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    Twists and turns in race for the top slot

    Twists and turns in race for the top slot

    Report SN Peerzada BOONI, Aug 29: With the oath-taking of the newly-elected members of the district, tehsil and village councils on Saturday, leg pulling and maneuvering for the coveted post of district nazim has also entered its final stage in Chitral. A cursory look at the history of what tricks the candidates for the district nazim used to woo the members to vote for them since 2002 showed an interesting … Read more ↪

    Brief News

    لانگ مارچ اور بھوک ہڑتال کی دھمکی

    چترال (بشیر حسین آزاد)وادی تریچ کے عوام نے حالیہ بارشوں اور سیلاب کے بعد وادی کی سیلاب زدہ روڈ کی بحالی کی طرف توجہ نہ دینے پرشدید احتجاج کرتے ہوئے لانگ مارچ اور بھوک ہڑتال کی دھمکی دی ہے ۔ ایک اخباری بیان میں علاقے سیاسی اور سماجی شخصیات عبدالرزاق، میر محمد خان اور عزیز الرحمن نے کہاہے کہ سیلاب نے تریچ میں ہر طرف تباہی وبربادی برپاکردی ہے اور … Read more ↪

    Opinions

    Chitral pioneers community hydropower schemes

    Chitral pioneers community hydropower schemes

    By PM Baigal Pakistan’s Chitral Valley has become a success model for community development with people in the area operating small hydropower plants and helping execute new ones to meet their electricity needs Flash floods in the Chitral river in July left about 250,000 people stranded and saw major roads irrigation and water systems and power stations damaged. Unconnected to the national grid and shunned by major investors, the local … Read more ↪

    Education

    KP waives admission fee of university students from Chitral

    PESHAWAR, Aug 28: Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Sardar Mehtab Ahmed Khan on Thursday has announced to remit one-year fee of the flood-affected university students belonging to Chitral. The governor took the decision after chairing a meeting at the Governor House and later issued directions to vice chancellors of all the government universities in the province, director of the Institute of Management Sciences Peshawar and principal of Edwards College Peshawar not to … Read more ↪

    Politics

    ضلعی حکومت کے قیام کے حوالے سے چترال کے لوگوں کا تجسس

    چترال ( محکم الدین ) اگست کی انتیس اور تیس تاریخ جوں جوں قریب آرہی ہے ۔ ضلعی حکومت کے قیام کے حوالے سے چترال کے لوگوں کا تجسس بڑھ رہا ہے ۔ چترال میں ضلعی حکومت سازی کیلئے جمعیت … Read more ↪

    Culture

    Workshop held for Gawarbati language community

    Workshop held for Gawarbati language community

    CHITRAL, Aug 28: The Forum for Language Initiatives (FLI) held a five-day orthographic workshop from August 24 to 28 on the Gawarbati Language community in Drosh. The event was held under Small Grants and Ambassador’s Fund Programme of USAID to provide the community with a programme, comprising of documentation techniques and training for preservation and promotion of their mother tongue. As many as 10 people, including researchers, teachers and writers, … Read more ↪

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