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Practical measures being taken to address public problems: Sherpao

PESHAWAR, December 11: Peshawar:The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister for Irrigation and Social Welfare Sikandar Hayat Khan Sherpao said on Friday that the matter of constructing the multi-purpose Munda Dam Hydro Power Project on river Swat would be taken up with the federal government at the earliest as this project on …

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Govt committee to eradicate polio virus from KP: Shahram

PESHAWAR, December 11: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister for Health, Shahram Khan Tarakai has said that the provincial government is not only committed to eradicate polio virus from the province but is also taking effective and result-oriented steps towards this end adding that local bodies elected representatives and Ulema are …

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Five new industrial estates will be set up in KPK: Pervez Khattak

Says under new industrial policy incentives and facilities will be extended to marble and granite sector PESHAWAR, December 11: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattan has announced to harmonize the development of mineral sector with the new industrial policy of the present Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government. He also disclosed that new …

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After Yovi, King Khan wishes Peshawar, Afridi best of luck for PSL

London, December 11: Following the likes of Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh, Briton boxer Amir Khan known as King Khan has also jumped in to wish Peshawar best of luck in the upcoming Pakistan Super League (PSL). Amir, in a video message, said he wishes the Peshawar team (owned by Haier’s …

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Windies trail by 376 runs

Triple-century stand as Aussies pound Windies HOBART – Adam Voges and Shaun Marsh pounded tons in a triple-century unbroken stand to crush the dispirited West Indies and put Australia in immediate command of the first Test in Hobart on Thursday. In a grim foreboding of what lies ahead for the …

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Pakistan will improve only under a foreign Coach, says Yousuf

New Delhi, December 11:Former Pakistan captain Mohammad Yousuf has advised the appointment of only foreign coaches and support staff for the national team in order to improve its performances in the future. “I tell you the performances of the players and team will only improve under a foreign coach and …

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Cricket discussed in informal talks with Indian FM: Sartaj Aziz

ISLAMABAD, December 11: Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz Friday informed the National Assembly that issue of bilateral cricket series between Pakistan and India came up to discussion between him and Indian Foreign Minister during an informal talk in Islamabad. In his policy statement in the House, …

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ICC announces 2016 World T20 schedule

India, Pakistan clubbed in same group   World T20 will be staged across eight venues in India from March 8 to April 3. Arch-rivals India and Pakistan were on Friday placed in the same group for next year’s ICC World Twenty20, setting the stage for a high-voltage clash between the …

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KP govt committed to rehabilitate earthquake, flood hit areas: Khattak

PESHAWAR, December 11: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Pervez Khattak said Friday that government is fully committed to reconstruct and rehabilitate the Earthquake and Flood hit areas. He was talking at the Partners Workshop on “Recovery and Rehabilitation of Earthquake and Flood Damaged Areas of KP”, Organized by Provincial Disaster …

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Sindh Assembly again hangs issue of Rangers’ special powers

KARACHI, December 11: Sindh Assembly on Friday adjourned session once again without moving resolution regarding extension in Pakistan Rangers special powers in the Sindh metropolitan. The session accepted a resolution to pay tribute to Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) late member Makhdoom Amin Fahim. Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani suspended the agenda …

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