KPK Assembly passes resolution for merger of FATA into KPK
The session of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) Assembly chaired by Speaker Assad Qaisar Wednesday passed resolution demanding merger of FATA...
Mobile phone services in KPK to be suspend on 9-10 Muharram
The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) has decided to suspend mobile phone services on the 9th and 10th of...
KPK govt announces public holiday on first Muharram
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government (KPK) has announced a public holiday on Muharram 1st to mark the day of martyrdom...
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KPK govt makes secondary education compulsory
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) government has approved a bill proposing primary and secondary education compulsory for all children between five to 16 years of age.  Adviser to Chief Minister on Information Mushtaq Ahmed Ghani while talking to media following the cabinet meeting said  that under the Act, the government will... Read more
KPK Assembly passes resolution for merger of FATA into KPK
The session of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) Assembly chaired by Speaker Assad Qaisar Wednesday passed resolution demanding merger of FATA in KP province. The resolution was moved by Dr. Haider Ali of PTI. The resolution demanded that tribal areas should be merged in KP keeping in view the aspiration and... Read more
Mobile phone services in KPK to be suspend on 9-10 Muharram
The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) has decided to suspend mobile phone services on the 9th and 10th of Muharram.  According to provincial Interior Secretary Siraj Ahmad, mobile phone services will be suspended in all twelve districts of the province which include Kohat, Hangu, Peshawar, DI Khan, Mansehra, Haripur,... Read more
KPK govt announces public holiday on first Muharram
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government (KPK) has announced a public holiday on Muharram 1st to mark the day of martyrdom of Hazrat Umar Farooq (R.A). The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee, chaired by Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman, will meet in Karachi on Sunday for sighting of Muharram ul Haram (1438 AH) crescent. The announcement... Read more
57 students injured as earthquake jolts Battagram
Peshawar: At least 57 students were injured during a stampede in a local school in Battagram . According to Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA), a 4.5-magnitude earthquake jolted parts of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) province early on Monday morning resulting 57 students were injured, three children who received serious injuries were shifted to district hospital for emergency medical... Read more
KPK CM inaugurates swat motorway project
Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) Parvez Khattak Thursday said that Swat motorway will prove a game changer for the area by bringing prosperity and development. Inaugurating the first ever Provincial Swat Motorway at Col Sher Khan Interchange at Swabi, Chakdara the Chief Minister said that the contract for 81... Read more
SHO gunned down in Swabi
A Station House Officer (SHO) gunned down  in Swabi district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) on Monday. According to initial reports, unknown gunmen opened fire on a police mobile in Zaidah area, killing the SHO instantly and leaving three others wounded. According to the police, one passer-by was also wounded... Read more
Teacher arrested in Chitral for beating pupils
A schoolteacher has been arrested beating young schoolchildren in Chitral. According to Chitral police, a case has registered against the, Inam, under Child Protection System Bill. Police also added that , under the Child protection act  the accused will minimum be punished six years in jail. The local police arrested the... Read more
Monsoon rains kill 45 in KPK in 10 days
The heavy Monsoon rains and flash floods have killed 45 persons and injured 25 others in various incidents during last ten days in different parts of the province. According to latest report of Provincial Disasters Management Authority (PDMA) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, most of the casualties occurred in Chitral where 29... Read more
KPK govt announces to provide land for Edhi centres
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) government has announced to provide free of cost land for establishment of Edhi centres in the province. Talking to a news channel, KP Chief Minister’s Adviser on Legal Affairs Arif Yousaf, during his visit to Edhi center, said that the provincial government would provide land... Read more
TTP commander Hafiz Nisar killed in Battagram
Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commander gunned down in an encounter in Battagram district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK). According to police sources and ‘ARY News’, Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commander Hafiz Nasir has been gunned down in an encounter  whereas his accomplice was arrested in a wounded condition. Earlier, heavy contingents of police... Read more
PM, CM KPK expressed deep grief over losses in Chitral floods
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif expressed deep grief and sorrow over the loss of lives caused by damage to the houses in Ursoon area of Chitral due to flash floods following heavy rains. According to a PM House statement, the prime minister prayed to Almighty Allah to bless the... Read more
Gilgit-Baltistan government boycotts Shandur polo festival 
The Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) government has decided to boycott  Shandur polo festival due to territorial dispute with the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) government. After failing to reach a consensus with the KPK government to jointly organise the event, the GB government also decided to organise separately a three-day Shandur polo festival... Read more
15 dead, 31 missing in Chitral floods
At least 15 people drowned whereas 31 went missing due to floods in Chitral. According to initial details,  a mosque roof collapse in Chitral’s Arsoon tehsil resulting killing 15 people and 31 wounded Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has launched rescue services in the affected whereas the provincial has asked National Disaster... Read more