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Karak Police Fire Teargas Shells To Disperse Women Protesters

Date: 24 Jan, 2017

    Karak Police Fire Teargas Shells To Disperse Women Protesters
A large number of women on Tuesday blocked the Indus Highway in Karak on second consecutive day in protest against low gas pressure, while police used teargas to disperse them. The local people said the women protesters, who were also joined by men afterwards, also pelted stones over the police....
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Rain, Snowfall Spell Continues In KP, FATA

Date: 24 Jan, 2017

    Rain, Snowfall Spell Continues In KP, FATA
The rain and snowfall spell continued in different areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA on second consecutive day on Tuesday. The Metrological Department said the rain spell in plain areas and snowfall in mountainous areas is expected to continue till Thursday.
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Swat Police, Polytechnic College Students Install Traffic Signal In Mingora

Date: 24 Jan, 2017

    Swat Police, Polytechnic College Students Install Traffic Signal In Mingora
Swat Police and the students of Polytechnic College has installed a traffic signal at Sohrab Khan Chowk in Mingora. Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Akhtar Hayat Khan inaugurated the signal on Monday. The DIG said on the occasion that traffic problems in the area will reduce to a great extent after...
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Leader Of Mobile Snatchers Gang Arrested In Peshawar

Date: 24 Jan, 2017

    Leader Of Mobile Snatchers Gang Arrested In Peshawar
Peshawar Police have arrested leader of a gang involved in snatching mobile phones and cash from eunuchs. Police said three eunuchs, Feroza, Muskan and Sidra, were returning from a function on Monday night when they were stopped by robbers in Dir Colony. The robbers snatched three precious mobile phones and...
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Governor Inaugurates Double Circuit Power Transmission Line In Hayatabad Feeder

Date: 23 Jan, 2017

    Governor Inaugurates Double Circuit Power Transmission Line In Hayatabad Feeder
A 132-KV double circuit power transmission line has been launched in Hayatabad Feeder. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra inaugurated the project on Monday. Speaking on the occasion the governor hoped that the problem of low voltage and unannounced load shedding would be reduced to great extent with the launching...
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Women Protesters Block Indus Highway Against Gas Low Pressure

Date: 23 Jan, 2017

    Women Protesters Block Indus Highway Against Gas Low Pressure
Dozens of women on Monday blocked the main Indus Highway and held a protest sit-in against low pressure of nature gas to domestic consumers. The protesting women remained on the highway for some time due to which traffic was suspended, due to which people faced great difficulties.
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14 Proclaimed Offenders Among 57 Arrested In Mardan Raids

Date: 23 Jan, 2017

    14 Proclaimed Offenders Among 57 Arrested In Mardan Raids
At least 57 suspects including proclaimed offenders were arrested during search and strike operation of police in Takhtbhai area of Mardan. According police, the operation was carried out in different areas of Takhtbai and its surrounding areas
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IGP Suspends Two Officers Over Poor Investigation

Date: 23 Jan, 2017

    IGP Suspends Two Officers Over Poor Investigation
The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) Inspector General of Police (IGP) Nasir Khan Durrani on Monday suspended a DSP and Sub-Inspector over shoddy investigation in a murder case. They DSP Hafeezur Rehman and investigation officer Sub-Inspector Anwar Khan were suspended after they found guilty of unfair investigation
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BDU Defuse Suicide Jacket Recovered From Mosque In Peshawar

Date: 23 Jan, 2017

    BDU Defuse Suicide Jacket Recovered From Mosque In Peshawar
The Peshawar police on Monday thwarted a major terror bid by defusing a suicide vest recovered from a mosque at Ring Road Peshawar. As per details, police found a suicide jacket a mosque Doran Pur area at Ring Road. The bomb disposal unit (BDU) experts were called in after suicide...
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IED Blast Near FC Vehicle Leaves Eight Soldiers Injured In Tank

Date: 23 Jan, 2017

    IED Blast Near FC Vehicle Leaves Eight Soldiers Injured In Tank
At least eight security personnel were injured when a remote-controlled bomb hit a convoy of the security forces in Tank district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Monday. According to police, Frontier Corps (FC) personnel were en route to Peshawar from Tank when their vehicle was targeted by an IED planted on...
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Sherpao Demands Immediate Merger Of Fata Into KP

Date: 23 Jan, 2017

    Sherpao Demands Immediate Merger Of Fata Into KP
Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) chief Aftab Sherpao on Sunday asked federal government to implement Fata reforms committee’s recommendation immediately and merge tribal areas with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Talking to reporters at Party central office in Peshawar, Sherpao said that the process should be completed as early as possible.
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Killing Of Three Villagers: Enraged Protesters Attack Police Station In Karak

Date: 23 Jan, 2017

    Killing Of Three Villagers: Enraged Protesters Attack Police Station In Karak
Enraged protesters attacked the Yaqoob Khan Shaheed Police Station in Karak and damaged police mobiles to protest the killing of three villagers in the area days earlier. According to details, three persons were gunned down by unknown armed men in Takht-e-Nasrati area of the district two days ago.
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Anti-polio Drive Begins In Khyber Agency, Wana

Date: 23 Jan, 2017

    Anti-polio Drive Begins In Khyber Agency, Wana
A three-day anti-polio vaccination campaign has kicked off in Khyber Agency and Tehsil Wana of South Waziristan Agency amidst tight security arrangements on Monday. During three-day anti polio vaccination, more than 240424 children under age five would be vaccinated by 869 teams of health workers.
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Police Recover Minor Girl From Peshawar

Date: 23 Jan, 2017

    Police Recover Minor Girl From Peshawar
Police has succeeded to recover the three years old minor girl, who was kidnapped from Qazi kaly of Peshawar days earlier. According to police, the girl was recovered from Faqir Abad area in and recovered Samina. She went missing a week ago from outside her home, said police officials....
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Sui Gas Mardan Regional Office Inaugurated

Date: 23 Jan, 2017

    Sui Gas Mardan Regional Office Inaugurated
Advisor to the Prime Minister Engineer Ameer Muqam has inaugurated the Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Limited (SNGPL) regional office in Mardan on Sunday. Addressing the inaugural ceremony, Amir Muqam said that Rs 120 million had been approved for the newly established SNGPL office. He also announced an increase in...
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Asfandyar Seeks Immediate Merger Of Fata With KP

Date: 22 Jan, 2017

    Asfandyar Seeks Immediate Merger Of Fata With KP
Awami National Party (ANP) Chief Asfandyar Wali Khan on Sunday demanded immediate merger of tribal areas with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Addressing a huge crowd in Charsadda gathered in the connection of 29th and 11th death anniversaries of Bacha Khan and Abdul Wali Khan,
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One Killed In Dera Ismail Khan Firing

Date: 22 Jan, 2017

    One Killed In Dera Ismail Khan Firing
At least one person was killed in firing incident in Dera Ismail Khan on Sunday. According to police officials, the firing incident occurred in Madina colony when some unidentified gunmen opened indiscriminate firing on 50-year-old Abdul Khaliq son of Abdul Hameed.
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Vocational Training Center For Women Inaugurated In Mardan

Date: 22 Jan, 2017

    Vocational Training Center For Women Inaugurated In Mardan
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister Sikandar Sherpao has inaugurated vocational training centre for women in Katlang area of Mardan on Sunday. The women centre has been established with cost of Rs 8.4 million in Shamozai village of Katlang tehsil with the collaboration of the Japan’s embassy.
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Protest Demo Against Parachinar Blast Held In Peshawar

Date: 22 Jan, 2017

    Protest Demo Against Parachinar Blast Held In Peshawar
A protest demonstration was held outside the Peshawar Press Club on Sunday to condemn the yesterday’s deadly bomb blast in Kurram Agency that left at least 25 people dead and injured 85 others. The demonstration was arranged by the students of the Kurram Agency. The protesters shouted slogans against...
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Nine Killed As Van Plunges Into Ravine In Buner

Date: 22 Jan, 2017

    Nine Killed As Van Plunges Into Ravine In Buner
At least nine people were killed when a van plunged into deep ravine in Buner on Sunday. According to police, a passenger van was going from Jabu Chogarzai to Sawari area of Buner, when the driver lost control over the vehicle
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Famous Liaquat Bazaar Book Market Losing Its Significance After Advent Of IT

Date: 22 Jan, 2017

    Famous Liaquat Bazaar Book Market Losing Its Significance After Advent Of IT
The historic significance of the famous book market at Liaquat Bazaar in Peshawar is diminishing gradually with the advent of information technology. The market, which was famous for availability of all kinds of books, now hosts shops of clothes and other items and fewer book lovers visit the area now.
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Compensation Cheques Among Heirs Of Gaddani Inferno Victims Distributed In Upper Dir

Date: 22 Jan, 2017

    Compensation Cheques Among Heirs Of Gaddani Inferno Victims Distributed In Upper Dir
Compensation cheques among the heirs of the people from Upper Dir, who lost their lives in the Gaddani ship inferno, were distributed on Saturday. A ceremony in this regard was organised in Khal area where Member National Assembly Sahibzada Sanaullah distributed compensation cheques of Rs18 million among the heirs of...
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Two Persons Gunned Down In Peshawar Firing

Date: 21 Jan, 2017

    Two Persons Gunned Down In Peshawar Firing
Two persons were gunned down by unidentified armed in Peshawar on Saturday. According to police, the incident took place near Rehman Baba graveyard when unidentified armed men opened firing on them.
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Students Visit Archaeological Sites In Peshawar

Date: 21 Jan, 2017

    Students Visit Archaeological Sites In Peshawar
More than 100 students that include male and female from different schools visited to heritage sites in the provincial capital on Saturday. The free-of-charge trip to the heritage sites was organized by Tourism Corporation Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (TCKP) in bid to increase students’ awareness of historical sites in Peshawar and province.
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Mobile Traders Stage Protest Demo Against Colleagues Arrest In Bannu

Date: 21 Jan, 2017

    Mobile Traders Stage Protest Demo Against Colleagues Arrest In Bannu
The protesters said that protest demonstration is in response to the police arrest of their colleagues without any valid reasons. According to police, they were arrested for allegedly involvement in selling and purchasing of smuggled or stolen mobile phones
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CNG Stations To Remain Closed For Few Hours In Mardan To Improve Domestic Gas Supply

Date: 21 Jan, 2017

    CNG Stations To Remain Closed For Few Hours In Mardan To Improve Domestic Gas Supply
The district administration of Mardan has decided to keep the compressed natural gas (CNG) stations closed from 5:00am to 8:00pm and 4:00pm to 7:00pm to improve domestic gas supply. According to a notification issued from the office of Deputy Commissioner Mardan Imran Hamid Sheikh, the decision was taken after several...
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Features & Interviews

Pakhtun Women Countering Stereotypes To Learn Driving
Like other fields of life, women of Khyber Pakhtunhwa and FATA have also started learning driving and they are now fulfilling their needs of life without being dependent on male members of the family....
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Cricketer Muhammad Asif Praises Fata Players’ Talent
Pic by Hanifullah (1)Test cricket Muhammad Asif has said there is immense cricketing talent in the federally administered tribal areas (Fata) and if provided opportunities, players from Fata will be no match in the countr...
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Reconciliatory Jirga In Bajaur Resolves 36 Disputes In Two Years
Photo by the authorA reconciliatory body constituted by a former bureaucrat has succeeded in peacefully resolving as many as 36 tribal disputes during the past two years. Haji Said Ahmad Jan, who served as assistant po...
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Sale And Use Of Traditional Pashto Music Instruments On Decline
The manufacturing and use of traditional Pashto music instruments are on a decline due to increasing use of electronic gadgets and computer and internet technology. Traditional music like Tambal an...
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Free Of Cost Treatment Being Provided To Children With Cleft Lips, Palates At RMC Peshawar
Thousands of children are born with cleft lips and palates in Pakistan every year and parents of such children face many difficulties in their treatment. Doctors say the treatment of children born wit...
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