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    Rakbar Khan: Did cow vigilantes lynch a Muslim farmer?

    A Muslim dairy farmer was stopped late one night last July as he led two cows down a track in rural Rajasthan, south of the Indian capital, Delhi. Within hours he was dead, but who killed him, asks the BBC's James Clayton - the "cow vigilantes" he met on the road, or the police? It's 4am and Dr...
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    Pakistan needs to become urban industrial society

    Pakistan needs to become urban industrial society KARACHI: Sweden, an advanced world economy which has passed through difficult times where Pakistan now finds itself in, has invested over $100 million in Pakistan to help the country achieve sustainable economic growth. Tundra Fonder AB, a...
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    Ehtesab Commission arrests two for corruption

    PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Ehtesab Commission (KPEC) has arrested a government contractor, and a housing officer of Kohat Development Authority in separate corruption cases. The contractor, Mohammad Jawed, was arrested on charges of getting contract of general bus stand in Peshawar at...
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    View from the courtroom : Convictions in women-related cases encouraging

    Two recent judgments by trial courts related to violence against women in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have drawn public attention. These verdicts are considered encouraging as the courts have convicted accused persons in two different types of crimes gang rape and death of an acid burn victim which...
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    Delay in repair of roads angers Kohat people

    KOHAT: The repair of dilapidated roads in Kohat was delayed for indefinite period as some contractors got a stay order form Peshawar High Court against it, official sources said. They said that the contractors, who were not awarded contracts of the projects, moved court against the schemes. The...
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    Unemployed youth to get loans in KP

    PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government intends to invest Rs1 billion in the Islamic micro finance banking to provide loans to unemployed youth. The loans would be provided to skilled male and female youth for purchase of machinery and tools to start their own businesses to earn livelihood...
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    Khyber Pakhtunkhwa the other side of the picture

    PESHAWAR: Gone are the days when law and order would keep the investors away from investment in particular area, said Raziuddin, CEO of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Oil and Gas Company. Chinese are working in Karak, a southern district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa rich with oil and gas. Thanks to...
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    Monitors detect 800 closed schools in KP

    PESHAWAR: Monitors have recently identified around 800 government schools which are lying closed since long for different reasons in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, depriving thousands of children from education in the respective localities, according to sources. With the start of monitoring of the...
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    Tarakai suspended Deputy Medical Superintendent HMC

    http://www.kpknews.org/kpk-health/item/444-dms-hmc-suspended.html PEOPLE WERE INJURED WHILE OFFERING PRAYER IN A MOSQUE IN PALOSAI, VICINITY AREA OF HAYATABAD WHEN THE ROOF OF THE MOSQUE COLLAPSED DUE TO DUST STORM AND HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE CITY LAST NIGHT.The KKhyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister...
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    KPs first mineral policy on 7th

    PESHAWAR: The first mines and mineral policy of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government will be formally launched during a ceremony on Monday (July 7) in Peshawar where Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan will be the chief guest. It was revealed during a meeting held with Chief Minister...
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    The NAB (KPK) arrested accused Gulzar Ali, Ex-Secretary to Chairman Higher Education Regulatory Auth

    http://www.kpknews.org/kpk-education/item/309-nab-kpk-arrested-gulzar-ali-ex-secretary-to-chairman-hera.html BREAKING EDUCATION NEWS: NOT ONLY REFUSED TO APPEAR BEFORE THE HERA BUT HE ALSO DESTROYED THE OFFICE RECORD, FINAL REQUEST MADE TO NAB KP TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY AND RECOVERED THE...
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    Imran says KP budget will be welfare-oriented- ChANGE at our door step...

    MANSEHRA: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan has said the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government will unveil a social welfare-oriented budget for the next financial year, benefiting the widows, orphans and people with disabilities. Addressing a public meeting at Boi area here on Tuesday, he...
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    Election petition against PTI MNA dismissed

    PESHAWAR: An election tribunal here on Friday dismissed a petition challenging the election of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf MNA Imran Khattak on the ground of disenfranchising women voters in several polling stations of his constituency NA-5 during the by-elections last year. The tribunal, presided...
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    India treated Nawaz like a schoolboy, says Imran

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan on Monday said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was treated like a schoolboy in India, DawnNews reported. Speaking to media representatives outside the Parliament House in the federal capital, Khan said that by not meeting representatives...
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    KP govt approves Rs13bn development projects

    PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) on Thursday approved 22 development projects valuing around Rs13 billion for the next fiscal. The approval came during a meeting, which took place here under the chairmanship of provincial additional chief secretary...