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Syed Zahid Jan

PPP wins by-election in JI stronghold

UPPER DIR: The Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) suffered a setback in its stronghold of Upper Dir district on Tuesday when,... Published Sep 16, 2015 06:53am

Malakand general, six others killed

UPPER DIR,: Just a day after the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government announced a phased withdrawal of troops from Malakand... Updated Sep 16, 2013 07:44am

PPP, JI in for a close fight in Upper Dir again

UPPER DIR, May 3: Traditional archrivals Pakistan People’s Party and Jamaat-i-Islami are again in for a close fight for the lone National Assembly seat (NA-33) in Upper Dir. Published May 04, 2013 07:47am

No ATM in entire Upper Dir district

UPPER DIR, March 15: The residents of Upper Dir district have demanded early installation of automated teller machines (ATMs) at local branches of banks. Published Mar 15, 2013 10:12pm

Deadline for surrendering arms in Dir extended

UPPER DIR, Jan 9: The army on Wednesday extended the deadline for the local residents to surrender heavy weapons to Jan 14 at the request of the elders. Published Jan 10, 2013 02:59am