Young doctors call off strike

PESHAWAR, 8 September: Young doctors of the provincial metropolis have called off strike after successful negotiations with the government. They boycotted working at the Out-Patient...

CTD claims arresting hardcore militant

PESHAWAR, 8 September: Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) arrested a hardcore militant at the Bacha Khan International Airport Peshawar on Tuesday. The CTD sources said that the...

Facilities for imprisoned females’ children demanded

PESHAWAR, 8 September: Speakers at a seminar voiced their concern over the non-availability of entertainment and educational opportunities in jails for the children of...

Khyber Medical College students protest over not getting house jobs

PESHAWAR, 8 September: The students of Khyber Medical College (KMC) on Monday staged protest demonstration in front of Khyber Teaching Hospital Peshawar over not...

Militant arrested in Swat

SWAT, 8 September: The Counter Terrorism Department Police on Tuesday claimed arresting a militant from Kabal area of Swat. Police said the militant, who was...

Man dies of dengue fever in Abbottabad

ABBOTTABAD, 8 September: A man died of dengue fever in Abbottabad on Monday. Mushtaq, hailing from Rajoea area of Hawelian tehsil was diagnosed with dengue...

Five-day Summer Festival concludes in Swat

SWAT, 8 September: The Kalam Summer Festival concluded with colourful programmes in Swat on Monday night. On the concluding day, the Pakistan Army personnel displayed...

KP police get security scanners, finally

PESHAWAR, 7 September: Federal government has provided latest scanners to the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government. The KP government had requested the central government in 2009...

Peace rally in Swat calls for end to wars

MINGORA, 7 September: A Swat-based welfare organization—Peace for New Generation—organized a walk on Monday in Saidu Shareef, urging the United Nations to play its...

Tank teachers protest for jobs regularization

TANK, 7 September: Teachers of a local school held a protest demonstration to press the authorities concerned to regularize their jobs. The teachers of Working...

CM Khattak announces establishment of Kalam Development Authority

SWAT, 7 September: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak has announced to establish Kalam Development Authority for development work in the area. During his visit...

Policeman among two killed in DI Khan

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, 7 September: Two persons, including a policeman, were shot dead by unidentified armed men in Dera Ismail Khan on Sunday night. Police...