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... 

Alleged target killer arrested from Peshawar airport

Posted by on Feb 28, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: An alleged target killer being identified as Khawer was arrested from the Bacha Khan Airport here on Saturday. FIA officials said Khawer who has several pending cases against him is a resident of Sialkot and was attempting to board an Oman bound flight. There was an Rs 400,000 award for his arrest. View full post on www.geo.tv  Read More →

Peshawar Corps Commander meets Pervez Khattak

Posted by on Feb 18, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Corps Commander Hidayatur Rehman called on Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak here on Wednesday. According to Geo News, the Peshawar Corps Commander briefed the chief minister about security situation, arrangements for accommodation and return of Internally Displaced Persons. Khattak told that his administration was thankful to the Pak army for their assistance. He said that police have been mobilized... 

Imamia Masjid blast Suspects arrested from Peshawar Khyber

Posted by on Feb 17, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: In a key development on Tuesday, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa anti-terrorism department and intelligence agencies arrested suspects said to be involved in the Imamia Masjid suicide blast in Peshawar that claimed 20 lives. Sources said that the suspects, whose identities were not revealed, were arrested by security forces from different areas of Peshawar and Khyber Agency. Sources in the provincial anti-terrorism... 

Chief Justice undergoes angiography in Peshawar

Posted by on Feb 16, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Nasirul Mulk was taken to the hospital on Monday after he complained of heart pain. According to hospital sources, doctors carried out a medical examination and conducted an angiography and other procedures. Sources also said that the chief justice would be discharged from hospital Tuesday morning. View full post on www.geo.tv  Read More →

Two killed as three blasts rock Hayatabad area of Peshawar

Posted by on Feb 13, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: At least two people have been killed and over 20 injured as three blasts have targeted Hayatabad area of Peshawar on Friday. According to SSP operations, one of the explosions took place outside a mosque. Reportedly, firing can also be heard at the site of the blast. The injured are being shifted to a hospital nearby, and the area has been cordoned off. View full post on www.geo.tv  Read More →

Four gunned down in Peshawar

Posted by on Feb 04, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Unidentified gunmen opened fire on a vehicle in Peshawar on Wednesday, killing four people on the spot and injuring two others. The bodies of the victims and the injured were immediately shifted to the hospital. Fear and panic gripped the area following the attack. Police had initiated its investigation into the incident. View full post on www.geo.tv  Read More →

Five children killed after madrassah roof collapses in Peshawar

Posted by on Feb 03, 2015 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Five children were killed and eight injured after the roof of a madrassah collapsed here and they fell into a nearby well. Several children remain trapped inside the well and rescue efforts are underway to clear the rubble and water. SP Cantt Faisal Kamran said the roof of the mmadrassah collapsed causing the children who were sitting on a charpoi to fall into the well. This is a developing story and further... 
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