Posts by The Frontier Post

Don’t mention the war: Controversial British army recruitment strategies exposed

LONDON (Sputnik): An internal document setting out the marketing plan for the UK military’s controversial ‘This Is Belonging’ recruitment campaign has revealed the Ministry of Defense is seeking to enlist young people from poor, working-class backgrounds with limited opportunities. The brief describes the campaign’s target audience as “16 —24, primarily C2DE”, the latter being a…

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China urges action against trade protectionism

MOSCOW (AA): Chinese leader Xi Jinping on Tuesday urged joint action against the policy of trade protectionism, which restricts imports from other countries through tariffs and sanctions. At a news conference, following his meeting with the Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, Xi stated China’s intention to…

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Russia launches massive military drill ‘Vostok-2018’

Monitoring Desk MOSCOW: Russia’s largest post-soviet military exercises “Vostok-2018” has started, the country’s Defense Ministry said on Tuesday. The drill will take place in the Russian Far East and in the Pacific Ocean from Sept. 11 to 17, the ministry said in a statement on its official website. 300,000 military men from the Eastern and…

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PM assures required resources for development of tribal areas

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan Tuesday assured that the Federal Government would provide additional resources required for the uplift of the tribal areas, besides playing an effective role for allocation of development package meant for the areas out of the National Finance Commission (NFC) Award. The prime minister was chairing a high level…

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Joint session of Parliament likely on 13

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Joint session of the Parliament is likely to be held on September 13 (Thursday) for the address of President of Pakistan Dr Arif Alvi. “It was proposed in the meeting of parliamentary leaders of the political parties to call the joint session of the parliament for the address of the president on…

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Supreme Court summons LNG scam details from NAB

Tariq Ullah Wardak ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court Tuesday summoned National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Prosecutor General along with record pertaining to the probe in LNG agreement with Qatar. A bench headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar heard the petition filed by a citizen seeking alleged corruption in the LNG contract in previous government’s tenure. During course…

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ECP to deliver voting passport to overseas Pakistanis on Oct 14

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) will deliver stipulated time voting passport to overseas Pakistanis to avail the opportunity of I-Voting for casting their vote in by-election being held in 37 constituencies on October 14. Addressing a media briefing spokesman ECP Nadeem Qasim Tuesday said that the commission will generate voting passport system…

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CJP: Calling dam fund as begging is shameful act

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar remarked that people who said, “We are begging for the construction of dams should be ashamed of themselves as its a national cause not an individual’s”. “We started the fund in the name of patriotism and working on a self-help basis is not begging,”…

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