Unable to fight stigmas, mother had tried to kill her transgender child

Gul Bano family had to leave their native village for Karachi as they were unable to face society with a person, who is a transgender.

Police recover two bodies from fields in Peshawar

The bullet-riddled bodies were found in the agriculture fields in Sarband area of the provincial capital.

Candidates protest irregularities in appointment process

The protesters gathered outside the press club and chanted slogans against the administration for alleged violation of merit. 

Doctors reopen OPDs at Lady Reading Hospital for 2 days

The Outpatient departments (OPDs) have been shut as a result of the strike creating immense difficulties for patients.

Several girls quit school in Landikotal village over lack of facilities

Dozens of students of the Girls Primary School in Okada in Khyber district have left school due to shortage of teaching staff and lack of other facilities.

Chief Minister invites doctors for talks as strike continues for 4th day

Government hospitals nurses and the technicians also announced to join the doctors in their protest against the provincial government

Kohat police foil arms smuggling bid

The district police officer revealed that the weapons and ammunition were being smuggled to southern districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.  

EPI to pay parents for vaccinating children against diseases in tribal district

The parents of the child/children will receive Rs 200 per vaccination visit to the health centre.

Candidates to protest irregularities in appointment process

The elders alleged that talented and well-educated candidates were deprived of their rights to get the job through a well-planned strategy.

KP govt approves new e-transfer policy for teachers

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mehmood Khan has approved e-transfer policy for teachers in the Elementary and Secondary Education Department.

KP govt invites protesting doctors for negotiations

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has finally succumbed to pressure by the protesting doctors and invited them for negotiations.

Arms, ammunition recovered in Orakzai

Weapons include heavy machine guns, mortar shells, Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and other weapons of different bores.

Govt to ban use of plastic bags in Islamabad from August 14

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Baluchistan governments have already enforced a ban on plastic bags but so the order couldn’t be implemented.

Govt notifies combined SSC exam from 2020, abolishes 9th grade board exam

The government introduced board assessment exam of 8th class from next academic year.  

No end to patients’ suffering as doctors continue to boycott OPDs

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa doctor’s council has announced that their strike will continue and they will do duties only in emergency wards of hospitals

Charsadda University students protest against fee hike

The students of Bacha Khan University Charsadda on Friday staged protest demonstration against increase of fee by the university administration.