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Tribesmen Hood Protest Demonstrations Against Discontinuation Of Electricity Supply In Kurram

Date: 09 Jan, 2017

    Tribesmen Hood Protest Demonstrations Against Discontinuation Of Electricity Supply In Kurram
Tribesmen in Sadda bazaar and Alizai area of the Kurram agency on Monday staged separate protest demonstrations against prolonged discontinuation of electricity supply. In order to make their protest more effective and attract widespread attention, the tribesmen in Alizai area beat drums and danced in traditional style during the...
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Tori Tribe Refuses To Surrender Arms

Date: 08 Jan, 2017

    Tori Tribe Refuses To Surrender Arms
The Tori tribesmen have refused to surrender arms to the government and announced to constitute a committee for negotiation with the government and the security forces. A jirga of the Tori tribe was held here on Sunday. Speaking on the occasion, tribal elders said the government had asked the residents...
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Mobile Snatchers Kill Student On Offering Resistance In Peshawar

Date: 07 Jan, 2017

    Mobile Snatchers Kill Student On Offering Resistance In Peshawar
A student of second year (12th grade) was shot dead by robbers in Peshawar on Friday when he offered resistance during a mobile snatching attempt. The student, Kamran, hailing from Bagan area of Kurram Agency, was living in Peshawar for his education, Anwar Shah, a journalist and the student’s relative,...
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Khyber Defeat Kurram In FATA Inter-District Cricket Championship

Date: 07 Jan, 2017

    Khyber Defeat Kurram In FATA Inter-District Cricket Championship
Khyber Agency have defeated Kurram Agency by seven wickets in in the first match of FATA Inter-District Cricket Championship arranged under the aegis of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). The match was played at Jamrud Sports Complex where Kurram Agency set a target of 87 runs for Khyber Agency in the...
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Bid To Smuggle 10 Buffalos To Afghanistan From Kurram Foiled

Date: 06 Jan, 2017

    Bid To Smuggle 10 Buffalos To Afghanistan From Kurram Foiled
The political administration of Kurram Agency on have foiled a bid to smuggle 10 buffalos to Afghanistan and arrested one suspect. Assistant Political Agent Lower Kurram Kamran Khan told media on Friday that the suspect, Irshad was trying to smuggle 10 buffalos to Afghanistan in a truck via Jandari route...
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218 Tribesmen Given Compensation Amount For Their Damaged Houses In Kurram

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    218 Tribesmen Given Compensation Amount For Their Damaged Houses In Kurram
The political administration of Kurram agency on Thursday distributed cheques of compensation amount among the owners of damaged houses. A ceremony was held in the Jirga Hall here in which political agent Ikramullah Khan gave away cheques of compensation amount to 218 tribesmen belonging to different parts of the...
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Tribesmen’s House Demolished For Facilitating Illegal Trans-border Movement Of Afghan Nationals

Date: 03 Jan, 2017

    Tribesmen’s House Demolished For Facilitating Illegal Trans-border Movement Of Afghan Nationals
The political authorities of Kurram tribal agency on Tuesday demolished the houses of two tribesmen for allegedly facilitating illegal entry of Afghan nationals into Pakistani territory. According to assistant political agent of Parachinar, Shahid Ali Khan, the tribesmen whose houses were demolished belonged to Mali Khel tribe in upper Kurram...
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Mushaira Held To Educate People About Negative Aspects Of FCR

Date: 02 Jan, 2017

    Mushaira Held To Educate People About Negative Aspects Of FCR
The Sadda-based literary organization Pashto Adabi Tolana on Monday organized a mushaira to inform and educate people through poetry about the inhuman and merciless aspects of the Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR). Poets and literary figures from Kurram agency and other parts of the adjoining Hangu districts participated in the mushaira....
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Jirga Member In Kurram Accuses Subedar Of Seeking Bribe, Torture

Date: 31 Dec, 2016

    Jirga Member In Kurram Accuses Subedar Of Seeking Bribe, Torture
A member of a local Jirga in Kurram Agency has accused the political subedar of locking him in a room and subjecting him to torture for not giving bribe to him. The Jirga member Muhammad Yousaf told TNN that Subedar Muhammadi Khan took Rs50,000 from him for resolving a dispute....
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Marijuana Crops Worth Rs10 Million Set On Fire In Kurram

Date: 30 Dec, 2016

    Marijuana Crops Worth Rs10 Million Set On Fire In Kurram
The political administration of Kurram Agency has set fire to marijuana crops worth Rs10 million in Central Kurram Agency. The administration spokesman Shahid Malik told TNN that the new Tehsildar had ordered removal of marijuana crops in Masozai, Jogi, Gowaza, Jarr, Dar, Taro and Dargi areas. He said no resistance...
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FATA Students Federation Sets Up Free Tuition Academy In Kurram

Date: 28 Dec, 2016

    FATA Students Federation Sets Up Free Tuition Academy In Kurram
FATA Students Federation, a students' organisation, has organised free tuition academy for ninth and 10th grade students in Kurram Agency. The academy was inaugurated at a private school on Tuesday. About 350 students have initially got registration in the tuition academy.
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Al-Khidmat Foundation Distributes Jerseys, Wheelchairs In Kurram Agency

Date: 26 Dec, 2016

    Al-Khidmat Foundation Distributes Jerseys, Wheelchairs In Kurram Agency
Al-Khidmat Foundation distributed jerseys among 150 destitute students and wheelchairs among five disabled persons here on Monday. Jamaat-e-Islami, Kurram Agency ameer Hikmatyar Hikmat was the chief guest on the occasion.
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Pakhtun Women Countering Stereotypes To Learn Driving
Like other fields of life, women of Khyber Pakhtunhwa and FATA have also started learning driving and they are now fulfilling their needs of life without being dependent on male members of the family....
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Cricketer Muhammad Asif Praises Fata Players’ Talent
Pic by Hanifullah (1)Test cricket Muhammad Asif has said there is immense cricketing talent in the federally administered tribal areas (Fata) and if provided opportunities, players from Fata will be no match in the countr...
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Reconciliatory Jirga In Bajaur Resolves 36 Disputes In Two Years
Photo by the authorA reconciliatory body constituted by a former bureaucrat has succeeded in peacefully resolving as many as 36 tribal disputes during the past two years. Haji Said Ahmad Jan, who served as assistant po...
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Sale And Use Of Traditional Pashto Music Instruments On Decline
The manufacturing and use of traditional Pashto music instruments are on a decline due to increasing use of electronic gadgets and computer and internet technology. Traditional music like Tambal an...
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Free Of Cost Treatment Being Provided To Children With Cleft Lips, Palates At RMC Peshawar
Thousands of children are born with cleft lips and palates in Pakistan every year and parents of such children face many difficulties in their treatment. Doctors say the treatment of children born wit...
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