from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of northwest Pakistan northwest of Lahore. It has long been strategically important for its proximity to the Khyber Pass. Population: 1,210,000.
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- proper n. The capital of North West Frontier Province, Pakistan, situated near Federally Administered Tribal Areas.
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- n. city in northern Pakistan at the eastern end of the Khyber Pass
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PESHAWAR: PESCO has increased the duration of load-shedding from six hours to eight hours in Peshawar and adjoining areas.
PESHAWAR: Grand Jirga of Haleemzai tribe belongs to Mohmand Agency, fedrally administered tribal area, situated in north of Peshawar, capital of North West Frontier Province held today.
PESHAWAR: An active worker set a blaze himself as protest against the disqualification of the chief of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz group (PMLN) ex-Prime Minister Mian Nawaz sharif and his youngster brother Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif in a protest rally held in historical place Chowk Yadgar of Peshawar.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan — A suicide bombing that killed three people and wounded 17 outside a press club in the northwestern city of Peshawar has underscored ...
PESHAWAR: Militants exploded four bombs in quick succession on Monday close to the US Consulate in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, police and witnesses said.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan: A suicide bomber attacked Pakistani police guarding a protest rally against power cuts in the city of Peshawar on Monday killing 23 people, police and government officials said.
PESHAWAR: An explosion struck Monday near a school run by a police foundation in the northwest Pakistani city of Peshawar, police said.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan - An explosion struck Monday near a school run by a police foundation in the northwest Pakistani city of Peshawar, police said.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - A 6-year-old Pakistani schoolboy was killed and five boys and two other people wounded in an explosion on Monday outside a school in the northwestern city of Peshawar, doctors said.
PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN: There are reports of several blasts heard in the Pakistani city of Peshawar on Monday, police said, while some residents said they heard firing soon after the explosions.