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February 13, 2018 12:00 AM Accused confesses to murdering minor Asma in Mardan

PESHAWAR: The prime accused in the murder case of minor Asma confessed to his crime before a court on Monday. According to the police, the hearing was held in the court of senior civil judge Asim Riaz where Muhammad Nabi, the accused, was presented and confessed to raping and murdering the four-year-old, according to Geo News report. Police said the accused 4

February 13, 2018 12:00 AM Rain, snowfall in parts of KP, Fata bring mercury down

PESHAWAR: The rain coupled with snowfall brought down mercury and broke the long dry spell in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and adjoining tribal areas. The Peshawarites heaved a sigh of relief as the fresh spell settled the dust along the under-construction corridor of the Peshawar Rapid Bus (BRT) in the provincial metropolis. As reported by the regional office

February 4, 2018 12:00 AM Mardan village dwellers protest boy’s murder

MARDAN: The body of a 24-year old boy was recovered from the Sera Koroona Kalpani at Toru village on Saturday, police and locals said. Later, relatives of the deceased put the body outside Regional Police Officer (RPO) office in protest. An official at the Toru Police Station said that residents of the area informed officials of Toru Police Station about 3

February 1, 2018 12:00 AM PTI MPs, ministers running businesses besides holding govt positions

PESHAWAR: Contrary to Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s Chairman Imran Khan’s claims, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s several parliamentarians, provincial ministers and government office holders are simultaneously running their private businesses, whereas the provincial government has restricted the chief minister, cabinet members, speaker, deputy speaker and their staff 5

January 31, 2018 3:04 PM CJP takes suo moto notice of death of maid in house of KP minister's brother

PESHAWAR: Chief Justice of Pakistan, Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has taken suo moto notice of the death of 12-year-old housemaid at the residence of the brother of a provincial minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The Chief Justice has ordered Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to submit report in this regard within three days. Misbah, daughter of Kamran 10

January 31, 2018 12:00 AM Suicide vests, explosives recovered in Mardan

MARDAN: A terrorism bid was foiled by the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) and secret agencies in the limits of Jabbar Police Station and recovered suicide jackets and weapons on Tuesday, a police official said. Speaking at a news conference, District Police Officer (DPO) Mian Saeed Ahmed said that acting on a tip-off police, the CTD and secret agencies 6

January 30, 2018 12:00 AM Cloudy weather to continue

LAHORE: Fog continued to engulf the city in early and late hours here Monday while Met office predicted similar weather conditions for the next 24 hours. Met officials said a westerly wave is affecting upper/western parts of the country and may persist until Wednesday. They predicted that cloudy weather may persist in upper parts of the country, including 9

January 28, 2018 12:00 AM PPP supports Fata-KP merger: Zardari

ISLAMABAD: PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari Saturday said it the party supports merger of Fata with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Chairing a meeting of the PPP KP here at Zardari House, the PPP co-chairman said the writ of the Peshawar High Court (PHC) should be extended to Fata as soon as possible. The current political situation of KP was discussed in detail 3

January 26, 2018 9:45 AM CJP takes suo motu notice of Asma's murder

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan on Friday took suo motu notice of rape and murder of  Aasma, a four years old girl from Mardan district in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. However, DG Punjab Forensic Science Agency, Dr. Ashraf Tahir has said DNA report suggests the girl was raped because the samples of another DNA was found on her body. The official 5

January 25, 2018 12:00 AM Mardan police fail to nab Asma’s killer even after 10 days

MARDAN: The police have failed to arrest the accused involed in the rape and murder of a minor girl, Asma, who went missing on January 13 from the Gujjar Garhi area and was found dead the next day. Two-hundred people have been questioned and their DNA samples were collected, police said, adding that a forensic report was being awaited. According to Mardan 6