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Regrouping Of TTP Raises Fears Of Horrific Violence In Pakistan

Jan 06, 2022 Associated Press (AP)

Pakistani Taliban, known by the acronym TTP, are regrouping and reorganizing, with their leadership headquartered in neighboring Afghanistan, according to a U.N. report from July. That is raising fears among Pakistanis of a return of the horrific violence the group once inflicted.

Peshawar Pays Tribute To Dilip Kumar On The Actor's 99th Birth Anniversary

Dec 12, 2021 PTI

The late actor had always held the city of Peshawar close to his heart and would reminisce about his childhood memories.

Pakistan: 8 Killed, 15 Injured In Firing Between Rival Factions Over Land Dispute

The groups traded bullets on each other in Pakistan’s northwest tribal area over a land dispute.

Pakistan: Three Tehrik-i-Talibam Terrorists Killed In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Oct 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Pakistan authorities claimed that the wanted militant Hizbullah was among the three killed militants.

Policeman Escorting Polio Workers Killed In Pakistan

The constable was killed by the gunmen riding a motorcycle while he was joining the polio workers in the tribal district of Dhal Behzadi of Kohat district, about 75 kilometers south of provincial capital Peshawar.

08 September, 2021

At Least 14 Members Of Taliban's Govt On UNSC's Terrorism Blacklist

Outlook Web Bureau

Acting defence minister Mullah Yaqoob, acting foreign minister Mullah Ameer Khan Muttaqi and his deputy Sher Mohammad Abbas Stanikzai are all listed under the UNSC 1988 Sanctions Committee, also known as the Taliban Sanctions Committee.

08 August, 2021

Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Condemns Temple Vandalism

Outlook Web Desk

The temple was vandalized by hooligans, who were infuriated over the release of a minor boy, arrested allegedly for urinating in a local seminary.

07 July, 2021

Pakistan Pays Tribute To Bollywood's 'Tragedy King' Dilip Kumar

Outlook Web Desk

In a tweet, Pakistan President Arif Alvi said Kumar was "an outstanding actor, a humble man, and a dignified personality".

30 January, 2020

SRK's Cousin Noor Jehan Dies Of Cancer In Peshawar

Outlook Web Bureau

Jehan was 52, and resided in Mohallah Shah Wali Qataal area close to Peshawar’s Qissa Khwani Bazaar.

26 April, 2019

Remains Of Metal Workshops From Indo- Greek Era Discovered By Pakistan Archaeologists

Outlook Web Bureau

The archaeologists from the University of Peshawar (UoP) made the discovery from a site in the Hayatabad neighbourhood of Peshawar.

28 February, 2019

Pakistan's Peshawar HC Judge Attacked By Gunmen On Way To Court; Critical

Outlook Web Bureau

A senior judge of Pakistan's Peshawar High Court has been battling for his life after being ambushed on his way to court by some bike-borne gunmen on Thursday.


01 December, 2017

12 Killed, 32 Injured As Burqa-Clad Taliban Militants Storm Agriculture Institute In Peshawar

Outlook Web Bureau

Shortly after the firing started, a heavy contingent of police was called in and the surrounding area was cordoned off.

07 September, 2017

300 Sikh, Hindu Students Displaced As Private School Shut Down in Pakistan

Outlook Web Bureau

The Rising Hope school, in Mohallah Jogan Shah in Peshawar, was closed down by the owner of the property following a dispute with the school owner.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz