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October 6, 2018 4:23 AM Three members of a family killed after roof collapse in Mardan

MARDAN: Three members of a family succumbed to injuries while one remained wounded after the roof of a house collapsed on Friday. According to reports by the area's authorities, the roof collapse in Mardan's Mohib Banda neighborhood left a mother injured while her two children along with their aunt passed away in their kutcha (brick) house. The three 2

September 15, 2018 12:00 AM Mardan council okays over Rs11.39 bn budget

MARDAN: The district council on Friday approved more than Rs11.39 billion budget for the fiscal 2018-19. Acting District Nazim Asad Ali presented the budget during the budget session held, with presiding officer Tariq Aziz in the chair. The district council passed the budget with simple majority. Speaking on the occasion, Asad Ali thanked the council 2

September 5, 2018 12:00 AM Cop martyred in Nowshera encounter laid to rest

NOWSHERA: A cop who had embraced martyrdom in an encounter at Kohi area of Nizampur in the Nowshera district on the previous day, was laid to rest at his ancestral graveyard in Haripur on Tuesday. The funeral prayer for the slain cop was offered at the Nowshera Police Lines. DIG of the Mardan Range, Muhammad Ali Gandapur, DPO Zahidullah, other public

August 18, 2018 9:04 AM Interim premier, cabinet denotified following Imran Khan's swearing in

Soon after Prime Minister Imran Khan was sworn in on Saturday, the Cabinet Secretariat issued a notice denotifying interim premier Nasirul Mulk from his post. The Cabinet Secretariat subsequently issued a second notification, denotifying Mulk's cabinet. The ministers who have ceased to hold office since PM Khan took oath include Abdullah Hussain Haroon 6

July 25, 2018 9:27 AM Clashes, violence mar polling in various constituencies; at least 2 killed

Deadly clashes and violence between activists of rival political parties were witnessed in several areas as millions of Pakistanis went to polls on Wednesday amid tight security. A clash erupted in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Swabi district between workers of the Awami National Party (ANP) and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), with one activist of the latter 17

July 7, 2018 12:00 AM NA-20 Mardan-I to witness tough contest

MARDAN: A tough competition is expected among PTI's Mujahid Khan, Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) candidate Maulana Attaur Rehman and Khwaja Mohammad Khan Hoti of PPP for NA-20 Mardan-I, the former NA-11 (Mardan-III). The constituency has 430,538 registered voters, including 181,551 female voters. About 353 polling stations have been established in the constituency 6

July 7, 2018 12:00 AM Seven top party chiefs contest polls from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

PESHAWAR: Probably for the first time in the contemporary history, seven heads of mainstream political parties are contesting from different constituencies of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, giving a sort of importance to the voters of the otherwise neglected province. Those flexing muscles for their tough contests in different districts of the province include 8

July 1, 2018 3:14 PM PTI releases schedule for Imran Khan’s election campaign

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Sunday released the schedule for Imran Khan’s nationwide election campaign which culminates on July 23 in Islamabad. Khan will head to Sargodha on July 2 to address a rally of his supporters before flying to Karachi on a two-day trip from July 3 and 4. On July 5, he will hold party’s rallies in Swabi and Charsadda 13

July 1, 2018 2:12 PM First monsoon spell likely to start from Monday

ISLAMABAD: First rain spell of monsoon with gusty winds is likely to occur in upper and central parts of the country, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan from Monday evening to Wednesday morning. "Rain-thundershower with gusty winds is expected at number of places in Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Hazara divisions, Kashmir while at isolated places in Faislabad 14

June 29, 2018 12:00 AM KP NAB moves against Park contractors, officials

PESHAWAR: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Thursday authorised inquiry against officials of Local Government and Rural Development Department and contractor of Funland in Shahi Bagh and Chacha Younas Park, Peshawar, regarding corruption and corrupt practices. The decision was taken at a meeting of Regional Board Meeting 1