FATA elders reject fencing Durand Line

KABUL: A huge gathering of Pashtun elders and youth, living on both sides of Durand line was held on Sunday at Kabul, where they unanimously rejected fencing the Durand Line unilaterally by Pakistan. The gathering was attended by more than…

Civil society activist gunned down in Jalalabad city

JALALABAD: Unidentified gunmen shot dead a civil activist in Jalalabad city, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, on Monday, an official said. Attaullah Khogyani, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News the incident took…

DPO Sajid Khan Momand killed, 10 injured in Chaman blast

QUETTA: Chaman DPO SSP Sajid Khan Mohmand was killed in a suicide attack after his convoy was targeted with an explosive device on Boghra Road of the city on Monday. A senior police official was martyred and at least 10 other people,…

Three-day anti-polio drive to begin in KP, Fata tomorrow

PESHAWAR: A three-day anti polio campaign would begin in 12 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA on Monday amid tight security. More than thirty-two lac children up to five years of age will be administered anti-polio drops during the…

Domestic violence: a social problem

Domestic violence is a world-wide reality: a dark spot on the face of our so-called civilized world. In Asian cultures, specifically in Pukhtoon societies, the rate is alarmingly high. Most women in this society who experience domestic…

Peshawar gets first female SHO

PESHAWAR ; For the first time in history of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, a female police officer was appointed as station house officer. According to a notification issued here from Police Line, Rizwana Hameed has been assigned operational duties.…