Does Covid19 cause postponement of Local Government polls in KP?

Nabi Jan Orakzai, Muhammad Tayyeb Despite the passage of more than one year, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has failed to hold new Local Government elections...

Political atmosphere getting hotter amidst second wave of coronavirus pandemic

Abdul Qayyum Afridi PESHAWAR: Defying repeated warnings from the government, the opposition’s alliance, Pakistan Democratic Movement held five massive public meetings in major cities of...

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.

COVID-19 makes life harder for transgender community

The outbreak of coronavirus in March made the lives of transgender people more difficult. There are challenges that made them suffer more.

Huge decline observed in home tuition business

Lubna Aftab Peshawar: The Covid-19 pandemic has impacted lives and institutions across the world. From global disruptions in production to supply chains to a new...

‘Grief of young sons’ martyrdom has buried us alive’

On the sixth anniversary of the Army Public School (APS) terrorist attack, the mothers of all martyred students were in tears.

Coronavirus pandemic multiplies Afghan refugees’ miseries

The Afghan refugees, who have been living in different camps, have been facing the brunt of the pandemic and the subsequent lockdowns.

Travel restrictions affect Afghan patients’ timely treatment in Pakistan

Mehrab Afridi Landi Kotal: The travel restrictions imposed by the government of Pakistan in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic made many Afghan citizens suffer...

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.

Joint family system no longer a preferred option in KP

There was a time when the joint family system was considered a source of blessings in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, but that is not the case now.

Opposition says KP govt not sincere in holding LG polls

The opposition parties in KP say the stubborn attitude of the government is the main cause behind delay in local government elections.

Many private educational institutions in KP not ‘closed’ as such

The government has announced closure of all educational institutions, but in KP, many private schools are not implementing these orders.