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War against terrorism will continue: Ahsan Iqbal

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2017

F.P. Report QUETTA: Federal Interior Minister, Ahsan Iqbal has said that terrorists are trying to re-entering the country from the western border with the aim to disturb the peaceful environment in the country. Iqbal added that the war against terrorism will continue till the elimination of last terrorist from the area and those who run […]

‘India using Afghan soil against CPEC’

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2017

F.P. Report QUETTA: Minister for Interior Ahsan Iqbal Thursday said neighboring country India was using Afghanistan soil for hatching conspiracies against China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and spending million of dollars for nefarious designs against Pakistan. Talking to newsmen after inaugurating an Executive Passport Office in Quetta, the minister said Indian spy Kulbhushan Yadav had […]

FO: Indian’s allegation baseless

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2017

Tariq Ullah Wardak ISLAMABAD: Foreign office spokesperson Dr Faisal Thursday said distortion of agreed security check of Indian spy family and portraying it as religious/cultural disrespect denotes only bad faith on behalf of India. During his weekly media briefing in foreign office, Foreign office spokesperson Dr Faisal  said that Indian allegations against Pakistan coming 24 […]

Medical colleges fee case: SC summons Nawaz

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has on Thursday summoned former prime minister Nawaz Sharif in suo motu case against the high fees of private medical colleges across the country. A two-member bench of the Supreme Court headed by the chief justice Justice Mian Saqib Nisar and comprising Justice […]

Justice Dost: Judges, generals, all must be held accountable

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Justice Dost Muhammad Khan has urged the need of accountability of all including Judges and Generals. He made these remarks during the hearing of case NAB appeals in SC regarding acquittal of accused. A two member bench led by Justice Dost Muhammad Khan conducted hearing of the case. Justice Dost Muhammad Khan […]

ISPR rejects US, Afghanistan’s claims about terrorists’ hideouts

By The Frontier Post | December 28, 2017

F.P. Report RAWALPINDI: Director-General ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor has stated that we have taken indiscriminate action against terrorists of all hues and colors, including Haqqani Network. He rejected the unfounded claims of the United States and Afghanistan regarding presence of any terrorist safe haven in Pakistan. During a news briefing in Rawalpindi this afternoon, […]

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End of UN sanctions: Iraq

By The Frontier Post | December 10, 2017

Monitoring Desk BAGHDAD: Iraq on Saturday announced the end of UN sanctions imposed on the country following its invasion of neighboring Kuwait in 1990. In a statement, the Iraqi Foreign Ministry attributed the abolishment of the UN sanctions after 27 years in place to “diplomatic successes”. This decision “is an important step in the restoration […]

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Russia says it is fully committed to nuclear missile pact

By The Frontier Post | December 9, 2017

MOSCOW (Reuters): Russia said on Saturday it was fully committed to a Cold War-era pact with the United States banning intermediate-range cruise missiles, a day after Washington accused Moscow of violating the treaty. The US State Department said on Friday Washington was reviewing military options, including new intermediate-range cruise missile systems, in response to what […]

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Iraqi PM declares ‘end of war against Daesh’ in Iraq

By The Frontier Post | December 9, 2017

BAGHDAD (Reuters): Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Saturday declared victory in a three-year war by Iraqi forces to expel Daesh militant group that at its height endangered Iraq’s very existence. “Our forces are in complete control of the Iraqi-Syrian border and I, therefore, announce the end of the war against Daesh (IS),” Abadi told a […]

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Sri Lanka hands over debt-laden port to Chinese owner

By The Frontier Post | December 9, 2017

COLOMBO (AFP): Sri Lanka Saturday handed over a deep-sea port to a Chinese firm, in a deal agreed to boost the cash-strapped island’s finances that has raised concerns at home and abroad over Beijing’s growing influence. The $1.12 billion deal first announced in July lets a Chinese state company take over the southern port of […]

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India opens fire along LoC only in response to incursion by Pakistan, claims Sushma Swaraj

By The Frontier Post | December 9, 2017

NEW DELHI (Monitoring Desk): New Delhi has refused to accept the allegations of ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC) and Working Boundry (WB) levelled by Islamabad; instead, the India’s foreign minister accused Pakistan of incursion along the LoC. The Foreign Office on Saturday confirmed to have received a letter from Indian Foreign Minister […]

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Two Palestinians killed in Israeli air strike in Gaza

By The Frontier Post | December 9, 2017

GAZA CITY (AFP): An Israeli air strike on a Gaza base of Hamas’s military wing killed two people on Saturday, health officials of the territory’s Palestinian rulers said. The strike on a base in Nusseirat in the central Gaza Strip, one of several in the early hours, came amid protests across the Palestinian territories against […]

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People to decide the fate of political leader: Talal Chaudhry

By The Frontier Post | January 3, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Interior Talal Chaudhry has said that only people have the right to decide about truthfulness of any political leader. This he said while talking to media outside accountability court on Wednesday. He said that people will give the certificate of righteousness to Nawaz Sharif in 2018 and adding […]

At least three suspected terrorists killed in Karachi encounter

By The Frontier Post | January 3, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: At least three suspected terrorists were killed in an encounter with Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs) conducted Baldia Town area of Karachi on late Tuesday night. Officials told that the suspected terrorists were affiliated with the banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP). Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) and Rangers conducted a targeted operation in Baldia Town vicinity […]

Federal Cabinet meets today

By The Frontier Post | January 3, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet’s emergency meeting, which was scheduled to be held today has been postponed till Wednesday even-ing. According to sources, the emergency cabinet meeting will review the US administration’s South Asia policy including Monday’s statement by President Trump in detail. The cabinet will also ponder over national security and other affairs […]

Rana refuses to tender resignation

By The Frontier Post | January 3, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah has rejected the order of Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif and utterly refused to tender resignation. The creditable sources have disclosed that Law Mini-ster Rana Sanaullah has cleared to former Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif that he only accepts his decision regarding resignation. “I would […]

ECP to hear PTI petition

By The Frontier Post | January 3, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: A five-member bench headed by Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza on Tuesday heard the petition on irregularities and illegalities committed during Intra-party election of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and fixed January 8 as next date for hearing. During proceeding, PTI counsel raised questions on jurisdiction of ECP to hear the […]

US President’s tirade against Pakistan condemned

By The Frontier Post | January 3, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Ameer of Jamaat e Islami, Pakistan, Senator Sirajul  Haq, has condemned US President Trump’s tirade against Pakistan and said that US was leveling false allegations on this country after its defeat in Afghanistan. Reacting to Trump’s tweet, the JI chief in a statement said that the Zionist lobby in America was continuously […]

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NATO’s renewed pledges come at proper time: Mattis

By The Frontier Post | November 16, 2017

WASHNGTON (Pajhwok): US Defense Secretary James Mattis has said NATO’s renewal of commitments with Afghanistan came at a proper time and sent a clear message to the Talibanand their allies. Mattis expressed these views during a meeting with Chief Executive Office (CEO) Abdullah in the Pentagon. Abdullah thanked the US for its support to the Afghan security forces in […]

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At least 50 Taliban fighters killed in deadly airstrikes

By The Frontier Post | November 16, 2017

Monitoring Desk HEART: Ministry of Defense (MoD) has claimed that at least 50 Taliban fighters were killed and more than 42 others were injured in the airstrikes carried in Shindand district of Herat in the past 24 hours. MoD issued a statement on Thursday that deadly airstrikes targeted the Taliban hideouts and leaving scores of […]

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Opium cultivation increases to 87% in Afghanistan in 2017: UNODC

By The Frontier Post | November 16, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has said in its report that cultivation of opium increases to 87 percent in Afghanistan as compared to last data. The UNODC report added that this year rapid increase of opium cultivation was recorded in 2017 and in most of the country, people […]

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20 Taliban, 8 Afghan soldiers killed in Farah clashes

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Ministry of Defense (MoD) confirmed that at least 20 Taliban fighters were killed and 21 others were injured in a ongoing heavy clashes in different areas of Farah province of Afghanistan. General Dawlat Waziri, Spokesman of Ministry of Defense, told media that the clashes broke out in the provincial capital and Bala […]

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Afghan forces foil shrine bombing plot in Kabul city

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The security forces thawrted a deadly terrorist plot and defused the Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Sufi Ashriqui shrine in Kabul on late Tuesday night. The Afghan security forces conducted an operation in the Sufi Ashrqui shrine after receiving intellegence report and recovered IED bombs. The forces told that the terrorists placed […]

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Police killed four suicide bombers in Kanadahar

By The Frontier Post | November 14, 2017

Monitoring Desk KANDAHAR: Police killed four suicide bombers on Monday night in Kandahar province of Afghanistan before reaching their target. Zia Durrani, Spokesman of Kandahar police, told local media that the bombers were killed in Maroof district of Kandahar province and claimed that they planned and were trying to target the district council building and […]

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$500 Eurobond float: Parliamentary panel summons officials of three international banks

By The Frontier Post | August 9, 2017

News Desk ISLAMABAD: Officials from three international banks Citibank, Standard Chartered Bank and Deutsche Bank involved in the floating of $500m Eurobonds two years ago have been summoned by a Parliamentary panel as decided. An investigation into this floating is being conducted by the Senate Standing Committee on Finance which is trying to ascertain whether […]

Tourism cooperation to be strengthened between Pakistan and Ukraine: Ukrainian ambassador

By The Frontier Post | August 9, 2017

ISLAMABAD (AFP): Ukrainian Ambassador Volodymyr Lakomov and Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) Managing Director Chaudhry Abdul Ghafoor Khan agreed to strengthen bilateral relations and step up tourism cooperation between the two countries. In a meeting on Tuesday, Lakomov informed the PTDC MD that he had visited numerous places in Pakistan and found that there was […]

BOP rights share issue: Parliamentary panel drops investigation

By The Frontier Post | August 9, 2017

News Desk ISLAMABAD: The Parliamentary panel responsible for investigating into allegations of malpractice by the Bank of Punjab (BOP) in its right shares issue has decided to drop the charges. State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) and Securities Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) both gave a clean shit to this rights share issue of BOP and […]

Chinese export, import growth rates slow in July

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

BEIJING (AFP) – Chinese trade growth slowed significantly in July compared to the previous month, official data showed Tuesday, coming in well below expectations after months of steady momentum. Analysts said that while exports and imports were still robust year-on-year, the latest data indicated a downward trend. Exports rose 7.2 percent year-on-year to $193.65 billion, […]

Pakistan loss Rs1 bn due to fault in submarine cable

By The Frontier Post | August 8, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s economy has to bear an estimated loss of Rs1 billion owing to recent fault in submarine cable whereas Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has summoned report from major stakeholders in aforementioned regard, reported Roznama Dunya on Tuesday. On August-5, PTA informed that Pakistan was experiencing slow internet as IMEWE, the international underwater […]

Circular debt threatening economy: ICST

By The Frontier Post | August 7, 2017

ISLAMABAD (INP): Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders (ICST),  asked the government to resolve the circular debt which has swelled to Rs800 billion, posing a serious threat to the economy. Currently, the government is focusing on LNG which is cheaper than the hydel power but open to fluctuation in the international market, said ICST patron Shahid […]

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Sports

Many objectives of World XI tour to Pakistan, Andy Flower

By The Frontier Post | September 11, 2017

LAHORE (NNI): Coach of the visiting ICC World XI, Andy Flower said on Monday that the prime objectives of the World XI tour to Pakistan are to participate in the celebrations of 70th anniversary of the independence, to play its part in the revival of international cricket and to play exciting cricket in front of […]

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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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Peshawar

Health Minister asked to take notice of mismanagement at NKB hospital

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

F.P Report PESHAWAR: Residents of Peshawar City and Kohat road area has asked Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Health Shahram Khan Tarakai to take notice of the mismanagement and lack of relevant staff in Nasirullah Khan Babar hospital (City hospital Kohat road). The residents of the area told media persons that their patient were mistreated in […]

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CM Khattak inaugurates Bus Rapid Transit project in Peshawar

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak on Thursday inaugurated Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project, which will be completed over the next six months. The chief minister performed the groundbreaking of the project, which he said would facilitate 400,000 passengers daily. Addressing the ceremony on the occasion, he said the Asian Development Bank […]

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Dengue fever claims two more lives, toll in KP mounts to 58

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The dengue fever claimed two more lives on Thursday, taking the overall death toll to 58 as the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) provincial government and its health departments failed to put up a coordinated response to the expanding epidemic. According to Dengue Response Unit (DRU) Aafia Bibi, under treatment at Kuwait Teaching Hospital […]

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Adventure tourism gala at Khanpur Lake on Nov 4

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The Tourism Corporation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (TCKP) is going to organize a unique water sports and adventure tourism gala for the youth with an aim to provide them an opportunity of entertainment and engage them in healthy activities. Titled as “Beat the Waves”, the spectacular water sports and adventure tourism events will be […]

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YDA submitted complaints against fake doctors in HMC

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Young Doctors Association submitted an application to the Health Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Secretary against fake doctor performing duty in Hayatabad Medical Complex A Unit Peshawar. The complaints said and alleged that a person Qudrat Ullah pretending as senior trainee medical officer in Medical A unit of HMC. The complaints further informed […]

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KP govt issues SOPs for districts to facilitate masses

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

F.P Report PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has issued Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for provision of better facilities to the people at their door steps and activating district administration of the whole province. According to these SOPs, the district administration, all departments, and police would solve the problems of people by keeping coordinated liaison with […]

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WUS, PCSIR to initiate joint projects

By The Frontier Post | October 30, 2017

F.P. Report SWABI: Women University Swabi (WUS) and Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (PCSIR) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Sunday for initiating joint research projects in various fields of interest. The MoU was signed by Prof. Dr. Khanzadi Fatima Khattak, Vice -Chancellor of Women University and Engr. Irfan Ahmad Rabbani, […]

Imran disrespects institutions, has no right to be in politics: Shah

By The Frontier Post | October 29, 2017

F.P. Report QUETTA : Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Khursheed Shah on Sunday said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan hurls abuses at institutions and then apologises to them, adding that he has no right now to be in politics now. Addressing a group of people in the Saleh Pit area, Shah said that […]

Rs 400m approved for Timergara city

By The Frontier Post | October 29, 2017

F.P. Report TIMERGARA: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa minister for finance Muzafar Syed has said the establishment of the Timergara Medical College would boost education in the area classes in which would start from next session. Addressing a function arranged by the Jamaat-i-Islami Rabat at Rash-khani Siar Darra here on Saturday the minister said that Rs 400 […]

PSDP projects will help to promote traditional textile of Swat: Jatoi

By The Frontier Post | October 29, 2017

F.P. Report MINGORA: Federal Minister for Industries and Production, Ghulam Murtaza Khan Jatoi inaugurated two Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) funded projects worth in Rs.100 million in district Swat. Those present on the occasion were included Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA), Sher Ayub Khan, General Manager Out-Reach (GMOR), SMEDA, […]

Speakers stress unity among Muslim ranks

By The Frontier Post | October 29, 2017

F.P. Report SWABI: Speakers in Panjpir Ijtema said on Saturday keeping mind the confronting challenges to the Muslim Countries there was an urgent need of unity in their ranks to foil the anti-Muslim states who forged complete harmony and were economically very strong. They were speaking on the second day of ijtema organized by Ishaat […]

Police arrest 16 members of dacoits gang

By The Frontier Post | October 29, 2017

Hafiz Muhammad Aziz-ur-Rehman HAFIZABAD: The police in the district has smashed four gangs of dacoits, burglars, purse, vehicle and mobile snatchers and have arrested 16 of their members and recovered stolen articles worth million of rupees. Addressing press conference DPO Dr. Sardar Ghias Gul said that about a month back two gangs of bandits had […]

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