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  • Wild animal injures man in Lower Kurram A man sustained injuries when a wild animal attacked him in Bagzai area of Lower Kurram Agency. The victim was identified as Rashid. His brother said that Rashid was working in his garden last night when a pig entered the garden and attacked him...
  • Qatar agrees for conditional negotiations to ease Gulf boycott Qatar has agreed for conditional talks in an attempt to ease boycott of Saudi Arabia and its allied countries. According to Aljazeera, Qatar's emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani in his speech called for dialogue to resolve a political crisis...
  • Two laborers suffocate to death while cleaning well in Mansehra Two laborers died of suffocation while cleaning well in Chanani area of Mansehra district on Saturday, police said. According to police, the fell unconscious of suffocation while cleaning a well inside a house in Chanani area....
  • 16 Afghan policemen killed in US airstrike in Helmand At least 16 Afghan policemen were killed in a US airstrike in Helmand province of Afghanistan, provincial police spokesman said. While talking to a foreign news agency AFP, Helmand police spokesman Salam Afghan said ...
  • Met Office forecasts rain in parts of KP, Fata The Metrological Department has predicted rainfall in different parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) during the next 24 hours...

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Petrol prices increased by Rs2.25, diesel Rs2.26 per litre

Date: 31 Jan, 2017

    Petrol prices increased by Rs2.25, diesel Rs2.26 per litre
The government has increased the prices of petrol by Rs2.25 and diesel by Rs2.26 per litre for the next 15 days. Finance Minister Ishaq Dar announced the increase in prices...
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Muttahida Saraiki Council protested FATA merger into KP

Date: 31 Jan, 2017

    Muttahida Saraiki Council protested FATA merger into KP
The Muttahida Saraiki Council (MSC) on Tuesday set up a protest camp in Dera Ismail Khan against FATA merger into Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and demanded Saraikistan province for Saraiki speakers. Representatives...
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Protests held against JuD chief Hafiz Saeed’s house arrest

Date: 31 Jan, 2017

    Protests held against JuD chief Hafiz Saeed’s house arrest
Protest demonstrations were held in Mardan and several other areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa against Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Muhammad Saeed’ house arrest on Tuesday. A protest demonstration was held in...
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FOA President accused of selecting KP players in FATA basketball team

Date: 31 Jan, 2017

    FOA President accused of selecting KP players in FATA basketball team
The FATA Basketball Association members on Tuesday accused the FATA Olympics Association (FOA) President Shahid Khan Shinwari of selecting players from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in FATA basketball team for the...
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Alpine International ski Cup underway in Malam Jabba

Date: 31 Jan, 2017

    Alpine International ski Cup underway in Malam Jabba
The Alpine International Cup ski tournament is underway in tourists’ resort Malam Jabba top in scenic Swat valley after 11 years of gap. The tournament started on 28 January will...
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Gas cylinder blast kills two in Lower Dir

Date: 31 Jan, 2017

    Gas cylinder blast kills two in Lower Dir
Two people were killed and two injured as a gas cylinder exploded in Gulabad area of Lower Dir on Tuesday. Police said the explosion took place in a denting workshop...
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Only six out of 16 companies’ milk fit for consumption

Date: 31 Jan, 2017

    Only six out of 16 companies’ milk fit for consumption
Federal Minister for Science and Technology Rana Tanveer Hussain on Tuesday informed the National Assembly that only six milk companies out of 16 companies in the country provide pure...
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Majlis Wahdatul Muslimeen seeks judicial probe into Parachinar terror attack

Date: 31 Jan, 2017

    Majlis Wahdatul Muslimeen seeks judicial probe into Parachinar terror attack
The Majlis Wahdatul Muslimeen has demanded judicial inquiry into the terrorist attack at Sabzi Mandi in Parachinar area of Kurram Agency. Addressing a press conference in Parachinar on Monday, the...
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Filthy stagnant water on road near KP Assembly perturb commuters

Date: 31 Jan, 2017

    Filthy stagnant water on road near KP Assembly perturb commuters
Filthy water accumulated on the road infront of Radio Pakistan building near Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly is causing severe hardships for commuters. From the past five days the filthy water has...
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11 killed as passenger coach plunges into ravine in Malakand

Date: 31 Jan, 2017

    11 killed as passenger coach plunges into ravine in Malakand
At least 11 passengers including women and children were killed and seven others suffered critical injuries when a passenger coach plunged into a deep ravine near Shaheed Morr in...
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Jamaatud Dawa chief Hafiz Muhammad Saeed put under house arrest

Date: 31 Jan, 2017

    Jamaatud Dawa chief Hafiz Muhammad Saeed put under house arrest
The Punjab government has confined the Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Muhammad Saeed and declared his home in Johar Town, Lahore as sub-jail. A crackdown has been launched against the...
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Contempt notice filed against federal govt in PHC over non-provision of gas to Swabi

Date: 31 Jan, 2017

    Contempt notice filed against federal govt in PHC over non-provision of gas to Swabi
Aqibullah Khan, the brother of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser, has filed a contempt of court case against the federal government in the Peshawar High Court (PHC) over...
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Fata Reforms

  • Al-Haj group to join sit-in against Fata reforms’ postponement

    Karavan Alhaj Group on Monday announced to join its sit-in announced by Fata Students Organisation outside governor house to protest delay in Fata Reforms.

    The announcement was made by Bilawal Afridi who son of Member National Assembly from Khyber Agency Alhaj Shah Jee Gul here at Peshawar Press Club while talking to reporters.

  • The pros and cons of extending superior courts to FATA

    The Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) have been kept away from the country’s judicial system under Article 247 of the Constitution of Pakistan and all kinds of disputes are resolved under the centuries-old tribal system. The ongoing reforms process not only aims at bringing the tribal region into the national mainstream, but also bringing FATA […]

  • Reforms recommendations in the eyes of FATA people FATA Reforms, FATA, FCR, Reforms recommendations

    After a long struggle against the Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) and administrative structure of FATA, the federal cabinet on 2 March, 2017 approved the proposals of FATA Reforms Committee. The main feature of the reforms package is scraping of FCR and replacing it with Riwaj Act under which a judge of the court will be […]

TDPs

  • Post-repatriation opportunities and challenges of Technical education in FATA

    The government has allocated Rs 600 million to promote technical education and enroll maximum students at technical educational institutions in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata). The amount is said to be spent on construction of new technical institutes, make the closed institute functional and equip them with modern facilities. This was revealed by Fata Development […]

  • Unnecessary delay in repatriation process annoys FATA displaced populations

    According Fata Disaster Management Authority (FDMA), there are 20,000 Temporary displaced families from North, South Waziristan and Khyber Agencies. They have been facing with numerous problems since their displacement. “We are given repatriation token six months ago but the repatriation process is not yet started,” said Usman, who is from Dande Darpakhel tribe of North […]

  • Residents of FATA demand counting of TDPs on basis of permanent addresses

    Like other parts of the country, the sixth population census was licked off in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) on March 15 this year. The first phase of the census has been completed in thirteen districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa while one tribal district, Orakzai Agency, of Fata. The second phase of census is underway since […]

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