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PYO rejects Rivaj Act for Fata, demands immediate merger with KP

Date: 26 May, 2017

    PYO rejects Rivaj Act for Fata, demands immediate merger with KP
The Peoples’ Youth Organization (PYO) has rejected the proposed Rivaj Act as an alternative for the existing Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) for the Federally Administered Tribal Areas and instead...
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Pro-FCR elders ask political admin not to allow rally on reforms

Date: 22 May, 2017

    Pro-FCR elders ask political admin not to allow rally on reforms
Pro-FCR elders of different tribes of Bajaur Agency have asked the political administration not to allow Fata Political Alliance to hold a public gathering and rally on Fata reforms...
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Polio workers kidnapping: FR Tank admin stops Khasadar Force’s salaries, development work under FCR

Date: 17 May, 2017

    Polio workers kidnapping: FR Tank admin stops Khasadar Force’s salaries, development work under FCR
Political administration of Frontier Region Tank on Wednesday stopped salaries of the Khasadar Force personnel and development work in the area of Wraspoon, sub-tribe of Bettani, under collective responsibility...
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NA body fails to evolve consensus on Riwaj Act in FATA

Date: 17 May, 2017

    NA body fails to evolve consensus on Riwaj Act in FATA
The National Assembly’s Standing Committee on States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) on Tuesday failed to develop consensus on implementation of Riwaj Act 2017 in FATA.
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Bills on scrapping of FCR, introduction of Riwaj Act in FATA tabled in NA

Date: 16 May, 2017

    Bills on scrapping of FCR, introduction of Riwaj Act in FATA tabled in NA
Bills to repeal Frontier Crimes Regulations (FCR) and introduce Riwaj Act in FATA were tabled in the National Assembly on Monday.
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Nine arrested in connection with killing of administration officials in Kurram

Date: 14 May, 2017

    Nine arrested in connection with killing of administration officials in Kurram
The Kurram Agency political administration on Saturday arrested one person over suspicion and arrested eight others under the FCR’s collective responsibility clause in connection with the murder of a...
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50 protesting tribesmen arrested, hunger strike camp uprooted by political admin in Jamrud

Date: 12 May, 2017

    50 protesting tribesmen arrested, hunger strike camp uprooted by political admin in Jamrud
In what said to be a gross violation of basic human rights, the political authorities of Khyber Agency on Friday arrested 50 tribesmen who were protesting against unavailability of...
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Bajaur: Seminar held to aware tribal women about Fata reforms

Date: 06 May, 2017

    Bajaur: Seminar held to aware tribal women about Fata reforms
KHAR, 06 May: A seminar was organized in Bajaur Agency to create awareness among tribal women regarding Fata reforms. The seminar was organized by tribal areas students’ organization in...
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JI demand immediate abolition of FCR law in Fata: Prof. Ibrahim

Date: 30 Apr, 2017

    JI demand immediate abolition of FCR law in Fata: Prof. Ibrahim
Central Vice Ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami Professor Ibrahim on Sunday termed the Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) a draconian law and said that FCR is the name of lawlessness in the...
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Tribal women announce to resist Rivaj Act implementation in Fata

Date: 13 Mar, 2017

    Tribal women announce to resist Rivaj Act implementation in Fata
Welcoming the reforms process in Fata, Takrah Qabaili Khwenday (TQK), an association of tribal women, have announced to resist the implementation of Rivaj Act as a replacement to FCR...
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FATA Political Alliance warns of protest movement against implementation of ‘Riwaj Act’

Date: 04 Mar, 2017

    FATA Political Alliance warns of protest movement against implementation of ‘Riwaj Act’
While rejecting the implementation of ‘Riwaj Act’, the FATA Political Alliance on Saturday warned the federal government of initiating a protest movement against the implementation of the proposed ‘Riwaj...
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PPP rejects Riwaj Act in FATA

Date: 04 Mar, 2017

    PPP rejects Riwaj Act in FATA
The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) has rejected the Riwaj Act and termed it a replica of the Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) law.
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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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