Shahid Khan

  • Peshawar - Using wheat straw and bark, black cloth and thin plywood pieces, an artist in Peshawar creates paintings and keeps on commuting between his home and Saddar Bazaar daily for its sale to eke out a living. Syed Abid Shah, hailing of Bahadur Kalay area of Peshawar, said that the art is ...

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  • Peshawar - Leadership of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has moved to Islamabad in the wake of reports about the possible arrest of PTI chairman Imran Khan in the federal capital Islamabad. However, a similar protest rally held in favour of PTI leader Shahbaz Gill had attracted a cold-shoulder ...

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  • Peshawar - The anatomy of the textbooks at schools has revealed serious problems for students because of the introduction of English language books that are beyond the comprehension of the majority of students, The Nation learnt during a survey on Saturday. Sources in the education sector revealed ...

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  • Peshawar - Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Peshawar announced the results of the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) annual examination 2022 on Wednesday, wherein nine students, including eight females and one boy, shared the top three spots. Chief Minister Mahmood Khan was the ...

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  • Many students, parents plannedtrips after vacations extended till Aug 31.Peshawar    -     The provincial government has revoked its earlier declaration of extending the summer vacations till August 31 and directed that both public and private educational institutions will reopen today ...

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  • Mere 6-second CCTV video led police investigators to arrest paedophileprit.PESHAWAR    -   It was a crime novel that taught a serial rap­ist-cum-killer of minor girls how to evade arrest, eliminate any evidences of his crime and keep on changing identity while committing the crime time and ...

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  • Peshawar - Police have arrested the prime suspect in the rape and murder of three minor girls in the provincial capital, KP police chief Moazzam Jah Ansari said on Thursday. Addressing a news conference, Ansari claimed that his department had a difficult time apprehending the suspected serial ...

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  • Bamboret, Chitral - Amid the lush green fields surrounded by forested mountains, men, women and youngsters were farming but suddenly a heavy rain triggered a flood that started flowing down from the mountains. Immediately, azans (call for prayers) echoed in various parts of the scenic hamlet. Men, ...

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  • PESHAWAR - Peshawar High Court (PHC) has stopped re-inquiry into the cases of several key projects of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government on Monday. The Public Accounts Committee had issued directives for re-investigations into the cases of Malam Jaba resort, Bus Rapid Transit (BRT), Billion Tree ...

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  • Peshawar - People faced problems in commute as the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) service reduced the numbers of buses during Eid holidays. Several local residents said that on the one hand, private buses and wagons were not available on the roads as many drivers had to surrender their vehicles with the ...

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  • Peshawar - Peshawar High Court on Wednesday directed the authorities to continue land settlement in Chitral district and restrained the KP government from taking a final decision, while adjourning the case further hearing till August 2. A two-member bench comprising Justice Muhammad Ibrahim Khan ...

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  • Thousands of tourists stuck due to flood as authorities fail to construct roads, ensure other facilities for tourists in Shandurpeshawar   -  While Shandur Polo Festival concluded on July 3, thousands of tourists from various areas of the country remained stranded in Laspur valley due to flood.A ...

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  • Peshawar     -   Elderly Gulab Khan used to live a peaceful life while working at a fish hut on a riverside until his fate was sealed. He got addicted to drugs that continued to ruin his life for 40 long years.Initially, Gulab got addicted to charas at the age of 25 and later he also became ...

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  • Peshawar - Peshawar police have arrested 17 members of various gangs who used to commit robberies and also recovered Rs1.7 million cash and other stolen items from the arrestees, a senior officer said on Wednesday. Addressing a news conference, SSP Kashif Aftab Abbasi said that a team led by SP ...

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  • Peshawar - All Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Property Dealers Association and Peshawar Property Association on Monday criticised the government over imposition of taxes, which has made lives difficult for the citizens. Addressing separate news conferences at Peshawar Press Club, the office-bearers of Peshawar ...

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  • Peshawar - Wiping the sweat off his face at a nanbai shop, an octogenarian Abdullah often criticises the government over the ongoing price hike in the country. Abdullah, who does not have a son and has several daughters and a widow in his home, works as a daily wager at a tandoor in the city and ...

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  • Peshawar - Bureaucracy and lawyer community have locked horns in the province in the wake of a recent clash between a lawyer and additional assistant commissioner, as both the bureaucracy and lawyers on Sunday announced to observe strike today (Monday) across KP. The issue emerged two days ago when ...

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  • PESHAWAR - Fires surprisingly erupted in the forests of around several districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, claiming four lives and causing damage to the flora and fauna, witnesses and officials said on Saturday. Separate incidents of inferno eruption took place in Swat, Dir, Buner, Shangla and Haripur ...

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  • PESHAWAR   -   Peshawar High Court on Thursday granted transit bail to PTI Chairman Imran Khan for three weeks as he appeared in court with the bail plea.Hearing a petition filed by Imran Khan through his lawyer Babar Awan, PHC Chief Justice Qaiser Rasheed announced the verdict, granting Imran ...

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  • PESHAWAR - While a Jirga of tribal elders from the merged districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is in Afghanistan for talks with the outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), there seems to be a bumpy road ahead as many issues still remain unclear. The Jirga, comprising around 50 elders, will meet the ...

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  • PESHAWAR    -   Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan said on Friday that he had not struck any deal with any quarters or government but ended the long march in Islamabad to prevent further damage and bloodshed.At the long march that was wrapped up on Thursday morning, Khan ...

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  • Peshawar - Ahead of the proposed long march, Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan along with KP Chief Minister Mahmood Khan and other party leaders made a surprise visit of Saddar area in the provincial capital on Monday. The visit by Imran Khan to Peshawar Saddar with little protocol, ...

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  • Peshawar - Climate change and high fertilizer prices have adversely affected wheat crop and resulted in more than 30% reduction in the crop production in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province this season, according to farmers and agriculture experts. It merits a mention here that the spring season could not ...

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  • Peshawar - Unidentified gunmen martyred a police officer in the provincial capital here on Thursday. Shakeel Khan, serving as SHO at Shahpur Police Station, left his home in his motorcar and he was chased by gunmen travelling in another car. The gunmen fired at the SHO’s vehicle in Chamkani area ...

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  • SHANGLA - Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif Saturday reaffirmed his commitment to provide free medicines and medical treatment to the patients in the public sector hospitals across the country. Addressing a public gathering in Bisham area of district Shangla, the prime minister while referring to the ...

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  • PESHAWAR   -   Eidul Fitr was celebrated in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province following the announcement from Masjid Qasim Ali Khan in the provincial capital on Monday. The largest congregational prayer of Eid was offered at Eidgah on Charsadda Road. Chief Minister Mahmood Khan along with other ...

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  • PESHAWAR - An inferno reduced to ashes more than 30 oil tankers causing a loss worth millions of rupees at an oil depot in Nowshera district on Saturday. However, the fire could not be controlled till the filing of this report. Adnan Khan, a spokesman of Nowshera Police, told The Nation by phone ...

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  • peshawar   -   A prayer leader was besieged by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf supporters at a masjid in Hayatabad Township here on Friday. However, local elders and police rescued the prayer leader.During the Friday prayer sermon at the masjid in Bangash Market of Phase-VI, Maulana Nazeer Ahmed ...

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  • Peshawar - A former member of the National Assembly and scion of Chitral’s royal family Shahzada Mohiuddin passed away on Wednesday. Mohiuddin had been elected multiple times to represent Pakistan’s northern most district of Chitral. Mohiuddin was born on August 5, 1938 to Shahzada Amir-ud-Din, ...

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  • Peshawar - Superintendents and private secretaries posted in all 35 district administration and seven divisions of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa say the doors of promotion have been closed on them. The Nation, through a survey, has learnt that superintendents and private secretaries posted in districts ...

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