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Will remember ‘dark ages’ of Imran’s governance in KP: Marriyum.

ISLAMABAD: State Minister for Information, National Heritage and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb slammed Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairperson Imran Khan, saying that everyone will remember the “dark ages” of Imran’s governance in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.Marriyum issued a statement in response to Imran’s rally ...

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FATA youth delegation visits ISPR.

RAWALPINDI: A youth delegation from the Federally Administered Tribal Areas visited the Inter-Services Public Relations. The delegation, from the seven tribal area, acknowledged Pakistan Army for their sacrifices and bringing peace to the tribal areas, said the ISPR. Director General ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor ...

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High-ranking police official killed in Peshawar blast.

By Khwaja Basir Fitri on 24 November 2017 KABUL : A high ranking police official was killed in a suicide attack in the capital of...

- Pajhwok - AF

Pakistan police AIG killed in suicide blast in Peshawar's Hayatabad.

A top Pakistan police official was killed in a suspected suicide blast in Peshawar's Hayatabad area on Friday.

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Three killed in Pakistan suicide attack.

Islamabad, Nov 24 A senior police officer was among three people killed while six others were injured on Friday in a suicide attack in Pakistan's Peshawar city.The suicide attacker, who was on a motorbike, rammed into the vehicle carrying Additional Inspector General Ashraf Noor and other police officials near Zarghooni ...

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Three killed in Pakistan suicide attack targeting police official.

Islamabad, Nov 24 At least three persons were killed and five injured on Friday in a suicide attack that targeted the vehicle of a senior police official in Pakistan's Peshawar city.The attack took place at 9 a.m., when a man on a motorcycle detonated bombs he was carrying as he passed the vehicle of Additional Inspector ...

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Pak police AIG killed in suicide blast in Peshawar.

, Nov 24 : A top Pakistan police official was killed in a suspected suicide blast in Peshawar's Hayatabad area on Friday.According to Dawn, the attacker, who was on a motorbike, rammed into the police vehicle carrying the Additional Inspector General Headquarters, Ashraf Noor, and other officials.The blast, which left the ...

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Pakistan’s solar homeowners get green light to sell power to national grid.

A solar-powered floodlight along the border with Afghanistan in North Waziristan, Pakistan - REUTERSLAHORE: Pakistan has approved rules allowing owners of solar panels across the country to sell power they create to the country’s energy grid, and moved to convert tens of thousands of water pumps in southwestern ...

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Determination undeterred against threats to motherland, says COAS.

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday said that “our determination remains undeterred against threats to our motherland.”The army chief’s statement was tweeted by Director General Inter-Services Public Relations Major General Asif Ghafoor. The COAS in the statement paid ...

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AIG martyred in suicide blast targeting Peshawar police.

Conflicting claims on casualties Initial investigation report AIG Ashraf Noor Peshawar still threatened by militancy Additional Inspector General Headquarters Ashraf Noor was martyred in a suspected suicide blast targeting a police vehicle in Peshawar's Hayatabad area on Friday, police officials told DawnNews.Capital City ...

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Suicide Blast Kills Senior Pakistan Police Officer and Guard.

A suicide bomb attack on a police convoy in northwestern Pakistan on Friday killed a senior officer and his guard, and wounded six others. The early morning blast occurred in Peshawar, capital of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. The slain officer, Additional Inspector General Ashraf Noor, of the provincial police ...

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Suicide attack kills senior police official in Peshawar

Senior police official and guard killed after their vehicle is hit by suicide attacker in northwestern Pakistani city.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Senior police officer killed in suicide blast in Peshawar

Additional Inspector General Headquarters Ashraf Noor and his gunman were killed and six cops escorting the vehicle were injured in the blast, police said.

- The Hindu - IN

Suicide Blast Kills Senior Pakistan Police Officer

A suicide bomb attack on a police convoy in northwestern Pakistan on Friday killed a senior officer and wounded six others. The early morning blast occurred in Peshawar, capital of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. The slain officer, Additional Inspector General Ashraf Noor, of the provincial police department, was on his ...

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AIG martyred in Peshawar blast targeting police

Additional Inspector General Headquarters Ashraf Noor was martyred in a suspected suicide blast targeting a police vehicle in Peshawar's Hayatabad area on Friday, police officials told DawnNews.Capital City Police Officer Tahir Khan told DawnNews the blast appeared to be a suicide attack. A suspected suicide attacker rammed ...

- DAWN - PK

'Don't ban — empower beggars to earn for themselves'

Human rights defender lashes out at district administration for banning beggars in Peshawar The post 'Don't ban — empower beggars to earn for themselves' appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Senior police official martyred in Peshawar suicide blast

PESHAWAR: A senior police official and his gunman were martyred in a suicide blast in Hayatabad, Peshawar on Friday morning, police said.A suicide bomber rammed his motorcycle into their vehicle near Tatara Park, martyring Additional IG Headquarter Mohammad Ashraf Noor and his gunman, police informed.  Martyred ...

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Police foil major terror bid in Charsadda

CHARSADDA: Police foiled a major terror bid in Charsadda after they seized huge cache of explosives and apprehended five suspected terrorists.The raid was conducted in Shabqadar tehsil of Charsadda district in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.The law enforcers recovered 40 kilograms of explosive material, 7 mortar shells, 5 ...

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Imran moves apex court for Fata's merger with KP

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court as he sought an order for merger of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. A six-page petition filed by Babar Awan on behalf of Mr Khan said the people of Fata would be extremely grateful' if the court ...

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IG KP submits DI Khan assault report to PHC

PESHAWAR: The IG Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Salahuddin Khan Mehsud submitted a report on the disgraceful incident in Dera Ismail Khan, in which a 16-year-old girl was reportedly stripped and paraded in the village to avenge her brother’s conduct, to the Peshawar High Court on Wednesday.The chilling incident took place in ...

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Imran petitions SC for merging FATA with KP

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan filed a petition in the Supreme Court on Wednesday seeking the merger of the country's Federally Administered Tribal Areas with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.Khan, in his petition, stated the president has the authority to legislate for the sake of peace and governance ...

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Nawaz Sharif has been fooling people for three decades, says Imran Khan

KOHAT: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan said on Wednesday that his party’s provincial government empowered the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police department.“We didn’t allow any political interference in the police department,” he said. “We just chose the best possible Inspector General to lead ...

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Majority of Pakistanis approve of Punjab, KP govt performance: survey

KARACHI: The Pakistani population has given its stamp of approval to the Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa governments, but appears largely dissatisfied with the performance of the Sindh and Balochistan provincial governments.However, public opinion appears to be split over whether the performance of the federal government has ...

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Peshawar High Court orders security for girl forced to parade naked in DI Khan

The Peshawar High Court on Tuesday ordered the provision of security for a 16-year-old girl who was forcibly paraded naked in her village in Dera Ismail Khan last month.The order was issued by a bench of the high court comprising Chief Justice Yahya Afridi and Justice Afsar Shah, which has taken up a petition filed by the ...

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Bilawal to morph into hologram to expand PPP’s outreach

KARACHI: Keeping up with the latest technology trends, Pakistan Peoples Party Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has decided to reach out to supporters using holography.The technology will help the party "expand it's outreach" as well as reduce security risks. Geo News reported that Bilawal's first address using hologram ...

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Pakistan stresses political settlement in Afghanistan

By Javed Hamim Kakar on 21 November 2017 PESHAWAR : Pakistan on Tuesday reiterated its stance on ending the war in neighbouring...

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Waziristan refugee families in Paktika seek assistance

By Rahim Khan Khoshal on 21 November 2017 SHARANA : Thousands of displaced families from the North and South Waziristan tribal region of Pakistan in southeastern Paktika...

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Senate body takes notice of girl paraded naked in DI Khan

Paraded naked Bullet-riddled bodies The Senate Standing Committee on Human Rights on Tuesday took notice of an incident in which a 16-year-old girl was allegedly paraded naked in her Dera Ismail Khan village last month.A session of the committee has been called on Wednesday to discuss the matter. The committee has issued ...

- DAWN - PK

Meeting of CPEC's Joint Cooperation Committee under way

Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal at the JCC meeting. Photo: Radio Pakistan ISLAMABAD: The seventh ministerial-level meeting of Joint Cooperation Committee on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor began in Islamabad today .The JCC is the apex decision-making forum on the CPEC and is jointly chaired by Pakistan's Planning and ...

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DI Khan incident: PHC summons report from police chief

Photo: File PESHAWAR: The hearing on the petition filed by girl —reportedly made to walk naked in her village in DI Khan — started on Tuesday in the high court.In the first proceeding of the case, the bench summoned a report from IG Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and adjourned the hearing till November ...

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Commander XI Corps visits forward areas of Bajaur: ISPR

A picture of the visit shared by ISPR RAWALPINDI: Corps Commander Peshawar Lieutenant General Nazir Ahmed Butt visited forward areas of Bajaur Agency along the Pakistan-Afghan border on Tuesday. According to a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations wing of the Pakistan Army, Lt Gen Butt was briefed ...

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PTI, JUI-S enter into electoral alliance

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and Jamiat Ulema Islam-Sami have entered into an alliance for the General Elections 2018, the JUI-S chief Maulana Samiul Haq announced Monday.The two parties held a meeting at Khyber Pakhtunkhwa House, Islamabad, on Sunday. It has been learnt that the meeting had PTI chairman Imran Khan, ...

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Mother of DI Khan abuse victim requests PHC's supervision of investigation

The mother of a teenage girl, who was forcibly paraded naked in the streets of Garahmat village of Dera Ismail Khan, has filed a petition requesting the Peshawar High Court to supervise the ongoing investigation of the case, DawnNews reported on Monday. On October 27, a group of men had intercepted the girl at gunpoint ...

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MQM will remain its founder's party: Mustafa Kamal

QUETTA: Pak Sarzameen Party Chief Mustafa Kamal said on Monday that Muttahida Qaumi Movement belonged to its founder and will continue to be his party.Addressing a PSP workers' convention in Quetta, Kamal said MQM-Pakistan uses the name of the Muhajir community for its "foul politics," adding that he stands firm on what he ...

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Hasan Ali stuns Dhaka Dynamites with a five-for in Bangladesh Premier League

Pakistan pacer Hasan Ali announced his arrival in the Bangladesh Premier League on Monday with a five-for ─ all bowled ─ for just 20 runs. Ali took five wickets in 3.3 overs putting his side, the Comilla Victorians, in a commanding position against the Dhaka Dynamites. The number one ranked One Day International bowler ...

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Pakistan's anti-narcotics force foils drug smuggling attempt

Islamabad, Nov 20 The Anti-Narcotics Force of Pakistan has foiled an attempt to smuggle drugs from Benazir Bhutto International Airport Islamabad.The ANF recovered 1 kg of the ice from a passenger who was on his way to Saudi Arabia by acting on an intelligence tip-off, Dunya News said.The man, who belonged to the country's ...

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Islamabad suspect denies involvement in 'terror bid' during initial investigation

A total of 492 detonators and 196 explosive sticks were recovered from Saif-ur-Rehman, who belongs to the Batkhela tehsil of the Malakand District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the police said. Photo: Geo News ISLAMABAD: A suspect carrying a heavy cache of explosives denied involvement in a terror bid during the initial ...

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Hasan Ali stuns Comilla Victorians with a five-for in BPL

Pakistan pacer Hasan Ali announced his arrival in the Bangladesh Premier League on Monday with a five-for ─ all bowled ─ for just 20 runs. Ali took five wickets in 3.3 overs putting his side, the Comilla Victorians, in a commanding position against the Dhaka Dynamites. The number one ranked One Day International bowler ...

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LEAs launch search operation in Quetta's Pashtunabad

In a media briefing, FC Sector Commander Brigadier Tassawur and DIG Razzaq Cheema expanded upon operations being conducted in the city. Photo: Geo News QUETTA: Police and Frontier Corps are conducting an operation with the help of locals and notables to ensure zero terrorist presence in the city’s Pashtunabad area, ...

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Indian short film to play in Lahore

Lahore, Nov 19 Indian short film "The School Bag", based in Peshawar in Pakistan, will be screened at the ninth edition of Lahore Children's International Film Festival to be held from November 20-25. The 15-minute fiction film, directed by Dheeraj Jindal, will have six shows in the festival.Starring Rasika Dugal, it puts ...

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Indian short film to play in Lahore

Lahore, Nov 19 Indian short film "The School Bag", based in Peshawar in Pakistan, will be screened at the ninth edition of Lahore Children's International Film Festival to be held from November 20-25. The 15-minute fiction film, directed by Dheeraj Jindal, will have six shows in the festival.

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KP health dept seeks over Rs10b to purchase equipment for hospitals

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Health Department wrote on Friday to the finance department, demanding release of Rs10.613 billion for purchase of equipment for hospitals, including the long-delayed Peshawar Institute of Cardiology project.Senior government officials in Peshawar told The News KP Health Secretary ...

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Kabul Investigates Reports of Taliban Using Russian-made Night Vision Equipment

Afghan defense authorities acknowledged this week that Taliban militants have obtained night-vision equipment but fell short of confirming media reports that allege Russia had provided Taliban with the goggles. The officials said Tuesday they would investigate whether the high-tech equipment that Taliban insurgents were ...

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COAS visits family of army captain martyred in Bajaur attack

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa Friday met the family of martyred Captain Junaid Hafeez in Islamabad, the Inter-Services Public Relations said in a statement.Captain Junaid Hafeez, along with Sepoy Raham, embraced martyrdom while repulsing a cross-border terrorist attack on a Pakistani border post ...

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