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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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Two minors dead as roof collapse in Khyber Agency

Date: 17 Jun, 2017

    Two minors dead as roof collapse in Khyber Agency
At least two children died after roof of a house collapsed in Bara teshil of Khyber Agency on Saturday. As per details, roof of Ghulaf’s house collapsed
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Game plan ready to overcome India in Champions Trophy final: Arthur

Date: 17 Jun, 2017

    Game plan ready to overcome India in Champions Trophy final: Arthur
The head-coach of Pakistan cricket team Mickey Arthur on Saturday said that strategy has been readied to overcome India in the ICC Champions Trophy final to be played at...
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KP Textile Mills Association terms relief package as insufficient

Date: 17 Jun, 2017

    KP Textile Mills Association terms relief package as insufficient
All Pakistan Textile Mills Association Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (APTMAKP) chapter on Saturday termed the relief package allocated for the textile industry for the fiscal year 2017-18 as insufficient
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Afghan militants attack checkpost in Mohmand Agency

Date: 17 Jun, 2017

    Afghan militants attack checkpost in Mohmand Agency
Militants from across the border attacked a checkpost of the security forces in Mohmand Agency near the Pak-Afghan border on Friday night, but it caused no casualty, FC spokesman...
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JUI distribute free ice among masses during Ramazan in Wana

Date: 17 Jun, 2017

    JUI distribute free ice among masses during Ramazan in Wana
Jamiat Ulama-e-Islam distribute free ice among the masses during the holy month of Ramazan in Wana tehsil of South Waziristan Agency
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Food packages distributed among deserving people in Mansehra

Date: 17 Jun, 2017

    Food packages distributed among deserving people in Mansehra
Talha Foundation has distributed Ramzan food packages among 1,000 deserving people during the holy month of Ramazan in Manshera
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Girl allegedly commits suicide after lover killed in Mardan

Date: 17 Jun, 2017

    Girl allegedly commits suicide after lover killed in Mardan
A 20-year-old girl has allegedly committed suicide after her lover was shot dead by his father and relatives in name of honor in Mardan on Friday
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22 people arrested in Shahi Masjid case granted bail

Date: 17 Jun, 2017

    22 people arrested in Shahi Masjid case granted bail
CHITRAL, 17 June: The 22 people arrested for violence and attacking a police station after the April 21 Shahi Masjid incident, were released on bail on Saturday. A local...
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Shahbaz Sharif appears before Panamagate JIT

Date: 17 Jun, 2017

    Shahbaz Sharif appears before Panamagate JIT
Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Saturday appeared before the Panama Leaks case Joint Investigation Team (JIT), probing the Sharif family offshore properties
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Man killed, four injured after power pylon falls in Charsadda

Date: 17 Jun, 2017

    Man killed, four injured after power pylon falls in Charsadda
A man was killed and four others sustained injuries after they were crushed under the powerful electricity pole and power line that fell during heavy rain and windstorm in...
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Pak-India cricket fans wrangle on social media ahead of CT final

Date: 17 Jun, 2017

    Pak-India cricket fans wrangle on social media ahead of CT final
Cricket fans from India and Pakistan have switched sides on social media and started heated debates ahead of the dream final of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 between the...
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Lawyers seek scrapping of Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee

Date: 17 Jun, 2017

    Lawyers seek scrapping of Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee
The senior lawyers of the Supreme Court and Peshawar High Court (PHC) have called upon the government to scrap the Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee.
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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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