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Rabid dog bites 12 people in Mohmand Agency

Date: 06 Jan, 2017

    Rabid dog bites 12 people in Mohmand Agency
A rabid dog on Friday bit at least 12 people in Atokhel area of Mohmand Agency. The political administration said those bitten by the rabid dog included four young girls.
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Help desk set up for tourists visiting Galiyat

Date: 06 Jan, 2017

    Help desk set up for tourists visiting Galiyat
A help desk has been set up in Galiyat to help the tourists facing any difficulty while travelling to the area for enjoying the snowfall. The Water and Power Development...
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KP governor abolishes education renationalisation policy in FATA

Date: 06 Jan, 2017

    KP governor abolishes education renationalisation policy in FATA
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra has abolished the FATA education rationalisation policy after it received negative response. The policy was introduced by the FATA Education Directorate in 2015 under...
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DI Khan’s Gandapurs residing in Balochistan deprived of CNIC facility

Date: 06 Jan, 2017

    DI Khan’s Gandapurs residing in Balochistan deprived of CNIC facility
The people of Gandapur tribe of Dera Ismail Khan residing in Balochistan have not been allowed by the provincial government to make computerised national identity cards (CNICs) due to...
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Bid to smuggle 10 buffalos to Afghanistan from Kurram foiled

Date: 06 Jan, 2017

    Bid to smuggle 10 buffalos to Afghanistan from Kurram foiled
The political administration of Kurram Agency on have foiled a bid to smuggle 10 buffalos to Afghanistan and arrested one suspect. Assistant Political Agent Lower Kurram Kamran Khan told media...
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19 persons involved in minor cases released from Jamrud Jail

Date: 06 Jan, 2017

    19 persons involved in minor cases released from Jamrud Jail
Khyber Agency Political Agent Captain (R) Khalid Mehmood has ordered release of 19 persons arrested on trivial charges. The political agent visited Jamrud Tehsil Jail on Friday and talked to...
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Golf championship begins in Peshawar

Date: 06 Jan, 2017

    Golf championship begins in Peshawar
The 2nd Asghar Khan National Amateur Golf Championship got underway in Peshawar on Friday. Peshawar Air Commodore Nisar Ahmed inaugurated the championship at the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Golf Club....
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Six of a family injured in gas cylinder blast in Hangu

Date: 06 Jan, 2017

    Six of a family injured in gas cylinder blast in Hangu
Six members of a family sustained injuries in a gas cylinder blast in Hangu on Friday. Police said the incident happened at 4:00am at the house of Badshah in Bahadur...
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Australia set 465-run target for Pakistan in Sydney Test

Date: 06 Jan, 2017

    Australia set 465-run target for Pakistan in Sydney Test
Australia have set a target of 465 runs for Pakistan in the third Test of the three-match series at Sydney. Pakistan were batting on 55 for the loss of one...
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ECP serves notices on 10 KP MNAs over asset statements

Date: 06 Jan, 2017

    ECP serves notices on 10 KP MNAs over asset statements
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) for the first time has started accountability of the members of the Parliament and issued notices to 10 members of National Assembly (MNAs)...
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Alikhel tribe in North Waziristan demands early reconstruction of damaged houses

Date: 06 Jan, 2017

    Alikhel tribe in North Waziristan demands early reconstruction of damaged houses
The people of Alikhel tribe of North Waziristan Agency have called upon the government to pay special attention to reconstruction of houses in the area. About 500 families of Alikhel...
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Licenses of 3 pharmaceutical companies suspended over making substandard drugs

Date: 06 Jan, 2017

    Licenses of 3 pharmaceutical companies suspended over making substandard drugs
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Drug Registration Authority has suspended licenses of three pharmaceutical companies for making substandard medicines. The Authority’s Board has also approved registration of 60 new drugs....
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FEATURES & INTERVIEWS – LATEST

  • Climate change remains a cloud on horizon in KP

    Unexpected heatwaves, floods, incessant deforestation and irregular urbanisation have rendered K-P extremely vulnerable to climate change.
    The average temperature of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has increased alarmingly by one degree Celsius since 2005 to 2015

  • Construction of security wall around Hayatabad hinders children’s education

    A dweller of Tajabad, Muhammad Riaz had no other option but to drop his two children from the primary school in Phase-III. “My sons were enrolled in the government primary school but after the construction of the boundary wall, it is almost difficult for them to reach school in time. Being a poor person, I cannot afford to arrange private transport for their pick and drop. I am totally clueless what to do,” a worried Riaz says

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Fata Reforms

  • Delay in the passage of reforms bill from parliament draws criticism from FATA people   FATA, FATA Reforms, Reforms Committtee, FCR

    The existing Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) law in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) has always been under criticism from different quarters, while the successive governments also brought some changes in the controversial British-era law – the most important being the right to franchise in 1996 and political parties act extension to FATA in 2011. […]

  • 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 […]

  • Govt criticized for delaying approval of proposed reforms in FATA

    PESHAWAR: Different governments have made attempts since the creation of Pakistan in 1947 to bring reforms in the administrative system of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), but the reforms were never implemented in letter and spirit. Efforts for reforms in FATA got momentum once again when FATA parliamentarians submitted a bill in the National […]

TDPs

  • Sports activities get momentum in FATA with return of TDPs FATA, TDPs, TDPs Repatriation, Sports

    Like other activities of life, sports activities also came to a halt in FATA due to law and order issues and the sports grounds presented a deserted look. However, the situation changed swiftly after the return of local people and now the political administration, FATA Secretariat and people in their private capacity are organising sports […]

  • Matriculation exams conducted successfully amid repatriation, rehabilitation of TDPs in FATA

    After years of displacement and reconstruction in tribal areas, the government successfully conducted matriculation exams in FATA this year. The FATA people were jubilant over holding of matric exams in their areas after a long time However, the students from Mehsuds-inhabited areas of South Waziristan Agency had to attend their exam in Dera Ismail Khan […]

  • TDPs decry lack of facilities at ration, registration centers across FATA,KP FATA, TDPs, IDPs, IDPs Repatriation

    The repatriation process of the internally displaced persons (IDPs) from the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) has entered its final stage. According to the Fata Disaster Management Authority (FDMA), majority of the displaced families have so far been repatriated but still there are thousands of households who are still waiting for government’s approval to return […]

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