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MINGORA/ LOWER DIR: Awami National Party provincial president Ameer Haider Khan Hoti on Friday insisted that the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf had lost public trust as it had failed ... He said PTI ignored Swat and its people despite the fact that the people had offered major sacrifices against militancy.
TIMERGARA: The regional police officer, Malakand region, Akhtar Hayat Gandapur inaugurated the newly-built police posts at Lajbok and Kadh during his visit to the district. Speaking on the occasion, the RPO said that it was the responsibility of police to protect life and property of masses. He said that ...

A few weeks earlier, the Pakistan Army handed over the administrative powers to civil authorities on Tuesday in Lower Dir and Swat. MENAFN2704201801890000ID1096780403. Pakistan- 55% check posts eliminated in Mohmand Agency. Tags. #Pakistan. Comments. No comment. Category. Politics
TIMERGARA: Majority of voters in Lower Dir on Tuesday boycotted re-polling on local government vacant seats in different parts of the district as a mark of protest against the Election Commission of Pakistan's decision to hold by-election for the third time due to low turnout of woman voters. The ECP ...
TIMERGARA: Pakistan Zindabad Movement (PZM) organised a public meeting in favour of Pakistan Army here on Tuesday. Hundreds of people from Lower Dir and Upper Dir attended the rally at Timergara Rest House. They pledged to extend all-out support to the security forces. Pakistan Zindabad ...
“We harbour no differences when it comes to Islam and Pakistan,” said Gul Naseeb Khan. “We are against any voice that can harm Pakistan's security.” Sheikh Amjad said that the purpose of Pakistan Zindabad Movement was to highlight the fact that the people were with the armed forces and the country.

The weather took a pleasant turn as rain brought down temperatures and humidity in many parts of the country, while Karachi continues to battle the heat. According to weather forecasts, the downpour that mainly started Sunday night will continue in different parts of the country for the next two to three days.
TIMERGARA: Leaders of Pakistan Zindabad Movement (PZM) Lower Dir on Thursday said they wouldn't allow anyone to destroy peace which the security forces had restored after rendering matchless sacrifices. Speaking at a news conference at the Timergara Press Club, Pakistan Zindabad Movement ...
TIMERGARA: Jamaat-i-Islami MNA from Swat Aisha Syed on Friday said women of Dir would exercise their right to vote in the next general elections. Addressing ... The function was arranged by the JI women wing, Lower Dir chapter wherein scores of women from different villages announced to join the JI.
Addressing the rally, president of ex-employees of Dir state Abdul Sattar Khan, district councillor Inayatullah and others alleged that the Lower Dir administration wanted to vacate thousands of ... Meanwhile, Pakistan People Party, Lower Dir chapter, launched its party membership drive here on Sunday.
PESHAWAR, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 16th Mar, 2018 ):Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Finance, Muzaffar Said Advocate has said that the construction of Sanam Dam will bring a vast agriculture land under cultivation and usher an era of progress and development in Dir Lower. He was ...
ISLAMABAD: Awami National Party (ANP) has filed an application seeking adjustments in delimitations of constituencies announced by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP). The application, submitted by ANP leader Zahid Khan, raises objections against the newly-constituted Lower Dir ...
TIMERGARA: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), Lower Dir chapter, on Friday rejected fresh delimitation of constituencies in the district and announced to move the court ... JI Lower Dir head Maulana Asadullah said the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) had brought about unnatural changes to constituencies in the ...
TIMERGARA: Member Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly (MPA) from PK-96 (now PK-16), Lower Dir, Aizazul Mulk Ifkari, on Tuesday vowed to move court against changes to his constituency by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP). Talking to local journalists here, the JI lawmaker said the ECP under ...
TIMERGARA/TAKHTBHAI: Four persons were killed and two others injured in two different road accidents in the limits of Ouch Police Station here on Friday. Two youth identified as Zulfan Khan and Anwar were killed and their friend Suleman was injured when a car plunged into a ravine on Laram Top road ...
TIMERGARA: Pakistan Peoples Party, Lower Dir secretary information and district councillor Alam Zeb Advocate was on Wednesday sent on a one day judicial remand after additional district and sessions judge Liaquat Ali cancelled his bail before arrest application. The PPP leader had attained BBA after ...
DIR LOWER, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 28th Feb, 2018 ):District President PTI Dir Lower, Bashir Adovcate has urged the party leadership to take notice against the illegal intra party elections held in Malakand district. "The intra party elections was illegal and we are against it, therefore, we demand ...

CHAKDARA,(UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 27th Feb, 2018 ):Deputy Commissioner Lower Dir Sarmad Saleem held on Tuesday open forum(kulic Kacheri) and issued directives for resolutions of problems being faced by people of the area. Flanked by District Police Officer(DPO) Nosher Khan and other ...
LOWER DIR, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 23rd Feb, 2018 ):District Lower Dir Police Friday arranged a lecture on traffic rules awareness at a local school for the students. In-charge Traffic Police Shad Muhammad Khan on the special instructions of DPO Nosherwan Khan gave lecture on the traffic ...
TIMERGARA: Though by-election on a total of 19 local government seats in Lower Dir district was held in a peaceful manner, the turnout remained very low ... Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) candidate won tehsil Samarbagh seat by securing a total of 322 votes against 62 of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's (PTI) nominee.
While the district police said that it had arrested two suspects, social media users in Pakistan continued to raise awareness about the issue. Lawyer and civil rights activist, Mohammad Jibran Nasir, tweeting under the handle @MJibranNasir, wrote: “Mutilated body of a minor found in [the village of] Lower Dir ...
TIMERGARA: The body of an eight-year-old boy was recovered from a cave in an orange garden at Kadh village in Lower Dir district here, locals and police said on Saturday. They said Zaid Khan, 8, had gone missing from his house on December 25, 2017 and no clue had been found about him despite ...
PESHAWAR, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 15th Feb, 2018 ):Assistant Commissioner Adenzai Dir Lower Muhammad Shah Jamil Khan has started the remaining measurement of Sanam Dam at Chakdara in light of the directives of Deputy Commissioner Sarmad Saleem Akram. The process will be ...
TIMERGARA: Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) Malakand Range Akhtar Hayat Khan Gandapur and Commissioner Syed Zaheerul Islam inaugurated the newly built office of the district police officer (DPO) Lower Dir here . Both the officers briefly visited the district and opened the office. DPO Lower ...
TIMERGARA: The Lower Dir chapter of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf on Sunday demanded of the Election Commission of Pakistan to appoint polling staff on merit for the upcoming general election. The demand was made during a consultative meeting, which was held at a local hotel and attended by the party ...
TIMERGARA, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 14th Mar, 2018 ):District government Wednesday approved 274 million rupees developmental budget for district Lower Dir. The budget was presented by District Nazim Muhammad Rasool Khan in Convener Abdur Rashid chair that was unanimously ...
TIMERGARA: The Lower Dir district council on Thursday presented suggestions to the Election Commission of Pakistan for changes in the proposed delimitation of constituencies. The council session here was chaired by its convener Abdul Rasheed. District nazim Mohammad Rasool Khan and all the ...
In KP, 19,500 teams have been constituted for immunization in Peshawar, Charsadda, Nowshera, Mardan, Swabi, Malakand, Swat, Upper Dir, Lower Dir, Karak, Kohat, Hangu, Bannu, Lakki Marwat, Chitral, Tank and Dera Ismail Khan. Polio teams are also be available at railway stations, bus stands, public ...
TIMERGARA: Over 1,000 women in Lower Dir on Tuesday exercised their right to vote ending a decades old trend of women's disenfranchisement in the ... Majority of voters blamed the Election Commission of Pakistan for not setting up separate polling stations for women and short time for electioneering.
TIMERGARA: Though by-election on a total of 19 local government seats in Lower Dir district was held in a peaceful manner, the turnout remained very low ... Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) candidate won tehsil Samarbagh seat by securing a total of 322 votes against 62 of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's (PTI) nominee.
PESHAWAR, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 20th Feb, 2018 ):The Met Office on Tuesday forecast rain-thunderstorm and light snowfall over the hills for Chitral, Upper Dir, Swat, Shangla, Lower Dir, Abbottabad, Battagram and Kohistan districts and Kurram and South Waziristan agencies in FATA during ...
PESHAWAR, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 15th Feb, 2018 ):Assistant Commissioner Adenzai Dir Lower Muhammad Shah Jamil Khan has started the remaining measurement of Sanam Dam at Chakdara in light of the directives of Deputy Commissioner Sarmad Saleem Akram. The process will be ...
A notification issued by the ECP on Feb 6 said that re-polling would be held on all 45 seats, including tehsil council wards, village councils' general seats, peasant workers, women and youth councillor seats, in eight districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, including Lower Dir, Upper Dir, Buner, Shangla, Swat, ...
Pakistan Met Department communicated had on Saturday that westerly wave was likely to enter western parts of the country and likely to grip upper/central ... The rain and snowfall started in the Malakand division early morning that lowered the temperature in Swat, Chitral, Lower Dir and Upper Dir districts.
PESHAWAR, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 12th Feb, 2018 ):Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Finance Muzaffar Said Advocate while lauding the efforts of Sarhad Rural Support ... He said this while talking to a representative delegation of SRSP that called on him at Timergara in Lower Dir on Monday.
The Met Office official told APP that scenic Malam Jabba received a maximum of 23 millimeters (mm) heavy downpour followed by Bannu 19mm, Dir 14mm, DI Khan 11mm, Peshawar (A/P10, City 6), Kohat 10mm, Cherat, Lower Dir and Mirkhani 8mm, and Parachinar and Saidu Sharif received 7mm.
DIR LOWER, Feb 9 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 09th Feb, 2018 )::Assistant Commissioner (AC) Lal Qilla Jamal-ul-Din Friday visited two Community Driven Local Development (CDLD) Schemes and inspected its various under construction projects. Engineer Sub Division Lal Qila Amjad Ali was also ...
TIMERGARA: A total of 22 schools in Lower Dir district are without head teachers while 229 posts of subject specialists in government higher secondary ... PROTEST RALLY: Difa-i-Pakistan Council on Sunday held a protest rally at Samarbagh against the world silence on the atrocities in Held Kashmir.
TIMERGARA: Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) Malakand Range Akhtar Hayat Khan Gandapur and Commissioner Syed Zaheerul Islam inaugurated the newly built office of the district police officer (DPO) Lower Dir here . Both the officers briefly visited the district and opened the office. DPO Lower ...
LOWER DIR,(UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 01st Feb, 2018 ):Local police has arrested 17 proclaimed offenders (POs) and recovered weapons from their possession during last month. According to police on Thursday, seventeen POs were arrested during search operation conducted in various areas of ...
Rain and thunderstorm are also expected at isolated places in Malakand, Swat, Chitral, Upper and Lower Dir, Shangla, Buner, Abbottabad, Kohistan, Mansehra, Torghar and Battagram districts and also the Kurram, Mohmand and Bajaur Agencies during the next 24 hours. Mostly sunny weather was ...
Mohammad, who belongs to Maidan in Lower Dir district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, is facing trial in at least two cases registered in Swat district including one in 2009 and another in 1995. He has been accused of committing sedition, waging war against Pakistan, and several other offences, and has ...
Lower Dir, which currently has four seats, will also get an additional seat. Dera Ismail Khan and Tank have six seats altogether, which will increase by one. The five districts that stand to lose one seat each include Abbottabad, Haripur, Swabi, Chitral and Charsadda. In Balochistan, the provincial capital ...
The 2017 electoral law is a step for making the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) an autonomous body and its awards more powers to it. ... In by-election at PK-95 after the resignation of JI Ameer Sirajul Haq in Lower Dir, the local politicians of all political parties unanimously decided to stop women ...
DIR LOWER: The district Lower Dir police have apprehended 42 proclaimed offenders and seized 29-kilograms of hashish in an operation against outlaws and narcotics dealers during 2017, said Khal Police Station SHO here on Wednesday. Briefing the media, SHO Yunas Rehman said that a special ...
The US has been dependent on Pakistan for its own strategic objectives while Pakistan's dependence on the US has been more economic in nature. It has surely been an ... Operation Black Thunderstorm established the government's writ over Buner, Lower Dir, Swat and Shangla. Our narrative is that there ...
In Lower Dir, Pakistan Peoples Party, Lower Dir, on Friday observed the 90th birth anniversary of the party founder Zulfikar Ali Bhutto. Different functions in this regard were held at Munda, Maidan and Timergara. The function in Timergara was addressed by former provincial minister Mehmood Zeb and ...
According to the Pakistan Meteorological Department, dense foggy conditions are likely to prevail over plain areas of Punjab and upper Sindh during the ... Gilgit, Hunza -07°C, Quetta, Gupis -08°C, Kalam, Bagrote, Ziarat, Dir -05°C, Lower Dir, Parachinar, Rawalakot, Bunji, Drosh -02°C, Risalpur, Mirkhani, ...
There seems to be hope left for women enfranchisement and voter rights; but this certainly does not come from the Election Commission of Pakistan ... After complaints by women voters that they were deliberately stopped from voting at polling centres in the by-elections for a tehsil council seat in Lower Dir, ...
The medics of both Swabi and Swat medical colleges have been protesting the 'denial' of enhanced HPA for the last many months prompting the health ... In the category B, doctors are getting Rs100,000 HPA in Nowshera, Swat, Kohat, Mardan, Bannu, Charsadda, Dera Ismail Khan, Lower Dir, Haripur, ...


 

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