Amazingly delicious: Kurram rice making lovers countrywide

By Ali Afzal PESHAWAR, 3 July: The people of FATA are known for their hospitality and special cuisines. However, the local Kurram rice which has...

Defeating disability, Ruqiya passes SSC examination

By Ali Afzal PARACHINAR, 01 July: Though female literacy is not encouraged in the conservative society of Federally-Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), yet the girls of...

Power outages, hot weather force people to swim in polluted canals

PESHAWAR, 30 June: Persistent warm weather and unannounced power breakdowns have forced the residents of the provincial metropolis to swim in extremely polluted canals. Talking...

Islamic calligraphy on the verge of extinction

PESAHWAR, 28 June: Centuries-old Islamic calligraphy art is on the verge of extinction, as the number of artists is shrinking day by day. One such...

Summer season brings black currants in Khyber mountains

By Ayaz Raza PESHAWAR, 03 June: With the arrival of the summer season, trees in the mountains of Khyber Agency have also filled with black...

Woman contesting district council polls in Swat aims to remove fear...

By Rafiullah SWAT, 25 May: Despite security concerns, a woman from New Colony of Matta tehsil in Swat, Robina is contesting the local bodies elections...

Regi Model Town project yet to see the light of day

Regi Model Town project has yet to see the light of the day—thanks to the successive provincial governments who failed to materialize the biggest housing project of the provincial metropolis.

Electronics Department students of UoP make electronic voting machine

PESHAWAR, 19 April: Although the local bodies elections in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa could not become possible through biometric system, but four students of the University...

Despite all odds, disabled person from Khyber Agency serving humanity

A disabled person from Khyber Agency has set up an institution for serving the disabled persons of his area.

Homecoming IDPs to get comprehensive package: Farman Khilji

PESHAWAR, 22 March: The repatriation process of the internally displaced persons of Khyber and South Waziristan tribal agencies has got underway and a large...

Changes in Gwadar-Kashgar trade route may spoil its objectives: Sardar Babak

PESHAWAR, 22 February: A controversy has surfaced over the proposed changes in the route of Gwadar-Kashgar Economic Corridor and different political leaders have expressed...

2011 World Cup: When Asians beat Asians

For the first time in the World Cup history, two Asian countries reached final in 2011.