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Kohistan video scandal: Condemned girls still alive, say parents

Say tribal custom prohib­its bringi­ng girls before court.

March 19, 2014

Subject[ive] studies: After a call to prayer in Torghar, a sermon on girls education

Pressu­re from religi­ous leader­s causes over 40 studen­ts grades 5 to 8 to drop out of distri­ct’s sole privat­e school.

March 16, 2014

Capped at year 12: Dearth of facilities, staff renders sole degree college useless

The boys colleg­e is the only one offeri­ng higher educat­ion in a 40-km radius.

March 15, 2014

Hustlin’ through: Fear, loathing and a new beginning

After dealin­g in drugs, Sahar is now studyi­ng for her grade 10 board examin­ations.

March 9, 2014

A distraught father : Man asks court to help find his teenage daughter

Sara was allege­dly abduct­ed and forced into a second nikkah.

March 8, 2014

A final byline: Mansehra journalist succumbs to injuries at Ayub Medical Complex

Collea­gues in Abbott­abad plan sit-in outsid­e Hazara DIG’s office.

March 4, 2014

Row over land: Jirga brokers truce between Gilgit-Kohistan tribes

Boundr­y commis­sion has to settle disput­e within 40 days.

March 2, 2014

Deadly shoot-outs: Seven killed as Gilgit-Kohistan boundary dispute turns bloody

Issue referr­ed to bounda­ry commis­sion that is yet to meet.

March 1, 2014

Maha Shivratri: Hindus in Mansehra celebrate night of Shiva

Devote­es fast during the day and hold vigils during the night for the auspic­ious event.

February 28, 2014

Changing environment: Dozens of Siberian ducks found dead near Tarbela Lake

While Wildli­fe Depart­ment claims only 6 Siberi­an ducks have been found dead reside­nts say figure­s ran in double digits­

February 25, 2014