Ambitious proposal: Plans for peace building institute in K-P hit a snag

A proposal for the establishment of the Institute of Peace and Conflict Management (IPCOM) in Peshawar could not materialise due to the bureaucratic hurdles and lack of will on part of the provincial government. The scheme was taken up by the provincial government, which had termed it an ‘excellent idea’, in July 2009 to deal […]

World Scout Day observed

Fata Scout Association on Friday celebrated World Scout Day followed by a Peace Walk in Hayatabad Residence Society in connection with the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts Day (WAGGGS) coincides with the birthday of Scouting and Guiding founder Robert Baden-Powell and of Olave Baden-Powell. It is thus celebrated by Girl Guides and […]

Annual Inter-School Urdu Debate Contest held

Annual Inter-School Urdu Debate Contest of Dar-e-Arqam Schooling System was held in Agha Khan Auditorium Hall of University of Peshawar on Saturday. Students belonging to different campuses of Dar-e-Arqam School presented their speeches in the contest.  Former Vice Chancellor of Sarhad University Mohammad Iqbal Durrani was the chief guest of the event, whereas senior journalist and […]

ICP: Platinum celebration to be started in Nov

Islamia College University Peshawar senior alumni association has started preparations for platinum jubilee celebration. According to an authentic source the celebration will take place in November while Pakistan Post will publish a new postal ticket on 21 March depicting Islamia College. A briefing was presented to the VC Prof. Dr. Ihsan Ali Khan by the […]

Laptops for Fata matric, inter students announced

Governor Engineer Shaukatullah on Saturday said to give laptop computers to all three top position holders of the recent matriculated students and higher secondary examinations from each tribal agency and said that possibility would also be explored to increase amount of merit scholarships for the students hailing from Fata.  Addressing a big tribal jirga from […]