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  • 50-kanal government land recovered during anti-encroachment drive in Kohat The district administration on Monday launched a massive drive against encroachment built on the sides of canals in different areas of the district. According to officials of the district administration, the anti-encroachment drive was carried out in Jarma, Sur Gul and Muslim Abad areas during which more than 50 canals of government land was recovered so far....
  • Court dismisses bail application of man threatening right activist on Facebook Police on Monday arrested a young man for threatening right activist Gulalai Ismail on internet after a local court dismissed his pre-arrest bail application. The accused, Hamza Khan, had allegedly posted a video on his Facebook timeline inciting violence against social activist Gulalai Ismail on the basis of religion and Pakhtun culture. In the video, the accused had alleged that Gulalai Ismail caused damage to Islam and Pakhtun culture....
  • JUI-F chief terms Naqeebullah’s death as ‘state terrorism’ Chief of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam - Fazl (JUI-F) Maulana Fazl ur Rahman on Monday went to the residence of Naqeebullah Mehsud, who has been killed in a fake encounter by Karachi police and condoled his death with the bereaved family. The maulana expressed his deep grief with the victim’s family and said the extrajudicial killing had shaken the entire nation....
  • Mardan district government announces Rs2 million assistance for Asma’s family District nazim Himayatullah Mayar on Monday, announced Rs2 million financial assistance for the family of four-year old Asma, who had been murdered after being raped by unknown criminals. The district nazim moved a resolution in the district council meeting which held here on Monday. It was revealed in the meeting that Asma’s rape and murder was not the only case that took place in Mardan during the recent past. The council was informed that four other minor girls – Shab Noor, Maryam, Haseena and Shabnam, were raped and killed in separate incidents that happened in different parts of the district....
  • Nadra authorities asked to beef up security at mega center The administration of the Nadra mega center has been directed by the local police to put in place certain security measures to avoid any untoward incident. In a letter addressed to the director of the Nadra mega center situated on the main University road in Tehkal area, the local police has pointed out certain flaws in the security mechanism adopted by the center. Police suggested to the Nadra authorities to construct boundary wall and fix barbed wire over it within a fortnight....

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KP police demands Rs 3.46 billion for CPEC security

Date: 06 Jun, 2017

    KP police demands Rs 3.46 billion for CPEC security
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police has forwarded a summary to the provincial government demanding Rs 3.46 billion budget for the new security force formed for the protection of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor...
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NAB arrests four fake Hajj operators plundering citizens in Charsadda

Date: 06 Jun, 2017

    NAB arrests four fake Hajj operators plundering citizens in Charsadda
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has arrested four fake Hajj operators involved in plundering a large number of people desirous of performing Hajj.
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Three robbers dressed in forces’ uniform arrested in Peshawar

Date: 06 Jun, 2017

    Three robbers dressed in forces’ uniform arrested in Peshawar
The Peshawar capital police on Tuesday claimed to have arrested three robbers who used to plunder citizens and houses while wearing the security forces uniform
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Afghan President warns Taliban to embrace peace or face consequences

Date: 06 Jun, 2017

    Afghan President warns Taliban to embrace peace or face consequences
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday once again accused Pakistan of waging undeclared war against Afghanistan. Addressing Afghan Peace International Conference, Ghani issued an ultimatum to the Afghan Taliban...
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Opposition urges govt to call OIC conference over Middle East crisis

Date: 06 Jun, 2017

    Opposition urges govt to call OIC conference over Middle East crisis
The opposition parties in the National Assembly on Tuesday urged the federal government to call a conference of the Organization of Islamic Countries (OIC) to discuss the Middle East...
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Women protest against load-shedding in Lower Dir

Date: 06 Jun, 2017

    Women protest against load-shedding in Lower Dir
Score of women along with men came out of their homes and blocked the main Peshawar-Lower Dir road on Tuesday in protest against the continuous load-shedding and low electricity...
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Met Office predicts rain in parts of KP, Fata

Date: 06 Jun, 2017

    Met Office predicts rain in parts of KP, Fata
The Metrological Department has predicted rainfall in different parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Fata during the next 24 hours. According to Met Office, rain is expected in Peshawar, Mardan, Charsadda,...
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Champions Trophy: New Zealand win toss, opt to field against England

Date: 06 Jun, 2017

    Champions Trophy: New Zealand win toss, opt to field against England
New Zealand have won the toss and elected to field first against England in the ICC Champion Trophy at Cardiff on Tuesday. New Zealand captain Kane Williamson invited England to...
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PM Nawaz directs for smooth supply of electricity during Ramazan

Date: 06 Jun, 2017

    PM Nawaz directs for smooth supply of electricity during Ramazan
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday directed the Ministry of Water and Power to ensure smooth supply of electricity and avoid unscheduled load-shedding anywhere in the country during the...
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Martial Arts player from Landikotal qualifies for World Karate Championship

Date: 06 Jun, 2017

    Martial Arts player from Landikotal qualifies for World Karate Championship
Martial Arts player from Landikotal, Ghani Khan Shinwari has qualified for the World Karate Championship scheduled to be held on June 28 in Kazakhstan
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Afghan Peace Conference gets underway amid surge in terror attacks

Date: 06 Jun, 2017

    Afghan Peace Conference gets underway amid surge in terror attacks
The multinational Peace Conference on Afghanistan has been started in Kabul on Tuesday in a bid to develop wider consensus on how to end an increasingly deadly conflict in...
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Wahab Riaz out of Champions Trophy with ankle injury

Date: 06 Jun, 2017

    Wahab Riaz out of Champions Trophy with ankle injury
Pakistan fast bowler Wahab Riaz has been ruled out of rest of Champions Trophy after suffering ankle injury during match against India on Sunday.
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Fata Reforms

TDPs

  • 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.

  • Ration supply gives boost to economically disadvantaged families in areas of return

    Ms. Fatima, from Kurram Agency, was one of those who lived a satisfied life with the ration and aid her family received from the government. “The ration was a blessing in disguise for us at a time when we had no roof over our heads and my husband was jobless,” she said.

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