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PM Nawaz, Army Chief agrees to amicably resolve Dawn Leaks issue

Date: 10 May, 2017

    PM Nawaz, Army Chief agrees to amicably resolve Dawn Leaks issue
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday agreed to amicably resolve the Dawn Leaks issue
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Admission schedule announced for Afghan students in Pakistan

Date: 10 May, 2017

    Admission schedule announced for Afghan students in Pakistan
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Wednesday announced admission schedule for afghan students seeking higher education in Pakistan
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Health awareness walk held in Kurram Agency

Date: 10 May, 2017

    Health awareness walk held in Kurram Agency
The Kohe Walking Club has organized a health awareness walk in Parachinar city of Kurram Agency
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SRSP constructs bridge in Upper Dir

Date: 10 May, 2017

    SRSP constructs bridge in Upper Dir
The Sarhad Rural Support Program (SRSP) has completed the construction of the Charkum Bridge in Upper Dir
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Pak Army withdraws controversial tweet about govt notification on Dawn Leaks

Date: 10 May, 2017

    Pak Army withdraws controversial tweet about govt notification on Dawn Leaks
Pakistan Army on Wednesday withdrawn its April 29 tweet of rejecting the notification issued by Prime Minister House on Dawn Leaks investigation
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Qaumi Action Committee protested prolong loadshedding, overbilling in Charsadda

Date: 10 May, 2017

    Qaumi Action Committee protested prolong loadshedding, overbilling in Charsadda
CHARSADD, 10 May: The Qaumi Action Committee has staged a protest demonstration against unannounced and prolonged suspension of power and overbilling in Tehsil Tangi of Charsadda on Wednesday. The...
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Fata Development Authority trained 200 tribesmen for harvesting pinus gerardiana

Date: 10 May, 2017

    Fata Development Authority trained 200 tribesmen for harvesting pinus gerardiana
The Fata Development Authority (FDA) has imparted 28-day training on 200 tribesmen of North Waziristan Agency (NWA) for harvesting the walnuts
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CTD foils terror bid, seizes huge cache of arms, explosives in Lower Dir

Date: 10 May, 2017

    CTD foils terror bid, seizes huge cache of arms, explosives in Lower Dir
The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) Malakand region on Wednesday thwarted a terror bid and seized huge cache of arms and explosives in Lower Dir
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LRH health workers stage protest for demands in Peshawar

Date: 10 May, 2017

    LRH health workers stage protest for demands in Peshawar
The Health Employees Coordination Council (HECC), a joint platform of all the employees associations of the Lady Reading Hospital (LRH), on Wednesday staged a protest demonstration in favor of...
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Four militants executed in Kohat jail

Date: 10 May, 2017

    Four militants executed in Kohat jail
Four hardcore militants involved in various heinous crimes were hanged at Kohat Central Jail on Wednesday morning
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Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat leader released after protests in Battagram

Date: 10 May, 2017

    Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat leader released after protests in Battagram
The arrested provincial president of Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat in Battagram Allama Atta Muhammad Deshani was released on Tuesday.
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KP Health Department regularises 910 ad hoc doctors

Date: 10 May, 2017

    KP Health Department regularises 910 ad hoc doctors
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Health Department has regularised 910 Grade-17 ad hoc doctors appointed at government hospitals.
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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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