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Pakistanis laud new government programme seeking to eradicate poverty

Pakistanis laud new government programme seeking to eradicate poverty

The initiative is a welcome move that will help make Pakistan a more prosperous, just, and safer place, say observers.


Pakistani activists urge more co-ordination in campaign against child abuse

Pakistani activists urge more co-ordination in campaign against child abuse

The government should involve more Pakistanis at the grass roots, according to activists.


In photos: Mohmand residents celebrate Pakistan Day with sporting events

In photos: Mohmand residents celebrate Pakistan Day with sporting events

The return of peace coincides with an increase in the number of sports and leisure activities.


New bill seeks to raise age of marriage in Islamabad

New bill seeks to raise age of marriage in Islamabad

A bill that has been introduced in the Senate would raise the age of marriage from 16 to 18 years in the Islamabad region.


Pakistan Super League in Karachi marks 'defeat of militancy'

Pakistan Super League in Karachi marks 'defeat of militancy'

The final leg of the PSL-4 has boosted the prospects of international cricket in Pakistan, which have long been stunted by terrorism.


In photos: Peshawar's shelters provide accommodations, hope for homeless

In photos: Peshawar's shelters provide accommodations, hope for homeless

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has established five shelter homes under Prime Minister Imran Khan's 100-day plan. They accommodate about 450 homeless.


Pakistani youth organisation helps terrorism's widows

Pakistani youth organisation helps terrorism's widows

The Youth Anti-Terrorism Organisation is planning to build apartments for widows facing financial difficulties after losing their primary breadwinners to terrorism.


Sweet Home orphanages give hope to children scarred by terrorism

Sweet Home orphanages give hope to children scarred by terrorism

Government-backed Sweet Home orphanages provide a variety of services to youth who have lost their parents, including housing, food, education and medical treatment.


Trangender Pakistanis hope for brighter future

Trangender Pakistanis hope for brighter future

Authorities are working to protect the marginalised community from violence and persecution.


Peshawar residents, tourists throng to renovated Ghanta Ghar neighbourhood

Peshawar residents, tourists throng to renovated Ghanta Ghar neighbourhood

Renovations of Mughal-era structures in Peshawar have transformed the local scene.


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