Archive for November 2017

Frontier Corps arrest three women for links with ban group

F.P. Report QUETTA: Frontier Corps arrested three women on the Pak-Afghan border area chaman and they security forces claimed that they were linked to ban group. Balochistan government spokesman told that the arrested women had crossed from the Pak-Afghan border town of Chaman illegally and that they were arrested by law enforcement agencies on October…

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NDS arrest three suicide bombers in Nangarhar

Monitoring Desk NANGARHAR: The security forces arrested three terrorists including two suicide bombers and a suicide attack planners in Jalalabad city of Nangarhar province on Tuesday Governor Nangarhar province, Gulab Mangal told media and confirmed that the three terrorists were arrested by National Directorate of Security (NDS) from Jalalabad area of Nangarhar while they were…

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9 killed, 11 injured in Kabul’s Green Zone suicide attack

Monitoring Desk KABUL:  At least nine people were killed and 21 others were injured after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives in 14th street in Wazir Akbar Khan area inside Green Zone on late Tuesday night. Local media reported that hospital officials confirmed that nine people were killed and 21 others were injured in suicide…

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Eight dead as truck rams cyclist in New York

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: As many as eight people were killed and more than 11 were injured Manhattan after a driver of truck intentionally guided his vehicle into a bike path. After the attack the driver jumped from the vehicle and ran up towards highway but he was shot by police in the abdomen and…

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KP govt launch centralized Internal Audit cell

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: As a key financial management reform initiative, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Government on Tuesday formally launched a centralized and comprehensive Internal Audit policy for all the government departments and local governments. The policy formulated by the provincial finance department, provides a mechanism to strengthen internal control, preempt misuse and enable top management…

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FATA economic revitalization program kicks off

F.P. Report Peshawar: The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in partnership with the FATA Secretariat inaugurated the FATA economic revitalization program here Tuesday. Representatives from USAID and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed the PKR 1.6 billion (US$ 15 million) award for building sustainable livelihoods in three FATA agencies – South Waziristan,…

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Restoration of pension for retired teachers demanded

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Retired teachers and employees of Peshawar Public School and College (PPSC) have asked Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) to restore their pensions in order to avoid begging in their old age. As a month and a half ago, they were deprived of pensions without any reason, due to which the teachers and…

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SBP releases its APR for FY 2016-17

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Board of Directors of the State Bank approved the financial statements and Annual Performance Review on the working of the Bank and its subsidiaries for the year ended June 30, 2017. The Annual Performance Review, including financial statements of the Bank and its subsidiaries and the auditor’s report thereon, has been…

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