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Govt allocates Rs 18.5 billion for nationwide census: Minister

Date: 12 Mar, 2017

    Govt allocates Rs 18.5 billion for nationwide census: Minister
The Federal Government has said that 18.5 billion rupees have been allocated for the 6th population and housing census starting from March 15 across the country as all the...
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Imran Khan inaugurates Qazi Hussain Ahmed Hospital in Nowshera

Date: 12 Mar, 2017

    Imran Khan inaugurates Qazi Hussain Ahmed Hospital in Nowshera
Chairman Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan on Sunday inaugurated a 500 bedded Qazi Hussain Ahmed Hospital and Medical College in Nowshera.
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Private schools sports festival begins in Khyber Agency

Date: 12 Mar, 2017

    Private schools sports festival begins in Khyber Agency
The Ghundai area all private schools sports festival was started in Khyber Agency on Sunday. An opening ceremony was organized in this regard at the Sakhi Pul Chowk Ground in...
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Special security arrangements ordered for matriculation exams in North Waziristan

Date: 12 Mar, 2017

    Special security arrangements ordered for matriculation exams in North Waziristan
The North Waziristan Agency (NWA) political administration has directed for special security arrangements for matriculation examinations being started from March 15.
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Bannu residents protest against electricity cut to 22 tubewells

Date: 12 Mar, 2017

    Bannu residents protest against electricity cut to 22 tubewells
The residents of Bannu city on Sunday staged a protest demonstration against the suspension of electricity supply to 22 tubewells in Bannu city. The Peshawar Electric Supply Company (Pesco) has...
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JI to reconcile political parties to support Fata reforms

Date: 12 Mar, 2017

    JI to reconcile political parties to support Fata reforms
Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) on Sunday announced to reconcile all the political parties and Fata parliamentarians to support the recently announced Fata reforms process and play role for the progress and...
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Nadan Bakkakhel Club win cricket tournament in FR Bannu

Date: 12 Mar, 2017

    Nadan Bakkakhel Club win cricket tournament in FR Bannu
The Nadan Bakkakhel Club has won the cricket tournament in FR Bannu here on Sunday. In the final match of the tournament, the Nadan Bakkakhel Club scored 103 runs in...
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One injured in bomb blast in Kurram Agency

Date: 12 Mar, 2017

    One injured in bomb blast in Kurram Agency
A person was injured in a bomb blast in Borr town the bordering area with Afghanistan of Kurram Agency here on Sunday. Meanwhile, the security forces defused another bomb...
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Special campaign launched in Lower Dir to promote local culture

Date: 12 Mar, 2017

    Special campaign launched in Lower Dir to promote local culture
The Directorate of Culture Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has launched a special campaign in Lower Dir to promote local culture.
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People of Shali area in Chitral decry lack of drinking water facility

Date: 12 Mar, 2017

    People of Shali area in Chitral decry lack of drinking water facility
The people of Shali area of Chitral are compelled to use polluted water of a canal due to lack of clean drinking water facility in the area.
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Ban on urea fertilisers lifted in Kurram Agency

Date: 12 Mar, 2017

    Ban on urea fertilisers lifted in Kurram Agency
The government has lifted ban on urea fertilisers in Kurram Agency. Decision to this effect was taken after successful negotiations between the elders of Turi-Bangash tribe and political administration officials...
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2 tribal elders killed, 5 injured in firing during Jirga in Kurram

Date: 12 Mar, 2017

    2 tribal elders killed, 5 injured in firing during Jirga in Kurram
Two tribal elders were killed and five other people sustained injuries in firing during a Jirga in Kurram Agency on Saturday.
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Fata Reforms

  • FATA reforms bill suspended over the question of merger and Riwaj Act

    The FATA reforms process is again facing suspension since May this year mainly due to differences among the FATA parliamentarians over the mode of reforms in the tribal areas. Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) Member National Assembly from South Waziristan Agency Muhammad Jamaluddin says the parliamentarians are having different opinion on the question of merger with Khyber […]

  • 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 […]

  • Political parties, people of KP favour immediate merger of FATA with the province

    The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government and a number of political parties have expressed reservations over the draft of the FATA reforms by the federal cabinet. KP Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak says the federal government is not sincere in the reforms as it has brought forward some suggestions which are objectionable and against the Constitution. “We believe […]

TDPs

  • Families suffer from lack of internet and mobile services in areas of return

    Following repatriation to natives towns, the returned families especially youth have been facing immense problems due to unavailability of internet and 3G services in tribal agencies. Though tribes seem satisfied with pace of reconstruction and rehabilitation process but what concern them is the non-availability of cellular phones, internet services that concern the tribal people especially […]

  • 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 […]

  • BISP to be extended to North and South Waziristan soon

    The government of Pakistan launched BISP in 2008 to provide financial assistance to destitute families. So far, around 5.4 women have been benefited from this program by getting Rs4500 every three months. Like other parts of the country, this program has also been extended to Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata). This women centric program has […]

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