High school upgraded to higher secondary status

PESHAWAR, May 26: The provincial government has granted the Government High School in Nauthia Payan the status of a higher secondary school. The chief minister’s...

Two policemen killed in Charsadda

CHARSADDA, May 26: Unidentified gunmen have shot dead two policemen in Charsadda district, the police say. The armed motorcyclists fired shots on Head Constable Shahryar...

Punjab restores wheat supply to KP, FATA

PESHAWAR, May 26: The government of Punjab has restored wheat supply to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA region. The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor, Mr Sardar Mehtab, talked...

Forces foil attack, kill five Afghan militants

KHAR, May 26: The security forces have foiled an attack by the Taliban from Afghanistan in Bajaur Agency and killed five militants. Administration officials say...

Five bodies recovered in Mohmand Agency

GHALLANAI, May 26: Five bullet-riddled bodies have been recovered in Mohmand Agency, administration officials say. The bodies were found in Dak Atmanzai area in Pindiyali...

MNA provides ambulance for disabled people

JAMRUD, May 26: Member National Assembly from Khyber Agency Shahji Gul Afridi has provided an ambulance to Niaz Foundation for the Disabled. A ceremony was...

Crown Club wins cricket tournament in Swat

MINGORA, May 26: The Crown Club has won the Israr Ali Cricket Tournament played in Swat district. In final match, the Swat Eleven team scored...

Pakistani PM to attend Indian counterpart’s oath-taking

PESHAWAR, May 24: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has decided to participate in the oath-taking ceremony of the newly elected prime minister of India, Mr...

Children faint after being immunised against measles in Swat

SWAT, May 24: A large number of children fainted after being immunised against measles in Swat district. TNN correspondent says the injections were given to...

One gunned down in Khyber Agency

KHYBER AGENCY, May 24: A man was shot dead in Khyber Agency, administration officials said. Mr Din Gul was on his way home in Sur...

Three officials arrested on corruption charges

TANK, May 24: The Anti-Corruption Department of Tank district has arrested three officials of the Finance Department over corruption charges. The Anti-Corruption Circle Officer of...

Media, women’s role in LGs discussed at seminar

PESHAWAR, May 24: A seminar titled “Women’s Participation and Media Role in Local Government Elections” was held at the Peshawar Press Club. The seminar was...