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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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Karachi Shipyard to build indigenous Offshore Patrol Vessel for Pak Navy

Date: 14 Jun, 2017

    Karachi Shipyard to build indigenous Offshore Patrol Vessel for Pak Navy
With the help from Damen Shipyard of The Netherlands, the Karachi Shipyard will build an indigenous Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) for the Pakistan Navy
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Pakistan thrashes England to qualify for Champions Trophy final

Date: 14 Jun, 2017

    Pakistan thrashes England to qualify for Champions Trophy final
Pakistan thrashed England by eight wickets after a stunning bowling performance in the ICC Champions Trophy semi-final at Cardiff and powered into the final to be played on Sunday
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Australia announces $ 18 million to support polio eradication

Date: 14 Jun, 2017

    Australia announces $ 18 million to support polio eradication
Australian government has announced new grants to support polio eradication efforts of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI)
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Champions Trophy: Pakistan bowl out England for 211 runs

Date: 14 Jun, 2017

    Champions Trophy: Pakistan bowl out England for 211 runs
Pakistani bowlers performed impressively and bowled out the England team for only 211 runs in the ICC Champions Trophy semifinal at Cardiff here on Wednesday
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Security tighten following reports of arms, explosives smuggling in Jamrud

Date: 14 Jun, 2017

    Security tighten following reports of arms, explosives smuggling in Jamrud
JAMRUD, 14 June: The security at check posts have been put on high alert following reports that explosives and arms has been smuggled in heavy vehicles carrying items in...
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PHC heard plea seeking transfer of Mashal Khan lynching case from Mardan

Date: 14 Jun, 2017

    PHC heard plea seeking transfer of Mashal Khan lynching case from Mardan
Peshawar High Court has issued notice to the Advocate General of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to appear before the court on Thursday to comment on application seeking to transfer Mahsal Khan...
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Fata students to stage sit-in against delay in Fata reforms on June 19

Date: 14 Jun, 2017

    Fata students to stage sit-in against delay in Fata reforms on June 19
The Fata Students Organization (FSO) on Wednesday announced a sit-in against delay in Fata reforms implementation process in the front of governor house on June 19
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Buner villagers breaks fast together

Date: 14 Jun, 2017

    Buner villagers breaks fast together
A non-governmental organization of youths had organized Iftari where hundreds of villagers including elders and youngsters supped together at the Battai Kalay in Pir Baba area of Buner district
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Senator Talha to look after the family of slain journalist

Date: 14 Jun, 2017

    Senator Talha to look after the family of slain journalist
Jamiat Ulama-e-Islam-F (JUI-F) Senator from Haripur, Talha Mehmood on Wednesday announced to take responsibility to look after the deceased journalist Bakhshish Elahi’s family for life time
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YDA storms HMC’s OPD as protest continues on 23rd day in Peshawar

Date: 14 Jun, 2017

    YDA storms HMC’s OPD as protest continues on 23rd day in Peshawar
Young Doctors Association (YDA) on Wednesday stormed the outpatient department (OPD) of the Hayatabad Medical Complex (HMC) in Peshawar as they continued their protest on 23rd day
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Champions Trophy: Pakistan win toss, opt to bowl against England

Date: 14 Jun, 2017

    Champions Trophy: Pakistan win toss, opt to bowl against England
Pakistan have won the toss and decided to bowl first against England in the first semifinal of Champions Trophy 2017 at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff here on Wednesday
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Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee to meet in Peshawar for Eid moon-sighting

Date: 14 Jun, 2017

    Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee to meet in Peshawar for Eid moon-sighting
The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee will hold its meeting in Peshawar for moon sighting for Eidul Fitr.
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Fata Reforms

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  • 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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