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10 deadliest earthquakes recorded in the world till date

Here are the 10 deadliest earthquakes recorded till date: 1.Azad Jammu and Kashmir: Kashmir witnessed a devastating earthquake of magnitude 7.6 on October 8, 2005. A total of 85,000 casualties were reported, and over 69,000 people were injured. It rendered more than four million people homeless. The earthquake was also …

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Swat gets new forensic science laboratory

  SWAT :  A new regional Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) was inaugurated on Thursday by the FSL Director Muhammad Quresh Khan, UNDP Pakistan Country Director Marc-André Franche and the Ambassador of Switzerland Marc Pierre George. According to a press release issued on Thursday, FSL was established with funding from the …

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Female entrepreneurship in Pakistan

Women constitute 50 percent of the population of Pakistan. Many of them are well educated. Others are pursuing higher education or are interested to do so. In many areas of Pakistan, ladies are not allowed to do jobs even after receiving higher education. As a result, most of them stay …

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Khursheed Shah says Jewish lobby behind terrorism

“Muslims are not terrorists. The present terrorism is sponsored by a Jewish lobby in the guise of Muslims,” he told lawyers during a Swat District Bar Association function in Swat. Khursheed Shah said it was PPP leader and Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, who strengthened the ‘broken and defeated’ Pakistan …

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The force be with You: Imran promises exemplary police reforms

Imran addresses Public Liaison Councils. PHOTO: MUHAMMAD IQBAL/EXPRESS PESHAWAR: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan said the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa government would soon introduce the Police Act in the K-P Assembly to bring tangible reforms to the force. He claimed the reforms would be so effective that no succeeding government would be willing …

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Vertical farming getting popular in Swat

MINGORA: The farmers in Kabal tehsil of picturesque Swat valley are hopeful, to the extent of surety, about increasing their agricultural produce by utilising the modern technique of vertical farming. They believe that the soil is fertile and favourable for growing various crops, fruits and vegetables. There is only need …

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