Nowshera protestors block GT against power outages

NOWSHERA, 06 July: Residents of Taro Jabba, Nowshera held a protest demonstration against unannounced and prolonged power outages. The irate protestor attacked Pabbi grid station,...

Security man hurt in blast

PARACHINAR, 06 July: A security man was injured in a bomb blast in Ali Mangola area of Kurram Agency today morning. Official sources said that...

KP chief minister inaugurates spadework on Koto power project

TIMERGARA, 04 July: Khyber Pakhtunkwha (KP) Chief Minister Pervez Khattak has inaugurated spadework on Koto Micro Hydel Power Project here today. The 12 billion rupees...

Swat River sweeps away two persons

MINGORA, 04 July: Two persons drowned in Swat River today. Local police said that Bakht Ameen and Abrar Ahmed were swept away while they were...

CTD arrests suspected ring leaders of kidnappers

PESHAWAR, 04 July: Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) has arrested a suspected ring leader of kidnappers from Pajagi area today. The CTD officials said that the weapons...

Prayer leader sentenced to 10 years in jail

PESHAWAR, 04 July: An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) in Bahawalpur district of Punjab sentenced a prayer leader to over 10 years in jail coupled with...

Afghan security forces claim killing 30 Taliban

KABUL, 04 July: At least 30 militants and 18 Afghan security personnel were killed in Bamyan in Kabul and Jalrez district of Wardak province,...

Kurram IDPs seek equal treatment

HANGU, 04 July: Internally-displaced persons (IDPs) of the central Kurram have complained that they were uprooted from their native areas four year ago, but...

World Orphan Day observed

PESHAWAR, 04 July: Al-Khidmat Foundation and I Am Volunteer observed World Orphan Day at an orphanage, Aghosh. In this connection, a programme was arranged in...

PHC stays July 5 polls

PESHAWAR: Peshawar High Court (PHC) has stayed fresh election of local government on 365 polling stations to be held on July 5 in a...

COAS wants repatriation process expedited

PESHAWAR: 03 July: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif has asked the relevant departments to expedite the repatriation of displaced people of...

Efforts geared up to convince Khan of Kalat to return home

QUETTA, 29 June: Balochistan government has geared up its efforts to persuade Khan of Kalat Mir Suleman Dawood Jan to return home. Media reported that...