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Top judge warns DIG for seeking unjustified favor by using son-in-law

By The Frontier Post | April 29, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar warned DIG Ghulam Mehmood Dogar for contacting to request favor from the Supreme Court judge on Sunday. CJP had summoned DIG Dogar before the Supreme Court and also warned the police officer for asking unjustifiable favor in the case. Top judge Nisar questioned the police […]

PM Abbasi, CM Shahbaz to discuss political situation with Nawaz

By The Frontier Post | April 29, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Chief Minister Punjab, Shahbaz Sharif arrived to Lahore to meet the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Quaid for life, Nawaz Sharif to discuss the party and political situation of the country. PML-N sources told that Nawaz had already summoned a high-level party meeting to discuss the ongoing […]

Pak-US partnership must for peace in Afghanistan: Aizaz Chaudhry

By The Frontier Post | April 29, 2018

Monitoring Desk CHICAGO: Pakistan’s Ambassador to United States, Aizaz Chaudhry has said that the Pakistan and US cooperation are very important for the restoring peace in Afghanistan. Ambassador said this while addressing to a lecture session titled “Diplomatic Encounters Series” at the International House at the University of Chicago. The focused of the session was […]

Bilawal to address political rally in Karachi

By The Frontier Post | April 29, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will address a public gathering on Sunday (today) at the MQM stronghold Liaquatabads colony of Karachi. According to PPP sources, the rally will be held at Liaquatabad’s Tanki ground and a 120 by 40 feet stage has been set up along with 30,000 chairs for […]

PTI to show political strength at Minar-e-Pakistan today

By The Frontier Post | April 29, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) will show its political power at Minar-e-Pakistan Lahore on Sunday (today) in which Imran Khan will present a policy and agenda before the general election. PTI official told media that all the arrangements were finalized and workers from across the country started reaching Lahore to participate in the party […]

Police arrest alleged TTP Karachi head

By The Frontier Post | April 29, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: A suspected terrorist affiliated with the banned Tehrik-i-Taliban (TTP) was arrested in a raid carried out by police in the metropolis’ Pak Colony area on Saturday night. According to private channel, the arrested terrorist was identified as Muneer Ahmed and he is said to be a part of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP). […]

Global

Trump nominee withdraws over misconduct allegations

By The Frontier Post | April 27, 2018

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: President Trump’s pick to helm the Department of Veteran Affairs has withdrawn his nomination over a growing list of misconduct allegations, he said in a statement Thursday. Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson has served as Trump’s personal physician, but his nomination had been hampered by charges of abusive behavior, over-prescribing drugs, and allegations […]

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13 students killed, eight injured after train rams school van in India

By The Frontier Post | April 26, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: At least thirteen school going children were killed when a school van collided with a train at an unmanned railway crossing in Uttar Pradesh state of India. The UP police told Indian media that eight children were injured and they were shifted to hospital. Police added the accident took place on Thursday when […]

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Kremlin questions new Iran nuke deal

By The Frontier Post | April 26, 2018

MOSCOW (Reuters): Russia questioned on Wednesday whether it would be possible to repeat earlier work to clinch a new Iran nuclear deal, commenting on U.S. President Donald Trump’s stance on the deal. “We know that the nuclear deal was the meticulous work of a number of countries. Is it possible to repeat that work — […]

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Russia begins production of S-400 system for Turkey

By The Frontier Post | April 26, 2018

Monitoring Desk MOSCOW: Russia has started production of the S-400 air defense system for Turkey, head of the Russian manufacturing company, Ro-soboron export, said on Wednesday. “We have started to execute the contract. We are not talking about the deliveries of S-400, the production of the air defense system has started,” Rosoboronexport General Director Alexandre […]

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Indian ruling party official’s Rohingya tweet slammed

By The Frontier Post | April 26, 2018

Monitoring Desk NEW DELHI: Human rights activists are demanding action against a ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) youth leader who reportedly admitted to having helped set fire to a Rohingya refugee settlement in southeast Delhi last week. On April 15, a settlement in Madanpur Khadar area was gutted down, leaving more than 200 Rohingya homeless. […]

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Switzerland allowed sarin gas component export to Syria

By The Frontier Post | April 26, 2018

Monitoring Desk GENEVA: In 2014 a Swiss firm exported to Syria a chemical substance which can be used to produce deadly sarin gas, Swiss media reported on Wednesday. According to public Swiss Radio and Television RTS, a Swiss firm exported five metric tons of the chemical isopropanol to Syria in 2014. In May 2014, the […]

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Pakistan

Abid asks political parties to help curb power theft

By The Frontier Post | May 10, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Power Abid Sher Ali Wednesday sought assistance from political parties to end power theft across the country. Responding to a calling attention notice moved by Leader of the Opposition in Senate Sherry Rehman regarding suffering of the people due to 12 to 18 hours electricity load-shedding, the minister […]

NAB filed reference against Ex-Chairman WAPDA

By The Frontier Post | May 10, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: NAB Rawalpindi has filed reference against Tariq Hammed Ex-Chairman WAPDA and others (150 MW- Sharaqpur RPP) in Accountability Court Islamabad. As per details, Tariq Hammed Ex Chairman WAPDA, M Anwar Khalid, Ex-Member power WAPDA, Imtiaz Anjum, Ex-Member finance WAPDA, M Mushtaq Chaudary, Ex-Member WAPDA, Fazal Ahmad Khan, Ex-GM WPPO and M/S General […]

PPP to steer country out of crises: Shah

By The Frontier Post | May 10, 2018

F.P. Report TIMERGARA: Pakistan People Party central leader and opposition leader in national assembly Syed Khursheed Shah on Wednesday said it was only his party that could steer the country out of crises and lead it toward prosperity, unity and development. He said stronger units (provinces) guaranteed stronger federation. He was addressing a party gathering […]

JUI-F not to support western culture: Fazl

By The Frontier Post | May 10, 2018

Shafiuddin Shafqi KARAK: Central President of Jamiat-Ulema-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) Maulana Fazl-u-Rehman has claimed that national defense and economy were in the grip of international power and underlined the need to salvage the parliament. He was addressing to a Ghalba Tehzeeb-i-Islam Conference at Karak. He stated categorically that JUI-F stands with democracy and with the people and […]

PTI members submits no trust move against Nazim

By The Frontier Post | May 10, 2018

F.P. Report KARAK: Opposition members of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf in Tehsil council Karak submitted no trust motion requisition with the Tehsil Municipal Officer Karak against the Jamaitul Ulema Islam (F) Tehsil Nazim Haji Abdul Wahab to remove him from his office and the opposition councillors claimed the support of his party councillors. The requisition for the […]

Protest against merger of constituencies continues

By The Frontier Post | May 10, 2018

Rafiullah Mandokhail ZHOB: Protest against the recent decision on delimitation and merger of two provincial constituencies has been continued for the last one week. People from Sherani constituency protested the decision of Election Commission of Pakistan and ‘rejected’ change to their constituency as the merger of PB-1 Sherani and PB-4 Musakhail without any ‘justification’. The […]

Afghanistan

US, UNAMA welcome voter registration process

By The Frontier Post | April 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The United States of America and United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) on Tuesday welcomed the start of voter registration process in Afghanistan. Afghan Chief Executive Dr Abdullah Abdullah met US ambassador to Afghanistan John R. Bass and United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) special envoy for Afghanistan. The US […]

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Security forces’ fire hurts 3 women

By The Frontier Post | April 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk JALALABAD: Security forces’ fire injured at least three women while a boy and a woman were killed during separate incidents of violence, police and residents said Saturday. Local residents opposed to the construction of a link road in the outskirts of Jalalabad hurled stones on security forces when they arrived in the area […]

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Turkey deports over 6,800 Afghan migrants

By The Frontier Post | April 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The Turkish government has deported 6,846 Afghan refugees back to Kabul recently, according to a statement from the Interior Ministry’s General Directorate of Migration Management. The directorate said the migrants were deported from the eastern provinces of Erzurum, Agri, and the western province of Izmir on nine charter flights, as well as […]

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‘Afghanistan has capacity of producing 11,000 tons honey a year’

By The Frontier Post | April 18, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation (MALI) on Tuesday stressed on improving the honey business, quality and quantity, saying Afghanistan had the capacity of producing 11,000 tons of honey annually. Nasir Ahmad Durani, agriculture minister, talking to a ceremony marking World Honey Bee Day, said that 214,000 bee boxes were currently […]

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16 Taliban militants killed in Ghazni clashes

By The Frontier Post | April 17, 2018

Monitoring Desk GHAZNI: As many as 16 Taliban fighters were killed in clashes with Afghan security forces in Ghazni province of Afghanistan.  The local officials told media that 13 other Taliban insurgents were injured during the clashes. The clashes between the Taliban and security forces were broke out in three villages of Muqur district on […]

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Commanders 39 Taliban killed: ANA

By The Frontier Post | April 17, 2018

Monitoring Desk HERAT: Several commanders among 39 Taliban gunmen were killed and 10 others wounded during clashes in Farah province, Afghan army claimed Monday. The Taliban gunmen swarmed police outposts in the Tenk area of Pusht-e-Rod district, Farah province, killing a cop and wounding two others, said Arif Nizami, deputy press officer of Afghan National […]

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Business

ZTE’s survival at risk due to US sanctions  

By The Frontier Post | April 20, 2018

HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s ZTE Corp (0763.HK) (000063.SZ) said on Friday that a U.S. ban on the sale of parts and software to the company was unfair and threatens its survival, and vowed to safeguard its interests through all legal means. The United States this week imposed a ban on sales by American companies […]

Barclays chief Staley faces fine by regulators

By The Frontier Post | April 20, 2018

LONDON (Reuters) – Barclays (BARC.L) said Jes Staley will be fined by British regulators for attempting to unmask a whistleblower, but will be able to keep his job as the bank’s chief executive. FILE PHOTO – Barclays’ CEO Jes Staley arrives at 10 Downing Street in London, Britain january 11, 2018. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls – Staley’s […]

Premier League club profits climb to £4.5bn

By The Frontier Post | April 20, 2018

Monitoring Desk LONDON: Premier League clubs reported record revenues of £4.5bn in the 2016-17 season, and also returned to profit. Clubs collectively reported £500m in pre-tax profit, also a record, having posted a small collective pre-tax loss in 2015-16, according to Deloitte. Wage costs rose by 9% to £2.5bn, a significantly lower growth rate than […]

Major union leads nationwide protests

By The Frontier Post | April 20, 2018

Monitoring Desk PARIS: One of France’s main unions is on Thursday initiating mass marches across the country — on top of strikes already ongoing in several sectors — to protest a number of reforms suggested by French President Emmanuel Macron and his government. The country’s largest labor union, the CGT, has urged Macron opponents, including […]

Nigeria: Oil-rich delta protests over pollution

By The Frontier Post | April 20, 2018

Monitoring Desk LAGOS: Protesters on Thursday blocked major roads in the Nigerian oil-rich city of Port Harcourt, calling on the government to act immediately to stop the spread of “black soot pollution” that has enveloped the Rivers state capital for the past two years. Port Harcourt and its surroundings have witnessed unceasing rains of black […]

Nestlé Pakistan inaugurates healthy kids room at TEDDS

By The Frontier Post | April 20, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: In-line with its commitment to promoting the cause of health and nutrition in the country, Nestlé Pakistan has developed yet another Nestlé Healthy Kids (NHK) room in one of the Trust for Education and Development of Deserving Students (TEDDS), branch at Thokar Niaz Baig, Lahore. The room was inaugurated by Chris Hogg, […]

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Sports

Afridi, Malik to play for World XI against West Indies

By The Frontier Post | April 20, 2018

F.P. Report Islamabad: Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi and veteran all-rounder Shoaib Malik will play for the World XI, which will take on West Indies in a one-off charity T20I match on May 31 at Lord’s. The development was confirmed by the International Cricket Council (ICC) in a press release on Thursday. The duo will […]

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Surrey head coach open to signing Smith, Warner

By The Frontier Post | April 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk SYDNEY: Surrey coach Michael Di Venuto has confirmed he would be interested in signing Australian cricketers Steve Smith and David Warner if allowed by the English Cricket Board (ECB). Smith and Warner were banned for a year by Cricket Australia after the pair had admitted to ball tampering, during the third test match […]

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India’s Kohli keen on county stint ahead of England tour

By The Frontier Post | April 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk New Delhi: Virat Kohli says he is keen to play county cricket to get used to conditions on English soil ahead of India’s tour of the country later this year. The Indian skipper — the second-ranked Test batsman in the world and the best in one-day internationals — had an uncharacteristically ordinary spell […]

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Djokovic battles past Coric to reach third round

By The Frontier Post | April 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk Monte Carlo: Novak Djokovic needed 10 match points to claim a hard fought straight-sets victory over the dangerous Borna Coric on Wednesday, setting up a Monte Carlo Masters third-round clash with Dominic Thiem. The 12-time Grand Slam champion, playing only his fourth tournament since Wimbledon last July after struggling with a right elbow […]

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Sethi to leave for India to attend ICC meeting

By The Frontier Post | April 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk KARACHI: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi and Chief Operating Officer Subhan Ahmad will be traveling to India on April 21 to attend an International Cricket Council (ICC) meeting. A PCB official told the media that Sethi is also likely to meet his Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) counterpart […]

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Pacquiao says hit fight against Lucas to be last

By The Frontier Post | April 19, 2018

  LONDON (BBC): Former world champion Manny Pacquiao says his fight with Lucas Matthysse will be his last, but wants to prove his career “is not yet over”. Pacquiao, 39, faces the 35-year-old WBA world welterweight title holder in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday, 15 July. And the Filipino fighter is already thinking about his boxing […]

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Fashion

 ‘Secret Superstar’ becomes top earning film in China at the moment

By The Frontier Post | February 6, 2018

Monitoring Desk NEW DELHI: Aamir Khan’s ‘Secret Superstar’ became the top earning film in the China and earned $10.5 million between last Friday and Sunday. Trade analyst predicted that ‘Secret Superstar’ is close to the $100 million mark in China and is likely to cross it in next some days. ‘Secret Superstar’ broke Dangal’s first-day record in China’s […]

SRK appreciates Ranveer Singh performance in ‘Padmavat’

By The Frontier Post | February 5, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Bollywood actor, Shah Rukh Khan appreciated the performance of Ranveer Singh in ‘Padmavaat’ and called it a brilliant picture. Ranveer Singh, who played role of Alauddin Khilji in ‘Padmaavat’ movie and yesterday Shah Rukh Khan, was answering questions of his fans on twitter. Ranveer asked about the performance in ‘Padmavat’ in reply, […]

Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff starrer to release on October 2 next year

By The Frontier Post | February 5, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Hrithik Roshan, Tiger Shrof and Vaani Kapoor are all set to work together in the upcoming Yash Raj Films. Yash Raj officialy announced that Hrithik Roshan, Tiger Shroff and Vaani Kapoor’s upcoming film will hit the theatres on the 2nd of October next year and the film is likely to be an action entertainer. According […]

‘Padmavat’ continues its successful dominance at the box-office

By The Frontier Post | February 5, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: The much awaited and controversial, Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s project ‘Padmavat’ continues to rule the box office. Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor are playing pivotal roles alongside amazing performances by Jim Sarabh and Aditi Rao Hydari. Bhansali’s film had hit the theaters last week and it still continue to dominate the […]

Deepika teaches lesson to her harasser for teasing her

By The Frontier Post | February 4, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Deepika Padukone, the Bollywood Diva is a strong personality and she knows how to tackle the situation when it was not in trouble and the recent debacle raised over her film ‘Padmaavat’ is a best example of her courage. While giving a interview to Indian media, the ‘Padmavat’ actress shared that she […]

Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez complete shooting for ‘Race 3’

By The Frontier Post | February 4, 2018

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez completed their work in the upcoming third part of the Race franchise. The top choreographer Remo D’Souza started directorial career with his dance film, ABCD. Now, after directing a couple of movies on his way, now Remo is directing Ramesh Taurani’s Race 3. The star […]

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Article

JFK, CIA, Mafia and Castro – Trump can finally allow the truth to emerge from the shadows

By The Frontier Post | October 15, 2017

John Lee Top secret files are due to be declassified this month in a move that could bring closure to one of the most traumatic events in US history – the assassination of President John F Kennedy. A law was signed by former President George H.W. Bush in 1992 mandating the release of all documents […]

Maulana Muffti Mahmood: “Rajul Azeem”

By The Frontier Post | October 14, 2017

M. Rahim Haqqani Mufti Mahmood w-as a great Islamic thinker of the last century. All the Arabs and Non Arabs accept him as a great scholar. He was a fabulous and renowned Jurist of Millat-e-Islamia due to this importance all the Arab and Non Arab Jurists consider him as a beacon in the Muslim World. […]

Ebbs and flows in Turkey-US relations

By The Frontier Post | October 13, 2017

Zekeriya Kursun The recent tensions between Turkey and the US have reached a new stage as a result of the US’s suspension of visa services in a completely indecent diplomatic and resentful manner and Turkey’s equal retaliation. Of course, even if there is a problem between strategic allies that cannot be underestimated, the history of […]

Does King Salman’s historic visit to Moscow herald a new era?

By The Frontier Post | October 12, 2017

Giorgio Cafiero The road to Russia for Saudi has been a long one, is this however the beginning of a new era or mutual resentment by other means? As the first King of Saudi Arabia to visit Moscow, King Salman’s recent four-day trip to Russia was a landmark moment in Saudi-Russian relations. While the King […]

Absence of coherence in US foreign policy

By The Frontier Post | October 11, 2017

Hasan Basri Yalcin Most American foreign, national security policies are shaped by bureaucratic organizations, not the political administration. There was a time when people questioned the Ame-rican approach to the Middle East. They asked whether then-President Barack Obama had a grand strategy or not, mainly because he was displaying some hesitant foreign policy behavior. While […]

Getting Turkey’s new Syria operation straight

By The Frontier Post | October 10, 2017

Murat Yetkin President Tayyip Erdogan received applause last week in parliament when he recited the lyrics of a famous Turkish love song – “I may come without warning, one night” – referring to a possible military operation into northern Iraq if the Kurdish autonomous government there does not step back from its decision for independence […]

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Editorial

Cliché of democracy!

By The Frontier Post | October 15, 2017

PML (N) leadership often make tall claims of democracy and strengthening the democratic institutions but in practice their attitude is all along against the democratic norms and rule of law. It is the submission to the rule of law that provides conducive environment for the stability of the democracy in a country. Accepting the verdicts […]

Do more mantra

By The Frontier Post | October 14, 2017

Pakistan’s forces conducted a successful operation in the Kurram Agency of the tribal belt and secured a safe release of five western hostages who were brought by the terrorists across the border from Afghanistan. They were captured from Afghanistan in 2012 and remained in the captivity for more than 5 years during which they were […]

Economy security correlation

By The Frontier Post | October 13, 2017

Highlighting the strong linkage between economy and security, the COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa said China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is the future of Pakistan and there shall be no compromise over it. He stated, “This is the future of our people, a vital national interest which will be never compromised regardless of the loud […]

PIA a sinking Titanic?

By The Frontier Post | October 12, 2017

Advisor to the PM on aviation said that PIA is anchoring huge losses by each passing day and the management appears to have no clue how to save the sinking titanic. He also said that the country flagship losses have surged to dollars four billions because neither the government nor the airlines management are ready […]

Hoax memo

By The Frontier Post | October 11, 2017

Addressing the parliament, PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi clarified the intelligence bureau (IB) memo about the link between parliamentarians and proscribed organizations being fake. He said that investigations have been initiated in this matter. The memo shown on the private television channel stated that the ex PM Nawaz Sharif had directed the IB to monitor the […]

Macroeconomic risks

By The Frontier Post | October 10, 2017

Ahead of the World Bank and IMF meetings this week, the Bank has released its report titled ‘The South Asia Economic Focus Fall 2017’, which paints a very gloomy picture of Pakistan’s economy and belies the present government’s tall claims of fiscal stability and economic growth. The report says that macroeconomic risks have increased in […]

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