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Two injured in blast at police station

BANNU -UNS – At least two police officials were injured in an explosion at the main gate of Police Station Mandan in Bunnu in the early hours of Tuesday. The blast was caused when a suicide bomber rammed his explosive-laden car into the entrance gate …

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13 die as avalanche hits village, check post in Chitral

CHITRAL -UNS -Over 13 killed  in Chitral, at least 25 houses were destroyed after being hit by an avalanche last night. The incident occurred in Sher Shal village in Garam Chashma tehsil of Chitral after heavy snowfall. Sources of Chitral District Administration told said recuse …

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Three shot dead over petty argument in Nowshera

NOWSHERA -UNS– Atleast three people were shot dead on Sunday after an argument that erupted during children s cricket match in Nowshera. The players indulged into a brawl over a trivial disagreement in Dag Behsood. However; the adults intervened and sought revenge. One of the …

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Govt decides to launch 13 irrigation, water supply schemes in Fata

ISLAMABAD -UNS : The federal government has decided to launch 13 irrigation and water supply schemes in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata). Fata secretariat sources told that these schemes to be launched in Bajaur, Kurram, North and South Waziristan agencies, Frontier Region (FR), Bannu …

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Imran serves PM: Asfandyar

PESHAWAR -UNS– Awami National Party (ANP) leader Asfandyar Wali Khan has on Sunday said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan serves Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif better than PM’s own party men like Chaudhry Nisar or Khawaja Asif. Holding a public meeting in Peshawar, Asfandyar …

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23 killed in Parachinar market blast

PARACHINAR: At least 23 people were killed and over 50 others sustained injuries in a powerful explosion in a local market of Parachinar. The explosion took place in Eidgah Sabzi Mandi, a crowded vegetable market in Parachinar, the headquarters of Kurram tribal agency bordering Afghanistan. …

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North Waziristan TDPs begin returning home from Afghanistan

PESHAWAR -UNS /AFP- Thousands of Pakistanis who fled to Afghanistan to escape fighting between the army and militants in the northwestern tribal areas began returning home Monday, two years after they were displaced, officials said. The first batch of 200 tribal families from North Waziristan …

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BDS defuses 15kg bomb in Peshawar’s market

PESHAWAR – Peshawar was saved from a major terror bid on Monday after a 15kg bomb was defused by by Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) personnel. The terrorists while targeting Karkhano market placed the bomb in a carton box and planted it on a fruit cart. …

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No reservations over CPEC but with govt’s approach: Imran

BY HAMID SHAH SWABI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan Sunday said his party does not have anything against China but with the federal government’s approach over China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Addressing a rally at Swabi, Imran said that CPEC would brighten the future …

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Wreckage of PIA flight PK-661 removed

HAVILIAN -UNS – Wreckage of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight PK-661 that got crashed near Havelian has been removed. According to details, the plane’s debris would be taking to Islamabad under the supervision of PIA and Civil Aviation officials. Contractors were appointed to clean the …

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