Two labourers electrocuted in Mardan

MARDAN, 11 September: Two labourers were electrocuted and another sustained injuries in Mardan on Friday. Police said these labourers were fitting electricity wires in a...

Employees of health project at Fata secretariat protest non-payment of salaries

Hundreds of employees of a health project at appealed Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Iqbal Zafar Jhagra to take notice of non-payment of their salaries by Fata Secretariat. The employees also gathered outside the secretariat and staged a demonstration to protest withholding of salaries.

CTD arrests militant commander in Swat

PESHAWAR, 17 October: The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) on Saturday arrested a militant commander in  Swat. The CTD sources said the a militant commander Hakeem...

61 suspects, 10 absconders arrested in Bannu

Sixty-one suspects and 10 absconders were arrested during a search operation as part of the ongoing operation Raddul Fasaad in Bannu on Monday.

Where is Mufti Popalzai of Masjid Qasim Ali Khan?

Mufti Shahbdin Populzai, head of a private Ruet-e-Hilal Committee and cleric of a Peshawar's historic Masjid Qasim Ali Khan, has mysteriously went missing on Friday from Islamabad.

No difficulty in running election campaign in tribal districts: Hoti

The ANP provincial president Amir Haider Hoti Friday said there is no difficulty in running the election campaign in the tribal districts.

Brother, sister die in road accident in Mardan

A 12-year old young boy and his teenage sister died as a result of a collision between a motorcar and oil tanker near the Ring road here on Sunday, police said. The police informed that the ill-fated brother and sister had come to Risalpur from Charsadda in a barat. The incident took place when they were returning home.

Local government by-polls being held in 14 districts of KP

The local government by-polls in 14 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are being held today (Tuesday). The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) said these elections will be held on 35 vacant seats. Forty polling stations have been declared sensitive, while 30 stations have been declared extremely sensitive.

Husband shot injured wife for demanding divorce in Peshawar

A man shot and injured his wife who had filed for the divorce in Peshawar here on Monday. Police said that the woman, Nadia after hearing of the case at a local court, returned to her mother’s home in Tehkal

PML-N to move court against KP Assembly speaker

The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has decided to move the court against the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser. Parliamentary leader of the PML-N in KP Assembly Sardar Orangzeb Nalotha said the speaker has committed a big crime by participating in the protest against the federal government organised by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).

Regi residents ask DHA to stop work till land dispute resolution

Resident of Regi Lalma area of Peshawar district on Saturday asked the provincial government to stop all development projects Defense Housing Authority till resolution of land disputes.

PHC asks Khyber Agency administration to produce girl from Swat in court

The Peshawar High Court (PHC) has ordered the administration of Khyber Agency to produce the girl, abducted from Swat to Khyber Agency, in the court today (Thursday).