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  • 50-kanal government land recovered during anti-encroachment drive in Kohat The district administration on Monday launched a massive drive against encroachment built on the sides of canals in different areas of the district. According to officials of the district administration, the anti-encroachment drive was carried out in Jarma, Sur Gul and Muslim Abad areas during which more than 50 canals of government land was recovered so far....
  • Court dismisses bail application of man threatening right activist on Facebook Police on Monday arrested a young man for threatening right activist Gulalai Ismail on internet after a local court dismissed his pre-arrest bail application. The accused, Hamza Khan, had allegedly posted a video on his Facebook timeline inciting violence against social activist Gulalai Ismail on the basis of religion and Pakhtun culture. In the video, the accused had alleged that Gulalai Ismail caused damage to Islam and Pakhtun culture....
  • JUI-F chief terms Naqeebullah’s death as ‘state terrorism’ Chief of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam - Fazl (JUI-F) Maulana Fazl ur Rahman on Monday went to the residence of Naqeebullah Mehsud, who has been killed in a fake encounter by Karachi police and condoled his death with the bereaved family. The maulana expressed his deep grief with the victim’s family and said the extrajudicial killing had shaken the entire nation....
  • Mardan district government announces Rs2 million assistance for Asma’s family District nazim Himayatullah Mayar on Monday, announced Rs2 million financial assistance for the family of four-year old Asma, who had been murdered after being raped by unknown criminals. The district nazim moved a resolution in the district council meeting which held here on Monday. It was revealed in the meeting that Asma’s rape and murder was not the only case that took place in Mardan during the recent past. The council was informed that four other minor girls – Shab Noor, Maryam, Haseena and Shabnam, were raped and killed in separate incidents that happened in different parts of the district....
  • Nadra authorities asked to beef up security at mega center The administration of the Nadra mega center has been directed by the local police to put in place certain security measures to avoid any untoward incident. In a letter addressed to the director of the Nadra mega center situated on the main University road in Tehkal area, the local police has pointed out certain flaws in the security mechanism adopted by the center. Police suggested to the Nadra authorities to construct boundary wall and fix barbed wire over it within a fortnight....

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Those opposing FATA-KP merger will change their stance soon: JUI-S

Date: 06 Jan, 2018

    Those opposing FATA-KP merger will change their stance soon: JUI-S
The Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Samiul Haq (JUI-S) provincial ameer Maulana Yousaf Shah has said those opposing the merger of FATA with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are the agents of the US.
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MMA forms committee to create consensus on FATA reforms

Date: 05 Jan, 2018

    MMA forms committee to create consensus on FATA reforms
The Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) has formed a five-member committee to resolve differences on FATA reforms.
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Implementation commission on 10-Year FATA development programme holds first meeting

Date: 28 Dec, 2017

    Implementation commission on 10-Year FATA development programme holds first meeting
The first meeting of implementation commission of 10-year development programme for FATA was held at the Governor House on Wednesday.
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Job security: Khadadars see their future dark after FATA merger in KP

Date: 27 Dec, 2017

    Job security: Khadadars see their future dark after FATA merger in KP
Officials of Khassadar Force on Tuesday held a meeting with Member National Assembly Al-Haaj Shah Jee Gul Afridi to convey their concerns over possibility of losing their jobs in...
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Cabinet forms committee to implement FATA reforms

Date: 27 Dec, 2017

    Cabinet forms committee to implement FATA reforms
The federal cabinet has approved a separate committee for implementation of FATA reforms.
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PM, Nawaz agree to remove reservations of Fazlur Rehman on FATA reforms

Date: 22 Dec, 2017

    PM, Nawaz agree to remove reservations of Fazlur Rehman on FATA reforms
Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and former prime minister and PML-N president Nawaz Sharif have agreed to remove the reservations of the JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman over the...
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Tribal elders thank Fazal, Achakzai for blocking Fata reforms bill presentation in NA

Date: 21 Dec, 2017

    Tribal elders thank Fazal, Achakzai for blocking Fata reforms bill presentation in NA
Terming their meeting with the Prime Minister as fruitful, elders of the Fata Grand Alliance reiterated their stance of not accepting the merger of the tribal areas in Khyber...
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PM, COAS assure JUI-F chief to redress reservations on Fata reforms

Date: 19 Dec, 2017

    PM, COAS assure JUI-F chief to redress reservations on Fata reforms
Jamiat-e-Ulema-e-Islam-Fazal (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazal –ur-Rahman on Tuesday called on the Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa in Parliament House Islamabad. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi was...
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KP Assembly adopts resolution seeking Fata’s merger in KP

Date: 15 Dec, 2017

    KP Assembly adopts resolution seeking Fata’s merger in KP
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly on Friday passed a resolution demanding merger of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The resolution was moved by the KP Minister...
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‘Give tribesmen due rights, lest they should go astray’

Date: 15 Dec, 2017

    ‘Give tribesmen due rights, lest they should go astray’
Expressing disappointment over not tabling of Fata reforms bill in the National Assembly, Qabaili Khor (QK), a non-government organization of tribal women, has urged the federal government to merger...
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Revived MMA pledges to resolve issue of FATA reforms within one month

Date: 14 Dec, 2017

    Revived MMA pledges to resolve issue of FATA reforms within one month
The religious parties have announced restoration of their alliance Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) which will resolve the issue of FATA reforms within a month.
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JI long march arrives at Faizabad

Date: 12 Dec, 2017

    JI long march arrives at Faizabad
The convoy of the Jamaat-e-Islami’s long march against delay in implementation of FATA reforms has arrived in Faizabad.
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  • Returnees and displaced families from FATA seek food security

    Hundreds of displaced families from North and South Waziristan and Khyber Agency are still living a displaced life. However, the IDPs and repatriated from Fata have claimed that government was, seemingly, least interested to facilitate and provide food to the terrorism-affected tribal people.

  • Political parties running campaigns to increase vote bank among repatriated people of FATA

    Political hustle and bustle have been gaining vigor at the in the areas of return in FATA with public gatherings being organized at hujras and local offices of political parties ahead of forthcoming general elections.During 2013 general elections thousands of families from different agencies of Fata were living in camps and with relatives due to military operations.

  • Ration supply gives boost to economically disadvantaged families in areas of return

    Ms. Fatima, from Kurram Agency, was one of those who lived a satisfied life with the ration and aid her family received from the government. “The ration was a blessing in disguise for us at a time when we had no roof over our heads and my husband was jobless,” she said.

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