Vilification campaign against journalist condemned

Vilification campaign against journalist condemned

CHITRAL, Nov 26: Chitral Union of Professional Journalists (CUPJ) has strongly condemned a vilification campaign launched by some elements against Gul Hamaad Farooqui, senior journ ...

Civil society’s conflict resolution efforts hailed

Civil society’s conflict resolution efforts hailed

Report Gul Hamaad Farooqi CHITRAL: A day-long stakeholder’s conference was held aimed at resolving conflicts on pastures and grazing land. The conference was organized by Legal Aid ...

Chinese firm’s plea against re-tendering of Lawi power project dismissed

Chinese firm’s plea against re-tendering of Lawi power project dismissed

PESHAWAR, Nov 22: The Peshawar High Court has dismissed two identical petitions of a Chinese construction company against the re-tendering of two hydropower projects in Swat and Ch ...

Rally asks people to ensure children’s rights

Rally asks people to ensure children’s rights

CHITRAL, Nov 21: Children from different private and public schools in the Chitral town held a rally in connection with the Universal  Children's Day and raised their voice against ...

Chitralis should educate their children on rich Kho cultural heritage

Chitralis should educate their children on rich Kho cultural heritage

CHITRAL, Nov 21: Traditional festivals and customs of indigenous Kho people of Chitral are currently being revived by Chitral Association for Mountain Area Tourism (CAMAT) in 25 se ...

PIA chairman issued notice for cut in Chitral flights

PIA chairman issued notice for cut in Chitral flights

PESHAWAR, Nov 20: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) issued a notice to the chairman of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) on Thursday, asking him to explain the decrease in number o ...

Schedule for Lowari tunnel opening issued

Schedule for Lowari tunnel opening issued

BOONI, Nov 20: The under-construction Lowari tunnel will remain open from 10am to 4pm on every Saturday and Sunday after the closure of the Lowari pass route in winter due to snow. ...

EDITOR'S PICKS

Call to revive old linkages between Chitral & Gilgit-Baltistan

GILGIT, Nov 25: A delegation from Chitral called on Gilgit-Baltistan government’s adviser on tourism, culture and information Sadia Danish at her office here, says a press release. The delegation, which was led by Amirullah Khan Yaftali, highlighted the centuries-old social and cultural relations between the people of Chi more ...

November 25, 2014 (0) comments

The quest for happiness

By Ashraf Saleem (D.J. Middle School Hooehlty, Yasen) There is an old story about a king who wanted to be really happy. He felt that he was unhappy and decided that he would go anywhere and do anything to acquire happiness. Accordingly, he consulted many people and one wise man told him that if he could get the shirt of a more ...

November 23, 2014 (0) comments

Chitralis should educate their children on rich Kho cultural heritage

CHITRAL, Nov 21: Traditional festivals and customs of indigenous Kho people of Chitral are currently being revived by Chitral Association for Mountain Area Tourism (CAMAT) in 25 selected villages of Chitral. In this regard, the celebration of Binisik festival in village Dokandeh Booni, upper Chitral, was one activity of t more ...

November 21, 2014 (2) comments

Over 70pc teachers believe corporal punishment is useful

Dawn.com Teachers in Pakistan, especially government school teachers, are often blamed for virtually everything that is wrong with the country’s education system. In fact very little is known about ordinary Pakistani teachers; the challenges they face and the support they need to jo their jobs properly. A new study launch more ...

November 20, 2014 (0) comments

NHA told to complete all projects in KP on time

PESHAWAR, Nov 24: Chief Minister Pervez Khattak has stressed on National Highway Authority (NHA) for ensuring timely and quality completion of all ongoing highways projects, including the Lowari tunnel. He was presiding over a meeting regarding ongoing and new projects in highway sector of the province here. The meeting d more ...

November 24, 2014 (0) comments

PTI’s sit-in & people’s suffering in KPK

I have to get some important documents signed from the secretary education KPK and have been visiting Peshawar from Islamabad. Last Friday it was my 14th to visit his office but I could'nt meet him as he was inaccessible. "What the hell Imran Khan is doing? I think he is not sincere with the people of KPK. In every provin more ...

November 23, 2014 (1) comments

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