Peshawar | The Daily Star
  • 15 govt employees killed in Pakistan blast

    At least fifteen people were killed when a bomb exploded on a bus carrying government employees in the volatile northwest Pakistani frontier city of Peshawar on Wednesday, officials say.

  • Shahid Afridi

    ‘Fail in Asia Cup, lose World Cup spot’

    Shahid Afridi, Pakistan captain fires a stern warning salvo at the national players, and calls upon them to pull up their socks during the Asia Cup in Bangladesh or lose T20 world cup spot.

  • Tamim bids adieu to PSL

    Tamim posted a heart-felt message on his Facebook account and articulated his gratitude towards Peshawar Zalmi as he bids adieu to Pakistan Super League.

  • Tamim with Boom Boom’s daughters

    Bangladesh’s dashing left hand opening batsman Tamim Iqbal has been in terrific form, and delivering the goods for his team Peshawar Zalmi in the first edition of Pakistan Super League.

  • 21 killed in Pakistan university attack

    21 people die in a Taliban assault on a university in Pakistan Wednesday, where witnesses report two large explosions as security forces move in under dense fog to halt the bloodshed.

  • Pakistan suicide bombing 'kills 10' in Peshawar

    At least 10 people have been killed by a suicide bomber riding a motorbike close to a police checkpoint in north-western Pakistan, police say.

  • 17 hurt in Afghan earthquake

    A powerful 6.3-magnitude earthquake strikes northern Afghanistan, with tremors felt as far away as India, injuring 17 people.

  • Gunmen attack Pakistan air force base in Peshawar

    At least six militants have been killed during an attack on a Pakistani air force base in Peshawar, officials say.

  • Soldiers kill 80 militants in Pakistan

    A Pakistani military official says soldiers have killed 80 militants and wounded about 100 in an operation near the Afghan border