Amir Muqam distributes relief items, cheques among flood affectees in Chitral

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s Adviser Amir Muqam conducted a visit to the flood affected Ursoon area of Chitral on Friday and distributed relief goods and compensation cheques among the affected people. Amir Muqam was briefed by the deputy commissioner about the flood damages at his office.
Minister announces monthly stipend for emerging athletes

Minister announces monthly stipend for emerging athletes

Rs 200,000 were given to the gold medal winners in the National Games, 100,000 to the Silver and 50,000 to the bronze medal winners.

Dysfunctional orthopaedic table troubles patients visiting LRH

The orthopaedic table in Peshawar’s Lady Reading Hospital (LRH) is out of order for the last two years due to which the patients and their attendants are facing difficulties. Officials at the orthopaedic ward said they had sent requisition to the hospital administration to resolve the problem, but no action has been taken so far. The orthopaedic patients visiting the hospital said the LRH staff often advises them to visit other hospitals due to dysfunctional orthopaedic table.

At least 13 die as bus collided with oil tanker in Kohat

KOAHT: At least 15 people were killed in a deadly collision between a Karachi-bound passenger bus and an oil tanker near Samari Chowk on...
Rain expected in KP

First rain of winter lashes parts of KP

Parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa received first rain of winter on Tuesday ending a long dry spell and plummeted mercury level.

Non-payment of arrears: Govt contractors to boycott development projects in Lower Dir

Government contractors in Lower Dir on Friday threatened to boycott all kind of development projects in the district if their dues were not paid in ten days. Speaking at a news conference at Timergara press club the Lower Dir government contractor’s leaders Saiful Azam, Muhammad Shah, Bahadar Zeb Khan, Naseebullah and Saeed Ali Khan termed the provincial government’s claim of allocating hefty funds for development purposes to the district as drama and lips service

15 of a family faint after consuming toxic meat

TANK, 17 September: Fifteen members of a family, including women and children, fainted on Wednesday after eating the meat of a sick animal in...

Employees of WWB threaten strike if demands not met

They protested that the high officials of workers welfare board are not interested to pay attention even to their rational demands.

Peace activist Gul-e-Afshan reaches Swat on motorbike to give message of peace

A peace activist from Sargodha, Gul-e-Afshan has arrived in Swat alone on a motorcycle to give a message of peace to the world.

Suspect involved in attack on passenger airplane arrested in Peshawar

PESHAWAR, 11 September: The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) has claimed arresting a suspect involved in attack on a passenger aircraft in Bacha Khan Airport,...

Protest demonstrations held against power outage in Mardan

Residents of different areas in Mardan staged a protest demonstration against unwarranted power outage and overbilling and blocked Mardan-Nowshera Road for all kind of vehicular traffic here in College Square on Monday. Meanwhile, people of Bari Cham union council under the leadership of Central Deputy President of Pakistan Muslim League-N Khawaja Muhammad Khan Hoti have also protested against power outage

Condolence reference for eminent Pashto poet Dr Khaliq Zia held in Mardan

A condolence reference in the memory of eminent Pashto poet Late Dr Khaliq Zia was organised at Abdul Wali Khan University in Mardan on Monday. The reference organised at the Pashto Department of the university was attended by famous poets Rehmat Shah Sail, Dr Israr, Chairman Pashto Department Dr Sohail and students.