Category: Rural Development

EU lauds Pak efforts in addressing challenges faced by country

Chairman Foreign Affairs Committee of European Parliament David McAllister has appreciated efforts of Government of Pakistan in addressing challenges faced by the...

Govt committed to breaking vicious cycle of poverty: PM Abbasi

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that the government is committed not only to providing every possible support to the poor but also assisting...

Electricity brings enlightenment to remote Swat villages, locals say

MINGORA: The residents of remote villages in Sakhra area of Matta tehsil got excited after a newly-established micro hydro power station started supplying electricity...

Remote villages in Swat get electricity

MINGORA: The residents of remote villages in Sakhra area of Matta tehsil got excited after a newly-established micro hydro power station started supplying electricity to...

BRSP launched in eight Balochistan districts

Quetta – Ambassador of the European Union to Pakistan Jean-François Cautain said Saturday that he was highly contented by visualising successful execution of the...

Project launched to help Fata IDPs

PESHAWAR: Fata additional chief secretary Sikandar Qayyum inaugurated the European Union-funded ‘Aid to Uprooted People in Pakistan’ project here on Monday. A...

Call to develop agriculture through newer technologies

GENEVA – Minister for Commerce and Textiles, Pervaiz Malik has emphasised the importance of agri trade and agribusiness for developing countries like Pakistan that...

EU-funded community projects worth Rs 2.6 billion: KP government approves

    Senior Minister for Local Government & Rural Development Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Inayatullah has revealed that as many as 4000 community-based developmental...

Empowering communities key to achieving SDGs: Sartaj

  Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Sartaj Aziz, who headlined the convention, said that community institutions led by locals were key to achieving the...

Micro power stations lighting up lives of Malakand people

MINGORA: At a time when the country is facing acute power shortage and its citizens have to face prolonged outages, the mountain communities are getting access to...