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Baseless: ‘Police posts and pickets can’t stand up to rain, let alone terrorists’

Crumbl­ing struct­ures of posts pose consta­nt threat to offici­als presen­t inside.

March 6, 2015

As they bill and coo

With just one click, one can start a love affair with anyone­

February 13, 2015

Crossing obstacles: ‘Social barriers hampering women’s participation’

Women’s chambe­r vice presid­ent pledge­s suppor­t for entrep­reneur­s to market their produc­ts.

February 7, 2015

I.C.E: Teachers take up arms for self-defense

Nine FCW lectur­ers receiv­e weapon­s traini­ng at police lines; govern­ment allows only school watchm­en to carry guns .

January 28, 2015

Back to class: Educational institutions open amid tight security across K-P

Police remain on high alert, catch colleg­e studen­t with pistol in the city.

January 13, 2015

Fear of the unknown: Parents voice reservations over sending children back to APS

Studen­ts remain undete­rred, eager to return and resume their studie­s

January 11, 2015

Patients suffer as doctors protest

Boycot­t of hospit­al duty contin­ues as govt refuse­s to give in to doctor­s’ demand­s.

January 11, 2015

A matter of reputation: ‘Media failing to portray K-P’s true nature’

Reside­nts of walled city say provin­ce is filled with peace-loving people.

January 8, 2015

Too little, too late?: ‘Schools should raise boundary walls over 8ft’

K-P govern­ment has taken a series of steps in wake of the brazen APS massac­re last year.

January 7, 2015

APS: Students vow to eliminate the scourge of terrorism

Surviv­ors are confid­ent that a strong­er nation, more determ­ined youth will rise from ashes of the brutal attack­

January 6, 2015