USAID-funded project to protect wildlife launched

USAID-funded project to protect wildlife launched

CHITRAL, July 26: The USAID on Saturday launched a project to build capacity of communities to ensure their active participation and involvement in better management and protection ...

Glacial snow sellers doing roaring business in Chitral

Glacial snow sellers doing roaring business in Chitral

CHITRAL, July 24: Rising temperatures and long power outages have led to roaring business of glacial snow in Chitral in the fasting month as hundreds of vehicles transport the comm ...

NAB urged to probe water supply project scam

NAB urged to probe water supply project scam

CHITRL, July 22: People of Chitral town are facing  power loadshedding and water scarcity in the scorching heat and the holy month of Ramazan. Although loadshedding is a national i ...

Chitral’s mega projects fall victim to corruption

Chitral’s mega projects fall victim to corruption

Report Gul Hamaad Farooqi CHITRAL, July 22:  Former union council nazim Abdul Wali Khan has said three important development projects in Chitral have fallen victim to corruption an ...

Green Lasht village loses more land, houses to river

Green Lasht village loses more land, houses to river

Report Alhaj Muhammad Khan RESHUN, July 21: With the rise in temperatures, the river Yarkhun has reached its high watermarks and one again started cutting down swaths of land, frui ...

JUI stirs controversy over hydro-power projects

JUI stirs controversy over hydro-power projects

By Zulfiqar Ahmad ISLAMABAD, July 19: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Chitral has rejected the provincial government’s decision to construct micro hydel powerhouses through the Aga Khan Rural ...

Living in the kingdom of WAPDA

Living in the kingdom of WAPDA

CHIRAL, July 16: In Chitral, WAPDA has made the lives of the citizens miserable and strangely one lowly official running the department as a king has become an incorrigible don. Th ...

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چترال(گل حماد فاروقی) رمضان کا مہینہ حتم ہونے کو لوگ عید کی تیاریاں کر رہے ہیں۔ حصوصی طور پر ناہی حانوں پر بہت رش دیکھنے میں آیا۔ناہی حانوں میں بچے ، بڑے بال کٹوانے کیلئے کافی انتظار کرتے ہیں تاہم رمضان کے مہینے میں لوگ عید سے ایک ، دو دن پہلے بال ضرور کٹواتے ہیں۔عوام کی شکایت ہے کہ ناہی لوگوں نے بھی اپنی طر ف سے نرح بڑھا more ...

July 28, 2014 (0) comments

GDC admissions begin

گورنمنٹ ڈگری کالج چترال اعلان داخلہ  بی۔ ایس (چار سالہ) پروگرام کالج ہٰذا میں بی۔ایس پروگرام دو شعبوں پولیٹیکل ساینس اور کیمسٹری میں داخلے شروع ہیں۔ درخواست جمع کرنے کی آخری تاریخ 15 اگست ہے۔ انٹرویو اور داخلے 24 سے 26 اگست کے درمیان ہونگے۔ خواتین بھی درخواست دے سکتی ہیں۔ داخلے کے لیے انٹر کا امتحان متعلقہ مضمون کے ساتھ ک more ...

July 26, 2014 (0) comments

Khaplu — off the beaten path

By Sumaira Jajja Cavaliere Filippo De Filippi, the leader of the Italian Scientific Expedition to the Himalayas, Karakorum and Chinese Turkestan in 1913-14 and chronicler of the 1909 Abruzzi expedition to K2, succinctly described Khaplu as “…Perhaps, the loveliest oasis in all the region.” De Fillipi is not wrong. The tin more ...

July 27, 2014 (0) comments

KP govt accused of neglecting Chitrali artists

CHITRAL: The Tourism Corporation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (TCKP) and the provincial culture department have been accused of sending Pashto singers and dancers to Chitral to perform in the Chilim Jusht and Shandur festivals while neglecting the local artistes. Former project manager of IUCN in Chitral, Dr Inayatullah Faizi said more ...

July 18, 2014 (0) comments

Water logging eating away scenic village

By Alhaj Muhammad Khan Parsan is a beautiful valley of tehsil Garam Chashma with a population of 350 households. It is about 45 kilometers away from the Chitral town. But this scenic area has been withering away due to water logging for many years. The unusual change in the climate has increased the melting of glaciers in more ...

June 19, 2014 (0) comments

The one who pays the price…

By Fatima Khaliq She cut a handful of lush green grass whose color was a strong reflection of the green eyeballs of the reaper. She always accompanied her loneliness in those huge planted fields by the noisy river where she will reap the grass for her cattle with a tiny, sharp melody murmur which will leave the listener w more ...

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