Profile : Ameer Hamza Shinwari

Ameer Hamza Shinwari (Pashto: حمزه شينواری), born in Landi Kotal in the year 1907 and died in February 1994, was a famous Pashtun poet. He Belonged to the Shinwari tribe of the ethnic Pashtuns. Ameer Hamza’s work is considered a fusion between classic and modern poetry. He followed the traditional old classical poetry and blended it with the modern spirit, as well as introducing new ideas in Pashto Ghazals and took this genre of poetry to perfection. He is known as the father of Pashto Ghazals.

Ali sucessfully defends Ph.D thesis in Pashto

Scholar Ali Muhammad has been recommended for the award of Ph. D degree in Pashto after his successful public defence held at the Department of Pashto University of Peshawar. The topic of his research was, a Brief Analysis of the Contribution by (people from) Khyber Agency in Promotion of Pashto Literature“. Dr. Muhammad Humayon Huma […]

VC Jan wants improvement in Pak Studies curricula

A twelve member delegation of the Higher Education Commission`s National Curriculum Revision Committee for, Pakistan Studies, called on the Vice Chancellor University of Peshawar Prof. Dr. Muhammad Rasul.  The committee was led by Director Pakistan Study Centre Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam while Deputy Director HEC Nasir Shah also accompanied the delegation.  Improvement in curricula of Pakistan […]

Prize distribution ceremony held

Gems and Gemological Institute of Pakistan (GGIP) in collaboration with Fata Development Authority (FDA) on Friday organized prizes and certificates distribution ceremony among students on completion of their Gems and Gemology cutting course in the institute. General Manager Technical Fata Development Authority (FDA) Naseem Golra was the Chief Guest while the ceremony among others was […]

Prof Dr Gulzar appointed as Dean in Peshawar Univesrity

Governor on Friday appointed Prof Dr Gulzar Ali Khan as the Dean Faculty of Numerical and Physical Sciences, University of Peshawar. A formal notification in this regard had been issued by the Higher Education Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Prof Dr Gulzar Ali Khan is the present Chairman Department of Mathematics University of Peshawar. He has done […]

Minister lauds IT projects

Caretaker Science & Technology and Information Technology Minister Engr Muhammad Ishaq Khattak lauded various IT projects launched and initiated by the Directorate of Science and Technology and Information Technology and hoped that the projects after completion would help a lot in facilitating the work of the government departments and other stakeholders.  This, he said during […]