Posts by The Frontier Post

Sri Lanka Cricket Board gives go ahead with Pakistan tour

COLOMBO (Agencies): Sri Lanka’s cricket board Thursday said it will go ahead with its tour of Pakistan. Sri Lanka Cricket Secretary Mohan de Silva said they received the all-clear from the defence ministry to leave for Pakistan on Tuesday. “We have the green light from the defence ministry,” de Silva told AFP. “The tour is…

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NAB Karachi’s raid at former DG Parks’ house yields luxury cars, gold, weapons

F.P. Report KARACHI: The National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) Karachi chapter carried out a raid at the residence of the former parks and horticulture director-general, Liaquat Ali Qaimkhani, on Thursday, culminating in the anti-graft watchdog seizing various valuables, including luxury cars, gold, and weapons. Qaimkhani, an adviser to Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar currently embroiled in the…

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Opposition demands issuance of MNAs’ production orders

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Opposition parties demanded to issue the production orders of detained members of National Assembly (MNAs), on Thursday.   The opposition staged protest outside the Parliament House in Islamabad against continuous detentions and non-issuance of production orders of the detainees. The opposition has set up a camp outside the parliament and said that…

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China to open visa office in Peshawar, says Yao Jing

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing has said that China will open a visa office in Peshawar to further boost economic relations with Pakistan, on Thursday. Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing said this during his visit to China Window in Peshawar. Yao Jing said the first small economic zone of China…

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26 pupils, two teachers killed in Liberia school fire: presidency

Monitoring Desk MONROVIA: At least 26 young pupils and two teachers were killed on Wednesday in a fire at a Koranic school near the Liberian capital Monrovia, the president’s office said. The young boys were sleeping in the school dormitory when the fire began overnight, said police spokesman Moses Carter, adding that an electrical fault…

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US envoy to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad to testify before lawmakers

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: The US envoy who negotiated with the Taliban will testify behind closed doors to Congress on Thursday, 12 days after President Donald Trump abruptly ended talks with the Afghan militants. The House of Representatives´ Foreign Affairs Committee issued a subpoena to force Zalmay Khalilzad to appear after it complained about being kept…

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PM Imran Khan to depart for Saudi Arabia today

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will leave on a two-day visit to the kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Thursday (today). PM Imran Khan and Saudi Leadership will discuss the various dimensions of the grave situation in Occupied Kashmir. The Foreign Office, Spokesperson Dr. Muhammad Faisal told media that the prime minister will be…

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NAB summons CM Murad Ali Shah on September 24

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned Sindh Chief Minister (CM) Syed Murad Ali Shah to appear before it on September 24 in Rawalpindi office for the probe in cases related to Dadu and Thatta Sugar Mills and others. Yesterday, the NAB has also sent a questionnaire to the CM Sindh Murad Ali…

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