Posts by The Frontier Post

Treason case: Musharraf challenges formation of special court

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Former Military ruler General (retd) Pervez Musharraf has challenged the formation of the special court – that has reserved its verdict in the treason trial against him – as “unconstitutional” with the Lahore High Court (LHC), on Saturday. According to reports, former president Pervez Musharaf has pleaded with the court to suspend…

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US axes tariffs on Chinese goods in trade war thaw

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: The United States and China announced a major thaw in their trade war on Friday, including immediate cuts to punishing import tariffs, but markets were not impressed. “We have agreed to a very large Phase One Deal with China,” President Donald Trump tweeted after officials in Beijing made a similar announcement. A…

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Mike Pompeo warns Iran against harming US interests in Iraq

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday warned Iran of a “decisive” response if US interests are harmed in Iraq, after a series of rocket attacks on bases. “We must… use this opportunity to remind Iran’s leaders that any attacks by them, or their proxies of any identity, that harm Americans, our…

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Actor Danny Aiello dead at age 86

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: Danny Aiello, a veteran stage and film actor remembered for his roles in Spike Lee’s Do the Right Thing, Woody Allen’s The Purple Rose of Cairo and other movies, has died at age 86, his literary agent said on Friday. Aiello, who earned Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations for his supporting…

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PM Imran Khan departs for Saudi Arabia

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has departed for Saudi Arabia to discuss bilateral matters and recent developments in the region with the Saudi leadership, on Saturday. According to Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal, the visit was part of bilateral cooperation and regular exchanges between the leadership of the two countries. This would…

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