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PPP demands placing Nine PTI Ministers on ECL

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The PPP today formally named nine PTI federal and provincial Ministers and Party stalwarts and demanded that they be placed on the ECL as either investigation had been initiated against them for corruption or references had been filed against them. Besides PM Imran Khan Niazi the list contains names of Federal Ministers […]

SC orders all records pertaining to fake accounts be seized, presented

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: The Supreme Court on Saturday issued an interim order on the mega money laundering and fake bank accounts case. In its interim order, the Supreme Court ordered that all records pertaining to fake bank accounts be seized and presented before it. The top court also directed to freeze all fake bank accounts […]

HEC authenticates DG NAB Lahore Shahzad Saleem’s degree

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) on Saturday authenticated Director General National Accountability Bureau (DG NAB) Lahore Major (retd) Shahzad Saleem degree. According to the NAB spokesperson, Major (retd) Shahzad Saleem’s degree was sent to HEC on December 24 for authentication. HEC has authenticated the NAB DG Lahore’s degree, the spokesperson added. “DG […]

Accountability will be seen as revenge if reservations are not removed: Nisar

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2018

F.P. Report RAWALPINDI: Former Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar on Saturday said that instant accountability process will be seen as revenge if reservations of opposition parties are not removed and no country can progress without political stability. Addressing a press conference in Rawalpindi, the disgruntled Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader said: “I am not against the ongoing […]

FIA recommends closure of Asghar Khan case to SC

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has suggested to the Supreme Court (SC) to close the file in the Asghar Khan case related to the implementation of the court’s October 19, 2002 judgment. The FIA on Saturday submitted a report of its findings to the top court, recommending the court to close the […]

Imran Ismail rejects possibility of governor’s rule in Sindh

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Sindh Governor Imran Ismail on Saturday rejected reports insinuating imposition of governor’s rule in the province amid friction between the federal and provincial government over the ongoing money laundering case. Addressing a joint press conference with Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan leader Khawaja Izhar ul Hasan, the governor said that the elected representatives will […]

Global

Egypt police kill 40 militants after tourist bus attack

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2018

CAIRO (Reuters): Egyptian police killed dozens of suspected militants in security raids, one day after the killing of three tourists in a bomb blast in Cairo, according to the country’s interior ministry. Three Vietnamese tourists and an Egyptian guide were killed Friday evening in a roadside bomb blast that targeted a tourist bus near the […]

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Trump hasn’t ordered troops to withdraw from Afghanistan: official

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2018

NEW YORK (Web Desk): Amidst reports of the US army pulling 7,000 soldiers from Afghanistan, the White House cleared on Friday that the US President Donald Trump has not ordered the Pentagon to withdraw troops from the war-torn country. “The president has not made a determination to drawdown US military presence in Afghanistan and he […]

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6489 Palestinians arrested by Israel in 2018

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2018

RAMALLAH (AA): Israeli forces rounded up 6,489 Palestinians in the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip this year, according to official estimates. A total of 1063 minors and 140 women were among those arrested in 2018, the Palestine Liberation Organization’s Commission of Detainees and Ex-detainees Affairs said in a statement on Saturday. Israeli forces detained […]

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6.9-magnitude quake jolts southern Philippines

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2018

MANILA (AFP): A 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the southern Philippine island of Mindanao on Saturday, monitors said, adding that a tsunami threat was possible for parts of the Philippines and neighbouring Indonesia. The quake struck southeast of Davao City at a depth of 59 kilometres (35 miles), the US Geological Survey said, while the Pacific […]

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Erdogan: Syria running ‘psychological’ op in Manbij

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2018

Monitoring Desk ANKARA: Syria’s Assad regime is running a “psychological” operation, said Turkey’s president on Friday, amid reports of a deployment of regime troops to a key northern region. “We know that Syria is in a psychological action. We know that there is a situation like waving their own regime flag there. But there is […]

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Turkey welcomes Pakistan’s SC ruling on FETO terror group

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2018

Monitoring DeskANKARA: Turkey on Friday welcomed a ruling by Pakistan’s top court to designate Fetullah Terrorist Organization a “terrorist outfit,” saying it should set a precedent for other countries. FETO and its U.S.-based leader Fetullah Gulen orchestrated the defeated coup of July 15, 2016 in Turkey, which left 251 people martyred and nearly 2,200 injured. […]

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Pakistan

Govt committed to resolving masses issues, says Governor

By The Frontier Post | January 5, 2019

F.P. Report PESHAWAR:  Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman said Friday the government was taking effective measures for providing all basic necessities of life to masses in province. Talking in a meeting with delegation of elders from Mattani area here in Governor House, the governor said that the government in believed in welfare of people and […]

PTI govt competent enough: Ali Muhammad Khan

By The Frontier Post | January 5, 2019

Rifaqat Ullah Razarwal CHARSADDA: Minister of State for Parliamentary Affair Ali Mohammad Khan on Friday said that the Federal Government is competent to take away all types of crunches here at Deputy Commissioner Office. Talking to media after listening the registered complainants on Pakistan Citizens Portal; where he along with Deputy Commissioner Adil Shah, DPO […]

LHC moved against barring dual nationals from govt jobs

By The Frontier Post | January 5, 2019

F.P. Report LAHORE: A petition was filed on Friday in the Lahore High Court (LHC) pertaining to barring dual nationals from holding government jobs. The petition, filed by Dr. Adeel Anwar – a Pakistani-British, stated that Pakistani citizens holding dual nationality have the right to vote, invest, marry and start business in Pakistan, whereas the […]

Intense cold continues in GB

By The Frontier Post | January 5, 2019

F.P. Report ASTORE: Intense cold wave continued to grip upper parts of Giligt Balistan following recent snowfall coupled with intermittent rain, adding to woes for residents. According to reports received here on Thursday, most parts of GB especially hilly areas have received two-foot snow during the recent rain-spell, dropping temperature to freezing level of up […]

PPP challenges award of Mohmand Dam contract to Descon-led consortium

By The Frontier Post | January 4, 2019

F.P. Report KARACHI: The Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) on Friday filed a petition in the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) challenging the award of a contract for the construction of the Mohmand Dam to Descon-led consortium. PPP Rawalpindi president Zaheer Mehmood submitted the plea in NAB Islamabad’s office. The petitioner has called for probe over the […]

No compromise on accountability: Aleem Khan

By The Frontier Post | January 4, 2019

F.P. Report LAHORE: Punjab Senior Minister Abdul Aleem Khan has said that political struggle and crystal clear stance of Prime Minister Imran Khan has compelled all thieves to unite against the incumbent Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government. He said that there would be no compromise on the issue of accountability and after Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), […]

Afghanistan

Afghan children launch painting campaign for peace

By The Frontier Post | December 25, 2018

KABUL (TOLONews): At least 2,000 children from Herat, Kabul and Kandahar provinces on Tuesday launched a painting campaign for peace to raise their voice for peace and an end to the ongoing conflict which has gripped the Afghans over the past 27 years. The initiative is aimed at using the power of art to bridge […]

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Mission for troops in Afghanistan continues as planned: Gen. Dunford

By The Frontier Post | December 25, 2018

KABUL (Khaama Press): The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the U.S. Military Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford has said that the mission for the U.S. troops in Afghanistan continues as planned. This comes as reports had emerged earlier suggesting that the U.S. President Donald Trump is mulling withdrawal of more than five thousand […]

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Presidential elections likely to be delayed: IEC

By The Frontier Post | December 25, 2018

KABUL (Web Desk): Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Tuesday said that the presidential elections are likely to be delayed in the country. The IEC said that in order to bring electoral reforms and maintain transparency in elections it is required to delay the presidential elections – scheduled for April 20, next year. “We should have […]

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Presidential advisor justifies ministerial appointments

By The Frontier Post | December 25, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Chief Advisor to President Ashraf Ghani Dr. Fazal Mahmood Fazli says the ongoing situation necessitated significant changes in Afghanistan’s security sector. Fazli made the remarks after President Ashraf Ghani announced assigning two former spymasters Asadullah Khalid and Amarullah Saleh important security portfolios. But with the presidential election approaching and peace efforts underway, […]

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Plan to set up 2,000 mg solar energy plants unveiled

By The Frontier Post | December 25, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The Ministry of Energy and Water (MoEW) said 2,000 megawatts of power would be generated through solar energy projects in five provinces. Acting Energy and Water Minister Mohammad Gul Khelmi unveiled the ministry’s power generation plan at a meeting attended by officials of the Ministry of Finance and representative of over 80 […]

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Ministry rounds up drug addicts‘to protect their lives’

By The Frontier Post | December 25, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Sunday rounded up at least 250 drug addicts from Kabul to save them from the cold weather and start their treatment in rehabilitation centers. The ministry rounds up the drug addicts who voluntarily want to leave drugs and turn into a normal life. According to […]

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Business

Ghosn’s detention extended

By The Frontier Post | December 24, 2018

TOKYO (Reuters): Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn will be spending Christmas and the beginning of 2019 behind bars after a Tokyo court on Sunday extended his detention through to January 1. “Today, a decision was made to detain(Ghosn). The full term of the detention will expire on January 1,” the Tokyo District Court said in […]

How much money UAE influencers make per Instagram, Twitter or Youtube post

By The Frontier Post | December 24, 2018

DUBAI (Gulf News): Social media is changing the way brands advertise and every now and then there are sponsored content popping up on everyone’s news feeds on Instagram or Facebook. Thanks to the so-called “influencers,” companies are now able to market their products differently, and their options are no longer just limited to paying millions […]

Resurfaced circular debt threatening the economy: PEW

By The Frontier Post | December 24, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Sunday said the circular debt has again resurfaced threatening the fragile national economy. The infamous power sector debt has surpassed Rs1300 billion and there is no way in sight to tackle it which is adding to the problems of the government, it said. The government has […]

Tesla cuts Model 3 prices in China

By The Frontier Post | December 23, 2018

BEIJING (Reuters): Tesla Inc has slashed prices on its Model 3 electric car in China. According to the California-based electric carmaker’s Chinese website, prices of certain Model 3 cars were cut by up to 7.6 percent. The starting price for a Model 3 in China now is 499,000 yuan ($72,000). It was the third time […]

Oil producers to have extra meeting if output cuts ‘not enough’: UAE

By The Frontier Post | December 23, 2018

KUWAIT (Reuters): If an agreed cut in oil output by 1.2 million barrels per day is not enough to balance the market, OPEC and allied producers will hold an extraordinary meeting and do what is necessary, the United Arab Emirates energy minister said on Sunday. Extending the output agreement signed in early December will not […]

Dollar set for biggest week fall in 10 months

By The Frontier Post | December 22, 2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters): The dollar consolidated overnight losses on Friday and is set for its biggest weekly drop in 10 months as the threat of a U.S. government shutdown and lower bond yields on the back of concerns of slowing economic growth weigh. “I think the markets are focusing more now on U.S. economy-specific risk rather […]

Sports

Five-time Olympic swimmer announces retirement at 23

By The Frontier Post | December 20, 2018

ISTANBUL (Agencies): Missy Franklin, a five-time Olympic champion, announced her retirement from swimming at the age of 23, citing chronic health problems. In a retirement letter published on ESPN, a U.S.-based sports television channel, on Wednesday, Franklin said it was hard for her to take this decision. “It took me a long time to say […]

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Ali Tareen wins bid for sixth PSL team

By The Frontier Post | December 20, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Ali Tareen Khan, son of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Jahangir Khan Tahreen, has won the bid for the sixth franchise of Pakistan Super League (PSL). Ali Tareen, a young politician from Lodhran was keen to buy the PSL’s franchise Multan Sultans. The Multan Consortium led by Ali Tareen has won the franchise […]

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Serena experience returning from pregnancy inspired tennis rule changes

By The Frontier Post | December 20, 2018

Monitoring Desk                WASHTINGTON: Serena Williams returned to tennis in 2018 after giving birth to her daughter, and her experience in the game has helped inspire several rule changes to make it easier for women to return to the game. The Women’s Tennis Association announced on Monday that women who take a break from the game […]

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Curran bought for £800,000 in IPL

By The Frontier Post | December 20, 2018

MUMBAI (BBC): England all-rounder Sam Curran was bought for £800,000 by Kings XI Punjab in the auction for the 2019 Indian Premier League. Curran bought for £800,000 in IPL The 20-year-old attracted the third-highest bid of 72m rupees, having entered with a base price of 20m. Hyderabad Sunrisers signed England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow for £250,000, […]

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Pak players lose US Junior Squash finals

By The Frontier Post | December 20, 2018

Monitoring Desk PESHAWAR: Bias refereeing marred Pakistan’s Humam Ahmad hunt for the gold medal against Rohan A Gondi of India in the U-13 final of the World US 2018 Junior Open Squash Championship played at Philips Academy, And over, Boston USA. Humam was playing his fifth game after leveling the game tally 2-2 and was […]

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‘Legend’ Solskjaer named Man United caretaker manager

By The Frontier Post | December 20, 2018

MANCHESTER (BBC): Manchester United have named former player Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as caretaker manager until the end of the season, a day after sacking Jose Mourinho. Solskjaer spent 11 seasons at Old Trafford, scoring the winning goal in the 1999 Champions League final. The 45-year-old takes over with United sixth in the Premier League. “Manchester […]

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Fashion & Movies

Salman Khan to launch niece Alizeh Agnihotri in upcoming movie

By The Frontier Post | November 5, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI:  Filmmaker Atul Agnihotri and Alvira Agnihotri’s daughter Alizeh Agnihotri may be the next starkid to make her dream Bollywood debut. If the rumours are to be believed, Alizeh may star in uncle Salman Khan’s much-awaited Dabangg 3. According to reports, the young girl has been attending dance and acting classes and is […]

Man files complaint against Raveena Tandon

By The Frontier Post | November 4, 2018

NEW DELHI (Web Desk): Bollywood stars have lately been landing themselves in legal battles whether through allegations of sexual harassment or other civic issues. A few days ago, police shut down Shah Rukh Khan’s birthday bash. Now, one of the most popular film actresses of yesteryears of Indian cinema, Raveena Tandon has landed herself into […]

Sidharth, Riteish and Tara Sutaria to be seen together in ‘Marjaavaan’

By The Frontier Post | November 3, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: After the convincing success of the mass-entertainer Satyameva Jayate, Bhushan Kumar, Nikkhil Advani and Milap Milan Zaveri are back with their next film titled Marjaavaan. Starring in this action-packed, high on drama, emotional love story, set against the backdrop of Mumbai city, are Riteish Deshmukh, Sidharth Malhotra and Tara Sutaria. A lot […]

Aishwarya Rai celebrates 45th birthday in Goa

By The Frontier Post | November 3, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Just yesterday we showed you pictures of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan heading to Goa with hubby Abhishek Bachchan and daughter Aaradhya Bachchan. The stunning star who turned 45 yesterday was seen ringing in her birthday in a rather intimate way with her family and close friends in Goa. Not just being one of […]

Sara Ali Khan and Kartik Aaryan to make a pair in Imtiaz Ali’s next

By The Frontier Post | November 2, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: The teaser of Sara Ali Khan starrer Kedarnath was unveiled recently and it only got us more excited to watch her on the big screen. Other than Kedarnath, Sara will also be seen in Rohit Shetty’s Simmba which hits the screens this December. Touted as one of the best bets in Bollywood […]

Author reveals title of ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel

By The Frontier Post | November 2, 2018

LONDON (Reuters): A Song of Ice and Fire series author George RR Martin has confirmed that the Game of Thrones prequel starring Naomi Watts, will be called The Long Night. Martin revealed the news on Twitter while welcoming Watts to the cast. “Casting is now underway for THE LONG NIGHT, the first of the GAME […]

Science & Technology

WhatsApp introduces Mute Conversations feature

By The Frontier Post | July 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: WhatsApp has introduced a mute conversation feature and this feature is currently available on Android devices. The new shortcut is enabled for everyone running version 2.18.216. Now you can mute your conversations directly from the notification panel. One thing should keep in mind that only conversations above than 51 messages can be […]

LG will supply LCD and OLED panels to Apple

By The Frontier Post | July 16, 2018

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: Earlier this year, LG confirmed that it will supply OLED panels to unspecified iPhone mode. However, the new reports reveal that LG will Supply Apple with 20 million LCD Panels and 4 million OLED Panels. LG will Supply Apple with 20 million LCD Panels in 2018 and 4 million OLED Panels in […]

Amazon all set to capture half of US retail market by end of this year

By The Frontier Post | July 14, 2018

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: Amazon’s e-commerce sales in the U.S. are expected to reach a staggering $258.2 billion this year, up nearly 30 percent from a year ago, according to a new survey from eMarketer that looks at the company’s sales by product category. That means Amazon is expected to capture nearly half of the U.S. […]

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 […]

Health

Breast feeding week kick off in KP

By The Frontier Post | August 2, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Speakers in a seminar urged the people to create awareness of breast feeding as breast feeding is the first right of a child on their mothers. Every year breast feeding was week was organized from August 1st to August 7 as this year the theme of the day is “Foundation of Life […]

Reasons behind women having heart attacks during and after pregnancy

By The Frontier Post | July 31, 2018

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: Despite improvements in treatment, the number of women having heart attacks during pregnancy and shortly after giving birth is on the rise. The number of women who experience heart attacks while pregnant, giving birth, or during the two months following birth is on the rise. A study from the New York […]

12000 Hepatitis C patients registered with Hepatitis Control Program in KP

By The Frontier Post | July 30, 2018

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: World Hepatitis Day was observed across the Globe as this year the theme of the day was “to find missing people” every after ten people one person is hepatitis positive in Pakistan while Pakistan is the second country in the number of hepatitis patients. This was said in a seminar organized by […]

Controlling blood pressure can prevent dementia and memory loss: study

By The Frontier Post | July 28, 2018

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: Lowering blood pressure to recommended levels can prevent dementia and the memory and thinking problems that often show up first, researchers reported Wednesday. People whose top blood pressure reading was taken down to 120 were 19 percent less likely to develop mild cognitive impairment, the loss of memory and brain processing […]

Painkiller’s side effects are worse for Alzheimer’s

By The Frontier Post | July 27, 2018

Monitoring Desk LONDON: Dementia is a large and growing concern. Because it cannot be reversed, understanding the best way to care for people with advanced dementia is increasingly important. Roughly 50 percent of people with dementia who are living in nursing homes experience substantial pain. According to earlier studies, this pain often goes unnoticed by clinicians […]

Latest food trends to benefit heart health

By The Frontier Post | July 26, 2018

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: A new US review has investigated some of the health benefits and controversies associated with some of the latest food trends, with the authors offering their advice on foods such as legumes, coffee, and alcohol. Carried out by researchers from the American College of Cardiology Nutrition & Lifestyle Workgroup of the Prevention […]

Travel

Articles

Come July: The living legacy of struggle for Kashmir

By The Frontier Post | July 17, 2018

Iqbal Khan Month of July has special significance with regard to struggle of Kashmiri people. Two events “Martyrs day” and “Kashmir’s Accession to Pakistan day” are commemorated of 13 and 19 July respectively. Martyrs’ Day is observed in Kashmir and the World over in remembrance of 22 Kashmiris killed on 13 July 1931 due to […]

Pakistan’s economic crisis deepens in an election year

By The Frontier Post | July 16, 2018

Kunwar Khuldune Shahid The Pakistan government to be formed after July 25 elections will inherit a record high-trade deficit of $37.7 billion, a plunging stock market that hit this year’s lowest at 39,288 points on Monday and a currency that has been devalued by over 15% in the past seven months. The outgoing Pakistan Muslim […]

Closing the gender gap in Pakistan’s elections

By The Frontier Post | July 15, 2018

Quratulain Fatima When Pakistanis go to vote in parliamentary elections, there will be more women at the polls than ever before, but the level of participation will still be low as obstacles continue to hinder women’s participation. One hundred years ago, women in the United Kingdom gained the right to vote, and today, most women […]

Western bloc crumbles as US-EU rift emerges

By The Frontier Post | July 14, 2018

Fahrettin Altun The NATO summit in Brussels started amid recent tension between the US and EU countries. The crisis between them has apparently resulted from Washington’s policies. Although some argue that the problems are because of US President Donald Trump’s populism and his weird way of following policies, it is simply not true. Trump’s approach […]

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 […]

Editorial

Mastung carnage

By The Frontier Post | July 15, 2018

After the three terrorist attacks in Khyber Puktunkhwa (KP), the expected wave of terrorism struck Baluchistan. Both KP and Baluchistan are the frontline provinces and because of their proximity with Afghanistan these provinces are the worst hit by global terrorism. The most dangerous international terrorist organisation ISIS (Daesh) had established its strong holds in Afghanistan […]

Public debt and trade deficit combo

By The Frontier Post | July 14, 2018

The deliberately ill-conceived fiscal and monetary policies of PML-N government have confronted the country with a twin menace of unsustainable public debt and unmanageable ballooned current account deficit. In a very despicable unwise and ridiculous tone, World Bank’s warning in August 2017 about the growing macro economic imbalances were rejected by the Former Planning Minster […]

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 […]

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