Chaman border remain close for trade activities on second consecutive day

Security officials from Pakistan and Afghanistan on Monday agreed to reopen the Chaman border crossing that remained closed for two days after a clash.

Fata rehabilitation, development not possible without FATA-KP merger: Imran Khan

Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan has said that rehabilitation and reforms in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) are not possible without merging the tribal areas into Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. Talking to media, Imran Khan condemned the federal cabinet meeting for not including FATA reforms in the agenda.

332 executed in Pakistan after APS attack, Parliament told

As many as 332 death-row convicts including some hardcore terrorists have been executed after the militants’ attack on Peshawar’s Army Public School in December last year, revealed a report presented in the Parliament by the Ministry of Interior.

Nawaz Sharif, Jahangir Tareen disqualified for life, rules SC

The Supreme Court of Pakistan by a unanimous decision on Friday declared that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and PTI leader Jehangir Tareen stand disqualified for life in a follow-up to the historic disqualification judgments of the two politicians.

Met office predicts more rains, snowfall in parts of KP, FATA

Met office forecasted more rains with snowfall at scattered places of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, FATA, Balochistan and other parts of the country during next 28 hours. A very cold wave engulfed most parts of the country as rain with snowfall occurred at scattered places of the country during last 24 hours, which dropped the mercury level at hilly areas of the country.

Parliamentary leaders divided over Fata’s merger with KP, renew call for unity

Parliamentary leaders of various political parties, members National Assembly from Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) on Thursday remained divided over Fata reforms package.
Fast Bowler Hassan Ali Ties the Knot With Indian Girl Samiya

Fast Bowler Hassan Ali ties the knot with Indian girl Samiya

The Pakistani pacer will not be a part of the pre-season camp in the first week on account of his wedding. Also, he will not be attending a scheduled fitness test on August 20.
Tahira Safdar becomes first female chief justice of a high court

Tahira Safdar takes oath as first female BHC CJ

The BHC Chief Justice Syeda Tahira Safdar took oath of her office Saturday and became the first lady to become chief justice of a high court.

President Mamnoon lauds sacrifices of KP, FATA people for restoration of peace in country

President Mamnoon Hussain has said that the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) have rendered matchless sacrifices for the establishment of peace in the country. Addressing a ceremony in connection with the anniversary of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah here in Governor House on Friday, the President said that terrorism was all most eliminated from the country as result of successful implementation of National Action Plan (NAP)

COAS warns bad elements not to hurt Pakistan’s integrity

“I salute the courageous mothers of brave martyred soldiers and ghazis. No medal can act as a substitute for the sacrifices of our national heroes he said, adding that Pakistan has successfully defeated the menace of terrorism”.

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Governor, CM KP express solidarity with people of Kashmir

Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Iqbal Zafar Jhagra and Chief Minister Pervez Khattak asked the nation for its moral support for freedom of Kashmir from India.

All private parking places along Pak-Afghan border crossings being abolished

PM’s Special Envoy for Afghanistan Mohammad Sadiq has said that all the private parking places along the Pak-Afghan border crossings are being abolished.