Peshawar city

Anti-polio campaign launched in Peshawar

 A two-day anti-polio campaign was launched in Pakistan's Peshawar city on Monday amidst tight security.

Jun 15, 2015, 15:22 PM IST

Pakistan police stumped by preaching centre bomb

Police investigating a bomb attack on a preaching centre in northwest Pakistan said Friday they had no clear idea who could have been behind the blast.

Jan 17, 2014, 16:06 PM IST

Shakil Afridi`s lawyers seeks his retrial be conducted in jail

Lawyers of a Pakistani doctor, who allegedly helped the US track down Osama bin Laden, have sought his retrial to be conducted at the Central Prison in Peshawar city, citing security threats.

Sep 10, 2013, 16:43 PM IST

Militants kill two policemen in Pakistan

Two policemen were killed when a group of militants ambushed a check post on the outskirts of Peshawar city in northwest Pakistan.

Nov 22, 2012, 18:32 PM IST

Pakistani bomb disposal expert killed in blast

A bomb disposal expert was killed on Friday in Pakistan`s Peshawar city while attempting to defuse an explosive device.

Sep 28, 2012, 23:58 PM IST

Bomb disposal squad member killed while defusing device

A member of the bomb disposal squad in the restive Peshawar city of northwest Pakistan was killed friday while defusing an explosive device, police officials said.

Sep 28, 2012, 14:49 PM IST

Pak: Blast targets Air Force van, ten killed

The PAF van was headed for the local airbase when explosives planted in a car were triggered by remote control in Badabher area, police officials said.

Sep 19, 2012, 17:40 PM IST

One killed, three injured in blast near Peshawar

A man was killed and three children were injured when a low intensity bomb went off on the outskirts of Peshawar city in northwest Pakistan.

Dec 24, 2011, 16:06 PM IST