WB approves Rs1,200bn budgetary support for Pakistan

PESHAWAR, May 2: The World Bank has approved 1200 billion rupees budgetary support for Pakistan. An official statement says the budgetary support will be received...

Khyber tribesman sentenced to death in China

LANDIKOTAL, May 2: A native of Khyber Agency was sentenced to death in a Chinese prison in a smuggling case earlier this week. Dunia Gul,...

KP govt compensates victims of Qissa Khwani blast

PESHAWAR, May 2: The provincial government has provided compensation worth 10.4 million rupees to the traders who had suffered in the Qissa Khwani bomb...

One killed over property dispute in Lakki

LAKKI MARWAT, May 2: A young man died and a girl injured over property dispute between two brothers in Lakki Marwat district, the police...

Certificates distributed to seminary students in Dir

DIR, May 2: Certificates were distributed to male and female students upon completion of various courses at a ceremony in Madrassa Taleem-ul-Quran in Upper...

Asia Khwaja Abad team lift Swat tournament trophy

MINGORA, May 2: The Asia Khwaja Abad team has lifted the trophy of Sports Pavilion Cricket Tournament in Swat district. In the final match, the...

Jirga calls for inclusion of tribal elders in govt, Taliban committees

PESHAWAR, May 1: The Tribal Peace Jirga, organised by the Jamaat-e-Islami, has asked the authorities to include at least one tribal elder in both...

Tribal elder, two others killed in North Waziristan

MIRANSHAH, May 1: Unidentified gunmen have killed a tribal elder and his driver and guard in North Waziristan Agency. TNN correspondent says the armed men...

Three schools, health unit bombed in Mohmand Agency, Charsadda

  GHALLANAI/CHARSADDA, May 1: Three primary schools and a basic health unit have been blown up in Mohmand Agency and Charsadda district. The administration officials told...

Labour Day observed in KP, FATA

  PESHAWAR, May 1: Various trade and labour unions held rallies and other events to mark the International Labour Day in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Fata. A...

PPP leader shot dead in Dir

UPPER DIR, May 1: A leader of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), Yousaf Khan, has been killed in Upper Dir district, the police say. Unidentified...

Malaria prevention drive in Jamrud villages

  JAMRUD, May 1: The Health Department of Khyber Agency has launched malaria prevention campaign in Jamrud tehsil. Agency Surgeon Dr Rahman Afridi said they carried...