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Pakistan to help US bring Taliban to negotiating table

By The Frontier Post | September 6, 2018

Tariq Ullah Wardak ISLAMABAD: US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo has said that in a number of meetings with Chief of Army Staff General Bajwa he talked about the new government, the opportunity to reset the relationship between two countries across a broad spectrum – economic, business, and commercial, the work that we all […]

Federal cabinet to review 8-point agenda

By The Frontier Post | September 5, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan is currently chairing a meeting of the federal cabinet to review an 8-point agenda on Wednesday. According to reports, the 8-point agenda included as follows: 1) Establishment of a task force to bring back money taken abroad illegally 2) Ministry of Human Rights will present recommendations for safeguarding […]

Pakistan summons Indian diplomat over ceasefire violations

By The Frontier Post | September 5, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner on Wednesday and lodged a strong protest against the unprovoked India forces firing in Kotkotera Sector along the Line of Control and killing a civilian. Foreign Office spokesperson, Dr. Mohammad Faisal summoned the Indian diplomat and condemned the incident of September 4 that resulted in the […]

PM Imran will be chief guest at Defence Day ceremony at GHQ: Fawad

By The Frontier Post | September 5, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information, Fawad Chaudhry has said on Wednesday that Prime Minister Imran Khan will be the chief guest at Defence and Martyr’s Day ceremony on September 6. This he said while sharing the news of his twitter account. Chaudhry tweeted that “Prime Minister Imran Khan will grace ‘Defence and Martyrs […]

Top court orders formation of JIT to investigate money laundering case

By The Frontier Post | September 5, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Wednesday has ordered the formation of a joint investigation team (JIT) to probe into an ongoing high-profile Rs 35 billion money laundering case. During the hearing, CJP Mian Saqib Nisar expressed that the said team would submit a report on the matter every 15 days. CJP […]

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives in Islamabad

By The Frontier Post | September 5, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford on Wednesday reached Islamabad to discuss the bilateral matters with the Pakistani leadership. Mike Pompeo will meet Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and is also expected to call on Prime Minister Imran Khan and Army Chief […]

Global

WC weighs Britain’s claim to Chagos Islands

By The Frontier Post | September 4, 2018

THE HAGUE (Reuters): The legality of Britain’s claim to the Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean, which house a major US military base, will be considered by the International Court of Justice on Monday when it starts a week of hearings. Britain has overseen the islands since 1814 and in 1965 detached the Chagos Islands […]

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Rwanda votes in polls

By The Frontier Post | September 4, 2018

KIGALI (AFP): Rwandans voted in parliamentary elections Monday that are expected to shore up the power of President Paul Kagame’s ruling party a year after he was re-elected with 98 percent of the vote. The Rwandan Patriotic Front (RPF), in power for 24 years, its allied parties and one critical opposition party are vying for […]

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Myanmar court jails Reuters reporters for seven years in landmark secrets case

By The Frontier Post | September 3, 2018

YANGON (Reuters): A Myanmar judge on Monday found two Reuters journalists guilty of breaching a law on state secrets and jailed them for seven years, in a landmark case seen as a test of progress toward democracy in the Southeast Asian country. Yangon northern district judge Ye Lwin said Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe […]

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India’s billion-dollar battle to build the world’s biggest statue

By The Frontier Post | September 3, 2018

MUMBAI (AFP): The world’s biggest statue is rising in a remote corner of India to honour an independence hero but it could quickly be outdone by a monument to a Hindu warrior king in the sea off Mumbai. In a burst of nationalist fervour, around one billion dollars is being spent on the two giant […]

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Eight civilians killed in Iraq Islamic State ‘attacks’

By The Frontier Post | September 3, 2018

SAMARRA (AFP): Suspected Islamic State group extremists have killed eight people and wounded four others in two attacks in northern Iraq, security officials said on Monday. The extremist group has stepped up its attacks since the release of a purported new audio message late last month from IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. On Monday “seven […]

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Tearful mourners’ line up to bid farewell to east Ukraine rebel chief

By The Frontier Post | September 3, 2018

DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters): The funeral in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk of a pro-Russian rebel leader killed in an explosion last week drew vast crowds of mourners on Sunday, Reuters footage from the breakaway region showed. Alexander Zakharchenko was fatally injured in an explosion in a cafe in Donetsk on Friday. Russia’s foreign ministry accused Ukraine of […]

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Pakistan

Officials directed to make plan for polio refusal cases

By The Frontier Post | September 13, 2018

Ghulam Mursalin Marwat LAKKI MARWAT: Deputy Commissioner Muhammad Kabir Afridi has underlined the need for formulating a strategy to reduce the number of refusal cases by focusing on finding sustainable solutions to the reasons behind parents’ refusal to vaccinate their children against crippling disease. Chairing a meeting of district polio eradication committee at his office, […]

Police arrest killer of daughter in Samar Bagh

By The Frontier Post | September 13, 2018

F.P. Report TIMERGARA: The Samar Bagh police here on Wednesday claimed to have arrested a man for killing his 16 years old daughter and injuring 45 year old sister at Darangal village some days ago. Briefing local journalists the station house officer of Samar Bagh police station Muhibullah said that the man identified as Lal […]

Youth asked to play role in defense and development

By The Frontier Post | September 13, 2018

F.P. Report TIMERGARA: General Officer Commanding Malakand region Major General Khalid Saeed asked youth and students to be aware of the anti-state propaganda of the enemies and play active role in defending and developing Pakistan. He was addressing a function held at the convocation hall of the University of Malakand (UoM) as chief guest. The […]

Saudi Riyals seized at Torkham border

By The Frontier Post | September 13, 2018

Ahmad Nabi LANDI KOTAL: A bid of smuggling of 0.754 millions Saudi Riyals from Pakistan to Afghanistan was foiled by the Khasadar troops here at Torkham border on Wednesday. The administration official told, the Khasadar force personnel were busy in their routine checking when they stopped a suspected Afghanistan bound fruit loaded truck bearing registration […]

Hamza Shehbaz meeting visitors at Jati Umra as Nawaz’s health deteriorates

By The Frontier Post | September 12, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Former premier Nawaz Sharif health deteriorated on Wednesday and he was unable to meet visitors arriving at Jati Umra to extend condolences over his wife, Begum Kulsoom’s, death. According to reports, Doctors advised Nawaz Sharif to take some rest after his health deteriorating. The private news channel reported that the Hamaz Shehbaz, […]

Nawaz sons not to attend Kulsoom’s last rituals in Lahore

By The Frontier Post | September 12, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s sons Hassan Nawaz and Hussain Nawaz have decided to not attend the last rituals of their mother Lahore owing to legal complications. According to private news channel reports, the dead body of late Kulsoom Nawaz will be brought back through PIA’s flight on Friday whereas the former […]

Afghanistan

Women’s strength doubles in Nimroz public sector

By The Frontier Post | August 27, 2018

Monitoring Desk ZARANJ: Women’s presence has increased in different social areas particularly in elections in southwestern Nimroz province. Nimroz has 171,000 population and around 100,000 people including 30 percent of them women participated in the voter registration process for the upcoming Wolesi Jirga and district council elections. According to IEC, more than 98,000 people including […]

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Ghani, Abdullah hail McCain as Afghanistan’s friend

By The Frontier Post | August 27, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr. Abdullah have offered their condolences to the family and friends of US Senator John McCain, hailing the Vietnam war veteran as a great friend of Afghanistan. “We offer our condolences to the family and friends of Senator John McCain, who was a […]

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Afghanistan records 267 Congo cases this year

By The Frontier Post | August 27, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: At least 18 cases of Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) infection have recently been detected in Afghanistan, taking this year’s total cases to 267 compared to 244 cases last year. The Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is caused by infection with a tick-borne virus (Nairovirus) in the family Bunyaviridae. The disease was first characterized […]

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President Ghani rejects resignation of top security officials

By The Frontier Post | August 27, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Afghan President Muhammad Ashraf Ghani has rejected the resignations of interior and defence ministers and head of National Directorate of Security. Spokesman for the presidential office, Haroom Chakhansori Tweeted on Sunday (August 26) that Defence Minister Tariq Shah Behrami, Interior Minister Owais Ahmad Barmak and National Security Advisor Muhammad Masoom Stanikzai extended […]

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Afghanistan’s national security adviser resigns in break with president

By The Frontier Post | August 25, 2018

KABUL (Reuters): Afghanistan’s national security adviser, one of the most influential aides to President Ashraf Ghani, resigned on Saturday, a move one official said could be followed by his own bid for the top job in next year’s scheduled election. Hanif Atmar’s resignation was accepted by Ghani, presidential spokesman Haroon Chakhansuri told Reuters. The spokesman […]

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Suicide bomb attack kills two in eastern Afghanistan

By The Frontier Post | August 25, 2018

JALALABAD (AFP): A suicide bomb blast killed at least two people Saturday outside an election commission office in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, officials said. The latest attack in the war-torn country appeared to target a protest camp outside the building in Nangarhar province, where a group of people were rallying in support of […]

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Business

US fund managers trim bank stocks on profit worries

By The Frontier Post | September 3, 2018

NEW YORK (Reuters): US-based mutual fund managers worried about the outlook for bank earnings have been trimming financial stocks from their portfolios, although some value-oriented portfolio managers and analysts said they still see attractive opportunities in the sector. The average US based mutual fund reduced its stake in financial companies by nearly 1.1 percentage points […]

Etihad Airways launches hand baggage-only fares

By The Frontier Post | September 3, 2018

DUBAI (Gulf News): Etihad Airways is bringing in more changes to its pricing structure. The Abu Dhabi-based carrier said on Sunday it has launched a new hand-baggage-only fare, which allows Economy Class passengers to buy lower fares if they have no checked baggage. The fare includes a complimentary carry-on baggage allowance of seven kilograms, and […]

Dollar continues to rise on second day as U.S., Canada end trade talks

By The Frontier Post | September 1, 2018

NEW YORK (Agencies): The dollar climbed for a second straight session on Friday as investors sought the safety of the U.S. currency after reports that the United States and Canada ended trade negotiations without any deal. The greenback is on track to end the month of August on a positive note, up about 0.6 percent […]

Apple’s self-driving car faces first crash

By The Frontier Post | September 1, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Agencies): An Apple Inc self-driving car was rear-ended while merging onto an expressway near the company’s Silicon Valley headquarters this month, the company said in an accident report posted on Friday that confirmed the iPhone maker is still in the race to build autonomous vehicles. Apple executives have never publicly spoken about the […]

Indian rupee plunges record low

By The Frontier Post | September 1, 2018

Monitoring Desk HONG KONG: Emerging market currencies sank in Asia on Friday, with the Indian rupee at a record low as dealers fear contagion from financial crises in Argentina and Turkey. Forex traders have been dumping emerging market currencies after Argentina’s peso became the latest to hit the buffers on concerns about the country’s economy. […]

EU’s unemployment rate at 6.8 per cent in July

By The Frontier Post | September 1, 2018

Monitoring Desk ANKARA: The European Union’s unemployment rate in July was 6.8 percent, the lowest figure recorded in the 28-member EU bloc since April 2008, according to an official data released on Friday. Eurostat said the EU28 unemployment rate fell 0.1 percentage point on a monthly basis — 6.9 percent in June — and it […]

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Sports

Rafael Nadal through to round two after David Ferrer retires

By The Frontier Post | August 29, 2018

NEW YORK (Agencies): Defending champion Rafael Nadal progressed to the second round of the U.S. Open on Monday after fellow Spaniard David Ferrer retired midway through the second set due to a calf injury. Nadal, the world number one, breezed through the first set without facing a break point but the 36-year-old Ferrer fought back […]

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Mourinho calls for respect following record defeat

By The Frontier Post | August 29, 2018

MANCHESTER (Agencies): Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho called for respect after suffering the heaviest home defeat of his career as Harry Kane and a Lucas Moura double moved Tottenham joint top of the Premier League with 3-0 win at Old Trafford. A second consecutive defeat piles even more pressure on the Portuguese coach as United […]

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Shahid Afridi appreciates Najam Sethi for his services to the PCB

By The Frontier Post | August 29, 2018

Monitoring Desk KARACHI: Pakistan’s former flamboyant All-rounder, Shahid Khan Afridi on Tuesday appreciated Najam Sethi for his tireless services to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). Afridi while talking to the media in Karachi said that Mr Sethi worked day in and day out for the betterment of cricket in Pakistan. “Najam Sethi took charge of […]

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Representing Pakistan in CWC 2019 is my only priority: Riaz

By The Frontier Post | August 29, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: At the moment, being selected for the 2019 World Cup for Pakistan and performing well is my main and only priority, Left-arm pacer Wahab Riaz has said. It has been over a year since left-arm pacer Wahab Riaz last played an ODI for Pakistan. A dip in form and the emergence of […]

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PCB releases schedule for Pakistan’s series against Australia, New Zealand

By The Frontier Post | August 29, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced the schedule for Pakistan’s upcoming series against Australia and New Zealand. According to the schedule released by the PCB, Pakistan will kick off their tour with a four-day tour match against Australia A on September 29 at the ICC Academy in Dubai. Australia and Pakistan […]

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Asian Games 2018: Pakistan defeats India in volleyball quarterfinal

By The Frontier Post | August 28, 2018

Monitoring Desk JAKARTA: Pakistan defeated India in the quarter-final match by 3-1 three sets of the men’s volleyball event at the Asian Games 2018 taking place in Indonesia on Tuesday. According to details, India won the first set of the match by 25-21 and gained the upper hand in the match. Pakistan wrapped up the […]

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Fashion

Abhishek rejects rumors of domestic squabble with Aishwarya

By The Frontier Post | July 25, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Abhishek Bachchan is known for his ‘no-nonsense’ attitude which he has shown time and again by shutting down trolls on social media. The actor is in news once again after a report in a leading publication claimed that he had a fight with his wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. Abhishek was prompt in […]

Dhadak earns Rs 33.67 crores in three days

By The Frontier Post | July 24, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Team Dhadak should take a bow already as the film starring newcomers has raked in big moolah in its first weekend itself. In just three days the film has earned Rs 33.67 crores. The film saw an upward curve in its collection with each passing day. Dhadak earned Rs 8.71 crores on […]

Salman Khan to play lead role in sequel of ‘Ready’

By The Frontier Post | July 24, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: 2011 release Ready, starring Salman Khan and Asin in the lead turned out to be a blockbuster. The romcom helmed by Anees Bazmee is all set to have its sequel with Salman Khan in the lead again. With films like Bharat, Dabangg 3, Sher Khan amongst others lined up, Ready’s sequel has […]

Janhvi Kapoor likely to appear in Boney Kapoor’s home production

By The Frontier Post | July 24, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Daughter of late Sridevi and filmmaker Boney Kapoor, Janhvi Kapoor has finally made her debut opposite Shahid Kapoor’s brother Ishaan Khatter in Dhadak. The film has been getting great reviews from both audiences and critics and earning major at the box-office. While everyone is loving Janhvi’s performance in Dhadak, we have some […]

Richa Chadha to play role of Shakeela in upcoming film

By The Frontier Post | July 23, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Richa Chadha is all geared up to play the role of Shakeela in her next film. Best known for her adult films, Shakeela became a rage overnight after her first mainstream film Playgirls came out, in which she acted alongside Silk Smitha. Known for unconventional roles and bold choices, Richa was the […]

Salman Khan and Disha Patani starts shooting of ‘Bharat’

By The Frontier Post | July 23, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Bharat is one of the most awaited films of 2019 as the film stars Salman Khan and will also have global icon Priyanka Chopra in it. Apart from them, hottie Disha Patani is also a pivotal part of the project that commences its shooting schedule today. Directed by Tiger Zinda Hai and […]

Technology

WhatsApp to allow advertisements on its platform claims Facebook

By The Frontier Post | May 7, 2018

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: We may soon see ads on popular messenger WhatsApp. The parent company Facebook plans on opening up the WhatsApp more to advertisers. Moreover, Facebook had announced a redesign of Messenger at its developer conference earlier last week. The speculations around the messenger app would be showing ads grew after WhatsApp founder Jan […]

Facebook privacy: Survey suggests continuing US loyalty

By The Frontier Post | May 7, 2018

NEW YOKR (BBC News): Most Facebook users in the US remain loyal, despite the recent data sharing scandal involving a political consultancy firm, a poll suggests. Facebook admitted last month that the data of 87 million users had been improperly shared with the UK-based firm, Cambridge Analytica. The Reuters/Ipsos survey found no clear loss or […]

Toyota all set to start test self-driving cars

By The Frontier Post | May 6, 2018

Monitoring Desk DETROIT: Toyota is going all-in on autonomous vehicles, announcing plans to open a center this year to test driving scenarios too dangerous to perform on public roads. The new test center, which will be operated by the Toyota Research Institute, will be built in Ottawa Lake, Michigan, outside Detroit and not far from […]

Pentagon terms Huawei, ZTE phones security risk

By The Frontier Post | May 6, 2018

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: Personnel on US military bases can no longer buy phones and other gear manufactured by Chinese firms Huawei and ZTE after the Pentagon said the devices pose an “unacceptable” security risk. Concerns have heightened at the Pentagon about consumer electronics being used to snoop on or track service members. “Huawei and ZTE devices […]

Twitter advises users to change passwords after fault

By The Frontier Post | May 4, 2018

Monitoring Desk SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter Inc urged its more than 330 million users to change their passwords after a glitch caused some to be stored in readable text on its internal computer system rather than disguised by a process known as “hashing”. The social network disclosed the issue in a blog post and series of […]

Stephen Hawking’s final research paper centers around theory of multiverse

By The Frontier Post | May 4, 2018

Monitoring Desk LONDON: The last work of late renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has been released which centers around the theory of the multiverse. According to the research paper that Hawking wrote in collaboration with Thomas Hertog, submitted a few days before his death, reality may be made up of multiple universes, but each one may not […]

Health

Fat waist with normal weight bigger health problem than obesity

By The Frontier Post | April 24, 2018

Monitoring Desk PARIS: People of “normal” weight who sport a wide waist are more at risk of heart problems than obese people, said researchers Friday, urging a rethink of healthy weight guidelines. How fat is distributed on a person’s frame determined disease risk as much as how much fat they had overall, according to an […]

Diabetes: experts develop better wound healing

By The Frontier Post | April 23, 2018

Monitoring Desk The Yale University research uncovered the role of a particular protein in maintaining the wounds and suggested that reversing its effects could help aid wound healing in patients with diabetes. “We discovered that a specific protein, thrombospondin-2 (TSP2), is elevated in wounds of patients with diabetes as well as in animal models of […]

Researchers discover cancer diagnosis implant

By The Frontier Post | April 23, 2018

Monitoring Desk GENEVA (Xinhua): Swiss scientists have developed an early warning system for four most common types of cancer, so that a visible mole will appear on the skin should a tumor develop, according to a press release from Zurich Federal Institute of Technology (ETHZ) on Sunday. In the research, which has been published in […]

Low Vitamin D increases risk of Diabetes: Study

By The Frontier Post | April 22, 2018

Monitoring Desk People with vitamin D deficiency are more vulnerable to diabetes and have up to five times more chances of developing the disease, ScienceDaily reports. The conclusion comes from a decade-long study by the University of California San Diego School of Medicine, in collaboration with Seoul National University in South Korea. The research, conducted from 1997 until 2009, explores […]

Belly fat can cause heart problems

By The Frontier Post | April 22, 2018

Monitoring Desk We know that carrying around extra weight puts your heart health at risk. New research presented on Friday to the European Society for Cardiology shows that the location of your fat is just as important as the amount of it. Adults with normal body mass index (BMI) and extra belly fat (termed “central obesity”) had a […]

Health dept to engage female teachers in anti-polio drive

By The Frontier Post | April 22, 2018

Ghulam Mursalin Marwat LAKKI MARWAT: The District Health Department has decided to engage female schoolteachers in the upcoming anti polio drive to achieve the immunization of targeted population against crippling disease successfully. The decision to this effect was taken in a meeting held at the district headquarters complex Tajazai on Saturday. Local deputy commissioner Muhammad […]

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Article

Saudi Arabia and Iran: Two pains in the neck

By The Frontier Post | April 24, 2018

Yusuf Kaplan Saudi Arabia “boiled over” the previous night. U.S. media suddenly spread coup rumors in the country. To be honest, a “coup” did happen in the country, but it happened a while ago. Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was placed in a position by the Jewish power in the U.S. to control everything in […]

Decoding Pompeo’s words at U.S. Senate

By The Frontier Post | April 23, 2018

Mohammad Ghaderi The CIA Director “Mike Pompeo”, who is nominee for Secretary of State, has recently mentioned meaningful words in his hearing at the Senate on Iran and the nuclear deal. In his words, he acknowledged that Iran was not after nuclear weapons even before the nuclear deal, nor will be in the future. On […]

Seventy years of Israel poses pressing questions for Palestinians

By The Frontier Post | April 22, 2018

Abir Kopty The Palestinian people are the only ones that can rescue their cause from the jaws of the Palestinian Authority’s defeat. It come as no great revelatory surprise to say that the Palestinian cause has been facing huge challenges in the last two decades. The Israeli occupation is “flourishing”. The Palestinians are more divided […]

Centennial of Azerbaijani genocide

By The Frontier Post | April 21, 2018

Khazar Ibrahim Over the past two centuries, our ancestors in the Southern Caucasus and Asia Minor were constantly subjected to massacres and genocides as a result of persecution at the hands of Armenians. Starting in the 19th century, Armenian nationalists spread in the Southern Caucasus with the help of their supporters following their fabricated ideals […]

Islamophobia and move towards authoritarianism

By The Frontier Post | April 20, 2018

Dr. Farid Hafez While most far-right political parties are still in opposition, some have gained major influence by becoming governing parties, as the Austrian, Bulgarian, and Finnish cases indicate. More than that, the politics of the far-right receives wide appreciation, even among center-right and center-left parties. A recent example thereof is Hun-gary’s Fidesz party, which […]

Strike on Assad and Israel’s side-war

By The Frontier Post | April 19, 2018

Dr. Makram Rabah As the world anxiously watched the unfolding of the Western punitive strike against Bashar al-Assad, much speculation has risen about the repercussions of such a move and to what extent this military action would trigger a wider regional conflict involving Israel and Iran. Shortly after the recent chemical attack on Douma, four […]

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Editorial

Pre-poll violence in Afghanistan

By The Frontier Post | April 24, 2018

Independent Election Commission has announced the schedule for polls of Wolesi Jirga and district councils in Afghanistan which will be held on October 20 and the results will be announced on November 10 and December 20 respectively. But the trend of violence in this war torn country is also on the rise to prevent the […]

Recipe of selective change!

By The Frontier Post | April 23, 2018

Addressing a function at Nowshera, KP Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak has claimed that the process of positive change has been completed to greater extent and reaming work will be completed in the next government of PTI. He said drastic reforms have been introduced in health, education, and other government and semi government departments and governing […]

Optimism of economy’s turnaround

By The Frontier Post | April 22, 2018

Minister for Interior and Planning Ahsan Iqbal, while presiding over a meeting of Annual Plan Coordination Committee (APCC) expressed optimism about the turned around of the economy in the next fiscal year. He said that current account deficit will be brought down to $12 billion by reversing the double digit trend in imports. He said […]

Chief Justice visit of LRH

By The Frontier Post | April 21, 2018

PTI government’s myth of change, building of institutions and marvelous performance exploded and dissolved in thin air when the Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar visted the Lady Reading Hospital (LRH) and heard peoples complaints there besides listening to public grievances in the courtroom. The PTI leadership used to lambast the PML-n government in […]

Research and specialization

By The Frontier Post | April 20, 2018

Addressing the Senate meeting of Abdul Wali Khan University, KP Governor Iqbal Zafar Jaghra emphasized for giving impetus to research and specialization to produce world class researchers and academicians. He said the nation needs such scholars who can guide the people to face contemporary challenges. The ruling leadership is fully aware of the fact that […]

ECNEC decisions

By The Frontier Post | April 19, 2018

Headed by the Prime Minister, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, the Executive Committee of National Economic Council approved five mega projects at the total cost of Rs. 504 billion. The most important project is the construction of Diamer-Basha dam. It marks a watershed in the development planning and execution process which is hitherto hostage to the skewed […]

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