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Kite flying starts with advent of spring season in Charsadda

Date: 16 Mar, 2017

    Kite flying starts with advent of spring season in Charsadda
Like other parts of the country, people of the Charsadda district, especially children have started the flying kites to enjoy the pring season. Roofs and grounds of the Charsadda are...
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Teacher dead as jeep carrying census team plunges into ravine in Mansehra

Date: 16 Mar, 2017

    Teacher dead as jeep carrying census team plunges into ravine in Mansehra
A school teacher was killed and two other people including an army soldier and driver sustained injuries when a jeep carrying the population census team fell into a deep...
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Fata Super League to begin in first week of April

Date: 16 Mar, 2017

    Fata Super League to begin in first week of April
The Fata Super League (FSL) will be started in the first week of April in the tribal regions. Speaking to reporters at Jamrud Sports Complex, the event chief organizer Haji...
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Govt Urged To Unblock The Blocked CNICs Of Tribal People

Date: 16 Mar, 2017

    Govt Urged To Unblock The Blocked CNICs Of Tribal People
The Mohmand Agency Baizo tribe on Thursday demanded of the federal government to unblock the computerized national identity cards (CNICs) of the tribal people blocked by the National Database...
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Two arrested as poisonous cold drinks seized

Date: 16 Mar, 2017

    Two arrested as poisonous cold drinks seized
The Kurram Agency political administration on Thursday arrested two people and seized fake cold drinks during routine checking in Parachinar.
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Media role stressed in raising public awareness about thalassaemia

Date: 16 Mar, 2017

    Media role stressed in raising public awareness about thalassaemia
Considering media to be the most powerful tool of communication in modern times, speakers at an awareness session on thalassaemia and the role of media here on Thursday were...
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KP NAB arrests former member NHA for embezzlement

Date: 16 Mar, 2017

    KP NAB arrests former member NHA for embezzlement
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday arrested former member National Highway Authority (NHA) Yousuf Ali on charges of embezzlement and making illegal assets worth Rs 500...
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10 pocket guide sellers arrested in Peshawar

Date: 16 Mar, 2017

    10 pocket guide sellers arrested in Peshawar
The district administration of Peshawar has arrested 10 shopkeepers for selling pocket guides despite ban on its sale during the matriculation exams.
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Pak-Afghan border will open soon: minister

Date: 16 Mar, 2017

    Pak-Afghan border will open soon: minister
Federal Minister for Trade Khurram Dastagir has said the Pak-Afghan border will be opened soon.
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Tourist drowns in Swat river while taking selfie

Date: 16 Mar, 2017

    Tourist drowns in Swat river while taking selfie
A tourist drowned in the river while taking a selfie in Swat on Wednesday.
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Citizen accuses Levies officials deployed at NADRA office in Tank of seeking bribe

Date: 16 Mar, 2017

    Citizen accuses Levies officials deployed at NADRA office in Tank of seeking bribe
A citizen has accused the Levies officials deployed at the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) office in Tank of torturing him after he refused to pay bribe to...
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KP, FATA people in other parts of country should be counted as citizens of ancestral areas: JI

Date: 16 Mar, 2017

    KP, FATA people in other parts of country should be counted as citizens of ancestral areas: JI
The Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) has called upon the government to count the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA residing in different parts of the country as residents of their ancestral...
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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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