06.09.2012 [Frontier Post] - PESHAWAR (APP): Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Elementary and Secondary Education, Sardar Hussein Babak has said that the construction of quality educational institutions is inevitable for the elimination of illiteracy. Addressing the ceremony to
06.09.2012 [DAWN.com] - Briefing lawmakers at the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly's conference room, he said that arrangements with the Korean company had been finalised and it would start work on the tunnel next week. He said that the company had shifted heavy machinery to
06.09.2012 [The Express Tribune] - This was stated by Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) Member Provincial Assembly and Standing Committee on Tourism, Culture and Archeology Chairperson Shagufta Malik on Wednesday at the inaugural session of a three-day international conference titled
06.09.2012 [The News International] - PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Wednesday vacated its stay order and maintained the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government's notification about suspension of the arms licences issued to 24 private security companies across the province.
06.09.2012 [The News International] - According to the Pakistan Meteorological Department, many districts of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa including Pehsawar received heavy rain at night that dropped the mercury level and turned the weather pleasant. The low-lying areas were inundated by the
05.09.2012 [DAWN.com] - Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are arguing over the Gandhara artefacts — some real but, according to the Sindh government's archaeological department, more than half fake — that were recovered from smugglers in Karachi in July. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
05.09.2012 [The News International] - PESHAWAR: Despite the fact that large deposits are being made, bank lending to the private sector in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has dropped from 25 to 13 percent in the last decade. This in turn has slowed growth and led to economic stagnation in the province.
05.09.2012 [DAWN.com] - Consider the bind in which Pakistani journalists, especially those working in the conflict-hit areas of Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, find themselves. They must do their duty by those who seek information and, being mindful of journalistic ethics
05.09.2012 [DAWN.com] - PESHAWAR: Provincial Minister for Law and Parliamentary Affairs, Barrister Arshad Abdullah informed the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa assembly on Tuesday that the person involved in burning of a religious book in Lower Dir district has been arrested and charged
05.09.2012 [Business Recorder (blog)] - Similarly, Punjab government has allocated Rs 5 billion, Sindh government Rs 5 billion and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has set aside Rs 3 billion to deal with coming floods. Minister for Climate Change Rana Muhammad Farooq Saeed Khan on Tuesday informed
05.09.2012 [DAWN.com] - PESHAWAR: A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a police station in northwestern Pakistan after officers opened fire on him on Wednesday, police said, adding that there were no other casualties. The incident took place outside Jandol police station
05.09.2012 [DAWN.com] - PESHAWAR, Sept 4: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Minister Mian Iftikhar Hussain said on Tuesday that the Awami National party-led coalition government was ready to hold local government elections, but the Election Commission's inability to publish
05.09.2012 [The News International] - Dr Janbaz Afridi, deputy director of the Expanded Programme on Immunisation (EPI) in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, said they had a target of 9,50,000 children in the four districts but could reach only 8,80,000 as parents of around 7,300 kids refused vaccination.
05.09.2012 [DAWN.com] - PESHAWAR, Sept 4: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly was informed on Tuesday that police had arrested an Afghan cleric on the charges of instigating his students to burn a religious book containing Ahadith in Lower Dir district. Speaking on a call
04.09.2012 [PakTribune.com] - I do not want to start a divisive debate, but I do want to educate the leaders of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to understand that no one is against honest people reporting moon sightings but only against people maliciously creating division in the country by
04.09.2012 [The News International] - PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed a cost sharing agreement on the “Strengthening Rule of Law in Malakand Project (SRLMP),” aimed at improving the justice system in
04.09.2012 [Central Asia Online] - Reset decrease text size increase text size. PESHAWAR – The UN Development Programme (UNDP) aims to strengthen the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) judiciary to ensure rule of law in militancy-infested Malakand Division, media reported.
04.09.2012 [DAWN.com] - PESHAWAR, Sept 3: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on Monday signed a cost-sharing agreement for improvement of justice system in Malakand region, especially its conflict-hit areas.
04.09.2012 [The News International] - PESHAWAR: Minister for Information Mian Iftikhar Hussain on Tuesday told the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly that the provincial government had taken practical steps for the construction of the Expressway. Responding to a call attention notice by the
04.09.2012 [The News International] - PESHAWAR: Fiery arguments were made from the lawyers when a division bench of the Peshawar High Court (PHC) heard the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister Rahimdad Khan's case about the genuineness of his Bachelor of Arts degree on Tuesday.
03.09.2012 [Business Recorder (blog)] - PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Barrister Masood Kausar on Monday strongly condemned the suicide attack adjacent to diplomatic offices in the city and expressed shock and sorrow over the loss of lives. The Governor, in a statement, described
03.09.2012 [The Express Tribune] - PESHAWAR: The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) Assembly passed the NWFP Public Procurement of Goods, Works and Services Bill, 2012 on Monday after remaining frozen for two years. Under the bill, which was presented back in 2010 a special authority is to
03.09.2012 [Centro de Información por Internet de China] - ... señaló que la explosión tuvo lugar alrededor de las 9:00 a.m. hora local cuando el vehículo ONU escoltado por la policía acababa de abandonar la oficina de Acnur en la avenida Universidad de Peshawar, capital de la provincia de Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
03.09.2012 [The News International] - Karachi. President Forum for Secular Pakistan Senator Iqbal Haider has strongly condemned the repeated barbaric killings and victimisation of Shia Muslims all over Pakistan, particularly in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Chitral, Gilgit-Baltistan, Hangu, Karachi
03.09.2012 [DAWN.com] - With Ghazala Javed's death, music is subdued in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. Kiran Nazish | 2 days ago. 21. Tweet. Ghazala Javed – Image taken from YouTube video grab. A little over two months ago, news of a popular Pashtun female singer's death streamed
03.09.2012 [The News International] - Those that remain are mostly in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, but they are scattered across the entire country to a greater or lesser degree. There may be as many as three million, and Pakistan has decided it is time for them to go home. Those that wanted to go
03.09.2012 [DAWN.com] - According to an official statement issued here on Sunday, the US government will provide Rs5.60 billion for construction of the 45-kilometre road. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Barrister Masood Kausar has directed the quarters concerned to start work on
02.09.2012 [The News International] - The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly witnessed the unnatural demise of MPA Alamzeb Khan of the Awami National Party in February 2009 when he was targetted in a bomb attack in his constituency PK-1 Peshawar. The seat was retained by his brother
02.09.2012 [The News International] - Addressing the concluding session of judicial officers' weekly training in judgment writing at the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Judicial Academy, he said the failure of the judicial system could create numerous problems. Justice Dost Muhammad said the number of
01.09.2012 [DAWN.com] - PESHAWAR, Aug 31: A bill to declare domestic violence a penal offence was tabled in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly on Friday amid opposition by Muttahida Majlis-i-Amal (MMA), which declared it to be in a violation of social values. The bill tabled by