KP: (Helpline service inaugurated at Excise Secretariat, Peshawar)

Islamabad:Special Assistant to the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister, Ghazan Jamal inaugurated helpline service at Excise Secretariat in Peshawar on Thursday. The general public can access on helpline number 091-9211693 during office hours. On this occasion, Ghazan Jamal said the general public can also share their suggestions on the helpline. Read More…

(Assembly): KP Assembly Discusses Billion Trees Afforestation Project

Peshawar:The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) discussed Billion Tree Afforestation Project and passed a government bill on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The House met for two hours and 49 minutes. The sitting started at 1521 hours against the scheduled time of 1500 hours. The Speaker presided over the sitting for an hour and 35 minutes while rest of the Read More…

PR: (PR all set to float tenders for ML-I project)

ISLAMABAD:Pakistan Railways (PR) is all set to float tenders for dualization of Karachi-Peshawar track Main Line-I (ML-I) multi-billion dollar project under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor on Saturday. According to a report quoting an official of the department, the tenders would be limited to seek interest of Chinese firms since the project would be funded and executed under the CPEC. Giving detail of the ML-Read More…

Wheat flour mafia: Nan goes costlier in Peshawar

Peshawar:Price of Nan or Tandoori bread became costlier here Tuesday. Nan bakers increased rate of a Nan by Rs5. Now a Nan is being sold at Rs15 instead of Rs10. Tandoor owners said previously a sack of wheat flour of 85-kg used to cost Rs4200 which is now being sold at Rs5600. However, poor citizens are suffering a lot after wheat mafia has increased the rates of wheat flour. Read More…

Dozens injured in South Waziristan heavy rains

Peshawar: Dozens were injured as several houses collapsed after heavy rains in South Waziristan. Local rescue workers said heavy rains have played havoc with Wana, Kani Garam, Badaran Tank areas, damaging crops and orchids. They said rain-fed rivers are swelled and communication with hundreds of villages has already been cut off. They said dozens of people are injured, and a large number of cattle heads killed due Read More…

39 villagers found positive in one UC

Peshawar:As many as 39 villagers were found corona virus positive in Union Council Manga of Mardan district on Wednesday. Health sources said that the first victim of the KPK of corona virus also belonged to UC Manga and later the government conducted tests of his contacts and so far 39 villagers are found positive. The village is cordoned off and precautionary steps are being taken.Read More…

No hope of relief to masses from PTI govt: Siraj

Peshawar:Jamaat-e-Islami Emir Senator Sirajul Haq has said that it seemed masses will not be able to get any relief during the present regime of the PTI. The government, he said while talking to media after addressing a mass wedding ceremony in Peshawar on Wednesday, not only failed to introduce a powerful and impartial accountability drive but the bad governance and flawed economic policies had also taken roots andRead More…

Three ministers removed from KPK cabinet

Peshawar:Three ministers were removed from cabinet of KPK government Sunday. Those removed from the provincial cabinet included Senior Minister for Sports, culture and Tourism Muhammad Atif Khan, The Minister for Health Shahram Khan Tarakai and Minister for Revenue and Estate Shakeel Ahmad. They were de-notified on Sunday according to a notification issued that said that the governor Farman under clause 3 of ArticlRead More…