Energy crisis has pushed Pakistan to seek coal imports from Afghanistan

Muhammad Faheem In the face of electricity and gas shortage which is bringing industries to grinding halt, Pakistan has turned to the importing coal from...

Killing of transgender Mano brings the role of maRakh into spotlight

Anwar Zeb The bloodied body of transgender Mano was lying at a stretcher outside the hospital. There were no relatives around. Transgender belonging to Peshawar...

UoP Persian department on the verge of closure

As the world was celebrating International Mother Languages Day on February 22, 2022, Persian department at the University of Peshawar was on the verge of closure.

Absence of cremation grounds forcing Peshawar Hindus & Sikhs to bury their dead

Salma Jehangir Death of Ram Lal’s 16 years old daughter Poonam due to meningitis brought the grief-stricken man face to face with stark choices. Lal,...

Internet services restored in Kurram after five years suspension

Rifaqatullah Razarwal Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has restored cellular data service in Kurram district after five years long suspension. Daud Khan, a journalist told TNN that the...

KP honey production down by 35pc due to climate change

Iftikhar Khan Gulab Shah, a beekeeper from Nowshera district was hopeful of getting plentiful honey yield earlier this summer. Shah, 28 had planned to use...

Peshawar beggars earn as much as BS-21 officers a month

Iftikhar Khan Believe it or not, but Peshawar beggars are managing to earn as much as the salary of government officers in BS 20 and...

North Waziristan’s businesses are struggling to reach pre-operation levels

Muzzamil Dawar Before the Operation Zarb-e-Azb, North Waziristan was known as the mini-Dubai due to its huge trade. Before the operation, business was booming despite...

Chitral Gol National Park: the mystery of missing Markhors

Usman Danish Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Wildlife department’s Markhor count survey in the Chitral Gol National Park (CGNP) has recorded a significant drop in the number of...

Parents, teachers face difficulties in observing Covid19 SOPs

Abdul Sattar https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8kpses2WmWY As the Corona Virus curve flattened in Pakistan, the federal government decided to reopen educational institutions across the country after a gap of...

Chitral residents facing difficulties after heavy snowfall

Whenever Chitral receives heavy snowfall, the life and business activities come to a standstill and people remain confined to their homes.

Electricity remains suspended at Landikotal Hospital at crucial times: MS

DHQ Hospital Landikotal MS Dr Nek Dad says over a thousand patents daily visit the OPD, therefore, upgradation is required to resolve problems of hospital.