Wajidullah

  • TPESHAWAR   -  As Eid-ul-Fitr is around the-corner, shopping has gained momentum in pro­vincial capital Peshawar amid huge supply of con­sumer goods and buying spree among the people. With only a week left, huge rush was observed at different stalls of ban­gles, henna set ...

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  • TPESHAWAR   -   Peshawar High Court (PHC) Tues­day issued notices to chairman Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rahman and fed­eral government in a writ petition seeking direction to the federal government to dissolve the Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee. A ...

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  • T PESHAWAR    -  The Ramzan sasta bazaar in Peshawar, set up by the district government on Saturday presented a deserted look as most of the stalls in the bazaar were empty and especiallywithout food items.The district government has established a sasta bazaar in interior city ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Residents of most parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and erstwhile tribal areas celebrated Eidul Fitr with religious zeal on Friday, while the people of other areas opted to celebrate Eid with the government. In Peshawar, the local moon-sighting committee based in Qasim Ali Khan Mosque ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday promised to bring Khyber Pakhtunkhwa at par with Punjab if voted to power by the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in the upcoming general elections. Speaking at a party workers’ convention here, he also promised a metro train for ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Russian Ambassador to Pakistan Alexey Y Dedov said that trade volume between Russia and Pakistan has improved and it would be strengthened by increasing exchange of business to business delegations. He was speaking at a gathering of the Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) ...

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  • TPESHAWAR -  Speakers at a seminar have urged upon the United Nations to ensure implementation of its resolutions to amicably resolve the core issue of Kashmir by accepting the right of self-determination of the people of the Jammu and Kashmir. The seminar was organised by Jammu and Kashmir ...

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  • TPESHAWAR -  The people from cross sections of the society here on Saturday paid glowing tributes to the martyrs of Army Public School, Peshawar on their 3rd death anniversary. The main ceremony to commemorate the martyrdom of the APS students and teachers was observed at the Army Public ...

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  • TPESHAWAR -   The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Sports, Culture and Youth Affairs, Mehmood Khan has said that the National Youth Carnival would certainly deliver a message of peace to the rest of the world. The 3rd addition of the National Youth Carnival Mega Challenge-2017 started on ...

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  • TPESHAWAR -  Peshawar Electricity Supply Company has charged many consumers up to 150 extra units in electricity bills for October– on an average increasing the billed amount by Rs1,500. The electricity consumers thronged the Pesco sub-division offices on Wednesday after receiving their ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Health experts urged policymakers to take concrete steps for overcoming malnutrition issue in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and stressed for effective implementation of KP integrated nutrition strategy and relevant laws in this regard. Addressing a news conference in connection with the Universal ...

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  • TPESHAWAR -  Sugarcane growers of KP on Friday demanded of the provincial government to fix the crop’s support price at Rs210 per 40kg and ensure commencement of current crushing season without any further delay. The growers warned that they would stop the cultivation of the crop from ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Awami National Party on Monday strongly opposed Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan’s demand for early elections and termed it harmful for the democratic system in the country. The ANP Information Secretary Senator Zahid Khan while speaking at a “Meet the ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Afghan Consul General in Peshawar Dr Abdullah Waheed Poyan expressed the hope that the ongoing tension between Afghanistan and Pakistan would defuse soon. The Afghan diplomat called for joint efforts to cope with common challenges and to establish lasting peace in the ...

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  • TPESHAWAR -  Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) women wing leader Naeema Naz termed Ayesha Gulalai’s allegations against party chairman Imran Khan as a bid to gain ‘cheap’ popularity and warned to take the issue to traditional tribal jirga if Gulalai failed to tender apology and ...

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  • TPESHAWAR -  Eidul Fitr was celebrated in parts of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) on Sunday. However, the religious festival will be celebrated throughout the country today as announced by the Central moon sighting committee on Sunday. Eid was celebrated in ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Eid-ul-Fitr being around the corner, bazaars and shopping malls in the provincial capital are drawing rush of people, particularly women and children, but the skyrocketing prices are dampening the visitors’ passion for shopping. Majority of people are seen returning home without ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa government in its fifth annual budget allocated Rs127.91 billion for education sector, in which Rs115.92 billion are reserved for primary and secondary schools while a sum of Rs6.32 billion is set aside for higher education, making a total increase of 18 per cent in ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - A protest rally against excessive electricity loadshedding and overbilling in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Wednesday stormed the Wapda House here. The rally of infuriated consumers, mostly workers of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), was led by Ayesha Gulalai – a PTI Member National Assembly ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Parents of the students of Pak-Turk International Schools and Colleges on Tuesday criticised government’s plan to handover the education system to a Turkish non-profit organisation and warned of protest against the proposed move. The parents, while speaking at a news conference at ...

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  • TPESHAWAR -  Jamaat-e-Islami Fata chapter announced to stage a three-day sit-in outside Governor House from Sunday against exclusion of Fata reforms from cabinet meeting’s agenda. Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Fata chapter ameer Sardar Khan while addressing a news conference at Peshawar Press Club ...

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  • TPESHAWAR -  Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan has said that chief ministers of all the four provinces should have been taken on board before launching the military operation “Radd-ul-Fassad” across the country. “Had the National Action Plan (NAP) been implemented in ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman said Thursday that federal government had completely failed in implementing the National Action Plan. The JUI-F chief was talking to media persons on Thursday at party’s central secretariat in Peshawar. He said ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Adviser to Chief Minister Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa on Information Mushtaq Ahmad Ghani said the provincial government was likely to sign agreements with China for fast track railway as well as hydro power generation and road infrastructure projects. Ghani was addressing a news conference at ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - The electricity consumers thronged the Peshawar Electric Supply Company (Pesco) sub-divisional offices, as the company allegedly dispatched inflated and incorrect power bills. The company has allegedly charged the consumers more than the due amount for the electricity they consumed. ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Jamaat-e-Islami Chief, Senator Siraj-ul-Haq has announced to move the Supreme Court of Pakistan against the menace of corruption and Panama paper leaks. “A writ petition would be filed in the Supreme Court of Pakistan on August 22, through Counsel Asad Manzor Butt, Secretary ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - For the first time in the recent history, the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA on Wednesday jointly celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr with rest of the country. It was an old tradition that the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA used to observe Ramazan a day before from rest of the country ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - After a brief lull in provincial metropolis Peshawar, rescue workers were again seen carrying the dead and wounded to hospitals, soon after a bomb blast in a Secretariat-bound bus carrying government employees on main Saddar Road infront of Sunehri Masjid, killing 17 people and injuring ...

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  • TPESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak has asserted that western route was not part of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor. He alleged the federal government was betraying smaller federating units regarding the multi-billion-dollar project and keeping the people of KP in ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Keeping in view yesterday’s terrorist attack on Bacha Khan University, Charsadda, administrations of public-sector universities of district Charsadda, Mardan and Swabi shut their academic activities for indefinite period.Rest of the public and private sector universities tightened ...

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