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19 posts with khyber-pakhtunkhwa

Abdul Latif Afridi

Abdul Latif Afridi

Abdul Latif Afridi

Abdul Latif Afridi (born November 14, 1943) is a lawyer, currently vice Chairman of the Pakistan Bar Council and the former president of the Pakistan Peshawar High Court Bar Association. A former member of the Pakistan Parliament, (National Assembly between...

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Mingora Sawat

Mingora Sawat

Mingora Sawat

Mingora (also spelled Mingawara or Mangora or Mingaora) (Pashto: مینګورہ ) is the largest city in Swat District, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is located at an altitude of 984 metres (3,228 ft) [1] and lies on the banks of River Swat about...

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The Khyber train safari

The Khyber train safari

The Khyber train safari

The Khyber Railway. With a Pakistan Railways HGS 2-8-0 at front and rear a charter train climbs the Khyber Pass through a series of zig-zags to gain height. The Khyber train safari was a tourist train which ran between Peshawar and Landi Kotal through...

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The Kissa Khwani Bazaar

The Kissa Khwani Bazaar

The Kissa Khwani Bazaar

The Kissa Khwani Bazaar (Pashto:کيسه خوانې بازار, Urdu: قصه خواني بازار ) (or 'Market of Story-tellers') is a bazaar of Peshawar, in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (then N.-W.F.) province Gazetteer, [1] traveller Lowell...

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The Kalasha

The Kalasha

The Kalasha

'Kalash girl' (Kalash people live in the Kalash Valleys in Chitral, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan) The Kalasha (Kalasha: Kaĺaśa, Nuristani: Kasivo) or Kalash, are a Dardic indigenous people residing in the Chitral District of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province...

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Justice 'Nasir- ul-Mulk

Justice 'Nasir- ul-Mulk

Justice 'Nasir- ul-Mulk

Justice 'Nasir- ul-Mulk (Urdu: ناصر الملک ) is a justice of the Supreme Court of Pakistan and a former Chief Justice of the Peshawar High Court. Early life Nasir ul Mulk S/O Kamran Khan was born on August 17, 1950 in Swat, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (former N.W.F.P)....

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Karnal Sher Khan

Karnal Sher Khan

Karnal Sher Khan

Karnal Sher Khan (1970–1999) (Urdu: کرنل شیر خان) was a Pakistan Army officer who is one of only eleven recipients of Pakistan's highest gallantry award, the Nishan-e-Haider. He was a Captain in the 27 Sindh Regiment of the Pakistan. Name Captain Sher...

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Lowari Pass

Lowari Pass

Lowari Pass

Lowari Pass (or Lowari Top) (el. 10,230 ft.) is a high mountain pass that connects Chitral with Dir in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Lowari Top is a relatively low pass, by far the lowest pass to enter Chitral, the rest all being 12,000 to 15,000 feet....

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Lowari Pass

Lowari Pass

Lowari Pass

Lowari Pass (or Lowari Top) (el. 10,230 ft.) is a high mountain pass that connects Chitral with Dir in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Lowari Top is a relatively low pass, by far the lowest pass to enter Chitral, the rest all being 12,000 to 15,000 feet....

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