Posts by The Frontier Post

British Airways hacked with details of 380,000 bank cards stolen

Monitoring Desk LONDON: “We are investigating, as a matter of urgency, the theft of customer data from our website and our mobile app. The stolen data did not include travel or passport details,” the airline said in a statement. British Airways Hacked, 380,000 Bank Cards ‘Compromised’ in Data Breach Photo for representative purpose only. (Photo:…

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CTD arrests two terrorists in Gujranwala operation

F.P. Report GUJRANWALA: The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) arrested two alleged terrorists on late Thursday night in an operation carried out on intelligence report in Gujranwala. CTD spokesperson told media that the arrested terrorists belonged to a banned outfit and were identified as Asif and Wali Muhammad. CTD team also recovered explosive material, hand grenades, arms…

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Court allows Salman Khan to travel abroad

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: There’s positive news coming in for Bollywood actor Salman Khan. He will not be required to take permission from the court every time he travels abroad as a sessions court on Wednesday granted an application moved by him in this regard. The sessions court is hearing the appeal against a five-year sentence…

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Shahid Kapoor and Mira Kapoor blessed with a baby boy

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Parents to their two-year-old baby girl – Misha Kapoor, Shahid Kapoor, and Mira Kapoor finally welcomed their second child last night at Hinduja Hospital in Mumbai. Blessed with a baby boy this time around, it sure has become an adorable family of four now. Mira Kapoor was admitted in the hospital last…

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Dr Atif Mian asked to step down from EAC

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf led federal government has asked Dr Atif Mian, to step down from the post of Economic Advisory Council (EAC) on Friday. Earlier, Federal Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry informed that on Twitter that the government has decided to withdraw Dr Mian’s EAC appointment. Fawad Chaudhry added that the government wants…

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US senator releases secret SC nominee emails

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: Democratic Senator Cory Booker broke Senate rules Thursday by releasing “committee confidential” documents related to U.S. President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court pick, Brett Kavanaugh. Booker acknowledged the action could result in him being expelled from the chamber, but he was defiant in the face of threats from Republican Senator John Cornyn, telling…

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UK: Putin responsible for Salisbury attack

Monitoring Desk LONDON: Russian President Vladimir Putin is “ultimately responsible” for the Salisbury nerve-agent attack, British Security Minister Ben Wallace said Thursday. Speaking to Sky News a day after the U.K. has revealed the names of the two Russian suspects for the March 4 chemical attack, Wallace argued that an operation at this level must…

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90% land acquired for Basha Dam: Senate body informed

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Senate Special Committee on Water Scarcity was informed on Thursday that about 90 percent land acquisition process had been completed for construction of Diamer Basha Dam, having capacity to generate 4500 MW electricity. “About Rs 90 billion have been paid to owners against the acquired land, while 10 percent remaining land will…

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