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Pakistan, Afghanistan to play two T20 matches in near future

Date: 27 May, 2017

    Pakistan, Afghanistan to play two T20 matches in near future
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) have agreed to play two friendly T20 International matches between the two countries with each side touring the other country...
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PTI MPA-led protesters again storm grid station in Peshawar

Date: 27 May, 2017

    PTI MPA-led protesters again storm grid station in Peshawar
Protesters led by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MPA Fazal Elahi once again stormed the Hazarkhwani gird station in the outskirt of Peshawar on second consecutive day in protest against prolonged...
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Seminar speakers allege govt not sincere to implement Fata reforms

Date: 27 May, 2017

    Seminar speakers allege govt not sincere to implement Fata reforms
Speakers at a seminar said that the federal government is not sincere in the implementation of Fata reforms adding that center itself is creating hurdles in mainstreaming tribal areas
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Kalpanai team wins Buner Gagra Cricket Tournament

Date: 27 May, 2017

    Kalpanai team wins Buner Gagra Cricket Tournament
The Kalpanai cricket team have won the Buner Gagra Cricket Tournament by defeating Bajkatai in the final match on Saturday
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Met office predicts hot, dry weather in KP, FATA

Date: 27 May, 2017

    Met office predicts hot, dry weather in KP, FATA
PESHAWAR, 27 May: Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) on Saturday predicted that mainly hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA during the...
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Chaman border reopened on request of Afghan authorities

Date: 27 May, 2017

    Chaman border reopened on request of Afghan authorities
CHAMAN, 27 May: Pakistan has reopened Friendship gate at Chaman border crossing after 22 days on humanitarian grounds in Ramazan on the request of Afghan authorities, ISPR said on...
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18 killed in suicide blast targeting security forces convoy in Khost, Afghanistan

Date: 27 May, 2017

    18 killed in suicide blast targeting security forces convoy in Khost, Afghanistan
KHOST, 27 May: At least 18 people were killed in a suicide blast targeting security forces convoy in Khost city of Afghanistan, Afghan Interior Ministry Spokesman said on Saturday....
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Political administration imposes curfew in Bara, Khyber Agency

Date: 27 May, 2017

    Political administration imposes curfew in Bara, Khyber Agency
The Khyber Agency political administration on Saturday imposed curfew in Bara tehsil for an indefinite period a day after the attack on security forces vehicle in Dogar area
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Chitral Scouts win district cup polo tournament

Date: 27 May, 2017

    Chitral Scouts win district cup polo tournament
The Chitral Scouts have won the District Cup Polo Tournament by defeating the Chitral Levies by 5-2 in the thrilling final being played at the Polo Ground on Friday
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Protesters storm grid station, damages furniture and official record in Batkhela

Date: 27 May, 2017

    Protesters storm grid station, damages furniture and official record in Batkhela
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) workers on Saturday barged into a grid station in Batkhela and damaged equipment, furniture and official record as a sign of protest against the prolonged power...
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Kurram administration warns shopkeepers against inflated prices during Ramazan

Date: 27 May, 2017

    Kurram administration warns shopkeepers against inflated prices during Ramazan
The Kurram Agency political administration has ordered shopkeepers to avoid overcharging consumers during the holy month of Ramazan-ul-Mubarak otherwise strict action would be taken against the profiteers
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Rs26.9 billion allocated for FATA in next fiscal budget 2017-18

Date: 27 May, 2017

    Rs26.9 billion allocated for FATA in next fiscal budget 2017-18
The federal government has allocated Rs26.9 billion for FATA in the next fiscal budget 2017-18.
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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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