Rigging mostly witnessed at women polling stations in Peshawar

Posted by on May 30, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Most of the incidents of rigging were witnessed at the women polling stations during Local Government polls in Peshawar. According to reports, more than 30 people including women were injured in firing and violent incidents in the Peshawar city. The polling started peacefully at 8 am in the morning. However, as the polling progressed, instances of rigging started to take place and kept recurring during the allotted... 

100 including foreigners arrested in Peshawar search operations

Posted by on May 24, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Security forces and law enforcement personnel carried out search operations in different parts of Peshawar on Sunday, arresting at least 100 suspects including foreign nationals. Police said that they have also busted a three-member gang of dacoits operating in the city. The joint-operation was carried out in the jurisdictions of Cantonment circle’s West and East police stations as well as Pishta Khara... 

Gunmen kill senior police officer in Peshawar

Posted by on May 20, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Armed men on Wednesday gunned down a senior counter-terrorism policeman as he was taking his daughter to school in Peshawar. Police said, Bahadur Khan, Deputy Superintendent of Police in the Department of Counter Terrorism, was shot Wednesday morning and died of the spot. According to police, unknown gunmen on motorcycle opened fire at DSP Bahadur when he was on his way to drop his daughter off at school. Later,... 

Cop among three shot dead in Peshawar

Posted by on May 14, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Three people including a woman and a policeman were shot dead in different areas of the city on Thursday. According to police, unknown motorcyclists shot dead a constable in Syed Hassan Pir area of the city while in another attack gunmen opened fire on Phandoo road, killing two people including a woman and injuring another. Identities of the deceased were yet to be known. Police are investigating the incidents. ... 

Passenger vehicle crashes into shop in Peshawar five killed

Posted by on May 04, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: A passenger vehicle crashed into a shop here on Monday. Rescue officials said the crash led to the roof of the shop collapsing resulting in the death of five people. Our correspondent says the driver of the vehicle lost control which led to the crash. View full post on www.geo.tv  Read More →

Two alleged foreign terrorists arrested in Peshawar

Posted by on May 01, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Two alleged foreign terrorists were arrested from the Pahari Pura area of the city on Friday. Police said explosive material used in suicide jackets was recovered from the possessions of the alleged terrorists along with detonators. The alleged terrorists were arrested from a rented house and the owner is also in the custody of the police. View full post on www.geo.tv  Read More →

Roadside bomb injures one in Peshawar

Posted by on Apr 28, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: At least one person was injured Tuesday when a bomb planted on the side of a road exploded in Peshawar’s upscale Hayatabad area. According to police, the blast also damaged a vehicle near Hayatabad’s Bagh Naran Chowk. The injured man was taken to a nearby hospital for emergency treatment. Superintendent of Police Rana Umer said the explosive material had been planted by the side of the road which... 

Earthquake tremors felt in Peshawar surrounding areas

Posted by on Apr 28, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Earthquake tremors were felt in Peshawar, Dir, Swat, Malakand and surrounding areas on Tuesday morning. The earthquake measured 5.5 and its epicentre was Tajikistan. There was no loss of life reported. View full post on www.geo.tv  Read More →

Aid being delivered to rain affected areas of Peshawar Reham

Posted by on Apr 27, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: The wife of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan, Reham Khan visited people injured by the rains in the province at the Lady Reading Hospital. At least 45 people have been killed and over 200 injured as a severe storm lashed different parts of northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. Speaking to the media after her visit, Reham Khan said aid was being delivered to the rain affected areas of Peshawar.... 

Fifteen dead scores hurt in Peshawar windstorm rains

Posted by on Apr 26, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Fifteen people lost their lives and at least 60 others were injured in the windstorm coupled with heavy rains that lashed the provincial capital of Khyber Pakhunkhwa on Sunday. Gail wind and heavy downpour caused ceilings of a number of clay houses and walls to collapse in Noshehra, Akbarpura and areas located in the outskirts of Peshawar. Similar incidents were also reported in Charsadda road, Badho Sumar Bagh... 
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