Tag Archives: Dir

Floody fiasco

Floodwater inundates 50 villages in DG Khan, 300 villages in Jaffarabad More than 50 villages in Dera Ghazi Khan (DG Khan) were submerged with floodwater on Wednesday after the water-level rose in

Earthquake shakes Northern areas

An earthquake registering 4.1 on the richter scale struck Chitral, Swat, Dir, and its adjoining areas on Saturday morning. Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) said that the epicenter of the earthquake was 43

15 dead in Lower Dir IED blast

At least 15 people were killed and 11 others injured when unidentified militants targeted a passenger van with a high-intensity improvised explosives devise (IED) in Lower Dir on Sunday morning. The dead

Bomb blast kills 14 in Lower Dir: police

A remote-controlled bomb targeting a passenger van killed at least 14 people and wounded 10 others in Lower Dir on Sunday, police said, blaming militants for the attack. The blast took place