FATA & KP News – Latest News from Fata & KP at Radio TNN

 Breaking News

Tag "PDA"

PHC disposes of petition seeking to stop PDA from construction at greenbelt in Hayatabad

Date: 27 Apr, 2017

    PHC disposes of petition seeking to stop PDA from construction at greenbelt in Hayatabad
The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Thursday disposed of a petition seeking to stop the Peshawar Development Authority (PDA) from carrying out construction work at greenbelt in Hayatabad
Read Full Article

Peshawar Metro Bus design finalised

Date: 18 Jan, 2017

    Peshawar Metro Bus design finalised
The design of the Rs41 billion Peshawar Metro Bus project has been finalised, Peshawar Development Authority (PDA) said. The PDA Director General Director General Manzoor Wattoo said while addressing a...
Read Full Article

Kokikhel tribesmen ask KP govt to stop work on Regi Lalma Phase-II

Date: 29 Dec, 2016

    Kokikhel tribesmen ask KP govt to stop work on Regi Lalma Phase-II
The representatives of elders and youth of Kokikhel tribe in Khyber Agency have called upon the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government to ask the Peshawar Development Authority (PDA) to stop development...
Read Full Article

Doctors demand security, threaten to boycott all services

Date: 10 Dec, 2016

    Doctors demand security, threaten to boycott all services
Doctors on Saturday threatened here to boycott all services if the government did not provide them foolproof security. The doctors were protesting against the alleged highhandedness of workers of a...
Read Full Article

NAB arrests three PDA officers on corruption charges

Date: 16 Nov, 2016

    NAB arrests three PDA officers on corruption charges
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has arrested three senior officers of the Peshawar Development Authority (PDA) on corruption charges. The NAB spokesman Saadullah said the PDA Deputy Director...
Read Full Article

‘Traffic signals in Mardan city are out of order for three years’

Date: 12 Oct, 2016

    ‘Traffic signals in Mardan city are out of order for three years’
The traffic signals which were installed in Mardan city at a cost of Rs. 40 million under the supervision of Mardan Development Authority (MDA) in 2013 have not been...
Read Full Article

Hayatabad dwellers protest against increase in taxes on real estate sector

Date: 28 Sep, 2016

    Hayatabad dwellers protest against increase in taxes on real estate sector
Residents of Hayatabad Township on Wednesday held a protest demonstration against increase in volume of taxes on real estate. The protesters gathered outside the Peshawar press club and chanted slogans...
Read Full Article

Education Council says RTI Commission losing trust of masses

Date: 21 Sep, 2016

    Education Council says RTI Commission losing trust of masses
The National Education Council Pakistan has criticised the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Right to Information (RTI) Commission, saying that the institution has lost its credibility among the masses. Addressing a...
Read Full Article

PDA officer suspended over corruption charges

Date: 16 Sep, 2016

    PDA officer suspended over corruption charges
The Peshawar Development Authority (PDA) Deputy Director Horticulture Riaz Ali has been suspended over charges of corruption. According to a notification issued from the office of the PDA Director General,...
Read Full Article

PDA withdraws non-user tax in Regi Model Town

Date: 27 Aug, 2016

    PDA withdraws non-user tax in Regi Model Town
The Peshawar Development Authority has withdrawn the non-user tax levied earlier on residential plots in Regi Model Town. Director General PDA, Saleem Watto has issued a notification in this...
Read Full Article

Minister directs officials to expedite construction work in Regi Model Town

Date: 19 Jul, 2016

    Minister directs officials to expedite construction work in Regi Model Town
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister for Local Government Inayatullah has directed the relevant officials to expedite pace of development works going on in Regi Lalma Model Town. The minister paid...
Read Full Article

Two officers of PDA suspended over charges of irregularities

Date: 01 Jul, 2016

    Two officers of PDA suspended over charges of irregularities
A notification issued from the office of Director General PDA on Friday, alleged that Director Building Controlling Gul Afzal Afridi and Deputy Director Abdul Baaes of same department had...
Read Full Article

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS – LATEST

  • 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 since 2005 to 2015

  • 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 primary school but after the construction of the boundary wall, it is almost difficult for them to reach school in time. Being a poor person, I cannot afford to arrange private transport for their pick and drop. I am totally clueless what to do,” a worried Riaz says

Like Us On Facebook

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. […]

  • Reforms recommendations in the eyes of FATA people FATA Reforms, FATA, FCR, Reforms recommendations

    After a long struggle against the Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) and administrative structure of FATA, the federal cabinet on 2 March, 2017 approved the proposals of FATA Reforms Committee. The main feature of the reforms package is scraping of FCR and replacing it with Riwaj Act under which a judge of the court will be […]

  • Future of Jirga system after implementation of FATA reforms

    Under the Pakhtun traditions, a Jirga is an assembly of tribal elders to resolve problems and disputes among rival parties. The Jirga system is in vogue in FATA since the known history and it is still the most effective tool to resolve disputes or issues. People also resort to Jirga system in FATA due to […]

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 […]

Follow us on twitter

Archives

June 2017
M T W T F S S
« May    
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930