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FATA parliamentarians demand KP-FATA merger

Date: 06 Feb, 2017

    FATA parliamentarians demand KP-FATA merger
ISLAMABAD, 06 February: In an unprecedented show of unity, parliamentarians from the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and tribal elders have called upon the government to abolish the tribal...
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Lowari tunnel to remain closed tomorrow

Date: 06 Feb, 2017

    Lowari tunnel to remain closed tomorrow
Lowari Tunnel would remain closed for all kinds of traffic on Tuesday as authorities failed to clear snow off the road due to heavy snowfall on Chitral top. Roads in...
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JUI-F stands firm on demand of separate province for FATA

Date: 06 Feb, 2017

    JUI-F stands firm on demand of separate province for FATA
Jamiat Ulama-e-Islam on Monday reiterated demand that FATA to be declare as separate province. Addressing a news conference in Peshawar press club, JUI-F FATA chief Mufti Abdul Shakoor said that...
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Poetic session welcoming peace held in Parachinar

Date: 06 Feb, 2017

    Poetic session welcoming peace held in Parachinar
A poetry recitation session (Mushaira) was held on the snow-covered ground Shaheed Park in Parachinar, Kurram Agency. Spinghar Literary Jirga president Noor Ghulam Noori, Yousuf Hussain Yousuf, Sher Alam Tur,...
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Census 2017: Training workshop for teachers begin in Hangu Khyber

Date: 06 Feb, 2017

    Census 2017: Training workshop for teachers begin in Hangu Khyber
Training workshops for census collectors to prepare for the 6th Population Census 2017, started in Khyber Agency on Monday. Master Trainer Raees Khan told TNN that training for 360 teachers...
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Afghan diplomat shot dead by guard inside Afghan Consulate in Karachi

Date: 06 Feb, 2017

    Afghan diplomat shot dead by guard inside Afghan Consulate in Karachi
An Afghan diplomat was killed in firing by a security guard inside the Afghanistan Consulate in Karachi here on Monday. Police said, a security guard of Afghan Consulate identified as...
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Avalanches, severe cold kill 100 people in Afghanistan

Date: 06 Feb, 2017

    Avalanches, severe cold kill 100 people in Afghanistan
Heavy snow and avalanches have killed 100 people in Afghanistan during last three days. Yesterday, an avalanche kill 16 people in north of Kabul. The hardest hit areas include Parwan, Nangarhar...
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FDMA establishes helpline desk for South Waziristan returning IDPs

Date: 06 Feb, 2017

    FDMA establishes helpline desk for South Waziristan returning IDPs
The Fata Disaster Management Authority (FDMA) has established a helpline desk to resolve the problems of South Waziristan returning IDPs. The FDMA agency coordinator Said Umar while talking to media...
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Eight-day anti-polio drive kicks off in five KP districts

Date: 06 Feb, 2017

    Eight-day anti-polio drive kicks off in five KP districts
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Health Department on Monday launched an eight-day anti-polio vaccination campaign in five districts of the province. Emergency Operation Center (EOC) Coordinator Akbar Khan said that more than...
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Takht Bhai police torture M.Phil student in allege robbery case

Date: 06 Feb, 2017

    Takht Bhai police torture M.Phil student in allege robbery case
The Takht Bhai Police Station SHO Riaz has beaten an M.Phil student Majid Khan and registered robbery case against him. Yesterday, the student Majid Khan’s relatives stage protest outside Mardan...
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KP police demands constables’ upgradation, increase in martyrs’ package

Date: 06 Feb, 2017

    KP police demands constables’ upgradation, increase in martyrs’ package
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Inspector General of Police (IGP) Nasir Khan Durrani has demanded of the provincial government to upgrade police constables and increase package for the martyred police officials. In...
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FATA reforms to be implemented soon: Muqam

Date: 06 Feb, 2017

    FATA reforms to be implemented soon: Muqam
Adviser to Prime Minister, Amir Muqam has said that reforms in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) would soon be implemented to bring the tribal people into mainstream of...
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FEATURES & INTERVIEWS – LATEST

  • PATA residents yet to benefit from Right to Information Act

    The people of seven districts of Malakand division and Kohistan are complaining that being the equal citizens of the country, it is their basic right to have access to information of public importance as like other inhabitants of rest of the province.

  • Government fails to control monopoly of private educational institutions

    The previous ANP-led government had prepared a draft for establishing a regulatory body for the private educational institutions but it could not make legislation. The incumbent PTI-led coalition government had also promised to establish a regulatory body in the province but despite of passage of four years, it yet to materialize the pledge.

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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. […]

  • Tribal people waiting for government’s decision on future status of FATA

    Since the beginning of consultations for the reforms process by the government, the political parties, social organisations and tribal elders and youth are actively raising their voice in support of particular set of reforms. When Members of the National Assembly from Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) submitted the 22nd constitutional amendment bill in the Lower […]

  • Tribal People are uncertain about the proposed local bodies polls in 2017 FATA,FATA Reforms, Local Government 2017 in FATA

    Efforts are being underway to introduce reforms in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) on official level and the tribal population is also participating in the process by providing their input from time to time on the issue concerning their future governing system. The Fata reforms committed led by Sartaj Aziz, advisor to Prime Minister […]

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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