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US should pay for fencing of Pak-Afghan border, says Khawaja Asif

By The Frontier Post | February 9, 2018

ISLAMABAD (Monitoring Desk): A month after the United States (US) suspended military aid to Pakistan, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif said Washington must pay for the fencing of Pak-Afghan border. In an interview with Bloomberg published on Thursday, Asif said the fencing of Pak-Afghan border “won’t cost [the US] much”. “The war [in Afganistan] is costing […]

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SC directs IHC, SHC to promptly decide over pending Axact cases

By The Frontier Post | February 9, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan Friday has directed Sindh High Court (SHC) and Islamabad High Court (IHC) to promptly decide on the pending cases regarding Axact company. Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar conducted hearing of the suo motu notice of the Axact fake degree scandal. He maintained that Pakistan’s reputation is at […]

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TTP deputy chief Khan Said Mehsud ‘killed’ in drone strike

By The Frontier Post | February 9, 2018

KABUL (Monitoring Desk): The deputy chief of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Khan Said Mehsud alias Sajna, who was head of the Mehsud faction of the Taliban, is believed to have been killed in a drone strike in the Margha Area of Barmal in Afghanistan making Maulvi Khatir the new acting chief of Mehsud Halqa. At […]

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Faizabad Dharna: IHC shows annoyance over lack of progress in case, warns contempt proceedings

By The Frontier Post | February 9, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) showed displeasure over the government failure to submit responses on the Faizabad dharna (sit-in) and the Senator Raja Zafarul Haq-led committee report on Friday. While hearing the case, Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui expressed displeasure after the government was failed to present Raja Zafarul Haq’s report and also on the defense […]

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 Two witnesses provided security under Witness Protection Act in Naqeebullah murder case

By The Frontier Post | February 9, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Sindh Police confirmed on Thursday that two eyewitnesses in Naqeebullah Mehsud murder case were provided security under Witness Protection Act Private news channel reported that five policemen were deployed for the security of the witnesses because the Naqeebullah case became a high-profile murder case. On the orders of SSP Rao Anwar, Naqeebullah […]

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Pakistan-US relations: We want alliance with US based on mutual respect: Ahsan Iqbal

By The Frontier Post | February 9, 2018

F.P. Report WASHINGTON: Interior Minister, Ahsan Iqbal has said that Pakistan wants to extend an alliance with US based on mutual respect. This he said while addressing to a press conference early Friday morning. Ahsan added that saying Pakistan hopes for a respectful relationship with United States and adding that Pakistan didn’t need dollars or […]

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Mass graves uncovered

By The Frontier Post | December 17, 2017

Monitoring Desk BAGHDAD: Iraqi forces on Saturday uncovered two mass graves in northern Iraq, according to a local Iraqi official. “The two graves contain the remains of 90 victims, most of them were Ezidis,” Mohamed Khalil, the mayor of Sinjar city, told Anadolu Agency. Though the mayor did not say when the victims were killed, […]

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Four Palestinians martyrs buried

By The Frontier Post | December 17, 2017

Monitoring Desk RAMALLAH: Thousands attended on Saturday the funerals of four Palestinians, who were martyred during clashes with Israeli forces a day earlier. Hundreds of mourners laid Mohamed Amin Akel, 22, to rest in the  city of Hebron. Akel died of his wounds on Friday after he was shot multiple times by Israeli forces — […]

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Far-right enters government in Austria

By The Frontier Post | December 16, 2017

VIENNA (Monitoring Desk): Austria’s centre-right OVP (People’s Party) has reached an agreement with the far-right FPO (Freedom Party) to form a coalition government, after eight weeks of intense negotiations following an election in October. The OVP’s young leader Sebastian Kurz and FPO leader Heinz-Christian Strache told reporters on Friday night that the two parties agreed […]

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Three dead, 77,000 flee as storm pounds Philippines

By The Frontier Post | December 16, 2017

TACLOBAN (AFP): At least three people were killed and tens of thousands were driven from their homes by floods as Tropical Storm Kai-Tak pounded the eastern Philippines on Saturday, cutting off power and triggering landslides, officials said. Kai-Tak, packing gusts of up to 110 kilometres an hour, hit the country’s third-largest island Samar in the afternoon […]

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Erdogan: Muslims being targeted through blood, strife

By The Frontier Post | December 16, 2017

ANKARA (Monitoring Desk): The Muslim world is the target of plots to reshape it to the benefit of others, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned Saturday. “Like a century ago, the Islamic world is facing efforts to reshape it through blood, tears, and strife between brothers,” Erdogan said in Istanbul, at the 7th Hadith and […]

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Saudi women will also be allowed to drive motorcycles

By The Frontier Post | December 16, 2017

RIYADH (AFP): Saudi Arabian women will be able to drive trucks and motorcycles, officials have said three months after the kingdom announced a historic decision to end a ban on women driving. In September, King Salman issued a decree saying women will be able to drive from next June as part of an ambitious reform […]

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Man in Sheikhupura kills mother over property

By The Frontier Post | May 30, 2018

F.P. Report SHEIKHUPURA: A man in Muridke who claimed his mother was killed during a robbery was found to have killed her over a property dispute. According to police, suspect Arif killed his 80-year-old mother over her decision to sell a 5-marla plot and use the money for performing Hajj. He was opposed to the […]

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Nisar was Nawaz’s friend and my foe: Shehbaz Sharif

By The Frontier Post | May 30, 2018

RAJANPUR (Monitoring Desk): Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday said disgruntled Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Chaudhry Nisar was former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s friend and not his. “Nisar was Mian Sahab’s friend and my foe,” the PML-N president said while speaking to media after an inaugural ceremony at District Headquarters Hospital in Rajanpur. […]

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Statement regarding CJP was just a complaint: Ahsan Iqbal

By The Frontier Post | May 30, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal on Wednesday appeared in Lahore High Court (LHC) and said that his statement regarding Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) was a complaint. A three-member bench conducted hearing of the issue pertaining to anti-judiciary speeches during which, Ahsan Iqbal said that he has never thought of insulting court. I […]

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Petition seeking Faryal Talpur’s disqualification filed in SHC

By The Frontier Post | May 30, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: A petition was filed in the Sindh High Court (SHC) seeking disqualification of Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) leader Faryal Talpur on Wednesday. According to a private television channel report the petitioner Muazzam Abbasi claimed that Faryal Talpur should be disqualified as she held an iqama for Saudi Arabia. The petitioner claimed that […]

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No room for withdrawing Nasir Khosa’s name, clears Rana Sanaullah

By The Frontier Post | May 30, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah on Wednesday termed withdrawal of Nasir Khan Khosa’s name for Punjab’s caretaker chief minister (CM) a joke. He was exclusively talking to a private television channel. “Decision to nominate Nasir Khan Khosa as caretaker CM of Punjab was taken after thorough consultation with Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI). There […]

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LHC directs action against criminals in Miani Sahib Graveyard

By The Frontier Post | May 30, 2018

F.P. Report LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) on Wednesday directed police to initiate action against criminals in Lahore’s Miani Sahib Graveyard. During the hearing, Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Lahore and Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) appeared before the court. The judge remarked, “Be prepared Mr CCPO. There could be a need of grand operation in […]

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