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North Waziristan TDPs protest against postponement of repatriation process

Date: 15 Mar, 2017

    North Waziristan TDPs protest against postponement of repatriation process
The Temporarily Displaced Persons (TDPs) of North Waziristan Agency Dandai Darpakhel area on Wednesday staged a protest demonstration against the postponement of their rehabilitation process.
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KP Mardan Region Under-23 men’s games begin today

Date: 15 Mar, 2017

    KP Mardan Region Under-23 men’s games begin today
The colorful Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mardan Region Inter-District Men’s Games got under way in Mardan Sports Complex today (Wednesday).
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IHC moved to postpone population census in Fata until repatriation of TDPs

Date: 15 Mar, 2017

    IHC moved to postpone population census in Fata until repatriation of TDPs
A social activist from South Waziristan Agency has filed a writ petition under article 199 of the constitution in Islamabad High Court seeking postponement of the ongoing population and...
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PCB announces ODI, T-20 squads for West Indies tour

Date: 15 Mar, 2017

    PCB announces ODI, T-20 squads for West Indies tour
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday announced the one-day International (ODI) and T-20 squads for the upcoming tour to West Indies.
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Cricket tournament concludes in Mohmand Agency

Date: 15 Mar, 2017

    Cricket tournament concludes in Mohmand Agency
The Abakur Cricket Club won the cricket tournament that concluded in Mohmand Agency here on Wednesday. The final match was played at the Atta Sports Stadium between the Abbakur Cricket...
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NAB arrests C&W senior clerk over corruption charges in Upper Dir

Date: 15 Mar, 2017

    NAB arrests C&W senior clerk over corruption charges in Upper Dir
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Wednesday arrested the Upper Dir C&W Department senior clerk Fazal Hadi for his alleged involvement in embezzlement and making illegal assets...
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Shabqadar students protest for roll number slips as matric exams begin today

Date: 15 Mar, 2017

    Shabqadar students protest for roll number slips as matric exams begin today
About 42 infuriated students of a private school of Shabqadar on Wednesday staged a protest against the non-issuance of matriculation examination roll number slips by the Board of Intermediate...
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Unfulfilled promises: KP teachers announce protest against govt

Date: 15 Mar, 2017

    Unfulfilled promises: KP teachers announce protest against govt
The All Teachers Coordination Council (ATCC) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Wednesday announced province-wide protests from March 27 against the provincial government for delaying the acceptance of their demands.
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Pakistan, Afghanistan to hold talks in London today to reduce tensions

Date: 15 Mar, 2017

    Pakistan, Afghanistan to hold talks in London today to reduce tensions
The British government has arranged talks between the Pakistan and Afghan governments on Wednesday (today) to reduce tensions between the two neighbourly countries.
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Prices of food items reduced in Peshawar

Date: 15 Mar, 2017

    Prices of food items reduced in Peshawar
The district administration of Peshawar has announced reduction in the prices of different food items and issued a new price list.
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6th population census kicks off

Date: 15 Mar, 2017

    6th population census kicks off
After a gap of 19 years, the country-wide population census kicked off on Wednesday which will complete on 25 May.
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Rehabilitation of all displaced people of Kurram Agency sought

Date: 15 Mar, 2017

    Rehabilitation of all displaced people of Kurram Agency sought
Member National Assembly from Kurram Agency Sajid Hussain Turi has said the reconstruction of all the damaged houses of displaced people was inevitable to ensure durable peace in the...
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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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