NADER BUNERI/Agencies

  • PESHAWAR - Former president and co-chairman Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Asif Ali Zardari has said he had advised deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif not to act like a Mughal prince but to no avail. Addressing a gathering here on Monday, Zardari accepted the results of by-poll in NA-120 ...

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  • PESHAWAR - A Frontier Corps major and another security person were martyred while eight others, including four soldiers, were injured when a suicide bomber hit an FC vehicle in Bagh-e-Naran area here on Monday. Police and Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said a suicide bomber riding a bike ...

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  • PESHAWAR - Parents of children killed when Taliban gunmen overran Army Public School gathered Friday to mark the second anniversary of the attack. More than 150 people - mostly students - perished when heavily-armed men raced through the Army Public School in Peshawar on December 16, 2014, firing ...

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  • PESHAWAR/KABUL - The Afghan Taliban named an Islamic legal scholar who was one of former leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour’s deputies to succeed him on Wednesday, after confirming Mansour’s death in a US drone strike at the weekend. Within an hour of the announcement of Molvi Haibatullah ...

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  • PESHAWAR - Adviser to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister on Minority Affairs Dr Sardar Suran Singh MPA was gunned down by Taliban gunmen in Buner yesterday evening.Police said MPA Suran Singh was on his way home after attending a function when the armed assailants on a bike attacked him with a ...

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  • PESHAWAR - Heavy rain and flash flood wreaked havoc in northern parts of the country claiming lives of 65 people and injuring more than 100 others. Parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) were worst hit, while a number of lives were lost in land sliding in Azad Jammu and Kashmir ...

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  • PESHAWAR - At least 17 people were killed and 53 others injured when a bomb exploded inside a bus carrying government employees in front of Sonehri Masjid here yesterday.Edhi sources and eyewitness said the bomb was planted under a seat in the central section of the bus which exploded with a big ...

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  • PESHAWAR: As many as 36 persons, including 13 militants and an army captain were killed and 10 others were injured when armed militants stormed Pakistan Air Force base in Badhabera area of Peshawar early this morning. Eyewitnesses and the ISPR said that around thirteen militants wearing Frontier ...

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  • PESHAWAR/ISLAMABAD/LAHORE - The death toll caused by heavy rain and thunderstorm, also dubbed as ‘mini-cyclone’, in Peshawar, Charsadda and Nowshera rose to 45 as four more people expired at Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar on Monday, with the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) ...

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  • PESHAWAR - At least 40 people were killed and over 200 injured Sunday evening as a heavy rain and thunderstorm struck parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.Mushtaq Ali Shah, director of the provincial meteorological department, described the storm as a “mini cyclone with wind speeds of 110 kilometres ...

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