Sawera Foundation, a welfare institution, has opened a centre for women belonging to the minority community affected by terrorism to train them in different skills to enable them to support their families.
Breast cancer kills about 40,000 women in Pakistan every year. The World Health Organisation (WHO) says previously only the older women complained about the disease but now it is also spreading quickly among the younger women in developing countries, including Pakistan.
Class-8 student Asad Aziz, who was a resident of Faqirabad area of Peshawar, was also among the martyrs of the Army Public School (APS) terrorist attack.
It is not only the abundance of vehicular traffic that has caused increase in the ratio of road accidents. There are also some other contributing factors that include reckless driving and violation of traffic rules by motorists and bikers
Over 10,000 shops in Bara Bazaar of Khyber Agency were closed during military operation against militants which have not been opened as yet.
Hurt by the indifferent attitude of the society, Alisha, a transgender, finally decided to come to the street for her rights.
Militancy alongwith sluggish approach of government authorities towards education has forced as many 70 kids to get education under the open blue sky.
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has established community schools in those parts of the province where children usually cannot access regular educational institutions due to long distances or any other reason.
The first Fazal Rehman Shaheed Memorial Cricket Championship got under way at Kabal ground in Swat on Sunday.
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister and Awami Jamhoori Ittihad (AJI) chief Shahram Khan Tarakai has decided to merge his party into the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). Shahram’s father Liaquat Tarakai has already won the Senate election on the PTI ticket. There were reports that the AJI in return for the Senate ticket will announce merger with the PTI.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has included 39-year-old Rifatullah Mohmand, hailing from Mohmand Agency, in the Twenty20 squad for the three-match series against England scheduled to begin on 26 November.
By Rafiullah KOHISTAN, 11 November: Literacy rate in the far situated district of Kohistan of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is extremely low which has caused great concerns...