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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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Tobacco dealers urge KP Govt not to impose additional taxes

Date: 07 Jun, 2017

    Tobacco dealers urge KP Govt not to impose additional taxes
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Tobacco Dealers Association on Wednesday demanded of the provincial government to not impose additional taxes on tobacco
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UNHCR launches center for refugees and migration studies in Balochistan University

Date: 07 Jun, 2017

    UNHCR launches center for refugees and migration studies in Balochistan University
he UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) signed a partnership agreement with Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management Sciences (BUITEMS) on Wednesday.
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Amir Muqam asks US envoy to reconsider immigration policy regarding Pakistan

Date: 07 Jun, 2017

    Amir Muqam asks US envoy to reconsider immigration policy regarding Pakistan
Engineer Amir Muqam, adviser to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, on Wednesday called on U.S. Consul General Raymond McGrath in Islamabad and asked to reconsider the immigration policy regarding Pakistan
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D. I. Khan TMA workers protest nonpayment of salary

Date: 07 Jun, 2017

    D. I. Khan TMA workers protest nonpayment of salary
Dera Ismail Khan tehsil municipal administration employees staged a protest demonstration against nonpayment of salary. Large number of TMA workers participated in the protest demonstration at the Sabzi Mandi staff...
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Champions Trophy: South Africa win toss, opt to bat against Pakistan

Date: 07 Jun, 2017

    Champions Trophy: South Africa win toss, opt to bat against Pakistan
BIRMINGHAM, 07 June: South Africa have won the toss and elected to bat first against Pakistan in group-B match of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 at Birmingham on Wednesday. South...
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KP Govt announces 10pc increase in salaries, pension of govt employees

Date: 07 Jun, 2017

    KP Govt announces 10pc increase in salaries, pension of govt employees
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government on Wednesday unveiled Rs 603 billion tax free budget and announced 10 percent increase in salaries and pension of the government employees for fiscal year...
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Welfare Organization distributes food items, clothes among orphans in Central Kurram

Date: 07 Jun, 2017

    Welfare Organization distributes food items, clothes among orphans in Central Kurram
Millat Sahara Foundation, a welfare organization has distributed goods and clothes for Ramazan and Eid among 100 poor and orphan children in Ali Shaerzai area of Central Kurram Agency
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Contractors accuses Public Health XN of corruption, demands termination

Date: 07 Jun, 2017

    Contractors accuses Public Health XN of corruption, demands termination
The public sector contractors of Khyber Agency on Wednesday alleged that XN of the Public Health Engineering department is involved in corruption and demanded his termination
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One killed, several injured in attacks on Iran’s parliament, Khomeini’s mausoleum

Date: 07 Jun, 2017

    One killed, several injured in attacks on Iran’s parliament, Khomeini’s mausoleum
At least one person was killed and several others wounded in two separate incidents after armed men stormed Iranian parliament building and the mausoleum of revolutionary founder Ayatullah Khomeini
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Police tortures labourer to death in Chitral

Date: 07 Jun, 2017

    Police tortures labourer to death in Chitral
A labourer was allegedly beat and tortured to death by local police in Taral area of Chitral, local people informed. According to local people, the deceased, resident of Barayar Khoon...
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Champions Trophy: Pakistan to face South Africa today

Date: 07 Jun, 2017

    Champions Trophy: Pakistan to face South Africa today
Pakistan will take on South Africa in their second and must-win match in the ICC Champions Trophy, at Birmingham today. The match will begin at 5:30pm Pakistan Standard Time...
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Rain predicted in KP, FATA

Date: 07 Jun, 2017

    Rain predicted in KP, FATA
The Metrological Department has predicted rain in most parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA during the next 24 hours.
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FEATURES & INTERVIEWS – LATEST

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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