Gunmen kill ASI in Peshawar

Posted by on Oct 02, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Unidentified gunmen shot dead an Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) of Police Department in interior city and fled away from the scene. According to police, ASI Asif Memood was going along with his children to drop them to school and when he reached at Bora Chowk in Yakatoot area, he was ambushed by unidentified gunmen. As a result, he died on the spot. Police and local residents rushed to the spot and shifted... 

Three killed in Peshawar explosion

Posted by on Oct 02, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: At least three people were killed and five injured when a gas cylinder of a van exploded on Kohat Road here on Thursday. The injured have been shifted to the Lady Reading Hospital for treatment. This is a developing story and further details are awaited. View full post on  Read More →

Peshawar win national T20 championship

Posted by on Sep 29, 2014 | Leave a Comment

KARACHI: Peshawar Panthers put in a fine all-round showing to defeat Lahore Lions by seven wickets in the final of the Haier T20 Cup. Panthers finish the tournament unbeaten. Lions had the advantage of winning the toss, and decided to bat. However, their batsmen didn’t justify the decision, with most of them struggling for momentum. They went at over a run-a-ball in only one of their six Powerplay overs to start... 

Mild tremor jolts Peshawar adjacent areas

Posted by on Sep 27, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: A minor tremor has been felt in Peshawar and its adjoining areas on late Saturday night, Geo News reported. The earthquake created panic among the people. No loss of life and property has been reported in the quake. View full post on  Read More →

Feasibility report for Peshawar Metro Bus project prepared Pervez Khattak

Posted by on Sep 26, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak has said that feasibility report has been prepared. He said that the metro bus track from Nasirpur to Hayatabad would cost Rs14 billion. The chief minister said that the project would cost further Rs45 as the government plans to lay the track on Grand Trunk (GT) road too. View full post on  Read More →

Three killed in Peshawar blast

Posted by on Sep 23, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Three people including a woman and FC officer were killed as a result of a blast in front of the railway station here on Tuesday. 13 people were also injured in the blast. According to sources a FC vehicle was damaged in the blast. Large contingents of the police and law enforcement agencies have cordoned off the area of the blast. The intensity of the blast was so severe that windows of nearby buildings were... 

FC man kills student in Peshawar

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Sajidullah, a student of Peshawar University, was shot dead allegedly by an FC official in Hyatabad area of the city on Thursday. Sources said that the FC official opened fire when Sajidullah didn’t pull up his vehicle despite being stopped by the paramilitary force. However, Abdullah, a brother of the deceased said that the FC official wanted to kidnap his brother. He said that the FC official had been... 

Shots fired at cargo plane at Peshawar airport

Posted by on Aug 31, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Shots were fired at a cargo plane which arrived from Kabul Peshawar Airport, Geo News reported. Airport authorities said a single bullet hit the aircraft and they were examining the plane. According to reports, the plane had landed at the airport for refueling. View full post on  Read More →

10kg bomb defused terror bid foiled in Peshawar

Posted by on Aug 20, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: The city police foiling a terror bid timely defused a homemade bomb weighing 10 kilogram on Wednesday here, Geo News reported. Police said that the terrorists had planted a bomb near Shahpur Chowki in the limits of Chamkani police station here. AIG Bomb Disposal Unit, Shafqat Malik said that the 10kg bomb was planted in a pressure cooker which was timely defused on information averting any disaster. View... 

Peshawar 12 die in rainrelated incidents

Posted by on Aug 15, 2014 | Leave a Comment

PESHAWAR: Twelve people were killed and 60 others injured in rain-related incidents in Peshawar, Geo News reported. Heavy rain lashed Peshawar and its adjacent areas on Friday. Deputy Commissioner Peshawar has confirmed the death toll and said emergency has been declared in the city’s hospitals due to more rains. Over 30 power feeders tripped due to downpour in the city. View full post on  Read More →


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