‘Afghan refugees deserve more coverage on mainstream media’

TNN arranged a special program titled ‘Problems in access to information’ in connection with the World Refugee Day on Saturday.

Can local FM radio channels compete with foreign channels?

Experts believe that it would be a big challenge for the government-run channels to compete with foreign channels and attract their audience.

Afghan refugees in Pakistan lack access to authentic information

Qaiser Afridi told TNN that the UNHCR has devised a plan to share information with the refugees about coronavirus with the help of volunteers.

Terror affected people in South Waziristan not prepared to stay home

There is a threat of rapid spread of coronavirus in South Waziristan as most of the people are not following precautionary measures and social distancing.

For many Afghan refugees, going back is not an option

The Afghan culture, particularly the cuisine and dresses, has left impact on the local culture in Pakistan, particularly in tribal districts.

‘People thought I was doing corona drama for money’

A primary school teacher (PST) from Nansir village in Buner, Taj Wali Shah, was tense after his coronavirus test came back as positive.

Khassadars from Shinwari tribe form committee to pursue demands

The personnel of Khassadar force from Shinwari tribe of Khyber tribal district have vowed to continue efforts for getting their due rights at every forum.

‘Afghan refugees won’t return willingly’

Naheed Jahangir PESHAWAR: Many Afghan refugees are living in Pakistan for the last 40 years, but still most of them are reluctant to go back. “I...

KP Youth Assembly helping the deserving families amid pandemic dilemma

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Youth Assembly (KPYA) led from the front side by side with the government to help the affected people, particularly the working class.

Two ANP lawmakers contract coronavirus

Two Members of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly (MPAs) affiliated with the Awami National Party (ANP) have contracted coronavirus.

Peshawar citizens offered cash reward for catching stray dogs

Over incrasing complaints, the Livestock Department of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has announced Rs200 reward on capturing one stray dog by citizens.

Senior journalist dies of coronavirus in Peshawar

The journalist had been in home isolation after testing positive for the virus but was shifted to the hospital five days ago after his condition worsened.