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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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Influential person blocks school’s route in Lakki Marwat

Date: 19 Sep, 2017

    Influential person blocks school’s route in Lakki Marwat
An influential person has blocked the entry route of the Government High School Dabak Mandarkhel in Lakki Marwat with thorns in protest against the government for not giving job...
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Scattered landmines in Fata pose threat to people’s lives

Date: 16 Sep, 2017

    Scattered landmines in Fata pose threat to people’s lives
According to data available with the Pakistan Red Crescent Society (PRCS), more than two thousands cases of landmine blasts have been reported in Fata over the past few years....
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Transgender persons suffer from indefinite ban on dancing profession in Bannu

Date: 13 Sep, 2017

    Transgender persons suffer from indefinite ban on dancing profession in Bannu
The transgender community on Wednesday staged protest against crackdown on their dance performance at marriages and different events and demanded of the government to provide them jobs.
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The bustling Bara Bazaar is a story of the past

Date: 25 Aug, 2017

    The bustling Bara Bazaar is a story of the past
Bara Bazaar, once a bustling business center, was once famous for imported cloths and spare parts, has failed regain its past glory.
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Polythene bags polluting environment despite govt ban

Date: 23 Aug, 2017

    Polythene bags polluting environment despite govt ban
The manufacturing and sale of polythene bags go unchecked in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa despite being banned by the provincial government.
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Pakistan pushes for coal energy irrespective of availability of clean energy resources

Date: 13 Aug, 2017

    Pakistan pushes for coal energy irrespective of availability of clean energy resources
Despite Pakistan’s diminutive contribution to global Green House Gasses (GHG) emissions, it is among the top ten most climate-affected countries of the world, as indicated by the Global Climate...
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Talented Talha from Swat wants to excel in field of music

Date: 02 Jul, 2017

    Talented Talha from Swat wants to excel in field of music
Muhammad Talha, a talented FSc student from Swat, aims to excel in the field of music besides continuing his education.
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Climate change remains a cloud on horizon in KP

Date: 15 Jun, 2017

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

Date: 02 Jun, 2017

    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...
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PATA residents yet to benefit from Right to Information Act

Date: 15 May, 2017

    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...
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Fata Reforms

  • FATA Reforms: Registration of undocumented FATA land is uphill task for govt  

    The total area of the semi-autonomous Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) is about 27,000 square kilometres. Unlike other parts of the country, the people of FATA don’t possess the documented record of their lands and property. In the ongoing reform process, the government has proposed computerisation of land record in FATA.

  • Future of FATA reforms in wake of Nawaz Sharif’s disqualification

    The reforms process in FATA was initiated two years back on the direction of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif. Recently the former cabinet of Nawaz Sharif had also approved the recommendations of FATA Reforms Committee.

    However, the cabinet was also dissolved with the disqualification of Nawaz Sharif by the Supreme Court of Pakistan in Panama Papers case of 28 July, 2017. The reforms process earlier faced hindrances due to opposition by certain political parties. The disqualification of Nawaz Sharif and dissolution of the federal cabinet has served as a fresh blow to the already fragile reforms process.

TDPs

  • Families suffer from lack of internet and mobile services in areas of return

    Following repatriation to natives towns, the returned families especially youth have been facing immense problems due to unavailability of internet and 3G services in tribal agencies. Though tribes seem satisfied with pace of reconstruction and rehabilitation process but what concern them is the non-availability of cellular phones, internet services that concern the tribal people especially […]

  • Post-repatriation opportunities and challenges of Technical education in FATA

    The government has allocated Rs 600 million to promote technical education and enroll maximum students at technical educational institutions in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata). The amount is said to be spent on construction of new technical institutes, make the closed institute functional and equip them with modern facilities. This was revealed by Fata Development […]

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