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QWP party leader with three others, killed in blast

PESHAWAR, (NNI): Improvised Explosive Device (IED) explosions in Buner and Peshawar districts have killed four people including a leader of Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) on Saturday. Police said the vehicle of local leader of Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) Adalat Khan ...

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Armed Forces continue strikes, Six militants killed in Hangu

Hangu, Six militants got killed when armed forces cobra gunship helicopters pounded the hideouts of militants in Hangu, according to news sources. According to sources, the shelling led to the destruction of militant compound and six militants got killed in ...

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Pakistan reacts strongly to Iranian Interior Minister’s statement

ISLAMABAD, Feb 18 (APP): Pakistan on Tuesday noted with serious concern the statement by the Iranian Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani-Fazli that Iran would send forces into Pakistan to free five border guards who were kidnapped by the militants on February ...

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Pakistan sets record for world largest human flag

LAHORE: Over 29,000 Pakistani students braced the rain to break the largest human flag world record. The record breaking feat was held as part of the Punjab Youth Festival. The record breaking feat was held as part of the Punjab ...

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Five injured in blasts in Karachi’s Orangi

Five people were injured in two successive bomb blasts near Orangi Town’s Mominabad police station on Saturday, DawnNews reported. According to police sources, the first explosion took place in a car near the police station while the second blast occurred ...

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Peace in Afghanistan vital for stability in region: PM

ISTANBUL, Feb 14 (APP): Highlighting the importance of a result-oriented peace process in Afghanistan, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Friday said Pakistan believed that a peaceful Afghanistan was vital for stability in the region. “Pakistan believes that peace in ...

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Sufi poet’s shrine set on fire in Kohlu

The shrine of a popular Sufi poet of Balochistan, Mast Twakali, has been set on fire. The shrine, located in Mawand area of Kohlu district, is visited by thousands of devotees each day and there are a good number of ...

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Most of Punjab to remain without gas for at least 48 hours: SNGPL

Militants from Balochistan blew up three gas pipelines, cutting supplies to most of Punjab an official from a state-owned gas company said Monday adding that the outage may last for at least two more days. The rebels blew up the ...

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US drones hover over Waziristan as committee meets Taliban Shura

Taliban commanders and the members of their committee formed to holds talks with the government kept changing the venue of their meeting amid continued flights of unmanned US drones in the tribal area, well informed sources told a private TV ...

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‘Green Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’ campaign to begin soon: Imran

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has said that “Green Khyber Pakhtunkhwa” campaign was being launched in the province. Speaking to reporters here on Sunday, Imran Khan said that all government-owned rest houses would be commercialized so that their income ...

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