Latest news from Afghanistan, in Afghan newspapers

Need to project Pakistani pink salt in global markets
F.P. Report KHEWRA: President Dr Arif Alvi has stressed the need for projecting Pakistani pink salt as a national product in potential global markets after its value addition in line with the international standards. Speaking during his visit (...)
The Frontier Post - 29 February 2024
Petrol price increases by Rs4.13 per litre
F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: The outgoing caretaker government Thursday jacked up the price of petrol by Rs4.13 per litre, further impacting the already inflation-stricken masses. The new petrol price is Rs279.75 per litre, a notification from the (...)
The Frontier Post - 29 February 2024
COAS lauds anti-terrorism efforts of Pakistan Army
F.P. Report RAWALPINDI: The 7th Pakistan Army Team Spirit (PATS) Exercise-2024 was concluded at Kharian Garrison with an impressive Closing Ceremony. General Syed Asim Munir, NI (M), Chief of Army Staff (COAS) graced the occasion as the Chief (...)
The Frontier Post - 29 February 2024
PHC orders ECP to submit reply
Humayun Khan PESHAWAR: A divisional bench of Peshawar High Court (PHC) comprising of Justice Ishtiaq Ibrahim and Justice Waqar Ahmad ordered Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) for submission of reply regarding provision of Reserved Seats at (...)
The Frontier Post - 29 February 2024
Fair election mechanism: Siraj calls for dialogue
F.P. Report LAHORE: Ameer Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), Sirajul Haq has expressing concerns over the future of democracy in the country has urged a national dialogue among political stakeholders to establish a transparent election mechanism. Addressing (...)
The Frontier Post - 29 February 2024
PTI’s Babar takes oath as KP Assembly Speaker
F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) Babar Saleem Swati on Thursday took oath as the speaker of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly. The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly session for Speaker and Deputy Speaker election was presided over by (...)
The Frontier Post - 29 February 2024
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The Frontier Post - 29 February 2024
Tolerance in UK at an all-time low – and not only because of Gaza
Mohamed Chebaro Some in the UK believe the war in Gaza has rocked the country’s political system, revealing a further gulf between politicians and their people. Many are of the opinion that the conflict has whipped up sentiment across the board (...)
The Frontier Post - 29 February 2024
Egypt’s concerns regarding potential storming of Rafah
Dr. Abdellatif El-Menawy The threat of a possible Israeli military action targeting Rafah, a city adjacent to the Egyptian border, not only puts approximately 1 million displaced Palestinians at risk but also poses a danger to Egypt (...)
The Frontier Post - 29 February 2024
G7 chair Italy assumes new importance in West
Andrew Hammond Prior to becoming Italian prime minister in 2022, there were widespread reservations in the West about Giorgia Meloni’s suitability for high office. However, her foreign policy actions so far, including her strong support for (...)
The Frontier Post - 29 February 2024
US charges four alleged Pakistani nationals
FP Report WASHINGTON DC: United States has charged four alleged Pakistani nationals of smuggling Iranian-made advanced weapons (including critical components for medium-range ballistic missiles (MRBM), anti-ship cruise missiles (ASCM), a (...)
The Frontier Post - 27 February 2024
PML-N senator demands CEC Sikandar Sultan Raja’s resignation
F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Senator Saadia Abbasi on Tuesday asked Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sikandar Sultan Raja to step down from his office over ‘rigged’ elections. Neither the 2018 general election (...)
The Frontier Post - 27 February 2024
Barrister Gohar urges ECP to announce verdict on reserved seats as per law
F.P. Report ISLAMABAD : Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Barrister Gohar hoped that the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) will announce its verdict according to the wishes of people. Talking to media in Islamabad, he said that the (...)
The Frontier Post - 27 February 2024
SP martyred, two terrorists killed in Mardan IBO
F.P. Report MARDAN: In yet another terrorism incident reported from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), a Superintendent of Police (SP) Ijaz Khan was martyred while three other officials, including a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), sustained (...)
The Frontier Post - 27 February 2024
S. Korea empowers nurses as doctors’ strike continues
SEOUL (AFP) : South Korea granted nurses new powers and legal protections Tuesday and launched an investigation into a patient’s death, as hospital chaos caused by striking trainee doctors entered a second week. Major hospitals are struggling (...)
The Frontier Post - 27 February 2024
Most UN Security Council members demand Taliban rescind decrees seriously oppressing women and girls
UNITED NATIONS (AP) : More than two-thirds of the U.N. Security Council’s members demanded Monday that the Taliban rescind all policies and decrees oppressing and discriminating against women and girls, including banning girls education above (...)
The Frontier Post - 27 February 2024
No role in govt formation in Pakistan, says US
F.P. Report WASHINGTON : The United States has made it absolutely loud and clear that it has role in government formation in Pakistan as it is an internal affair of that country, reported 24NewsHD TV channel on Tuesday. Addressing his daily (...)
The Frontier Post - 27 February 2024
Pakistan Army shoots down Indian spy quadcopter
F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Army has shot down Indian spying quadcopter that intruded into country’s airspace along the Line of Control. Pakistani forces at 12:55 pm on Sunday last shot down an Indian Army quadcopter that was spying in the (...)
The Frontier Post - 27 February 2024
Coordinator on Global Anti-Corruption Nephew’s Travel to Ecuador, Peru, and Paraguay
FP Report WASHINGTON DC: Coordinator on Global Anti-Corruption Richard Nephew will travel to Ecuador and Peru from February 27 – March 4. In both countries, he will discuss progress made, ongoing efforts, and the continuing challenges to (...)
The Frontier Post - 27 February 2024
Acting Special Coordinator for the Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment Matza’s Travel to Japan
FP Report WASHINGTON DC: Acting Special Coordinator for the Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment (PGI) Helaina Matza will travel to Tokyo February 27-28 to participate in discussions to further ongoing PGI economic corridor work (...)
The Frontier Post - 27 February 2024
Israeli delegation heads to Qatar for Gaza ceasefire deal push
DOHA (Reuters): Israeli officials headed on Monday to Qatar, where Hamas has its political office, to work on terms of a Gaza truce and hostage release deal, a source told Reuters, a step towards nailing down a ceasefire which Washington says (...)
The Frontier Post - 26 February 2024