Alleged target killer Bilal Hussain arrested in Peshawar

Posted by on Oct 02, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: The anti-terrorism department arrested alleged target killer Bilal Hussain from the Matni area of Peshawar on Friday. Bilal Hussain is accused of murdering five workers of a political party in Karachi. He is also accused of attacks on Rangers and two police stations. View full post on  Read More →

Eidul Azha celebrated in Peshawar other KP cities

Posted by on Sep 24, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Eidul Azha congregations were held in various mosques in Peshawar as the residents of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s capital and other areas celebrated Eid today (Thursday). According to details, Eid congregations were held in various mosques of Peshawar including the historical Mahabat Khan Mosque. Residents of Peshawar prayed for the Pakistan, its national security and prosperity during Eid prayers. Afghan immigrants... 

Deputy Superintendent Peshawar Central Jail gunned down in Charsadda

Posted by on Sep 24, 2015 | Leave a Comment

CHARSADDA: Unknown gunmen shot dead Deputy Superintendent of Peshawar Central Jail and his brother in Mandni area of Charsadda on Thursday. Police said, Zahir Shah and his brother were present at their home when unidentified armed assailants shot them dead. Police have launched investigation in the incident. View full post on  Read More →

FIR of Badaber attack lodged in Peshawar

Posted by on Sep 19, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Police have registered an FIR of a terrorist attack on Pakistan Air Force (PAF) base camp in Badaber. According to Anti Terrorism Department, the PAF had asked for registration of the case against unknown persons through a correspondence. Meanwhile, investigators have recorded statements of residents on Inqelab Road. On Friday, terrorists attacked a PAF camp in Badaber area and killed 15 worshipers offering... 

PM Sharif arrives in Peshawar to attend funeral of martyrs

Posted by on Sep 18, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif arrived in Peshawar on Friday to attend the funeral prayers of those martyred in the terrorist attack on the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) camp in Badaber area. The prime minister will also visit the soldiers and civilians wounded in the attack. At least 20 people, including 16 worshipers offering Fajr prayers at a nearby mosque, were martyed when terrorists clad in Frontier Constabulary... 

COAS General Raheel Sharif leaves for Peshawar

Posted by on Sep 18, 2015 | Leave a Comment

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif has left for Peshawar following the terrorist attack on the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) camp in Badaber. DG Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asim Bajwa tweeted that the COAS will visit the Corps Headquarters and meet with troops participating in the clearance operation. The army chief will also see all wounded being treated at the Combined... 

PAF base camp under armed attack in Peshawar

Posted by on Sep 18, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Armed militants have attacked a base camp of Pakistan Air Force (PAF) here at Inqilab Road in the precincts of Budaber police station, said police on Friday. Exchange of fire still continues at the camp while rocket explosions can also be heard from the facility. However, no reports of any casualties have been received as a result of the attack which was carried out around 6 AM. The attackers struck from the... 

From bombs to trophies cricket thrives in Peshawar

Posted by on Sep 17, 2015 | Leave a Comment

KARACHI: Peshawar, the main city in Pakistan’s northwest, won their second consecutive Twenty20 title this week with players and coaches hailing falling levels of violence for helping the sport prosper in the Taliban-plagued region. The city of four million has been at the forefront of a rebellion that rose up more than a decade ago which seeks to topple the government. For years, Taliban suicide bombers were able... 

Peshawar beat Karachi to clinch national T20 title

Posted by on Sep 15, 2015 | Leave a Comment

RAWALPINDI: Brilliant bowling display by Imran Khan Junior followed by explosive batting from Iftikhar Ahmed and Mohammad Rizwan helped the spirited Peshawar Region to beat a star-studded Karachi Blues side by seven wickets to clinch the national Twenty20 title here on Tuesday night. At one stage, the required run rate had climbed to almost 12 but both Rizwan and Iftikhar kept their composure to win the match for their... 

Three cops killed six injured in Peshawar

Posted by on Sep 02, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: At least three policemen were killed and six others injured during a search operation in Armarh area of the provincial capital on Wednesday. The police said the officers came under attack from unknown gunmen holed up in a house. The injured were taken to the Lady Reading Hospital. The police further said that a search operation was ongoing in the area to arrest the remaining attackers. They said the police suffered... 


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