Gul Hamaad farooqi

  • CHITRAL-The annual festival of Kalash tribe, Chawmous, which is also known as Chatarmas, attracted a large number of tourists from all corners of the country and abroad despite severe cold weather in the valley. The main feature of the festival is the boys, clad in girls’ clothes and the ...

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  • Chitral/Kabul - Pakistani and Afghan border troops engaged in cross-border clashes for a third day on Tuesday. A number of causalities were reported on the two sides, with both alleging the other of committing aggression. The fighting first broke out Sunday afternoon when Afghan forces and local ...

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  • CHITRAL-A retired soldier from Drosh area of Chitral has thanked Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa and Corps Commander Peshawar Lieutenant General Shaheen Mazhar Mehmood for free of cost treatment of his ailing son.Subedar (Retd) Shahabuddin told local journalists that his son ...

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  • CHITRAL-“Chitral is such a beautiful piece of land with its captivating mountains, beautiful landscape and rich culture, especially that of Kalash tribe. But once you reach here you decide never to come again,” this was the expression of a woman who had come to Kalash valley to spend ...

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  • CHITRAL-After relaxation in the condition of No Objection Certificate (NOC), a large number of foreign tourists have thronged Chitral valley.Chitral was a famous tourist destination for foreign tourists before 9/11, and thousands of tourists used to visit the picturesque valley every year. That ...

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  • CHITRAL-The Kalash community celebrated its annual colourful ‘Kalash Phool Festival’ with traditional zeal and fervour here on Wednesday. The festival, which marks the harvest of grapes and walnuts, is one of the four festivals celebrated every year by the community. People of the ...

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  • CHITRAL - Polo, known as the king of games and game of kings, is no doubt not the game of the poor. But as the saying goes, where there is a will there is a way, it was introduced by the spirited people of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) and the British discovered and promoted it later. In ancient times, ...

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  • CHITRAL -  The district administration of Chitral has imposed Section 144 in the district after situation went out of control as enraged residents are trying to kill a person who allegedly committed blasphemy. Chitral Deputy Commissioner Shahab Hameed Yousafzai said that all sort of public ...

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  • CHITRAL-A teenage cancer patient belonging to the Shali Valley died on way to a Peshawar hospital as he could not be provided with timely medical treatment due to blockade of road due to avalanche.He was being shifted to to Chitral town by his relatives on a cot due to the blockade of the only road ...

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