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PPP issues show-cause notices to Ikramullah Shahid, others for participating in anti-Mashal rally

Date: 03 May, 2017

    PPP issues show-cause notices to Ikramullah Shahid, others for participating in anti-Mashal rally
Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) has issued show-cause notices to Mardan leaders including former deputy speaker Ikramullah Shahid for participation in a rally in support of the killers of Mashal...
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Media’s role in advancing peaceful societies highlighted on World Press Freedom Day in Peshawar

Date: 03 May, 2017

    Media’s role in advancing peaceful societies highlighted on World Press Freedom Day in Peshawar
Addressing on the occasion as key note speaker, Marukh Jabeen, the lonely female journalist and reporter of Tribal News Network (TNN) in Kurram Agency FATA, said that she has...
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KP cabinet approves Private Schools Regulatory Authority Bill 2016

Date: 03 May, 2017

    KP cabinet approves Private Schools Regulatory Authority Bill 2016
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government cabinet on Wednesday approved Private Schools Regulatory Authority Bill 2016 to regulate the private educational sector besides fixing fee structure. The approval was given in the...
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Four TTP hardcore militants executed

Date: 03 May, 2017

    Four TTP hardcore militants executed
As many as four militants of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), who were tired by military courts, were executed on Wednesday. According to a press release issued by the Inter-Services Public...
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Supreme Court rejects names proposed by SBP, SECP for Panama case JIT

Date: 03 May, 2017

    Supreme Court rejects names proposed by SBP, SECP for Panama case JIT
The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday rejected nominations submitted by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) and Securities and Exchange Commission Pakistan (SECP) for the joint investigation team (JIT)...
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PHC suspends death penalty awarded by military court

Date: 03 May, 2017

    PHC suspends death penalty awarded by military court
he Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Wednesday suspended the execution of a death-row prisoner, who was sentenced to death by a military court after he was found to be...
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NADRA unblock 150,000 NICs temporarily

Date: 03 May, 2017

    NADRA unblock 150,000 NICs temporarily
National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) on Wednesday unblocked temporarily more than 150,000 Computerized National Identity Cards (CNICs) temporarily for 60 days. According to interior ministry sources, ministry were...
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2nd test: West Indies need 41 more runs to end Pakistan first innings lead

Date: 03 May, 2017

    2nd test: West Indies need 41 more runs to end Pakistan first innings lead
Pakistan Cricket Team has apparently dominated the second test match against West Indies after 81 runs lead in its first innings. The home side West Indies has lost one...
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KP govt to computerize Schoolteachers record

Date: 03 May, 2017

    KP govt to computerize Schoolteachers record
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has decided to computerize the schoolteachers record under the Education Management Information System (EMIS). Through this programme, all the necessary information including , teachers data,...
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Eight killed in suicide bomb attack on NATO convoy in Kabul

Date: 03 May, 2017

    Eight killed in suicide bomb attack on NATO convoy in Kabul
At least eight people were killed 25 others sustained injuries when a suicide bomber blew himself up near the NATO convey in Kabul on Wednesday. According to media reports, the...
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Power supply disconnected in upper Kurram for last two weeks

Date: 03 May, 2017

    Power supply disconnected in upper Kurram for last two weeks
Power supply has been disconnected in many areas of upper Kurram Agency, including Parachinar, for the last two weeks due to which people are facing many difficulties.
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Rs1.7 billion allocated for marble city in Mohmand Agency

Date: 03 May, 2017

    Rs1.7 billion allocated for marble city in Mohmand Agency
The federal government has allocated Rs1.7 billion for establishment of marble city in Mohmand Agency.
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FEATURES & INTERVIEWS – LATEST

  • Islamabad sit-in bears fruits as authorities start demining SWA

    It seems that the civil and military authorities in South Waziristan agency have started implementing the pledges the federal government made with the organizers of the 10-day sit-in staged against extra judicial killing of Naqeebullah Mehsud. Reportedly, the authorities have formed nine teams to purge the tribal district from the scattered landmines, which had been killing and injuring the local tribesmen.

  • Tirah people seek alternativeh to poppy crop

    The people of Tirah area of Khyber Agency have called upon the government introduce another cash crop before eradicating poppy crop from the area.

  • First Pakistani Transgender Batch sworn in as Scouts

    The otherwise neglected community of transgender people has been included in Scout association as a Batch of 40 transgender youth took oath in Karachi on Friday. The young transgender scouts wore scarves and took oath. Atif Amin Hussain, Commissioner IPC Sindh Boys Scouts, administered the oath.

  • Girl from Mardan makes nation proud with her Biotechnology research

    The world is observing International Day of Women and Girls in Science today (Sunday). On this special occasion, TNN conducted an interview of Sarah Farooq Khan who aspires to become a role model for other girls through her research in the field of Biotechnology.

Fata Reforms

TDPs

  • Absenteeism of teachers, damaged buildings make 900 schools non-functional in FATA

    In tribal areas of Pakistan, more than 800 schools have been closed or still remained non-functional due to poor law and order situation in the region. A large number of schools were either damaged or destroyed by Taliban when they were in control of major parts of FATA.  Since majority of displaced populations have returned […]

  • 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.

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