Tag: Peshawar

Mashal’s family challenge ATC verdict in the Peshawar High Court

News Analysis | On Wednesday, Mashal Khan’s family filed an appeal against Anti-Terrorist Court’s (ATC) verdict on the Mashal Khan lynching case. The appeal filed...

Mahira Khan, Hamza Ali Abbasi unveiled as new Peshawar Zalmi ambassadors

News Desk | Last night Peshawar Zalmi introduced their new brand ambassadors Mahira Khan and Hamza Ali Abbasi at a colorful event in Lahore for...

Why an alliance with Russia is vital for Pakistan

Akash Shah | “I will wipe the city out of this map with a nuclear strike from where next USAF’s U-2 plane will take off”....

Why devolution has not taken place?

Farid A Malik | Each province shall, by law, establish a local government system and devolve political, administrative, and financial responsibility and authority to the...

Is Nawaz right to lash out at Imran on PTI “incompetence”...

News Analysis | Ousted Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif along with his daughter Maryam Nawaz roared in Peshawar at the rally held near...

Peshawar High Court halts construction of APS monument

News Analysis | The Peshawar High Court (PHS) has halted the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government’s plan to inaugurate a monument for the children of APS who...

December 16th – A Day of Double Tragedy..!

Bilal Awaisi |  It was December 16th of this year. My friend and I were sitting in the office of a bank manager. Two of...

Massacre at Army Public School: Questions that continue to haunt?

Dr. Moeed Pirzada | For Pakistanis, December 16, was always a day of tragedy – and unforgettable pain. On 16th December 1971, Pakistani garrison in...

PSL 3 to start in February with Karachi hosting the final

News Analysis | The third edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2018 will start on February 22nd, 2018. The first match of the PSL...

Bomb blast near Afghan border kills 9

Reuters | A bomb rigged to a motorcycle exploded in a militant-plagued part of northwest Pakistan near the Afghan border, killing nine people, officials said...

Taliban gunmen open fire at Directorate General Agriculture Peshawar

Reuters with additional input from News Desk | Pakistani Taliban gunmen disguised in all-enveloping burqas stormed the campus of an agriculture college in Pakistan on...

United against terrorism

Dr. Zafar Nawaz Jaspal | The terrorist organisations have been targeting Pakistan since the commencement of war on terrorism. Devastating suicidal attacks and bombings bloodied...

KP’s Additional Inspector General Ashraf Noor martyred in gruesome Peshawar suicide attack

News Analysis | On Friday, Additional Inspector General Headquarters (AIG) Ashraf Noor and his gunman were martyred in a suicide attack near Zarghooni Mosque in Hayatabad,...

Pakistan welcomes Gen. Nicholson’s offer to target Tehreek-e-Taliban

News Analysis | On Wednesday, Islamabad welcomed the US offer of targeting the hideouts of the Tehreek-e-Taliban, a group that is using Afghan soil to...

Rishi Kapoor wishes to visit Pakistan before he dies

News Desk | Veteran Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor on Saturday 11th November expressed his wish in a tweet to visit Pakistan before he dies. In...

COAS’ concerns addressed: 29 cases sent to military courts

News Analysis | The federal cabinet sent 29 terrorism-related cases to the military courts, making it the first batch of cases to be sent after...

NA-04 victory: A game changer for PTI?

News Analysis | The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has defeated its main rivals in the by-election on a critical NA-04 seat of Peshawar. PTI retained its...

Peshawar: Battle for NA-4 underway

News Analysis | Polling started in almost all polling stations in the NA-4 constituency, Peshawar, amid high security, this morning. The poll has been seen...

Let’s build a positive ‘transactional relationship’ with the US

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery | U.S Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson will visit Pakistan next week to discuss the US vision for the new South...

Khawaja Asif talks about Indian hand behind the attack on APS...

News Analysis | Foreign Minister, Khawaja Asif has made a somewhat startling revelation regarding the gory terrorist attack on the Army Public School, Peshawar on...

New research shows that number ‘zero’ was invented in Pakistan…

News Desk | The ancient Bakshali Manuscripts, composed in the third century of Gandhara Civilization, revealed a striking discovery about the use of mathematical symbol...

Guess what the German Ambassador was doing in Peshawar?

News Desk | A perfect demonstration of peace and friendliness was made when Germans were welcomed by the local Pashtuns in Peshawar's Namak Mandi area. While...

Rabab Ao Zalmi: The sound of Waziristan

Rabab Ao Zalmi is a Pakistani music duo consisting of two brothers, Huzaifa Khan Wazir and Khuzaima Khan Wazir, who hail from North Waziristan...

Can the SC disqualify the PM (and Maryam Nawaz) without referring...

Saad Rasool | What Dr. Shahid Masood calls ‘Operation Dhabardoos’, seems to be well under way. Braving through a barrage of criticism and character assassination, the...

Federal government approves development projects for KPK

News Analysis | The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) on Monday approved 11 development projects worth Rs 235bn under the authority of Finance...

A burning issue

Ikram Sehgal | On June 25, a day before Eid, an oil tanker carrying 40000 liters of fuel from Karachi to Lahore overturned when a tire...

Eid: How one of the holiest gifts of God divides Pakistan!

It's almost that time of the year when preparations for celebrations have started, making the marketplaces and bazaars come to life with a relatively happy...

Education in KPK: Government’s steps towards betterment

Miangul Majid Khan | As soon as the PTI-led KP government came into power in 2013, it declared an education emergency in the province. As part...

How Putin intends to jump on the OBOR bandwagon

M. K. Bhadrakumar | Russia has not been a significant beneficiary so far of the Chinese honeypot known as Belt and Road Initiative – although...

Abdullah Abdullah denies allegations of conspiring against Pakistan

Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, Afghanistan’s Chief Executive, has said that Afghanistan neither has the capacity nor the intention to destabilize Pakistan. This statement came days...

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