Three killed as PAF aircraft crashes in Karachi

PESHAWAR, June 3: At least three people including two pilots of a training aircraft of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) were killed when their...

FATA parliamentarians discuss separate status for region

PESHAWAR, June 3: Parliamentarians from the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) have decided to hold meetings with law experts to get a separate status...

Battagram police arrest man in murder, theft cases

BATTAGRAM, June 3: The police in Battagram district have arrested a man in a murder case of two traders and theft of money. The police...

Eight killed in Kurram bomb blast

SADDA, June 3: A bomb explosion has left eight people dead and seven injured in Kurram Agency. Administration officials say a passenger coach travelling from...

Fee reimbursement to students under PM scheme starts

PESHAWAR, June 3: Fee reimbursement under the prime minister scheme has been started to students of M.A, M.Sc, MS and Ph.D, hailing from underdeveloped...

Committee finalises report on DI Khan toxic waste tragedy

DI KHAN, June 3: The committee formed for the investigation into the DI Khan toxic waste tragedy, which had claimed several lives, has submitted...

Two policemen injured in Peshawar firing

PESHAWAR, June 3: Two policemen were injured in firing in the provincial capital Peshawar. The police say that Mr Majid Khan and Mr Haji Bahadar...

4 out of 5 polio victims on global lever are Pakistanis: report

PESHAWAR, June 3: The International Monitoring Board of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative has revealed in its 2014 report that four out of every...

Mohmand tribesmen decry excessive loadshedding

GHALLANAI, June 3: The electricity loadshedding in Mohmand Agency has increased to 20 hours on a daily basis for last one week, affecting the...

Sri Lankan bowler accused of illegal action

PESHAWAR, June 3: The International Cricket Council has shown concern over bowling style of the Sri Lankan spinner bowler Sachithra Senanayake. The ICC has notified...

Two FC personnel injured in Mohmand Agency blast

GHALLANAI, June 2: Two Frontier Corps (FC) soldiers have been injured in a bomb blast in Mohmand Agency, administration officials say. The FC personnel were...

Man arrested with 30 bulletproof jackets

LANDIKOTAL, June 2: The Khasadar personnel have recovered 30 bulletproof jackets from an Afghan national in Landikotal tehsil of Khyber Agency. TNN correspondent says the...