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    Gorgakh Killed In Swabi Pakistan

  • Pilots killed in Gilgit hailed from Swabi, Kohat

    SWABI/KOHAT: The two pilots who were killed along with foreign ambassadors in the military helicopter crash in Gilgit hailed from Swabi and Kohat districts, according to their families...

    Pilot Major Faisal hailed from Chota Lahor village, Swabi district...

  • SP killed in Swabi firing

    PESHAWAR: A Superintendent of Police (SP) Elite Force Bannu Hairul Haseeb was killed on Saturday in Saleem Khan area of Swabi district...

    According to District Police Officer Swabi Sajjad Khan, Hairul Haseeb was on his way home from a mosque after offering morning prayers when unidentified gunmen on motorcycle opened fire and killed him...

  • Two soldiers, five militants killed in Swabi clash

    SWABI: In what appears to be a surge in militant attacks and subsequent res­ponse to them by the security forces, five suspected terrorists were killed during an operation conducted by the army in the Malikabad area on Tuesday...

    The fresh violence comes on the heels of a militant attack from across the border in Afghanistan on three Pakistani checkpoints in the Mohmand Agency in which 15 assailants were killed...

  • Acquiring gas connection in Swabi is not so easy

    SWABI: Acquiring gas connection is an uphill task for the consumers who are made to use all means, legal or illegal, to get one, but to no avail...

    Rajwali Khan of Maneri Bala said that under the country’s constitution every Pakistani had the right to have access to basic facilities of life like gas, electricity, water, but it seemed that such provisions were not for the people of Swabi...

  • ANP stages a comeback in Swabi

    SWABI: The Awami National Party (ANP), which had utterly failed in the 2013 general elections in its stronghold here in Swabi district, has staged a grand comeback in the Saturday’s local government election while giving an ignominious defeat to its arch-rivals the Awami Jamhoori Ittehad Pakistan (AJIP) and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf candidates in 23 of the 54 union councils while unofficial results of two union councils are still awaited... ...

  • ANP, PTI woo JUI-F to form LG govt in Swabi

    SWABI: Awami National Party has offered the district naib nazim slot to Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-F in a bid to thwart the PTI plan to form local government at the district and the tehsil levels with the support of JUI-F...

    Pakistan Muslim League-N is also supporting us in formation of the district government,” he added...

  • Senior minister terms Swabi election massively rigged

    PESHAWAR: Casting further doubts on the transparency and fairness of the May 30 local government elections in the province, Senior Provincial Minister Shahram Khan Tarakai has termed the polls in his native Swabi district massively rigged...

    In an unprecedented move, he demanded of Election Commission of Pakistan to declare the Saturday’s elections null and void and hold re-polling in the supervision of army...

  • Power outages irk Swabi residents

    SWABI: The Peshawar Electric Supply Company (Pesco) has started heavy power loadshedding with the start of summer, causing serious problems for the consumers, especially the business community...

    KILLED: A man was killed over a petty issue here on Tuesday...

  • Six million saplings to be planted in Swabi

    SWABI: The Pakistan Tobacco Company (PTC) and district forest department have planned to plant 6 million saplings in a joint tree plantation campaign which would commence in Swabi district on Friday...

    SECURITY DISCUSSED: The district police and army officials in their meeting discussed security situation and visited the University of Swabi and Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University, Swabi, here on Wednesday...

  • Journalist gunned down in Swabi

    SWABI: A local journalist was gunned down outside his house in Swabi town on Thursday, police and hospital sources said...

    The body was shifted to the District Headquarters Hospital Swabi...

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