Seven dead, over 1500 affected by dengue in Pakhtunkhwa

PESHAWAR: At least seven persons have died and over 1,500 affected after dengue outbreak in Pakhtunkhwa, officials said today. This is the first time since dengue's outbreak in the province that any official data has been released. A total…

We want peace in Afghanistan, Pakistan tells US

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan told the US on Tuesday that it desires "peace and stability in Afghanistan". Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif made the comments when US Ambassador David Hale called on him after President Donald Trump warned…

Trump outlines new U.S. strategy in Afghanistan

President Trump on Monday evening will spell out a new U.S. strategy for the war in Afghanistan, where U.S. troops have been fighting for 16 years, and other parts of South Asia, the White House said Sunday. Trump made his decision after…

Trump’s Plan for Afghanistan

What a difference four years and a presidential election victory make. In 2013, Donald Trump offered this prescription for what the U.S. should do in Afghanistan: On Monday night, Trump offered a new plan for Afghanistan, combing a military…

Crackdown against Dengue launched in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: The district administration on Monday arrested 16 shopkeepers for storing tryes in open grounds after it launched crackdown against dengue virus. The tyres were confiscated and burnt down to kill dengue larva. Crackdown was…