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20 killed, over 50 injured in Bacha Khan University attack

At least 20 people were killed and over 50 others injured when unidentified armed opened fire on students and staff in Bacha Khan...

At least 21 dead in Taliban attack on Bacha Khan university, Operation ends

Charsadda (Pakistan) - At least 21 people died in a Taliban assault on a university in Pakistan Wednesday, where witnesses reported two large explosions...

Govt announces cut in prices of HSD, kerosene oil

The government has slashed the prices of high speed diesel, light diesel and kerosene oil for the next month.Announcing reduction in prices at...

Security tightened countrywide on new year’s eve

Special security measures have been taken in the country to avoid untoward incidents on the eve of New Year celebrations.According to reports, Sindh government...

Gunmen shoot dead Pakistan prison official, brother: police

Peshawar (Pakistan) - Gunmen on Thursday shot dead a prison official and his brother in northwestern Pakistan, a week after a Taliban attack on...

Suicide bomber kills six in NW Pakistan: officials

Peshawar (Pakistan) - A suicide bomber killed at least six people and wounded 31 others when he blew himself up outside a local government...

US drone strike kills five militants in NW Pakistan

Peshawar (Pakistan) - A US drone attack on a militant compound in a restive Pakistani tribal area Tuesday killed at least five militants, security...

Pakistan provincial minister among 14 killed in suicide attack

Shadi Khan (Pakistan) - Two suicide attackers on Sunday killed a Pakistani provincial minister who had campaigned against militants along with at least 13...

One killed five injured in Torkham bomb blast

An afghan national was killed and four other injured including two Khasadar force personnel and a NLC worker at Torkham in a powerful...

Imran Khan misleading the nation through media: Pervez Rashid

Federal Information and Broadcasting Minster Pervez Rashid on Friday said that PTI Chairman Imran Khan is misleading the nation through media.While responding to...

Teacher in Mingora (KP) accidentally shoots pupil dead

Peshawar (Pakistan) - A teacher in Mingora (KP) accidentally shot dead a 12-year-old pupil on Thursday while cleaning his pistol in the staff room,...

Suicide bomber kills one, wounds six in Pakistan: police

A Taliban suicide bomber attack targeted a senior police officer in northwest Pakistan on Thursday, killing at least one police guard and wounding six...

Partial strike observed after call of opposition parties in KP

Partial strike was observed in Khyber Pukhtunkhwa on Wednesday after the tripartite alliance of the Awami National Party (ANP), Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) and the...

Only Election Commission can order re-election: Chief Election Commissioner

Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sardar Raza Khan on Tuesday said that it is not easy task to hold election in KPK again. Referring to...

Imran blames ANP, JUI for KPK LB Polls, asks to accept re-election offer

Chairman PTI Imran Khan has said that Awami National Party (ANP) and Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI) are responsible for systematic rigging in the local body...

PTI calls APC on LG polls rigging, opposition refuse to attend

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government led by PTI has announced an all-party conference (APC) on the 9th June to discuss the issues related to local body...

Int’l companies keen to set up oil refineries in KP

A number of international companies have expressed their willingness to set up oil refineries in Southern districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).According to a senior...

Local govts to function independently as per LG Government Act 2013, CM KPK

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez khattak has clarified that the local government would perform their functions independently by exercising the powers that were being...

NAB Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Arrested Absconder Naeem Khan

NAB Khyber Pakhtunkhwa today arrested absconder accused Naeem Khan, Private Person who deprived Cantonment Board Peshawar of their valuable property worth approximately Rs.600.00 Million...

No loadshedding during Sehr and Iftar time: Khawaja Asif

Khawaja Asif, the Federal Minister for Water and Power, has said that there would no longer be any unscheduled load shedding in the country...