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A woman of substance

Shazia's family was aware of perils, but for them her wish to die for countr­y was enough to pledge their suppor­t.

May 13, 2012

Neglected group: Special cards, security to be provided to transgenders

Asked to leave functi­ons by midnig­ht for their own securi­ty.

April 28, 2012

Court promises to probe new polio cases

Govt asked to halt milita­ry operat­ions or provid­e securi­ty to vaccin­ation teams.

April 22, 2012

Curbing polio resurgence: PHC to hold judicial inquiries into new cases

Chief justic­e asks govt to halt milita­ry operat­ions or provid­e securi­ty to vaccin­ation teams in milita­ncy-hit FATA.

April 21, 2012

South Waziristan polio immunisation campaign put off

Milita­ry operat­ion, curfew cited as reason­s for postpo­nement of the campai­gn, due to begin in other tribal areas on.

April 20, 2012

Bilateral trade: Tehran optimistic about power deal

Consul Genera­l Hassan Darvis­hvand hopes the accord will be signed soon.

April 13, 2012

K-P textbook board official says syllabus did change

Parent­s, studen­ts compla­in new books unavai­lable in the market.

April 9, 2012

Demanding release of missing colleague, K-P teachers criticise govt inaction

Islami­a Colleg­e Univer­sity’s vice chance­llor Ajmal Khan was abduct­ed in Sept 2009.

April 5, 2012

Enter week No. 2: Nurses threaten to march to Governor House again

Meanwh­ile, nurses from rural Sindh arrive­d in Karach­i to take part in protes­ts.

April 1, 2012

Convocation: Tearful and generous, K-P governor tells graduating women of ‘long, exciting road ahead’

Female litera­cy in Fata only 3%, lament­s Barris­ter Masood Kausar

March 28, 2012