Haroon Siraj

  • TSWAT    -   At least two people were killed and four others sustained injuries as their vehicle fell into deep ravine at Malam Jab­ba, Swat. According to details, a family hail­ing from district Dir on Sunday were on the way to Malamjabba as part of pick nick. While coming ...

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  • TSWAT - A man and his daughter drowned the Swat River while capturing a selfie here Monday evening. According to the details, a tourist family from Karachi was on a tour of Swat to spen their vacations. On Monday evening at Bahrain valley, the girl named Arisha s/o Na­jeeb Shuja while taking ...

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  • TSWAT    -   The Divisional Administration of Malakand has decided to ensure im­plementation of all traffic rules and regulations including the use of hel­met by motorcyclists in view of in­creasing number of traffic accidents on highways in different districts ...

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  • TSWAT - The local auto industry has been promoting ‘Make in Pakistan’ for last 30 years, providing a huge boost to local engineering sector through technology transfer and in the process creating thousands of jobs opportunities for local Pakistani youth. This was stated by Chief ...

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  • TSWAT  -   The weather of Swat turned chilly as the valley received snowfall during the recent rainfall season. The plain areas of district swat like Mingora and its outskirts received rainfall during the recent downpour. A large number of tourists arrived in the valley to enjoy the ...

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  • TSwat - Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister for Tourism and Youth Affairs Muhammad Atif Khan has said that there are two types of tourism in the world, related to places of scenic beauty and historic interests, and the people of Swat are fortunate enough that there are plenty of both these tourist ...

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  • TSWAT - Caretaker Prime Minister Justice (retd) Nasirul Mulk said on Sunday that the general elections would be held as per scheduled in a transparent manner. “I don’t see any hurdle that could prevent holding of the general elections in the given time. I will fulfil the responsibility ...

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  • T SWAT - Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has said that some political parties are striving to gain power by hook or crook but the JUI-F is struggling for enforcement of Islamic rule of law in the country in consonance with Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s vision. He was ...

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  • TSWAT - Commissioner Malakand Zaheer-ul-Islam and Deputy Inspector General of Police, Swat Akhtar Hayat Khan Gandapur on Wednesday confirmed that that check posts and policing powers had been handed over to the civil administration in the valley. They were addressing a press conference at Swat Press ...

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  • TSWAT - The Swat police on Wednesday arrested 10 suspected drug dealers and seized weapons and drugs from their possession. According to details, the Swat police, under the supervision of DPO Swat Wahid Mehmood, constituted a special team to eliminate the drug dealers and criminals from the ...

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  • TSWAT - Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday inaugurated a branch of Army Public School (APS) here. Corps Commander Peshawar Lieutenant-General Nazir Ahmed Butt, ISPR DG Major General Asif Ghafoor, and other senior military officers accompanied the COAS on a day-long ...

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  • TSwat - Advisor to Prime Minister Ameer Muqam inaugurated University of Swat’s women campus on Tuesday. Muqam while addressing on the occasion said that during on May 20, 2016 Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif had announced Women University at Swat and here we are inaugurating and laying ...

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  • TSwat - The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) Malakand on Friday arrested an alleged terrorist during a search operation in Nilagram Matta. The alleged terrorist has been identified as Akhter Zaman s/o Sherzada, a resident of Sham Kanra Nilagram Matta, Swat. Akhter Zaman was wanted to security ...

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  • TSWAT -  A couple hailing from New Zealand reached Swat the other day after passing through 10 other countries. Stephen Hogg and Celia Neilson started their journey from Malaysia on a motorcycle and reached Pakistan after passing through Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar, India and ...

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  • TSWAT -  Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif, while evaluating the sacrifices of the people of Swat region in the fight against terrorism, has reiterated that the army operation against militancy in the troubled areas would continue till the complete elimination of this scourge. He ...

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  • TSWAT:- Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif will visit Swat today (Friday). According to details, army chief is arriving Swat on a one-day visit to formally inaugurate Army cantonment and newly-constructed Saidu sharif hospital emergency. The COAS will meet the locals and elders of the ...

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  • TSWAT - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has donated his one year salary to the Nawaz Sharif Kidney Hospital Swat for treatment of poor patients. Adviser to PM Engineer Amir Muqam handed over Rs2.16 million cheque to MS Dr Ghulam Rehmani during a ceremony held at the hospital in Sangota area of Swat ...

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  • TSWAT - The General Officer Commander (GOC) Malakand Division, Major General Asif Ghafoor has announced to build a monument for The Nation’s slain staffer Siraj ud Din in Swat. The GOC made the announced after acknowledging Siraj’s valued services rendered in the field of journalism. It ...

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  • TSWAT - Five terrorists were killed in a clash with Army in a remote pasture land of Kalash Bamborat Valley in Chitral district on Wednesday. A group of five terrorists who entered Kalash Bamboret from Afghanistan, was killed in a battle with soldiers. According to details, the group was found ...

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  • TSWAT - As many as five policemen including a head constable were critically injured in an IED blast at Mankiyal area of tehsil Behrain in Swat. According to Behrain Police Moharar, a police mobile van was moving as part of security squad of some guests of Malakand Commissioner. Upon reaching ...

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  • TSwat - General officer Commander (GOC) Malakand Division, Major General Asif Ghafoor has said that people of swat are peace loving and cooperate to support Pakistan Army for maintenance of peace in the region. He was addressing to a Grand jirga of village defence committee (VDC) members ...

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  • TSWAT - Chairman Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf Imran Khan yesterday said that nations can be built through education and not by announcing motorways. “Over 10 million children are out of schools and the prime minister is making announcements of building motorways,” he stated this while ...

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  • TSWAT - Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) Malakand division claimed to have arrested a terrorist during a search operation in Buner Usman Abad area of Mingora city here on Wednesday. The terrorist was identified as Ibrahim son of Abdul Ghafoor resident of Buner Swat. Ibrahim was wanted by Buner ...

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  • TSWAT - Apart from scenic views and serene environment, Swat valley has rich past for imparting education and the concept of co-education was common in Swat State since 1915-1969 where there was no school for girls.First primary school for both boys and girls was established in 1922 followed by a ...

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  • TSWAT - Gunmen killed Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Shangla in Mingora city’s Shahdara area on Tuesday. According to details, DSP Muhammad Ilyas, a serving police officer at Shangla district, who was in Swat in connection with some official work, was on his way back to Shangla near ...

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  • TSwat - Pakistan army has distributed cash money, auto rickshaws, mechanical and electrical items among 49 rehabilitated youth, who had quit militancy and now have been released from army rehabilitation centre. The ex-militants were rehabilitated and released from Mishal Centre – an army-run ...

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  • TSWAT  - Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) Malakand division claimed to have arrested terrorist during a search operation in Buery Darosh area of Chitral district on Thursday. The terrorist was identified as Ghulam son of Masal Khan, resident of Sari-Bagh ...

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  • TSWAT: Despite the constitutional guarantees, a common Christian citizen has no access to the basic human rights in Pakistan. They have marginal access to education, health and jobs; their socio-economic condition is miserable and they are living below the poverty line. Not only in Swat but also ...

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  • TSWAT - Instead of going to school, Dawood has to go to auto-workshop to open it before the mechanic’s arrival early in the morning every day.Dawood is like many other children who cannot afford to go to school due to poverty and various other reasons. 11-years-old, Abu Dawood has the ...

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  • TSWAT - Assistant Sup Inspector (ASI) Waheed was shot dead by unidentified armed men in broad daylight at Tahirabad area of Mingora city yesterday. According to Special Branch Unit, Waheed was on way for attaining duty at around 11am and when reached the Batayi Chowk unknown assailants opened ...

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