Popalzai-led committee meets today to sight Eid moon

PESHAWAR, 16 July: Unofficial moon sighting committee, headed by Mufti Shahabuddin Popalzai, would meet at Qasim Ali Khan mosque today evening. It will be pertinent...

Repatriated Bara IDPs to celebrate Eid in hometown

BARA, 16 July: It is after seven years that the recently-repatriated internally displaced persons (IDPs) of Bara tehsil of Khyber Agency will be celebrating...

180-kg hash seized in Jamrud

JAMRUD, 13 July: Political administration of Khyber Agency has claimed having seized 180-kilogram Chars besides arresting 13 alleged smugglers in a raid on a...

Re-balloting on 352 polling stations on 30th July

PESHAWAR, 12 July: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has announced to hold fresh election on 352 polling stations on 30th the instant. In a...

Peace committee member killed in Bara

BARA, 12 July: Unidentified armed men killed a member of the peace committee here last night. Official sources said that Ahmed Shah was going to...

Swat residents protest sale of toy-guns

MINGORA, 12 July: Residents of Mingora have protested against the sale of toy-guns at the Taj Chowk today. They were holding placards and banners inscribed...

Mudslide kills child in Hangu

HANGU, 12 July: A child was killed and three others were injured as they were hit by a mudslide in an IDPs camp in...

Sobia Khan’s new film to release on Eid

PESHAWAR, 12 July: New film of the popular Pashto actress Sobia Khan will be released on Eidul Fitr. Talking to media-persons, Sobia Khan said that...

Four minority members get Malik status

PESHAWAR, 11 July: Political administration of Khyber Agency has awarded the status of Malik to four persons hailing from the religious minorities. The administration said...

Ex-Pesco chief remanded into NAB custody

PESHAWAR, 11 July: An Accountability Court remanded a former chief of Peshawar Electric Supply Company (Pesco) into National Accountability Bureau (NAB) custody for 13...

‘Swimming in fast-flowing sites of Swat River be banned’

MINGORA, 11 July: Residents of Swat mostly go to the riverside to beat the unbearable heat however this year Swat River has swallowed 10...

Drone strike kills IS chief for Pak, Afghanistan

PESHAWAR, 11 July: Afghan intelligence agency, National Directorate of Security (NDS) has said that Islamic State chief for Afghanistan and Pakistan Hafiz Saeed Khan...