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Riaz Khan Daudzai
PESHAWAR: State Minister for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali Thursday said Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif would announce an incentive package for the defaulters of the power sector in a bid to recover Rs360 billion of the power distribution companies ...
 
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Bureau report
PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Thursday issued release on bail of Raza Ali, an accused in the weapons purchase case, directing him to furnish bail bonds of worth Rs50 million.
A two-member bench comprising Chief Justice Mazhar Alam ...
 
 
Qayyum Nawaz Babar
DERA ISMIAL KHAN: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Thursday expressed reservations over the change in the route of the Pakistan-China Economic Corridor.
Talking to reporters in his native Abdulkhel village after a ...
 
 
Our correspondent
MINGORA: The residents of various localities Thursday staged a sit-in against the unannounced and 20-hours long gas and power loadshedding in the city.
The residents of Usmanabad, Tahirabad, Banr, Nawan Killay, Rang Mohallah, Malukabad and ...
 
 
Bureau report
PESHAWAR: A modern traffic warden service will be introduced in March to address the problem in the provincial capital. An official communique said average traffic count in Peshawar on a given day is 7,50,000 vehicles. A city having such heavy ...
 
 
Nisar Mahmood
PESHAWAR: Arrangements are being finalised for the return of internally displaced persons (IDPs) from Bara, Khyber Agency, to their homes as the displaced families would be provided transportation charges along with compensation package of ...
 
 
Akhtar Amin
PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Thursday upheld sentences of two convicts in terrorism charges and acquitted another in the murder case of a cop.A two-member special bench comprising Justice Abdul Latif Khan and Justice Syed Afsar Shah ...
 
 
Muhammad Farooq
SWABI: The only genuine tobacco grower representing the district in the board of directors of the Pakistan Tobacco Board (PTB) has been removed under a well-planned strategy, sources said on Thursday.
The sources said that when Swabi politician ...
 
 
Our correspondent
KOHAT: A man beheaded his one-month-old son after an argument with his wife over a domestic dispute, police sources said on Thursday.
The sources said that Zubair Ahmed had an argument with his wife, Basmina, over a domestic issue in Bazikhel ...
 
 
Bureau report
PESHAWAR: Former prime minister and senior Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Raja Pervez Ashraf Thursday said Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) was a major political party in Karachi and PPP would take it along despite all the political ...
 
 
Bureau report
PESHAWAR: A representative delegation of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf office-bearers from Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) called on Chief Minister Pervez Khattak and apprised him of the problems of the internally displaced persons (IDPs) and ...
 
 
Our correspondent
KARAK: The residents of Takht-e-Nusrati on Thursday took to the streets against the suspension of power and gas supply to the tehsil.The protesters blocked the Amberi Killay-Darratang road for traffic at the main Takht-e-Nusrati bazaar.
Led by ...
 
 
Bureau report
PESHAWAR: Around 959 students passed the third professional annual examination 2014 of the Khyber Medical University (KMU).
A total 1,526 students of 13 public and private sector medical colleges of the province appeared in the examination and ...
 
 
Our correspondent
LAKKI MARWAT: A senior administrative official has expressed concern over increasing number of polio refusal cases and said poor performance of the Health Department and other relevant organisations is the real cause of it.
Deputy Commissioner ...
 
 

DDAC approves Rs404m for Swat uplift
Our correspondent
MINGORA: The District Development Advisory Committee (DDAC) Thursday approved Rs404 million for various uplift projects in the district.The funds were approved during a meeting of the ...