28 arrested in Tehkal over not following instructions to control dengue

The district administration of Peshawar has arrested 28 people in dengue-affected Tehkal area in Peshawar over not taking precautionary measures to prevent the spread of the disease.

PTI suspends MPA Gul Sahib’s membership

PESHAWAR, 20 August: The ruling party of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) has suspended the party membership of Karak MPA Gul Sahib Khan over...

Private schools’ owners hold protest demo in favor of their demands

Owners of the private schools have demanded of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government to withdraw the proposed Regulatory Authority Bill, changes in curricula and class 5th assessment test. A protest rally was held under the auspices of All Pakistan Private Schools Owners Association (APPSOA) outside the Peshawar press club on Tuesday.

Security personnel martyred in Upper Dir blast

A security personnel was killed on Tuesday when a bomb planted on a roadside went off here at Barawal area of Upper Dir district

WSSP intensifies revenue collection, cleanliness operation in Peshawar

WSSP has intensified its cleanliness operation and revenue collection campaign in urban localities of Peshawar

Governor KP calls for research based education

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra stressed upon higher education institutes to focus on the provision of research based quality education. Presiding over the...

PHC rejects petition seeking Tarbela dam royalty for Swabi district

The Peshawar High Court on Monday rejected a write petition seeking royalty of the Tarbela dam for the district government of Swabi. The petitioner Shiraz Khan, who is a member of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly, requested the court to direct the federal government to give the royalty of the Tarbela dam to the district government instead of Swabi University.

Federal govt releases Rs 6 billion for Khasadar force: Jhagra

The KP Finance minister said that for infrastructures development amount of Rs 10 billion going to release durn the next few weeks.

DI Khan elders demand release of 22 protesters

Elders of Paniala area of Dera Ismail Khan on Monday demanded the government to release 22 persons who arrested on charges of setting Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) office on fire. The elders also staged a protest here at Paniala chowk where a large number of people were present and pressed the government for release of those arrested.

CM Khattak says Pakistan has held no talks with China on western route of...

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak on Monday called upon the federal government to include western route in the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and make a clear statement whether KP is part of the mega project or not. Talking to media persons in Peshawar, the chief minister said it would be a breach of promises made by the prime minister in the all parties conference if western route was not made part of the CPEC.

Giving six-month deadline for BRT completion was a mistake: CM

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan on Tuesday again admitted that it was a mistake to give the six-month completion time for the BRT Peshawar.

NAB arrests former AMC principal

PESHAWAR, 19 September: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) arrested on Saturday the ex-principal of Ayub Medical College (AMC) Abbottabad, over charges of misuse of...