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Girl from Mardan makes nation proud with her Biotechnology research

Date: 11 Feb, 2018

    Girl from Mardan makes nation proud with her Biotechnology research
The world is observing International Day of Women and Girls in Science today (Sunday). On this special occasion, TNN conducted an interview of Sarah Farooq Khan who aspires to...
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Sorrow and Stigma: The Double Tragedy of Afghanistan’s Young Widows

Date: 10 Feb, 2018

    Sorrow and Stigma: The Double Tragedy of Afghanistan’s Young Widows
When 16-year-old Nasreen* didn’t hear from her husband for five days, she knew something was wrong.
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Victims of Church attack in 2013 still waiting for govt assistance

Date: 09 Feb, 2018

    Victims of Church attack in 2013 still waiting for govt assistance
The people affected by terrorist attack on Kohati Church in Peshawar are still waiting for the government assistance four and a half years after the gruesome incident.
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Shaheen Shah Afridi: A new cricket star in the making

Date: 08 Feb, 2018

    Shaheen Shah Afridi: A new cricket star in the making
Younger brother of former cricketer Riaz Afridi, Shaheen is attracted the attention of selectors and former players including former captain Pakistan Cricket Team Wasim Akram.
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Schools in Kohistan, Torghar, Shangla lack basic facilities, report

Date: 01 Feb, 2018

    Schools in Kohistan, Torghar, Shangla lack basic facilities, report
A report on condition of public sector schools in Shangla, Kohistan and Torghar districts have exposed government performance in education sector.
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Distribution of health insurance cards among transgender people appreciated

Date: 30 Jan, 2018

    Distribution of health insurance cards among transgender people appreciated
A ceremony was held at the Peshawar press club where officials of the Social Welfare and Health departments distributed Sehat Insaf Cards among members of the transgender community.
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How Digital Payments Revolutionized Poor Women’s Lives in Pakistan

Date: 30 Jan, 2018

    How Digital Payments Revolutionized Poor Women’s Lives in Pakistan
Farzana doesn’t know how to retrieve the personal identification number sent by text message to her mobile phone to notify her of payment into her account, so she hands...
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JIT formed to probe medical student’s murder in Kohat

Date: 29 Jan, 2018

    JIT formed to probe medical student’s murder in Kohat
A joint investigation team has been constituted to probe the murder of a medical student, Asma, killed in a firing incident reportedly over refusing a marriage proposal.
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Gomal University issues thousands of ‘fake’ degrees

Date: 29 Jan, 2018

    Gomal University issues thousands of ‘fake’ degrees
The Gomal University of Dera Ismail Khan has allegedly issued thousands of fake B.A./B.Sc. degrees, it is revealed.
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Three years on, reconstruction of Alam Goodar’s historical school yet to begin

Date: 26 Jan, 2018

    Three years on, reconstruction of Alam Goodar’s historical school yet to begin
“The school was reopened in 2015 after the return of the displaced tribesmen but no construction or rehabilitation work has been carried out in it,” the teacher added.
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Tradition of doli slowly disappears from Pashtun culture

Date: 22 Jan, 2018

    Tradition of doli slowly disappears from Pashtun culture
Traditions do not remain the same and evolve with the changing needs of the people. Same is the case with tradition of palanquine, the wooden cabine.
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Judo champion Aqsa makes the nation proud

Date: 26 Dec, 2017

    Judo champion Aqsa makes the nation proud
Aqsa Hussain, who represented Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on national and international level in judo, has been awarded Fakhr-e-Peshawar Award.
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  • Returnees and displaced families from FATA seek food security

    Hundreds of displaced families from North and South Waziristan and Khyber Agency are still living a displaced life. However, the IDPs and repatriated from Fata have claimed that government was, seemingly, least interested to facilitate and provide food to the terrorism-affected tribal people.

  • Political parties running campaigns to increase vote bank among repatriated people of FATA

    Political hustle and bustle have been gaining vigor at the in the areas of return in FATA with public gatherings being organized at hujras and local offices of political parties ahead of forthcoming general elections.During 2013 general elections thousands of families from different agencies of Fata were living in camps and with relatives due to military operations.

  • Ration supply gives boost to economically disadvantaged families in areas of return

    Ms. Fatima, from Kurram Agency, was one of those who lived a satisfied life with the ration and aid her family received from the government. “The ration was a blessing in disguise for us at a time when we had no roof over our heads and my husband was jobless,” she said.

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