement – Pakistan (MQM-P), as well the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) and others parties. PSP chief Mustafa […]

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Afghanistan

Ghani to meet Trump at UN

By The Frontier Post | September 17, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Afghan president Ashraf Ghani is expected to meet with US President Donald Trump to discuss the implementation of America’s new strategy for Afghanistan. The Presidential Palace (ARG) on Sunday said that war on terrorism and threats emerging from terror hideouts and safe havens will be key points in President Ashraf Ghani’s address […]

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15 Taliban fighters Killed in AAF strikes: MoI

By The Frontier Post | September 17, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Ministry of Interior (MoI) claimed that at least 15 Taliban fighters were killed and 11 others were injured in airstrike conducted Afghan Air Force (AAF) against them in the Urzugan province. MoI issued a statement in this regard on Sunday and it added that AAF initiated airstrikes in Khas Urzugan district and […]

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Five militants killed in Taliban & ISIS clashes in Nangarhar

By The Frontier Post | September 17, 2017

Monitoring Desk NANGARHAR: As many as five militants belonging to Taliban and ISIS groups were killed and dozens other were injured during their clashes in eastern Narngarhar province of Afghanistan. The local officials said that the clashes between the armed groups was started in Chaparhar district on Friday and which was continued till the Saturday […]

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ISIS militants beheaded two civilians in Kunar over spying charges

By The Frontier Post | September 15, 2017

Monitoring Desk KUNAR: The members of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), a terrorist group have beheaded two civilians in Kunar province over the charges of spying. Local officials told that the men were kidnapped and later they were beheaded as the terrorist group blamed them of spying to the foreign forces and […]

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Police arrests five alleged IS propagandists

By The Frontier Post | September 15, 2017

Monitoring Desk HEART: Police claimed to have arrested five alleged IS propagandists in the Lalwa Sarjangal district of Ghor province. Spokesman of Ghor police Muhammad Iqbal Nizami has said that the arrested IS propagandists were hailing from Kandahar province and inciting people to join the Islamic State (IS). He added that one the arrested was […]

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Three police officials killed, two injured in IED blast

By The Frontier Post | September 15, 2017

Monitoring Desk HERAT: At least three police officials were killed and two others were injured in a bomb blast in Khashrod district of Nimroz province. Security officials told media persons that an improvised explosive device went off under a police van in Shashba area in Khashrod district, in a result three police officials were killed […]

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Business

Finance Minister lauded for clearing refund claims of Rs 23 bln

By The Frontier Post | August 14, 2017

ISLAMABAD (APP): The Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) lauded Finance Minister Ishaq Dar for clearing pending refunds of Rs 23 billion, terming is a step which will encourage exporters and taxpayers. “The government has fulfilled its promise to the business community for clearing their refunds dues where Refund Payment Orders were […]

Britain says will not stay in EU via ‘back door’

By The Frontier Post | August 14, 2017

Web Desk LONDON: After weeks of feuding, two key figures in Britain’s cabinet came together Sunday to say any post-Brexit transition would not be a “back door” to continued European Union membership. Finance Minister Philip Hammond, who favours a softer, pro-business Brexit, and International Trade Secretary Liam Fox, a hardline supporter of Britain leaving the […]

Trade deficit widens by 55 percent in July 2017

By The Frontier Post | August 13, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: Trade deficit in the first month of the new fiscal year widened by 55 percent whereas exports registered an increase of 10.58 percent. According to the figures released by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics the July trade deficit widened by 55 percent to 3.204 billion dollars as against 2 billion dollars of […]

Pakistan Stock Exchange loses 1500 points this week

By The Frontier Post | August 13, 2017

Web Desk KARACHI:  The dark shadows of political fallout rule the Pakistan Stock Exchange during the outgoing week where the index lost more than 1500 points where volume also dipped sharply because of lack interest of seasoned investors and financial institutions. The week started off on a bearish note with index declining by 3.4 percent […]

Political tensions depress world stocks

By The Frontier Post | August 11, 2017

The world’s stock markets slid again Thursday with investors seeking safe havens as President Donald Trump doubled down on his warnings to North Korea over its nuclear program. Trump, whose threat this week to bring “fire and fury” was dismissed by North Korea, said Thursday his statement might not have been “tough enough.” European equities […]

Overseas Pakistanis remit US $1.54 billion in the first month of FY18

By The Frontier Post | August 11, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI:  Overseas Pakistani workers remitted US $ 1541.67 million in the first month (July) of FY18 as compared with US $ 1328.18 million received during the same period in the preceding year. During July 2017, the inflow of workers’ remittances amounted to US $ 1541.67 million, which is 16.2% less than June 2017 and […]

Sports

ICC World XI team arrives in Lahore

By The Frontier Post | September 11, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: The World XI cricket team arrived in a tight security at the Allama Iqbal International Airport Lahore early Monday morning. The World XI team was arrived to Pakistan to play match awaited three match series against Pakistan in Lahore. The World XI team was led Faf du Plesses and Chairman Pakistan Cricket […]

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World XI tour to open doors of International cricket in Pakistan: Mickey Arthur

By The Frontier Post | September 10, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Team Coach, Mickey Arthur has said that the tour of World XI will open the doors of international cricket in Pakistan and adding that will perform well to win the series. This he said while talking to media persons at Lahore on Sunday. Arthur said Arthur said that the upcoming […]

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Sri Lanka to play T20 in Lahore, announces PCB

By The Frontier Post | September 9, 2017

LAHORE (Monitoring Desk): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Saturday, announced the schedule for a full-fledged series against Sri Lanka, the series will mainly played in neutral venues but features a planned finale in Lahore. The series will comprise two Tests, including the second a day-night, and five one-day and three Twenty20 internationals. Meanwhile, PCB […]

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Looking forward to entertaining fans in Pakistan: Darren Sammy

By The Frontier Post | September 9, 2017

KARACHI (Monitoring Desk): The former West Indies captain and one of Pakistan’s favourite foreign cricketers, Darren Sammy says he’s looking forward to entertaining cricket fans during the three upcoming matches in Lahore next week. Darren, who visited Pakistan earlier this year for the PSL final with Peshawar Zalmi told media in Dubai that he’s glad […]

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Anderson seven-for leads England to series

By The Frontier Post | September 9, 2017

LONDON (AFP): James Anderson took the best innings figures of his Test career as England completed a nine-wicket and series-clinching victory against West Indies at Lord’s on Saturday. Anderson followed up his Friday feat of becoming the first England bowler and only sixth in history to take 500 Test wickets by finishing with a return […]

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Jesus brace fires City to 5-0 win over 10-man Liverpool

By The Frontier Post | September 9, 2017

MANCHESTER (AFP): Liverpool’s Sadio Mane was dismissed for a challenge that saw goalkeeper Ederson stretchered off as Manchester City destroyed their Premier League title rivals 5-0 on Saturday. Brazilian Ederson was carried off in a neck brace after being caught in the face by Mane’s foot as he raced out to head the ball away […]

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Fashion

Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone fail to bag awards at Teen Choice 2017

By The Frontier Post | August 15, 2017

Web Desk MUMBAI: Bollywood divas Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone didn’t emerge as winners at the Teen Choice 2017 award ceremony, where TV show Riverdale and film Wonder Woman dominated the winners’ list. Deepika was nominated for her Hollywood debut xXx: Return of Xander Cage in the Choice Action Movie Actress category and lost the title to Gal […]

Four Indians held for leaking ‘Games of Thrones’ episode

By The Frontier Post | August 15, 2017

MUMBAI (AFP) – Four people have been arrested in India for leaking an episode from HBO s “Game of Thrones” television series before it was aired in the country, police said Monday. Already the most pirated show in TV history, the popular fantasy drama — which tells the story of noble families vying for the Iron […]

Sridevi turns 54: Celebrities tweet birthday wishes

By The Frontier Post | August 14, 2017

Web Desk MUMBAI: Iconic Bollywood actor Sridevi turned 54 on Sunday and several celebrities including Rishi Kapoor, Kajol, Abhishek Bachchan and Riteish Deshmukh used Twitter to send her birthday wishes. According to media, Sridevi made her debut as a lead actress in Bollywood in 1978 with Solva Sawan and gained popularity with Himmatwala in 1983. She has […]

Never said anything about Aashiqui 3 says Alia Bhatt

By The Frontier Post | August 14, 2017

Web Desk MUMBAI: Bollywood starlet Alia Bhatt recently reacted to reports that she is not keen to feature in Aashiqui 3, an upcoming installment in a franchise started by her father Mahesh Bhatt back in 1990. She also teased that the “special” collaboration with her father will “take time”. “Never ever said anything about not […]

Crowd rush to take selfie after Neha Dhupia’s car meets accident

By The Frontier Post | August 14, 2017

Web Desk CHANDIGARH: Bollywood actress Neha Dhupia’s faced an untoward situation when her car met with an accident on way to airport in Chandigarh to catch her flight to Mumbai. She was in the city to promote the second season of her audio podcast, No Filter Neha. According to details, a speedy car rammed into […]

Nazia Hassan lives on in our hearts!

By The Frontier Post | August 13, 2017

News Desk KARACHI: The 17th death anniversary of Pakistani pop singer Nazia Hassan is being observed today. Nazia started her music career at the age of 10 and became one of the most prominent singers in Pakistan, India and abroad. She received numerous national and international awards including Pakistan’s highest civilian award and Pride of […]

Peshawar

PPP criticize Imran for remarks against Zardari

By The Frontier Post | August 1, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Former Provincial Minister and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Leader Raheemdad criticized the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan for issuing negative and disrespectful comments about the former president Asif Ali Zardari. This he said while talking to media persons, Raheemdad said it is very condemnable that some immature politician using harsh words […]

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Imran, Khattak on same page over QWP issue

By The Frontier Post | July 31, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: There were rumors that the relation between the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak and Imran were off the balance for expelling Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) however the party source confirmed that both the leaders were on the same page in this regard. It was reported that provincial ministers and close supporter […]

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Scores of families join PPP

By The Frontier Post | July 30, 2017

F.P. Report TIMERGARA: Several political workers at kala Dag Maidan on Saturday announced to quit the PTI and JI and join the PPP along with their families and friends. They made the announcement during a function at Kala Dag which was attended by PPP workers from all parts of Maidan. The PPP divisional vice president […]

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JI observes Yaum-e-Azam in DIR

By The Frontier Post | July 30, 2017

F.P. Report TIMERGARA: The Jamaat-i-Islami Lower Dir chapter arranged a rally to observe the day as ‘yaum e Azam’. Hundreds of party workers marched on the roaqd from Balambat and gathered in front of the Timergara press club. The rally was addressed by the JI district emir and former MNA Maulana Asadullah, general secretary Syed […]

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PML-N workers protest against Nawaz disqualification

By The Frontier Post | July 30, 2017

F.P. Report TIMERGARA: The Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz workers in Lower Dir staged a protest rally in front of the Timergara press club against the disqualification of Mian Nawaz Sharif and termed the decision as ‘judicial killing’ and ‘judicial martial law’. Dozens of the PML-N workers from all parts of the district led by former […]

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Panama Leaks Decision Historic: Sherpao

By The Frontier Post | July 29, 2017

PESHAWAR: Qaumi Watan Party chairman AftabAhmadKhan Sherpao on Friday declared the Supreme Court verdict in the Panama Leaks case historic and said all stakeholders should acceptit. `The Panamagate verdict has changed the country`s political course. The political process should continue and the democracy should flourish, he told reporters during a ceremony in Watan Kor area […]

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