Nine FC soldiers dead in N Waziristan blast

MIRANSHAH, May 8: Nine Frontier Corps (FC) personnel were killed and three injured in a bomb blast in North Waziristan Agency, the military said. The...

KP govt approves 5,000 vacancies in various departments

PESHAWAR, May 8: The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwaha approved more than 5,000 vacancies. An official statement says Finance Minister Siraj-ul-Haq chaired a meeting about the...

Nine militants killed in S Waziristan

SOUTH WAZIRISTAN, May 8: Another nine militants were killed and 15 injured in fresh clashes between Taliban groups in South Waziristan tribal region. The administration...

Int’l Thalassemia Day observed

PESHAWAR, May 8: The International Thalassemia Day is being observed today. The Hamza Foundation, a social welfare organisation based in provincial capital Peshawar and treating...

KP govt organizes 10-day cultural fair in Kohat

KOHAT, May 8: The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has organized a ten-day cultural fair in Kohat district. A large number of visitors from Hangu, Kohat,...

Candidates protest postponement of job tests in DI Khan

DI KHAN, May 8: Candidates for the vacancies of jail warden staged protest against the postponement of test and interviews in DeraIsmail Khandistrict. TNN correspondent...

Authorities crack down on bus stands in Battagram

BATTAGRAM, May 8: The administration of Battagram district has removed all small bus stands in the area. A traffic sergeant of Battagram, MrAmjad Khan,said they...

PCB Cricket Tournament begins in Khyber Agency

KHYBER AGENCY, May 8: The First Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Tournament is starting in Khyber Agency. President of the Khyber Cricket Association,Naimatullah,said the tournament would...

Four injured in Peshawar blast

PESHAWAR, May 8: Four people including a child were injured in an explosion at Mina Bazaar in the provincial capital Peshawar yesterday, the police...

KP govt appoints new ministers, advisors

PESHAWAR, May 8: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has appointed seven new ministers and four advisors. According to a provincial government notification, Provincial Minister Shahram Tarakai...

One killed in Jamrud firing

JAMRUD, May 8: Unidentified armed men shot dead a man and injured another in Khyber Agency last night. Mr Naik Muhammad and Mr Qismat were...

Seminar on education held in Mohmand Agency

GHALLANAI, May 8: The FATA Secretariat organised a seminar on education in Mohmand Agency. Officials of the political administration, education department, students and their parents...