Protests were staged by people in Lakki Marwat, Charsadda and DI Khan against prolonged power load-shedding in extreme hot and humid weather.
Prime Minister’s Adviser Amir Muqam said on Monday that development of FATA is Nawaz Sharif’s dream and tribal areas will be merged with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to realise this dream.
A policeman was killed in firing of a suspect, while the suspect along with his wife and son were killed in the retaliatory firing by police in Haripur on Tuesday night. Police said a raid was conducted at the house of Javed, who was wanted in several cases, in Khanpur area. The suspect opened fire on policemen leaving one of them dead and another injured.
In a bid to provide recreational opportunity to the students of Bacha Khan University traumatized by the militants attack, a two-day funfair has been arranged which got underway on the campus on Thursday. Speaking at the inaugural ceremony of the fair, vice chancellor of the university Dr. Fazl-e-Raheem Marwat said the purpose of holding the event is to pass the message of peace to the world besides creating an opportunity to take out the students of the trauma.
Three shopkeepers sustained injuries after Khasadar force personnel opened fire at them at Karkhano market in Peshawar on Thursday. According to police, three members of Khasadar force wanted to return some purchased goods to the shopkeepers which they refused to accept. As a result, they exchanged harsh words that led the tribal policemen to open fire on the shopkeepers