ISLAMABAD, April 10: Three Chitrali civilians working with the Northern Light Infantry (NLI) regiment were among the 137 army regular and other personnel buried under the avalanche at Giari sector in Siachen area. According to Inter-Services Public Relation (ISPR), the … Read more ↪
PESHAWAR, April 9: A female education officer in Chitral has accused provincial minister Saleem Khan and MPA Ghulam Mohammad of harassing her. “They are victimizing me since I refused to obey their unlawful orders,” complained Zohra Jalal, the district officer … Read more ↪
LAHORE, April 9: Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani on Monday announced to reduce official working days in the government offices to five – a step that would result in saving 700 MW electricity.
Report Waqar Ahmad CHITRAL, April 9: Last year dozens of soldiers belonging to Chitral Scouts were martyred when hundreds of Afghan militants attacked their posts near Pak-Afghan border at Arandu. … Read more ↪
CHITRAL, April 9: A campaign to enroll 100 per cent children in five to nine years age group in the public sector schools was launched here on Monday.
CHITRAL, April 6: A leader of Jamaat-i-Islami from Drosh and former president of truck owners association Haji Mohammad Shafa has demanded that the government should transfer the maintenance of road from Lowari top to Chitral city to the Frontier Works Organization … Read more ↪
CHITRAL, April 5: The tendency of committing suicide is on steep rise among the women in Chitral as 30 women of age ranging from 15 to 35 years reportedly ended their lives during the last two years.
CHITRAL, April 3: The passengers reaching here after traveling through Lowari Tunnel have complained that the road short after crossing the tunnel has become such dilapidated that it takes two hours to cover a distance of two kilometers. … Read more ↪
GILGIT: At least 10 people were killed and another 40 were injured in clashes following a hand grenade attack in the northern Pakistani city of Gilgit on Tuesday.
PESHAWAR, April 2: The KP Public Service Commission has postponed the interviews/oral tests of candidates for the posts of male district officer/deputy director teachers education and curriculum BPS-18 in the elementary and secondary education department. A statement issued by the … Read more ↪
PESHAWAR, April 1: KP’s Minister for Technical Education, Mineral Development, Nawazada Mehmood Zaib Khan said proposals to establish skills development centres for males and females in all the three Kalash valleys of Chitral has been submitted for administrative approval.
CHITRAL, March 30: The extended winter season in Chitral and the incessant snowfall in the higher altitude has delayed the advent of spring season and brought a series of miseries to the residents including affecting the productivity of cereal crops … Read more ↪
CHITRAL: As many as 31 female candidates from Chitral have passed the interview conducted by the KP Public Service Commission for appointment as Senior English Teachers (SET). They will be posted after medical examination to be held in Peshawar soon. … Read more ↪
YARKHUN (CHITRAL): The valley of Yarkhun has been cut off from rest of the country due to blockade of roads. … Read more ↪
CHAKDARA: Chief Secretary of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Ghulam Dastagir Khan inaugurated the newly constructed Chakdarra Bridge connected both Lower and Upper districts of Dir and Chitral with the rest of the country. … Read more ↪
CHITRAL, March 27: The bodies of two brothers, who were missing for the last one month, were found buried in the backyard of their house in Broze village. … Read more ↪
GILGIT: Two policemen were injured when armed persons attacked them while they were taking a convicted prisoner to hospital for treatment here on Tuesday.
CHITRAL: The officials of Revenue Department of Mastuj Tehsil in Booni allegedly subjected two prominent educationists of the area to torture and maltreatment and later got them booked on different chargers on Monday. According to reports, Professor Masood Ahmed of … Read more ↪
PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Environment and Forests, Wajid Ali Khan has said three mega power projects, including one in Chitral, have been approved. The minister said Sarhad Hydel Development Organisation (SHYDO) had recently approved 36.6 Megawatt power project … Read more ↪
CHITRAL, March 25: Thousands of people in the district of Chitral have found their names missing in the preliminary voter lists prepared and displayed by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP). The voters, some of them living out of the … Read more ↪
ISLAMABAD: The Gilgit-Baltistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GBCCI) has announced its decision to launch a protest movement against the government’s decision to levy taxes in the region. The chairman of the GBCCI, Mr Javed Hussain, told the media here … Read more ↪
By Zahiruddin CHITRAL, March 23: Human trafficking of Chitrali girls in the garb of marriage goes on unchecked for the last two decades by the professional traffickers who take advantage of the poverty, ignorance and weaker social fabric of the … Read more ↪
Report Zulfiqar Ahmad ISLAMABAD, March 23: The two members of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provincial assembly from Chitral – Saleem Khan and Ghulam Mohammad – have emerged as the richest from among other lot of these hilly districts, meaning thereby that they … Read more ↪
ISLAMABAD, March 23: President Asif Ali Zardari decorated 67 recipients of National Awards (Civil), including five foreign nationals, at the investiture ceremony held at the Aiwan-e-Sadr on Friday (March 23). The President had approved 189 Pakistan Civil Awards on August … Read more ↪
CHITRAL: The Chitral Heritage and Environment Protection Society on Wednesday celebrated ‘Jashn-i-Nauruz’ at Pamir Riverside Inn with Mehtar of Chitral Fatehul Mulk Nasir as the chief guest. The event was marked by participation of people belonging to various walks of … Read more ↪
CHITRAL, March 22: A man was killed and eight others injured when an avalanche buried them in Chapali village of upper Chitral on Thursday morning. Police said the villagers were digging a channel for a mini-hydro-power station on a self-self … Read more ↪
BOONI: People in Chitral’s upper part are facing acute shortage of firewood as the weather turned chilly after the recent rains and snowfall. The residents here said that the local bazaar had run out of firewood and supply was not … Read more ↪