KURAGH (CHITRAL), April 14: An environmental session was organized with the students and teachers of Aga Khan Higher Secondary School (AKHSS), Kuragh, on Saturday.
ISLAMABAD, April 13: The 10-day Lok Festival nearing its conclusion in Islamabad but this year there was no proper representation of Chitral. Artists from different parts of the country who took part in the event would be handed over certificates … Read more ↪
CHITRAL, April 13: Three lawyers here on Friday announced their decision to join the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and expressed their unflinching confidence in Imran Khan, saying he will expedite the process of positive political change in the country. Addressing a … Read more ↪
CHITRAL, April 13: Member Provincial Assembly (MPA) Haji Ghulam Mohammad inaugurated two projects worth millions of rupees in village Brep, the headquarter of Union Council Yarkhun. … Read more ↪
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 ↪
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 7: Local leaders of different political parties have asked the government to order an inquiry into the alleged irregularities in the funds approved for the blacktopping of the Booni-Torkhow Road.
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 4: The Ispru Youth Forum Chitral has announced the winners of its 2011-12 ‘Youth of Chitral- hope for the future’ essay competition. The topics of the essay competition were: “If winter comes can spring be far behind”, “umeede … Read more ↪
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 ↪
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 ↪
CHITRAL: A Chitrali female student of the University of Malakand, who was injured in a cylinder blast in her hostel a few days back, has passed away at a hospital in Wah Cantonment. Ms Tabassum, a resident of Drosh, along … Read more ↪
WAH CANTT, March 27: A Chitrali female student of the University of Malakand, who was injured in a cylinder blast in her hostel a few days back, is improving at a burn centre at Wah Cantt. Ms Tabassum Chitrali along … 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 ↪
RAWALPINDI: Three brothers – Hanza Wali, Ehtisham Wali and Bilal Wali – sons of Abdul Wali (Chitral Torkhow Shotkhar) grabbed top positions in the annual examination of Army Public School Rawalpindi for the session 2011-12. Hamza Wali got 1st position in … Read more ↪
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 ↪
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 ↪
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 ↪
CHITRAL: The lady health workers and supervisors under the National Health Programme have demanded of the federal government to release their salaries stuck up for the last five months. Talking to the local media persons here, their leaders including Zahida … 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 ↪
Chitral’s well-known personality Subedar Mehboob Alam passed away in his hometown on Jan 28 at the age of 94. He was an authority on Chitral’s unique culture and was also well-known for his wits. People in Chitral widely condoled the … 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 ↪
CHITRAL: The district peace committee here discussed measures to maintain peace in the district. In a meeting presided over by District Coordination Officer (DCO) Rehmatullah Wazir, the committee expressed satisfaction over the peaceful atmosphere in the valley but said steps … 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 ↪
ISLAMABAD, May 16, 2011: Wife of Mohammad Azam Lal of Pover in Yarkhun valley passed away after protracted illness here on Saturday (May 14, 2011). She had undergone heart operation a few years back. She was the sister of Sardar … Read more ↪
CHITRAL: Major (r) Shahzada Mohiuddin (Lasprik Shazda) of Mizi Gram (Arkari) passed away in Abottabad on Friday Dec 24. He was 88. He was the youngest son of HH Sir Shujaul Mulk, the former Mehtar of Chitral and younger brother … Read more ↪