Da’ish kills senior Afghan Taliban official in Peshawar
Islamic State killed a senior Afghan Taliban official in Peshawar, the Afghan militants said on Saturday, in a rare...
Veteran Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna had roots in Peshawar
Veteran Indian actor Vinod Khanna, who died on Thursday at the age of 70 in Mumbai due to protracted...
PAF conducts airstrikes in Khyber Agency, leaves several militants dead
Several militants killed as Pakistan Airforce (PAF) conducted airstrikes in Khyber Agency  late on Wednesday. According to the Inter...
Da’ish kills senior Afghan Taliban official in Peshawar
Islamic State killed a senior Afghan Taliban official in Peshawar, the Afghan militants said on Saturday, in a rare clash between the rival groups inside Pakistan. Afghan Taliban sources told Reuters Maulvi Daud was killed on the outskirts of Peshawar with two other men on Thursday. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah... Read more
Veteran Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna had roots in Peshawar
Veteran Indian actor Vinod Khanna, who died on Thursday at the age of 70 in Mumbai due to protracted illness, had roots in Peshawar. “Late Vinod Khanna was the son of Mehr Chand Khanna, a prominent businessman and former minister in Congress party. He was born in Peshawar on... Read more
PAF conducts airstrikes in Khyber Agency, leaves several militants dead
Several militants killed as Pakistan Airforce (PAF) conducted airstrikes in Khyber Agency  late on Wednesday. According to the Inter Services Public Relations,  as part of the ongoing operation Radd-ul-Fasaad, PAF conducted  airstrikes in Khyber Agency on credible intelligence regarding movement of terrorists from Nangarhar, Afghanistan into Khyber Agency’s Rajgal... Read more
14 killed, several injured in Kurram Agency blast
At least 14 people were killed and several others were injured when a passenger van hit a landmine in Godar area of tribal Kurram Agency on Tuesday morning. Shahid Ali Khan, assistant political agent for Kurram Agency in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) while talking to media said “Ten... Read more
SC majority judges order constitution of JIT to inquire Panama Papers case
Majority judges of the Supreme Court five-member bench Thursday ordered constitution of a joint investigation team (JIT) to further probe the allegations with regard to Panama Papers case. The three judges of the SC bench differed with the opinion of two other judges and directed for an appropriate probe... Read more
5.5 magnitude earthquake jolts Punjab, KPK and Gilgit Baltistan
A magnitude 5.5 earthquake jolted major cities of Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Gilgit-Baltistan early Tuesday. Tremors were felt in several cities including Lahore, Islamabad, Nowshera and Ghizer Valley. People came out of their houses in search of safer places. The earthquake struck at 4:05 am, according to the seismological center.... Read more
Eight Jamaatul Ahrar militants surrender in Mohmand Agency
Eight members of Jamaatul Ahrar (JA) militants surrendered to the security forces in Mohmand Agency Monday night. According to the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement, Jamaatul Ahrar, a splinter group of the outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), claimed responsibility for the recent suicide bombing in Parachinar, which... Read more
Earthquake jolts KPK
A mild earthquake tremors were felt in Mansehra, Chitral and adjoining areas on Tuesday. According to the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), magnitude of the earthquake was recorded at 5 on Richter scale at a depth of 159km. “The quake’s epicentre was Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan,” PMD said. Read more
Four missiles fired from Afghanistan into Kurram Agency
Four missiles were fired from Afghanistan into Kurram Agency on Sunday. Political administration has confirmed that one of the four missiles hit a shop in Shankak area of Kurram Agency whereas the second landed near a mosque. The shop was completely destroyed in the missile attack. The other two... Read more
Salahuddin Khan Mehsud takes charge of IGP KPK
Salahuddin Khan Mehsud  has taken the charge of Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) on Friday. On arrival to the Central Police Office,  Mehsud received by DIG Headquarters and a smart contingent of police presented guard of honour to him. Mehsud laid floral wreath on Yadgar-e-Shuhadda police at... Read more
22 killed, over 100 injured in Parachinar blast
At least 22 people killed and over 100 injured on Friday in a blast outside an Imambargah at Shendak bazaar in Parachinar city of Kurram Agency. According to initial information, the explosion occurred outside the women’s entrance of an Imambargah as people gathered for Friday prayers. A witness said security... Read more
Russian military delegation visits North Waziristan
Russian Military delegation headed by Deputy Chief of General Staff ,Colonel General Israkov Sergi Yuryevich visited Miran Shah, North Waziristan Agency today. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the Russian delegation was briefed about  Pakistan Army’s efforts to clear FATA from terrorists of all hue and colours. The... Read more
Salahuddin Mehsud appointed as IGP KPK
Salahuddin Mehsud has been appointed the new IGP of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police. A summary has been forwarded to Prime Minister House for the approval of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. Salahuddin Mehsud, who led the Counter-Terrorism Force for over two years and enjoys good reputation, also held meetings with key government... Read more
First phase of 6th Population Census completed
First phase of the ‘6th population and housing census’ completed on Wednesday. In the first phase census teams covered sixty-three districts across the country. The census teams surveyed various areas till late night to count homeless people in the first block. According to census officials, the house and headcount... Read more