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Pakistan team drops to 6th position on ICC Test rankings

Date: 28 Mar, 2017

    Pakistan team drops to 6th position on ICC Test rankings
Pakistan team has slipped from fifth to sixth position in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test Team rankings. According to ICC latest test ranking chart, Indian team remained on...
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First-ever Fata Super League to begin from April 3

Date: 28 Mar, 2017

    First-ever Fata Super League to begin from April 3
The first-ever Fata Super League (FSL) will kick off on April 3 in Jamrud Sports Complex, says organizing secretary Muhammad Ibrahim on Tuesday. Addressing a press conference at Parachinar Press...
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School for special children inaugurated in Charsadda

Date: 28 Mar, 2017

    School for special children inaugurated in Charsadda
A newly established government middle school for blind children was inaugurated by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister for Social Welfare and Irrigation Sikandar Hayat Khan Sherpao in Rajar...
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Protesters demand restoration of mobile phone service in Mohmand Agency

Date: 28 Mar, 2017

    Protesters demand restoration of mobile phone service in Mohmand Agency
Residents of the Mohmand Agency on Tuesday staged a protest demonstration demanding restoration of the mobile phone service in the agency. As per details, a protest demonstration was held...
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Three injured as two groups of students clash in Islamia College

Date: 28 Mar, 2017

    Three injured as two groups of students clash in Islamia College
At least three students were injured in a clash between two groups of in Islamia College University Peshawar on Tuesday. Police detained 12 students and launched a hunt for...
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Medical equipment worth Rs 30 million provided to hospital in NWA

Date: 28 Mar, 2017

    Medical equipment worth Rs 30 million provided to hospital in NWA
The North Waziristan Agency political administration here on Tuesday handed over various medical equipment of worth Rs 30 million to Booyah tehsil hospital here on Thursday. Political agent Kamran Afridi...
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283 students awarded degrees at the SBBWU annual convocation

Date: 28 Mar, 2017

    283 students awarded degrees at the SBBWU annual convocation
At least 283 students were awarded degrees at the third convocation of the Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University (SBBWU) Peshawar on Tuesday. According to the SBBWU spokesperson, the convocation was...
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Local culture highlighted during poetic session in Lower Dir

Date: 28 Mar, 2017

    Local culture highlighted during poetic session in Lower Dir
A poetry recitation session was held at a hujra in Talash area of Lower Dir where poets from different areas of the region participated in the event and presented...
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Khyber Agency: Rs 10 million collected from school teachers for negligence in duty

Date: 28 Mar, 2017

    Khyber Agency: Rs 10 million collected from school teachers for negligence in duty
The Khyber Agency education department has so far collected more than Rs 10 million from teachers and class-IV employees for their negligence in performing duties. While talking to...
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TDPs decry lack of facilities at ration, registration centers across FATA,KP

Date: 28 Mar, 2017

    TDPs decry lack of facilities at ration, registration centers across FATA,KP
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),...
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One killed, three injured in South Waziristan accident

Date: 28 Mar, 2017

    One killed, three injured in South Waziristan accident
Three people lost their lives and another sustained injuries in a car accident in South Waziristan Agency on Tuesday.
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Rs190m fine received from teachers during last 3 years in KP

Date: 28 Mar, 2017

    Rs190m fine received from teachers during last 3 years in KP
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Education Department has received Rs190 million fine from teachers during the last three years.
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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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