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Faqir Gul from Charsadda writes the Holy Quran in own handwriting, translates into Pashto

Date: 08 Nov, 2017

    Faqir Gul from Charsadda writes the Holy Quran in own handwriting, translates into Pashto
The art of handwriting and calligraphy has witnessed decline in recent times due to introduction of modern printing presses and computer software.
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Wood, wall decoration business in DI Khan witnesses sharp decline

Date: 29 Oct, 2017

    Wood, wall decoration business in DI Khan witnesses sharp decline
The family of Muhammad Wasim, which is famous for wood decoration in Dera Ismail Khan, says the art is no longer profitable for the family or anyone else.
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Sobia Khan aims to become role model for eunuchs by getting higher education

Date: 17 Oct, 2017

    Sobia Khan aims to become role model for eunuchs by getting higher education
Sobia Khan, a eunuch from Peshawar, claims to be the first eunuch of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa who is gaining higher education.
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Food for thought; Chitralis pay less for tomato during shortage

Date: 12 Oct, 2017

    Food for thought; Chitralis pay less for tomato during shortage
The recent tomato shortage that hit the market taking its rates cross Rs300 per kilogram across the country, Chitral is the only area where tomato was available to its...
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Students attending classes in Charsadda school declared unsafe by C&W Department

Date: 08 Oct, 2017

    Students attending classes in Charsadda school declared unsafe by C&W Department
The Construction and Works Department has declared the building of Boys Primary School in Dadu Killi in Charsadda as unusable and unsafe, but boys continue to attend their classes...
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‘Help Us Stand on Our Own Feet’: Lives of Kabul’s Long-Term Displaced

Date: 02 Oct, 2017

    ‘Help Us Stand on Our Own Feet’: Lives of Kabul’s Long-Term Displaced
“Ghani Sahib promised that he will donate the land to me, but it was a not a real promise,” he said, referring to the president. In the absence of...
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The Brave Female Activists Who Fought to Lift Saudi Arabia’s Driving Ban

Date: 01 Oct, 2017

    The Brave Female Activists Who Fought to Lift Saudi Arabia’s Driving Ban
Until 1990, there was a customary ban on women driving. During the first Gulf War, Saudi women could not fail to notice that female American soldiers based in Saudi...
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‘The Time to Go Home Has Come’: Afghans Return to Embattled Provinces

Date: 26 Sep, 2017

    ‘The Time to Go Home Has Come’: Afghans Return to Embattled Provinces
Inside the U.N. refugee agency (UNHCR) tent set up for landmine awareness training in East Kabul, Shir Alam looked visibly uneasy amid the small crowd of refugees that had...
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Construction work on Gandao Small Dam could not be resumed

Date: 23 Sep, 2017

    Construction work on Gandao Small Dam could not be resumed
Construction work on Gandao Small Dam could not be resumed causing depletion of underground water level that further aggravated non-availability of drinking water in the areas.
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The forgotten archaeological sites in Khyber Agency fading away

Date: 22 Sep, 2017

    The forgotten archaeological sites in Khyber Agency fading away
Thousands of year old archaeological ruins in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) on path to disappear due to encroachment and lack of preservation.
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Family refuses to accept financial compensation against the death of Fawad Ali Shah

Date: 21 Sep, 2017

    Family refuses to accept financial compensation against the death of Fawad Ali Shah
The family of Political Tehsildar Fawad Ali Shah, who lost his life in a bomb blast in Bajaur Agency few days ago, has called upon the government to confer...
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People of Delaks in Upper Dir seek opening of bridge for traffic

Date: 20 Sep, 2017

    People of Delaks in Upper Dir seek opening of bridge for traffic
The people of Delaks area of Upper Dir have called upon the government to complete construction work on the only linking bridge in the area on priority basis and...
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Fata Reforms

  • Proposal of extending IHC jurisdiction of FATA draws flak

    Efforts on national and local level are continuing since September, 2015 for brining administrative reforms in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and abolition of the Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) law. However, the reforms process could not be taken to its logical end due to differences among different political parties and groups over the mode […]

  • Political parties, Pakhtunkhwa Olasi Tehrik press govt for early implementation of FATA reforms

    The issue of administrative reforms in FATA is being discussed on the national level for the last two years. However, the process has faced delays due to political and other differences. The FATA Political Alliance and Pakhtunkhwa Olasi Tehreek have started protests and sit-ins to pressurise the government to accelerate the reforms process and abolish the controversial Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) law.

TDPs

  • PM Sehat Card scheme is yet to extend to five tribal agencies, FRs

    The federal government, in an attempt to provide free healthcare facilities, had launched Prime Minister Health Programme in December 2015. Under the project, deserving families, throughout the country, are able to spend Rs0.3 million per year on their treatment. Information collected from Fata Secretariat, PM Sehat Cards are being distributed among the needy families under […]

  • Govt approves Rs 1.16 billion for rehabilitations of FATA traders

    The federal government approved fund worth Rs1.16 billion for the second phase of reconstruction of war-torn Fata.The fund aimed at to rehabilitate small and medium businesses under a project titled ‘Economic Revitalization of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Fata’ (ERKF).The affected traders would be given financial assistance through Small and Medium Enterprises Authority (SMEDA).The government kicked off the second phase after it announced clearing militants from Fata.

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