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Pakistan promotes religious tourism with preservation of ancient Buddhist monastery

Authorities accelerated conservation and excavation work at Takht-i-Bahi this month with the goal of highlighting the archeological significance of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

If enacted, a new constitutional amendment would mainstream the Federally Administered Tribal Areas and merge it with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

The Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity (APAPPS) sets the framework to strengthen relations, particularly on mutual security and economic issues, observers say.

Security measures are in place to protect citizens, especially during iftar and prayer times, officials say.

The tube wells, now powered by solar energy, have solved a major problem in the area, and the highly reliable system can function smoothly for up to eight hours uninterrupted.

The newly established Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Food Safety and Halal Food Authority has shuttered and fined offenders in raids across the city, officials say.

An explosive laden vehicle carrying five would-be suicide bombers tried to enter the FC headquarters, but soldiers stopped them dead, ISPR said.