Ruling PTI wins Swat by-poll for KP assembly seat

Ruling Pakistan Tehrik Insaf (PTI) has won the by-polls for Swat district’s provincial assembly seat of the PK-7 by defeating the joint candidate of...

Taliban ascendancy in Afghanistan has hit Darra gun makers business hard

Zubair Afridi The gun making business of the Darra Adamkhel area of Kohat which prospered for more than a century is in decline. Zeer Khan, 75,...

KP Sikhs facing issues due to the delay in framing marriages act for the...

Rifaqatullah Razarwal Sikhs population of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is grappling with many issues due to their inability to register their weddings due to absence of legislation...

TTP says it will never accept Pakistan’s constitution

Rifaqatullah Razarwal Outlawed Tehrik Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has announced that will never accept the Pakistan’s Constitution. The TTP response came in response to the federal Interior...

Sikh families leaving KP after recent targeted killings

Iftikhar Khan The recent killing of two Sikh traders in Batatal area on the outskirts is giving the minorities particularly Sikhs sleepless nights. Two of the...

Swat famed peaches are a new victim of climate change

Aarif Hayat Swat district peaches are famous all over the country and customarily friends and families to ask those visiting the district to bring back...

The looming end of Sehat Card scheme for merged areas worries tribesmen

Watan Zeb Rehman Gul (not his real name), a resident of Ladha tehsil of South Waziristan district consulted a Dera Ismail Khan based Ophthalmologist some...

Two persons including a solider killed in earthquake related incidents in KP

Ghaulam Akbar Marwat Two persons including a solider were killed and 10 others were injured in separate incidents resulting from powerful earthquake that hit the...

KPRA striving to put the province economy on solid footing

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Revenue Authority (KPRA) was setup after the collection of sales tax on services became a provincial subject after the 18th Constitutional Amendment. KPRA...

Merged districts MPAs boycott KP assembly budget sessions

Shahid Khan Treasury and opposition members from the merged districts in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa assembly on Monday boycotted the budget session of the house in...

KPRA running awareness campaigns to bring more businesses into tax net

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Revenue Authority (KPRA) successful drives are leading bringing of large number of businesses to the tax net. KPRA is mandated to collect sales...

Peshawar BRT fare up by Rs 5

TransPeshawar, the operator of Peshawar Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) has announced Rs 5 increase in the bus service after recent unprecedented increase in petroleum...