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January 23, 2018 12:00 AM Burden on KP judges exposes PTI promise

PESHAWAR: The PTI government in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has failed to provide timely justice to the people. The claimants of providing speedy justice wasted about five years to amend the 109-year-old Civil Procedural Code. The PTI formed its government in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in 2013 and approved an amendment to clear cases speedily in 2018. But the cases 1

January 21, 2018 12:00 AM Wapda T12 Cricket begins tomorrow

LAHORE: The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) T12 Cricket Tournament for schools will be held from January 22-26 at Arbab Niaz Stadium Peshawar in a bid to improve the standard of fielding in cricket in Pakistan. The tournament will be commenced form Monday with prime focus on fielding. As many as 8 schools of Peshawar namely GHS Pahari 1

January 21, 2018 12:00 AM Missing boy found, handed over to parents

KOHAT: The police on Saturday handed over a missing boy to his parents in Peshawar, officials said. They said that a six-year old boy Yasir, a resident of Sarband area in Peshawar, reached Lachi tehsil after he mistakenly boarded a Kohat-bound vehicle. Later, someone took the boy to the Lachi Police Station. The police started search for the heirs of the boy through 1

January 20, 2018 2:33 AM Man arrested in Peshawar for armed attack on girl student

PESHAWAR: The city police on Friday arrested an alleged eve-teaser on charges of attempted murder and assault on a girl student, police said. An official of Faqirabad police station told Dawn that they had arrested the alleged eve-teaser identified as Gohar Khan, 47, a resident of Sardar Ahmed Jan Colony, on the complaint of the seventh grader. The official

January 16, 2018 12:00 AM KP IGP pays tributes to slain traffic warden

PESHAWAR: The IGP Salahuddin Khan Mahsud on Monday paid rich tributes to fallen traffic warden Sareer Khan who had embraced martyrdom recently while trying to protect women and children from a speeding trailer. The IGP visited the bereaved family in Kheshgi Payan in Nowshera. The slain constable was performing duty in Jehangira town in Nowshera when he saw a speeding 5

January 16, 2018 12:00 AM Global Zalmi League from February 11 in Ajman

PESHAWAR: PSL Champions Peshawar Zalmai have announced fixtures of “Global Zalmi League” in which Kashmir Zalmai and fifteen foreign teams will be in action. The mega event will begin from February 11 in Ajman Oval cricket ground, Ajman, UAE. Each team can include two players from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA. Highly talented & passionate cricketers will gather 4

January 15, 2018 2:13 AM Lahore stands to gain five more provincial assembly seats

ISLAMABAD: Lahore, the capital of the largest province in the country, will get five more provincial assembly seats after the fresh demarcation of constituencies, raising its rally from 20 to 25, an analysis of census data reveals. This is in addition to an extra National Assembly seat, which the provincial metropolis has earned by virtue of its 11.1-strong 2

January 15, 2018 12:00 AM KP govt spends 55pc of uplift budget so far

PESHAWAR: As per mid-year report of Finance Department, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government departments have so far utilised 55 per cent of total released amount of Rs72 billion of the developmental budget of the current financial year 2017-18. According to an official handout, keeping in view the momentum of the development pursuits of the government 4

January 14, 2018 12:00 AM JI celebrates extension of higher courts jurisdiction to Fata

KHAR: The Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) on Saturday staged a ‘thanksgiving’ rally to celebrate the passage of a bill in the National Assembly extending the jurisdiction of the superior courts to the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata). Local JI leader Sardar Khan led the rally. A number of other JI workers joined him in the rally. JI Bajaur chapter leaders 2

January 12, 2018 12:00 AM PDWP approves 32 projects

PESHAWAR: The Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) on Thursday approved 32 projects worth Rs20599.115 million. Additional Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr Shahzad Khan Bangash presided over the meeting, said a handout. The forum considered 36 projects pertaining to different sectors including Agriculture, Forestry, Health, MSD, Sports, Auqaf 2