Snow leopard kills
PAKISTAN

Snow leopard kills five goats in Chinar village of upper Chitral

CHITRAL – Snow leopard kills five goats in Chinar village of upper Chitral,house in Chinar village of Mastuj in Upper Chitral. Saeed Anwar, son of Abu Saeed, said the wild cat entered his pen soon after midnight and played havoc with his animals. He asked the government to pay him compensation saying he had suffered […]

honour killing
PAKISTAN

Couple killed for ‘honour’ in Chitral

CHITRAL: A couple has been killed in the name of honour in Chitral. Local sources said a girl from Dir-Kohistan had entered marriage according to her own choice with a boy from Chitral. The body of the girl was found on the river bank at Shali village while the body of the boy was found […]

PAKISTAN

Children working in Chitral auto repair shops without safety equipment

CHITRAL – The condition of auto repair shops in Chitral is worse where the mechanics don’t have any safety gear and the government and non-governmental organizations have also not taken any steps to improve the situation. Muhammad Ishaq, who is president of Motor Mechanic Association and works on his own for safety of auto mechanics, […]

Chitral road mishap
PAKISTAN

8 die, 10 injured in Chitral road mishap

CHITRAL: At least eight people lost their lives and 10 others were injured when a passenger van fell into a deep ditch in Chitral  who hit an other vehicle coming from opposite side. According to SHO police station Koghuzai a  passenger flying coach was travelling to  Booni from Chitral  who was hit by a sport car at Raghlasht village […]

HEADLINE PAKISTAN

Seventh victim of Ayun cylinder blast also dies

CHITRAL:  Ayun cylinder blast victims seven people died at Peshawar hospital.   With the passing of another woman, the death toll from the Ayun gas cylinder blast/fire reached seven on Saturday. Wife of Shakir Ullah passed away at a Peshawar hospital on Saturday and now the lone survival, Manzoor Ahmed, is hospitalized there. The eight members […]

Girls Commit Suicide
HEADLINE

Two girls commit suicide in Chitral within 3 days

CHITRAL – A girl committed suicide in the Mulkhao area of Chitral by shooting herself with gun police said. Police said Faseeha,  of Gohkeer village who was a student of the ninth class, had gone to the house of her sister in Morder village where she committed suicide due to unknown reasons. Police have started an […]

Langlands School students protest against principal
PAKISTAN

Langlands School students protest against principal

CHITRAL– Hundreds of students of Langlands School and College staged protest demonstration against the school principal Miss Carey Schofield, who is a British national, over some issues at the school. The students and some of their teachers gathered outside the deputy commissioner’s office and chanted slogans ‘Go Carey Go’. They were also carrying banners and […]

BUSINESS

Forest Department distrubted Chilgoza collection Kit among Kalash and Muslim community

CHITRAL- Forest Department KP distributed Chilgoza Kit among the people of Kalsh valley both in Muslim and Kalash community. In this connection a simple but prompt function was also  held at forest rest house Bumbroat. Divisional Forest Officer Shoukat Fayaz was chief guest on the occasion. While district coordinator Ajaz Ahmad, Sub Divisional Forest officer […]

Girls college Chitral
PAKISTAN

Girls college Chitral students take out rally in support of Kashmiris

CHITRAL- Students of Govt Degree College for Girls in Denin took out a rally in support of the people of Kashmir and to condemn Indian atrocities in the occupied valley. The rally started from the college and ended at the Chew bridge. The participants were carrying placards and chanting slogans in support of the Kashmiris. […]

WELLNESS

Chitral: ‘Patients must not come to the hospital after 8:00am’

CHITRAL – Patients are facing problems due to the shortage of doctors in the Tehsil Headquarters Hospital Booni in Upper Chitral. The disappointing situation at the hospital can be gauged from the fact that the hospital in-charge has displayed a notice outside the hospital which reads that no doctor is available during the night shift […]