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Teaser of Peshawar Zalmi new song released

PESHAWAR: The teaser of Peshawar Zalmi’s anthem for the third edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL) was released, Samaa reported. The song for the defending champions has been sung by rock band Call. The 20-second teaser features the band itself, ambassadors Hamza Ali Abbasi and Mahira Khan along with team players. The full song will…

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CM Khattak opens first ever zoo in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhawa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak Monday inaugurated the long awaited project of establishing first ever Zoo in provincial capital. The project took two years to complete and would be featuring an aviary and cages of wild animals including lions, monkeys and many other species. The zoo is spread over an area of 24…

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Karachi Whites move into final of National One Day Cup

ISLAMABAD: Karachi Region White beat Peshawar Region by 5 wickets on Thursday in the first semi final of the National One Day Cup– Regions 2017-18 at Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi. Batting first after winning the toss, Peshawar Region piled up a total of 281 runs losing all wickets in 49.5 overs. Muhammad Rizwan 72, Akbar…

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Mashal’s father reminds Imran Khan of his promise after ATC verdict

LONDON: Iqbal Khan, father of Mashal Khan, said that he would go to the high court against the acquittal of 26 people in connection with the murder of his son at Abdul Wali Khan University last year. Mashal Khan, a 23-year-old journalism student, was lynched to death by a mob of fellow students at his…

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Talal Chaudhry thunders at Peshawar power show

At PML-N’s political power show in Peshawar on Sunday, Minister of State for Interior Talal Chaudhry targeted Imran Khan and showered praise on Nawaz Sharif. Watch his views…

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‘Lion’ to roar in Peshawar in 2018, claims Maryam

Criticising Imran Khan and the performance of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf-led KP government at Sunday’s rally in Peshawar, Maryam Nawaz Sharif claimed that PML-N will win majority of seats from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in this year’s general election. Watch her views…

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Govt steps made country free from load shedding: Nawaz

PESHAWAR: Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif says the prudent policies of the PML (N) government put the country on the path of rapid progress and prosperity. Addressing a public meeting in Peshawar on Sunday, he said that various developmental projects have been initiated across the country to improve the socio-economic condition of the public. Former…

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Super Blue Blood moon phenomenon enthralls the world after 150 years

KARACHI/ISLAMABAD/LAHORE/PESHAWAR: Pakistanis as well as human beings across the world were treated to a spectacle on Wednesday when the Super Blue Blood moon was observed.  People took to the beaches in Karachi to witness the Super Blue Blood Moon. According to astronomical experts, the moon will appear to be 14% larger in size today. The…

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Protesters demand justice for Naqeeb Ullah, Intizar Ahmed

KARACHI: Protest demonstrations were held in different cities, including Karachi, Peshawar and Quetta, Sunday demanding justice for two youths Naqeeb Ullah Mehsood and Intizar Ahmed killed in Karachi. Naqeebullah Mehsood was killed by a police team in Karachi last week in a suspicious encounter whereas Intizar Ahmed was shot dead in Karachi’s Defence Housing Authority…

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Video: Peshawar rescue workers save dog that fell in hole

NEWS DESK: A journalist, Iftikhar Firdous, tweeted a video of Rescue 1122 workers pulling out a dog that fell into a 25-metre-deep hole dug up for the construction of the BRT in Peshawar. Watch here:

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New drug begins attracting girls in Peshawar

The youths in Peshawar are facing yet another threat as the drug addiction has enticed the girls also. Video of a girl taking the Ice Drug went viral on the social media. The girl has been arrested by Hayatabad police. Know more in this video report.

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Revolution happens with work, not lip service: PM Abbasi

PESHAWAR: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said the revolution s brought about by the work, not just lip service. He inaugurated National Incubation Centre in Peshawar today (Saturday). The centre will provide financial assistance to people for starting their businesses. Addressing a ceremony on the occasion, the Prime Minister expressed the hope that the center…

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Strange apathy of Nawaz Sharif over little Zainab

The merciless assault on little Zainab and her murder has saddened the citizens of Pakistan. But, the former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is more about his own dismissal by the judiciary. The PML-N supremo announced his two next public rallies in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa—one in Haripur on February and second in Peshawar on February 4. Watch…

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Peshawar: Christmas preparations in full swing

Preparations of Pakistan’s Christian community are in full swing to mark the fiesta of Christmas. The community across the country, including Peshawar, is decorating houses and churches to celebrate the day on Monday with full zeal and fervor. Watch this report…

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Video: Eleven injured in CNG blast

The CNG blast has left 11 persons injured on Charsadda Road at fuel station here on Saturday morning, police said. A Suzuki pick-up with 11 people on board was getting CNG filled at the fuel station when it exploded with a big bang, police added.

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Three years on: Pakistani celebrities remember APS martyrs

ISLAMABAD: It has been three years since the APS tragedy took place and shocked the nation. Pakistani politicians and celebrities took to micro-blogging site Twitter to pay homage to all those who had become casualties in the attack. Today as we remember with sorrow the devastating terrorist attack on APS Peshawar that martyred our precious…

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3rd anniversary of APS attack on Saturday

PESHAWAR: The 3rd Anniversary of the tragic terrorist attack on Army Public School (APS) Peshawar will be observed on Saturday. On this day in 2014, six terrorists had stormed the School and martyred one hundred and forty-seven students and teachers. The security forces promptly responded to the attack and killed all the terrorists. After this…

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Mild earthquake jolts parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

ISLAMABAD: A mild earthquake jolted parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province early Friday. According to private news channel , tremors were felt in Peshawar, Chitral and other parts of the province. The magnitude of the quake was recorded at 4.6 on the Richter scale, according to the seismological centre. Its epicentre was located in Hindukush region…

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Fire at PTV building destroys expensive equipment

PESHAWAR: A fire that erupted in the offices of Pakistan Television (PTV) Centre here during wee hours of Friday has been doused, firefighting officials said. The officials said the fire gutted equipment of worth millions of rupees. “The fire broke out in the design section of the building,”  general manager of Pakistan Television (PTV) Peshawar,…

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Pakistani student develops ‘Sonic Eye’ to help the blind walk

ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani student from Peshawar has developed useful device for the blind people which helps them walk by indicating if there’s any obstacle ahead. Hafsa Jamal made Sonic Eye to help the blind walk. The device includes a white stick which has a navigation device attached. There is a sensor too with buzzer that…

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1.38 mln registered Afghans refugees living in Pakistan: NA told

ISLAMABAD: Minister for States and Frontier Regions (SAFRN) (Lt. General (R) Abdul Qadir Baloch on Monday informed the National Assembly that about 1.38 million registered Afghans Refugees holding Proof of Registration (PoR) cards were living in Pakistan. Answering the questions in National Assembly during question hour, he said that the major districts of Afghan refugees…

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