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Seven matches played in Fata Super League today

Date: 08 Apr, 2017

    Seven matches played in Fata Super League today
Seven matches were played in Fata Super League (FSL) on Saturday at Peshawar, Jamrud and Bajaur Sports Complex.
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School enrollment drive launched in KP, Fata

Date: 08 Apr, 2017

    School enrollment drive launched in KP, Fata
School free enrollment campaign has been launched in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) to enroll out of school children.
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KP govt launches Rs140 million development projects in Lakki Marwat

Date: 08 Apr, 2017

    KP govt launches Rs140 million development projects in Lakki Marwat
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Provincial government on Saturday launched 27 development projects to be completed at a cost of Rs140 million in Lakki Marwat.
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Brilliant students of Khyber Agency honored with awards

Date: 08 Apr, 2017

    Brilliant students of Khyber Agency honored with awards
To boost the morale of talented students of the Khyber Agency, Political Agent captain retired Khalid Mahmood distributed awards among the members of Khyber Students Association for excellent performance...
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Security threats: 24 new check posts established in Parachinar

Date: 08 Apr, 2017

    Security threats: 24 new check posts established in Parachinar
Owing to security threats, twenty four new security check posts have been established and work has been started to dugout bunkers around the Parachinar city of Kurram Agency to...
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Traffic warden dismissed over manhandling old man in Nowshera

Date: 08 Apr, 2017

    Traffic warden dismissed over manhandling old man in Nowshera
A traffic warden of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa traffic police was dismissed from his service over manhandling and kicking an elderly man in Pabbi area of Nowshera.
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Younis Khan announces retirement from international cricket

Date: 08 Apr, 2017

    Younis Khan announces retirement from international cricket
Following skipper Misbah-ul-Haq, veteran batsman Younis Khan also announced his retirement from international cricket on Saturday.
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Secretary-General to designate Malala as UN Messenger of Peace

Date: 08 Apr, 2017

    Secretary-General to designate Malala as UN Messenger of Peace
The United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres will designate Malala Yousafzai, global advocate for girls’ education and the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize laureate, as a United Nations Messenger of Peace...
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‘Ghag’ victim woman in Mardan approaches court for justice

Date: 08 Apr, 2017

    ‘Ghag’ victim woman in Mardan approaches court for justice
A woman victim of ‘Ghag’, a centuries-old Pakhtoon tradition whereby a man makes a declaration in public that a particular girl is engaged to him, has approached the Peshawar...
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Food prices soar in Parachinar after blast

Date: 08 Apr, 2017

    Food prices soar in Parachinar after blast
The people of Parachinar, Kurram Agency, have expressed concern over increase in the prices of food items after the recent terror incident.
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CM orders appointment of staff for Rapid Bus Project

Date: 08 Apr, 2017

    CM orders appointment of staff for Rapid Bus Project
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak has ordered appointment of staff for Rapid Bus Project in Peshawar.
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PM, Zardari expected to attend JUI-F centenary celebrations

Date: 08 Apr, 2017

    PM, Zardari expected to attend JUI-F centenary celebrations
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and former president Asif Ali Zardari are expected to attend the congregation of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) today (Saturday) which is being organised as part...
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FEATURES & INTERVIEWS – LATEST

  • Climate change remains a cloud on horizon in KP

    Unexpected heatwaves, floods, incessant deforestation and irregular urbanisation have rendered K-P extremely vulnerable to climate change.
    The average temperature of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has increased alarmingly by one degree Celsius since 2005 to 2015

  • Construction of security wall around Hayatabad hinders children’s education

    A dweller of Tajabad, Muhammad Riaz had no other option but to drop his two children from the primary school in Phase-III. “My sons were enrolled in the government primary school but after the construction of the boundary wall, it is almost difficult for them to reach school in time. Being a poor person, I cannot afford to arrange private transport for their pick and drop. I am totally clueless what to do,” a worried Riaz says

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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. […]

  • Reforms recommendations in the eyes of FATA people FATA Reforms, FATA, FCR, Reforms recommendations

    After a long struggle against the Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) and administrative structure of FATA, the federal cabinet on 2 March, 2017 approved the proposals of FATA Reforms Committee. The main feature of the reforms package is scraping of FCR and replacing it with Riwaj Act under which a judge of the court will be […]

  • Future of Jirga system after implementation of FATA reforms

    Under the Pakhtun traditions, a Jirga is an assembly of tribal elders to resolve problems and disputes among rival parties. The Jirga system is in vogue in FATA since the known history and it is still the most effective tool to resolve disputes or issues. People also resort to Jirga system in FATA due to […]

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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