Posts by The Frontier Post

Murad says to resist if govt plans to roll back 18th amendment

Naimat Khan KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the 18th Constitutional Amendment provides provincial autonomy and it has strengthened parliamentary form of government in the country, therefore any attempt to roll it back would be resisted strictly. This he said on Tuesday while talking to media at Mazar-e-Quaid. He said…

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Pakistan lodges protest with India over ceasefire violations

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan again summoned the Acting Indian Deputy High Commissioner Tuesday to condemn and lodge a strong protest against the killing of a civilian, the second in a week and raising the toll this year to 33. The latest incident occurred on September 10, when Guftar Hussain was martyred along the Line of…

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SC directs departments to devise strategy for Dar’s extradition within a week

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court Tuesday directed all concerned departments to devise strategy for extradition of former finance minister Ishaq Dar within a week. A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar heard the case pertaining to Dar’s return to the country. During course of proceedings, Attorney General (AG) apprised the court…

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Ahad Cheema judicial remand extended till 25th

F.P. Report LAHORE: An accountability court on Tuesday extended judicial remand of Lahore Development Authority’s former director general Ahad Cheema and others till September 25  in Ashiana-i-Iqbal housing scam. Earlier, the jail officials produced the accused Ahad Cheema, Bismillah Engineering’s proprietor Shahid Shafiq Faridi, former chief executive officer of Punjab Land Development Company Imtiaz Haider,…

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Govt to ensure FIA’s capacity building to improve its performance: Shehryar Afridi

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Interior Shehryar Afridi has vowed to ensure capacity building of the Federal Investigation Agency’s (FIA) officers and officials to improve its performance. The Agency, dedicated to deal with cases relating to corruption, human trafficking, smuggling, economic and cyber crime etc, he said,would be equipped with modern and innovative…

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Completion of CPEC project is top priority of Pak-China: NA Speaker

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: A detailed meeting regarding China- Pak Economic Corridor (CPEC) was held under the Chairmanship of Speaker National Assembly Asad Qasider here in the Parliament House, on Tuesday. The meeting was attended by Mr. Pervez Khattak, Minister for Defence, Mr. Muhammad Qasim Khan Suri, Deputy Speaker National Assembly, Mr. Khusro Bukhtiar, Minister of…

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Police take stringent security measures for Muharram-ul-Haram

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police has taken stringent measures to ensure foolproof security arrangements for peaceful observance of upcoming Muharramul Haram. Police have declared five districts including Kohat, Hangu, DIKhan, Tank and Peshawar, the most sensitive while Mardan, Abbottabad, Haripur and Mansehra have been put in sensitive category. There are a total of 266…

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PM forms Mani-led task force for sports promotion

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan ordered on Tuesday to constitute a Task Force on Sports, under PCB chairman Mr Ehsan Mani, to review the performance of all sports bodies, analyze the efficacy and utilization of various funds received from various sources and suggest administrative reforms for promoting sports at national as well as…

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