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Some elements resort to undemocratic means to impede progress: Shahbaz

By The Frontier Post | July 16, 2017

LAHORE (Online): Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Shahbaz Sharif on Sunday said that some political elements have resorted to undemocratic means to impede ongoing development projects in the country by levelling baseless allegations. In a statement issued on Sunday, Shahbaz said that these elements should have mercy on the masses by avoiding erecting hurdles in way […]

Rescuers foil rickshaw driver’s suicide attempt in Lahore

By The Frontier Post | July 16, 2017

LAHORE (INP): Authorities succeeded in foiling an attempted suicide by a rickshaw driver who had climbed atop an electricity pole early Sunday morning threatening to take his life. According to reports, unable to afford his family’s medical expenses after the traffic police impounded his only source of income, the rickshaw driver climbed atop the pole […]

2 Iranian civilians killed in alleged cross-border attack

By The Frontier Post | July 16, 2017

TEHRAN (AFP): Two Iranian civilians were killed in an alleged cross-border attack by suspected militants on Saturday, according to the Iranian Revolutionary Guards. A statement on the Guards’ Sepah News website said, “On Saturday evening, a terrorist team… fired (ammunition) from within Pakistani territory towards the Iranian border region of Saravan. Two local workers in the […]

Police constable shot dead in Rawalpindi

By The Frontier Post | July 16, 2017

RAWALPINDI (INP): Unidentified armed men gunned down a police official and fled the scene here on Sunday. Police said that the incident took place in jurisdiction of Airport Police Station in Rawalpindi where unknown miscreants opened fire at police constable Muhammad Siddique. The police official sustained seven bullets and was martyred on the scene. Police […]

PM resignation seekers should read JIT report first: PML-N leaders

By The Frontier Post | July 15, 2017

ISLAMABAD (Online) Leaders of Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) Saturday said those demanding resignation of Prime Minister should first read the Joint Investigation Team report. This was stated by Minister of State for Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) Tariq Fazal Chaudhary while addressing a news conference along with MNA Daniyal Aziz here on Saturday. They […]

Polling ends at Balochistan NA-260 by-election

By The Frontier Post | July 15, 2017

QUETTA (APP): Polling for by-election in Pakistan’s second-largest constituency NA-260 Quetta-cum-Chaghi ended and counting of votes began on Saturday. Unofficial and unconfirmed results from various polling stations started to pour in. According to the provincial election commission, the polling continued till 5PM without any break. The provincial government has announced that schools and colleges in […]