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Imran Khan won’t get any place to hide after 2018 elections: Nawaz Sharif

By The Frontier Post | January 6, 2018

–Says SC’s Panama ruling spreading chaos in country F.P. Report KOT MOMINABAD: Ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday challenged that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan would not get any place to hide himself after upcoming general elections in 2018. While addressing Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) public gathering in Kot Mominabad, Nawaz Sharif thanked his […]

SC summons report on government-run hospitals within ten days

By The Frontier Post | January 6, 2018

–CJP says Punjab govt spending millions on publicity –Warns against halting Orange Line Train-like projects   F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Saturday has summoned reports from Medical Superintendents (MSs) on the conditions prevalent at government-run hospitals in Pakistan within ten days. A three-member bench heard suo moto […]

MQM-P Rauf Siddiqui made suspect in Factory fire case

By The Frontier Post | January 6, 2018

Naimat Khan KARACHI: An Anti-terrorism Court (ATC) Saturday ordered that former minister and leader of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan, Rauf Siddiqui, shall be made a part of the investigation regarding the deadly 2012 Baldia Factory fire. Acting upon Rangers prosecutor’s petition, the court also ordered to include Siddiqui in suspects of the Baldia factory fire. […]

Nawaz criticising institutions rather than being held answerable: Imran

By The Frontier Post | January 6, 2018

F.P. Report CHAKWAL: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Saturday once again criticised former prime minister Nawaz Sharif for mocking the nation’s institutions just to safeguard his alleged corruption. The PTI chairman addressing a public gathering in Chakwal ahead of the PS-20 by-election scheduled to be held on January 9, said that those who […]

‘Truth is stronger than fiction’: FO reacts to India’s removal of news on Kulbhushan Jadhav

By The Frontier Post | January 6, 2018

ISLAMABAD (APP): Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal says the Indian Government has got removed news story telling truth about convicted spy Kulbhushan Jadhav from a newspaper. In a tweet, he said the journalist reporting the story has also gone missing and is untraceable for his family and friends since then. The Foreign Office Spokesperson […]

Hearing of appeal against SHC order in Shahzeb murder case transferred to Islamabad

By The Frontier Post | January 6, 2018

Naimat Khan KARACHI/ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan, Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, has ordered immediate transfer of petition from Supreme Court Branch Registry Karachi to Principal Seat Islamabad and to fix the matter for hearing, says release from register office. “The petitioners asserting to be the residents of same locality/city where the incident of Shahzeb […]

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Trump Jerusalem move sparks Palestinian protests, clashes

By The Frontier Post | December 7, 2017

RAMALLAH (AFP): US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital sparked Palestinian protests, clashes and a call for a new intifada on Thursday as fears grew of fresh bloodshed in the region. Trump’s announcement also prompted an almost universal diplomatic backlash that continued on Thursday, with fresh warnings from Turkey, the European Union […]

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French president arrives in Qatar amid four Arab states boycott of Doha

By The Frontier Post | December 7, 2017

Monitoring Desk DOHA: French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Qatar for a one-day tour to the country amid the four Middle East states announced boycott of Doha. President Macron landed in Doha on Thursday and immediately traveled to the vast al-Udeid Air Base where he shake hands with the American and French soldiers who were […]

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Lebanon’s PM to meet world powers

By The Frontier Post | December 7, 2017

Monitoring Desk PARIS: Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri will travel to Paris on Friday to attend a meeting of the International Lebanon Support Group hosted by French President Emmanuel Macron. The meeting will discuss ways to stabilize Lebanon after it plunged into turmoil following Hariri’s sudden resignation as prime minister a month ago. The group, […]

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More than 400 Nigerians repatriated from Libya

By The Frontier Post | December 7, 2017

Monitoring Desk LAGOS: At least 401 Nigerians trapped in detention centers across Libya have been repatriated to their home country in the last 24 hours, an official said on Wednesday. Some 257 Nigerians arrived early Wednesday, less than 24 hours after 144 of their compatriots returned from the troubled north African nation, Joseph Alabi, spokesman […]

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Putin to seek 4th term as president

By The Frontier Post | December 7, 2017

Monitoring Desk MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he will contest the March 2018 elections to seek his fourth term as president. Putin’s announcement came during his address to workers at an automobile factory in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia’s fifth largest city. “Yes, I will run for the president in next year’s election,” Putin […]

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Saudi, UAE announce new bloc in bid to sabotage GCC

By The Frontier Post | December 7, 2017

Monitoring Desk DUBAI:  Gulf allies Saudi Arabia and the UAE have signed new bilateral military and economic partnership outside of the umbrella of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), according to an Emirati foreign ministry announcement, hours before the GCC summit in Kuwait. According to the statement, a new committee will be formed to oversee military, […]

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Tahirul Qadri leaves for UK

By The Frontier Post | February 1, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Chief of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Allama Tahirul Qadri left for United Kingdom via Turkey on Wednesday where he will participate in different programs including lectures at different universities. Later on he will go to Canada for his medical checkup before going to Saudi Arabia for performing Umrah. He will spend some […]

Senate committee recommends inquiry of police encounters in last five years

By The Frontier Post | February 1, 2018

Naimat Khan KARACHI: A senate Committee on the human Rights on Wednesday, while urging “to bring law enforcement agencies under the law, recommended that police encounters, which had occurred during the last five years, should be investigated. A meeting of the Senate’s functional committee on the human rights was held with Senator Nasreen Jalil of […]

President stresses upon enhanced cooperation among ECO members

By The Frontier Post | February 1, 2018

F.P. Report Islamabad: President Mamnoon Hussain has said that ECO region, located at the crossroads, has both the potential and the capacity to function as a bridge between North and South, Europe and Asia. He further stressed the importance of combating transnational crimes including terrorism, money laundering & drug trafficking and reiterated the significance of […]

PM inaugurates expansion of ‘Waseela e Taleem’ prog

By The Frontier Post | February 1, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Mnister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi inaugurated expansion of, BISP’s education initiative ‘Waseela-e-Taleem’ which focuses on enrollment and retention of primary school going children in 50 districts across Pakistan. The inauguration was held in BISP headquarters and was attended by Minister of State and Chairperson BISP MNA Marvi Memon, Secretary BISP Mr. Omar […]

ANF seizes 1.116 Tons narcotics, arrests 27

By The Frontier Post | February 1, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Anti Narcotics Force (ANF) has seized 1.116 Tons narcotics and arrested 27 persons including  four ladies in drug smuggling. The Force also impounded eight (08) vehicles while conducting 24 counter-narcotic strikes across the country. The seized drugs comprised 748.6 Kg Opium, 348.9 Kg Hashish, 17.2 Kg Heroin and 1.2 Kg Amphetamine. As […]

Murad says Karachi’s Mehsud Jirga not good, Court should take Notice

By The Frontier Post | January 31, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the provincial government was serious to arrest SSP Rao Anwar to investigate further the Naqibullah Mehsood murder case. This he said while talking to media at Hindu Gymkhana where he attended NAPA Convocation 2015-17 as chief guest. He was accompanied by Culture […]

Afghanistan

Three police officials killed, two injured in IED blast

By The Frontier Post | September 15, 2017

Monitoring Desk HERAT: At least three police officials were killed and two others were injured in a bomb blast in Khashrod district of Nimroz province. Security officials told media persons that an improvised explosive device went off under a police van in Shashba area in Khashrod district, in a result three police officials were killed […]

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Two injured in rocket attack on health department vehicle

By The Frontier Post | September 14, 2017

F.P. Report KUNDUZ: At least two persons including a doctor and others were injured in a rocket attack on employees of Public health department in the trouble Kunduz province of Afghanistan. Administrator of Khanabad district, Qudratullah Safi, told media persons that the unknown criminals fired a rocket on the vehicle of public health department at […]

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Three died, four injured in clash of two warlords

By The Frontier Post | September 14, 2017

F.P. Report KUNDUZ: As many as three persons were killed and injured four others during a clash between the gunmen of two warlords in Takhar province. Spokesman of Takhar police, Abdul Khalil Aseer told that the clash took place between the supporters of Commander Mullah Piram Qul and Jamal in the Rustaq district bazaar just […]

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Three Taliban fighters killed in Drone strike

By The Frontier Post | September 13, 2017

Monitoring Desk JALALABAD: At least three Taliban fighters were killed in a drone strike which was conducted in Lalpura district of Nangarhar province. Spokesman of Taliban, Zabihullah Mujahid told local that the Foreign forces in Afghanistan targeted Taliban hideouts in the Lalpura district of Nangarhar and killed three fighters. The local police sources claimed that […]

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Residents of Qarabagh protest against NATO forces for distribution of blasphemous pamphlet

By The Frontier Post | September 13, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The inhabitants of Qarabagh district of Kabul protested against the NATO-led forces for distributing blasphemous pamphlets in the area. Hundreds of people held a rally in Qarabagh district and chanted slogans against the America and NATO forces for distributing the blasphemous content. The protestors also blamed the government for keeping silence towards […]

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Four Taliban fighters killed in Kandahar operation

By The Frontier Post | September 12, 2017

F.P. Report KANDAHAR: Ministry of Defence (MoD) claimed that three Taliban fighters were killed and two were injured in a operation conducted by security forces in Miawand district of Kandahar on Tuesday. The operation was started against the anti state elements in Maiwand district of the province with the aim to clear the area from […]

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Coach Mickey Arthur to meet PCB officials

By The Frontier Post | July 24, 2017

LAHORE (Monitoring Desk): Head coach Mickey Arthur is expected to meet with officials from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Monday where he will be consulted in chalking out future course of action for the team. Arthur, who arrived in Lahore late Sunday night, is set to meet with Chief Selector Inzamam-ul-Haq and Director of […]

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PCB receives Champions Trophy prize money from ICC

By The Frontier Post | July 24, 2017

KARACHI (PPI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) received the Champions Trophy prize money, Rs230 million, from the International Cricket Council (ICC) and is ready to distribute it among players. Pakistan beat India in the final to be crowned the 2017 Champions Trophy winners and bagged a total prize money of $2,200,000 (which is approximately Rs230 million) which […]

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Manchester United edges Real Madrid on penalty kicks

By The Frontier Post | July 24, 2017

LONDON (AFP): Anthony Martial offered Jose Mourinho a timely reminder of his attacking prowess Sunday despite missing from the spot in Manchester United’s penalty shootout victory over Real Madrid. After a hugely impressive debut campaign at Old Trafford under Louis van Gaal, Martial struggled to consistently produce the goods under Mourinho last season — prompting […]

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Aisam wins thriller to clinch Hall of Fame Doubles Championship

By The Frontier Post | July 23, 2017

NEWPORT (AFP): Continuing his superb form this year, Pakistan’s tennis star Aisam ul Haq has added yet another feather to his cap by winning the doubles title of the ATP Hall of Fame Tennis Championship, held in Newport. The top seeded pair of Aisam and Rajeev Ram – his partner from the US – defeated […]

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Ashes series under threat from Australia pay dispute, says players union – report

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

MELBOURNE (AFP): Australia’s cricketers union is reportedly warning its players this summer’s home Ashes series might be scrapped, even if a new pay deal can be reached tentatively with Cricket Australia (CA). According to Fairfax Media, the head of the Australian Cricketers’ Association (ACA), Alistair Nicholson, sent an email on Saturday to players, warning the Test series against […]

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Hasan Ali signs up for Caribbean Premier League: sources

By The Frontier Post | July 22, 2017

LAHORE (Monitoring Desk): Pakistan pacer and Champions Trophy hero Hasan Ali has been signed by West Indies’ popular T20 venture Caribbean Premier League (CPL), sources within the Pakistan Cricket Board said. According to the sources, the star bowler will be featuring for CPL franchise St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, which also boasts the likes of […]

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