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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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Army Chief meets Peshawar Zalmi team, felicitates them for PSL victory

Date: 11 Mar, 2017

    Army Chief meets Peshawar Zalmi team, felicitates them for PSL victory
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Saturday met with the players and management of Peshawar Zalmi and congratulated them on their performance and success in...
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RMC students organizes charity funfair to raise funds for medical camps

Date: 11 Mar, 2017

    RMC students organizes charity funfair to raise funds for medical camps
The Rehman Medical College students on Saturday organized a charity funfair on humanitarian basis to raise funds for establishing medical camps.
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BHU inaugurated in Dogar area of Kurram Agency

Date: 11 Mar, 2017

    BHU inaugurated in Dogar area of Kurram Agency
In order to provide health services to local people, a Basic Health Unit (BHU) built with the support of Sarhad Rural Support Program (SRSP) was inaugurated in Dogar area...
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FATA Livestock Department launch activities in Mohmand Agency

Date: 11 Mar, 2017

    FATA Livestock Department launch activities in Mohmand Agency
The Fata Department of Livestock and Dairy Development has initiated several programs to promote livestock in Mohmand Agency.
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Fata Grand Jirga rejects Fata-KP merger

Date: 11 Mar, 2017

    Fata Grand Jirga rejects Fata-KP merger
The Fata Grand Jirga on Saturday rejected merger of the tribal belt with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and said there are contradictions in the federal cabinet decision regarding Fata reforms.
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Walk held for enrollment of disable children in Lower Dir

Date: 11 Mar, 2017

    Walk held for enrollment of disable children in Lower Dir
Helping Hand, a non-governmental organization, on Saturday arranged a walk in Lower Dir to raise awareness for enrollment of disable children in educational institutions.
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Peshawar: Father demands recovery of missing son in Iran

Date: 11 Mar, 2017

    Peshawar: Father demands recovery of missing son in Iran
Father demanded of the government to recover his son went missing in Taftan area of Iran last year. The missing person Shahid Jamal is a resident of the Tehkal...
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Tribal youths reject Fata reforms, suggests formation of council

Date: 11 Mar, 2017

    Tribal youths reject Fata reforms, suggests formation of council
The Fata Youth Grand Alliance on Saturday rejected the Fata reforms committee recommendations approved by the federal government and demanded of the government to revisit its decision in this...
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Khyber Agency volleyball players demand provision of facilities

Date: 11 Mar, 2017

    Khyber Agency volleyball players demand provision of facilities
The volleyball players of Mullagori area in Khyber Agency are deprived of basic facilities and demanded of the federal government the provision of resources so that they could continue...
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B-Tech Engineers Association declares appointments at UET Nowshera illegal

Date: 11 Mar, 2017

    B-Tech Engineers Association declares appointments at UET Nowshera illegal
The B-Tech Engineers Association has declared the appointment of project director and other staff at the University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Nowshera as illegal and demanded the Khyber...
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Wheelchairs distributed among 150 disabled persons in Kurram

Date: 11 Mar, 2017

    Wheelchairs distributed among 150 disabled persons in Kurram
Wheelchairs were distributed among 150 disabled persons in Central Kurram Agency on Friday.
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People of three villages in Bara threaten to migrate over disconnection of power supply

Date: 11 Mar, 2017

    People of three villages in Bara threaten to migrate over disconnection of power supply
The people of three villages in Alam Godar area of Bara tehsil in Khyber Agency have threatened to migrate from the area after officials of Tribal Electric Supply Company...
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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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