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Anti-FCR rally taken out in DI Khan

Date: 04 Jan, 2017

    Anti-FCR rally taken out in DI Khan
Activists of different political parties under the banner of Fata Political Alliance took out a rally against the Frontier Crime Regulation (FCR) here on Wednesday. The rally started from...
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More rain expected in KP, Fata during next 24 hours

Date: 04 Jan, 2017

    More rain expected in KP, Fata during next 24 hours
The recent spell of intermittent rain continues in parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Fata as forecasters predicted more rain in the coming days. According to meteorological department, rain-thunderstorm with snowfall...
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Five shops gutted down in Ashreet bazaar

Date: 04 Jan, 2017

    Five shops gutted down in Ashreet bazaar
As many as five shops were reduced to ashes as fire erupted in Ashreet bazaar in district Chitral, police said on Wednesday. According to police, the fire erupted due...
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Police constable shots dead man from rival group in judicial complex

Date: 04 Jan, 2017

    Police constable shots dead man from rival group in judicial complex
A police constable shot dead a man from his rival family inside the judicial complex here on Wednesday, police said. According to SSP Operations Sajjad Khan, the constable who...
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475 patients treated at free medical camp

Date: 04 Jan, 2017

    475 patients treated at free medical camp
A one-day free medical camp for women and children was organized in Touheed Abad locality near Wazir Bagh by the provincial health department and the Unicef on Wednesday. As...
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Father appeals to federal government for help in releasing his kidnapped for ransom in Turkey

Date: 04 Jan, 2017

    Father appeals to federal government for help in releasing his kidnapped for ransom in Turkey
Father of one of the four Pakistanis kidnapped for ransom in Turk capital Istanbul has appealed to the federal government to save his son’s life and help him releasing...
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Tesco cuts off power supply to Alam Goodar without prior notice

Date: 04 Jan, 2017

    Tesco cuts off power supply to Alam Goodar without prior notice
The Tribal Areas Electric Supply Company (Tesco) disconnected electricity supply to Alam Goodar area of the Bara tehsil of Khyber Agency on Thursday. According to local residents of the area,...
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Pesco’s retired employees protest against delay in payment of month pension, other issues

Date: 04 Jan, 2017

    Pesco’s retired employees protest against delay in payment of month pension, other issues
Retired employees of the Peshawar Electric Supply Company (Pesco) on Wednesday held a protest demonstration in favor of their demands. The retired employees gathered outside the press club and chanted...
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Australia consolidate grip on Sydney Test

Date: 04 Jan, 2017

    Australia consolidate grip on Sydney Test
In pursuit of a clean sweep in the three-match Test series, Australia declared their first inning on 538 for the loss of eight wickets on the second day of...
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5 die after drinking toxic liquor in Peshawar

Date: 04 Jan, 2017

    5 die after drinking toxic liquor in Peshawar
Five members of a family have died in Swati Phatak area of Peshawar after consuming toxic liquor. Police said five people belonging to Christian community slept at their homes on...
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5 policemen among 15 injured in DI Khan blast

Date: 04 Jan, 2017

    5 policemen among 15 injured in DI Khan blast
At least 15 people, including five policemen, were injured in a bomb attack on a police vehicle in Dera Ismail Khan on Wednesday. Police said a mobile van was on...
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Insaf Cricket Tournament begins in Khyber Agency

Date: 04 Jan, 2017

    Insaf Cricket Tournament begins in Khyber Agency
The 2nd Insaf Cricket Tournament got underway in Khyber Agency on Tuesday. In the opening match of the tournament played at Sur Qamar ground in Jamrud, Insaf Tigers defeated Hatif...
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FEATURES & INTERVIEWS – LATEST

  • Islamabad sit-in bears fruits as authorities start demining SWA

    It seems that the civil and military authorities in South Waziristan agency have started implementing the pledges the federal government made with the organizers of the 10-day sit-in staged against extra judicial killing of Naqeebullah Mehsud. Reportedly, the authorities have formed nine teams to purge the tribal district from the scattered landmines, which had been killing and injuring the local tribesmen.

  • Tirah people seek alternativeh to poppy crop

    The people of Tirah area of Khyber Agency have called upon the government introduce another cash crop before eradicating poppy crop from the area.

  • First Pakistani Transgender Batch sworn in as Scouts

    The otherwise neglected community of transgender people has been included in Scout association as a Batch of 40 transgender youth took oath in Karachi on Friday. The young transgender scouts wore scarves and took oath. Atif Amin Hussain, Commissioner IPC Sindh Boys Scouts, administered the oath.

  • Girl from Mardan makes nation proud with her Biotechnology research

    The world is observing International Day of Women and Girls in Science today (Sunday). On this special occasion, TNN conducted an interview of Sarah Farooq Khan who aspires to become a role model for other girls through her research in the field of Biotechnology.

Fata Reforms

TDPs

  • Absenteeism of teachers, damaged buildings make 900 schools non-functional in FATA

    In tribal areas of Pakistan, more than 800 schools have been closed or still remained non-functional due to poor law and order situation in the region. A large number of schools were either damaged or destroyed by Taliban when they were in control of major parts of FATA.  Since majority of displaced populations have returned […]

  • Returnees and displaced families from FATA seek food security

    Hundreds of displaced families from North and South Waziristan and Khyber Agency are still living a displaced life. However, the IDPs and repatriated from Fata have claimed that government was, seemingly, least interested to facilitate and provide food to the terrorism-affected tribal people.

  • Political parties running campaigns to increase vote bank among repatriated people of FATA

    Political hustle and bustle have been gaining vigor at the in the areas of return in FATA with public gatherings being organized at hujras and local offices of political parties ahead of forthcoming general elections.During 2013 general elections thousands of families from different agencies of Fata were living in camps and with relatives due to military operations.

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