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Theme: KP: Ancient and Modern Perspective

This event occurred on
October 26, 2013
7:00pm - 7:00pm PKT
(UTC +5hrs)

Our event revolves around the various hues of Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa..Speakers from this land would throw light on art,history,culture,tradition and hospitality of the region.

Iqra National University
Iqra National University,Phase 2,Hayatabad
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Gulzar Alam

Gulzar Alam, famous Pashto singer belonging to the North-Western province Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, is the voice that sung the prose of love and romance, rose for peace, harmony combating the terrorism and violence. Mr. Alam is serving as Director Music in a local channel, sheltering the culture and values of Pashto lok (folk) music.Mr.Alam sings and performs regularly. So far,he has released more than 800 audio albums. He has been awarded Sitara.e.Imtiaz by the Government of Pakistan. .

We can Theatre group

A dramatic team formed by a group of students who are enthusiastic and proactively involved in performing plays and mimes to spread awareness and motivation in relation to various issues The members of Wecan got training in acting and theatre from renowned and celebrated acting-training instructors including Ajoka Theatre and BKTF. Wecan theatre group was the winner of IMSciences Dramatic Competition in 2012 and 2013. .

Dr Shah Jehan

Dr. Shah Jahan, currently Vice Chancellor of Iqra National University, is a man possessing enormous energy, great integrity, and brilliant leadership qualities.The mind behind building Institute of Management Sciences(im-sciences) which is ranked amongst the top 5 business schools of Pakistan.Dr Jehan has taught at Eastern Washington University(USA),University of Hawaii(USA) and others.

Nadir Anees

A celebrated Rabab player from Peshawar. He has performed in various musical shows on TV and achieved fame for playing for famous Pashto Singers. His tunes : soothing and energetic, depict the culture of Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa in terms of music, social and historical,love and war and numerous other perspectives.

Abdul Rauf

Dr Abdul Rauf is a renowned historian, socio politician and a professor at the Department of Political Science in University of Peshawar. Dr.Rauf enjoys vast exposure and experience researching history of KP.. He has published various research papers dealing with the historical perspective in different walks of life of KP.

Shah Jehan

Dr. Shah Jahan, the Vice Chancellor of Iqra National University, is a man of enormous energy, great integrity, and has brilliant leadership qualities. Dr.ShahJahan is taking care of the University’s Academia. Under his supervision, the University is richer in knowledge that needs to be imparted to students.He is a great intellectual and a valuable asset to the education sector

Organizing team


Peshawar, Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa, Pakistan
  • Hunain Hayat
    Head-Media and Design Team
  • Abbas Khan
    Head-Content team
  • Hassan Ayub
    Head-Marketing and Publications team