FATA Merger with KP has given a new hope to tribal youth

Over 27,000 sq km area of erstwhile Fata was inhabited by the Pakhtun tribes and since centuries it was a lawless region.

A reliable and convenient Pink Bus Service is a step forward towards women empowerment

Beside many other issues and barriers which have curbed the development and empowerment of women in society in different walks of life, the issue of transport is one of the concerns for women in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).

Girl secretly attending a school aspires to become a doctor

19-year-old Fatima says she wants to become a doctor but she couldn’t go to school for four years as her father was not willing to send her to school.
In Pakistan: Does LinkedIn helps in finding jobs?

In Pakistan, Does Linkedin help in getting jobs?

Users complain that despite of having worth-looking CVs, they are not being hired or approached, although they've maintained their probiles on LinkedIn.

Time To End Private Schools Monopoly in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Government authrority to keep check on private schools has stopped private institutes from increasing or collecting advance fees from parents and students until they decide the fee structure.
Alcohal consumption has increased in Canada

New Research: Canada stands third in alcohol consumption

Experts believe that the rise in drinking habit is due to the loneliness of individuals in big metropolitan areas.
religious minorities enjoy complete freedom in Pakistan

‘Minorities enjoy complete freedom in Pakistan’

According to Gilani Research Foundation Survey, 87 % Pakistanis including minorities believed that minorities in Pakistan have freedom of speech and equal rights.

Two days Training in Washington DC (Part-2)

The purpose of the US visit was to attend a training sponsored by the State Department. I was among the 10 participants selected by Internews.
South Waziristan tribal district

Misuse of quota system depriving tribal youth of jobs, admissions

The misuse of quota system for backward areas of erstwhile Fata and FRs by the people of settled areas has resulted into violation of merit.

Woman a delicate commodity, but not so weak

After seeing the video of Professor Salahuddin, I am compelled to think that whether a girl is so weak than any stranger can come and act indecently?

Side effects of working from home

Globalization has rotated towards de-globalization and localization since the outbreak of coronavirus in December 2019 in China and then rest of the world.

A letter to anti-merger forces in the former FATA

I was raised in Darra Adam Khel. I went to school there until the age of 17. The attack on the police by the anti-merger demonstrators hurt me deeply.