By ZULFIQAR ALI
PESHAWAR:The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf popularity bubble burst in Peshawar on Thursday as the local residents either stayed home or went to the polling stations to vote against the nominee of Imran Khan’s party for the by-election in the local NA-1 constituency.
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The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) police has established women complaint units in 56 police stations across the province where 116 lady constables have been deployed.
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What is behind the the sudden upsurge of violence towards polio vaccinators in Pakistan?
On Sunday 16 June,gunmen on motorbikes shot dead two polio workers carrying out a vaccination drive in Peshawar,a crowded city in Pakistan’s north-west. One of the men who died was a schoolteacher,the other a paramedic. Both left behind . . . →Read More:Violence against Polio vaccinators in Pakistan
At least 14 people killed as suicide bomber attacks a Shia Muslim mosque in northwestern city during Friday prayers.
A suicide bomber has attacked a Shia Muslim mosque in northwest Pakistan,killing at least 14 people,police have said.
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By Zahir Shah Sherazi
PESHAWAR:Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Masood Kausar on Wednesday said that majority of the Pakistani Taliban were in favour of the anti-polio drive but only few of Pakistani Taliban fractions were against the campaign,DawnNews reported.
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The Peshawar High Court is to establish mobile courts first in Peshawar,Bannu,Chitral,Malakand and Abbottabad and later in other parts of the province after introduction of the necessary laws,the Justice Coordination Group was told here on Thursday.
The group met at Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Judicial Academy under the auspices of UNDP.
Participants,including . . . →Read More:UNDP backs mobile courts in KPK
PESHAWAR:University of Peshawar and University of Erfurt,Germany on Tuesday signed an agreement for internationalisation of higher education.
Under the agreement,the two universities will help each other in academics,cultural exchange and research,according to a news release issued here.
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By Aroosa Shaukat
LAHORE: Aiming to entice more young readers by portraying books not just as sources of learning but also of fun and entertainment,organisers launched the month-long Oxford Book Fair 2012 in 11 cities and 14 locations across the country on Monday.
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