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Several militants killed in airstrike at Rajgal Valley: ISPR

RAWALPINDI: Several militants have been killed and many others injured in an airstrike carried out by security forces in Rajgal valley of Khyber Agency under operation Radd-ul-Fasaad. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the security forces carried out targeted airstrikes in Sattar Kalay and …

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Four ‘hardcore terrorists’ hanged in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa jail: ISPR

RAWALPINDI -UNS- At least four ‘hardcore terrorists’ affiliated with the outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) have been hanged at a prison in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Tuesday. The convicts, tried by military courts, were found involved in committing heinous offences related to …

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Irregularities in University of Swat

BY SAJJAD HUSSAIN ISLAMABAD : The National Assembly Standing Committee on Federal Education and Professional Training directed the HEC to conduct inquiry in the alleged irregularities in acquiring the land and awarding the contract of the Swat University project and submit report within 15 days …

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Misuse of govt resources :KP CM’s helicopter disrupts under-13 cricket trials in Abbottabad

ABBOTTABAD -UNS– Owing to the landing of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa chief minister Pervez Khattak’s helicopter at Abbottabad cricket ground, the city administration decided to halt the under-13 cricket trials. Boys aged between 10 and 12 came from distant areas of Khyber Pukhtunkhwa, such as Chitral, Upper …

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Five ‘hardcore’ terrorists executed: ISPR

RAWALPINDI -UNS : Five hardcore terrorists, who were tried by Military Courts, have been executed at district Jail Kohat today, ISPR said. These terrorists include Shoukat Ali s/o Abdul Jabbar, Imdad Ullah s/o Abdul Wajid, Sabir Shah s/o Syed Ahmed Shah, Khandan s/o Dost Muhammad …

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Thousands flock to border at Torkham, Chaman

PESHAWAR -UNS– Thousands of people flocked to border crossings at Torkham and Chaman as Pakistani authorities temporarily reopened the border with Afghanistan after 18 days. Around twelve thousand Afghan nationals crossed over to Afghanistan while 500 Pakistan returned to their homes from the neighbouring country …

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Five militants killed,captain, sepoy martyred in army operation in Swabi

SWABI -UNS– Two Pakistan Army soldiers embraced martyrdom and five terrorists were killed in an operation in Swabi on Tuesday. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Pakistan Army soldiers and terrorists exchanged fire in Malikabad area of Swabi district in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province. “During …

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FATA will be in mainstream soon: PM Nawaz

WANA -UNS– Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said on Friday that process to mainstream Federally Administered Tribal Areas would begin soon while a share would also be reserved in NFC award. The premier addressed a ceremony after laying foundation stone of Kurram Tangi Dam in …

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PM to lay foundation stone of Kurram Tangi Dam today

WANA -UNS : Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will lay the foundation stone of Kurram Tangi Dam project in North Waziristan today. The dam will generate 83.4 megawatts of electricity. The reservoir in tehsil Shawal of North Waziristan will also store water for the area. The …

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KPK Assembly slaps ban on dowry

PESHAWAR -UNS – A landmark bill aimed at slapping ban on centuries-old dowry tradition was adopted by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly on Wednesday. The bill titled as “the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dowry, Bridal Gift and Marriage Functions Restriction Act, 2017” restrains bride’s family members, relatives and …

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