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Grenade attack at Pakistan cinema kills 10

At least 10 people were killed and 16 others wounded in a grenade attack at a cinema in Pakistan's restive northwest city of Peshawar on Tuesday, officials said. The incident at the Shama cinema, known for showing pornographic films in one of its auditoriums, came 11 days after a similar attack in another movie theatre in the same city. "Initially we can say two blasts inside one of the halls of Shama cinema were caused by hand grenades," senior police official Najib-ur-Rehman told AFP. "Ten people were killed and 16 others were wounded in the attack."

Grenade attack on cinema kills 4 in NW Pakistan

At least four people were killed and 31 wounded late Sunday when unidentified attackers hurled two grenades at a cinema in northwest Pakistan, police and medics said. The attack on the Picture House cinema in Peshawar, the region's main city, took place as some 90 people were watching a late night show of the film 'Ziddi Pakhtun' (Stubborn Pushtun), police said. "At least four people have been killed and 31 injured. Attackers hurled two grenades and fled the scene," Faisal Mukhtar, a senior police official, told AFP.

Pakistan church attack death toll climbs to 43

Two suicide bombers Sunday killed at least 43 people and wounded more than 80 at a church in the restive northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, officials said. "The death toll has risen to 43 and there are more than 80 wounded," Doctor Sher Ali, deputy medical superintendent of Peshawar's main Lady Reading Hospital, told AFP. Another hospital official and a senior administration official confirmed the death toll. str-mmg/sm

Bomb outside church kills at least 9 in NW Pakistan

A bomb blast outside a church killed at least nine people and wounded 30 others in the restive northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on Sunday, officials said. "We have received nine dead and more than 30 wounded," Jamil Shah, a spokesman for Peshawar's Lady Reading hospital, told AFP. Two police officials confirmed the bomb blast and casualties. str-mmg/pst

Minister is briefed overall performance of the Post-Graduate Medical Institute Hayatabad Medical Complex

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Caretaker Minister for Health & Higher Education, Dr. Farrukh Seir was briefed about the objectives, achievements, administrative structure and overall performance of the Post-Graduate Medical Institute Hayatabad Medical Complex, Peshawar.Dean of the PGMI, Prof: Dr. Akhtar Ali gave the presentation. Secretary Health Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Abid Ali and Associate Dean of PGMI Prof: Dr.

Minister is briefed overall performance of the Post-Graduate Medical Institute Hayatabad Medical Complex

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Caretaker Minister for Health & Higher Education, Dr. Farrukh Seir was briefed about the objectives, achievements, administrative structure and overall performance of the Post-Graduate Medical Institute Hayatabad Medical Complex, Peshawar.Dean of the PGMI, Prof: Dr. Akhtar Ali gave the presentation. Secretary Health Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Abid Ali and Associate Dean of PGMI Prof: Dr.

PSC schedule ability tests in different subjects

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Public Service Commission has scheduled ability tests in different subjects scheduled to be held on 16th, 17th, 18th 29th and 30th April 2013 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Public Service Commission, 2 Fort Road, near Governor House, Peshawar Cantt as per detail given below.S. No. Name of postNo.

PSC schedule ability tests in different subjects

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Public Service Commission has scheduled ability tests in different subjects scheduled to be held on 16th, 17th, 18th 29th and 30th April 2013 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Public Service Commission, 2 Fort Road, near Governor House, Peshawar Cantt as per detail given below.S. No. Name of postNo.

Four individuals abducted from Peshawar released

Four individuals abducted by terrorists on April 1 from Sheikh Mohammadi Grid Station, near Peshawar, were released on Sunday evening.According to security officials here, all the abducted persons reached back to their houses safe and sound.

Administration removes oversized billboards, hoardings, posters

On the directives of Deputy Commissioner (D.C) Peshawar, district administration removed all oversized billboards, hoardings and posters from different parts of the city, said a press release issued here Tuesday.According to details, D.C Mohammad Javed Marwat have directed Additional Assistant Commissioner (AAC)-III, Abdul Naseer Khan, TOR, Rehman Khattak and staff of Municipal Corporation Peshawar (MCP) for the removalof oversized billboards, hoardings and posters to implement the code of conduct announced by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP).The administratio
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