Battling mistrust: In South Waziristan, Pakistan Army attempts to win hearts

In a Pakistan army base high in the mountains on the Afghan frontier, a general explains a strategy for fighting the Taliban he calls simply “WHAM”. The name has a distinctly bellicose ring. But the soldiers are learning to fight a new kind of war in this region. “WHAM – winning hearts and minds,” explains the […]

Ujala to triple free education facilities next academic year

The admission of poor children of low paid govt employees (BPS-1 to 7) of nation building departments for their free education under Ujala Welfare Society has been tripled for next academic year which was 86 last year and will be 250 from next year. It included free tuition fees, uniform, books and transportation facilities for […]

Skill development program for nurses launched

The Khyber Paktunkhwa Government has launched skill development and training programms for nurses to enhance their capacity building and provide better medical facilities to patients in the province. Under this programme, 450 nurses would be trained free of cost to receive B.Sc Nursing and M.Sc Nursing education over a period of five years costing Rs.700 […]

Edwardes College student commits suicide

A student of Edwards College committed suicide due to a letter written to his father about the absentees of his son from collage. Hamza Khan who committed suicide was student of 1st year of pre medical and his father Abudal Hana was Director in PTCL Swat. Sources said that principle of Edwards Collage Mr. Titus […]