Artistes hope situation will turn better in post-corona period

At present, some 30 families are living in Banr street. Singing and dancing are their profession and source of livelihood.

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. 

KP govt issues corona SOPs for Muharram

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has finalized guidelines for the gatherings and processions of Muharramul Haram.

Overseas Pakistani laborers hit hard by COVID-19

The Coronavirus pandemic affected the global population but its impacts on Pakistani citizens living outside the country are multipronged.

Corona positivity ratio in Peshawar at 15.5 percent

Twelve more deaths and 322 cases were reported from coronavirus in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa during the last 24 hours.

Corona positivity rate 23pc in Swat, 22pc in Peshawar

The third wave of the coronavirus is intensifying in Pakistan with Peshawar showing 22 percent positivity rate and Swat 23 percent.

Rumours, lack of awareness behind low vaccination among refugees

The coronavirus vaccination process for Afghan refugees in Pakistan is continuing, but the refugees say the process is very slow.

Parents, teachers face difficulties in observing Covid19 SOPs

Abdul Sattar As the Corona Virus curve flattened in Pakistan, the federal government decided to reopen educational institutions across the country after a gap of...

Afghan refugees receive adequate assistance during COVID-19 lockdown

When the government imposed lockdown in March to curtail coronavirus in the country, it looked like someone pushed the pause button of life.

Government urged to implement SOPs, avoid imposing heavy fines, sealing markets

Amid the rising number of corona cases, traders’ community and civil administration are at loggerheads over the implementation of the SOPs.

Corona has made lives of labourers more challenging

In the present era, it has become difficult for a labourer to earn livelihood as remuneration is received after difficulty.

Peshawar journalists recount their struggles with pandemic

Nasreen Jabeen Shahzada Fahd, a Peshawar based journalist, twice contracted Covid-19 in the first and second wave. Those were the early days of the pandemic and...