Two schools sealed in Hangu as teachers, students contract coronavirus

Two schools have been sealed in Hangu after coronavirus tests of some teachers and students came back as positive.

2 girls commit suicide in Chitral within 3 days

On Saturday, another girl, Hooria, hailing from Charoon area of Upper Chitral, ended her life by jumping into the river.

Man kills son, daughter-in-law over ‘objectionable’ viral video in Buner

A man in Buner allegedly killed his son and daughter-in-law after their objectionable video went viral on the social media.

Noted Pashto writer Prof Jahanzeb Niaz remembered on his 5th death anniversary

Noted poet Professor Jahanzeb Niaz was remembered at Pakhtun Cultural museum, Pashto Academy , University of Peshawar, on Saturday.

Houses of Christian community in Landikotal razed for jail expansion

Several families living in Landikotal, Khyber district since the creation of Pakistan have been rendered homeless for expansion of jail.

ETEA Peshawar office sealed

The Excise and Taxation Department has sealed the office of ETEA in Peshawar over non-payment of property tax.

Administration intervenes to avert armed clash between Mehsud and Wazir tribes

The threat of armed clash between Mehsud and Wazir tribes has been averted and both have agreed to resolve dispute through negotiations.

CM inaugurates hospital, road projects in Mohmand

Chief Minister Mehmood Khan Thursday visited Mohmand and inaugurated 40-bed newly-built Tehsil Headquarters Hospital Mamadgat.

13-year-old boy killed after sexual abuse in Swat

Police said the accused is being interrogated and it is suspected that some accomplices might also be involved in the crime.

Passengers will have to wait for a month for BRT resumption

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has announced to keep the BRT service suspended till addressing technical fault from the buses.

Girl’s sexual abuse accused arrested in Mardan

An 18-year-old person has been arrested in Mardan on charges of sexually abusing a seven-year-old girl, police said.

Christian families get notice to vacate houses in Landikotal

The administration of Landikotal Jail has sent notice to six houses of Christian community to vacate their houses.

Students of merged districts to get scholarships

The Provincial Development Working Party Monday approved a scheme for provision of scholarships to students of merged tribal districts.

8 educational institutions closed in DI Khan after teachers contract coronavirus

Eight educational institutions have been closed in Dera Ismail Khan as some teachers and other staff members were diagnosed with coronavirus.

Child given Rs30 to keep quiet after sexual abuse in madrassa

A court has dismissed the bail of two clerics who were arrested from a madrassa on charges of involvement in sexual abuse of a boy.

2 soldiers martyred in North Waziristan firing

Two soldiers embraced martyrdom in an exchange of fire during an operation in Miranshah area of North Waziristan tribal district on Saturday.