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KP govt seeks foreign organizations’ assistance for development projects

Date: 26 Mar, 2017

    KP govt seeks foreign organizations’ assistance for development projects
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has urged the international organizations and world community to assist the provincial government in the completion of mega development projects.
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Transporters protested against passport condition at Torkham border

Date: 26 Mar, 2017

    Transporters protested against passport condition at Torkham border
Score of transporters, local politicians, truck drivers and tribals on Sunday staged a protest demonstration in Landikotal bazaar to demand withdrawal of the passport and visa condition set for...
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Aftab Sherpao demands immediate Fata-KP merger

Date: 26 Mar, 2017

    Aftab Sherpao demands immediate Fata-KP merger
Expressing reservations over FATA reforms’ implementation method, the Qaumi Wattan Party (QWP) Chief Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao on Sunday asked federal government to implement Fata reforms committee’s recommendation immediately...
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Tribals, Levies personnel clash over decimation of poppy crop in FR Lakki Marwat

Date: 26 Mar, 2017

    Tribals, Levies personnel clash over decimation of poppy crop in FR Lakki Marwat
The Shadi Khel tribals and the Levies personnel clashed over the decimation of poppy (opium) crop in FR Lakki Marwat here on Sunday.
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Peshawar administration persuades 80 parents to administer polio drops to their children

Date: 26 Mar, 2017

    Peshawar administration persuades 80 parents to administer polio drops to their children
The Peshawar district administration on Sunday persuaded more than 80 parents to administer anti-polio drops to their children to avoid the crippling disease.
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Pakistan to face West Indies in first T-20 tonight

Date: 26 Mar, 2017

    Pakistan to face West Indies in first T-20 tonight
Pakistan will face West Indies their first T20 match of the four matches series at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown tonight (Sunday).
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US air strike kills senior Qaeda leader in Afghanistan, claims Pentagon

Date: 26 Mar, 2017

    US air strike kills senior Qaeda leader in Afghanistan, claims Pentagon
The US Defense Ministry on Sunday claimed that a US military airstrike in Afghanistan has killed the Al-Qaeda senior commander Qari Yasin who was believed to be responsible for...
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Disabled person in Charsadda earns livelihood by selling newspapers

Date: 26 Mar, 2017

    Disabled person in Charsadda earns livelihood by selling newspapers
The proverb ‘God helps those who help themselves’ sits well on Sher Bahadur, who has disability in both his feet but he has refused to make it a weakness...
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Pakistan to face West Indies in first T-20 today

Date: 26 Mar, 2017

    Pakistan to face West Indies in first T-20 today
The first Twenty20 match of the four-match series between Pakistan and world champions West Indies will be played today at Bridgetown, Barbados.
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80-year-old person from Charsadda missing in Saudi Arabia for last 7 months

Date: 26 Mar, 2017

    80-year-old person from Charsadda missing in Saudi Arabia for last 7 months
An 80-year-old person hailing from Charsadda, Abdul Ghafoor, who went missing during Hajj in Saudi Arabia seven months ago, could not be traced as yet.
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Spring festival underway in Peshawar

Date: 26 Mar, 2017

    Spring festival underway in Peshawar
A two-day spring festival organised by the district government is attracting visitors in Peshawar.
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Record of all police stations of KP to be computerised

Date: 26 Mar, 2017

    Record of all police stations of KP to be computerised
The Police Department of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has decided to computerise the record of all police stations in the province.
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FEATURES & INTERVIEWS – LATEST

  • Islamabad sit-in bears fruits as authorities start demining SWA

    It seems that the civil and military authorities in South Waziristan agency have started implementing the pledges the federal government made with the organizers of the 10-day sit-in staged against extra judicial killing of Naqeebullah Mehsud. Reportedly, the authorities have formed nine teams to purge the tribal district from the scattered landmines, which had been killing and injuring the local tribesmen.

  • Tirah people seek alternativeh to poppy crop

    The people of Tirah area of Khyber Agency have called upon the government introduce another cash crop before eradicating poppy crop from the area.

  • First Pakistani Transgender Batch sworn in as Scouts

    The otherwise neglected community of transgender people has been included in Scout association as a Batch of 40 transgender youth took oath in Karachi on Friday. The young transgender scouts wore scarves and took oath. Atif Amin Hussain, Commissioner IPC Sindh Boys Scouts, administered the oath.

  • Girl from Mardan makes nation proud with her Biotechnology research

    The world is observing International Day of Women and Girls in Science today (Sunday). On this special occasion, TNN conducted an interview of Sarah Farooq Khan who aspires to become a role model for other girls through her research in the field of Biotechnology.

Fata Reforms

TDPs

  • Absenteeism of teachers, damaged buildings make 900 schools non-functional in FATA

    In tribal areas of Pakistan, more than 800 schools have been closed or still remained non-functional due to poor law and order situation in the region. A large number of schools were either damaged or destroyed by Taliban when they were in control of major parts of FATA.  Since majority of displaced populations have returned […]

  • Returnees and displaced families from FATA seek food security

    Hundreds of displaced families from North and South Waziristan and Khyber Agency are still living a displaced life. However, the IDPs and repatriated from Fata have claimed that government was, seemingly, least interested to facilitate and provide food to the terrorism-affected tribal people.

  • Political parties running campaigns to increase vote bank among repatriated people of FATA

    Political hustle and bustle have been gaining vigor at the in the areas of return in FATA with public gatherings being organized at hujras and local offices of political parties ahead of forthcoming general elections.During 2013 general elections thousands of families from different agencies of Fata were living in camps and with relatives due to military operations.

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