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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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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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