Death toll from Peshawar rainstorm reaches 13

PESHAWAR, August 22: Death toll from the 21 August hail and rainstorm in the provincial capital Peshawar has reached 13. Roofs of several shops and...

Authorities arrest 21 elders ‘for disturbing order’

  WANA, August 22: Administration of South Waziristan tribal region has arrested 21 elders of Wazir tribe under Maintenance of Public Order law. Sources in the...

North Waziristan elders criticise tribal authorities, long marches

BANNU, August 22: Elders of North Waziristan Committee staged protest march from Bannu city up to the press club, criticising the political administration of...

Three dead in Mansehra accident

BALAKOT, August 22: Three people died and 12 others were injured in a traffic accident in Balakot tehsil of Mansehra district. TNN correspondent says a...

Relief items distributed to IDPs in Hangu

HANGU, August 22: International oil and gas exploration company, MOL, has distributed food and other items among the displaced families of North Waziristan. A ceremony...

Sports kits distributed to schoolchildren in Landikotal

LANDIKOTAL, August 22: The Education Department of Khyber Agency, in collaboration with child rights body UNICEF, has distributed sports kits among schoolchildren of Landikotal...

Eight die in Peshawar hailing, rainstorm

PESHAWAR, August 22: Eight people died and more than 30 were injured in hailing and rainstorm in the provincial capital Peshawar. The administration officials say...

Pakistani premier rejects call to resign

PESHAWAR, August 22: The Prime Minister, Mr Nawaz Sharif, has once again rejected the demand of Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf chief Mr Imran Khan to relinquish...

Ten of a family injured in Swat accident

MINGORA, August 22: Ten people from the same family were wounded when a van fell into a ravine in Waliabad area of Swat district. The...

US releases nine Pakistanis from Afghan jail

PESHAWAR, August 22: Nine Pakistani prisoners have been released from a US prison in Afghanistan. According to the Justice Project Pakistan, working for Pakistani prisoners...

Smuggler arrested, 29kg hashish recovered: Hangu police

HANGU, August 22: The police in Hangu district say they have arrested a smuggler and recovered 29 kilograms hashish from his vehicle. Mr Ajab Khan...

ICMS beats Peshawar Greens in cricket match

PESHAWAR, August 22: The ICMS Cricket Club has beat Peshawar Green Club in the first of three-match series. The ICMS [Institute of Computer and Management...