Closure of hostel facilities mars tribal students’ dream of higher education

The students of KUST hailing from the merged districts are annoyed with the university administration for closing down the hostel facility. 

Private schools, seminaries defy govt orders during Covid-19 second wave

Following the second wave of the coronavirus, the federal and the provincial governments decided to close all educational institutions.

BISE Mardan collected Rs343.4m from students just for awarding DMCs

The BISE Mardan had collected Rs343.4 million from students for exams which did not happen due to coronavirus.

Coronavirus pandemic puts diversified impacts on immunization programs

Naazir Afridi was one of the many parents in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa who have been refusing to vaccinate their children against the poliovirus.

Public express dismay over government’s corona awareness campaign

The campaign of KP government to create awareness about coronavirus has proved fruitless as people pay little or no heed to the official SOPs.

Corona vaccine arrives in KP amid spread of absurd rumours

With the arrival of coronavirus vaccine, new rumours are also surfacing in the world, particularly in the Muslim world.

Chilghoza prices drop amid corona-triggered lockdown

At a time when the prices of edibles have recorded increase, the prices of pine nuts dropped significantly during the coronavirus lockdown. 

Corona-triggered restrictions inflict heavy losses on Pak-Afghan traders, transporters

Yar Gul’s business of goods’ transport incurs huge losses whenever the Pak-Afghan Torkham border is closed.

Healthcare workers in 8 districts of KP to be the first to get corona...

The KP government has decided to launch coronavirus vaccine for healthcare workers in eight sensitive districts on priority basis.

COVID-19 causes heavy losses to fruit, vegetable growers, traders

The coronavirus pandemic is not only a global health issue, it is also having devastating impacts on the world economy.

Coronavirus pandemic intensifies housemaids’ dilemma 

Razia Mehsud As the number of corona positive patients rises amidst the second wave of the pandemic, uncertainty looms over Salma as she fears what...

Laborers fear another lockdown will put them under fresh trial

Abdul Malik is the sole breadwinner of his family. If he doesn’t get work, his family has no other source to get food and likely face hunger.