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ISLAMABAD: The United Nations Development Programme organised a mission of international development partners to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province here on Thursday.
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Pakistan's military is pushing to black out a national news station, calling its citing of a man tying government agents to the attempted assassination of his brother -- a prominent TV news anchor -- "false, malicious and irresponsible reporting."
At least three persons were killed and 41 others, including 13 policemen, a child and a woman, sustained injuries in a motorcycle-planted bomb explosion, targeting a police van, on Nowshera-Charsadda Road in Charsadda on Tuesday.
Shaukat Mehmood Hashmi works as the station master in an isolated part of north-western Pakistan.
ROUGH CUT EDITORS PLEASE NOTE THIS EDIT CONTAINS MATERIAL THAT WAS ORIGINALLY 4:3 STORY: A bomb exploded near a police vehicle at a crowded marketplace, killing at least three people and wounding 30 others in Charsadda town in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday , local media reported.
Nine people, including policemen, were killed and dozens wounded in two separate bomb and gun attacks in Pakistan's volatile northwest on Tuesday, police said, a week after the Taliban refused to extend a ceasefire with the government.
The police say the attacks took place on Tuesday morning on the outskirts of Peshawar city and in the neighboring district of Charsadda.
Five People including four policemen, among them an ASI, were killed as unidentified militants attacked a police convoy on Kohat Road near Zangali Checkpost wounding two policemen also some 20 kilometers from Peshawar on Monday.
Gunmen have killed five police officers and a civilian in the Peshawar district of northwestern Pakistan.
A pamphlet, questioning the qualification and religion of the actress-turned-politician, was circulated with today's newspapers, Assistant District Electoral Officer Dhirendra Singh Sachan said.
An Afghan woman in a burka flips an ink-stained middle finger to a Talib armed with a Kalashnikov to show she was unafraid to cast her vote in the presidential election.
The designated online branches of six scheduled banks will start receiving applications under government Hajj scheme on Monday .
When the Pakistani Taliban said they were willing to make peace, many Pakistanis were skeptical that the militants had truly abandoned their dream of transforming the country into an Islamic caliphate.