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Karak’s brave sons and fathers

And why they just won’t give up

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Over 554 sand fly bite cases reported in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Karak

The number of cases was confirmed by the Karak district health officer

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Video: Severe hailstorm lashes Karak

KP receives first spell of winter rain

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Five family members killed in a road accident near Karak

Five members of a family were killed when a bus and car collided on the Indus Highway near Karak. The accident occurred because the bus was going too fast. The family was travelling in the car.  

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‘Property dispute’ claims five lives in Karak

Five members of a family lost their lives apparently in a property-related dispute in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Karak district, SAMAA TV reported Sunday. Some armed men fired shots at a man and his three sons in Gadai Khel area of Karak, police said. Shah Nazar and his sons were ambushed by the attackers on their way…

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PTI to face a tough time in KP’s Karak

In Karak, it will be a tough fight with the PTI and other contenders. Seats: NA-34 PK-85 PK-86 Shahid Ahmad is been given a PTI ticket while the charismatic Mohsin Ali Khan is contesting as a PPP candidate. Rehmat Salam is the PML-N man. From PK-85, independent Javaid Iqbal is supposedly a strong candidate in…

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Heatstroke alert issued as hot weather predicted in KP

The Provincial Disaster Management Authority has issued a heatstroke alert after the met department predicted sweltering weather in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for next 10 days. According to heatstroke alert, people are advised to be careful and avoid unnecessary movement as hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country. In the next ten…

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WATCH: Jirgah’s long march against Naqeeb’s killing reaches Bannu

Jirgah’s long march against the alleged extra-judicial killing of Naqeebullah Mehsud, which started from Dera Ismail Khan, reached Bannu and will depart for Kohat and Karak by Saturday evening. It will reach Islamabad on 1st February.

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Canadian tourist among five dead in Jordan attacks: security source

AMMAN: Unidentified gunmen killed a Canadian tourist and four policemen Sunday in attacks on a police station and patrols in southern Jordan that also wounded nine others, a security source said. The shootings took place in Karak, a city and tourist destination known for one of the biggest Crusader castles in the region, around 120…

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CM Khattak announces package for Karak district

PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak has announced a comprehensive package for District Karak which included the construction of a university, establishment of Oil refinery at Karak and different schemes in different sectors to eradicate the sense of deprivation among the people of the district.   However, he came hard against the corrupt practices,…

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14 killed in bus cylinder blast near Karak

KARAK: At least 14 people including women and children were killed and several others injured in a cylinder explosion in a moving bus carrying wedding guests on Indus Highway near Karak on Sunday. The passenger bus was heading towards  Dera Ismail Khan from Peshawar when the gas cylinder installed in it exploded in Kanda Khurram…

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All set for re-polling on 360 polling stations in KP

PESHAWAR: Stage has been set for re-polling on about 360 polling stations in connection with the Local Government (LG) elections in Khyber Pakthunkhwa scheduled to be held on Thursday (tomorrow). The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has completed all the arrangements for the smooth holding of re polling in the said polling stations that would…

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Five of a family die as roof collapsed in Karak

PESHAWAR: At least five members of a family including four children died when roof of a house collapsed in Karak area on Friday morning. According to police, the incident took place early morning in Anar Banda village. The house belonging to Muhammad Khalid was in dilapidated condition and following heavy rain its roof collapsed, killing…

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KP Govt to construct three small dams in Karak, Nowshera

PESHAWAR: The provincial government has planned to construct three small dams in Karak and Nowshera districts in order to generate inexpensive electricity to consumers besides provide irrigation water for uplift of agriculture and industrial sectors. To support the Federal Govt. endeavors for addressing the problem of energy shortfall in the country, the provincial government has…

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Seven die, 10 hurt in Karak road accident

KARAK: As many as seven people were killed while ten others injured in a road mishap here on Thursday. According to rescue sources, the accident took place at Banda Daud Shah area, Bannu-Kohat Road of the city as the passenger van fell into a ravine. The rescue workers and locals shifted the bodies and injured…

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Two die, seven hurt in Karak road accident

Staff ReportKARAK: At least two persons were killed while seven others injured as a speedy passenger van collided with a car on Indus Highway here, SAMAA reports on Sunday.According to rescue sources, the accident occurred near Hamdan Chowk where the Karak-bound van coming from Lakki Marwat collided with a car.The victims included a woman and…

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17 passengers burn alive in Karak truck-wagon crash

Staff ReportKARAK: A least 17 passengers burnt alive in CNG cylinder caused fire after truck-wagon’s crash in Karak area of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa today, SAMAA reports.According to details a passenger van, carrying 17 passengers included children and women, was heading towards Bannu from Peshawar this evening when a speedy truck crashed into that from behind near…

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Clerics ban women from shopping alone in Karak

DERA ISMAIL KHAN: Clerics in Karak have issued a temporary ban on women shopping unless accompanied by a male relative, a police official said on Saturday, in a step designed to keep men from being distracted during the holy month of Ramadan. Police are supporting the ban, announced over mosque loudspeakers on Friday in Karak…

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