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  • Five soldiers injured in Mohmand Agency attack Five soldiers were injured when militants opened fire at a security check post in Mohmand Agency on Monday....
  • Pakistan complete whitewash against Sri Lanka in ODIs After winning the toss, Sri Lanka elected to bat first but its lineup could stand against the lethal bowling of young pacer Usman Khan Shinwari who took five wickets and conceded just 34 runs in his seven-over spell. The left-arm quick took out half of Sri Lanka’s battling lineup with his first 21 deliveries. The islanders were restricted to mere 103 runs and the whole team was wrapped up in the 27th over....
  • Dengue claims two more lives in Peshawar Two more people have lost the battle of life against dengue bringing the death toll from the outbreak in the province to 61, officials said here on Monday. According to the dengue response unit of the Health Department, the latest victims include a lady and an elderly citizen from the outskirts of Peshawar....
  • ATC rejects bail applications of 53 accused in Mashal murder case The anti-terrorism court on Monday rejected the bail applications of as many as 53 accused persons arrested in Mashal murder case. The ATC judge Fazal-e-Subhan had reserved judgment in the case after hearing arguments from the applicants’ lawyers and the prosecution. The court has started regular hearing of the case and so far indicted 57 accused. It had recorded the statements of 15 prosecution witnesses....
  • Ex-MNA calls on KP Governor, requests for early completion of developmental projects Senior leader of Pakistan Peoples Party and former Member of National Assembly from Bajaur Akhunzada Chattan called on Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra here on Monday. The tribal politician requested the governor to direct the relevant officials to complete the construction of Fata Medical College. He also requested the governor to issue directives to the concerned quarters to expedite work on the construction of road from Nahaqi Kandao in Mohmand Agency to Mamadgat area in Bajuar Agency....

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Regional Passport office approved for Miran Shah

Date: 09 Jun, 2017

    Regional Passport office approved for Miran Shah
Approval has been granted for the establishment of regional passport office in Miran Shah area of North Waziristan agency. This was revealed by Member of National Assembly Muhammad Nazir in...
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‘Special designed police check posts being built along Fata-KP border’

Date: 09 Jun, 2017

    ‘Special designed police check posts being built along Fata-KP border’
To check militants’ infiltration from the federally administered tribal areas into the settled districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the provincial government has started construction of 130 bomb-proof police check posts. Bilal...
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Mashal’s belongings handed over to family members

Date: 09 Jun, 2017

    Mashal’s belongings handed over to family members
The belongings of Mashal Khan, a student of the Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan, who was lynched to death for allegedly posting blasphemous contents on social media, were handed...
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Iconic Pakistan cricket fan Amanullah Wazir passes away

Date: 09 Jun, 2017

    Iconic Pakistan cricket fan Amanullah Wazir passes away
Pakistani expatriate working in United Arab Emirates and a diehard fan of Pakistan cricket team Amanullah Wazir has passed away, his family sources revealed on Friday. Amanullah Wazir got fame...
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Hussain Nawaz appeared before JIT for fifth time

Date: 09 Jun, 2017

    Hussain Nawaz appeared before JIT for fifth time
Prime Minister’s Nawaz Sharif son Hussain Nawaz appeared on Friday for the fifth time before the Joint Investigation Team probing corruption charges against the Sharif family in the light...
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PM Nawaz, Ghani meet in Astana on sidelines of SCO

Date: 09 Jun, 2017

    PM Nawaz, Ghani meet in Astana on sidelines of SCO
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has told Afghan President Ashraf Ghani that chief of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Maulana Fazalullah and other militants have operating their networks from across the...
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Bail denied to accused held in interest-based money lending

Date: 09 Jun, 2017

    Bail denied to accused held in interest-based money lending
A local court on Friday dismissed the bail applications of two accused allegedly involved in interest-based private money lending. The court presided over by Additional Sessions Judge, took up the...
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Five injured as car turns turtles in Jamrud

Date: 09 Jun, 2017

    Five injured as car turns turtles in Jamrud
At least five persons were injured when a motorcar turned turtles after the driver lost control over it in Ghundi, Mando Khel area of Jamrud subdivision on Friday, officials...
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Veterinary teams vaccinate affected cattle in Kurram Agency

Date: 09 Jun, 2017

    Veterinary teams vaccinate affected cattle in Kurram Agency
Following reports about outbreak of epidemic in livestock in Tawda Cheena area of Kurram Agency, medical teams have been dispatched to the affected area to control the outbreak, officials...
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KP government appoints eight vice chancellors at public sector universities

Date: 09 Jun, 2017

    KP government appoints eight vice chancellors at public sector universities
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has issued a notification of appointment of eight vice chancellors of public sector universities.
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Daesh kills Chinese couple kidnapped from Balochistan

Date: 09 Jun, 2017

    Daesh kills Chinese couple kidnapped from Balochistan
The British media has reported that Daesh militant group has killed the Chinese couple kidnapped from Balochistan last month.
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Livestock Department sends vaccination team to Kurram village after outbreak of anthrax

Date: 09 Jun, 2017

    Livestock Department sends vaccination team to Kurram village after outbreak of anthrax
The political administration and Livestock Department have taken notice of outbreak of cattle disease in Toda Cheena area of Central Kurram Agency and sent a vaccination team to the...
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Fata Reforms

  • Political parties, Pakhtunkhwa Olasi Tehrik press govt for early implementation of FATA reforms

    The issue of administrative reforms in FATA is being discussed on the national level for the last two years. However, the process has faced delays due to political and other differences. The FATA Political Alliance and Pakhtunkhwa Olasi Tehreek have started protests and sit-ins to pressurise the government to accelerate the reforms process and abolish the controversial Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) law.

  • FATA reforms process gets momentum after the election of PM Abbasi

    The FATA reforms process which was initiated in 2015 saw delays due to differences among different political parties over the mode of reforms as well as the confused approach adopted by the government towards the issue.The government had apparently put the issue on the back burner until new prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and his cabinet revived the process and directions were issued on 13 September, 017 to bring a new draft law in place of Riwaj Act.

TDPs

  • Families suffer from lack of internet and mobile services in areas of return

    Following repatriation to natives towns, the returned families especially youth have been facing immense problems due to unavailability of internet and 3G services in tribal agencies. Though tribes seem satisfied with pace of reconstruction and rehabilitation process but what concern them is the non-availability of cellular phones, internet services that concern the tribal people especially […]

  • Post-repatriation opportunities and challenges of Technical education in FATA

    The government has allocated Rs 600 million to promote technical education and enroll maximum students at technical educational institutions in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata). The amount is said to be spent on construction of new technical institutes, make the closed institute functional and equip them with modern facilities. This was revealed by Fata Development […]

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