Posts by The Frontier Post

CTD arrests target killer in Peshawar

F.P Report PESHAWAR: The Counter Terrorisms Department (CTD) on Friday arrested a target killer, who was allegedly involved in killing of Assistant Sub-inspector (ASI). According to CTD Official, the arrested target killer identified as Ibrar son of Naimat resident of Naspha Pajggi Ring Road, Peshawar. CTD official said that investigation team was formed under the…

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Federer happy for China to host Laver Cup

GENEVA (Agencies): Roger Federer said he would be happy for the Laver Cup to be played in China in the future, ahead of the tournament’s third edition starting on Friday in Geneva. After the inaugural Laver Cup contested between Team Europe and Team World was held in Prague in 2017, last year’s tournament in Chicago…

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Shafiq showers praise on Misbah

Monitoring Desk LAHORE: Pakistan’s middle-order batsman AsadShafiq, in a press conference on Friday, showered praise on the new head coach and chief selector of the national side MisbahulHaq. The Test specialist believed the calm and cool personality of Misbah would be a significant factor in the eventual improvement of Pakistan cricket. “His (Misbah’s) inclusion will…

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Matsushima treble fires Japan to World Cup win over Russia

Tokyo (Agencies): Kotaro Matsushima scored a sizzling hat-trick as hosts Japan recovered from a torrid start to beat Russia 30-10 in their Rugby World Cup opener on Friday. Japan’s prolific winger became the first player to score three tries in a World Cup opening game after a brilliant solo effort with just over 10 minutes…

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Wins for Arsenal, Man United as Europa League kicks off

STOCKHOLM (Agencies): Arsenal teenager BukayoSaka scored his first goal for the club as they beat 10-man Eintracht Frankfurt 3-0, while Manchester United’s 17-year-old Mason Greenwood secured a 1-0 win over FC Astana as the Europa League group stage began on Thursday. Joe Willock put Arsenal ahead in the first half with a deflected shot that…

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BoC – Pakistan Operations hold pre-departure briefing

F.P. Report KARACHI: Bank of China – Pakistan Operations held a Pre-Departure Briefing for 2nd China International Import Expo (CIIE) at Marriot Hotel, Karachi. Mr. Shafqatullah Siddiqui, Director at Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) and Mr. Kaleem Memon, Deputy Director Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) were the guests of honor in the briefing.…

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Asian markets enjoy gains as focus turns back to trade talks

Monitoring Desk HONG KONG: Asian markets edged up Friday as investors turn their attention to the China-US trade talks, while keeping an eye on the Gulf region after last week’s air strikes on Saudi oil facilities fanned geopolitical tensions. With a delegation from China in the US to prepare for higher-level negotiations next month, there…

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Capital ready to host 6th Islamabad Literature Festival

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Managing Director of Oxford University Press (OUP), ArshadSaeed Husain, announced that the 6th Islamabad Literature Festival (ILF) will be held on 27, 28 and 29 September 2019 at Hotel Margala, Islamabad. The festival, centered around the theme ‘The Focus is Tomorrow: Reflecting on the Past’, will feature a line-up of over…

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Airstrikes kill 8 Taliban and ISIS

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The security forces conducted airstrikes in four provinces in the past 24 hours killing at least 8 Taliban and ISIS militants. The military officials said Friday that the security forces conducted an airstrike in Qarah Bagh district of Ghazni province which killed a Taliban fighter. The officials further added that an airstrike…

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