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Heritage Trail Project aims revival of splendour in City of Flowers

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has initiated Heritage Trail Project to restore the historic and old buildings of Peshawar and beautify them.

Tirah people seek alternative to poppy crop

The people of Tirah area of Khyber Agency have called upon the government introduce another cash crop before eradicating poppy crop from the area.

Main mosque reopened after 6-year in Tirah Valley

Local people appreciated the efforts of Pakistan Army for the restoration of peace in the area,

‘Poverty behind rising number of suicide incidents among Chitrali women’

The district government and Chitral Scouts jointly organized the festival where different stalls were set up including embroidery, local art, books and literature providing information about wildlife of the district.

Girl says she was repeatedly raped by a Christian lad

A vendor girl has alleged that she has been raped repeatedly for seven days by a Christian lad in Shabqadr’s Wapda colony. Shazia who sells household items in different areas of the district told media persons on Thursday that she was on a visit to Shabqadr on March 28 when the accused Adrak invited her to his house and molested her. “I along with my sister had gone to Shabqadr’s Wapda colony where the accused Adrak, son of Davis, on the pretext of buying utensils invited me to his house and raped me,” Shazia revealed.

Traditional festivals concluded in Tank, DI Khan

The organisers said that festival aims at to provide people of the District with healthy entertainment who have suffered worst times due to the insurgency in the region.

Sumbal wants to quit dancing profession

By Rafiullah Sumbal has no passion to dance, especially to make it a source of livelihood, but poverty forced her to dance in wedding ceremonies...

Tonga travel reviving in Swat

MINGORA, June 16: The Tonga riding culture, which had disappeared in Swat district, has been reviving in the area. A Tonga driver of Qambar area,...

From sowing to harvesting, women look after marijuana crops in Khyber...

Tirah Maidan area of Bara sub-division in Khyber Agency is known for hashish production and many people in the area are directly or indirectly associated with this business.

Peshawari chappals selling like hot cakes as Eid draws closer

PESHAWAR, 9 July: As the holy month of Ramazan is heading towards its end and Eidul Fitr is drawing closer, a large number of...

Three years on, reconstruction of Alam Goodar’s historical school yet to...

“The school was reopened in 2015 after the return of the displaced tribesmen but no construction or rehabilitation work has been carried out in it,” the teacher added.

Pakistan pushes for coal energy irrespective of availability of clean energy...

Despite Pakistan’s diminutive contribution to global Green House Gasses (GHG) emissions, it is among the top ten most climate-affected countries of the world, as indicated by the Global Climate Risk Index developed by Germanwatch.

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