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SC directs NAB court to conclude corruption references against Sharif family by Dec 24

By The Frontier Post | December 7, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court of Pakistan on Friday has directed the accountability court to conclude the corruption references by December 24 against members of the Sharif family. According to reports, during the hearing of a case regarding an extension petition filed by accountability court judge Arshad Malik, Chief Justice of Pakistan has ordered to […]

Pakistan supports political settlement for Afghanistan issue: Maleeha Lodhi

By The Frontier Post | December 7, 2018

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Dr Maleeha Lodhi on Friday has said that a political settlement is the only suitable way of ending the brutal war and starting of peace process in Afghanistan. She reminded the world community that Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan had long advocated a political […]

SC seeks timeframe for construction of Diamer-Bhasha dam

By The Frontier Post | December 7, 2018

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice Saqib Nisar has sought the timeframe from Wapda for construction of Diamer-Bhasha Dam. He said that the court’s decision on Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand dams has become final as no review petition was filed against it. In a hearing on the matter on Thursday, Justice Nisar said that an implementation bench […]

Pakistan embassy creates humiliation to Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | December 7, 2018

Jalil Afridi Washington DC: The Pakistani embassy in Washington DC caused tremendous humiliation to Pakistan by exhibiting an empty stall at the exhibition held at the World Trade Centre, located at the prestigious Ronald Reagan building in Washington DC The 7th Annual Embassy Showcase titled “ “Winternational” where more than fifty countries participated and their […]

One terrorist killed, two soldiers injured in DG Khan operation: ISPR

By The Frontier Post | December 6, 2018

F.P. Report DERA GHAZI KHAN: A terrorist was killed and another injured in exchange of fire with security forces in triborder area of Dera Ghazi Khan on Thursday, says a press release issued by army’s media wing Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). Details suggest that the terrorists attacked a recce patrol of Punjab Rangers. “Exchange of […]

‘We kissed the noose but didn’t take a U-turn’, says Bilawal

By The Frontier Post | December 6, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, while referring to late leadership of his party, said on Thursday that “we kissed the noose but did not take a U-turn”, in the face of hardships. Addressing a ceremony here, the PPP chairman said culture holds enormous importance in any society. “Sindh is […]

Global

FBI investigated four Americans on Russia collusion suspicions: Comey

By The Frontier Post | December 9, 2018

NEW YORK (Reuters): The FBI launched investigations of four Americans in July 2016 into whether they helped Russia’s alleged efforts to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, former FBI Director James Comey said in remarks released on Saturday. Comey also appeared to suggest the investigations were looking into ties between Russia and U.S. President […]

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Armenians voting in early parliamentary elections

By The Frontier Post | December 9, 2018

YEREVAN (AA): Armenians have started voting in snap parliamentary elections on Sunday — almost nine months after nationwide protests against the ruling party. The voting will take place between 8:00 a.m. and 8 p.m. across the country. The voter turnout is expected to be around 60 percent in the 3-million populated country which has 2.5 […]

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Mexican volunteer crowned Miss World

By The Frontier Post | December 9, 2018

SANYA (AFP): A Mexican model and volunteer was crowned Miss World at a glitzy event on the tropical Chinese island of Hainan on Saturday. Miss Mexico Vanessa Ponce de Leon, 26, has a degree in international business, volunteers for “Migrantes en el Camino” and is on the board of directors of a rehab centre for […]

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Police clash with ‘yellow vest’ protesters in Paris

By The Frontier Post | December 8, 2018

PARIS (Reuters): French riot police clashed with “yellow vest” protesters in central Paris on Saturday during the latest wave of demonstrations against high living costs which have shaken President Emmanuel Macron’s authority. Protesters played a cat-and-mouse game with riot police, moving from the heavily guarded Champs Elysees area to other parts of the city, setting […]

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Trump: Ex-State Secretary Tillerson ‘dumb as a rock’

By The Frontier Post | December 8, 2018

WASHINGTON (AA): U.S. President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Friday to attack former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson after he said Trump asked him to do things that were against the law. Trump praised the man now in the post, Mike Pompeo, and went on to say Tillerson lacked the capabilities to be successful […]

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Six killed, dozens injured in stampede at packed Italy nightclub

By The Frontier Post | December 8, 2018

ROME (Reuters): Six people, including five young teenagers, were crushed to death in the early hours of Saturday following a stampede at a packed nightclub near Ancona on Italy’s Adriatic coast, officials said. The deaths occurred when a walkway leading out of the Lanterna Azzurra nightclub in the town of Corinaldo collapsed, causing dozens of […]

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Pakistan

Real faces of PPP & PML-N exposed before masses: Aleem

By The Frontier Post | December 31, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Punjab Senior Minister Abdul Aleem Khan has said that all tactics to save looted money have gone waste and real faces of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) & Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) have been exposed before the masses. Talking to different delegations of the party workers which called on him at his office […]

Imran a major national security threat: Ahsan

By The Frontier Post | December 31, 2018

F.P. Report NAROWAL: PML-N leader and former interior minister Ahsan Iqbal has said Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan is a major security threat. “ No one can stop value of rupee for 4 years artificially. Rupee is receiving kicks like football today. And PM says he does not know how the rupee value fell. Such […]

Govt facing decline because of its wrong decisions: Baloch

By The Frontier Post | December 31, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Secretary General, Jamaat e Islami, Liaqat Baloch, has said that the PTI government is facing decline because of its wrong decisions. He was speaking at a public breakfast hosted by Syed Ehsanulla Waqqas in Township area. Liaqat Baloch said the people have been expecting a ruthless accountability by the PTI government and […]

ANP welcomes Pak role for Afghan peace: Iftikhar

By The Frontier Post | December 31, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Central Secretary General ANP Mian Iftikhar Hussain has said that his party welcomed positive initiatives made by the Pakistan government for establishment of peace in war ravaged country Afghanistan. He was addressing Grand Nite Function under the auspices of Pukhtoon Students Federation (PSF) at Islamabad. The government of Pakistan, he said must […]

PML-N makes Pakistan nuclear power, Muqam

By The Frontier Post | December 31, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Provincial President of PML-N Engr. Ameer Muqam has said that Pakistan Muslim League made the country nuclear power and economic giant among comity of nations and its performance and achievements being in government had no precedence in the past. Pakistan came into being through relentless struggle of the leaders of the Muslim […]

Women, children among nine dead in Rajanpur accident

By The Frontier Post | December 31, 2018

F.P. Report RAJANPUR: At least nine people among eight members of a family including women and children died in collision between truck and car here on Sunday. Police said that the accident took place on Indus Highway near Kotla Isan in Rajanpur where an over speeding car rammed into a car coming from Toba Tek […]

Afghanistan

Police intervene as Kabul University students fight over Ghazni unrest

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2018

KABUL (Pajhwok): A verbal dispute between students of Kabul University led to physical fight in the university’s hostile Thursday noon. Fawad Ahmad, a student of third year of journalism faculty, told Pajhwok Afghan News that the clash took place after an argument over militants’ attacks in Malistan and Jaghori districts of southern Ghazni province turned […]

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Politicians warn govt against delaying elections

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2018

KABUL (TOLONews): In response to reports that Washington was pushing Afghanistan to postpone presidential elections next year, officials from some of Afghanistan’s influential political parties on Thursday reiterated calls for elections to be held on time. Among those opposed to the idea was Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, the leader of Hizb-e-Islami, who said the elections need to […]

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Khalilzad meets Taliban delegation in Qatar

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2018

KABUL (TOLONews): The US Special Envoy for Peace in Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad met Taliban officials in Qatar for the second time where they discussed the issue of ending the war in Afghanistan. Khalilzad said he is optimistic about the outcomes of these talks. Khalilzad is expected to arrive back in Kabul on Saturday. Meanwhile a […]

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Taliban kill 30 Afghan forces in restive Farah province

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2018

FARAH (AA): At least 30 Afghan security forces were killed in a coordinated attack by the Taliban in Farah province bordering Iran on late Wednesday, officials said on Thursday. Shah Mohammad Naeemi, deputy head of the Farah Provincial Council, told Anadolu Agency the rebels attacked a joint station of army and police on the main […]

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Russia betting on Taliban victory in Afghanistan

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2018

Monitoring Desk MOSCOW: Thirty years after its defeat in Afghanistan, Russia has made common cause with what was once its bitterest enemy in the country — the Taliban movement. Despite its status as an outlawed terrorist group, in recent years Russia has taken a very friendly attitude towards the Taliban. At a press conference last […]

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Loya Jirga to decide on CEO, 3rd vice president positions: Abdali

By The Frontier Post | November 15, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Shaida Mohammad Abdali, a would-be presidential candidate and former ambassador to India, has said Loya Jirga preserved the authority to decide the fate of Chief Executive Office (CEO) and consider the third vice president. During an exclusive interview with Pajhwok Afghan News, Abdali said consultation with political forces, alliances, civil society activists […]

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Business

Iran warns ‘painful months’ ahead for oil consumers due to insufficient supplies

By The Frontier Post | November 8, 2018

WASHINGTON (PressTv): Iran’s minister of petroleum says President Donald Trump has coordinated an increased draw in US oil inventory to lower gasoline prices ahead of midterm elections. Iran’s minister of petroleum says President Donald Trump has coordinated an increased draw in US oil inventory to lower gasoline prices ahead of midterm elections. Iran’s Minister of […]

Beijing spends $32bn to control the damages of trade war

By The Frontier Post | November 8, 2018

BEIJING (The FinancialTimes): China spent roughly $32bn in foreign exchange reserves to strengthen the renminbi in October, its heaviest monthly intervention in nearly two years in the latest sign of Beijing’s nervousness about the economy. The data released on Wednesday eased worries that Beijing intended to deploy exchange-rate devaluation as a weapon in its trade […]

UAE economy to grow 4.2% in 2019

By The Frontier Post | November 8, 2018

ABU DHABI (Arabian Business): Only two Iranian banks, Bank Melli and Bank Saderat, will continue to operate in the UAE, since their operations are limited to Iranian customers living in the country, Mansoor said. The UAE economy is expected to grow 4.2% in 2019 due to higher oil prices and a stronger non-oil sector, the […]

Tokyo stocks closed lower on growing concerns over U.S. midterm elections

By The Frontier Post | November 8, 2018

TOKYO: Stocks closed lower on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Wednesday, as investors grew concerned about the results of the closely watched U.S. midterm elections. The key 225-issue Nikkei average fell 61.95 points, or 0.28 percent, to end at 22,085.80. It gained 248.76 points Tuesday. The Topix index of all first-section issues finished down 6.92 […]

No blockbuster from Fox results before Disney sale

By The Frontier Post | November 8, 2018

NEW YORK (Reuters): Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA.O) fell short of estimates for quarterly revenue on Wednesday, hit by the absence of a major movie hit at the end of the US summer as it prepares to sell the bulk of its business to Walt Disney. Murdoch agreed in June to sell Fox’s entertainment assets […]

WS set to rise as investors take split Congress in stride

By The Frontier Post | November 8, 2018

NEW YORK (Reuters): US stocks were on course to open higher on Wednesday after the midterm elections handed Democrats the House of Representatives and saw Republicans reinforce their control of the Senate in a widely expected outcome. After an initial muted market reaction globally, futures for the three major Wall Street indexes powered higher along […]

Sports

Shane Warne: Ex-Australia leg-spinner joins MCC world cricket committee

By The Frontier Post | October 25, 2018

SYDNEY (Agencies): Legendary former Australia leg-spinner Shane Warne has been appointed to the MCC world cricket committee. The committee is an independent panel of former and current players and umpires that can propose changes to the sport’s laws. Warne replaces former Australia wicketkeeper Rod Marsh, who is stepping down after six years’ service. “It is […]

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Kohli breaks Tendulkar’s record as fastest to 10,000 ODI runs

By The Frontier Post | October 25, 2018

MUMBAI (Agencies): Virat Kohli has broken Sachin Tendulkar’s record as the fastest batsman to score 10,000 one-day international runs. The India captain went past the 81 he needed, eventually scoring 157 not out, against West Indies to go to 10,000 ODI runs in 205 innings, beating Tendulkar who reached the mark in 259 innings. Kohli […]

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Akhtar, Aaqib show concerns over T10 League

By The Frontier Post | October 25, 2018

Monitoring Desk KARACHI: Pakistan’s former fast bowlers Shoaib Akhtar and Aaqib Javed have expressed their reservations over the controversial T10 League where express fast bowler, Shoaib Akhtar urged the International Cricket Council to think over the T10 League. While, on the other hand, Aaqib Javed raised question over the transparency of the ten-over league, which […]

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Kerber puts Naomi Osaka on brink of elimination

By The Frontier Post | October 25, 2018

Singapore (Agencies): Angelique Kerber beat Naomi Osaka at the WTA Finals to leave the US Open champion on the brink of elimination at the group stage. Germany’s Kerber, 30, has one win from two in the group, while Osaka, 21, has lost both of her round-robin matches. Kiki Bertens and Sloane Stephens, who both won […]

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Spain’s Alonso signs new deal with Chelsea

By The Frontier Post | October 25, 2018

LONDON (Agencies): Spain defender Marcos Alonso has signed a new contract with Chelsea that will run until 2023, the Premier League club announced Wednesday. The 27-year-old Spain defender, who joined Chelsea in August 2016, helped them win the Premier League in 2016-17 and claim the FA Cup last season. “I am so happy to stay […]

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Ronaldo helps Juve sink Man Utd as Real Madrid win but fail to convince

By The Frontier Post | October 25, 2018

Manchester (Agencies): Cristiano Ronaldo marked his return to Old Trafford with a victory as Juventus beat Manchester United 1-0 in the Champions League on Tuesday, while under-pressure Real Madrid got back to winning ways. Julen Lopetegui’s days as Madrid coach still look numbered despite seeing the reigning European champions beat Viktoria Plzen on a night […]

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Fashion & Movies

Varun’s performance appreciated in ‘October’

By The Frontier Post | April 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Varun Dhawan performance was appreciated and won the audience’s heart for his brilliant act in Shoojit Sircar’s October. During in an Interview, Varun said that it is the most amazing experience to receive five stars from the biggest critics of the country. Varun said that it was a great experience working with […]

Priyanka Chopra to romance Salman Khan in ‘Bharat’

By The Frontier Post | April 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Bollywood diva Priyanka Chopra is reuniting with co-star Salman Khan ten years after being on screen together. Both the superstars worked together last in ‘God Tussi Great Ho’ (2008). ‘Bharat’ is a remake of the South Korean film, An Ode To My Father, and is helmed by Abbas Zafar. It will also be […]

Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit reunite in Total Dhamaal

By The Frontier Post | April 17, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: One of the all times popular on-screen jodi of Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit is set to return together after 18 years for Indra Kumar’s Total Dhamaal. Director Indra Kumar shares, “All three of us are shooting together 26 years after Beta and I’m excited about reuniting with my blockbuster jodi. They play husband and […]

Kareena Kapoor Khan will not be part of ‘Aapla Manus’

By The Frontier Post | April 17, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Now it is confirmed that Kareena Kapoor Khan will not be part of the upcoming Aapla Manus of Ashutosh Gowariker project. Earlier reports suggested that Kareena being roped in for the Hindi remake of Ashutosh Gowariker’s Aapla Manus have been surfacing on the internet for quite some time now and  it was […]

Katrina gets a new wax statue at Madame Tussauds in New York

By The Frontier Post | April 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: Statue of Bollywood’s stunning actress Katrina Kaif has been placed at Madame Tussauds in New York. In a photo posted on social networking site Twitter, Katrina is seen wearing a gold sequined lehenga as she strikes a dance pose. Her statue has been placed next to Bollywood veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan […]

Kangana believes social media is time consuming

By The Frontier Post | April 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut has said that she finds social media time-consuming and adding she is not on social media for many reasons and one of them is that I feel it’s so consuming. Kangana, who will next be seen in Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, said that she doesn’t feel the need for […]

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