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Multiple actors in Afghanistan affecting our relationship: FO

By The Frontier Post | November 10, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Faisal Thursday said multiple actors penetrating into ungoverned spaces inside Afghanistan were affecting the friendly relations between the two brotherly countries. During his weekly media briefing, he said, “Pakistan and Afghanistan need closely coordination with each other for overcoming the scourge of terrorism, we are cognizant of […]

Sattar backtracks from election alliance with PSP after leaders revolt

By The Frontier Post | November 10, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI:  Muttahida Qaumi Movement- Pakistan (MQM-P) on Thursday backtracked from its decision of jointly contesting polls with Mustafa Kamal-led Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) under “one name, one manifesto and one symbol”. Addressing news conference at Karachi, Chief of MQM-P, Dr Farooq Sattar, came hard on PSP chairman Mustafa Kamal. “I have sent a […]

Joint presser exposes major rift in MQM-P

By The Frontier Post | November 10, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: A Major rift was exposed in Farooq Sattar-led Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) after its Rabita Committee – the supreme council of the party – decided to not contest elections with any electoral symbol but ‘kite’ here on Thursday. The development irked Farooq Sattar who announced to hold a news conference with a […]

One soldier martyred, five terrorists killed Rajgal area of Khyber Agency

By The Frontier Post | November 9, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Inter Services Public Relation (ISPR) has said that Sepoy of Pakistan Army was martyred and five terrorists were killed when they attacked on the newly established check post at Pak-Afghan border in Rajgal area of Khyber Agency on Thursday morning. ISPR issued a press release and said that terrorists tried to attack […]

PTI Chief Imran Khan reiterates for early general election in country

By The Frontier Post | November 9, 2017

F.P. Report CHITRAL: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan has said that his party demanded early election as it is in the favor of the country and public. Imran said this while addressing to media and public in Chitral on Thursday. Imran said that he knows that early election demand is undemocratic but it is […]

Many MQM-P members likely to join PPP

By The Frontier Post | November 9, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: After the Mutahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) and Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) alliance, several displeased MQM-P leaders held meetings with the former President Asif Ali Zardari and they are likely to join PPP. As per details, several MQM-P lawmakers including Salman Mujahid and Dr. Fauzia Hameed met with the former president at Islamabad’s […]

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35 Egyptian police, troops die in clashes with militants: sources

By The Frontier Post | October 21, 2017

CAIRO (AFP): At least 35 Egyptian troops and police officers were killed in clashes with militants in the Bahariya oasis in the country´s Western Desert on Friday, security and medical sources said. An interior ministry statement confirmed the incident and said some of the attackers had died, without giving any figures for casualties or further […]

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Rex Tillerson to visit Pakistan next week

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson will starts Asia tour from 20 to 27 October and will also visit Pakistan during his Asia tour. US State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert, told that Rex Tillerson will travel to Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Pakistan and India and after that he will leave for Geneva during […]

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Ahead of centenary, Putin calls 1917 Bolshevik revolution ‘complex’

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

MOSCOW (AFP): Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that the 1917 Bolshevik revolution had “complex” results, as Russia approaches the centennial of the history-changing event. Speaking at the annual Valdai club conference of international experts, Putin said: “revolution is always a consequence of a deficit in responsibility”. “Today, I want to draw attention to […]

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India announces to issue medical visas for Pakistanis

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

NEW DELHI (AFP): On the auspicious occasion of Deepawali, India announced to grant medical visas to all Pakistani deserving cases pending. In a tweet on Thursday, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said: “On the auspicious occasion of India’s Independence day, we will grant medical visas in all bonafide cases pending with us. To a request […]

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Italy arrests seven in migrant-smuggling ring

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

ROME (AFP): Italian police said Thursday that they had arrested seven people while breaking up a ring of smugglers who were ferrying migrants from Greece and Albania to Italy. A criminal gang, with a known history of smuggling black-market cigarettes in the southern port city of Brindisi, was using its network to ferry over the […]

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Diwali Festival: Explosion in firework factory kills seven

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk NEW DELHI: At least seven workers were killed and nine others were injured in illegal firecracker factory in eastern India just before the Thursday’s Diwali festival.   Firework sale were on the peak in India during the Diwali festival of Hindu but the government trying to stop or restrict the sale of firework as […]

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Shafqat Mehmood foresees early election in country

By The Frontier Post | November 20, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Leader of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Shafqat Mehmood has said that it is very difficult that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz will complete its tenure. Mehmood said that PML-N is scattered after the disqualification of Nawaz Sharif and they didn’t able to collect the party members and workers after the Supreme Court verdict. This he […]

JCC meeting to kick off today

By The Frontier Post | November 20, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The two-day meeting of 7th Joint Coordination Committee (JCC) on China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) between the two countries will kick off here on Monday (November 20). Ministry of Planning and Development Spokesman Asim Khan Sunday said on the inaugural day, high officials from both countries would not only review progress on […]

400,000 undocumented Afghan refugees registered in 4 months

By The Frontier Post | November 20, 2017

F.P. Report Islamabad: Around 400,000 undocumented Afghan refugees have been registered by the National Database Registration Authority (NADRA) through the new Afghan refugees’ registration policy which was launched on August 16, 2017. The International Organization of Migration, which assists and monitors the movement of migrants across the world, reported that 248,189 undocumented Afghan nationals had […]

President for collective efforts to promote, protect child rights

By The Frontier Post | November 20, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain said the protection of child rights and ensuring equal opportunities to them required a strong and robust partnership between public and private agencies and called for collective efforts to protect and promote their rights. “I, therefore, call upon the parents, teachers, members of the civil society, NGOs, volunteers, philanthropists, […]

Two brothers killed, third injured in firing incident in Mardan

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

F.P. Report MARDAN:  Two brothers including intelligence personnel were shot dead while the third brother was injured when rivals opened fire on them in Lunday area of Rustam district on Sunday. As per details, both the groups have dispute over the piece of land and on Sunday the rivals group opened fire on three in […]

Two killed, 13 injured as van falls into ravine

By The Frontier Post | November 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk JHELUM: As many as two persons killed and thirteen others were injured were injured when a van fell into a ravine near Jehlum here on Sunday. Police told private news channel that a passenger van  was on its way to Jehlum from Pind Dad Khan and because of over speeding it fell into […]

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7,000 Badakhshan kids likely to miss polio drops again

By The Frontier Post | August 15, 2017

FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): More than 7,000 children in areas under Taliban’s control are likely to be deprived of anti-polio vaccination in northeastern Badakhshan province; local officials said on Monday, a day after a nationwide anti-polio drive was launched. Badakhshan public health director Noor Mohammad Khawari told Pajhwok Afghan News that a Taliban commander in Warduj district […]

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Progress on human rights promotion underlined

By The Frontier Post | August 15, 2017

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan government and the European Union (EU) delegations held a High Level Meeting on Human Rights on Monday in capital Kabul, a statement from the EU said, Minister of Foreign Affairs Salahuddin Rabani, First Lady Rula Ghani, EU Ambassador Franz-Michael Mellbin, European Union Special Representative and Head of Delegation to Afghanistan attended […]

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Ghani to visit Nangarhar

By The Frontier Post | August 15, 2017

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): President Muhammad Ashraf Ghani on Monday promised to visit eastern Nangarhar province and seek solution to problems here, the governor said. Nangarhar Governor Mohammad Gulab Mangal, called to the Presidential Palace in Kabul, presented a report detailing the security, government performance and upcoming plans to the president, said Attaullah Khogyani, Mangal’s spokesman. The […]

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Helmand Clinic Treats Addicts With Water Therapy

By The Frontier Post | August 14, 2017

HELMAND (Tolo News): A clinic, established two and half years ago in southern Helmand province, uses water therapy and counseling to treat drug addicts rather than medication. Clinic staff said water therapy was more effective than prescribing medicine. The clinic is now however run by a recovering addict who was once a patient at the […]

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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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Faryal deleted tweets in bid to resolve feud with Amir

By The Frontier Post | August 6, 2017

Web Desk Faryal Makhdoom had tried to patch things up with husband Amir Khan hours after the two took their fight to Twitter, with the British-Pakistani boxer accusing Makhdoom of cheating, the Daily Mail reported, citing a source. The British newspaper cited a friend saying that Makhdoom’s family contacted Khan’s family to encourage both of […]

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Amir Khan announces divorce with Makhdoom Faryal

By The Frontier Post | August 4, 2017

DUBAI (INP): British star boxer Amir Khan and fashion model Faryal Makhdoom are no longer together as Khan broke the news on Twitter prompting ugly replies from ex-wife with the couple putting a bitter end to around four years of marriage. Khan posted messages on social media platform to announce that Makhdoom is interested in […]

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Cricket Australia and players finally reach pay deal

By The Frontier Post | August 4, 2017

Web Desk SYDNEY: Australian cricket’s long and bitter pay dispute is over, paving the way for the Test tour of Bangladesh to proceed later this month. Cricket Australia CEO James Sutherland and the Australian Cricketers’ Association CEO Alistair Nicholson announced the new agreement at a joint press conference in Melbourne on Thursday afternoon. The agreement […]

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Neymar pledges PSG trophy haul after world record transfer

By The Frontier Post | August 4, 2017

PARIS (AFP): Brazilian superstar Neymar has pledged to spark a trophy glut at Paris Saint Germain after agreeing a five-year deal on a world record 222 million euro ($264 million) transfer from Barcelona. The 25-year-old will earn a mind-boggling 30 million euros ($35.5 million) a year in Paris but insists he will prove value for […]

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Sarfraz wants Pakistan to become the No.1 team

By The Frontier Post | August 4, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Skipper Sarfraz Ahmed wants Pakistan to become the No. 1 cricket team saying that the players just need support to prove their mettle. “Besides me, the whole team dreams to be No.1 team,” Sarfraz was quoted as saying. He said that the way the success in the 2017 Champions Trophy was achieved, hopefully it will […]

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Netherland beat England in semi final of Euro 2017

By The Frontier Post | August 4, 2017

  England suffered semi-final heartbreak for the second consecutive major tournament after being knocked out of Euro 2017 by hosts the Netherlands. The defeat will represent devastating failure for the Lionesses, who had targeted a first major trophy as their sole aim from the tournament. Having lost their 2015 World Cup semi-final to Japan thanks […]

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60 held with arms, drugs in Kohat

By The Frontier Post | July 28, 2017

KOHAT (INP): The police arrested 60 outlaws including arms, drugs smugglers and recovered cache of arms and drugs during separate actions here on Friday. The police on a tip-off started snap checking of vehicles at Gulshanabad police check post in Kohat. During search of a suspected Suzuki van coming from Dara Adam Khal, arms including […]

17-year-old raped on panchayat’s orders in Muzaffarabad

By The Frontier Post | July 26, 2017

MULTAN (NNI): Police have arrested 12 people from Muzaffarabad after receiving a complaint that a 17-year-old girl was raped on the orders of a local panchayat. According to police, Umer, resident of Basti Rajapur allegedly raped 13-year-old Uzma and her family turned to the local panchayat to resolve the matter. The panchayat then ordered that Umer’s […]

FIA arrest an illegal money dealer in Attock

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

ATTOCK (INP): Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Saturday claimed to have arrested a suspected dealer of illegal money exchange and money laundering and seized huge amount of foreign currency from his possession. According to FIA sources, the FIA Corporate Crime Circle personnel took action against dealers of illegal money exchange in Attock and arrested an […]

Four dead, six injured as oil tanker hits pickup in DI Khan

By The Frontier Post | July 12, 2017

D I KHAN (INP): At least four people died and six others were injured when an over speeding oil tanker hit a pickup here on Wednesday. Police said that the accident took place near Chowk Waziristan locality of Dera Ismail Khan where recklessly driven oil tanked collided with a pickup. Four people died on the […]

Two dead, 8 injured in Jamshoro road mishap

By The Frontier Post | July 12, 2017

JAMSHORO (INP): At least two people died and eight others were injured in multiple collision of vehicles here on Wednesday. Police said that three over speeding vehicles collided with each other near Loni Kot area of Jamshoro. Two people died on the spot in the accident while eight others were injured and rushed to hospital […]

5,200kg unhygienic meat seized in Multan

By The Frontier Post | July 11, 2017

MULTAN (NNI): Authorities in Multan have launched a crackdown on illegal slaughterhouses and confiscated 5,200 kilogrammes of unhygienic meat. The move came on the directives of Deputy Commissioner Multan Nadir Chatha in which four people were arrested and seven meat shops sealed. The crackdown against illegal slaughter of animals in the walled city (Hano ka […]

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