Five policemen injured in Peshawar blast

Posted by on Apr 24, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Five police personnel were injured and taken to hospital after a blast near Gulbahar police station early on Friday. Police have confirmed the blast, saying that emergency response squad mobile was targeted. The injured have been rushed to Lady Reading Hospital, where condition of two is said to be critical. View full post on  Read More →

Govt employees protest outside KP Assembly in Peshawar

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Police resorted to the use of teargas and baton-charge on Tuesday to disperse government employees gathered in protest outside the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly in Peshawar. The government employees, ranging from Grade-1 to Grade-16, carried out a protest rally from Jinnah Park to Press Club and blocked Khyber and Jail Road to register their protest. The demonstrators said that KP Chief Minister Pervez Khattak... 

PMLN youth wing president gunned down in Peshawar

Posted by on Mar 18, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Pakistan Mulsim League-Nawaz (PMLN) youth wing office bearer was gunned down in Yakatoot on the outskirts of the provincial capital on Wednesday. According to sources, Haji Sardar Khan Mohmand was targeted by unknown assailants. He was shifted to the Lady Reading hospital but succumbed to his injuries. Police sources add that Haji Sardar Khan had been targeted a few days earlier as well, when unknown miscreants... 

Dr Shakil Afridi’s counsel gunned down in Peshawar

Posted by on Mar 17, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Samiullah Afridi – the counsel for Dr Shakil Afridi, who helped the United States track down Osama bin Laden – was gunned down by unidentified attackers in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa capital on Tuesday. Afridi was attacked by unidentified gunmen in Aslam Dheri area of Peshawar’s Mithra neighbourhood. He recently returned to Pakistan after living abroad for three months. He had fled the country... 

Imran Khan visits police facilities in Peshawar

Posted by on Mar 14, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan visited the central police station of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) province and inspected the police section for SMS alert service and the newly built center for traffic command and control here on Saturday. According to details, Chairman PTI Imran Khan visited the central police office here and took a round through various sections for service delivery. The PTI... 

Militant attack near security checkpost in Peshawar kills two

Posted by on Mar 12, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: At least two militants were killed in retaliatory fire by security personnel early Thursday morning when terrorists attacked a security check-post near Gora Qabristan area in Peshawar. At least seven other people, including a soldier, were also injured in the attack, police said. Police officials said the attackers were riding a vehicle when they opened fire on the check-post near Amn Chowk. Two attackers... 

Gen Raheel visits Corps Headquarters Peshawar

Posted by on Mar 07, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Chief of Army Staff General Reheel Sharif visited Corps Headquarter Peshawar, where he was briefed over security situation. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), COAS General Raheel was briefed over security situation in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA during his visit. View full post on  Read More →

Over 100 suspects detained by Peshawar police

Posted by on Mar 04, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Over 100 people including 38 Afghan nationals were rounded up by the Peshawar Police on Wednesday in various operations. According to police officials, operations were conducted in Cantonment, Rural and City Circle areas. During the door-to-door search 38 Afghan nationals illegally living in the country were rounded up along with other suspected individuals. 88 people were detained for not having submitted... 

PTI activists clash with sacked leader’s supporters in Peshawar

Posted by on Mar 02, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) activists on Monday night clashed with supporters of MPA Javed Nasim, who was sacked from the party for opposing Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak last year. The two groups resorted to throwing fists and punches at each other besides aerial firing outside Nasim’s residence. The PTI workers have also staged a protest sit-in against the former party leader... 

471 arrested for refusing to administer polio drops in Peshawar

Posted by on Mar 02, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: At least 471 people were arrested here on Monday when they refused the administration of polio drops to children. Arrest warrants have also been issued for 1,000 people who did not allow the drops to be administered. A two day drive was held in Peshawar to administer polio drops and vaccinations against nine other diseases. Strict security arrangements were in place and section 144 had been imposed in the city. Despite... 


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