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Cylinder explosion kills two, injures three in Swabi

SWABI : – At least two people were killed and three other were wounded in a cylinder explosion in Toppi area near Swabi on Friday, Dunya News reported. Rescue teams along with the residents of the area reached the spot

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K-P govt will not offer subsidy for BRT: Jhagra

Sohil khattak : PESHAWAR:  With fears that it could become a white elephant, the government on Monday disclosed that the mass transit project being built in Peshawar will not receive any subsidy from the government for its operations while it

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Samar Bilour, five other K-P MPAs take oath

By Sohail Khattak PESHAWAR: Six new Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) MPAs took oath today (Tuesday). Samar Bilour, the widow of slain Awami National Party (ANP) leader Haroon Bilour, who emerged victorious in the PK-78 by-polls was among those who took oath. Haroon was

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Khyber PakhtunKha creates dedicated burial spaces for trans people

PESHAWAR (Reuters) – Transgender people in northwestern Pakistan are to be given a dedicated place to bury their dead after being ostracized by their families even in death. The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province said on Wednesday it would set

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Tourism Authority, interest-free loan scheme for youth in the offing: Minister

PESHAWAR The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government has planned to set-up Tourism Authority to tap God bestowed tourism potential of KP besides launching of Rs1billion interest-free loan scheme for youth to take full advantage of their skills and abilities in the province

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KP govt establishes eight Police training schools

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has established eight training schools across the province to train police force on scientific lines. A spokesman of Police Department said these schools have been established in Peshawar, Kohat, Nowshera, Mardan and Abbottabad. So far about

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Women, children hospital will be established in Swabi: Asad Qaisar

SWABI . (KN) : Speaker National Assembly, Asad Qaisar has announced establishment of Women and Children Hospital in Swabi and said that all the modern facilities would be ensured in the facility. He was addressing the oath taking ceremony of

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School authorities summoned over heavy backpacks of students

ESHAWAR:  The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Wednesday summoned the head of the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) Private Schools Authority and secretary Secondary and Elementary Education to voice their concern over heavy hand bags carried by students. A two-judge bench comprising Justice Qaiser Rashid

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K-P govt postpones budget session

PESHAWAR:  The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government postponed the provincial assembly’s budget session on Wednesday. The session was scheduled for October 11. Sources told The Express Tribune that Chief Minister Mahmood Khan directed the K-P finance secretary to cancel the session. The reason for

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Nearly 30 years on: ‘Tabdeeli’ comes to Mansehra

BALAKOT:  For nearly 30 years, the family of Sardar Muhammad Yousaf has had a virtual iron grip over Mansehra. But it seems that the family’s attempt to remain relevant in national politics has come unstuck in the wave of ‘change’

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