ANP senator seeking rerun resigns from House

ISLAMABAD: Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani on Monday accepted the resignation of Awami National Party (ANP) Senator Sitara Ayaz. Ayaz had sent her resignation...

KP CM approves minister’s resignation over ‘horse trading’ video

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister Mahmood Khan on Wednesday accepted the resignation letter of provincial Law Minister Sultan Muhammad Khan, a...

KP govt prepares projects without feasibility, field inspection

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government has formulated Rs2.7 billion projects for tribal districts without feasibility report and field visits. According to sources, under...

Muqam gets one-time exemption in NAB case

PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Wednesday allowed Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) President Ameer Muqam one-time exemption...

Pakistan’s Charlie Chaplin aims to raise a smile in bleak times

PESHAWAR: In the bustling city of Peshawar, a man in a bowtie, bowler hat, and carrying a cane flamboyantly weaves through busy...

Four injured in gas explosion in Peshawar

The Peshawar police on Sunday said that four people have been injured after a gas pipeline exploded in a bakery in city’s...

Six arrested for travelling on fake Covid-19 certificates

PESHAWAR: Authorities detained six passengers on charges of attempting to travel abroad on fake negative coronavirus certificates, reports said Sunday. The Civil Aviation...

KP proposes to hold LB elections in September

PESHAWAR: Following in the footsteps of the Punjab government, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) has assured the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) of holding...

CTD foils terror plan

BANNU: The counter-terrorism department (CTD) of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police on Saturday foiled a terrorist attack attempt as it recovered a large cache...

Bid to smuggle 3.8kg narcotics foiled at Peshawar airport

PESHAWAR: The Airport Security Force (ASF) on Friday thwarted a bid to smuggle 3.8 kilograms (kg) of drugs, worth millions of rupees, at...

KP announces district committees for implementation of harassment act

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has announced the formation of district protection committees (DPC) for swift implementation of an anti-women harassment law...

KP to administer Covid-19 vaccine to doctors, paramedics in first round

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government on Wednesday announced to administer the Covid-19 vaccine to 20,000 doctors and paramedical staffers in phase...

Quake jolts parts of KP

PESHAWAR: An earthquake of 5.5-magnitude earthquake jolted parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including Peshawar, and its surrounding areas in the wee hours of...

Four cops held for opening fire at vehicle, killing man

PESHAWAR: Four cops were arrested for killing a man during an incident in the provincial capital. According to details, the incident was occurred on...

Yet another cylinder explosion injures four of family

PESHAWAR: Four people, including two women and a child, were burnt when a cylinder exploded inside a house in Yakatoot bazaar of...