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Political leaders warn to block Pak-Afghan highway in protest for clean water to Khyber Agency

Date: 09 May, 2017

    Political leaders warn to block Pak-Afghan highway in protest for clean water to Khyber Agency
Political leaders of Khyber Agency on Tuesday warned to block the Pak-Afghan highway on Friday and announced boycott of anti-polio campaign in protest against suspension of clean drinking water...
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US state department proposes sending 3,000 more troops to Afghanistan

Date: 09 May, 2017

    US state department proposes sending 3,000 more troops to Afghanistan
WASHINGTON, 09 May: According to media reports, the US state department and military high ups has proposed sending 3,000 more US troops to Afghanistan to fight the Taliban. According...
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US embassy leads Pakistani delegation to recycling, waste management trade expo

Date: 09 May, 2017

    US embassy leads Pakistani delegation to recycling, waste management trade expo
ISLAMABAD, 09 May: A member of the U.S. Foreign Commercial Service (FCS) joined a delegation of Pakistani companies from Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, and Multan at Waste Expo 2017, in...
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Kurram Agency administration arrests 18 tribesmen for fighting during Jirga

Date: 09 May, 2017

    Kurram Agency administration arrests 18 tribesmen for fighting during Jirga
The Kurram Agency political administration on Tuesday arrested 18 tribesmen for fighting during a Jirga of tribal elders at Sadda Rest House
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Regi Lalma Cricket Club Wins All Khyber Agency Cricket Championship

Date: 09 May, 2017

    Regi Lalma Cricket Club Wins All Khyber Agency Cricket Championship
JAMRUD, 09 May: The Regi Lalma Cricket Club won the All Khyber Agency Cricket Championship here on Tuesday. The final of the cricket championship was played at the Ghariza...
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Pakistani nationals allowed to cross Torkham border without passport

Date: 09 May, 2017

    Pakistani nationals allowed to cross Torkham border without passport
Pakistan border authorities at Tokhram border crossing on Tuesday allowed Pakistani nationals, who were stranded on the Afghanistan side of having no valid documents, to cross the border on...
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LRH nurse’s dead body found inside hostel room in Peshawar

Date: 09 May, 2017

    LRH nurse’s dead body found inside hostel room in Peshawar
A nurse from Abbottabad apparently committed suicide at Lady Reading Hospital (LRH) in Peshawar, police said on Tuesday
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North Waziristan IDPs protested suspension of repatriation process

Date: 09 May, 2017

    North Waziristan IDPs protested suspension of repatriation process
Score of elders of the Dande Darpakhel tribe of North Waziristan Agency (SWA) on Tuesday staged sit-ins in Peshawar and Bannu in protest against the suspension of the rehabilitation...
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Three injured in gas cylinder explosion in Mansehra

Date: 09 May, 2017

    Three injured in gas cylinder explosion in Mansehra
At least three people sustained burn injuries after a gas cylinder exploded at a market in Balakot tehsil of Mansehra here on Tuesday, police said
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KP private educational institutions to launch protests movement against Regulatory Authority

Date: 09 May, 2017

    KP private educational institutions to launch protests movement against Regulatory Authority
All the private educational institutions across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Tuesday announced to launch protests movement against the provincial government decision to establish Regulatory Authority for private educational institutions
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Private schools ordered to fix Rs 15,000 as minimum salaries for staff

Date: 09 May, 2017

    Private schools ordered to fix Rs 15,000 as minimum salaries for staff
The Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Peshawar on Tuesday ordered all the private schools to fix 15,000 rupees as minimum salaries for its staff. The board also...
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Traffic police shot dead young man over suspicion in Mardan

Date: 09 May, 2017

    Traffic police shot dead young man over suspicion in Mardan
After exchange of harsh words, a traffic police warden shot dead a young man over suspicion near College Chowk in Mardan here 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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