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Aman lashkar volunteer killed, two others injured in IED blast in Tirah valley

Date: 29 May, 2017

    Aman lashkar volunteer killed, two others injured in IED blast in Tirah valley
A volunteer of a local peacekeeping force was killed and others injured in an IED blast in Nari Baba area of the remote Tirah valley in Khyber Agency, sources...
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Rs220m released for Landi Khan water supply scheme

Date: 29 May, 2017

    Rs220m released for Landi Khan water supply scheme
The political administration of Khyber Agency released Rs220 million for the water supply scheme of Landi Khana, a village in Landi Kotal tehsil of Khyber Agency. According to Political Agent...
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Police official suspended over corruption charges

Date: 29 May, 2017

    Police official suspended over corruption charges
Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) Peshawar, Tahir Khan on Monday suspended a police official posted at the Peshawar-Islamabad Motorway toll plaza on corruption charges, a spokesman of the police...
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Young doctors announce to come on roads for their demands

Date: 29 May, 2017

    Young doctors announce to come on roads for their demands
Young Doctors Association (YDA) has decided to expand their protest from the hunger strike camp and took to roads from Wednesday if their demands were not met. Addressing at a...
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Tauheed-ul-Islam’s ameer changed after Sunday’s clashes between two factions

Date: 29 May, 2017

    Tauheed-ul-Islam’s ameer changed after Sunday’s clashes between two factions
Following exchange of fire between two factions in the pro-government Tauheed-ul-Islam on Sunday evening, the ameer (leader) of the outfit has been replaced, sources told TNN. According to the sources,...
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Warm-up match between Pakistan, Australia abandoned due to rain

Date: 29 May, 2017

    Warm-up match between Pakistan, Australia abandoned due to rain
The ICC Champions Trophy warm-up match between Pakistan and Australia has been abandoned due to continuous downpour in Birmingham city of England. Australia after winning the toss elected to bat...
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Anti-load shedding protest continues in Peshawar

Date: 29 May, 2017

    Anti-load shedding protest continues in Peshawar
Protest demonstrations against prolonged and excessive power outage continue on the fourth consecutive day in the provincial metropolis on Monday. The residents of Achini Bala, a suburb of Peshawar, held...
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Two protesters die in Levies’ firing as villagers set ablaze Wapda office in Dargai

Date: 29 May, 2017

    Two protesters die in Levies’ firing as villagers set ablaze Wapda office in Dargai
As many as two protesters were killed and 11 others sustained injuries when Levies personnel guarding a Wapda installation in Dargai area opened firing to disperse agitated mob, local...
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Terrorism claims 5700 lives in Fata during past six years, NA told

Date: 29 May, 2017

    Terrorism claims 5700 lives in Fata during past six years, NA told
The Ministry of State and Frontier Regions (Safron) on Monday told the National Assembly that more than 5700 individuals including personnel of the civil administration have fallen prey to...
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Lawyer gunned down in Mardan over personal enmity

Date: 29 May, 2017

    Lawyer gunned down in Mardan over personal enmity
A local leader of Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP) has been gunned down in Toru area of district Mardan on Monday, police said. According to the first information report lodged...
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Pakistani man arrested by Indian BSF is suffering from mental disorder

Date: 29 May, 2017

    Pakistani man arrested by Indian BSF is suffering from mental disorder
Relatives of Abdullah, a young man who had inadvertently crossed the Wagah Border into India, asked the Pakistani and Indian governments to release him, as he is suffering from...
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Khawaja Asif alleges KP Govt of protecting electricity thieves

Date: 29 May, 2017

    Khawaja Asif alleges KP Govt of protecting electricity thieves
Federal Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Asif has blamed the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government of protecting and supporting power thieves
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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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