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  • Peace committee head among four gunned down in Peshawar Four people, including the head of a local peace committee, were killed when unknown armed men attacked a vehicle in Matani a restive area of Peshawar on Monday evening, police said...
  • Aman lashkar volunteer killed, two others injured in IED blast in Tirah valley A volunteer of a local peacekeeping force was killed and others injured in an IED blast in Nari Baba area of the remote Tirah valley in Khyber Agency, sources said on Monday. According to them, three members of the local aman lashkar were travelling in a car when it was hit by an already planted improvised explosive device....
  • Rs220m released for Landi Khan water supply scheme The political administration of Khyber Agency released Rs220 million for the water supply scheme of Landi Khana, a village in Landi Kotal tehsil of Khyber Agency. According to Political Agent Khalid Mehmood, engineers have started mapping of the project, adding, once completed, the execution phase would soon be started....
  • Police official suspended over corruption charges Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) Peshawar, Tahir Khan on Monday suspended a police official posted at the Peshawar-Islamabad Motorway toll plaza on corruption charges, a spokesman of the police department said in a statement here. The spokesman added that the CCPO had received large number of complaints from general public against police official Murad Khan, alleging him of taking bribes from the people....
  • Young doctors announce to come on roads for their demands Young Doctors Association (YDA) has decided to expand their protest from the hunger strike camp and took to roads from Wednesday if their demands were not met. Addressing at a news conference in Peshawar press club on Monday, YDA’s president Dr. Gulab Noor Afridi said that they had set up a hunger strike camp under the Malik Saad flyover for the last six days to press the government accept their genuine demands, but sadly not a single government minister or an official visited their camp....

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Two minor kids die after falling from mountain

Date: 26 May, 2017

    Two minor kids die after falling from mountain
Two minor kids died after they fell from a mountain steep in Mullagori area of Jamrud subdivision of Khyber Agency, officials said here on Friday. The officials added that deceased...
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Fata reforms implementation to ensure rights of tribal people: Rabbani

Date: 24 May, 2017

    Fata reforms implementation to ensure rights of tribal people: Rabbani
Chairman Senate Raza Rabbani on Wednesday said that the implementation of Fata reforms would ensure basic and legitimate rights of tribal people adding that reforms in tribal areas is...
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Jamrud Union win volleyball championship in Khyber Agency

Date: 24 May, 2017

    Jamrud Union win volleyball championship in Khyber Agency
Jamrud Union have won All Khyber Agency Aman Volleyball Championship.
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All Khyber Agency Football Tournament gets underway in Jamrud

Date: 20 May, 2017

    All Khyber Agency Football Tournament gets underway in Jamrud
All Khyber Football Tournament got underway at Jamrud Sports Complex on Saturday. In the opening match, Star Club has defeated Khyber 14-8 points.
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Female teachers stage protest demo against non upgradation in Khyber Agency

Date: 18 May, 2017

    Female teachers stage protest demo against non upgradation in Khyber Agency
A large number of female teachers of Khyber Agency staged a protest demonstration and blocked Pak-Afghan road for traffic demanding upgradation of pay scales.
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Motorcycle riding banned in Khyber Agency

Date: 17 May, 2017

    Motorcycle riding banned in Khyber Agency
Political administration of Khyber Agency on Wednesday imposed ban on motorcycle riding in Jamrud tehsil of Khyber Agency following target killing of a Levies Force personnel last night.
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Levies havaldar shot dead in Jamrud

Date: 17 May, 2017

    Levies havaldar shot dead in Jamrud
A havaldar of Levies Force was shot dead by unknown miscreants in Sur Kamar area of Jamrud tehsil in Khyber Agency on Tuesday night.
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Security forces recover huge cache of arms, explosives in Khyber

Date: 16 May, 2017

    Security forces recover huge cache of arms, explosives in Khyber
Security forces have seized a huge quantity of arms and explosives from Jamrud teshil of Khyber Agency on Tuesday. According to Khasadar Force, security forces carried out a search operation...
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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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Factory releasing poisonous gases in Hayatabad sealed

Date: 08 May, 2017

    Factory releasing poisonous gases in Hayatabad sealed
The district administration Peshawar has sealed the tissue paper manufacturing factory in the Hayatabad Industrial Estate for releasing poisonous gases. On the directives of the Deputy Commissioner Saqib Raza Aslam,...
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Tribesmen vow to continue hunger strike camp till provision of clean drinking water

Date: 07 May, 2017

    Tribesmen vow to continue hunger strike camp till provision of clean drinking water
Residents of Sur Kamar area in Jamrud subdivision of Khyber Agency have announced to continue their hunger-strike camp till their demand of providing clean drinking water is not The...
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3 soldiers injured as lightning strikes check post in Jamrud

Date: 06 May, 2017

    3 soldiers injured as lightning strikes check post in Jamrud
Three soldiers sustained injuries when lightning struck a security check post in Jamrud area of Khyber Agency on Friday night.
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  • 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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