Govt withdraws ban on induction in Discos

PESHAWAR, 19 September: Federal government has withdrawn ban on recruitments in power distribution companies (Discos) working under the administrative control of Water and Power...

Terrorist attack on Badhber base leaves 29 personnel dead

PESHAWAR, 18 September: As many as 29 security personnel and government officials were killed as militants launched a deadly attack on Pakistan Air Force...

Government launches SMS service for passports

PESHAWAR, 17 September: The federal government has launched an SMS service to facilitate the people in getting their passports. Minister for Interior Chaudhry Nisar Ali...

PM takes notice of increased schools fees

PESHAWAR, 16 September: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Wednesday took notice of the unchecked hike in private schools fees, according to an official source. Spokesperson of...

Federal government announces three Eid holidays

PESHAWAR, 16 September: The federal government has announced three holidays for Eidul Azha. According to a statement of the Interior Ministry, the federal institutions will...

PM announces Rs. 341 billion package for farmers

PESHAWAR, 15 September: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif announced on Tuesday Rs. 341 billion relief package for the farmer community. Addressing a gathering of farmers in...

Pakistan yet to grant two-year extension to registered Afghan refugees: UNHCR

PESHAWAR, 15 September: The United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) says the Pakistan government has not granted two-year extension to the registered Afghan refugees to...

Federal government announces Eidul Azha on 25 September

PESHAWAR, 15 September: The federal government has announced to observe Eidul Azha on 25 September. Chairman Ruet-e-Hilal Committee Mufti Munibur Rehman made this announcement after...

Eleven killed in Multan blast

PESHAWAR, 14 September: At least 11 people were killed and over 50 others sustained injures in a blast near the General Bus Stand in...

Death of six Pakistani pilgrims confirmed in Grand Mosque crane crash

PESHAWAR, 13 September: The death of six Pakistani Haj pilgrims has been confirmed in the incident of massive crane crash in the Grand Mosque...

Power tariff reduced by Rs2.19 per unit

PESHAWAR, 12 September: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has announced reduction in power tariff. The prime minister chaired a meeting of the Ministry of Trade and...

PAPF urges Pakistan, Afghanistan to improve bilateral ties

PESHAWAR, 11 September: The Pak-Afghan People’s Forum (PAPF) has urged Pakistan and Afghanistan to improve bilateral relations. The PAPF arranged a gathering at the Peshawar...