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Jul 04, 2019
Four dead, 21 missing after boat capsizes in Indus river in northwest Pakistan; locals had to use water route in absence of paved roadsAt least four people have been killed and 21 still missing after a boat capsized in northwest Pakistan, officials said Thursday. The boat was carrying passengers along the Indus River from Shangla to Haripur district in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Wednesday when it overturned. '13 people saved their lives by swimming to the shore', local police official Zahid Ullah said.
Jun 04, 2019
Pakistani shoemaker gets fined Rs 50,000 for making snakeskin sandals for Imran Khan as Eid gift, retrieves footwear from wildlife deptA shoe-maker from Pakistan who made sandals from snakeskin for Imran Khan as an Eid gift, which was confiscated by authorities got the shoes back after he paid a hefty fine of Rs 50,000.
Jan 05, 2019
IED blast in Pakistan's Peshawar injures six, including woman; police say 8-10 kg of explosive material usedAt least six people, including a woman, sustained injuries in an IED blast that took place in Kali Bari market area of Peshawar city on Saturday. The explosive material was kept inside a car that was parked near a mosque.
Jan 03, 2019
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa declares Hindu religious site Panj Tirath in Pakistan's Peshawar as national heritagePanj Tirath in Pakistan, which got its name from the five pools of water present there, also contains a temple and a lawn with date palm trees.
Dec 18, 2018
Hamid Ansari to return to India via Wagah today: Indian national was in Pakistani custody for six years on espionage chargesHamid Ansari had entered Pakistan on 12 November using fake identification documents to meet a woman from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province who he had befriended on Facebook. He has been in Pakistani custody since then.
Nov 30, 2018
Rishi Kapoor's ancestral house in Peshawar to be converted into a museum by Pakistan governmentRishi Kapoor requested the Pakistan government to convert Kapoor Haveli in Qissa Khwani Bazar into a museum or an institution of sorts
Oct 05, 2018
Police lathicharge on protesting Peshawar university students was grave injustice, says student who took part in agitationThe question arises as to why the Peshawar University stooped so low, and why the students were attacked on 4 October. The root of all this is: corruption.
Oct 04, 2018
Pakistan cuts CPEC investment in railways by $2 billion; railway minister says Islamabad 'cannot afford' huge burden of loansThe announcement gives credence to reports that the Imran Khan government intends to scrutinise the $62 billion CPEC infrastructure and power projects,
Sep 30, 2018
Pakistan claims India link in Peshawar school attack: Islamabad dishonouring memory of children killed, says Eenam GambhirIndia on Sunday strongly hit back at Pakistan for the "preposterous allegation" its foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi made at the UN.
Aug 09, 2018
Pakistani singer-actress Reshma shot dead; reports indicate husband attacked her after domestic disputeReshma's killing is the 15th incident of violence recorded against women artistes in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa area in the past year