Suicide of two girls in Kurram attributed to obsolete customary practices

Negligence by parents, lack of awareness and obsolete customary practices have forced two young girls in Kurram tribal district to end their lives.

Women searchers stage protest in Kurram over unpaid salaries

The lady searchers – the women appointed by police department for searching other women – on Thursday staged protest in Kurram over unpaid salaries.

Pakistan decides to reopen Angoor Adda, Kharlachi border gates

The government has decided to reopen the Angoor Adda and Kharlachi border gates to facilitate the people, particularly the traders, on both sides.

Security sought as robberies increase in Torkham Bazaar, terminal

The incidents of robberies have witnessed increase in Torkham Bazaar and terminal near the Pak-Afghan border due to whcih traders have sought security.

Market watchman killed in Bajaur blast

One person lost his life and several shops were damaged in a bomb blast in Mamond tehsil of Bajaur tribal district, local sources said on Thursday.

Death toll in rival tribes’ clashes in Kurram reaches 14

The clashes between two rival tribes on land dispute in Kurram continued for fourth consecutive day on Wednesday and four more deaths were reported.

Alleged extrajudicial killing: Bara Political Alliance says all its demands are accepted

Bara Political Alliance, which was staging protests over the alleged fake encounter of a citizen, Irfanullah Afridi, says its demands have been accepted.

1,816 vacancies created in Rescue 1122 in merged districts

As many as 1,816 vacancies have been created in different cadres in Rescue 1122 in merged tribal districts in which 1,193 have been filled already.

Clashes between rival groups in Kurram over land dispute intensify

The land dispute between local tribes in Kurram has intensified and so far five deaths and 24 injuries have been reported from both sides.

Pak-Afghan border in Ghulam Khan reopens for pedestrians

The deputy commissioner said hundreds of people were stranded in Khost and North Waziristan tribal district due to coronavirus lockdown.

3 labourers injured in Bajaur in firing from Afghan side

Three persons were injured in Charmang tehsil of Bajaur tribal district in firing from Afghan side on Sunday, local sources said.

Two soldiers injured in North Waziristan blast

Two security forces personnel sustained injuries in a bomb blast in North Waziristan on Friday after whcih a search oeperation was launched in the area.