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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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Panama Leaks probe: JIT summons PM Sharif on Thursday

Date: 11 Jun, 2017

    Panama Leaks probe: JIT summons PM Sharif on Thursday
The Joint Investigation Team (JIT), probing the assets of the Prime Minister's family disclosed in Panama Papers, has issued summons to Nawaz Sharif to appear before the team on...
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India beat South Africa to reach ICC Champions Trophy semi-final

Date: 11 Jun, 2017

    India beat South Africa to reach ICC Champions Trophy semi-final
Defending champions India swept into the ICC Champions Trophy semi-finals by defeating South Africa in a must-win match at The Oval on Sunday.
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Women stage protest demo against water scarcity in Khyber Agency

Date: 11 Jun, 2017

    Women stage protest demo against water scarcity in Khyber Agency
A large number of women from Mulagori area of Khyber Agency on Sunday staged a protest demonstration against non availability of drinking water in the area.
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Not a single famous foreign doctor appointed in LRH, claims YDA

Date: 11 Jun, 2017

    Not a single famous foreign doctor appointed in LRH, claims YDA
Reacting to the recent appointment of foreign doctors in Lady Reading Hospital, Young Doctors Association (YDA) has said that not a single famous foreign qualified doctor has...
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Nine killed, 100 injured as weather wreaks havoc across Punjab

Date: 11 Jun, 2017

    Nine killed, 100 injured as weather wreaks havoc across Punjab
At least nine people including a woman were died and more than 100 injured as a result of last night rain-related incidents across Punjab.
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Champions Trophy: India decides to bowl first against S Africa

Date: 11 Jun, 2017

    Champions Trophy: India decides to bowl first against S Africa
India captain Virat Kholi have won the toss and elected to field first in his side's do or die match against South Africa at ICC Champions Trophy at The...
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Rain break hot spell in KP

Date: 11 Jun, 2017

    Rain break hot spell in KP
Rain in Kohat, Hazara and Malakand Divisions on Sunday night broke the hot spell in the province, dipping the rising temperatures to many degrees.
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Nurse, Technician suspended over death of a child in Chitral

Date: 11 Jun, 2017

    Nurse, Technician suspended over death of a child in Chitral
Tehsil Headquarter Hospital Drosh Medical Superintendent Dr Yaqoob has suspended a nurse and technician for inadvertently treating a child who was died during treatment.
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Print journalist shot dead in Haripur

Date: 11 Jun, 2017

    Print journalist shot dead in Haripur
Unknown armed motorcyclists on Sunday gunned down a senior journalist in Haripur district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
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Three policemen killed in Quetta firing

Date: 11 Jun, 2017

    Three policemen killed in Quetta firing
At least three policemen were martyred and another injured in a firing incident in as unidentified armed men opened fire at a checkpoint on Sariab Road in Quetta on...
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KP’s first DNA testing lab inaugurated at KMC

Date: 11 Jun, 2017

    KP’s first DNA testing lab inaugurated at KMC
he Khyber Pakhtunkhwa first DNA testing laboratory was inaugurated at the Khyber Medical College (KMC) on Sunday. The laboratory has set up
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Second round of WAPDA Night Cricket Tournament begins in Nowshera

Date: 11 Jun, 2017

    Second round of WAPDA Night Cricket Tournament begins in Nowshera
The second round of WAPDA Night Super League Cricket Tournament has got underway in Nowshera.
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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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