Daily Archives: April 3, 2016

Khyber Agency tribesmen rejected FCR

Peshawar: The Khyber Agency tribesmen, political party leaders and civil society members collectively rejected Frontier Crimes Regulations (FCR) and asked the FATA Reforms Committee to merge Fata into the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Reforms committee members including Sartaj Aziz,Federal Minister Abdul Qadar …

Trade: (Increased trade with Iran to expand Pakistan experts, boost GDP: PBIF)

ISLAMABAD: President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President AKIA, Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Monday said issue of Indian spy should not be allowed to push Pak-Iran …

Incidents: (Ten killed in lightning strike in Kohistan)

ISLAMABAD: At least ten people were killed and nine others wounded when lightning struck four houses in Aou Toor Nullah area of Kohistan district on Monday.

District Police Officer Kohistan Ali Rehmat said rescue activities are underway to retrieve bodies …

Competent authority promots 6 Deputy Superintendents of Police

Peshawar: The competent authority on the recommendations of the Departmental Selection Board has promoted 6 Deputy Superintendents of Police (Executive/Legal BS-17) to the rank of Superintendents of Police (BS-18) on regular basis with immediate effect.

They included, Mr. Mohammad Ayaz, …

Opinion Poll: (69% Pakistanis mention childhood as their favourite phase in life: Survey)

ISLAMABAD: According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 69% Pakistanis mention childhood as their favourite phase in life.

A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked, “Some people …

Five die in Sakrand road accident

Sakrand, Sindh: Five people died when their car fell into a canal near here on Monday.

Police and rescue sources said that a car (DDQ340) was going from Mirpur Sakro to Punjab and it fell into the Chandan Mori Canal …