Student accuses professor of harassment, moves Court

A girl student has accused a professor of the University of Peshawar of harassment over not accepting his immoral request.

KP nurses set deadline for acceptance of demands

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa nursing association has demanded of the provincial government to approve proper service structure for them otherwise they would go on strike from the next month. “Service structure has been our longstanding demand. We have been assured repeatedly but no proper service structure has been approved for us,” a senior office bearer of the association said while addressing a news conference here on Monday. He termed the Rs10,000 monthly health professional allowance approved by the government as insufficient and asked the government to increase it.

PHC upholds death sentence of 35 militants

The Peshawar High Court (PHC) has upheld the death sentence to 35 militants and life imprisonment to two others awarded by the military courts.

Two killed, four injured in rain-related incidents  

The intermittent rain and snowfall continued in parts of the province, blocking link roads and increasing chill in mountainous areas.

‘Charsadda Police refused to provide protection to transgender birthday Party’

Arzu Khan said that despite the permission granted by the deputy commissioner, transgender community was not allowed to celebrate the birthday party.

Lady health workers stage massive protest outside KP Assembly

The lady health workers (LHWs) have staged a massive protest demonstration in favour of their demands outside the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly.

Land sliding kills two labourers in Swabi

Two labourers working in a crushing plant died when a land piece fell on them in Swabi on Saturday.

Shah Farman apologises to Nighat Orakzai over his remarks

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Public Health Engineering Shah Farman has apologised to the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Member Provincial Assembly Nighat Orakzai over his remarks about her.

PTI MPA from Bannu refuses to take oath as special adviser to CM

BANNU: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf member Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly from Bannu Shah Muhammad Khan refused to accept special advisor to chief minister seat.

12 mourning processions to be taken out in Peshawar today

Twelve mourning processions will be taken out in Peshawar city on the occasion of Ashura today (Wednesday). Three thousand policemen have been deployed for security of the mourning processions and surveillance of the city is also being carried out through two drone cameras. The entry of Afghan refugees in the city has also been banned.

Four die as passenger van fall into ravine in Upper Dir

At least four persons were killed while seven others injured on Monday when a passenger van plunged into a ravine, the police said.

4 dead, 15 injured in attack on Akram Durrani’s convoy in Bannu

At least four people died and 15 others were injured in a bomb blast on the convoy of Akaram Khan Durrani in Bannu on Friday.