BRT worker dies of electrocution in Peshawar

BRT worker dies of electrocution

A few weeks back, during the BRT test run, a woman was crushed to death by BRT bus here in Hayatabad area of the city.

Kisan holds protest against forced eviction of tenants in Charsadda

The activists of Mazdoor Kisan Party on Monday staged a protest demonstration in front of Peshawar Press Club against eviction of tenants from Tangi area of Charsadda and arrest of elders.

PM donates one-year salary for Swat Kidney Centre

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has donated his one-year salary to the Swat Kidney Centre. A statement of the Prime Minister Office said Nawaz Sharif donated the salary which amounts to Rs2.16 million for the treatment of kidney patients through his adviser Amir Muqam.

23 new mother and child healthcare centres to be established in Charsadda

The district government of Charsadda has announced to set up 23 new mother and child healthcare centres in the district.
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Swabi police arrests young poet on parents’ complaint

According to the clerk, Farman disobeys his parents, and as a result, has gotten arrested under section 107

District council employees protest against suspension of salaries

District council employees have held a protest demonstration here Thursday demanding early release of their five months salaries. The protesting employees blocked the road outside the office of deputy commissioner. They also chanted slogans against the district administration for not releasing their salaries for the last five months. The protesters were of the view that their families have been passing through difficult times due to suspension of their salaries.

3 killed, 5 injured as rival groups clash at wedding hall in Peshawar

One person lost his life and seven others sustained injuries when rival groups exchanged firing at a wedding hall in Peshawar on Monday.

KP govt to take action against district health officials in case of polio campaign...

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has decided to take action against those district health officers who do not execute anti-polio immunization campaign in their respective districts successfully

Swat peace committee member killed

MINGORA, 1 October: Unknown assailants gunned down on Thursday a member of the peace committee in Damghar area of Kabal tehsil of Swat district,...

Pakistan, Afghanistan urged to resolve issues of Afghan refugees

The Central Shura of Afghan Refugees on Tuesday urged both Pakistan and Afghanistan governments to resolve the issues of Afghan refugees and requested for financial assistance to Afghan refugees so that they could settle in Afghanistan.

JUI-F leader Mufti Kifayatullah arrested as Azadi March begins

The Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) central leader Mufti Kifayatullah has been arrested on charges of provocative speech against the government.

Medicine laboratory In-charge arrested for fraud in Peshawar

PESHAWAR, 29 August: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Ehtisab Commission on Monday has arrested Khalid Khan, In-charge of medicines testing laboratory, over charges of fraud , sources...