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Committees formed for School enrolment drive in Mohmand

Date: 14 May, 2017

    Committees formed for School enrolment drive in Mohmand
The local administration of Mohmand agency has constituted school’s enrolment committees in order to make the enrolment drive successful in the tribal region here on Sunday.
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Ghalanai residents brave 20-hour loadshedding

Date: 14 May, 2017

    Ghalanai residents brave 20-hour loadshedding
Over 20 hour daily load shedding in Ghalanai and adjoining areas have piled misery for the residents as they have to buy drinking water from private tankers and gas...
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Four injured in gas cylinder explosion in Peshawar

Date: 14 May, 2017

    Four injured in gas cylinder explosion in Peshawar
At least four people were injured when a gas cylinder exploded inside a shop in Akhunzada Market in Hayatabad area of Peshawar here on Sunday
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Khyber Agency: JUI-F leader surrender to political administration

Date: 14 May, 2017

    Khyber Agency: JUI-F leader surrender to political administration
The Jamait Ulema Islam-Fazal (JUI-F) who was declared a proclaimed offender on Sunday surrendered himself to political administration
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Khyber Agency people told to surrender arms to security forces

Date: 14 May, 2017

    Khyber Agency people told to surrender arms to security forces
Security forces have asked the elders of Malagori area of Khyber Agency on Sunday to surrender their heavy arms within four days
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PPP decides to merge Fata with KP at all cost: Zardari

Date: 14 May, 2017

    PPP decides to merge Fata with KP at all cost: Zardari
PESHAWAR, 14 May: Former president and Pakistan Peoples Party Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari on Sunday said that the PPP has decided that FATA will be merged with KP, and...
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Three-day anti-polio drive in KP, Fata begins tomorrow

Date: 14 May, 2017

    Three-day anti-polio drive in KP, Fata begins tomorrow
A three-day anti-polio campaign would start in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) from tomorrow (Monday) amid tight security measures
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JUI-F hold countrywide protests against Mastung blast

Date: 14 May, 2017

    JUI-F hold countrywide protests against Mastung blast
Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) on Sunday held protest demonstrations across the country including Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Fata against the suicide attack on the convoy of Senate Deputy Chairman and JUI-F...
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Ruet-e-Hilal committee to meet on May 27 for Ramazan moon sighting

Date: 14 May, 2017

    Ruet-e-Hilal committee to meet on May 27 for Ramazan moon sighting
KARACHI, 14 May: The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee would meet on May 27 in Karachi for sighting the moon of the holy month of Ramazan with Mufti Munibur Rehman in...
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‘One Belt and One Road’ project to play crucial role in eradicating terrorism: PM Nawaz

Date: 14 May, 2017

    ‘One Belt and One Road’ project to play crucial role in eradicating terrorism: PM Nawaz
Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif has said that ‘One belt and One Road’ project of China will play crucial role in eradicating the menace of terrorism from the...
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3rd Test: Pakistan poised for series-clinching victory against West Indies

Date: 14 May, 2017

    3rd Test: Pakistan poised for series-clinching victory against West Indies
The third Test between Pakistan and West Indies has entered into a decisive stage as Pakistan were poised to press for a series-clinching victory at stumps on the fourth...
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Nine arrested in connection with killing of administration officials in Kurram

Date: 14 May, 2017

    Nine arrested in connection with killing of administration officials in Kurram
The Kurram Agency political administration on Saturday arrested one person over suspicion and arrested eight others under the FCR’s collective responsibility clause in connection with the murder of a...
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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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