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Youth, tribal leaders are concerned about transparent implementation of 10 year FATA development program

Date: 15 Jan, 2018

    Youth, tribal leaders are concerned about transparent implementation of 10 year FATA development program
A 10-year development programme was proposed in the FATA Reforms Committee report, but unfortunately we put more emphasis on political and administrative reforms.
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Residents of tribal areas seek participation, consultation over 10 year FATA development program

Date: 15 Jan, 2018

    Residents of tribal areas seek participation, consultation over 10 year FATA development program
Although no final decision has been taken about FATA reforms, yet a commission has been formed to implement the proposed 10-year development programme.
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Will political parties reach a consensus on the issue of FATA reforms?

Date: 30 Dec, 2017

    Will political parties reach a consensus on the issue of FATA reforms?
TNN conducted interview panel comprsing Takra Qabaili Khwendo leader Naheed Afridi, JUI-F Khyber Agency ameer Mufti Ijaz Shinwari and tribal Malik Haji Hukam Khan on possibilities of consensus on...
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Tribal women launch efforts for developing consensus among stakeholders on  FATA reforms

Date: 30 Dec, 2017

    Tribal women launch efforts for developing consensus among stakeholders on  FATA reforms
Almost two years after commencement of FATA reforms process, consensus could not be created among the stakeholders on the mode of reforms due to which the process could not...
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What will be the future of Khasadar force after the creation of police stations in FATA?

Date: 15 Dec, 2017

    What will be the future of Khasadar force after the creation of police stations in FATA?
Malik Faizullah Jan: All the MNAs signed a document six months ago that our traditions and customs will remain the same. Introduction of police culture in FATA will damage...
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Proposal of setting up police stations in FATA sparks debate among tribal people

Date: 15 Dec, 2017

    Proposal of setting up police stations in FATA sparks debate among tribal people
The hundred years old law of Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) is still in place in FATA under which Khassadars, Levies and Frontier Corps are responsible for ensuring law and...
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Why JUI-F and FATA grand Jirga oppose FATA merger in KP?

Date: 29 Nov, 2017

    Why JUI-F and FATA grand Jirga oppose FATA merger in KP?
FATA Grand Jirga and Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) has announced to pursue movement for separate province. This announcement was made at a meeting of the Jirga members with JUI-F leaders...
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Demand for FATA as separate province combines anti-merger forces

Date: 29 Nov, 2017

    Demand for FATA as separate province combines anti-merger forces
On the reforms process Public opinion has been divided in FATA over the mode of reforms in the tribal areas. The FATA Political Alliance comprising different political parties is...
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Tribal parliamentarians doubt govt’s intention of giving share to FATA in NFC Award

Date: 16 Nov, 2017

    Tribal parliamentarians doubt govt’s intention of giving share to FATA in NFC Award
On the demand of FATA parliamentarians, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on 18 October directed the National Implementation Committee on FATA reforms to give share to the tribal areas...
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Giving NFC award to FATA sans administrative reforms will be futile, says Latif Afridi

Date: 16 Nov, 2017

    Giving NFC award to FATA sans administrative reforms will be futile, says Latif Afridi
To address questions related to proposed FATA share in NFC award and its implications for the region, TNN conducted a detailed interview of former MNA from Khyber Agency and...
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Giving share in NFC award is right of FATA people, not a favour

Date: 16 Nov, 2017

    Giving share in NFC award is right of FATA people, not a favour
Tribal people support the federal government’s decision of giving share to FATA in NFC Award and ask for its early implementation. Tariq Dawar from Miranshah, North Waziristan Agency, says...
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Islamabad sit-in for FATA reforms and PM’s promises

Date: 30 Oct, 2017

    Islamabad sit-in for FATA reforms and PM’s promises
The FATA reforms package could not be implemented eight months after its approval by the federal cabinet. Member National Assembly from Khyber Agency Al-Haaj Shah Jee Gul Afridi had...
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  • 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.

  • Ration supply gives boost to economically disadvantaged families in areas of return

    Ms. Fatima, from Kurram Agency, was one of those who lived a satisfied life with the ration and aid her family received from the government. “The ration was a blessing in disguise for us at a time when we had no roof over our heads and my husband was jobless,” she said.

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