KP govt was alerted in advance about Peshawar attack

Posted by on Dec 22, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: The government authorities of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa had received advance information of the terrorist attack on Army Public School, according to the proof obtained by Geo News in writing. The warning of the threat in writing had been dispatched by the Federal Interior Ministry to the concerned authorities on August 28, 2014 along with the instructions to take necessary precautionary measures to preempt the attack.... 

Gas cylinder explodes in Peshawar 3 injured

Posted by on Dec 22, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: A huge blast was heard on the Ring Road in Peshawar and rescue teams were rushed to the spot. According to police a cylinder exploded in the area of Chughal Pura near the Ring Road in a shop of lathe machines injuring three people. View full post on www.geo.tv  Read More →

Warning of Peshawar attack was issued on August 28

Posted by on Dec 22, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government departments had been warned of an imminent attack on the Army Public School months before the carnage unfolded in Peshawar. A copy of the written warning issued on August 28 has been obtained by Geo News. Alert No.802 issued by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Home Ministry stated that the Taliban Orakzai Commander, Khaksar along with terrorists Bilal and Obaidullah had planned to carry... 

PTI chief visits Army Public School Peshawar

Posted by on Dec 22, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman, Imran Khan reached Peshawar to visit the recently attacked Army Public School. He was accompanied by Chief minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pervaiz Khattack and several ministers of the provincial cabinet. Imran Khan and Pervaiz Khattack saw different parts of the school and later visit the homes of the martyred children to meet and condole with their parents. The PTI leader... 

US Candlelight vigils for victims of Peshawar attack

Posted by on Dec 21, 2014 | Leave a Comment

DALLAS: In the last few days, Pakistani and other local organizations in Texas, and it’s two major cities, Houston and Dallas, organized vigil honoring lives lost in Peshawar school attack. Hundreds of people gathered and paid tribute to the students. South Asian community big radio Fun Asia Entertainment organized an event where people from different religions gathered to pay tribute to the victims of the Peshawar... 

Info indicates another Peshawar like attack Nisar

Posted by on Dec 21, 2014 | Leave a Comment

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan Sunday said information has been received that indicates terrorists are preparing to strike again and carry out another deadly attack like the one occurred in Peshawar. “We will have to stay alert to thwart another possible terrorist act,” Chaudhry Nisar said while addressing a press conference here. He said the nation should be in the cognizance of the... 

Five militants killed Peshawar

Posted by on Dec 20, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Five militants were killed when security forces hit militant hideouts in the restive northwest Saturday morning, officials said. According to sources, police and paramilitary soldiers raided suspected hideouts in Peshawar during which five militants including a local commander were killed. “Five terrorists were killed in a raid on their hideout in Gujjar Gadi neighbourhood of Matni, around 16 miles south... 

Altaf Hussain pays rich tribute to Peshawar school martyrs

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014 | Leave a Comment

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Chief Altaf Hussain strongly condemned Peshawar school attack and paid rich tribute to the martyrs, Geo News reported. Addressing a massive rally, taken out to express solidarity with Pakistan Army and families of the victims of Peshawar school attack, Altaf Hussain said innocent children and teachers were martyred in the massacre. Altaf said it is not the rally of MQM but the National... 

Students protest at KPC against Peshawar school attack

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014 | Leave a Comment

KARACHI: Students and teachers of a private school staged protest demonstration outside Karachi Press Club (KPC) against Peshawar attack, Geo News reported. The students from New Century Schooling System, carrying banners and placards, raised slogans in favour of Pakistan Army and the martyrs of the Peshawar school attack. Speaking on the occasion, Principal Aleem Qureshi said the entire nation is united against the terrorists... 

British Boxer Amir Khan to donate golden shorts to help Peshawar school

Posted by on Dec 18, 2014 | Leave a Comment

LONDON: British boxer Amir Khan plans to donate a £30,000 ($46,973) pair of shorts to help rebuild the Pakistan army-run school where 141 people were killed by the Taliban. Khan, who is of Pakistani heritage, wore the flamboyant shorts including a waistband made from 24-carat gold threading when he successfully defended his WBC welterweight title against Devon Alexander in Las Vegas last weekend. The 28-year-old became... 
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