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School children hospitalized after teacher’s torture in Mardan

Date: 06 May, 2017

    School children hospitalized after teacher’s torture in Mardan
MARDAN, 06 May: Three students of a private school were hospitalized after their teacher brutally tortured them for being absent from the school in Mardan. The victim children were...
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PHC reinstates KP MPA Abdul Munim

Date: 06 May, 2017

    PHC reinstates KP MPA Abdul Munim
PESHAWAR, 06 May: The Peshawar High Court on Saturday reinstated Abdul Munim as member of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provincial Assembly from Shangla. The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has...
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APC asks govt to table ‘Fata Reforms Bill’ in NA before budget session

Date: 06 May, 2017

    APC asks govt to table ‘Fata Reforms Bill’ in NA before budget session
ISLAMABAD, 06 May: The All Parties Conference (APC) convened over Fata reforms implementation, on Saturday demanded of the federal government to table the Fata Reforms Bill in National Assembly...
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Councilor among two killed over minor dispute in Peshawar

Date: 06 May, 2017

    Councilor among two killed over minor dispute in Peshawar
PESHAWAR, 06 May: Two people including a councilor were killed when two groups clashed over a minor dispute in Achar Kalay of Peshawar here on Saturday. According to police,...
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KKF awards scholarships to 250 students of Khyber Agency

Date: 06 May, 2017

    KKF awards scholarships to 250 students of Khyber Agency
PESHAWAR, 06 May: The Khidmat-e-Khalq Foundation (KKF) in collaboration of National Testing Services (NTS) on Saturday awarded scholarships to 250 poor and intelligent students of Khyber Agency. The scholarships...
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Bajaur: Seminar held to aware tribal women about Fata reforms

Date: 06 May, 2017

    Bajaur: Seminar held to aware tribal women about Fata reforms
KHAR, 06 May: A seminar was organized in Bajaur Agency to create awareness among tribal women regarding Fata reforms. The seminar was organized by tribal areas students’ organization in...
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Govt assures to table ‘Fata Reforms Bill’ in next NA session

Date: 06 May, 2017

    Govt assures to table ‘Fata Reforms Bill’ in next NA session
ISLAMABAD, 06 May: The federal government has assured the All Parties Conference (APC) on Fata reforms, to present the Fata Reforms Bill in the next session of the National...
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CCPO Peshawar suspends nine policemen over public complaints

Date: 06 May, 2017

    CCPO Peshawar suspends nine policemen over public complaints
PESHAWAR, 06 May: The Peshawar Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) Muhammad Tahir Khan on Saturday suspended nine policemen over public complaints of misbehavior with citizens. According to statement issued...
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Landowner locks government school in Nowshera

Date: 06 May, 2017

    Landowner locks government school in Nowshera
NOWSHERA, 06 May: A landowner locked a government-run middle school for boys in the constituency of Chief Minister Perez Khattak for being not appointing his relatives as class IV....
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Two FC soldiers killed in IED blast in North Waziristan

Date: 06 May, 2017

    Two FC soldiers killed in IED blast in North Waziristan
MIRANSHAH, 06 May: Two soldiers of Frontier Constabulary (FC) were killed in an improvised explosive device (IED) explosion in Spinwam tehsil of North Waziristan Agency on Saturday. According to...
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Reforms recommendations in the eyes of FATA people

Date: 06 May, 2017

    Reforms recommendations in the eyes of FATA people
After a long struggle against the Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) and administrative structure of FATA, the federal cabinet on 2 March, 2017 approved the proposals of FATA Reforms Committee....
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3 soldiers injured as lightning strikes check post in Jamrud

Date: 06 May, 2017

    3 soldiers injured as lightning strikes check post in Jamrud
Three soldiers sustained injuries when lightning struck a security check post in Jamrud area of Khyber Agency on Friday night.
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FEATURES & INTERVIEWS – LATEST

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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