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

 Breaking News
  • Wild animal injures man in Lower Kurram A man sustained injuries when a wild animal attacked him in Bagzai area of Lower Kurram Agency. The victim was identified as Rashid. His brother said that Rashid was working in his garden last night when a pig entered the garden and attacked him...
  • Qatar agrees for conditional negotiations to ease Gulf boycott Qatar has agreed for conditional talks in an attempt to ease boycott of Saudi Arabia and its allied countries. According to Aljazeera, Qatar's emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani in his speech called for dialogue to resolve a political crisis...
  • Two laborers suffocate to death while cleaning well in Mansehra Two laborers died of suffocation while cleaning well in Chanani area of Mansehra district on Saturday, police said. According to police, the fell unconscious of suffocation while cleaning a well inside a house in Chanani area....
  • 16 Afghan policemen killed in US airstrike in Helmand At least 16 Afghan policemen were killed in a US airstrike in Helmand province of Afghanistan, provincial police spokesman said. While talking to a foreign news agency AFP, Helmand police spokesman Salam Afghan said ...
  • Met Office forecasts rain in parts of KP, Fata The Metrological Department has predicted rainfall in different parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) during the next 24 hours...

Tag "tribe"

Khyber Agency tribals demand reopening of Torkham Terminal

Date: 06 Jul, 2017

    Khyber Agency tribals demand reopening of Torkham Terminal
The Khoga Khel tribe of Khyber Agency on Thursday demanded of the political administration to reopen Torkham Terminal as the terminal closure has caused loss worth millions to local...
Read Full Article

North Waziristan IDPs protested suspension of repatriation process

Date: 09 May, 2017

    North Waziristan IDPs protested suspension of repatriation process
Score of elders of the Dande Darpakhel tribe of North Waziristan Agency (SWA) on Tuesday staged sit-ins in Peshawar and Bannu in protest against the suspension of the rehabilitation...
Read Full Article

Khyber Agency: Shalobar tribe elders demand reopening of Niaz Market road

Date: 29 Apr, 2017

    Khyber Agency: Shalobar tribe elders demand reopening of Niaz Market road
The Shalobar tribe elders of Khyber Agency on Saturday demanded of the Member National Assembly (MNA) Nasir Khan to play role in the reopening of the Bara Bazaar Niaz...
Read Full Article

North Waziristan TDPs protest against non-payment of cash assistance

Date: 17 Mar, 2017

    North Waziristan TDPs protest against non-payment of cash assistance
The temporarily displaced persons (TDPs) of North Waziristan Agency on Friday held a protest demonstration against the Fata Disaster Management Authority (FDMA) and political administration for non-payment of monthly...
Read Full Article

Tribal Jirga demands compensation for FR Tank, Jandula operation affectees

Date: 13 Mar, 2017

    Tribal Jirga demands compensation for FR Tank, Jandula operation affectees
Tribal elders of Bettani tribe have demanded of the government to compensate the affectees of military operation Rah-e-Nijat in FR Tank and Jandula.
Read Full Article

North Waziristan youths protest against construction of Kurram-Tangi Dam

Date: 04 Mar, 2017

    North Waziristan youths protest against construction of Kurram-Tangi Dam
The youths of North Waziristan Agency on Saturday staged a unique protest demonstration against the construction of Kurram-Tangi Dam. During the protest the participants danced with the doll drum...
Read Full Article

Baka Khel elders accuses DC, APA FR Bannu of needless interference in land disputes

Date: 29 Jan, 2017

    Baka Khel elders accuses DC, APA FR Bannu of needless interference in land disputes
Elders of the FR Bannu Baka Khel tribe on Sunday accused the Bannu district Deputy Commissioner and Assistant Political Agent FR Bannu of needless interference in the distribution of...
Read Full Article

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...
Read Full Article

Kabalkhel tribe stages protest against Kurram-Tangi dam construction

Date: 05 Jan, 2017

    Kabalkhel tribe stages protest against Kurram-Tangi dam construction
The elders of Kabalkhel tribe of North Waziristan Agency in Bannu on Wednesday staged protest against construction of Kurram-Tangi dam. The tribal elders Shah Jehan and Malik Fareedullah Khan said...
Read Full Article

Kokikhel tribe announces protest over not getting compensation

Date: 29 Nov, 2016

    Kokikhel tribe announces protest over not getting compensation
The elders of Kokikhel tribe of Khyber Agency have announced to launch a protest movement against the government for not giving compensation to the families affected by the military...
Read Full Article

Sulemankhel tribesmen ask administration to stop arrests under collective responsibility

Date: 29 Mar, 2016

    Sulemankhel tribesmen ask administration to stop arrests under collective responsibility
The Sulemankhel tribe of South Waziristan has said the FATA Development Authority (FDA) officials were not kidnapped from their territory but the political administration was unnecessarily teasing them by...
Read Full Article

All set for Sipah IDPs’ repatriation

Date: 10 Jan, 2016

    All set for Sipah IDPs’ repatriation
The political administration of Khyber Agency has established two registration points for the internally displaced persons (IDPs) of Sipah tribe whose repatriation will be starting from Tuesday.
Read Full Article

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS – LATEST

Like Us On Facebook

Fata Reforms

  • Al-Haj group to join sit-in against Fata reforms’ postponement

    Karavan Alhaj Group on Monday announced to join its sit-in announced by Fata Students Organisation outside governor house to protest delay in Fata Reforms.

    The announcement was made by Bilawal Afridi who son of Member National Assembly from Khyber Agency Alhaj Shah Jee Gul here at Peshawar Press Club while talking to reporters.

  • The pros and cons of extending superior courts to FATA

    The Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) have been kept away from the country’s judicial system under Article 247 of the Constitution of Pakistan and all kinds of disputes are resolved under the centuries-old tribal system. The ongoing reforms process not only aims at bringing the tribal region into the national mainstream, but also bringing FATA […]

  • 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 […]

TDPs

  • Post-repatriation opportunities and challenges of Technical education in FATA

    The government has allocated Rs 600 million to promote technical education and enroll maximum students at technical educational institutions in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata). The amount is said to be spent on construction of new technical institutes, make the closed institute functional and equip them with modern facilities. This was revealed by Fata Development […]

  • Unnecessary delay in repatriation process annoys FATA displaced populations

    According Fata Disaster Management Authority (FDMA), there are 20,000 Temporary displaced families from North, South Waziristan and Khyber Agencies. They have been facing with numerous problems since their displacement. “We are given repatriation token six months ago but the repatriation process is not yet started,” said Usman, who is from Dande Darpakhel tribe of North […]

  • Residents of FATA demand counting of TDPs on basis of permanent addresses

    Like other parts of the country, the sixth population census was licked off in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) on March 15 this year. The first phase of the census has been completed in thirteen districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa while one tribal district, Orakzai Agency, of Fata. The second phase of census is underway since […]

Follow us on twitter

Archives

July 2017
M T W T F S S
« Jun    
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31