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Pakistan lodges protest with India over LoC violations

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has lodged protest with India over the unprovoked ceasefire violations by its occupation forces in Chirikot sector on Tuesday, resulting in the martyrdom of 75 years old lady Mehmooda Begum. Foreign Office on Wednesday summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner J.P. Singh and condemned the incident. He was told that despite calls […]

NAB references: court approves Nawaz, Maryam’s appearance exemption appeals

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The accountability court accepted Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz requests to be exempted from personal appearance as they wants to visit the ailing Begum Kulsoom Nawaz. The accountability court hearing three corruption references against Nawaz Sharif and his family, on Wednesday approved the exemption request because of the medical condition […]

Corruption references: Hasan, Hussain Nawaz declared proclaimed offenders

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The accountability court declared Hasan and Hussain Nawaz, sons of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, proclaimed offenders on Wednesday in three corruption references after they failed to appear in the court despite repeated summons. The accountability court adjourned the proceeding of declaring Hasan and Hussain Nawaz proclaimed offenders on Tuesday after the […]

Institutions needs to work within boundaries for stronger democracy: Saad Rafique

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE:  Federal Minister for Railways, Khawaja Saad Rafique has said that every institution needs to work within their limits and adding that all the stakeholders should work together for strengthening democracy in the country. This he said on Wednesday while talking to media persons, he said that if all the decision related to the […]

Someone wants to punish Nawaz Sharif at any cost: Nawaz Sharif

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has said that the courts treating us with one dictation and it seemed that the political rivals written the detailed verdict of Supreme Court dismissing their petition in the Panama Papers case This he said while speaking to the media after appearing before the accountability court on […]

Four killed, dozen others injured in California school shooting

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2017

Monitoring Desk LOS ANGELES: As many as persons were killed and dozen others were injured including three children in a shooting incident at a school in a rural northern California on Tuesday. Phil Johnston, Assistant Sheriff said to local media that the attacker was killed by police after the shooting, which began around 8:00 am at […]

Global

At least 11 dead after boat capsizes in south India: officials

By The Frontier Post | November 12, 2017

NEW DELHI/BHUBANESWAR (AFP): At least 11 people died on Sunday when a tourist boat capsized in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, officials said. The accident took place in Krishna river about 25 kilometres (15 miles) from Vijayawada city, district administrative chief B. Lakshmikantham told Reuters. The administration was investigating what caused the incident, […]

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Iraq helicopter crash kills three

By The Frontier Post | November 12, 2017

KOUT (AFP): An Iraqi army helicopter crashed Sunday south of Baghdad during a training exercise killing all three crew members due to a technical problem, military officials said. “A Mi-17 military helicopter crashed during a training exercise and its crew was killed,” the army said in a statement. Three air force officers were killed in […]

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‘Dump Trump’ protest erupts as US president arrives in Philippines

By The Frontier Post | November 12, 2017

MANILA (Reuters): Riot police used water canon to prevent hundreds of protesters reaching the US embassy in Manila on Sunday, just a few hours before President Donald Trump arrived in the Philippines for a regional summit and the last leg of his Asia tour. Carrying placards declaring “Dump Trump” and “Down with US Imperialism”, the […]

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Trump should be ‘ashamed’ of attacks on ex-intel chiefs: former CIA head

By The Frontier Post | November 12, 2017

WASHINGTON (AFP): Former CIA chief John Brennan hit back at Donald Trump on Sunday, saying the president should be “ashamed” after he attacked as “political hacks” the intelligence leaders who concluded Russia meddled in the 2016 election. “Considering the source of the criticism, I consider that criticism a badge of honour,” Brennan told CNN’s State […]

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Bangladesh chief justice resigns after graft allegations

By The Frontier Post | November 12, 2017

DHAKA (AFP): Bangladesh on Saturday said its chief justice has tendered his resignation from overseas in the wake of government corruption allegations, as opposition groups raised fears that his departure was a blow to judicial independence. Surendra Kumar Sinha, who led the Supreme Court to a landmark verdict on judicial oversight in August that went […]

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‘Cow vigilantes’ lynch Muslim man in India

By The Frontier Post | November 12, 2017

RAJASTHAN (AFP): A Muslim man was killed and another left critically injured by ‘cow vigilantes’ in India’s Alwar district of Rajasthan state, local media reported on Sunday. The two Muslim men were targeted for transporting cows in the same area where Haryana dairy farmer Pehlu Khan was lynched by a mob in April this year. A charged mob intercepted […]

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Pakistan

Undernourishment: Four babies succumb in Thar during last 24 hours

By The Frontier Post | November 16, 2017

F.P. Report BADIN: As many as four more children have died in Tharparkar district of Sindh due to undernourishment in the last 24 hours. The health department told that the deaths succumbed to malnutrition at Civil Hospital, Mithhi and adding that two children among four were newborn. The officials told that more than 33 children […]

Javed directs to take mega graft cases to conclusion

By The Frontier Post | November 16, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (r) Javed Iqbal has instructed the department to pursue logical conclusion of at least 179 mega corruption references filed with the bureau citing huge debts that Pakistan owes to world organisations ranging upto some USD84billion. The NAB chief has said that the officials must pursue cases […]

Pak willing to share Anti-terrorism expertise with UN: Khurram Dastagir

By The Frontier Post | November 16, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: “Pakistan has conducted successfully through Operation Zarb-e-Azb one of the largest counter-terrorism operations ever conducted. The lessons learnt and deep expertise gained by Pakistan’s armed forces and law-enforcement agencies constitute an invaluable resource available to the United Nations.” This was stated by Minister for Defence Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan in his meeting […]

Pakistan appreciates partnership with Gavi: Saira

By The Frontier Post | November 16, 2017

F.P. Report Islamabad: The Federal Health Minister for National Health Services, Ms. Saira Afzal Tarar, said that Government of Pakistan’s priority for immunization with focus on equity; The Government of Pakistan appreciates the tremendous partnership with Gavi and its continuous support to the country while she was talking with Dr Seth Berkley, the CEO of […]

Pakistan stability linked with Afghanistan: Sherpao

By The Frontier Post | November 16, 2017

F.P. Report SWABI: Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) Chairman Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao said that Afghanistan and Pakistan stability links with each other and the best option for the leaders of the two nations was to set across the table. He was addressing a gathering in Topi city organized in the honor of a distinguished, Fida […]

Terrorism cases: Imran Khan submits response to police

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2017

ISLAMABAD (NNI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has on Wednesday submitted his statement before the police in all four terrorism cases filed against him during the sit-in. In the response submitted before the police, the PTI chief maintained that the cases filed by the government were politically motivated. He stated that protest was a […]

Afghanistan

One killed in Mazar-e-Sharif explosion

By The Frontier Post | November 9, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: One person was killed in a explosion on Thursday morning in Mazar-e-Sharif city of Afghanistan. Police said that one person was killed in the blast and the investigation was started of the incident. An eyewitness told local media that the target was a former jihadi commander who was passing through the area […]

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Six persons killed in gunmen attack in Laghman

By The Frontier Post | November 9, 2017

Monitoring Desk JALALABAD: At least six people including policeman were killed after gunmen attacked the house of a police official in Laghman province. Laghman governor’s spokesman Sarhadi Zwak told local media persons that gunmen attacked the house of a police, in Sung Toda area in provincial capital Mehterlam. He added that two brothers of the […]

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Ghani discusses new US strategy with Mike Pence

By The Frontier Post | November 8, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani had discussed the new US strategy for Afghanistan with the US vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday night in a telephonic conversation. The Afghan President Palace issued a statement in this regard on Wednesday. It stated that both the leaders discuss several issues including the new US policy […]

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All 15 gunmen killed in Wardak Base Attack: Police

By The Frontier Post | November 8, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Chief of Wardak Police, Fahim Qaim has claimed that Afghan security forces killed all 15 militants after they attacked they on an Afghan National Police (ANP) training center in Dasht-e Top area of the province on Tuesday night. Qaim told media persons that 15 gunmen attacked the police training center but the […]

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TV station in Kabul comes under attack

By The Frontier Post | November 7, 2017

F. P. Report KABUL: The unknown attackers entered in the compound of Shamshad TV, a private TV Channel office in Kabul and started firing in the office and gunshots can be heard. The local media reported that one person has been killed and three others were injured when a suicide bomber reportedly detonated his explosives […]

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7 IS militants killed in latest airstrikes in Nangarhar

By The Frontier Post | November 7, 2017

Monitoring Desk NANGARHAR: As many as seven Islamic State militants were killed in the latest airstrikes in parts of the Nanagarhar province of Afghanistan. The local media quoted the local officials that the airstrikes were carried out in the last 24 hours in the Achin district of Nangarhar against the IS militants and targeted their […]

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Business

Reefland organized ‘Dealer Meet 2017’

By The Frontier Post | November 10, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: Reefland, one of the Pakistan’s top fashion footwear brands, organized its Dealer Meet 2017 at Faletti’s Hotel. The purpose of the Dealers Meet 2017 was to appreciate the efforts and support of its partners. As to mark and celebrate the success and redefining the future goals, the company unveiled its coming summer […]

Cooperation in energy sector will continues: David

By The Frontier Post | November 9, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: US Ambassador in Pakistan Mr. David Hale met Federal Minister for Power Division, Sardar Awais Ahmed Khan Laghari. During the meeting matters relating to the existing cooperation in the field of energy between Pakistan and USA came under discussion. Federal Minister for Power Division expressed gratitude on the US assistance in the […]

Bank of China’s operation to promote economic activities: PM

By The Frontier Post | November 8, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday said that launching of Bank of China’s operations in Pakistan would be a significant milestone in further strengthening of banking ties and promotion of economic activities between the two countries The Prime Minister stated this while talking to Chen Siqing, Chairman Bank of China, who […]

EFU Life, JS Bank sign branchless banking agency agreement

By The Frontier Post | November 8, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: EFU Life Assurance Ltd and JS Bank Ltd have entered into an agreement to offer a range of insurance products to J Cash Branchless Banking customers. JS Bank Limited is a fast growing bank of Pakistan with a rapidly expanding branchless banking network. EFU Life is a leading life insurance company in […]

Honda Atlas Cars Vendor Conference held

By The Frontier Post | November 7, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: The Annual “Honda Atlas Cars (Pakistan) Ltd. Vendor Conference, 2017” took place at Pearl Continental Hotel Lahore. President/CEO Mr. Toichi Ishiyama with the management were present at the event. Mr. Kenichi Matsuo Vice President Production gave the welcome address. He emphasized that HACPL is paying tremendous attention for localization expansion. The recently […]

PSO joins hand with LRBT to fight blindness in Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | November 7, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: Pakistan State Oil (PSX: PSO), the largest oil marketing company of the country, has donated Rs. 24.6 million to the LRBT for specialized state of the art ophthalmic equipment to be used as a diagnostic tool for Diabetic Retinopathy/Age Related Macular Degeneration (ARMD)/Congenital Retinal diseases/Glaucoma as well as managing its treatment. The […]

Sports

Sarfaraz motivates players in his own way: Hasan Ali

By The Frontier Post | November 7, 2017

F.P Report ISLAMABAD: The world No 1 ODI bowler, Hasan Ali believed that skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed is trying to motivates the players on the field and his shouting reminds us that we need to stay focus on the match. Ali said this while talking to media persons. Regarding the Sarfaraz’s shouting on the field, he […]

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Sana Mir stars in Pakistan’s only ODI win over NZ

By The Frontier Post | November 6, 2017

F.P. Report SHARJAH: Sana Mir was the real star from Pakistan side to defeat New Zealand team in the first historic against the Kiwis at Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium on Sunday. The former captain, Sana Mir took five wickets and restricts the opponents to 155 runs and in reply Pakistan took time but eventually achieve […]

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ICC Women’s Championships: Pakistan beat New Zealand for first time

By The Frontier Post | November 5, 2017

SHARJAH (NNI): Pakistan made history on Sunday as they beat New Zealand for the first time in Women’s one-dayers at ICC Women’s Championships fixture at Sharjah. They defeated the BlackCaps by five wickets in today’s game. New Zealand, batting first after winning the toss, were bowled out after scoring 155 runs in 43.4 overs. Sam […]

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Our players perform well in Australia, says Chairman Lahore Qalandars

By The Frontier Post | November 5, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Rana Fawad, Chairman of Lahore Qalandars, has said four players of the club who recently played in Australia will be good prospects for Pakistan. Chief selector and former captain Inzamaul Haq and former fast bowler Asqib Javed were also present at the press conference on Sunday. Rana Fawad welcomed Inzamam as the […]

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Munro ton fires Kiwis to series-levelling win

By The Frontier Post | November 4, 2017

RAJKOT (AFP): Opener Colin Munro hit a blistering century to help New Zealand down India by 40 runs in the second Twenty20 international and level the series at 1-1 on Saturday. Munro smashed an unbeaten 58-ball 109 to propel the Kiwis to 196-2 and in reply, the hosts could only manage 156-7 at the batting-friendly […]

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Shinwari ruled out for six months with injury

By The Frontier Post | November 4, 2017

LAHORE (Monitoring Desk): Pakistan left-arm pacer Usman Khan Shinwari faces a long spell on the sidelines after it was revealed that he incurred a stress fracture in his back after the second T20I against Sri Lanka last month. Shinwari came in the limelight after he destroyed Sri Lanka’s top-order in just the second ODI of […]

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Fashion

Salman lashes out at Priyank Sharma for making personal comments on Arshi Khan in Big Boss 11 Show

By The Frontier Post | October 31, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Salman Khan, host of Big Boss 11 show lashed out Priyank Sharma for targeting Arshi Khan and making personnel comments about her past. Salman got angry over Priyank Sharma comments regarding Arshi Khan and said that no one has the right to talk about anyone personal life, religious and sexuality and strictly […]

Pashto Sufi singer releases video to pay tribute to Rahman Baba

By The Frontier Post | October 31, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR:  A rising Pashto Sufi singer, Ali Baba Khan released his video titled ‘Malang Abdur Rahman’ to pay tribute to the legendary 17th Sufi poet, Rahman Baba in Peshawar, here on Monday. He claimed his video was the first ever musical tribute laden with Sufi stuff to the great Pashto Sufi poet.  After […]

Mouni Roy signs her second big Bollywood project

By The Frontier Post | October 30, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Mouni Roy’s debut Bollywood movie with Akshay Kummar starrer Gold hasn’t even released but her fans are already for her next film. As per the media reports, Mouni Roy was signed in Ayan Mukerji’s next movie, Brahmastra. Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhata and Amitabh Bachchan will also be seen in the movie. The […]

Priyanka Chopra likely to appear in Bhansali’s next movie

By The Frontier Post | October 29, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Priyanka Chopra is likely to be appearing in the Samjay Leela Bhansali in his next movie. Priyanka Chopra is currently busy in shooting for the third season of popular American season Quantico but in the busiest schedule she took some time to interact with her fans and 20 million followers on twitter. […]

Salman Khan plays peacemaker between Sonakshi, Jacqueline

By The Frontier Post | October 27, 2017

F.P. Report MUMBAI: Sonakshi Sinha and Jacqueline Fernandez was not friend after the Dabang tour in Australia and both the bollywood divas were commenting against each other. Salman realized the situation and intervene between the two actresses and literally sat down and asked them to sort out their problems. After the Salman mediation both the […]

Saba Qammar to work only in Pakistani film, drama

By The Frontier Post | October 26, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Pakistani film and TV actress, Saba Qammar has said her first choice is to work in the Pakistani films and TV dramas. This she said while talking to media persons at Lahore. Saba said that her movie Hindi Medium had carried out a business of over Rs one billion in India and […]

Peshawar

KP govt to celebrate tree Tsunami program

By The Frontier Post | November 10, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will celebrate the success of its historic program of Billion Trees Tsunami by recognizing the services of all those having contributed to it. Besides the official team, these contributors included school children, women and local communities in the far and width of the Province. Prominent among them […]

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Tribesmennallege officials issuing CNIC to Afghan citizen

By The Frontier Post | November 10, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The elders of Kodi Khel, Mohmand Agency have expressed their dissatisfaction over issuance of Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC) to Afghan national Hamid Khan and asked Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Core Commander Peshawar to initiate probe into this matter and detain involved officials. Alleging the officials of National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) […]

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KMU launches Modular Curriculum System in Colleges

By The Frontier Post | November 10, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Khyber Medical University, (KMU) Peshawar has launched Modular Curriculum System as per requirement of World Federation of Medical Education (WFME) in five affiliated medical colleges of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on pilot basis. This decision has been taken after conducting a series of meetings of Principals of affiliated medical colleges. These meetings were held […]

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CM announces creation of Upper Chitral district

By The Frontier Post | November 9, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak today announced creation of Upper Chitral District by administratively bifurcating the mountainous district Chitral into two parts for facilitation of the local communities. He made announcement while addressing a public meeting here at Polo Ground. Chairman PTI Imran Khan and others also addressed the Public meeting. […]

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PPP Shaheed Bhutto to bring real change: Mukhtar

By The Frontier Post | November 9, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Provincial General Secretary of Pakistan Peoples Party (Shaheed Bhutto), Mukhtar Ahmed on Wednesday alleged that those who claim to wipe out corruption from the country are real corrupts and only his party PPP (Shaheed Bhutto) would bring about real change in the country. The PPP (Shaheed Bhutto) will continue to strive against […]

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KP Minister for effective policy to reduce losses of natural calamities

By The Frontier Post | November 8, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister for Local Government and Rural Inayatullah emphasized on effective policy to keep the losses lessen during any natural calamity. Addressing an advocacy seminar on Disaster Risk Reduction here, he said an effective policy is inevitable to reduce risks of natural disasters and its’ losses, adding the provincial government […]

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Home Districts

Sherpao flays Centre for delay in Munda Dam construction

By The Frontier Post | November 12, 2017

F.P. Report CHARSADDA: Chairman Quami Watan Party (QWP) Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao criticized the federal government that despite the feasibility study the construction of the Munda dam had been delayed that caused severe electricity shortage and water for irrigation purpose. He was addressing a public meeting at Shabqadar area of Charssada on Saturday, wherein a […]

Durrani appreciates revival of MMA

By The Frontier Post | November 12, 2017

Jamal Qamar BANNU: Federal Minister for Housing, Akram Khan Durrani has appreciated the revival of Mutahhida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) and claimed that in the elections it will clean sweep in the province and will close the shops of corruption of present PTI-led provincial government. This he said while inaugurating the provision of natural gas project in […]

JUI-F completes record uplift projects

By The Frontier Post | November 12, 2017

Ghulam Mursalin Marwat LAKKI MARWAT: JUI-F MPA Munawar Khan Marwat has said that people elected him to the provincial assembly on the basis of his services and spreading net of uplift scheme while his political rivals always grabbed the sympathies of voters on false promises. This he said while speaking at a public gathering after […]

Police arrest members of car lifters gang in Swabi

By The Frontier Post | November 10, 2017

F.P. Report SWABI: A gang of car-lifters operating between Mardan and Swabi districts have been busted by district police and the latest snatched vehicles were recovered on their pinpointing from a secret location on Thursday, said district police officer, Sohail Khalid. He said that all the arrested car-lifters belong to Mardan district but their links […]

‘Women empowerment in Diamer through Rawaaj’

By The Frontier Post | November 10, 2017

F.P. Report DIAMER: Minister of State and Chairperson BISP MNA Marvi Memon visited Diamer today where she held meetings with local notables and BISP beneficiaries to discuss the strengthening and enhancing the number of BISP Beneficiary Committees (BBCs) that have a pivotal role in school enrollment of children and women empowerment. In Gilgit-Baltistan, BISP has […]

Inayat extends CDLD programme to Buner

By The Frontier Post | November 10, 2017

A.R. Abid Bunery BUNER: The billion worth community uplift programme with the name of Community Driven Local Development (CDLD) finally extended to Buner district as it was already functional in the Malakand division for the last four years wherein this programme had so far been spent rupees four billion over four thousands community uplift schemes. […]

Article

Threat of new cold war looms

By The Frontier Post | October 30, 2017

Dr Imran Ali Sandano Relations between China and India have remained inconsistent. At times it seems as though both countries are getting along well and at other times not so much. The strategic uncertainty between both counties is exemplified by military standoffs in the Ladakh region of northern India in April 2013 and September 2014 […]

Why Kurdish independence in Iraq was doomed to fail

By The Frontier Post | October 29, 2017

Tallha Abdulrazaq Baghdad’s seizure of Kirkuk and swathes of northern Iraq has left the Kurds defeated, divided and displaced. The Iraqi Kurdish people – and their supporters around the world – are still reeling from last week’s dramatic change of fortunes.  Their dream of independence and secession from Iraq ended not with a bang but […]

Our mismanaged resources

By The Frontier Post | October 28, 2017

Saddam Hussain “Upon asking for the reason of wiping his paltry footwear with an expansive cloak; a man explained analytically that the shoes are his own property while the cloak is inherited”. A local anecdote is better interpreting the reckless behavior of the nation toward comped assets. The most important among bestowed assets are natural […]

Kashmiris still remember the Black Day of October-27

By The Frontier Post | October 27, 2017

Shabidullah Wazir Kashmir is the core political dispute between India and Pakistan and a case of unfinished partition. Pakistan has always provided moral and diplomatic support for the freedom struggle in Kashmir on international forums. The solution to the dispute requires a unitary plebiscite for the whole of J&K under international auspices. UN resolutions call […]

Russia’s visa relaxation shows focus on Far East investment

By The Frontier Post | October 26, 2017

Inga Velanskaya Russia will expand its simplified visa regime to eight airports in the Far East region of the country by the end of this year, reflecting a drive by Moscow to further open up the resource-rich, vast area facing the Pacific coast to more investors and tourists. Russian President Vladimir Putin’s backing for the […]

In Kurdistan we need change, not theatrics

By The Frontier Post | October 25, 2017

Srwa Abdulwahid Since the end of World War I, the Kurdish people have been a pawn in the hands of players in the Middle East chess game played so hard, and often so bloodily. Throughout these years, all we, the Kurds, asked for was to be given a chance. Give us the opportunity to prove […]

Editorial

Hinting at unilateral action

By The Frontier Post | October 30, 2017

The United States has warned that it will take unilateral action if Pakistan does not cooperate in the implementation of South Asia Strategy. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told to the State Department Press Corps from Geneva that he did not visit Islamabad to lecture or coerce Pakistan but he did tell them to eradicate […]

US-strategic partnership

By The Frontier Post | October 29, 2017

Pakistan has expressed concern over the US -India deal of providing drones to the latter. Foreign office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria in his weekly press briefing said that international powers should be mindful of their global responsibilities before signing such deals. He said US-India deal to provide drones to India will undermine the strategic stability and […]

LNG contract

By The Frontier Post | October 28, 2017

The Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi informed the senate that Pakistan is buying the liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) at the world’s lowest rate from Qatar. The contract for the purchase of LNG had been signed efficiently and within the least timeframe to cope with the swelling energy crisis. He said the details of the contract […]

Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline

By The Frontier Post | October 27, 2017

The Iranian government has written a letter seeking to hold talks on the long stalled gas pipeline project. Iran had completed the construction work in its territory and offered to provide financial assistance for its completion in Pakistan. However, the present government did not accept the Iranian offer due to diplomatic pressure of certain powers […]

Acknowledging the obvious

By The Frontier Post | October 26, 2017

Speaking to BBC after meeting the US Secretary of States Rex Tillerson, Foreign Minister Khwaja Asif admitted a “huge trust deficit” between Pakistan and the United States. During his meeting with Pakistani leadership, US Secretary of State repeated President Trump’s call for Pakistan to do more to eradicate militant groups within the country. In response, […]

US déjà vu

By The Frontier Post | October 25, 2017

The United States has again raised a bogey of allegations on Pakistan.  The Secretary of States Rex Tillerson after his meetings with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdhullah said in a brief press conference that he would reinforce the demand of finishing terror bases in talks with the leadership in  Pakistan. He […]

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