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Turkish teachers visa petition withdrawn

PESHAWAR: A petition filed by Turkish teachers and parents of Pak-Turk School and College, Peshawar, students against the federal government’s decision not to extend...

Survey for Mansehra road begins

MANSEHRA: The contractor has begun survey for the construction of Datta-Shinkiari Bypass Road. The project, which has Rs5 billion funds in the current annual budget,...

Integrated project to improve mother, child health indicators

PESHAWAR: The health department has increased coverage of Lady Health Workers by 10 per cent under integrated health project, aimed at improving mother and child health...

Businessmen for early opening of Torkham border

PESHAWAR: The local business community has pointed out that the closure of Torkham border for the last nine days is causing heavy financial loss to it as export bound...

Around 5.6 million children will be vaccinated in anti-polio campaign

PESHAWAR: Around 5.6 million children will be vaccinated in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa during the three-day anti-polio campaign starting from Monday (today). This was stated by...

Chinese company offers to invest in KP

PESHAWAR: China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) Limited has offered to invest in various development schemes in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and it will soon sign a number...

Rs100m promised for GIKI incubation centre

SWABI: Secretary of Science and Technology and Information Technology, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Daud Khan said that the provincial government would provide Rs100 million to...

PHC to indict education officials in contempt case on 28th

PESHAWAR: A Peshawar High Court bench fixed for Mar 28 the indictment of the provincial elementary and secondary education secretary and Board of Intermediate and...

Stranded Afghanis staged demo in LandiKotal

KHYBER AGENCY, Feb 26: Afghan nationals stranded in Khyber Agency due to blockade of Torkham border initiated a protest rally here in LandiKotal bazaar on Sunday. Dozens...

Govt urged to protect rights of minorities

PESHAWAR: Speakers at a conference on the rights of minorities said that non-Muslims should be given due representation in policy-making bodies to ensure protection of...