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Missing child’s body found

An FIR has been registered

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Family of five murdered over a property dispute in Nowshera: police

A case has been registered and a search for the killers is under way

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Nowshera man arrested for raping and murdering nine-year-old girl

The suspect has been identified as 21-year-old Yasir

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One killed, three injured in Nowshera blast

A mortar shell exploded inside a house

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Two people injured after fire erupts at an oil depot in Nowshera

Two people were injured while trying to extinguish a fire that erupted in an oil tanker at an oil depot in the Taru Jabba area of Nowshera district. Rescue 1122 spokesperson Bilal Faizi said that the injured people, the driver and conductor of the tanker, were shifted to Lady Reading Hospital in Peshawar. He said…

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Husband kills Pashto singer in Nowshera, says the police

A Pashto stage actress and singer is believed to have been shot dead by her husband in the Nowshera Kalan locality of Nowshera district on Wednesday. The police say the man, identified as Fawad, shot his 35-year-old wife, Resham, dead over a domestic dispute. The murder of Resham was the 20th act of violence against…

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Big election stakes for Pervez Khattak in KP’s Nowshera July 25

Nowshera voters tend to vote for a personality rather than for a party, which is why the big names count. Some people say, however, that the PTI is generally considered ahead in popularity compared to the ANP and PPP. As Nowshera is considered a stronghold of the PTI which is why the ANP’s strategy is…

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NA-25 Nowshera: former KP CM Pervez Khattak maintains strong lead …

In 2013, JUI-F’s Maulana Fazlur Rehman won the election here with 77,595 votes

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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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Nowshera bomb blast kills 1, injures 6

One person was killed and six were injured in a suicide bomb blast attack that took place on Thursday afternoon at Kachehri Chowk.  According to SAMAA’s correspondent, a total of six persons were injured in the blast. Four of the injured were security officials while two were civilians. Security forces cordoned off the area and…

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Hailstorm hits Nowshera – Watch

Nowshera on Wednesday received hailstorm coupled with heavy rain. The downpour broke the hot spell and turned weather pleasant. According to Met Office, the fresh wet spell is likely to persist till Friday.

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Heavy rain in KP, Balochistan, Azad Kashmir; more forecast

KARACHI: Different areas in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Azad Kashmir and Balochistan received heavy rain on Wednesday as Punjab and Sindh continued to experience hot weather. According to Pakistan Meteorological Department, the fresh wet spell is likely to persist till Friday. Peshawar received light to heavy showers while Nowshera city received hailstorm. In Balochistan, Chaman and adjoining…

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Zardari taunts Imran, claims PTI chief is a ‘one-line cricketer’

NOWSHERA: Former president Asif Ali Zardari on Monday taunted PTI chief Imran Khan, stating that he was a ‘one-line’ cricketer who only knew how to play one ball.  Addressing party supporters and workers, Zardari said that PPP was being weakened since the time of military dictator Gen. Zia-ul-Haq. “However, these tactics do not scare us,”…

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Pakistan’s fatal attraction to celebratory gunfire

Nowshera: As Pakistan erupted in ecstasy over a breathtaking cricket win against India this summer, five-year-old Noeen lay dying in the country’s northwest, the tiny victim of an often deadly tradition: celebratory gunfire. Unloading a few rounds into the air is a well-established custom to celebrate weddings, religious ceremonies and sporting victories in turbulent Pakistan,…

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Horrifying: Man murders 4 including his father and brother

NOWSHERA: Police on Monday arrested a man who murdered his father, brother, nephew and niece after a family dispute. According to police, the murders were committed in Nowshera’s Akbarpura area when a man shot to death his own kin which included his father, brother, nephew and niece over a family dispute on the issue of…

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