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Power supply remains suspended to Tiarza tehsil of SWA

Date: 05 Mar, 2017

    Power supply remains suspended to Tiarza tehsil of SWA
The electricity supply could not be restored to Tiarza tehsil of South Waziristan Agency even after the lapse of more than one and six months. The residents of the Tiarza...
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Three KP Ministers attending PSL final in Lahore

Date: 05 Mar, 2017

    Three KP Ministers attending PSL final in Lahore
As the cricket fever has hit the country, on the special directives of the Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa three ministers of the province have arrived in Lahore to attend...
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Pakistan to play four T20s during West Indies tour

Date: 05 Mar, 2017

    Pakistan to play four T20s during West Indies tour
The West Indies Cricket Board has added two Twenty20 internationals to the schedule for Pakistan's tour starting later this month.
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Dilapidated road causing accidents in Sher Shal valley

Date: 05 Mar, 2017

    Dilapidated road causing accidents in Sher Shal valley
Road accidents have become a routine practice due to the dilapidated condition Sher Shal Road in Chitral causing severe hardships for local people.
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Peshawar Zalmi to take on Quetta Gladiators in PSL final tonight

Date: 05 Mar, 2017

    Peshawar Zalmi to take on Quetta Gladiators in PSL final tonight
The final match of the second edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL-2017) will be played between Quetta Gladiators and Peshawar Zalmi at the Gaddafi Cricket Stadium in Lahore here...
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Peshawar police busts four member mobile snatchers’ gang

Date: 05 Mar, 2017

    Peshawar police busts four member mobile snatchers’ gang
The anti-mobile snatching unit of police on Sunday busted a four member mobile snatchers' gang and arrested four snatchers. Police also seized 150 stolen mobile phones from their possession.
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Tribal youths rallied in Dara Adamkhel to celebrate Fata reforms approval

Date: 05 Mar, 2017

    Tribal youths rallied in Dara Adamkhel to celebrate Fata reforms approval
In order to celebrate the approval of Fata reforms, the Youth Wing of Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) on Sunday took out a thanksgiving rally in Dara Adamkhel and expressed pleasure and...
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Businessmen in Bannu suffer due to closure of Pak-Afghan border

Date: 05 Mar, 2017

    Businessmen in Bannu suffer due to closure of Pak-Afghan border
The closure of Pak-Afghan border after law and order issues has affected business activities on both sides of the border.
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Upper Dir people decry stoppage of construction work on Shingara Darra road

Date: 05 Mar, 2017

    Upper Dir people decry stoppage of construction work on Shingara Darra road
The people of about 20 villages residing along the main road in Shingara Darra in Upper Dir are facing many difficulties due to stoppage of construction work on the...
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All set for Zalmi, Gladiators clash at PSL final

Date: 05 Mar, 2017

    All set for Zalmi, Gladiators clash at PSL final
Stage is set for the most awaited final of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) in Lahore between Peshawar Zalmi and Quetta Gladiators today (Sunday).
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Security increased in Peshawar for PSL final

Date: 05 Mar, 2017

    Security increased in Peshawar for PSL final
Strict security measures have been taken in Peshawar on the occasion of Pakistan Super League (PSL) final in Lahore today (Sunday).
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Afghanistan to airlift stranded nationals if border not opened: Zakhilwal

Date: 05 Mar, 2017

    Afghanistan to airlift stranded nationals if border not opened: Zakhilwal
Afghan ambassador to Pakistan Umar Zakhilwal said on Saturday that the stranded Afghan nationals in Pakistan will be taken to their country through special flights if Pakistan did not...
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Fata Reforms

  • Tribal parliamentarians doubt govt’s intention of giving share to FATA in NFC Award

    On the demand of FATA parliamentarians, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on 18 October directed the National Implementation Committee on FATA reforms to give share to the tribal areas in the National Finance Commission (NFC) Award for the next 10 years. Some tribal leaders have expressed jubilation over this development, while others consider it just […]

  • Giving NFC award to FATA sans administrative reforms will be futile, says Latif Afridi

    To address questions related to proposed FATA share in NFC award and its implications for the region, TNN conducted a detailed interview of former MNA from Khyber Agency and legal expert Latif Afridi. TNN: What is meant by the NFC Award? Latif Afridi: An article of the Constitution of Pakistan is about the utilisation of national income. The prime minister, finance minister […]

  • Giving share in NFC award is right of FATA people, not a favour

    Tribal people support the federal government’s decision of giving share to FATA in NFC Award and ask for its early implementation. Tariq Dawar from Miranshah, North Waziristan Agency, says NFC Award used to be divided among the Centre and four provinces and now FATA will also get its share which will remove the sense of […]

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