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  • YDA to hold long march against govt attitude Young Doctors Association (YDA) on Friday announced to hold a long march against the government’s indifferent attitude till Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chairman Imran Khan’s residence in Bani Gala. The announcement was made by president YDA president Dry Gulab Afridi while talking to reporters. He said that contractors were busy looting public money in the name of change. ...
  • Fumigation in Central Kurram to protect livestock Livstock Department on Friday started fumigation in Central Kurram to protect livestock from different diseases. Talking to Tribal News Network, Dr Fazal Ilahi Mulagori said that a month ago rumors spread in the area about a outbreak of Anthrax infection. ...
  • Water supply halted to Mulagori area in Khyber Residents of Lwara Myana continue to suffer after water supply through tankers to Lwara Myana area of Mulagori tehsil has been halted since last two days. A social activist Sabz Ali Mulagori told Tribal News Network that water crisis started with start of summer season in area. He said that locals have stages several protest and demand the political administration to ensure smooth supply of water but to no avail. ...
  • Two security personnel injured in landmine blast in Khyber Two security personnel were injured on Friday in a blast in Rajgal area of Khyber Agency where a military operation has been underway against terrorists. Sources said that the injured personnel identified as Yasir and Tabrez were busy in defusing landmines when a landmine went off. ...
  • PTI MPA applies for interim bail in fraud case Member Provincial Assembly and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Yasin Khalil on Friday submitted an application for interim bail at a local court. The police said that the MPAs and his accomplice Hussain Qadir have allegedly taken money from several persons promising them to give them government jobs. ...

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Court acquits Ali Amin Gandapur in ballot box stealing case

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    Court acquits Ali Amin Gandapur in ballot box stealing case
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Revenue Ali Amin Gandapur has been acquitted by a local court here in the case of stealing ballot box during the Local Government elections in...
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PRCS distributes non-edible items among 140 destitute tribal people

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    PRCS distributes non-edible items among 140 destitute tribal people
Secretary of the PRCS, Bajaur chapter Shah Hussain told media persons on the occasion that the non-edible items include buckets, pedestal fans, stoves, household utensils and blankets. He added...
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Girls’ primary school inaugurated in Bara

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    Girls’ primary school inaugurated in Bara
A newly constructed primary school for girls was inaugurated in Aka Khel area of the Bara subdivision in Khyber Agency on Thursday. Political agent Khalid Mehmood inaugurated the school, which...
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Aka Khel tribesmen demand recovery of land occupied by Orakzai people

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    Aka Khel tribesmen demand recovery of land occupied by Orakzai people
Elders of the Aka Khel tribe of the Khyber Agency have demanded of the Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and other government officials to recover their land what they said illegally...
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Chohthra club wins Salarzai Football Tournament in Bajaur Agency

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    Chohthra club wins Salarzai Football Tournament in Bajaur Agency
Chohthra Football Club has won Salarzai Football Tournament which concluded here on Chohthra ground in Bajaur Agency on Thursday. In the final match, the host football club defeated Tarrla...
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Two police officials injured in hand grenade attack in Bannu

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    Two police officials injured in hand grenade attack in Bannu
At least two policemen were injured in a hand grenade attack in Domail area of district Bannu, police said here on Thursday. As per details, officials of the Domail police...
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218 tribesmen given compensation amount for their damaged houses in Kurram

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    218 tribesmen given compensation amount for their damaged houses in Kurram
The political administration of Kurram agency on Thursday distributed cheques of compensation amount among the owners of damaged houses. A ceremony was held in the Jirga Hall here in...
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Pakistan in trouble despite Younis’ heroics in Sydney Test

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    Pakistan in trouble despite Younis’ heroics in Sydney Test
Despite a record-making century from Younis Khan, Pakistan were still trailed by 267 runs by the hosts at the close of third day play of the third and final...
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Industrial zones to be established in Rashkai, Mohmand Agency under CPEC: minister

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    Industrial zones to be established in Rashkai, Mohmand Agency under CPEC: minister
Nine industrial zones, including one in Rashkai in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and another in Mohmand Agency in FATA will be established under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project, the...
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95 tribesmen arrested over Torkham Adda dispute released

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    95 tribesmen arrested over Torkham Adda dispute released
The political administration of Khyber Agency has released 95 persons of Khogakhel tribe arrested over a dispute on the ownership of Torkham Adda. The administration said these persons were arrested...
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KP govt decides to expand sanitation campaign to whole province

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    KP govt decides to expand sanitation campaign to whole province
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has decided to expand the sanitation drive from Peshawar to the whole province. The provincial government said garbage will be lifted from roads and streets in...
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Turkish police recover six abducted Pakistanis

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    Turkish police recover six abducted Pakistanis
Six Pakistani citizens, who were kidnapped in Turkey, have been recovered by Turkish police. The Foreign Office said the Turkish police have confirmed release of the six Pakistanis to Pakistani...
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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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