BISHAM: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) senior vice-president Amir Muqam on Sunday survived yet another attempt on his life in which six persons, including three policemen, were killed as two roadside blasts occurred near his convoy in the Martung area in Puran tehsil in Shangla. The News.
ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar said the Mullah Fazlullah-led Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has rejected the dialogue offer but the government still believes in negotiations, which remains its prime priority. The News, Dawn, The Frontier Post.
PESHAWAR: Mian Mushtaq, a senior leader of the Awami National Party (ANP), his driver and a party worker were killed when armed motorcyclists opened fire on his car in Mashokhel village. The News, Dawn.
ISLAMABAD: The spokesman for the banned Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) had a 20-minute talk with late Chaudhry Aslam, discussing his role and the threats to his life but also joked about the PML-N government handing over Karachi to the TTP. The News.
MINGORA: For the first time in the history of Swat district, women took part in a Jirga held in Barikot tehsil. The News.
PESHAWAR: The superintendent of police (SP), City, Faisal Mukhtar, said police had been alerted while the entry of Afghan refugees into the city limits has been banned as part of the security arrangements for Eid Miladun Nabi. The News, The Express Tribune.
LAKKI MARWAT: The elders of the Tehreek Tahaffuz-e-Haqooq-e-Marwat Sunday asked the authorities of the Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Limited (SNGPL) to provide natural gas to Abbakhel, Dallokhel and adjacent villages. The News.
PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government is planning to establish a facilitation centre in the provincial capital and certain other cities to assist the overseas Pakistanis belonging to the province. The News.
PESHAWAR: The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) government announced on Monday that it will give Rs5 million to Aitizaz Hasan’s family. The Express Tribune.
SWABI: A traffic constable was shot at and injured by unidentified armed motorcyclists in the Link Road neighbourhood of Swabi city. The Express Tribune.
PESHAWAR: The Awami National Party will provide full support to the federal government in dealing with terrorism and for restoration of peace if any such request is made to the party. Dawn.
PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Pervez Khattak has announced the abolition of class-based education system in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa from coming March and introduction of unified academic system across the province. Dawn.
DAGGAR: Jamiat Ulema-iIslam-F parliamentary leader in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Maulana Lutfur Rehman has said that the ruling parties in the province and centre should honour `people`s mandate` and hold talks with Taliban to restore peace in the country. Dawn.
PESHAWAR: The Provincial government has summoned investigative reports about cases of sexual harassment of female employees, and students, while also formulating harassment committees over the issue. The Frontier Post.
PESHAWAR: The police arrested 20 criminals including five proclaimed offenders during a search operation. The Frontier Post.
PESHAWAR: Like the other part of country all arrangements have almost been completed in the provincial metropolis Peshawar to celebrate Eid Miladun Nabi (PBUH) with reverence and religious enthusiasm. The Frontier Post.
PESHAWAR: A two day meeting of provincial Majlis-e-Shora of Jamaat-e-Islami culminated on Sunday and it approved multiple resolutions. The meeting was led by provincial Ameer Jamaat-e-Islami, Professor Mohammad Ibrahim Khan in Almarkaz-e-Islami. According to the resolutions, it said the JI provincial Majlis-e-Shora reposes confidence over the 8th month reign of PTI led provincial government in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and it maintained supremacy of merit, ending corruption in institutions, announcement of local government elections and demanded for restoring peace in province. The Frontier Post.