Top Stories

Pakistan offers joint investigation into Kabul attacks: FO

By The Frontier Post | February 3, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Saturday offered to Afghanistan joint investigation into the recent terrorist attacks in Afghan capital Kabul, the foreign office said. Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua floated the suggestion in talks between senior officials of the two countries in Kabul that were held days after the Taliban-claimed responsibility for deadly attacks on Jan. 27 […]

SC summons audit report in substandard stents case

By The Frontier Post | February 3, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Saturday ordered the attorney general to submit within a week the audit report of Rs35 million handed to Pakistani scientist Dr Samar Mubarakmand for the production of coronary stents. A three-member bench, headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar, resumed the hearing of the suo motu case […]

Asma Rani murder case: Police arrest accomplice of main suspect

By The Frontier Post | February 3, 2018

F.P. Report KOHAT: Police on Saturday claimed to have arrested a close accomplice of the prime suspect Mujahid Afridi in the Asma Rani murder case. Police said that the arrested accomplice Shahzeb, a resident of KDA area of the city, assisted Mujahid in fleeing the country after the brutal murder of Asma Rani. A local […]

Pakistan wants mutual respect, equality-based relations with US: Aizaz

By The Frontier Post | February 3, 2018

WASHINGTON (INP): Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United States (US), Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry has said that Pakistan would like to have good relations with the United States based on mutual respect and equality. In an interview conducted by Mr Jeremy Hobson and Ms Dina Kesbeh for National Public Radio (NPR) s programme “Here & Now”, Aizaz […]

Terror spate: Afghan government’s reaction based on misconceptions: NSC

By The Frontier Post | February 2, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The National Security Committee (NSC) Friday strongly condemned recent spate of terror attacks in Afghanistan and observed that the reaction of the Afghan government was based on misconceptions created by certain foreign elements. The 18th meeting of the NSC met here under the chair of Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and attended […]

Air chief witnesses live missile firing of JF-17 Thunder

By The Frontier Post | February 2, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman Friday witnessed live missile firing of JF-17 Thunder at the Sonmiani Firing Range. Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman was chief guest at the ceremony, a press release said. Addressing on the occasion, the air chief said, “We are thankful […]

Global

Two children among four killed in latest Mumbai fire

By The Frontier Post | January 4, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: At least four persons including two children were killed and five other were injured in a fire in Mumbai on Thursday morning. It was the third deadly inferno which hit India´s financial capital in just a few weeks. As per the Indian media the fire broke out on the fourth floor of […]

Read More

23 civilians killed in Russian airstrikes in Syria

By The Frontier Post | January 4, 2018

Monitoring Desk BEIRUT: At least 23 civilians were killed in airstrikes conducted by Russian planes on Wednesday in the Syrian Eastern Ghouta, near Damascus. The local Human Rights group told international media outlet that 18 persons were killed Misraba area in Russian airstrikes and five others died in government shelling in the area. The media […]

Read More

Iran stages pro-government rallies after sixth day of protests

By The Frontier Post | January 4, 2018

Monitoring Desk TEHRAN: Thousands of Iranians took part in pro-government rallies in several cities on Wednesday in a state-sponsored show of force after six days of street unrest that has shaken the clerical leadership and left 21 people dead. State television broadcast live pictures of rallies in the southwestern cities of Kermanshah and Ilam and […]

Read More

48 killed in Peru bus accident

By The Frontier Post | January 4, 2018

Monitoring Desk LIMA: At least 48 people were killed in Peru when a bus collided with a truck and careened off a cliff along a sharply curving highway north of the capital Lima, emergency services officials said. The accident on Tuesday took place on the Panamericana Norte highway near the area of Pasamayo on the […]

Read More

Norway suspends arms sales to UAE

By The Frontier Post | January 4, 2018

Monitoring Desk OSLO: Norway has suspended exports of weapons and ammunition to the United Arab Emirates over concerns they could be used in the war in Yemen, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday. The UAE is part of a Saudi-led coalition formed in 2015 to fight the Iran-aligned Houthi group that controls most of northern […]

Read More

Israeli death penalty advocates win preliminary vote in parliament

By The Frontier Post | January 4, 2018

Monitoring Desk JERUSALEM: Israel’s parliament gave preliminary approval on Wednesday for legislation that would make it easier for a court to pass a death sentence on assailants convicted of murder in attacks classified as terrorism. Israeli military courts – which handle cases involving Palestinians in the occupied West Bank – already have the power to […]

Read More

.

Pakistan

House of PPP’s Chattan attacked with missiles in Bajaur Agency

By The Frontier Post | March 18, 2018

F.P. Report KHAR: House of former MNA and leader of Pakistan Peoples Party leader Syed Akhunzada Chattan’s house in Bajaur Agency was targeted by unknown persons after firing a round of missile on late Saturday night. Political administration of Bajaur Agency confirmed that the former MNA was present in the house when it came under attack; […]

Three of five abducted polio workers released in Mohmand Agency

By The Frontier Post | March 18, 2018

F.P. Report GHALLANAI: The abducted polio workers were released on late Saturday night in Mohmand Agency. According to details, three of five polio workers, who were abducted from Musakhel in Mohmand Agency, were released and two other members of polio workers were killed in the attack. Political administration told media persons that unidentified gunmen opened fire […]

Main political parties to hold rallies today

By The Frontier Post | March 18, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The leading political parties of the country will hold political rallies in different parts of the country on Sunday to show their political strength and gathered people support before the general election. According to details, former premier and Quaid of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) will hold a power show on Sunday in […]

PPP wants debate on Article 62, 63 in Parliament after election: Bilawal

By The Frontier Post | March 18, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that PPP has decided to debate on the Article 62 and 63 in the Parliament again after the upcoming general election. Bilawal said this while talking to private news channel. He reiterated that the party had previously also tried to amend Article […]

CJP donates his organs to SIUT

By The Frontier Post | March 18, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar paid a visit to SIUT on Saturday where he announced that he had decided to donate his organs to the institute. SIUT founder Dr Adeeb Rizvi spoke on the occasion of the chief justice’s visit and said that the business of selling kidneys illegally had grown at […]

Candidate with better numbers will become Opp leader: Sanjrani

By The Frontier Post | March 18, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani on Saturday said that the one with better numbers will become the opposition leader in the Upper House of parliament. Talking to media persons after visiting the Quaid’s mausoleum in Karachi, he thanked Asif Zardari, Bilawal Bhutto and Imran Khan for their cooperation in Senate elections. Replying to […]

Afghanistan

Ghani apologizes to women for using word ‘shawl’

By The Frontier Post | December 4, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL : President Ashraf Ghani has apologized to the country’s women over using word “shawl” in a speech, the Presidential Palace said on Sunday. “Some individuals who want to mislead the minds of common people had misinterpreted the president’s speech,” a statement from the Presidential Palace said. “The word shawl was meant to […]

Read More

At least six dead in Jalalabad suicide bombing

By The Frontier Post | December 3, 2017

KABUL (TOLO News): At least six civilians, including a woman and a child, were killed and 13 others wounded on Sunday in a blast in Jalalabad. The incident occurred at around 1:30pm in PD-1 of Jalalabad city after a suicide bomber on a motorcycle detonated his explosives, a spokesman for the provincial governor Attaullah Khoghyani […]

Read More

Ghani apologizes to Afghan woman after controversial head scarf remarks

By The Frontier Post | December 3, 2017

KABUL (NNI): President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani apologized to the Afghan woman after his controversial remarks regarding the head scarf put him under immense pressure, mainly from the women and rights activists. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said President Ghani is one of the main advocates for women’s rights and has […]

Read More

Senior Taliban commander killed in Jawzjan province

By The Frontier Post | December 3, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Senior Taliban Commander, Mullah Shafiq was killed in the clashes with Afghan security forces in Jawzjan province of Afghanistan early Sunday morning. Mohammad Reza Ghafoori, spokesman of governor has said that groups of Taliban fighters in the leadership of  Mullah Shafiq attacked the security check-posts in Shebrghan-Mazar highway. He added that the […]

Read More

Kandahar governor not sacked: Ghani spokesman

By The Frontier Post | December 3, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The Afghan government rejected reports regarding the alleged dismissal of Zalmai Weesa as provincial governor of southern Kandahar province. A presidential spokesman Dawa Khan Meenapal has said reports regarding the dismissal of Zalmai Weesa are incorrect. This comes reports emerged earlier suggesting that the Kandahar governor and intelligence chief have been sacked […]

Read More

Taliban shadow deputy governor for Helmand among 5 killed in ambush

By The Frontier Post | December 3, 2017

Monitoring Desk LASHKRGAH: Taliban shadow deputy governor for Helamand province and his four aides were killed in an ambush and shadow governor was reported killed in airstrike two days ago, sources said Saturday. Mullah Naser, Taliban shadow deputy governor for Helmand, was on way to Nawzad district Nov. 30 when ambushed by unknown gunmen, informed […]

Read More

Business

QMobile tributes Misbah-ul-Haq

By The Frontier Post | September 27, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: In line with its commitments to promote sports in Pakistan and to highlight the services of our legends in International cricket, QMobile hosted a tribute ceremony for Pakistan’s # 1 test skipper ‘Misbah-ul-Haq’ along with the inauguration of  1st Telecom Cup 2017. The event showcased the efforts& contribution of Misbah ul Haq […]

43 Pakistani companies to participate in Shangai expo

By The Frontier Post | September 27, 2017

F.P. Report Karachi: Forty-three companies from Pakistan will display its products and to participate in Inter-textile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics & Yarn Expo in Shangai city of China which will be held from 11-13 October 2017. Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) has informed that Pakistan’s 38 companies are participating directly in the expo, whereas the five companies […]

Bank Alfalah received Best Bank of the year Award

By The Frontier Post | September 20, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: Bank Alfalah was awarded with the Best Bank of 2017 for providing better contribution to national development and the most effective management. Bank Alfalah received the honor at the second Pakistan Banking Awards which were jointly organized by Institute of Bankers, A.F Ferguson and Company and Dawn Media group. The same award […]

Pakistan borrowed $ 19.66 bn loans in four years

By The Frontier Post | September 19, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Despite the high claims of PML-N regarding bringing revolution in the economic sector, the federal government had taken loans of $ 19.66 billion in the last four years. The local media outlet claims that during June 2013 and June 2017 Pakistan borrowed the highest numbers of load from the international institutions including […]

SBP allows commencement of banking business to Bank of China

By The Frontier Post | September 18, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has allowed commencement of banking business to the Bank of China Limited, a spokesman of the central bank told on Monday. “Earlier, SBP had issued a banking license to the bank in the month of May 2017. The Bank of China Limited has complied with the important […]

PM Abbasi directs officials to expands exports to different markets

By The Frontier Post | September 13, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi chaired a meeting of ministry of Commerce to review the balance of trade and measures to increase the exports. Ministry of Commerce presented several short and medium term alternatives to boost the exports and control the imports. The Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi directed the officials to […]

.

Sports

Mohammad Amir ruled out of ODI series against Sri Lanka due to shin injury

By The Frontier Post | October 7, 2017

DUBAI (Monitoring Desk): Pakistan suffered a major setback ahead of the ODI series against Sri Lanka when the fast bowler Mohammad Aamir was ruled out of the five-match series due to a stress injury in his right shin. Amir, 25, was taken off the field after bowling 19.3 overs in Sri Lanka’s first innings on […]

Read More

Sri Lanka opt to bat against Pakistan in Dubai Test

By The Frontier Post | October 6, 2017

F.P. Report DUBAI: Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat first in the day-night Test against Pakistan in Dubai on Friday. The narrow win gives Sri Lanka a unique chance for a series win over Pakistan at UAE, where Pakistan have won five and drawn four series in the UAE since the 2009. […]

Read More

International players reach Karachi for hockey tournament

By The Frontier Post | October 3, 2017

KARACHI (PPI): Hockey players from Australia were to reach the city Tuesday evening whereas goalkeepers from Argentina have already arrived to participate in Nishan-e-Haider Hockey Tournament that begins Wednesday. Upon their arrival at the airport Argentinian goalkeepers said they will play their role in reviving international events in Pakistan. The players were pleased to come […]

Read More

Shahid Afridi joins Karachi Kings for PSL 3

By The Frontier Post | October 3, 2017

LAHORE (APP): Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi on Tuesday joined Karachi Kings for Pakistan Super League’s third season. Afridi was affiliated with Peshawar Zalmi and was part of their victorious campaign in the last season before missing the final due to a hand injury. As part of the trade, Peshawar Zalmi and Karachi Kings will […]

Read More

Qalandars’ Rising Stars initiative ‘discovering talent, changing lives’: Elliott

By The Frontier Post | October 3, 2017

LAHORE (Monitoring Desk): Former New Zealand all-rounder Grant Elliott and prominent commentator Danny Morrison arrived here on Tuesday ahead of Lahore Qalandars’ Rising Stars matches. Addressing a press conference along with Lahore Qalandars owner Rana Fawad and Director of Cricket Aqib Javed, Elliott and Morrison heaped praise on the PSL franchise’s grass-roots talent development program. […]

Read More

Wales forward Bale ruled out of World Cup qualifiers

By The Frontier Post | October 3, 2017

LONDON (Agencies): Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale has been ruled out of Wales’ World Cup 2018 qualifiers against Georgia and the Republic of Ireland this week, the Football Association of Wales (FAW) has confirmed. Bale was a doubt for the games having picked up a still unspecified muscle injury in Madrid’s 3-1 Champions League win […]

Read More

.

Fashion

Technology

Health

.

Travel

.

Article

.

Editorial

Letters to Editor

Signup for Daily Updates

Just enter your email below and get an email with the latest post.