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ISI stands out as world’s best intelligence agency: PM Khan

By The Frontier Post | September 12, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan says that ISI is our first line of defence and stands out as best intelligence agency of the world. He made these remarks during a visit to the headquarter of the country’s premier intelligence agency, where he was briefed about issues of national security and counter terrorism measures. […]

SC permits Hafiz Saeed’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa to run charity operations

By The Frontier Post | September 12, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Wednesday permitted Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and its humanitarian arm Falahi Insaniyat Foundation (FIF) to continue their relief and charity work in the country. The two-member SC bench including Justice Manzoor Ahmed Mulk and Justice Sardar Tariq Masood rejected the federal government’s appeal against Lahore High Court’s verdict. […]

Nawaz, Maryam parole period extended for three days

By The Frontier Post | September 12, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf-led Punjab government has extended the parole duration of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law for three days to attend the last ritual of deceased Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, on Wednesday. The former premier Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (retd) Safdar, who are convicts in […]

Awn Chaudry appointed adviser to CM Buzdar

By The Frontier Post | September 12, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Prime Minister Imran Khan’s close aide Awn Chaudry has been appointed as adviser to Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar on Wednesday. The PTI led provincial government has issued a notification regarding Awn’s appointment. Awn also took to Twitter to announce the news and thanked Prime Minister Imran Khan and the PTI for […]

Nine workers killed, two injured in Kohat coal mine explosion

By The Frontier Post | September 12, 2018

F.P. Report KOHAT: At least nine workers were killed in an explosion at a coal mine in a Kohat district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Wednesday. According to local media reports, a part of the mine collapsed after methane gas produced from the coals caused an explosion in Akhrowal, an area of Kohat district, in a […]

Shehbaz Sharif leaves for London to bring back Kulsoom Nawaz’s body

By The Frontier Post | September 12, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: President of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Shehbaz Sharif leaved for London to bring back the body of his sister-in-law, Begum Kulsoom Nawaz. Shehbaz Sharif reached the Lahore airport and will shortly jet off to London via a foreign airline. Kulsoom Nawaz, the wife of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, died at the […]

Global

7 wounded in Paris knife attack, including British, Egyptian tourists

By The Frontier Post | September 10, 2018

PARIS (AFP): A man wielding a knife and an iron bar injured seven people, including three tourists, in Paris, in an attack that bystanders tried to stop by throwing petanque balls at the assailant. Four of the victims were in a critical condition, police said, after the man, believed to be an Afghan national, went […]

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Johnson’s ‘suicide vest’ jibe stirs new controversy

By The Frontier Post | September 10, 2018

Monitoring Desk LONDON: Boris Johnson, Britain’s former foreign secretary, who resigned over differences on Brexit strategies with Prime Minister Theresa May in July, has caused a fresh controversy by accusing her of wrapping a “suicide vest” around Britain and handing the detonator to Brussels. The latest remarks appeared in an article penned by Johnson The […]

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North Korea stages huge parade, holds back on advanced missiles

By The Frontier Post | September 10, 2018

PYONGYANG (AP): North Korea rolled out some of its latest tanks and marched its best-trained goose-stepping units through Kim Il-sung Square in a major military parade on Sunday to mark its 70th anniversary, but held back its most advanced missiles and devoted nearly half of the event to civilian efforts to build the domestic economy. […]

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Kosovo Albanians block roads for Serbian president’s visit

By The Frontier Post | September 10, 2018

VOJTESH (AP): Kosovo Albanians on Sunday blocked roads and burned tires on a planned route by Serbia’s president in the former Serbian province, further fuelling tensions between the two Balkan foes. During his two-day trip, President Aleksandar Vucic planned to visit a Serb-populated village in central Kosovo on Sunday, but roads leading to the region […]

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Ethiopia welcomes return of exiled leader

By The Frontier Post | September 10, 2018

Monitoring Desk ADDIS ABABA: Streets in Addis Ababa are decorated with flags (pre-1995 Green, Yellow, Red tricolor with no star in it) to welcome the leader of an opposition party, which recently laid down their arms on the call by Ethiopia’s prime minister. Patriots Ginbot 7’s (PG7) Berhanu Nega was exiled following a controversial 2005 […]

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Dozens of Jewish settlers storm Al-Aqsa compound

By The Frontier Post | September 10, 2018

Monitoring Desk JERUSALEM: Dozens of Israeli settlers forced their way into East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Sunday, according to a Palestinian official. “More than 150 Jewish settlers stormed the holy compound through the Al-Mugharbah gate,” Firas al-Dibs, a spokesman for Jerusalem Islamic Waqf, a Jordan-run organization responsible for overseeing the city’s Islamic sites, […]

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Pakistan

Apprised PM Imran of Karachi’s woes, says Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui

By The Frontier Post | September 16, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan Sunday met leaders of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) during his visit to Karachi. Talking to reporters after the meeting, Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui said the MQM-P leadership discuss a range of issues pertaining to Karachi and Sindh with the prime minister. The prime minister was apprised about MQM-P’s […]

FIA cracks down on Hawala business in Peshawar, recovers Rs25mn

By The Frontier Post | September 16, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The FIA on Sunday arrested over 25 persons and recovered foreign currency worth Rs25 million in an operation against the illegal business of Hawala/Hundi in Peshawar on Sunday. Afghan nationals are among those arrested from Karkhano Market and Chowk Yadgar for involvement in the transfer of money through illegal channels, said Director General of […]

PM Imran Khan in Karachi on first official visit

By The Frontier Post | September 16, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan reached Karachi on Sunday afternoon in his first official visit to the metropolis after assuming office. Chief Minister of Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah and Governor Sindh Imran Ismael received the premier at Jinnah International Airport in Karachi. PM Imran reached the Quaid’s mausoleum where he laid a […]

Punjab CM says people will soon feel ‘pleasant change’

By The Frontier Post | September 16, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Sunday said the people of the country will soon feel a pleasant change in their lives. In a statement, the chief minister said the PTI government has been implementing its reforms agenda in every sector of the province. He said he is personally monitoring the […]

Eradication of terrorism govt’s first priority: Shehryar Afridi

By The Frontier Post | September 16, 2018

F.P. Report CHAESADDA :  Minister of State for Interior Shehryar Afridi says maintaining law and order situation in the country is among top priorities of the government. Addressing passing out parade of Frontier Constabulary in Shabqadar, district Charsadda on Sunday, he said security forces, Frontier Constabulary, and police have rendered matchless sacrifices in the war […]

Four of a family die as roof collapses due to downpour in Hangu

By The Frontier Post | September 16, 2018

F.P. Report HANGU: Four of a family died after the roof of a house collapsed due to downpour in Hangu on Sunday. According to sources in the Levies force, the incident claimed the lives of two minors and their parents in Hangu’s Dopki vicinity. A man was injured in the incident, sources further said. Earlier this […]

Afghanistan

No raid conducted on Jurat’s Jalalabad office

By The Frontier Post | August 31, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The Movement for Protection of Jihad’s and Resistance’s Values on Thursday denied security forces raided its office in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province. Addressing reporters here, Hashim Momand, in charge of the movement office in Jalalabad, said the raid had been conducted on a compound which was not their office. […]

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Govt forces advancing in Nasi district

By The Frontier Post | August 31, 2018

Monitoring Desk KUNDUZ: Security forces successfully continued operation and advanced on Taliban positions in the Nasi district of Badakhshan province, police said. The operation launched by security forces against Taliban in the Nasi district continued Thursday, forcing Taliban to move back, said Sanaullah Rohani, spokesman of Badakhshan police. Most of the areas were cleared of […]

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10 Daesh gunmen killed in airstrikes

By The Frontier Post | August 31, 2018

Monitoring Desk JALALABAD: Ten Islamic State fighters were killed in separate airstrikes in Khugiyani and Pacheer Agam districts in Nangarhar province, officials said on Thursday. According to a press release issued by Afghan National Army 201 Sailab military corps, six Islamic State gunmen including a commander identified as Yasir Khurasani were killed in a drone […]

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Chinese team meets NSA Hamdullah

By The Frontier Post | August 31, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The visiting Chinese delegation led by state commissioner for counter terrorism and security, Cheng Guoping, called on National Security Advisor Dr. Hamdullah Mohib and discussed with him mechanism on implementation of cooperation between the two countries. A press release issued by National Security Council (NSC) here on Thursday quoted Cheg Guoping as […]

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Afghanistan, India to hold high level meetings in near future

By The Frontier Post | August 30, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: High-level engagements between New Delhi and Kabul will commence soon between the officials of the two countries, a statement from the National Security Council (NDS) said on Wednesday. This was stated during a meeting between National Security Advisor (NSA) Hamdullah Mohib and India Ambassador to Afghanistan Vinay Kumar who called on Mohib […]

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MoU sign for €18.058m socio-economic project

By The Frontier Post | August 30, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: A Memorandum of Understanding was signed for the implementation of a project for social, economic, and environmental development in the areas located along Kabul River. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, said the MoU was signed by acting Finance Minister Dr. Humayoun Qayoumi, acting Urban Develoment Minister Roshan Wolasmal, Charrge d’Affairs […]

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Business

US jobless claims fall to 49-year low

By The Frontier Post | September 7, 2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters): The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell to near a 49-year low last week, pointing to sustained labor market strength that should continue to underpin economic growth. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 203,000 for the week ended Sept. 1, the lowest level since December […]

Turkey: Machinery exports reach $11 billion

By The Frontier Post | September 7, 2018

Monitoring Desk ANKARA: Turkey’s total machinery exports reached $11 billion in the first eight months of 2018, an exporters’ association said Thursday. The exports jumped by 16.6 percent over the same period last year, the Machinery Exporters’ Association (MAIB) said in a press release. The sector exported products mostly to Germany, the US and the […]

Exports of transport services rise 5.74% to $977.470m

By The Frontier Post | September 7, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The transport services by Pakistan in other countries increased by 5.74 percent during the financial year 2017-18 compared to last year, Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) reported. Pakistan exported transport services worth $977.470 million in July-June (2017-18) against the exports of worth $924.371 million in July-May (2016-17), showing 5.74 percent growth, according […]

China assures strong reply if U.S. imposes new tariffs

By The Frontier Post | September 6, 2018

BEIJING (Agencies): China will be forced to retaliate if the United States implements any new tariff measures, China’s commerce ministry warned on Thursday, as the world’s two biggest economies remain locked in an intensifying trade war. Global markets were on edge after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened fresh tariffs on another $200 billion in Chinese […]

Dollar drops as European currencies bounce

By The Frontier Post | September 6, 2018

TOKYO (Agencies): The dollar sagged on Thursday as the pound led a bounce in European currencies, although skittish emerging market currencies and global trade concerns limited the greenback’s losses. The Australian dollar also dipped, failing to draw support from slightly better-than-expected domestic trade data. The catalyst behind the dollar’s fall was the pound, which spiked after […]

Oil prices plunges on emerging market instability

By The Frontier Post | September 6, 2018

SINGAPORE (Agencies): Oil prices dipped on Thursday as emerging market turbulence weighed on sentiment, while a deadline neared for a potential new round of U.S. tariffs on another $200 billion of Chinese goods. U.S. sanctions against Iran, however, prevented prices from falling further as they are expected to tighten the market after being implemented from November, […]

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Sports

Misbah seeks better facilities for first-class cricket

By The Frontier Post | September 4, 2018

Monitoring Desk LAHORE: Former skipper, Misbah-ul-Haq has sought better on and off field facilities during first-class cricket matches in Pakistan. Misbah brought the issue of inadequate facilities during first-class matches to light when he posted a video of a dressing room being used the match between SNGPL and Lahore Whites.  “I think players deserve better […]

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England’s Alastair Cook retires from international cricket

By The Frontier Post | September 3, 2018

LONDON (Agencies): Alastair Cook announced on Monday he would retire from international cricket after the fifth Test against India, with England’s leading Test run-scorer saying he had “nothing left in the tank”. The 33-year-old Essex left-hander has amassed 12,254 runs at 44.88 including 32 hundreds, while his run of 158 consecutive Test appearances is a […]

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Messi snubbed as Ronaldo, Salah and Modric nominated for FIFA best player award

By The Frontier Post | September 3, 2018

LONDON (Agencies): Lionel Messi was left off the shortlist for the FIFA’s men’s player of the year award on Monday as his old rival Cristiano Ronaldo was named alongside Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah. Messi has dominated the award along with Ronaldo over the past decade, but the Barcelona star has been omitted from the […]

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PAF, PSF and Serena Hotels announce International Squash Tournaments 2018

By The Frontier Post | September 3, 2018

ISLAMABAD (Monitoring Desk): Serena Hotels in collaboration with the Pakistan Air Force and the Pakistan Squash Federation, held a press conference announcing the beginning of the Serena Hotels Chief of the Air Staff International for Men with Prize money of $ 30000/- and Serena Hotels Pakistan International Squash Tournament for Women with Prize money of […]

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Pakistan to play Spain in its Socca WC opener on Sept 23

By The Frontier Post | September 3, 2018

KARACHI (PPI): Pakistan socca football will open their Socca World Cup account with a match against a tough football playing nation Spain on Sunday, September 23 in Lisbon. The match will be played at 9:15 pm Portugal time, which is four hours behind Pakistan time. It means fans in Pakistan can watch the exciting match […]

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AB de Villiers to feature in PSL 4

By The Frontier Post | September 3, 2018

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: As Pakistan Super League is getting bigger and better every year, phenomenal names from the galaxy of cricket are showing consent to be part of the league. In the latest development, it has been confirmed from multiple sources that South African star AB de Villiers has agreed to be part of the […]

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Fashion & Movies

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas to marry in September

By The Frontier Post | July 31, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: The news of American pop star Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra apparently tying the knot soon, caused much excitement for their fans world across. It all happened when reports of Priyanka walking out of Salman Khan-starrer Bharat came out. Director Ali Abbas Zafar confirmed the same in a tweet saying that Priyanka […]

SOTY 2 will now release in 2019

By The Frontier Post | July 31, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Student of the Year is currently being shot in full swing. The film will launch two fresh faces, Tara Sutaria and Ananya Panday into Bollywood. The first and the second schedule of the film was shot in Mussorrie and Dehradhun respectively, after which a few days of shooting happened in Mumbai. SOTY […]

Katrina Kaif replaces Priyanka in Salman starrer ‘Bharat’

By The Frontier Post | July 31, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Ali Abbas Zafar’s big announcement of Priyanka Chopra walking out of Salman Khan starrer Bharat, and hinting towards the ‘special’ reason being her marriage plans with Nick Jonas, broke the internet a few days back. However, over the weekend, things have become more settled as to who will step in PeeCee’s shoes. […]

Akshay Kumar wants to make a biopic on athlete Hima Das

By The Frontier Post | July 30, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: It’s raining biopics in Bollywood currently, the recent one being Sanju, made on the life of Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt. Sanju successfully broke several box-office records and was loved by the audiences. The other biopic lined up is on music legend Gulshan Kumar, which will be co-produced by Aamir Khan and Bhushan […]

Trishala Dutt wishes Sanjay Dutt on his birthday

By The Frontier Post | July 30, 2018

Monitoring Desk Sanjay Dutt has always been close to elder daughter Trishala Dutt. Even though Trishala lives in New York, the bond between the father-daughter duo hasn’t changed. Wishing her daddy dearest on his special day today, Trishala took to her social media and posted an adorable picture with Sanjay Dutt. She captioned the picture […]

Tom Cruise’s ‘Mission Impossible’ rules box office

By The Frontier Post | July 30, 2018

Monitoring Desk LOS ANGLES: Improbable? Maybe, but “Mission Impossible — Fallout,” the sixth and latest stunt-filled edition of the Tom Cruise action franchise has topped the weekend box office in North America, outperforming the five earlier “Impossibles.” The Paramount/Skydance production took in an estimated $61.5 million for the three-day weekend, according to industry tracker Exhibitor […]

Science & Technology

Chinese technology company ZTE paid $2.3 billion to US exporters in 2017

By The Frontier Post | May 12, 2018

WASHINGTON (Agencies): Chinese technology company ZTE Corp, which this month suspended its main operations after a U.S. Commerce Department ban on American supplies to its business, paid over $2.3 billion to 211 U.S. exporters in 2017, a senior ZTE official said on Friday. ZTE paid over $100 million each to Qualcomm Inc, Broadcom Inc, Intel Corp […]

Panasonic’s profit increases to 58% on sale batteries, vehicle products

By The Frontier Post | May 11, 2018

Monitoring Desk Panasonic Corp. said Thursday that group net profit rose 58 percent in the fiscal year ended March, due to brisk sales of batteries and other electronic automobile components, as automakers continue to shift their focus to safety devices and electric vehicles. The electronics maker posted a group net profit of ¥236.04 billion ($2.15 […]

Mobile 4G services started in Gwadar

By The Frontier Post | May 11, 2018

Monitoring Desk KARACHI: One of Pakistan’s telecom network, Zong 4G, has launched its operations in the port city of Gwadar, the future international business hub which has already seen foreign and local investment amounting to billions of dollars and rupees. The launch of 4G services in Gwadar implies that foreign citizens from across the globe and […]

DIRBS launched to control mobile theft in Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | May 11, 2018

Monitoring Desk KARACHI: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has formally launched the Device Identification, Registration and Blocking System (DIRBS) in collaboration with 3G Technologies, a system meant to block smuggled and stolen handsets in the country. The move comes as the government looks to curb tax evasion as well as mobile theft. The DIRBS will enable users […]

Uber plans for ‘flaying taxi’ in future

By The Frontier Post | May 10, 2018

Monitoring Desk LOS ANGELES: It’s not a bird, nor a plane. But Uber’s new prototype vehicle unveiled Tuesday shows off its vision of the future of transportation — a “flying taxi” that aims to alleviate urban congestion. A model of Uber’s electric vertical take-off and landing vehicle concept (eVTOL) — a cross between a helicopter […]

Drones to deliver meals in Dubai during Ramadan

By The Frontier Post | May 10, 2018

Monitoring Desk DUBAI: The Community Development Authority (CDA) in Dubai is all set to launch a campaign called “Their Suhour Is On Us” during the Holy Month! The campaign will deliver several suhoor meals to mosques by using drones and with the help of over 700 volunteers. According to Arab media report, the pre-dawn meals […]

Health

90% world population breathing polluted air: WHO

By The Frontier Post | May 2, 2018

Monitoring Desk GENEVA: More than 90 percent of the global population is breathing in high levels of pollutants, the World Health Organization said Wednesday, blaming poor air quality for some seven million deaths annually. Fresh data from the UN health body showed that every corner of the globe is dealing with air pollution, although the […]

Baking soda can be helpful in combating rheumatoid arthritis

By The Frontier Post | May 1, 2018

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: Drinking baking soda daily may help reduce the destructive inflammation of autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, say scientists. While the immune system normally protects us from disease and infection, in someone who has an autoimmune disease the immune system attacks healthy cells in the body by mistake. Drinking baking soda, or sodium […]

Researchers identify 44 genetic risk factors of depression

By The Frontier Post | May 1, 2018

Monitoring Desk LONDON: International scientists have identified 44 genetic variants that can increase the risk of developing major depression and found that all humans carry at least some of them. The new findings could help explain why not everyone treated with antidepressants sees their condition improve, the scientists said, and could also point the way […]

Zimbabwe govt to issue cannabis licenses to growers

By The Frontier Post | April 30, 2018

Monitoring Desk HARARE: Zimbabweans can now apply for licenses to grow cannabis for medical and research purposes, the government has said in a legal notice, making the southern African nation the second country in Africa to legalize the cultivation of the plant. Lesotho last year announced the continent’s first license to grow cannabis legally. Until […]

Healthy eating habits can reduce of liver disease

By The Frontier Post | April 29, 2018

Monitoring Desk People who make an effort to improve their diet may be more likely to have less fat in their livers and a lower risk of liver disease than individuals who stick to unhealthy eating habits, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers focused on what’s known as non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFDL), which is usually […]

Women can avoid fatal consequences by overcoming shyness, ignoring taboos

By The Frontier Post | April 29, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Whereas, breast cancer is the most prevalent disease among women worldwide, in Pakistan one out of eight women suffer from this life threatening disease. Devouring thousands of women annually, this killer disease can only be cured 100 % by early detection and by consulting the doctor right away. This was the crux […]

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Travel

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Articles

Absence of history in the Middle East

By The Frontier Post | May 4, 2018

Ergun Yildirim Conflicts and chaos in today’s Middle East have many aspects. These conflicts contain urban warfare, autonomous governments in towns, international imperial rivalry and practical grounds of competition for global hegemony, militia forces and terrorists. The Middle East of the last century is having one of the severest crises in its history. Indeed, as […]

What’s next for Armenia’s protest movement?

By The Frontier Post | May 3, 2018

Anna Ohanyan After mounting a large-scale and ultimately effective campaign of civil disobedience, a movement of “people power” in Armenia, led by Nikol Pashinyan, a young member of parliament, appears to have delivered on multiple fronts. The embattled and unpopular prime minister, Serzh Sargsyan, was forced to step down on April 23. More importantly, the […]

India poised to turn SCO into SAARC?

By The Frontier Post | May 2, 2018

Iqbal Khan Tone of Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s (SCO) recent foreign minister level meeting was set by the Indian decision of not endorsing China’s One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative. But to India’s surprise, no crisis of the type occurred which India frequently keeps causing during SAARC meetings. Result of this SCO meeting was once again […]

After destroying Libya, France in Syria

By The Frontier Post | May 1, 2018

Hakki Ocal The Delphi Initiative network “Defend Democracy Press” issued a very brief commentary based on a report by Anadolu Agency that French troops entered Syria’s Al-Hasakah Governorate last week from their former positions in Iraq’s Nineveh Governorate. Its website says that the French are there to do the legwork of the Americans: To destroy […]

How to remove the loopholes of our education sector

By The Frontier Post | April 30, 2018

Shaukat Hayat Buneri No one can never deny the importance and utility of knowledge and education in the modern world. All the advanced states of the world, while realizing the importance and utility of knowledge and education, are making tremendous efforts to get excel from one another in the race of progress and development in […]

Zakat: Trickle-up economics!

By The Frontier Post | April 29, 2018

Hatem Bazian The commentaries on Quranic and Hadith texts extol the benefits of Zakat and provide an extensive rationalization for its institution as a pillar of Islam. Some benefits include Zakat’s impacts on fostering social cohesion, providing a safety net for the poor, and forcing capital circulation in the market. Zakat, as annual stimuli to […]

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Editorial

Actions, not hollow promises

By The Frontier Post | May 4, 2018

In his speech in the national Assembly, when there were less than 20 lawmakers of 342 members house, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi promised that FATA reforms for mainstreaming of tribal areas will be enforced in the remaining tenure of current government. But he did not categorically said that, as an integral part of these […]

Plight of Hazara Community

By The Frontier Post | May 3, 2018

The Hazara community ended their days long protest in Quetta after meeting with the Chief of Army of Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa. The beleaguered community was protesting against the continued attacks on Hazars, the most recent being the killing of two community members on Saturday. General Bajwa, while meeting with the community members assured […]

Promoting trade in FATA

By The Frontier Post | May 2, 2018

The Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi inaugurated a market of 1344 shops with modern civic facilities including parks, car parking, water supply network and solar power system in Miramshah, the Headquarter of North Waziristan, on Monday. The modern trade complex was built by Pak Army. The Prime Minister also inaugurated the projects of National Logistic […]

IK’s agenda for new Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | May 1, 2018

Addressing a mammoth public meeting at Minar-e-Pakistan in Lahore PTI Chairman Imran Khan announced his 11 point agenda for new Pakistan. It includes uniform education curriculum; health insurance; progressive and egalitarian tax system; elimination of corruption; self reliance; agricultural reforms; boosting investment; reducing underemployment; low cost housing; large scale forestation and reforestation and strengthening the […]

Neglecting counterterrorism watchdog

By The Frontier Post | April 30, 2018

The Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal while addressing a CPEC seminar a few months ago had claimed that PML-N government had effectively controlled menace of terrorism and the Pakistan, which was a dubbed as terrorist heaven, has become investment heaven. But contrarily to the government’s assertion of waging an all out war against terrorism the situation […]

Budget 2018-2019

By The Frontier Post | April 29, 2018

The next annual budget apparently appears a relief oriented document but in fact it is a sugarcoated bitter pill which has been very shrewdly pushed down the throats of the people from different segments of the society. The 5.247 trillion budget is an inflationary recipe as its proposed taxation measures outweighs the relief offered to […]

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