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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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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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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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