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Corruption cases’ merger: CJP to hear Nawaz Sharif’s chamber appeal on Feb 21

By The Frontier Post | February 19, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar is set to hear disqualified premier Nawaz Sharif’s chamber appeal on February 21 against Registrar Office’s objections concerning his request to consolidate three corruption references against him. The petition against Registrar Office’s objections was set today for first hearing on February 21. The development […]

Contempt case: Apex court issues show-cause notice to Daniyal Aziz

By The Frontier Post | February 19, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court issued a show-cause notice to Federal Privatization Minister Daniyal Aziz in the contempt of court case on Monday. Earlier on February 2, the Supreme Court had issued a contempt of court notice to Daniyal Aziz over his controversial speeches and statements which he made during different TV talk shows. Justice […]

Two suicide bombers killed in Mamond tehsil of Bajaur

By The Frontier Post | February 19, 2018

F.P. Report KHAR: At least two suicide bombers were killed in a security forces operation conducted in Mamond tehsil of Bajaur Agency on Monday. Security forces conducted raid in Gutki area of Mamond district and foiled a major terror bid and killed two suicide bombers in a successful operation. As per the reports, the suicide […]

PM Abbasi rejects rumors about rift within PML-N

By The Frontier Post | February 19, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that all the leaders and workers of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) are united under the leadership of Nawaz Sharif. PM Abbasi said this while giving interview to private news channel on Sunday. He rejected all the speculations regarding the groups against the party leadership. He […]

Khawaja Asif leaves for Moscow

By The Frontier Post | February 19, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif on Monday has left Islamabad for Moscow on a four-day visit with the aim to strengthen the relations among the two countries. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov had invited the Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif to visit Russia from 19-22 February 2018. The visit comes in a […]

Avenfield case: NAB court summoned Wajid Zia along with original JIT report on Feb22

By The Frontier Post | February 19, 2018

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: An accountability court hearing corruption references against former premier Nawaz Sharif and family, has summoned Additional Director, Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Wajid Zia, also head of the Panama Papers case joint investigation team (JIT), to appear before the court in Avenfield properties reference against members of Sharif family. The accountability court also […]

Global

11 UK cabinet ministers plan to confront May, demand she step down – Report

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

LONDON (Sputnik): Several cabinet ministers are reportedly planning to confront UK Prime Minister May on Monday and seek her resignation. Eleven cabinet ministers are planning “a full blown cabinet coup” to “remove Theresa May as prime minister” the Sunday Times’ political editor said. The reporter also said that David Lidington, May’s de-facto deputy, Environment Secretary […]

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Trump to recognize Golan Heights as Israel’s territory today

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

Monitoring Desk JERUSALEM: U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday will sign an official document lending support to Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights in the presence of Israel’s prime minister, according to Israel’s acting Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz. “Tomorrow, President Trump, in the presence of PM Netanyahu, will sign a decree recognizing Israel’s sovereignty on […]

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Thousands attend New Zealand vigil, rally to fight racism, remember mosque victims

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

CHRISTCHURCH (Reuters): Thousands gathered in New Zealand’s cities on Sunday to protest racism and remember the 50 Muslims killed by a gunman in Christchurch and as Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced a national remembrance service to be held later this week. About 15,000 turned out for an evening vigil in Christchurch in a park near […]

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Death toll in Papua floods climbs to 112

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

JAKARTA (AA): The death toll from floods in eastern Indonesia climbed to 112 on Sunday, according to the national disaster management agency. Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, spokesman for the Indonesian National Board for Disaster Management (BNPB), said at least 94 people remain missing while another 915 people are injured, including 107 in critical condition. Some 16,783 […]

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London mayor asks PM May to use Islamophobia definition

By The Frontier Post | March 24, 2019

LONDON (AA): Decrying the mixed messages of the ruling Tories, London Mayor Sadiq Khan is urging Prime Minister Theresa May to adopt a new definition of Islamophobia. In a letter to May, Khan said that he has been repeatedly subjected to anti-Muslim abuse from Tory members and supporters, and called on her to order her […]

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US on edge for Russia probe findings on Trump

By The Frontier Post | March 24, 2019

WASHINGTON (AFP): The US public and Washington’s deeply divided political class on Sunday faced another day of anxiously waiting to learn if the key findings of the Russian meddling probe will implicate President Donald Trump in serious wrongdoing. Special Counsel Robert Mueller submitted the confidential final report on his 22-month investigation Friday and Attorney General […]

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Pakistan

Govt. providing assistance to victims of Indian firing along LoC: AJK PM

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Azad Jammu Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider on Sunday said AJK government will extend all possible assistance to the victims of Indian firing along the Line of Control. In a press conference, the prime minister said, he has personally visited various sectors along Line Of Control (LOC) to evaluate losses […]

President for persistent connection with nature to tackle global warming

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi urged the people to establish their persistent connection with the nature to tackle the challenges of global warming else the autumn would take on them. Addressing a colorful Nowruz festival arranged by nine diplomatic mission in Pakistan, the United Nations and Serena Hotels to mark the onset of […]

Safari train service starts from Nowshera to Mardan and Dargai

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

F.P. Report Mardan: Federal Minister Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmad here on Sunday inaugurated Safari Train service from Nowshera to Mardan and Dargai with the purpose to boost tourists industry Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. The federal minister Railway Sheikh Rashid Ahmad travelled in Safari Train from Nowshera district to Mardan district along with relevant staff of Railway […]

Ghani stress for Country’s development, prosperity

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Speaker Khyber Pakthunkhwa Assembly, Mushtaq Ahmed Ghani has said Pakistan is our country and its every citizen was ready to give every kind of sacrifices for its protection. In a statement issued here on Sunday, he said Pakistan came into being after matchless sacrifices by our forefathers and every Pakistani is ready […]

Polio immunization drive in 97 districts from today

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: A sub national polio vaccination campaign in selected 97 high risk districts will start from Monday to vaccinate over 20 million children. According to an official of National Emergency Operations Centre for the Polio Program, during this special campaign, frontline polio workers will go door to door to ensure children are vaccinated […]

Development of backward areas top priority of govt: CM Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

By The Frontier Post | March 24, 2019

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan says development of the backward areas of the province is the top priority of the present government. Inaugurating gas supply scheme in Swat today (Sunday), he said the project has been completed at a cost of more than two billion rupees. Mahmood Khan said it will […]

Afghanistan

Peace Movement blames foreign countries for Afghan war

By The Frontier Post | March 24, 2019

KABUL (TOLO news): Members of the People’s Peace Movement, also called the Helmand Peace Convoy, held a gathering in Jalalabad city in Nangarhar province on Sunday where they said that countries in the region and beyond are seeking their benefit in the ongoing war in Afghanistan. They said these countries are not in favor of […]

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Khalilzad regularly briefed Ghani on US-Taliban talks: Daudzai

By The Frontier Post | March 24, 2019

KABUL (TOLO news): The US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad had regularly briefed President Ashraf Ghani by phone calls on a daily basis during the talks with Taliban in Qatar, a senior official of the High Peace Council acknowledged at a press conference on Sunday. “Mr. Khalilzad contacted the President of Afghanistan every […]

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Young Afghan woman appointed as deputy minister of commerce and industry

By The Frontier Post | March 24, 2019

KABUL (Khaama Press): A young Afghan woman has been appointed as deputy minister of commerce and industry of Afghanistan as efforts are underway to further increase the presence of women in key leadership posts in governmental institutions. Muqaddesa Yourish has been recently been appointed as deputy commerce and industry minister for trade. She was previously […]

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5 militants killed in Afghan Special Forces operations in Nangarhar

By The Frontier Post | March 24, 2019

NANGARHAR (Khaama Press): At least five Taliban militants were killed during an operation of Afghan Special Forces in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. According to informed military sources, the militants were killed in Bihsud district of the province. “Afghan Special Force conducted a raid in Bishud district of Nangarhar killing 5 Taliban fighters and destroying […]

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Foreign policy definition should change: Ghani

By The Frontier Post | March 24, 2019

KABUL (TOLO news): Afghanistan’s foreign policy should be based on long-term planning, not based on “sentiments or reactions”, President Ashraf Ghani said, apparently pointing at recent remarks by his National Security Advisor Hamdullah Mohib about the US’s efforts for Afghan peace. Addressing a ceremony on introducing Wahid Omar, former Afghan envoy to Italy, as his […]

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Two US service members killed

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Two American service members lost their lives during an operation in Afghanistan early on Friday, the NATO-led RS Mission said. The two US service members lost their lives while conducting an operation. No further details have been regarding the exact location where the two service members lost their lives. More than 14 […]

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Business

Pound rises on Brexit delay; economic gloom hits stocks

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

LONDON (AFP/APP): Sterling rose further Friday after Brussels gave Britain a Brexit deadline extension, but stocks dived as fresh economic gloom gripped trading floors. European equities tanked and the euro sank under $1.13 as poor eurozone manufacturing data rekindled fears over the state of the world economy, dealers said. The pound however pushed higher one […]

The idea technology leads to unemployment is wrong

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

BURSA, Turkey (AA): The idea that technology will cause unemployment is mistaken, according to the chairwoman of Hepsiburada, Turkey’s leading e-commerce platform. “The definition of unemployment should be changed. What we now call unemployment in the future could be a new job,” Hanzade Dogan Boyner told the 8th Uludag Economy Summit in Bursa, northwestern Turkey, […]

64% deprived of safe, clean drinking water facility: WB

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: As the water day is being observed across the world on Friday, as many as 64 per cent of Pakistanis are still deprived of their access to the safe and clean drinking water in the country, World Bank in its recent report revealed. The World Bank newly launched ‘Pakistan @ 100’ report […]

Dollar closed at Rs140.24 in interbank, SBP report

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The exchange rate of Dollar increased and was traded at Rs140.24 against Rs 139.49, after increase of 75 paisa, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) reported on Friday. However according to Forex Association of Pakistan the open market rate of Dollar closed at Rs141.30. The SBP reported that in interbank the price of […]

Weekly inflation eases by 0.19 per cent

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The weekly inflation for the week ended on March 21, for the combined income group, witnessed decrease of 0.19 percent as compared to the previous week. The Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) for the week under review in the above mentioned group was recorded at 248.30 points against 248.77 points registered in the […]

Gold price hikes by Rs400, reaches to Rs70,300

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: According to Karachi Sarafa Association the per tola price of 24 karat has gained Rs 400 and reached historic high of Rs70, 300 per tola against the Rs69,900 while 10 gram gold was increased by Rs 343 and traded at 60,271 against 59,928 on last day. The price of Silver remained unchanged […]

Sports

Gladiators to celebrate PSL success in Quetta

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

F.P. Report Karachi: The Pakistan Super League (PSL) season four Champions Quetta Gladiators are going to Quetta on March 23 with the PSL Trophy to celebrate with the fans on Pakistan Day. The Gladiators’ contingent will be headed by the owner Nadeem Omar while others include Captain Sarfaraz Ahmad, Head Coach Moin Khan, Ahmad Shahzad, […]

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Falcao penalty earns Queiroz debut win

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

TOKYO (Agencies): Colombia’s record goalscorer Radamel Falcao scored from the penalty spot to defeat Japan 1-0 on Friday and hand new coach Carlos Queiroz a victory in his first game. Falcao’s 33rd goal for his country came after a penalty was awarded for a handball by Japan’s Takehiro Tomiyasu in the 64th minute in Yokohama. […]

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25-ball century in T10 match

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

DUBAI (Agencies): Surrey batsman Will Jacks smashed a world record 25-ball century in a 10-over practice match against fellow English country side Lancashire in Dubai on Thursday. His incredible innings included eight fours and 11 sixes, including six maximums in a single over. He is now the first player to hit a century in a […]

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Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir joins BJP before election

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

NEW DELHI (Agencies): Former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir joined Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling party on Friday, leaving a panel to decide whether to field him as a candidate in India’s upcoming general election. With 9 million followers on Twitter, Gambhir could give Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) some extra pulling-power in the campaign […]

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Bring on the World Cup, we fear no one: Afghan spin king Rashid Khan

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

KABUL (AFP): Trailblazing bowler Rashid Khan said Afghanistan will fear no one when the World Cup starts in May after a maiden Test win enhanced the reputation of the rising cricket nation. Khan, who is one of the world’s leading bowlers in short-form cricket, said Afghanistan’s confidence was growing after beating Ireland on Monday in […]

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Finch’s century helps fire Australia to eight-wicket win over Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | March 22, 2019

SHARJAH (AFP): Aaron Finch’s fine century drove Australia to a convincing eight-wicket win over a new-look Pakistan in the first one-day international on Friday. The Austraian skipper scored 116 off 135 balls for his 12th one-day international century that helped his team overhaul the 281-run target in 49 overs on a flat Sharjah stadium pitch. […]

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Fashion & Movies

Renowned singer Shahnaz Begum passes away

By The Frontier Post | March 24, 2019

DHAKA (Web Desk): Renowned singer Shahnaz Begum passed away in Dhaka on Sunday after suffering a cardiac arrest. She was 67. Born in Dhaka in 1952, Shahnaz was best known for singing Sohni Dharti Allah Rakhay and Jeevay Jeevay Pakistan. A recipient of the Ekushey Padak in 1992 and Bangladesh National Film Award for Best […]

Boney Kapoor to remake Badhaai in different languages

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Boney Kapoor is one of the well-known producers of Bollywood. Not just that, he has also started focussing on producing films down South. After the remake of Pink that he produced recently, Boney is set to make more films in the South film industry. The latest reports are that he has acquired […]

Akshay Kumar and Parineeti Chopra starrer ‘Kesari’ earns Rs 20 crores on first day

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Akshay Kumar and Parineeti Chopra’s latest release Kesari revolves around the Battle of Saraghi. Directed by Anurag Singh, the film released yesterday. Critics as well as the audiences are raving about the film. The good word-of-mouth will help the film make money during the weekend. On its opening day, the film earned […]

SLB wants to cast Priyanka Chopra in ‘Gangubai’

By The Frontier Post | March 22, 2019

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Sanjay Leela Bhansali is gearing up for his next project starring Salman Khan and Alia Bhatt titled Inshallah. But the cinema genius is also working on another project, Gangubai. A lot has already been spoken about the film as rumours started long back that SLB wanted to collaborate with Priyanka Chopra on […]

Much awaited Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio starrer ‘Once upon a time in Hollywood’ trailer out

By The Frontier Post | March 22, 2019

Monitoring Desk LOS ANGELES: Period piece film ‘Once upon a time in Hollywood’ starring two of the most famed actors of Hollywood Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt has now. For the first time ever, Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt will star in a Hollywood movie, including late actor Luke Perry for the last time as […]

R. Kelly begs judge for permission to perform in Dubai concerts

By The Frontier Post | March 22, 2019

LONDON (BBC): A court filing claims that “denying the opportunity to work would be a hardship on his children” R&B star R. Kelly has asked a US court to let him travel to Dubai to perform concerts next month. According to a motion filed in Cook County Circuit Court, Mr Kelly also plans to meet […]

Science & Technology

Instagram new feature allows you to change username

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: Choosing a perfect name for your Instagram is as tricky as any other thing. Many people find it too much difficult to opt for the best name on Instagram. Now there is good news for people who are bored with the old name and want to try the new one. Instagram is […]

The idea technology leads to unemployment is wrong

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

BURSA, Turkey (AA): The idea that technology will cause unemployment is mistaken, according to the chairwoman of Hepsiburada, Turkey’s leading e-commerce platform. “The definition of unemployment should be changed. What we now call unemployment in the future could be a new job,” Hanzade Dogan Boyner told the 8th Uludag Economy Summit in Bursa, northwestern Turkey, […]

Apple introduces AirPods with various new features

By The Frontier Post | March 22, 2019

Monitoring Desk CALIFORNIA: Apple announced the long waited AirPods second generation with a handful new features that takes the earbuds market expectation a level up. AirPods feature Siri control through their voice commands. “Hey Siri” feature enables user to activate Siri without tapping the AirPods. It provides hands-free feature like alternating the volume, selecting the […]

Red Bull scares LA with fake meteor

By The Frontier Post | March 22, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AFP): A “meteor” that tore across the Los Angeles skyline set Twitter alight with speculation it was a real life “Deep Impact”. A bright orange fireball that arced over Hollywood sent people scrambling to capture the scene for social media even if it later turned out to be more fiction than fact. “Anyone […]

Northrop launches hypersonic defense push

By The Frontier Post | March 21, 2019

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: With the Pentagon making hypersonic weapons a priority, Northrop Grumman is throwing its hat into the ring in an attempt to claim space in the still-early hypersonic defense market. The company last week launched a new campaign website focused on hypersonic defense as part of a broader push into the business area, […]

Intel and Cray team up to build exascale supercomputer in 2021

By The Frontier Post | March 21, 2019

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: Intel and Cray are teaming up to create an exascale super computer cluster for the US Department of Energy, which should be ready by 2021. The supercomputer has Intel written all over it, fitted with Intel Xeon CPUs, Optane memory and there it is, Xe GPUs. The Supercomputer is to be named […]

Health

27,000 new TB cases reported

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan ranks four among countries with high incident cases of multi-drug resistant Tuberculosis (TB) as estimated 27,000 new cases are reported every year. According to available official data, total TB cases incidence rate per year is 525,000 in Pakistan while the figure of TB cases under treatment is 368,589.  As many as […]

Polio immunization drive in 97 districts from today

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: A sub national polio vaccination campaign in selected 97 high risk districts will start from Monday to vaccinate over 20 million children. According to an official of National Emergency Operations Centre for the Polio Program, during this special campaign, frontline polio workers will go door to door to ensure children are vaccinated […]

Drinking very hot tea likely to double risk of cancer: New Research

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: A new study published on Wednesday claims that those who drink tea piping hot could be increasing their risk of esophageal cancer, CNN reported. The study, published in the International Journal of Cancer, found that those who preferred their tea to be warmer than 60°C and consumed more than 700 ml of […]

Regular consumption of sugary drinks link to premature deaths among women: Research

By The Frontier Post | March 22, 2019

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: Regular consumption of sugary drinks including sports drinks, juices and sodas is linked to premature deaths among women resulting from cardiovascular diseases or cancer, according to an article published on the CNN website. Women who had sugary drinks once in a month’s time than those who had two servings daily had […]

Polio case detects in Landi Kotal

By The Frontier Post | March 22, 2019

Ahmad Nabi LANDI KOTAL: First polio case of 2019 in district Khyber was detected as 12 months old infant baby of Bazaar Zakha Khel area of Landi Kotal was declared polio-positive, health department informed on Thursday. The health official told that 12 months old Umar Hayat s/o Hayat Gul, resident of remote and bordering area […]

Regular use of Marijuana and strong potent weed linked to Psychosis

By The Frontier Post | March 21, 2019

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: Weed use is taking off as more states move to legalize it. And with all the buzz over medical marijuana, it’s starting to gain an aura of healthfulness. But there are some serious health risks associated with frequent use. One of the more troubling ones is the risk of having a psychotic […]

Travel

China extends May Day holiday to stimulate spending

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

Monitoring Desk BEIJING: China is creating a four-day break in May, as the government works to stoke consumption. The May Day holiday on Wednesday, May 1, this year will be extended through Friday, the State Council announced. In exchange, people will have to work on the Sundays before and after to make up for the […]

Travel and Tourism is fastest-growing economic sector in Zambia

By The Frontier Post | March 22, 2019

Monitoring Desk The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) is getting ready for its Annual Summit in Seville next month, and Africa will be happy. Report after report is confirming enormous growth potential for the African Travel and Tourism industry. Alongside WTTC’s good numbers, a new initiative spearheaded by the eTN Corporation is the African […]

Wildlife tourism may negatively affect African animal’s behavior: study

By The Frontier Post | March 21, 2019

Monitoring Desk Increasing numbers of tourists are interested in observing wildlife such as African elephants, and income generated from tourism potentially aids in the protection of animals and their habitats. However, a new Journal of Zoology study reveals that wildlife tourism may be a stressor for free-ranging elephants. Over the course of 15 months, researchers […]

Around one million tourists visit Turkey for health tourism

By The Frontier Post | March 21, 2019

Monitoring Desk ISTANBUL: Turkey attracted nearly 1 million people for health tourism in 2018, said an industry official on March 19. “Thermal tourism contributes to Turkey’s economy with healing waters, as well as seas, rivers and lakes,” Yavuz Yılık, head of the Thermal Health and Tourism Association (TESTUD), told Anadolu Agency. Yılık stressed that Turkey […]

Holidays on the edge: War tourism industry gaining new levels of interest

By The Frontier Post | March 20, 2019

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: The war tourism industry is on the rise and was on display during the world’s largest travel trade show, ITB Berlin. Far-flung places like Syria, Afghanistan, Sudan and Yemen may routinely hit headlines for their protracted wars and humanitarian disasters, though such locales are oft promoted as vacation destinations, catapulting the […]

Discover Pakistan

By The Frontier Post | March 19, 2019

Nohman Ali Prime Minister Imran Khan recently unveiled a new and ambitious visa policy promoting tourism in Pakistan. Tourism was one of the industries that had suffered due to the deteriorating security situation in Pakistan, however, with the improvements in security scenario, better infrastructure, and promotion of tourist friendly places through internet and social media, […]

Articles

North pulls out of inter-Korean liaison office

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

Andrew Salmon North Korean officials walked out of a high-profile inter-Korean liaison office on Friday in the latest sign of Pyongyang anger in the aftermath of the failed North Korea-United States summit in Hanoi last month. The North notified the South that it was withdrawing its officials under “instructions from higher authorities,” according to a […]

Pulwama Attack: Indian Insecurity in the Face of Upcoming Elections or Preface to Kashmir’s Freedom?

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

Maliha Zeba Khan Pakistan has gotten on nerves of India as after every terrorist incident, India sees Pakistan involved in it despite the fact that terrorist organizations and militants are the non-state actors and no state sponsors their activities. India has been accusing Pakistan for sponsoring the terrorist organizations like Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM), and […]

New Zealand massacre and fear of Islamization of world

By The Frontier Post | March 24, 2019

Yusuf Kaplan Renowned researcher Marshall Hodgson once made the following observation: if a Martian were to visit the planet Earth between the 16th and 18th century, it would conclude after seeing that Muslims make up the majority of the inhabitants from Morocco to Indonesia that “I guess this is a planet inhabited by Muslims”. This […]

British Labour adopts Islamophobia definition while Conservatives dither

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

Elis Gjevori There is growing pressure on the Conservative Party to accept a working definition of Islamophobia as it faces increasing instances of members using inflammatory rhetoric against Muslims. Britain’s Labour Party has adopted the working definition of Islamophobia produced by the All Party Parliamentary Group (AP-PG) at the end of last year. In adopting […]

Afghan conflict – A decisive moment

By The Frontier Post | March 22, 2019

I.M. Kiyani Since last four decades Afghanistan is going through and has witnessed deadliest aerial and ground attacks, blood bathing, dead bodies, unmatchable devastation, miseries and denial of very basic civic facilities to its masses such as health care, education and employment. Two world super powers have mercilessly used their military might for attainment of […]

Christchurch result of politicians’ hate speech against Islam

By The Frontier Post | March 21, 2019

Ahmed Al-Burai It was hours after a van hit pedestrians in Barcelona in 2017, when US President Donald Trump unhesitatingly tweeted, “Study what General Pershing of the United States did to terrorists.” Apparently, as the executive of the world’s superpower, Trump’s precious counsel was not to his inferiors or to the CIA or FBI agents; […]

Editorial

Powers hitting “Afghan jackpot”

By The Frontier Post | March 25, 2019

A statement issued by the State Department says that three major world powers, the United States, Russia and China have held constructive talks in Washington for two consecutive days aimed at ending decade’s long Afghan war through a political settlement and to ensure that Afghanistan never become a source of threat to any of them. […]

Emulating Malaysian model

By The Frontier Post | March 24, 2019

The Malaysian Prime Minister Dr. Mahatir Mohammad in his discussion with Prime Minster Imran Khan on expanding bilateral economic cooperation highlighted the broad contours of his government economic policy which led to spectacular economic gains. He said that Malaysia followed the Japanese and South Korean models of economic growth and aptly remarked that government has […]

Islamophobia surge

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

Addressing a joint press conference, Prime Minister Imran Khan and the visiting Malaysian Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir Mohammad have rightly emphasised the need for unity among Muslim nations to counter the rising wave Islamophobia around the world. Both leaders have identical views how best ways and means can be applied to combat this rising phenomena. […]

Drifting away from democratic norms

By The Frontier Post | March 22, 2019

Sobriety, tolerance and not challenging writ of the state used to be the hallmark the leadership of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) which they had demonstrated in the past by not allowing the party workers to take law into their hands. This healthy norm of democracy was adhered to at the time execution of the party […]

Levies’ check post attack

By The Frontier Post | March 21, 2019

Unknown terrorists opened fire on Levy check post at Lal Khatti area in Ziarat Tehsil Sanjwani of Baluchistan. Six levy personnel were martyred and several others injured. Some of the injured are reported to be in critical condition. Over the past few year personnel of levy, police and security forces have been frequently targeted including […]

Merged districts uplift plan

By The Frontier Post | March 20, 2019

Prime Minister Imran Khan has unveiled the broad parameters of 10 years uplift plan worth Rs. 10 trillion for the speedy uplift of the newly merged seven district and four frontier regions of former Federally Administered Tribal Areas. The plan envisages creation of 8000 thousand jobs annually for the educated youth of these districts. In […]

Letters to Editor

Police high handedness and aggrieved people

By The Frontier Post | January 31, 2019

Through the lines of your esteemed news paper, i would like to draw the attention of the concerned authorities towards the sorry state of affairs of the people at the hands of police. Despite the tall claims made (still making) by previous government of reforming police department, no improvement whatsoever is seen in our area […]

Stop child labour

By The Frontier Post | January 30, 2019

“One who does not show mercy to our children is not from my community” [Holy Prophet (SAW)] Kindness towards children was one of the Prophet’s special characteristics. Children are flowers of heaven and they are the beautiful creation of God. Child labour is a terrible and big crime. In Pakistan it is an ever growing […]

The devaluation of economy

By The Frontier Post | January 30, 2019

What is behind the devaluation of Pakistani currency? What are its effects on our economy? The Pakistani currency has experienced a worst fall against the US dollar ever in the history of Rs 143 per Dollar. The rupee has lost about 35 percent since the first devaluation in Dec 2017. PM Imran Khan on the […]

Rumors about abolishing of tax – free status of Malakand

By The Frontier Post | January 30, 2019

It has been reportedly learnt that the Chief minister of KP Mahmood Khan has issued directives to all the ministries/ departments and quarters concerned to fulfill all the legal formalities before tabling any bill or law in the house for legislation. They have been further directed to share and discuss the theme of the bill […]

Working women issues

By The Frontier Post | January 29, 2019

In the past few years, the role of a woman has changed drastically in Pakistan. Women are now stepping out of their houses to earn and break free from all stereotypes that confine women to live inside home. Women can now be seen working as fire fighters, pilots,air traffic Controllers, bankers, company executives, labourers, farmers […]

TF and Pakistan’s economic quagmire

By The Frontier Post | January 29, 2019

Financial Action Task Force is a global body which aims at combating money laundering and terrorists financing. FATF grey list comprises of the countries which lacks in implementing strategic policies against terrorist financing. Pakistan was also grey listed from 2012 to 2015. But later due to efforts and policies, Pakistan was removed from the grey […]

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