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Ahmed Shehzad to lead Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan Cup as Younis Khan’s apology turned down

Advertisements Several days back, Pakistan Cricket team opener Ahmed Shehzad, who is part of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in ongoing Pakistan Cup 2016 extended a welcome back message for Younus Khan. With this it seemed that Younis Khan will be back to lead Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan cup as at the same …

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Younus Khan back in Pakistan Cup 2016 after apologizing PCB, Ahmad Shahzad extends strong message

The veteran cricketer Younus Khan is back in Pakistan Cup 2016, according to the updates so far, he has apologized PCB over leaving Pakistan Cup due to umpiring row. Meanwhile the one-match captain in absence of Younis Khan, Ahmad Shahzad has welcomed his senior and also showed determination to win …

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Holiday country wide over APS Attack 1st anniversary: Punjab, Sindh, Balochistan announces holiday

To commemorate the day and to pay tribute to the martyrs of APS attack, all the provincial governments, Punjab, Sindh, Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government have announced holiday on 16 December (tomorrow), which will be marking the 1st anniversary of the tragic APS Attack. Here it should also be mentioned …

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KP likely to go off on Iqbal Day as Imran Khan requests CM Pervez Khattak

As the federal government is not going to call off the working in the country on November 9 to observe ‘Iqbal Day’, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa is likely to take it off. The chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), the ruling party in the province, has requested the Chief Minister of KP to declare …

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KPK: Elections for Nazim, Naib Nazim of District, Tehsil Councils to be held today

KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA: The polls for Nazim and Naib Nazim of District and Tehsil Councils in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are being held today in afternoon, according to Election Commission of Pakistan. Almost all political parties have announced the candidates for the polls of Nazim and Naib Nazim of District and Tehsil Councils …

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Microsoft to setup innovation centre in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: Microsoft is mulling over setting up its Innovation Centre if Provincial Capital of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa in collaboration with Information Technology Department of the province. A meeting between a Microsoft delegation and officials of the provincial IT board has revealed the development. Secretary Science and Technology and Information Technology Syed Zafar …

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Local Government Re-polling underway in 360 polling stations of KP

KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA: Re polling for local government elections on 360 polling stations of KP is in progress, according to Radio Pakistan. Elections on the said stations were declared null and void on May 30, 2015 on ground of irregularities and mismanagement occurred during local government elections. Today re-polling will be …

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NAB arrests former Pesco chief over corruption charges

PESHAWAR: Former chief executive of the Peshawar Electric Supply Company (Pesco), Pervez Akhtar Shah was detained on Saturday over alleged corruption charges. According to the source, the National Accountability Burueau (NAB) arrested the former chief for alleged accumulation of assets and ill-gotten properties. An inquiry into the matter exposes saying …

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25 petitions seeking new LG elections rejected by PHC

PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Friday refuted petitions seeking new local government elections in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, considering the petitions non-maintainable. The directed the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to publicize a new date for re-polling at 256 polling stations in 14 districts. Earlier, a two-member bench of the …

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DSP shot dead in an attack in Peshawar: TTP claimed the attack

PESHAWAR: The Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP, Bahadur Khan, of the counter-terrorism department of Peshawar police was gunned down by gunners in Gulbahar area of Peshawar on Wednesday morning. Peshawar SSP (operations) Dr Mian Saeed said that DSP Bahadur Khan was on his way to drop his daughter off to …

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ANP leader and Senator Azam Khan Hoti passes away

MARDAN: Awami National Party (ANP) leader, father of Ameer Haider Khan Hoti, and Senator, Azam Khan Hoti has passed away in Mardan on Wednesday after protracted illness. According to Radio Pakistan, he died in Mardan this morning. He was 69. His funeral prayer will be offered in Mardan at 4 …

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KP Police issues Arrest Warrants over Refusals of Polio Vaccine

PESHAWAR: KP Police officials in the province, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa said Friday on that they had issued hundreds of arrest warrants for parents for refusing to vaccinate their children, The NY times reported. “We had 13,000 to 16,000 refusal cases,” the deputy police commissioner for Peshawar, Riaz Khan Mahsud, said in an …

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Earthquake hits the Northern part of the Country

Tremors were felt in vast area of the northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province including Peshawar, Chitral, Shangla and Malakand  on Saturday. With a magnitude of 5.4 on rector scale, a earthquake hit the Hindu Kush mountains and tremors were felt surrounding areas in the 60 kilometer circle. The meteorological department says …

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KPK minister desires unanimous sighting for Ramazan

  Zakat, Auqaf and Religious affair minister for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa asked zonal committees on Saturday that they should back Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee’s decision in moon sighting for the whole country. The provincial minister said the witnesses of the Zonal Ruet-i-Hilal committees must be consider significantly before declaring the judgment about …

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