Home Tags Kohistan

Tag: Kohistan

Childbirth challenges in Kohistan

0
Enduring the burden of childbirth, women in remote Kohistan navigate the challenges of frequent pregnancies

Shock and anger as Kohistan girl murdered over doctored images

0
As the murder of a young girl in Kohistan by her own family on the alleged orders of a Jirga sent shock waves across the country, police have expanded the scope of the investigation to include more relatives of the victim.

Rights Watch | 7 Nov 2023

0
Schoolteacher Accused of Child Abuse in DI Khan; Search for Suspect Underway A distressing incident in DI Khan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, involves a four-year-old girl allegedly sexually...

‘Women working with NGOs will either face expulsion or forced marriage’ say clergy in...

0
Nov 4, 2023: The local clergy in Patan, District Kohistan has issued a decision that if women working with NGOs are seen on field with men, they would face either expulsion from the area or forced marriage with a local. 

Rights Watch | 11 Oct 2023

0
PHC Acquits Man in Honor Killing Case, Overturning Life Sentence Peshawar High Court has acquitted a man who had been convicted in a case related...

Life at a standstill

0
September 23rd, 2020; By Umar Bacha; SHANGLA; In the recent torrential rain & flash floods after 2010 for the second time, Dubair Valley of Lower Kohistan & Kandia tehsil of Upper Kohistan has been absolutely destroyed as a 23 kilometer road in Dubair valley.

A 40 day sit in, but govt doesn’t care!

0
September 13th, 2020; By Umar Bacha; KOHISTAN; Harban Bhasha is the site for a multi-billion-dollar project of the Diamar Bhasha dam but the locals are far from happy. Residents have been protesting, for the past 40 days, demanding compensation for their lands & jobs for their youth.