Posts by The Frontier Post

Cop among eliminated kidnappers of lawmaker’s son

Naimat Khan KARACHI: As the Sindh Police Chief unveiled a project facilitating citizens to lodge complaints against police, a bigger problem surfaced on Thursday with police force when an official of provincial Police force turned out to be among the five suspected kidnappers killed in a shootout in Karachi on Wednesday. The shootout occurred at…

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1.4 million pilgrims arrive in Saudi Arabia before hajj

RIYADH (AFP): More than 1.4 million Muslims have so far arrived in Saudi Arabia for the hajj, authorities said Thursday, with the annual pilgrimage marked by the return of Iranians after Tehran s boycott last year. More than two million people are expected to participate in this year s hajj, a pillar of Islam that capable Muslims…

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US trip not cancelled, Pakistan can do without Washington aid: Kh Asif

ISLAMABAD (NNI): After attending the National Security Committee (NSC) meeting today, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif assured that his trip to the United States has not been cancelled, adding that Pakistan can survive without aid from Washington. The minister made it clear that Islamabad has played no role in destablising its neighbouring country Afghanistan, expressing support…

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Industrialists from Faisalabad call on Chairman PTI

ISLAMABAD (NNI): A delegation of high profile industrialists from Faisalabad led by Mr. Zafar Iqbal Sarwar called on Chairman Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf Imran Khan and other senior leaders of the party including Vice Chairman Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Central Secretary General Jahangir Tareen and Member National Assembly Asad Umer today and briefed them about certain…

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Raza Rabbani calls for making Senate vibrant, Parliament strong

ISLAMABAD (NNI): Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani has reiterated his resolve to make the institution of Senate vibrant and continue struggle for strengthening democracy in the country. Senate Chairman expressed these views while inaugurating the Senate Library after its complete revamping and refurbishment at the Parliament House. Mian Raza Rabbani expressed his satisfaction that two…

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LHC bans broadcast of Sharif brothers’ anti-judiciary speeches

F.P. Report LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) on Thursday banned the broadcast of anti-judiciary speeches made by the ousted premier Nawaz Sharif, Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif and even sitting Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. The court’s verdict declaring the ban also includes 16 ministers. LHC has directed Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) to…

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Sherry Rehman slams govt’s ‘silence’ over Trump’s remarks

ISLAMABAD (NNI): Senator Sherry Rehman said on Thursday that the government’s response to US President Trump’s statement has been unsatisfactory. “There was no proper response. We need to give a strong message to instil courage and hope among the people,” she remarked while speaking to meida. The government’s initial silence over the matter wasn’t an…

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