Environment-friendly, solar-powered auto rickshaw ready for commercial production

Said Nazir PESHAWAR: Four students of CECOS University, Mr Muhammad Zeeshan, Mr Musa Khan, Mr Mehmoodul Hassan and Mr Samir Khan Afridi, have designed a...

Salt of the earth: student from Shangla becomes inspiration for peers

By Mr Rafiullah MINGORA, December 4: Whether you call him a studious student, a thinker or an engineer, several adjectives are insufficient to describe Mr...

Bajaur political agent reveals facts about girls recovered from Karachi

            PESHAWAR, November 30: Few days ago, police had recovered 36 girls from a congested house in Karachi. Twenty among these girls belong to Bajaur...

From rural grounds to national team: Junaid Khan seems determined to...

By Mr Ayaz Raza PESHAWAR, November 26: The national cricket team player, Mr Junaid Khan, was born on 24 December, 1989 in Swabi district of...

Displacement from FATA region main reason behind increasing polio cases: EPI...

By Syed Aqib Ali Shah PESHAWAR, November 21: Owing to rapid increase in polio cases in the country, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has imposed...

Right to Public Services Act to improve services delivery: Azmat Hanif...

By Mr Arshad Khan PESHAWAR, November 9: The provincial government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa passed a resolution on 22 January to facilitate citizens and to ensure...

KP has written to Election Commission to hold local govt elections:...

PESHAWAR, October 2: The local government elections have been a much-touted issue since formation of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government, led by the Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf. In...

Terrorism-affected family living miserable life in Swat

By Mr Rafiullah MINGORA, October 29: The year 2007 unfolded ordeals to Ms Siraj and her children because life changed in a flash: her husband...

Authorities carrying out targeted operation in Khyber Agency: official

PESHAWAR, October 26: The Khyber Agency Political Agent, Mr Shahab Ali Shah, says that the “Operation Khyber 1” launched in Khyber Agency is a...

Khyber Pass railway line: an engineering marvel in ruins

KHYBER, October 18: The railway line traversing the tough mountains of Khyber Agency is considered by many a wonder, but the track has been...

Even six years after death, Badar Munir remains household name in...

MARDAN/PESHAWAR,  October 11: Mr Badar Munir is a household name when it comes to the Pashto film industry. The 6th death anniversary of legendary...

Ragtag tribesmen used to scant health facilities in Lala Cheena

By Muhammad Shahid JAMRUD, Khyber Agency: At the crack of dawn, Mr Daulat Khan leaves his mud-home for the Civil Dispensary in Lala Cheena village where...