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Tribal students reject proposed ‘Riwaj Act’ for tribal areas

Date: 01 Mar, 2017

    Tribal students reject proposed ‘Riwaj Act’ for tribal areas
The tribal students’ organization on Wednesday rejected the proposed ‘Riwaj Act’ for tribal areas and said that the act is not different from the draconian FCR law. While addressing a...
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KP Govt to establish helpline to resolve complaints of Pashtuns in Punjab

Date: 01 Mar, 2017

    KP Govt to establish helpline to resolve complaints of Pashtuns in Punjab
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Speaker Asad Qaisar on Wednesday announced to establish a helpline to resolve the complaints of Pashtuns residing in the Punjab province. Addressing a news conference in...
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Bannu municipal workers protest against pending salaries

Date: 01 Mar, 2017

    Bannu municipal workers protest against pending salaries
Employees of the Bannu municipal committee on Wednesday continued to protest for the second against the nonpayment of the 700 workers salaries for the last four months. The municipal workers...
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Lakki Marwat police claims to have arrested JUI-F leader’s murderers

Date: 01 Mar, 2017

    Lakki Marwat police claims to have arrested JUI-F leader’s murderers
Police in Lakki Marwat on Monday claimed to have arrested two persons allegedly involved in the murder of Jamiat Ulama-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) local leader Maulana Muhammad Anwar. Police said that the...
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Three foreign players of Quetta Gladiators pull out of PSL final in Lahore

Date: 01 Mar, 2017

    Three foreign players of Quetta Gladiators pull out of PSL final in Lahore
Three foreign players of Quetta Gladiators have refused to play Pakistan Super League (PSL) final in Lahore. The Quetta Gladiators qualified for the final after beating Peshawar Zalmi in...
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PSL-2017: Islamabad United to face Karachi Kings in second play-off today

Date: 01 Mar, 2017

    PSL-2017: Islamabad United to face Karachi Kings in second play-off today
Islamabad United will clash against Karachi Kings today (Wednesday night) in the second play-off of Pakistan Super League (PSL) at Sharjah Cricket Stadium. The match will begin at Sharjah Cricket...
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School teacher fractures female student’s fingers in Mardan

Date: 01 Mar, 2017

    School teacher fractures female student’s fingers in Mardan
A private school teacher in Rustam area of Mardan district has beaten a Class III girl student with a stick on her knuckles for making noise in the classroom,...
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Eight killed as passenger jeep plunges into ravine in Mansehra

Date: 01 Mar, 2017

    Eight killed as passenger jeep plunges into ravine in Mansehra
At least eight people including two women and a minor were killed and another injured when a passenger jeep fell into a deep ravine in Ratai area of Mansehra...
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From sowing to harvesting, women look after marijuana crops in Khyber Agency

Date: 01 Mar, 2017

    From sowing to harvesting, women look after marijuana crops in Khyber Agency
Tirah Maidan area of Bara sub-division in Khyber Agency is known for hashish production and many people in the area are directly or indirectly associated with this business.
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Civil judges in Peshawar get special training

Date: 01 Mar, 2017

    Civil judges in Peshawar get special training
Over a hundred civil judges of Peshawar Judicial Academy have been given special training to polish their professional skills.
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Peshawar University teachers point out flaws in Universities Model Act

Date: 01 Mar, 2017

    Peshawar University teachers point out flaws in Universities Model Act
The teachers of University of Peshawar (UoP) have pointed out several flaws in the Universities Model Act and demanded separate act for all universities of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and allocation...
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National Sports Conference organised in Peshawar

Date: 01 Mar, 2017

    National Sports Conference organised in Peshawar
The Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) organised the National Sports Conference in Peshawar on Tuesday.
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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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