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Negotiations only solution to Kashmir dispute says Farooq Abdullah

By The Frontier Post | December 4, 2017

Monitoring Desk NEW DELHI: Farooq Abdullah, former chief minister of Indian-occupied Kashmir (IoK), has said that negotiation is the only way to solve the Kashmir dispute and war for Kashmir between India and Pakistan will further destabilize the region. Abdullah said this while talking to media persons in New Delhi on Friday. He said that […]

Corruption references: Accountability court adjourns hearing until 1pm against Nawaz Sharif

By The Frontier Post | December 4, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Accountability Court hearing corruption references against Nawaz Sharif and his children adjourned the hearing until 1pm after Khawaja Harris, Counsel of former premier informed the court that Islamabad High Court will announce its decision on their plea to club their references. Earlier, Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif with his daughter Maryam appeared […]

Pakistani, Saudi Arabian special forces conduct joint exercises

By The Frontier Post | December 3, 2017

ISLAMABAD (NNI): Pakistani and Saudi Arabian special forces are holding an anti-terrorism joint exercise at a Saudi military center, the Pakistani military said on Sunday. Pakistani contingent comprising of 68 officers and soldiers of special services group (SSG) is participating in this exercise, a statement from the army’s media wing Inter-Services Public Relations said. The […]

Nawaz can make any compromise to save ill-gotten money: Imran

By The Frontier Post | December 3, 2017

BAHAWALNAGAR (Monitoring Desk): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan Sunday lambasted Nawaz Sharif saying the former premier could make any compromise to save his ill-gotten money. Speaking to a rally in Chishtian, the PTI chairman drew parallels between president of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz and traitors like Mir Jafar and Mir Sadiq. “What was […]

US lauds Pakistan’s sacrifices in war on terror

By The Frontier Post | December 3, 2017

WASHINGTON (NNI): US Defense Secretary James Mattis will arrive in Islamabad on Monday on a day-long visit to Pakistan. According to US Defense Department, James Mattis will hold meetings with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa. During the meetings, he will discuss regional security, peace, Afghan conflict […]

Punjab CM inaugurates Beijing underpass: Lahore

By The Frontier Post | December 3, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has inaugurated Beijing Underpass on Sunday that has been built in Lahore. The underpass has been constructed on the Canal Bank Road and is city’s longest and deepest underpass. It was earlier opened for traffic but has now been closed for inauguration, and the traffic will be […]

Global

Putin meets Assad ahead of Syria talks with Turkey and Iran

By The Frontier Post | November 21, 2017

SOCHI (AFP): President Vladimir Putin said the Russian army had “saved Syria as a state” after meeting with leader Bashar al-Assad, as the Syrian government forces take an upper hand over militants and Daesh. Monday’s talks came during an announced “working visit” by Assad to the Black Sea resort of Sochi, ahead of a summit […]

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Dutch Human Rights Commission rules in favour of allowing Muslim officer to wear hijab with uniform

By The Frontier Post | November 21, 2017

AMSTERDAM (Reuters): A Muslim female officer has claimed discrimination at the hands of police in Netherlands for not being allowed to wear a headscarf or hijab with her uniform. But the Commission of Human Rights has ruled in favour of the complaint that since her contact with the public is limited she should be allowed […]

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White House asks Supreme Court to allow full travel ban

By The Frontier Post | November 21, 2017

WASHINGTON (Reuters): The White House has asked the US Supreme Court to allow President Donald Trump’s latest travel ban to take full effect after an appeals court in California ruled last week that only parts of it could be enacted. A three-judge panel of the San Francisco-based 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals on November […]

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India grants visas to 33 Pakistani children of Bohra community

By The Frontier Post | November 21, 2017

Monitoring Desk NEW DELHI: Foreign Minister of India, Sushma Swaraj has said that India has approved to give visas to 33 Pakistani children of the Bohra community, who have been invited by the spiritual leader of the community Syedna Mufaddal Saif-u-Din. Sushma Swaraj shared this on her twitter account on Tuesday. She said that India has […]

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Qatar urge neighbors to allow its citizens to attend 2022 FIFA World Cup

By The Frontier Post | November 21, 2017

Monitoring Desk DOHA: Hassan Al Thawadi, secretary general at Qatar’s Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy urged the four neighboring countries to separate the politics from sports and allow their citizens to attend the World Cup in Doha in 2022. This he said while talking to media persons on Monday in Doha. The committee is […]

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India’s Rahul Gandhi set to take over as Congress party chief

By The Frontier Post | November 20, 2017

NEW DELHI (AFP): India’s opposition Congress party will hold leadership elections next month, an official said Monday, amid growing speculation Rahul Gandhi will take over from his mother as its leader. Rahul, whose father, grandmother and great-grandfather all served as prime minister, was the centre-left party’s front man in the last general election. But his […]

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Army officials martyred in NWA pride of entire nation: Nawaz Sharif

By The Frontier Post | December 12, 2017

LONDON (INP): President Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that the martyred army officials in North Waziristan Agency (NWA) are the pride of entire Pakistani nation. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Second Lieutenant Abdul Moeed and Sepoy Basharat were martyred after terrorists fired on their vehicle from […]

Home dept not to publicize JIT reports on Baldia fire, Uzair Baloch’s cases

By The Frontier Post | December 12, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Tuesday was informed by the home department that inquiry reports on Baldia factory fire, Uzair Baloch’s confessional statements and other high profile criminal cases had been submitted to the trial courts and there was no need to publicize the same. A division bench was hearing a […]

Karachi operation has yielded positive results: DG Rangers

By The Frontier Post | December 12, 2017

KARACHI (NNI): The Director General (DG) Rangers Major General Muhammad Saeed on Tuesday said that the Karachi operation has yielded noticeably positive results. “Positive results of the operation are noticeable from the improved peace situation of the metropolis,” Major General Saeed said during a visit to Bahria University’s Karachi campus. “We are taking every possible […]

Two killed in Lyari for non-payment of extortion

By The Frontier Post | December 12, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: Two people were killed and six others wounded in a firing incident here at Lyari town of Karachi on Tuesday. According to police, a Lyari gangster Boobi had demanded extortion money of RS1million from a local resident, Raees Niazi, which he refused to give. “After the refusal the accused and his accomplice […]

Opposition walks out over govt’s failure to table FATA reforms bill in NA

By The Frontier Post | December 12, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The opposition protested and walkout in the National Assembly on Tuesday after the government didn’t table the FATA reforms bill on Tuesday. Opposition Leader Syed Khursheed Shah strongly criticized the government behavior regarding the FATA reforms bill and adding that PML-N is not serious about the implementation of the FATA Reforms Bill. […]

Sindh govt at forefront in CPEC, says Shah

By The Frontier Post | December 12, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: Sindh Minister for Information, Labour, Human Resources, Transport & Mass Transit Syed Nasir Hussain Shah has said that Government of Sindh has led from the front in CPEC and the first 300 plus MW of energy of CPEC were deployed via wind energy plants in Sindh. “The Government of Sindh offers a […]

Afghanistan

Hezb-e-Islami presence has prevented govt from collapse: Hekmatyar

By The Frontier Post | September 20, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Gulbudin Hekmatyar, leader of Hezb-e-Islami has claimed that his party presence has stopped the incumbent government from collapsing. This he said while addressing to a gathering of tribal elders of the eastern provinces of Afghanistan on Wednesday.  Hekmatyar said that his party has no role in the government and they only signed […]

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16 militants killed in separate operations: MoI

By The Frontier Post | September 20, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Ministry of Interior (MoI) has said at least 16 militants were killed in separate operations conducted in Farah and Nangarhar provinces. MoI issued a statement in this regard and it said that Afghan security forces conducted operation against the militants in Bala Balok district of Farah province in which 12 Taliban fighters […]

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US to send 3,000 more troops to Afghanistan: Jim Mattis

By The Frontier Post | September 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: The United States Defese Secretary, Jim Mattis has said US will send 3,000 more troops to Afghanistan with the aim to make sure to achieve the US targets regarding announcing the new policy for the region. Mattis told this while talking to media persons that he is expecting to sign an order […]

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Senior Taliban leader killed in Jawzjan province

By The Frontier Post | September 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: A senior leaders of Taliban has been reportedly killed during the operation initiated by Afghan National Army (ANA) in Jawzjan province of Afghanistan on Tuesday. ANA official told that military chief of Taliban identified as Aqcha Qari Noorullah was killed during the operation and also adding that he was also operating as […]

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Five civilian killed in IED blast

By The Frontier Post | September 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk KANDAHAR:  At least five civilians were killed and one other was injured in a Improvised Explosive Device (IED) bomb blast which was occurred in Daman district of Kandahar province. An IED was blasted when a vehicle in Abdul Wahid village in Daman district ran over it in which five persons were died and […]

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3000 people committed suicide every year

By The Frontier Post | September 18, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The Human Rights Commission has claimed that around 3000 people committed suicide every year because of poverty, ignorance, domestic violence, forced marriages and drugs in Afghanistan. This was said to the conference by the Head of Independent Human Rights Commission, Qadrai Yazdan Parast has said they had registered around 3000 suicide attempts […]

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Business

ICJ turns down India’s Request for time to file pleadings in Jadhav case

By The Frontier Post | June 26, 2017

HE HAUGUE (AFP): The International Court of Justice has turned down INdia’s request to give it six months to file its pleadings before the court in Kulbhushan Jadhav case. Had the Indian request been approved, the case would have been delayed by more than eighteen months. Pakistan had requested that the matter of filing of […]

ICJ turns down India’s request for time to file pleading in Jadhav Case

By The Frontier Post | June 26, 2017

HE HAUGUE (AFP): The International Court of Justice has turned down INdia’s request to give it six months to file its pleadings before the court in Kulbhushan Jadhav case. Had the Indian request been approved, the case would have been delayed by more than eighteen months. Pakistan had requested that the matter of filing of […]

Sports

Najam Sethi favourite as PCB elects new chairman tomorrow

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

KARACHI (PPI): The Board of Governors of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will meet tomorrow to elect its new chairman following the end of Shahryar Khan’s tenure as chairman, with Najam Sethi as the clear favourite. The special BoG meeting will elect the new chairman to lead the helm of affairs of cricket in the […]

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Tennis: Nadal eyes number one in Montreal with Murray sidelined

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

MONTREAL (AFP): Rafael Nadal says he ll focus on the foes in front of him at the ATP Montreal Masters this week, and not on his chance to return to number one in the world. A semi-final run in Montreal would see the Spaniard supplant Britain s Andy Murray atop the rankings. “I don t even think about […]

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Babar Azam responds to being called ‘Virat Kohli of Pakistan’

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

Web Desk LAHORE: Young Pakistani batsman Babar Azam broke ice on the matter of comparison with Indian maestro Virat Kohli, admitting he’s is just a beginner while Kohli has already established himself as one of the greatest batsmen. He stressed his fans to call him ‘Babar Azam of Pakistan’ rather than Virat Kohli of Pakistan. […]

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Zidane hints Ronaldo to feature against Man United

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

SKOPJE (AFP): Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane indicated that Cristiano Ronaldo will feature in the UEFA Super Cup against Manchester United after travelling with the squad to Skopje on Monday. Ronaldo was surprisingly named in the reigning European champions´ group for Tuesday´s match in the Macedonian capital after only returning to training with his club […]

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England v South Africa: Trevor Bayliss says win does not ‘paper over the cracks’

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

England coach Trevor Bayliss says the series win over South Africa does not “paper over the cracks” in his team. They ended a run of three series without a win, but have not established batsmen to fill positions of opener, number three and number five. “It’s no secret that we’re still looking for guys to […]

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Misbah, Younis and Afridi await PCB’s promised farewell ceremony

By The Frontier Post | August 7, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE:  Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) claims of holding farewell events to honour legends Shahid Afridi, Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan remain empty promises as Shehryar Khan has relinquished from PCB’s top spot. Arguably, Pakistan’s most successful captain Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan bid farewell to gentleman game in May during West Indies tour. Likewise, Shahid […]

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Peshawar

No female ultra sound specialist at LRH a matter of concern

By The Frontier Post | September 28, 2017

Wisal Yousafzai PESHAWAR: Lady Reading Hospital (LRH) Peshawar, the biggest government hospital of the province, has been running its gynae ward without a female ultrasound specialist, The Frontier Post learnt on Wednesday. Moreover, the gynae ward also lacks the female technicians as the eco and other tests are being done by male technicians. The government […]

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PHC dismissed stay order of DG, PDA

By The Frontier Post | September 27, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR:  Peshawar High Court dismissed the stay order of Director General Peshawar Development Authority (PDA) Saleem watto and order National Accountability Bureau to launch inquiry against the alleged corruption in awarding of contracts to their blue eyed people. The petition was filed by the Hayatabad resident society in which they have states that […]

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Another dengue patient died in KTH

By The Frontier Post | September 27, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Another patient died from dengue epidemic in Khyber Teaching Hospital Peshawar on Tuesday as the deaths from dengue epidemic reach to 35 in the province. According to the Dengue Response Unit, 55-year old Ghulam Farooq son of Ghulam Nabi who was admitted in KTH Peshawar on September 20 and belongs Tehkal Payan […]

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Solid Waste burning near Ring Road Peshawar cause diseases

By The Frontier Post | September 27, 2017

Wisal Yousafzai PESHAWAR: Solid Waste and plastic burning at Gul-bahar near Ring Road spreading different disease among the resident of the area and people were compelled to leave the area. The Water Sanitation Services Peshawar Company (WSSP) dumped the solid waste and garbage near Ring Road Peshawar which a residential area and near to Gul […]

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Speakers urged the KP government to provide protection to women and children

By The Frontier Post | September 27, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Speakers in a seminar argued the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government to provide protection to the women, children and transgender society and demanded to appoint ombudsperson for KP and provide equal rights to the vulnerable societies. Strengthening the protection system for women and transgender in KP was the theme of the seminar organized by […]

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Dengue fever: Death toll rises to 34 in KP

By The Frontier Post | September 26, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Another dengue patient died in Peshawar on Monday and the death toll from the dengue fever reached to 34 in the province. The residents of Peshawar from all walks of life protested against the government for not taking the appropriate measures to control the dengue disease in the provincial capital. Dengue Response […]

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Home Districts

One perish, two injured as fire erupts in a truck

By The Frontier Post | October 13, 2017

Takbir Afridi LANDIKOTAL: One Afghan national was killed and two others were injured when fire erupted in a truck when it faces an accident at Landikotal area of Khyber Agency on Thursday. As per details, a truck was travelling to Afghanistan to transfer the Afghan family and when it reached to Landikotal the truck hit […]

Police arrest 27 suspects during search operation

By The Frontier Post | October 13, 2017

A.R. Abid Bunery BUNER: District Police Officer (DPO) Mohammad Irshad Khan Yousafzai on Thursday claimed to have arrested 27 suspected including 13 were facilitators of miscreants and showed heavy cache of arms were recovered from the procession of the arrested persons. He told media police launched search and strike operation in the jurisdictions of police […]

Two killed, one injured in Dir road mishaps

By The Frontier Post | October 13, 2017

F.P. Report TIMERGARA:  Two persons were killed and one injured in two different road accidents occurred at Talash here on Thursday, residents and police said. They said a truck loaded with bricks was coming from Mardan to Timergara. It went out of the driver’s control at Bandagai Talash and crushed a car coming from the […]

CM Shahbaz inaugurates Metro Bus service in Multan

By The Frontier Post | October 12, 2017

F.P. Report MULTAN: Chief Minister Punjab, Shahbaz Sharif has said that PML-N believed in development of the whole Punjab and we are working for the development of the southern Punjab as the area was neglected by every government in the past. This he said while addressing to inauguration ceremony of the Metro Bus service in […]

Health, education, improving life standard of people; top priorities

By The Frontier Post | October 12, 2017

Rafiullah Mandokhail ZHOB: The bordering district Zhob is small in case of population but large in area with a high poverty and illiteracy rate. Although the pace of development in remote areas is slow, yet in a neglected and backward hilly area a non-government organization covered series of activities at the community level aimed at […]

National pharmacy conference concluded at Malakand University

By The Frontier Post | October 12, 2017

F.P Report TIMERGARA:  Vice Chancellor, University of Malakand Prof Dr Rehmat Ali has said that due to emerging trends and scientific research in the field of Pharmacy life expectancy was increasing because of improved health technology. He was addressing the concluding session of a three day national conference jointly arranged by the department of pharmacy, […]

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