Negotiating pluralism

Negotiating pluralism

Aziz Ali Dad A hallmark of great nations is that they do not eschew challenges; rather, they intellectually and practically engage with them and bring about change in society. One of the challenges faced by modern societies was the issue of pluralism that is described as “a state of society...

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Protesters demand repeal of ATA, release of political prisoners

Protesters demand repeal of ATA, release of political prisoners

Our Correspondent Islamabad, July 29: The government is using Anti-Terrorism laws to suppress opponents and detain vociferous political activists. Members of progressive and leftist parties are being tormented and kept in jail without any proof. These views were expressed by speakers today at a protests rally in front of the...

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FIRs registered against protesters

FIRs registered against protesters

Gul Hammad Farooqi CHITRAL: The district administration of Chitral has lodged first Information Report (FIR) against the peaceful protesters who were raising voice against never ending load-shedding and open selling of narcotic items in Chitral. Muhammad Kausar Chughtai advocate told this scribe that he confirmed from police station Chitral that...

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یاسین: واٹر سپلائی سکیم کی کھدائی میں رکاوٹ ڈالنے والے افراد کی گرفتاری کے خلاف خواتین کا احتجاج

یاسین:طائوس واٹر سپلائی سکیم کی کھدائی میں رکاوٹ ڈالنے والے افراد کی گرفتاری کے خلاف خواتین سڑکوں پر نکل آئیں سینکڑوں خواتین نے مرکزی شاہراہ پر دھرنا دید یا اور یاسین تھانہ پولیس کی کارروائی کے خلاف شدید نعرہ بازی کی۔ عمائدین یاسین کی جانب سے مطالبا ت کے حل...

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Folk legends of Chipursan valley

Zulfiqar Ali Kalhoro (The Friday Times) Gojal valley, also known as upper Hunza, has a rich tradition of folklore, which includes myths, legends, ballads, folktales, riddles, proverbs and superstitions. These still dominate the social life of people and are one of the principle forms of entertainment and education for Gojal’s...

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