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PPP always works for strengthening institutions: Bilawal

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

F.P. Report CHINIOT: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that his party always works for strengthening the institutions. Bilawal said this while addressing to a press conference at Chiniot on Thursday. He said that PPP will only make alliance to those parties who are agreeing with the party manifesto and reject […]

Apex Court allows Sheikh Waqas Akram to contest general election

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday has dismissed petitions challenging Sheikh Waqas Akram candidacy from NA-115 Jhang constituency. According to details, One Muhammad Imran voter of the constituency challenged the Sheikh Waqas candidacy. However, the election tribunal and then the Lahore High Court had both ruled in Akram’s favor following which the petitioner […]

Army representatives denies any link with upcoming polls

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: General Headquarters, representative has assured the senate committee that Pakistan Army has no link and involvement in the General elections 2018. This he said while briefing the Senate Standing Committee on Thursday regarding the army’s connection with the elections. He said that army personnel were only provided on the ECP request to […]

Imran Khan assures ECP of not using abusive language against political rivals

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan has assured the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) of not using abusive language against political rivals during election campaigns. Imran Khan did not appear before the ECP on Thursday and his lawyer Babar Awan represented him and he appeared before four-member commission headed by Sindh’s Abdul […]

Federal gov’t decides not to collect sales, income tax from FATA/PATA for three months

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The caretaker federal cabinet Wednesday decided to contribute a portion of its salary in the fund meant for construction of Diamer Basha and Mohmand dams. The cabinet meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Justice (R) Nasir-ul-Mulk here at the PM Office, gave its seal of approval to the plan, under which the cabinet […]

Imran can not become PM through conspiracy: Bilawal

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

F.P. Report LALA MUSA: PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said Imran Khan can not become Prime Minister (PM) through conspiracy. “Imran Khan can not become PM through conspiracy. If he is so confident about his popularity then why he runs away from fair and transparent polls. People of Punjab like PPP ideology and Imran […]

Global

Hadi has no regrets about seeking Saudi help

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk SANAA: Yemeni President Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi says he has no regrets about requesting help from a Saudi-led coalition cobbled together in 2015 to help his government fight the Houthi rebel group. In a late Tuesday interview with the BBC, Hadi described the Saudi-led coalition’s Operation Decisive Storm as one of the most “successful” […]

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Australia succeeds in stopping migrants

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

CANBERRA (AP): When Abdul Aziz reached Australia’s Christmas Island aboard a smuggler’s boat in 2013, he had no idea that weeks earlier his fate as a refugee from Sudan seeking a new life in a new world had been sealed. Australia drew a line in the sand on July 19 of that year to stem […]

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Thai cave boys recount ordeal in public appearance

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

CHIANG RAI (Reuters): The 12 boys and their soccer coach rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand waved, smiled and offered traditional “wai” greetings in their first public appearance on Wednesday at a national broadcast in the northern province of Chiang Rai. Doctors, relatives and friends, some in yellow traditional garb, greeted the boys, aged […]

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US Congress willing to consider new sanctions on Russia: Ryan

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

WASHINGTON (Sputnik): The United States Congress is willing to consider new sanctions against Russia over its alleged interference in American elections, US House Speaker Paul Ryan told reporters during a press briefing on Tuesday. “We just conducted a yearlong investigation into Russia’s interference in our elections. They did interfere in our elections, it’s really clear.” […]

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PM: Israel prepared for ‘any scenario’ in Gaza

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk JERUSALEM: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday said that Israel was prepared for “any scenario” in the blockaded Gaza Strip, according to an official statement. “We are in the midst of a battle that involves an exchange of blows and I can tell you that the [Israeli] army is ready for any […]

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EU, Japan ink biggest trade deal

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk TOKYO: The European Union and Japan signed an Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) on Tuesday in the Japanese capital Tokyo. The trade agreement, which will create an open trade zone covering over 600 million people, is the biggest ever negotiated by the EU, according to a statement from the European Commission. European Commission President […]

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Pakistan

Pakistan’s tallest woman Zainab Bibi dies at 46

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

F.P. Report FAISALABAD: Pakistan’s tallest woman, Zainab Bibi, passed away in Faisalabad at the age of 46. Former record holder of the ‘world’s tallest woman’ in Guinness Book of World Record, Zainab Bibi was admitted to Faisalabad’s Allied Hospital for last couple of months. Zainab Bibi got fame in 1998 when she appeared in TV […]

People to reject PML-N in upcoming polls: Pervaiz Elahi

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

F.P. Report GUJRAT: Senior leader of Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi has criticized the PML-N leaderships for trying to creating political havoc in the country and adding that people will not welcome the Nawaz Sharif’s narrative in the upcoming general elections. This he said while addressing to a public meeting in Gujrat. Former […]

PSP to form next government in Sindh: Mustafa Kamal

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

F.P. Report HYDERABAD: Chief of Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP), Mustafa Kamal has said that his party will clean sweep in the upcoming general elections to form government and it will open doors of development in the Sindh province. This he said while inaugurating a party election office at Latifabad Unit-9 area of the city on […]

PTI worker injured in firing incident

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Police has said that a worker of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) was injured in a firing incident in Quaidabad area of Karachi late Wednesday night. Police told media outlet that PTI worker Rehmat Ali was injured when shots were fired at a PTI office located near Daud Chowrangi and adding that the firing […]

Terrorism big challenge for Pakistan: Caretaker FM

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Caretaker Foreign Minister Abdullah Hussain Haroon says terrorism remains a big challenge for Pakistan. Addressing a conference in Islamabad on Wednesday, he pointed out that recent terrorist attacks in Bannu and Mastung clearly indicate that more needs to be done to wipe out terrorism. He held global situation is evolving rapidly, therefore, […]

Roadmap to be prepared for implementation of National Water Policy: Ali Zafar

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Water Resources Barrister Syed Ali Zafar Wednesday said that it was right time to draft guidelines for an implementation plan of the national water policy considering the prevalent conditions of water scarcity in the country. While addressing the first meeting of the National Water Task Force, the minister advised […]

Afghanistan

Fraudulent polls not acceptable to political parties: Hekmatyar

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Head of Hizb-e-Islami Afghanistan, Engineer Gulbadin Hekmatyar has said the election would not be acceptable to them if the polling process was fraudulent. Talking to reporters in Kabul on Tuesday, Hekmatyar said the voter registration process was full of frauds. If the electoral process continued in the similar style, it would create […]

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11 troops, 23 Taliban dead in clash, airstrike

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk KHOST: Afghan officials say 11 security men and 23 Taliban gunmen were killed in a clash and airstrike in Paktiya province. Tens of Taliban gunmen attacked an outpost of Afghan National Army (ANA) in Zawo area of Zurmat district, said Col. Asadullah Salimi, coordination commander of security organs in Paktia province. “ANA troops […]

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16 border police killed, hurt in attack

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk KANDAHAR: At least 25 Taliban gunmen and 16 border police were killed and wounded during a clash in the bordering Arghistan district of Kandahar province, police said Tuesday. Tens of Taliban fighters swarmed border police posts in the Onki area of Arghistan district, said Zida Durrani, spokesman of Kandahar police. The ensuing fighting […]

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58 captives freed from Taliban jail

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Security forces released 58 captives including security men from a Taliban jail in the Musa Kala district, the claimed Tuesday. The troops of 7th Kandak of Special Forces in Helmand province raided the Taliban jail in Musa Kala district and freed 58 hostages from the jail, the Special Forces said in a […]

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Taliban seize security posts in Kunduz province

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk KUNDUZ: Taliban gunmen seized at least two outposts of Afghan forces in the Imam Sahib District of Kunduz province, officials said Tuesday. The Taliban gunmen attacked security posts in Joye Begum area of Imam Sahib district earlier Tuesday, sparking a heavy gun-battle, said Mahboobullah Saeedi, administrator of the same district. He told AIP […]

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Nimroz projects to generate 1,000 jobs

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk ZARANJ: Around 1,000 people will get work opportunities and hundreds of families benefit from 38 development projects lunched in Nimroz province, officials said on Tuesday. Governor Eng. Mohammad Sami told Afghan media service the projects would help generate job opportunities for youth. He termed the role people in such projects vital and asked […]

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Business

Dell to launch of its G Series

By The Frontier Post | July 19, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Committed to providing the ultimate gaming experience for everyone, Dell announced the launch of its new Dell G Series on Wednesday, in association with the Pakistan Rugby Union. Revitalizing the Dell’s gaming portfolio this suite of PCs is designed and engineered for the gamer who prioritizes performance and excellent gameplay. Delivering gaming […]

Gold falls 2018 low amidst quiet markets

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

LONDON (Agencies): Gold hit its lowest in a year on Tuesday as the dollar steadied and most other markets were subdued before Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell testifies to the US Congress. Powell will likely reiterate the Fed’s plan for gradual monetary policy tightening as he takes his upbeat view of the US economy to […]

Pakistan ranked low in digital literacy

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk KARACHI: Despite a rapid increase in internet connectivity and gender parity in Pakistan, the country has been ranked lower than India, Iran, Sri Lanka and even Bangladesh on the Inclusive Internet Index of the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), primarily due to unavailability of content in local language. On the index, Pakistan stood at […]

EU, Japan ink biggest trade deal

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk TOKYO: The European Union and Japan signed an Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) on Tuesday in the Japanese capital Tokyo. The trade agreement, which will create an open trade zone covering over 600 million people, is the biggest ever negotiated by the EU, according to a statement from the European Commission. European Commission President […]

Aircraft sales to hit $6.3tn on China trade

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

NEW YORK (BBC News): China will pass the US as the biggest air travel market within 10-15 years, driving a big rise in aircraft sales, the world’s largest jet maker says. Boeing’s latest global industry report predicts airlines will need 42,700 aircraft over the next 20 years, up 3% on last year’s forecast. Boeing valued […]

Israel shuts Gaza’s only commercial crossing

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk GAZA CITY: Israel on Tuesday shut down the Gaza Strip’s only functioning commercial crossing, allowing only medicines and foodstuffs into the blockaded Palestinian territory, according to a Palestinian official. “Israel has enforced its Monday decision of closing the Kerem Shalom crossing,” Raed Fattouh, chairman of a Palestinian Authority-affiliated committee for the delivery of […]

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Sports

Pakistan crushes Zimbabwe in 3rd ODI by 9 wickets

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk BULAWAYO: Pakistan crushed Zimbabwe by nine wickets in third match of the five-match one-day international series on Wednesday and take decisive lead in the series. Zimbabwe won the toss and opted to bat first but all the batsmen were out cheaply on 67 runs as they have no answer for the Pakistan pace […]

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Andre Russel returns to Windies squad

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Guyana (Agencies): Andre Russell is set to turn out for the Windies in a one-day international for the first time since November 2015. The big-hitting all-rounder has been named on the 13-member squad to take on Bangladesh in three ODIs at home. Russell made his international comeback in the Windies v World XI Hurricane Challenge […]

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Not sad about leaving Real Madrid: Ronaldo

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Turin (Agencies): Star Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has said that he is not sad about leaving the Real Madrid club and expressed gratitude towards Juventus for taking him into the team. “I’m not sad about leaving Real Madrid, this is a big club and with all due respect players at this stage of my career […]

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Putin presents Trump World Cup football made in Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | July 17, 2018

HELSINKI (Agencies): Russian President Vladimir Putin presented his American counterpart Trump with a World Cup football, manufactured by Pakistan, a day after attending the final of the much-praised tournament in Moscow. Throwing it to his wife, Trump said he was happy to pass the ball on to his 12-year-old son Barron. The official match ball […]

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AGM gives Chairman PCB unqualified vote of confidence

By The Frontier Post | July 17, 2018

LAHORE (APP): The Pakistan Cricket Board’s General Body has unanimously given Chairman PCB Najam Sethi unqualified vote of confidence for his tireless efforts to revive cricket in Pakistan and to give new identity to Pakistan cricket by launching Pakistan Super League (PSL). The Elected Presidents of the Cricketing Regions of Pakistan gave their vote of […]

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Record scorer Cahill retires from Australia duty

By The Frontier Post | July 17, 2018

SYDNEY (Agencies): Australia’s all-time leading goal-scorer Tim Cahill retired from international football Tuesday, ending an illustrious career that has taken him to four World Cups. The 38-year-old, who scored 50 international goals in 107 appearances, last played for the Socceroos when he came off the bench for their final group game against Peru at the […]

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Fashion

Google Pays Tribute to Mehdi Hassan on his 91st Birthday

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: Google always pays tribute to great personalities and occasions with doodles. Today, a great Pakistani Ghazal singer Mehdi Hassan was honoured on his 91st birthday with Google’s doodle feature. In the past, Google also paid tribute to other well-known and legendary personalities of Pakistan such as Abdul Sattar Edhi, Nusrat Fateh Ali khan, Noor Jehan, Nazia Hassan and many others. […]

Saif Ali Khan all set to play Naga Sadhu in ‘Hunter’

By The Frontier Post | July 17, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Saif Ali Khan has garnered a lot of appreciation for his web series Sacred Games that is streaming on Netflix currently. Saif, however, was last seen on the big screen in Kaalakaandi that hit the theatres in January this year but unfortunately bombed at the box-office. The actor has not got a […]

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan looks stunning in latest photos

By The Frontier Post | July 17, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is currently in Paris with her sweetheart Aaradhya Bachchan. Thanks to all the social media updates, we know that the mother-daughter duo is having a blast together. The beauty is shooting for a brand endorsement in Paris and can be seen posing against the beautiful backdrops of Salon Opera. […]

Veteran Bollywood actress Rita Bhaduri passes away

By The Frontier Post | July 17, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: A familiar face in the world of Indian cinema and television world, actor Rita Bhaduri died in Mumbai on Tuesday. Rita passed away at the age of 62 after suffering from a Kidney ailment. The veteran was being treated at Mumbai’s Sujay Hospital in Vile Parle. Her untimely demise was shared by […]

‘Soorma’ gets a good start at the box-office

By The Frontier Post | July 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: After Ranbir Kapoor’s Sanju, it’s Diljit Dosanjh who is back with another biopic film. Made on the life of ace hockey player, Sandeep Singh, Soorma stars Diljit Dosanjh, Taapsee Pannu and Angad Bedi in important roles. As per the critics, Diljit Dosanjh has delivered one of the finest performances of his career. […]

Arjun Kapoor to miss special screening of ‘Dhadak’

By The Frontier Post | July 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Late Sridevi’s daughter Janhvi Kapoor is all set to make her Bollywood debut opposite Ishaan Khatter in Dharma Productions’ Dhadak. The film is an official remake of Marathi blockbuster – Sairat which was directed by Nagraj Manjule. Dhadak is slated for its release on July 20 and makers of the film will […]

Technology

Apple to invest $300 million in clean energy in China

By The Frontier Post | July 13, 2018

BEIJING (Agencies): Apple Inc will launch a $300 million clean energy fund in China, the firm said in a statement on Friday, working with its suppliers to invest in renewable energy projects that could power close to 1 million homes in the country. China’s government has made cutting pollution a key priority, putting pressure on […]

UK: Facebook fined over Cambridge Analytica data leak

By The Frontier Post | July 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk LONDON: Facebook has been fined £500,000 ($663,042) for failing to secure and protect users’ private information, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has announced. The fine, which is for breaching the Data Protection Act and is the maximum amount possible, was imposed on Facebook for failing to prevent the harvesting of users’ data by […]

Galaxy Note 9 looks a lot like the Note 8: reports

By The Frontier Post | July 11, 2018

Monitoring Desk An allegedly official render of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has been posted over at Android Headlines, and… well, there’s not a lot to see. The render only shows the front of the device, and if it’s accurate, the Note 9 will look almost identical to its predecessor from this angle. The bottom bezel might be slightly […]

Nokia X5 to arrives on July 11

By The Frontier Post | July 10, 2018

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: Nokia X6 arrived back in the middle of May, and now it’s time for the next phone from the portfolio of the Finnish brand. The Nokia X5 will be announced on July 11, as the company confirmed on Weibo. The event will take place in Beijing and will begin at 8 PM […]

Xiaomi reveals the launch date of Mi A2  

By The Frontier Post | July 9, 2018

Monitoring Desk BEIJING: The details about Xiaomi Mi A2 are appearing online time to time. Specifications and design details are already surfaced online, but the latest information has confirmed the exact models and revealed Xiaomi Mi A2 Launch Date. Xiaomi Mi A2 Launch Date Revealed & Color Options Leaked The launch date is expected on […]

Xiaomi to introduce Redmi S2 and Note 5 in Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | July 7, 2018

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD:  Global technology leader Xiaomi announces the launch of Redmi S2, touted as the best Redmi phone for selfies with a 16MP front camera that is powered by pixel binning technology and featuring AI Beautify. It also sports a 12MP + 5MP AI dual camera, coupled with AI face-unlocking, and is powered by […]

Health

High blood pressure could increase risk of dementia

By The Frontier Post | July 12, 2018

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: According to the latest research, having elevated blood pressure as an older adult predicts an increase in one of the hallmarks of Alzheimer’s disease. The study authors also saw an increased risk of brain lesions. A new study looks at hypertension and brain health in older age. High blood pressure, or hypertension, […]

Four people affected from dengue in Peshawar

By The Frontier Post | July 11, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Around four people have been affected due to Dengue virus in Peshawar, Dengue response unit reported. According to Dengue Response Unit Zar Wali son of Hashim Ali resident of Achene area Peshawar was brought to Khyber Teaching Hospital where his blood sample declared positive for dengue virus. The report further said that […]

Keeping the same doctor could help you live longer

By The Frontier Post | July 10, 2018

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: Those of you who have been seeing the same doctor over the years might be in luck — new research out of the U.K. suggests that visiting the same physician over time could save your life. In other words, if you want to live a long and healthy life but don’t […]

Committed to eradicate polio virus to protect children

By The Frontier Post | July 9, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Commissioner Karachi Muhammad Sualeh Ahmad Faruqui has said that government is committed to eradicate the polio virus and for the purpose making all out coordinated efforts on priority bases  to make Pakistan polio free country. and to protect our children from this  crippled disease. He said this while talking to the delegation […]

Beetle can be helpful in cancer treatment

By The Frontier Post | July 6, 2018

Monitoring Desk IZMIR: The poison of Paederus beetle will be a “ray of hope” for cancer treatment, a Turkish associate professor told Anadolu Agency. “It [poison] shows an adverse effect to cancer cells. Both our team and the colleagues that we work together abroad, are working on this poison. During the study it was found […]

Nuts could boost male fertility

By The Frontier Post | July 5, 2018

PARIS (AFP): Eating nuts “significantly” boosted the number and health of sperm in young men in a scientific trial, researchers said Wednesday. The findings “support a beneficial role for chronic nut consumption in sperm quality,” they said, but stressed the study participants were all healthy, apparently fertile men. The potential benefits of nuts for men […]

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Travel

Double-decker passenger plane to fly to Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | July 6, 2018

Monitoring Desk DUBAI: People travelling from Dubai to Pakistan and back will soon experience what it’s like to fly aboard Emirates’ A380 aircraft, the world’s largest commercial passenger plane. According to UAE-based newspaper Gulf News, the UAE-based carrier announced that it will operate a one-off A380 flight to Islamabad next week. The first Emirates double-decker […]

Emirates introduces VR seats for the first time in planes

By The Frontier Post | July 5, 2018

Monitoring Desk Dubai: Being able to check in online and choose seats prior to departure is a great way to travel. It doesn’t just take away the hassle of standing in long queues at the airports, it also helps ensure that one gets the aisle, window or whatever seat they prefer. Now, imagine actually seeing […]

Emirates to start daily Edinburgh–Dubai service

By The Frontier Post | July 4, 2018

Monitoring Desk DUBAI: Emirates plans to link the Scottish city of Edinburgh with Dubai, UAE from early October. The new flight will become the third daily service between Scotland and Dubai as Emirates already links the UAE and Scotland twice a day. Hubert Frach, divisional senior vice president, Emirates, elaborated, “We are increasing our capacity […]

Flight attendant lifestyle can increase risk of developing cancer

By The Frontier Post | June 28, 2018

Monitoring Desk People who work on U.S. flight crews have higher rates of certain types of cancer, according to a new study out of Harvard. Not only are flight crews more likely to be diagnosed with cancer, the longer they work in the field, the higher the risk of developing it becomes, researchers from the […]

Most and least expensive cities of World

By The Frontier Post | June 27, 2018

Monitoring Desk Four of the five most expensive cities in the world in which to live are in Asia, according to a new ranking of the cost of living. Hong Kong topped the 24th annual survey by Mercer, reclaiming the title of world’s dearest city from the oil-rich capital of Angola, Luanda, which ranked highest last […]

New Istanbul airport ‘trademark project’

By The Frontier Post | June 23, 2018

Monitoring Desk ANKARA: Istanbul’s new mega airport is a “trademark project” of Turkey, Minister of Transportation, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan said Friday. Talking to Anadolu Agency’s Editors Desk in capital Ankara, Arslan said: “It is a prestigious project. It is true. At the same time it is a trademark project for Turkey. At […]

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Article

After 17 years of ‘wasted effort’ in Afghanistan, no lessons learnt by US

By The Frontier Post | July 13, 2018

Syed Zafar Mehdi After nearly 17 years of war, chaos, mayhem, misery, death and destruction, the United States is seeking peace negotiations with the Taliban in Afghanistan. That the US has miserably lost the plot in the war-ravaged country is no secret, but to come back after 17 long years of fighting and talk about […]

Decoding of EU’s approach towards JCPOA

By The Frontier Post | July 12, 2018

Hanif Ghaffari The joint commission of the JCPOA had recently held a meeting at ministerial level with the presence of Iran and the five remaining members of the nuclear deal. In its latest statement on the recent meeting, the European Union has affirmed its commitment regarding the following objectives in good faith and in a […]

Is the World Cup whitewashing Russia’s crimes?

By The Frontier Post | July 11, 2018

Sam Hamad Russia has a primarily role in one of the biggest humanitarian disasters of this century while Putin erodes democracy both at home and abroad. The World Cup is Putin’s PR coup. It has become a grizzly routine for me to browse social media and come across pictures of dead Syrian children on my […]

The lone president: Trump’s isolation from White House, his Cabinet and world

By The Frontier Post | July 10, 2018

Gloria Shkurti Without any doubt, Donald Trump will be one of the most debated presidents of the United States. While it would be very difficult to speak about a specific Trump doctrine or legacy, Trump’s years in office will be associated with volatility and isolation. Trump’s moody character has led to a volatile domestic and […]

Global response to Rohingya crisis astonishingly slow

By The Frontier Post | July 9, 2018

Syed Zafar Mehdi In the crammed and dingy refugee camps of Cox’s Bazar, where almost a million Rohingya refugees are currently languishing in impoverished conditions, women who were gang-raped by Burmese security forces nearly 10 months ago are now giving birth to babies. These newborns are remi-nders of the inconceivable horror the Rohingya Muslim women […]

Strong messages from Pacific while Atlantic is stumbling

By The Frontier Post | July 8, 2018

Kerem Alkin Over the last 15 years, while we watch the rise of the Asia-Pacific region increase its weight in the world economy and politics, we see that they are aware of how meaningful it is for them to create significant cooperation opportunities with Turkey, whose playmaker role in Eurasia is rising. On the Atlantic […]

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Editorial

CPEC overselling and SEZs

By The Frontier Post | July 13, 2018

The PML-N government’s inability to develop the nine prioritized Special Economic Zones (SEZs) under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has surprised caretaker finance minister Dr. Shamshad Akhtar who has raised questions about ignoring the strategic initiative in the country. The 55th review meeting of CPEC revealed that over the past six weeks things could not […]

Suicide bomb blast in ANP rally

By The Frontier Post | July 12, 2018

Awami National Party candidate for PK 78, Haroon Bilour and 19 other people were martyred in a suicide bomb blast and 63 injured when the party rally was targeted in congested area of Peshawar city on Tuesday night. The attacker detonated his explosive built near the vehicle of ANP leader as he approached the rally […]

Delaying tactics

By The Frontier Post | July 11, 2018

It appears that the anti-dams political lobby with their remote control in federal government bureaucracy and banking institutions is bent upon to damage a national cause. The delaying tactics applied in opening bank account for donations to Diyamir basha and Mohamand Dams Fund give credence to this notion. Chief Justice of Pakistan, Mian saqib Nisar […]

High cost of water crisis

By The Frontier Post | July 10, 2018

For the first time in the history of Pakistan the water level at Tarbella dam reservoir has touched dead level in July. The water level has dropped to 1386 feet. Inflow into the dam storage is 115000 cusecs and outflow is 95000 cusecs. The water level in Mangla dam is 1122 feet and dead level […]

Transparency International advice

By The Frontier Post | July 9, 2018

The developed western countries on the one hand penalize Pakistan by grey-listing for its failure to check money laundering and terror financing but on the other hand facilitate its political elite in money laundering with buying valuable properties like Avenfield Apartments with stolen money. Reacting to the Accountability Court verdict in corruption charges against Nawaz […]

Enforcing FATF action plan

By The Frontier Post | July 8, 2018

Presided by the Caretaker Prime Minister Justice (Retd) Nasirul Mulk on Friday, National Security Committee (NSC) meeting reaffirmed its commitment to implement the action Plan that was agreed with the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the international illicit financing watchdog for checking terror financing and money laundering. The plan was discussed and the participants reiterated […]

Letters to Editor

Top management of PIA

By The Frontier Post | May 13, 2018

Every time PIA comes in Media they only talk of Operational Employees of PIA that there is overpopulated employees and a figure is Quoted of high number of employees and so Little Aircraft, and a wrong Impression of PIA is Projected Intentionally or unintentionally as Free Tickets worth 5 Billions according to recent Audit of […]

Transformation of schooling in KP

By The Frontier Post | May 11, 2018

According to the 2013 Annual Status of Education Report (ASER), 6o percent of children in fifth grade in KP don’t have even second grade competency in mathematics and language. The challenge for education reform is to improve this dismal outcome. It would be a big step towards making KP children productive citizens in their own […]

Mental illnesses and lack of awareness

By The Frontier Post | May 10, 2018

The word ‘Mental Health’ refers to the healthy mind free from any sort of mental illness or negative thought patterns. These negative thought patterns govern the individual’s actions and behaviors which are actually considered to be abnormal and socially unacceptable. As, we focus on the healthy body we need to emphasize on healthy mind as […]

The concept of hujra and mosque in Pakhtun society

By The Frontier Post | May 9, 2018

For a very long span of time Islamic state of Afghanistan and our beloved province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has been the centre of attraction for both national and international media with respect to many factors. It is a general perception regarding Pakhtun people that they are prejudiced and narrow minded by its nature. Even they […]

Qatar after one year of blockade

By The Frontier Post | May 8, 2018

Just about a year back, Qatar with the population of 2.7 million was heavily dependent on Saudi Arabia and UAE for importing different commodities like poultry, meat and dairy products beside building materials and oil etc, most of it used to come across its border with Saudi Arabia. The Saudi and UAE exports to Qatar […]

Pakistan’s future is on stake!

By The Frontier Post | May 4, 2018

Now a days,  it’s not  a big deal to hear from someone that Matric/Intermediate Board papers were leaked 4hrs or just prior to exam. As these practices are continued from years now students also don’t study for their exams rather they get involved with WhatsApp groups run by mafia in which they get Exams question […]

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