Mardan sees five women murders in a week

Abdul Sattar Five women have been murdered in three separate incidents in Mardan district in a week. Police data showed that three of them fallen prey...

School drop out and child labor on the rise due to pandemic

Javid Mahmood Pandemic has left devastating effects on child psychology and education, argue child rights activist and teachers. They say that government has failed to...

ANP demands probe into life attempt on Mian Iftikhar Hussain

Awami National Party (ANP) on Friday demanded probe into life attempt on party’s central general secretary Mian Iftikhar Hussain in Sakhakot area of Malakand. ANP’s...

Why Jamaat Islami is opposing sex reassignment on basis of self-perceived identity

Javid Mahmood Jamaat Islami (JI) has moved a amendment in Senate calling for setting up a board to recommend gender reassignment, instead of someone seeking...

KP LG Polls 2021: Nomination papers of 292 minority candidates’ accepted

Returning officers have accepted 292 nomination papers from minority candidates for local bodies’ polls across 17 districts of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Polls for two tiers...

Commissioner Malakand says citizen journalist murdered for speaking against drug mafia

Commissioner Malakand division Syed Zahirul Islam said Wednesday that citizen journalist Muhammad Zada was murdered for raising voice against drug dealers. Addressing a function in...

Pandemic forcing transgender to seek alternate source of income

Dollar, a transgender from Peshawar, faced stark economic choices during the pandemic. The ban on marriages functions had dealt a crushing economic blow on...

Peshawar has recorded 4779 dengue cases in ongoing outbreak

PESHAWAR: Provincial capital has recorded 4779 dengue cases during the ongoing outbreak. Health department figures released on Tuesday also declared 10 localities of provincial capital...

Malakand Levies claim to arrest citizen journalist’s killers

Malakand district administration on Monday claimed to have arrested two accused for allegedly murdering citizen journalist Muhammad Zada last Monday. Deputy commissioner Malakand Anwarul Haq...

Changing life styles necessary to control diabetes’ silent pandemic

Javid Mehmood Nihara Babi, a resident of Charsadda district is living with diabetes for past 15 years. Though she had no family history of diabetes;...

Pakistan to immunize 90 million children against measles and rubella

Pakistan has launched a nationwide campaign to immunize more than 90 million children against the deadly measles and rubella diseases across the country. Special Assistant...

Troika Plus airs concerns over Afghanistan humanitarian and economic situation

Troika plus on Afghanistan, comprising Pakistan, China, Russia and United States has expressed its deep concerns regarding severe humanitarian and economic situation in Afghanistan. The...