Residents, tourists facing problems due to damaged roads in Kalash valley

By Gul Hamad Farooqi CHITRAL, July 21: While many tourists have visited lush green Kalash valley in Chitral district and several more may be planning...

Islamabad declares Indian actor’s house as national heritage

PESHAWAR, July 14: The Prime Minister, Mr Nawaz Sharif, has declared the ancestral house of known Indian film star Dilip Kumar as national heritage...

Cheel valley: blessed by nature, ignored by authorities

BATTAGRAM, June 27: With temperatures rising continuously, the Cheel valley of Battagram district, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, is attracting tourists due to its chilly weather and...

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,...

Indifference turns Wazir Bagh into a deserted place

By Muhammad Shahid PESHAWAR: Welcome to the Mughal-era Wazir Bagh. Sorry for not looking a park or garden now, but I used to be a...

War game: archery in traditional form popular in rural Pakistan

TNN Report PESHAWAR: The crowd of villagers are all eyes as a ‘mukhwal’ takes aim by pulling his slingshot amid a pindrop silence. Soon afterwards,...

Scenic beauty of Laram Top pulling nature lovers

LARAM TOP, Lower Dir: The midnight howling of jackals on the forested and cloud-piercing Laram hills may disturb tourists. However, for the quinquagenarian Muhammad...

UoP’s Baragali campus: a stroll through clouds

By Muhammad Shahid BARAGALI, Pakistan: As the call for Maghrib prayer echoes in the air, Muhammad Ajab stops ruminating, leaves his chair and walks towards...