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South Waziristan martial arts player sets new world record

Date: 28 May, 2017

    South Waziristan martial arts player sets new world record
Muhammad Ifran Mehsud on Sunday has set another world record of lifting 40 pounds weight with two fingers and 22 pushups.
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PTI trying to politicize power outages issue: Amir Muqam

Date: 28 May, 2017

    PTI trying to politicize power outages issue: Amir Muqam
Adviser to Prime Minister Amir Muqam on Sunday said that the Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) members of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly are now attacking grid stations and trying to politicize the...
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Animals smuggling to Afghanistan triggers meat shortage in Kurram

Date: 28 May, 2017

    Animals smuggling to Afghanistan triggers meat shortage in Kurram
Residents of different areas of Kurram Agency are experiencing shortage of beef and mutton due to record smuggling of meat animals to Afghanistan
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Six Afghan policemen killed in insiders’ firing in Zabul

Date: 28 May, 2017

    Six Afghan policemen killed in insiders’ firing in Zabul
Afghan police personnel killed six local colleague policemen during firing at a check post in Zabul province of Afghanistan
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PESCO notifies load-shedding schedule for Ramazan

Date: 28 May, 2017

    PESCO notifies load-shedding schedule for Ramazan
The Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO) on Sunday issued new schedule for electricity load-shedding during the holy month of Ramazan
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Two PTI MPs arrested for ransacking WAPDA office released on bail

Date: 28 May, 2017

    Two PTI MPs arrested for ransacking WAPDA office released on bail
Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) MNA Junaid Akbar Khan and MPA Shakeel Khan, an advisor to Chief Minister, who were arrested for allegedly storming and ransacking WAPDA office in Batkhela, were...
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Father, two son electrocuted in Gulbahar, Peshawar

Date: 28 May, 2017

    Father, two son electrocuted in Gulbahar, Peshawar
Three members of a family including a father and his two sons have been electrocuted in Gulbahar area of the provincial capital on Friday, rescue sources said
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Hussain Nawaz appears before Panama Leaks JIT

Date: 28 May, 2017

    Hussain Nawaz appears before Panama Leaks JIT
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s son Hussain Nawaz on Sunday appeared before the Joint Investigation Team (JIT), formed by the Supreme Court to investigate offshore properties of Sharif family
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22 vegetable vendors arrested for overcharging

Date: 28 May, 2017

    22 vegetable vendors arrested for overcharging
The Peshawar district administration has launched a crackdown against profiteers and arrested 22 vegetable vendors for overcharging the citizens
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Notices issued to 64 factories in KP over spreading pollution

Date: 28 May, 2017

    Notices issued to 64 factories in KP over spreading pollution
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Environment Protection Agency has issued notices to 64 factories in different cities over spreading pollution.
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FATA lawmaker announces sit-in in Islamabad against delay in reforms implementation

Date: 28 May, 2017

    FATA lawmaker announces sit-in in Islamabad against delay in reforms implementation
FATA Parliamentary Leader Al-Haaj Shah Jee Gul Afridi has announced to stage sit-in in Red Zone in Islamabad over delay in implementation of FATA Reforms.
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Sports festival concludes at Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University Sheringal

Date: 28 May, 2017

    Sports festival concludes at Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University Sheringal
The sports festival in Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University Sheringal in Upper Dir concluded on Saturday.
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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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