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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 killed, three injured in separate roof collapse accidents

Date: 02 Aug, 2017

    Two killed, three injured in separate roof collapse accidents
At least two persons were killed and three others wounded in two separate roof collapse accidents in Chardadda and Bannu following heavy rains in the districts on Wednesday....
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Govt middle school upgraded two years ago yet to be made functional

Date: 02 Aug, 2017

    Govt middle school upgraded two years ago yet to be made functional
A government primary school which has been upgraded to middle two years ago, has yet to be made functional which speaks volume of the performance of Fata education department....
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Ayesha Gulalai allegations: Disqualification reference against Imran Khan filed in ECP

Date: 02 Aug, 2017

    Ayesha Gulalai allegations: Disqualification reference against Imran Khan filed in ECP
A petition has been filed in the Election Commission of Pakistan seeking disqualification of PTI chief Imran Khan in the light of Ayesha Gulalai's allegations that cricketer-turned politician is...
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Afghan Ambassador Omar Zakhilwal meets Army Chief Qamar Bajwa

Date: 02 Aug, 2017

    Afghan Ambassador Omar Zakhilwal meets Army Chief Qamar Bajwa
Afghanistan’s Ambassador to Pakistan Mr Omar Zakhilwal on Wednesday called on Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa at General Headquarters (GHQ) and discussed bilateral relations.
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New Zealand announce ODIs, T20 series schedule against Pakistan

Date: 02 Aug, 2017

    New Zealand announce ODIs, T20 series schedule against Pakistan
The New Zealand Cricket Board on Wednesday announced the schedule of home series against Pakistan, to be played from January 2018.
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Militant house demolished in Khyber Agency

Date: 02 Aug, 2017

    Militant house demolished in Khyber Agency
The political administration of the Khyber Agency Wednesday demolished house of a militant, who was wanted to security forces in terror activities. According to sources, the political administration had...
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PHC suspends KP govt notification of holding grade V, VI exams under boards

Date: 02 Aug, 2017

    PHC suspends KP govt notification of holding grade V, VI exams under boards
Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Wednesday suspended notification of Khyber Pakhtunhwa government of holding class fifth and sixth examination under education boards.
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PTI Women wing ask Gulalai to present proof of her allegations against Imran

Date: 02 Aug, 2017

    PTI Women wing ask Gulalai to present proof of her allegations against Imran
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa women wing on Wednesday termed the Ayesha Gulalai misconduct allegations against party chief Imran Khan as baseless and false accusations.
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At least 30 killed in suicide attack on mosque in Afghanistan

Date: 02 Aug, 2017

    At least 30 killed in suicide attack on mosque in Afghanistan
At least 30 people died and several others injured in a suicide attack in a mosque of Shia community in Herat city of Afghanistan on Tuesday night.
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Political Alliance and Olasi Tehreek devise strategy for protests over delay in FATA reforms

Date: 02 Aug, 2017

    Political Alliance and Olasi Tehreek devise strategy for protests over delay in FATA reforms
The FATA Political Alliance and Pakhtunkhwa Olasi Tehreek have devised a strategy for launching a protest movement over delay in implementation of FATA reforms.
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Chaudhry Nisar refuses to join new cabinet

Date: 02 Aug, 2017

    Chaudhry Nisar refuses to join new cabinet
After election of Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as new prime minister, the federal cabinet will take oath today.
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Ayesha Gulalai turned against PTI after failing to achieve personal gains: CM

Date: 02 Aug, 2017

    Ayesha Gulalai turned against PTI after failing to achieve personal gains: CM
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak has said Member National Assembly Ayesha Gulalai stood up against the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) after failing to pursue agenda of personal gains.
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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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