Youth Business Loans extended to FATA

Chief Coordinator of Prime Minister’s Youth Business Loans Marvi Memon says the loan scheme has been extended to FATA for the economic development and welfare of the area. She made the remarks while talking to the officials of National Bank of Pakistan and Tribal elders during her visit to Khyber Agency on Saturday. Marvi Memon […]

Governor honour gold medalist students of KMC, Gomal Varsity

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor, Engineer Shaukatullah honoured gold medalists of Khyber Medical College, Peshawar and the Gomal Medical College, Dera Ismail Khan by having dinner with them at Governor’s House here last night who have achieved distinctive positions during the last academic year. The ceremony was also attended by Provincial Minister for Health Mr. Shaukat […]

Modern education for Fata youth urged

Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Engineer Shaukatullah has said that youth is the future of the Nation and being a developing country it is must to educate our youth in line with present day needs and nourish them in accordance with our national and cultural values and traditions. In this age of highly competitiveness, he added, it […]

USAID to help rebuilding of damaged schools

USAID is providing financial assistance under Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Reconstruction Programme for the reconstruction of damaged schools in Malakand Divion, said Mr Gregory Huger, Deputy Mission Director for KP and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) USAID Pakistan. He said the US government was supporting the government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to restore public facilities and help people […]

UET, NIFA signs MoU for research on biothermal energy

The Nuclear Institute for Food and Agriculture, Peshawar (NIFA) and the University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Peshawar signed a three year MoU, here today Dr. Ihsan Ullah, Director, Nuclear Institute for Food and Agriculture, Peshawar (NIFA) and Vice Chancellor, University of Engineering and technology, Peshawar Engr. Imtiaz Hussain Gilani. The purpose of this MoU […]

Govt to name school, stadium after Aitzaz

A Pakistani schoolboy who sacrificed his own life to save hundreds of his classmates by tackling a suicide bomber will have his school and a stadium named after him, officials said Monday. According to Media Reports, Aitzaz Hasan, a 15-year-old from the Ibrahimzai village in northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province become a national hero after intercepting […]

Naat, Qirat competitions held to celebrate Eid Milad

Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf Sports and Culture Forum organized Qirat and Naat Khawani competitions to celebrate Eid Miladun Nabi (SAWW) here at Lala Rafique Sports Arena with boys and girls from various schools all across the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa took part. Students from various schools all across the province like Dera Ismail Khan, Bannu, Kohat, Lakki Marwat, Karak, […]

Improvement in education quality demanded

Focus Group on Education Reforms has expressed concern over the lack of facilities in public sector schools and has demanded improvement in the quality of education in the province. The consultative meeting of the group was held here in University Town the other day. Besides, Kashif Azam of Jamaat-e-Islami (J.I), Arbab Farooq Ahmad (JUI-F), Mujeeb-ur-Rehman […]