Swat demands attention

Swat is again making headlines as the new wave of lawlessness and the intrusion of militants in the restive Swat district is being reported from the city. The killing of a school van driver in an ambush, which also injured

4.6 magnitude earthquake jolts Swat district

SWAT: Earthquake tremors have been felt in and around the Swat district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Panic spread in and around Swat after the quake, and people came out of their homes chanting the Kalima Tayyaba. The epicenter was reported at 4.6

KP govt decides to rename Nawaz Sharif Kidney Hospital in Swat

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has decided to rename the Nawaz Sharif Kidney Hospital in Swat. The decision was taken during a session of the provincial cabinet on Monday. The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government had issued a statement to discuss renaming

PM condemns murder of Swat ATC judge, family

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has strongly condemned the murder of Anti-Terrorism Court judge Aftab Afridi and his family by armed assailants in Swabi. In a statement on Twitter, he said the perpetrators of this gruesome act will be apprehended

PM launches Sehat Card Plus programme in Swat

MINGORA: Prime Minister Imran Khan has inaugurated Sehat Card Plus programme for the entire population of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Addressing a public gathering during his visit to Swat, the prime minister said that the construction of motorways and expressways will change

Flood kills 22 people in Swat

SWAT: At least 22 people have swept away as an aftermath of heavy rains and flash floods that inundated Khyber Pakhtunkhawa. According to details, the floods in Swat damaged several houses while 22 people were swept away in river Swat.

4.4-magnitude earthquake jolts Swat and adjoining areas

SWAT: A 4.4 magnitude earthquake jolted parts of Swat and other cities of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Tuesday morning. The quake struck at the depth of  10 kilometers with its epicenter lying in the Hindu Kush region in Afghanistan. Also

14-year-old bride killed over wish to continue education

SWAT: A husband killed his newlywed 17-year-old wife in the Deolai area during the wee hours of Tuesday as she wanted to pursue her education. The incident took place in Swat. The deceased San Gul had been married to Anees