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April 19, 2018 12:00 AM War on terror: 1,655 cops sacrificed lives in KP

PESHAWAR: As many as 1,655 officers and jawans of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police have sacrificed their lives in line of duty during the long years of war against terror and till the 1st quarter of the year 2018. Capital City Police rendered more sacrifices than the cops of other districts in the war against terror. It lost 458 cops till the end of March last, an official

April 19, 2018 12:00 AM Woman asks govt, SC to help get back her two sons from ex-husband

PESHAWAR: A woman who was married to a handicapped person in Gujrat lamented how she was trapped by another man for second marriage, plunging her into a life full of miseries that ended in divorce and taking away her two children. Rabia Gul from Arbab Road in Peshawar asked the government and the authorities concerned to help her get back her two sons from her former

April 17, 2018 12:00 AM KP Police issue quarterly crime report

PESHAWAR: The Capital City Police seized more ammunition than any other district in the province while Mansehra remained on top in recovery of narcotics during the first quarter of the current year, official statistics said on Monday. Peshawar stood first followed by Abbotabad and Lakki Marwat in recovery of arms in the first quarter of the year. In recovery 1

April 17, 2018 12:00 AM Bid to smuggle heroin abroad thwarted

PESHAWAR: The Anti Narcotics Force foiled two bids to smuggle heroin abroad, an official said on Monday. The official said 890 grams of heroin was recovered from one Mustaqeem of Kohat who was on his way to Sharjah through an international flight at the Bacha Khan International Airport. Also, 560 grams of heroin were recovered from one Aziz of Hangu

April 17, 2018 12:00 AM Quintuple murder accused granted bail

PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court on Monday granted bail to three accused charged with the murder of five persons. A single bench granted bail to the accused persons including Farzand Ali, Lashkar Khan and Waqar on statutory ground. The court directed the accused persons to submit two sureties bonds of Rs500,000 each for release on bail. The petitioner’s 1

April 16, 2018 12:00 AM Shahbaz holds another meeting with Nisar

LAHORE: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President and Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif once again met disgruntled party leader Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Sunday, reportedly their third meeting in a week. Geo News reported quoting sources that the two leaders discussed various party issues, including a strategy for the upcoming general elections

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM No intention to quit PPP: leader

PESHAWAR: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP)’s former provincial President Anwar Saifullah Khan said on Saturday that he has no intention to quit the party despite having some concern with regard to the party’s affairs, In a brief statement from London, he said that he had conveyed his reservations personally to his party chairman, co-chairman and Faryal

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Khushal takes lead in amateur golf

PESHAWAR: Khushal Khan took lead as 3rd edition of the Asghar Khan Memorial National Amateur Golf Championship started here at the PAF Golf Course on Friday. Khushal carded par 36 with four birdies and a bogey to claim lead while Inayat Ullah Yousafzai carded 37, hitting three birdies. He missed strokes at holes Nos 1, 2, 5, 9 and 15.Squadron leader 1

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Hamza, Safdar excel in Nabi Yousaf Golf

LAHORE: The Nabi Yousaf Memorial Open Golf tournament commenced at the par 72 Royal Palm Golf and Country Club Course on Friday morning, after the inaugural tee off by the star player Hamza Amin (Islamabad) and followed by his flite mates Usman Ali (Garrison) and Shawan Pervaiz (Gymkhana). And right from the word go, noticeable was the rhythm of Hamza

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Quetta-Kandahar railway service under consideration: Ahsan

BEIJING: Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal said on Thursday that Pakistan and Afghanistan are planning to start a railway service from Quetta to Kandahar with the cooperation of China, Geo news reported. “A plan to start fast train with a speed from 250km to 350km from Peshawar to Karachi via Lahore is in the near future,” he said in an exclusive 2