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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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Landowner locks BHU in Charsadda demanding induction of son as class-IV

Date: 06 Aug, 2017

    Landowner locks BHU in Charsadda demanding induction of son as class-IV
A landowner of a Basic Health Unite (BHU) in Sardaryab area of Charsadda has locked the building in a protest against government for being not appointing his family member...
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PTI launches ‘Talent Hunt Programme’ to discover talented cricketers in KP, Fata

Date: 06 Aug, 2017

    PTI launches ‘Talent Hunt Programme’ to discover talented cricketers in KP, Fata
In order to discover young talented cricketers in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata), Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has launched the ‘Talent Hunt Programme’ in Peshawar.
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Internet services restored across Pakistan: PTCL

Date: 06 Aug, 2017

    Internet services restored across Pakistan: PTCL
Internet services have been restored across Pakistan after a major outage in the international submarine cable system IMV led to disruption for several hours in internet services, said Pakistan...
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Pacha Kaley Club wins Jashn-e-Azadi Cricket Tournament in Upper Dir

Date: 06 Aug, 2017

    Pacha Kaley Club wins Jashn-e-Azadi Cricket Tournament in Upper Dir
Pacha Kaley Club has clinched the trophy of the Jashn-e-Azadi Cricket Tournament in Upper Dir after defeating Ashari Kaley Club in the final match by 20 runs to claim...
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Khyber Agency residents protested against prolonged power outages

Date: 06 Aug, 2017

    Khyber Agency residents protested against prolonged power outages
Khyber Agency residents on Sunday staged a protest demonstration against the prolonged and unscheduled power outages in the agency. Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) senior leader in Malaguri Malak Nawaz Mir...
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Internet outage disrupts Hajj flight schedule at Bacha Khan Airport

Date: 06 Aug, 2017

    Internet outage disrupts Hajj flight schedule at Bacha Khan Airport
Hajj flight schedule at the Peshawar Bacha Khan International Airport was disrupted due to links down as the country faced slow internet browsing on the second day after outage...
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Facilities needed to discover talented cricketers in KP, Fata: Younis Khan

Date: 06 Aug, 2017

    Facilities needed to discover talented cricketers in KP, Fata: Younis Khan
Former captain Pakistan cricket team Younis Khan has said that there is a enormous cricketing talent in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) adding that Pakistan Cricket...
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Farmers say tobacco companies have closed purchase centres for bringing rates down

Date: 06 Aug, 2017

    Farmers say tobacco companies have closed purchase centres for bringing rates down
Tobacco farmers in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have alleged that large tobacco companies have closed their purchase centres to bring down tobacco rates due to which the farmers may suffer huge...
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Police recovers 18,000 cartridges from van in Hangu

Date: 06 Aug, 2017

    Police recovers 18,000 cartridges from van in Hangu
Hangu Police on Saturday foiled a bid of smuggling 18,000 cartridges to Punjab and arrested two suspects.
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Brother, sister die, grandmother injured in Charsadda roof collapse

Date: 06 Aug, 2017

    Brother, sister die, grandmother injured in Charsadda roof collapse
A brother and sister died and their grandmother sustained injuries when roof of their house collapsed in Shabqadar tehsil of Charsadda district on Saturday.
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Gulalai asks Imran to apologise over sending inappropriate messages

Date: 06 Aug, 2017

    Gulalai asks Imran to apologise over sending inappropriate messages
Member National Assembly Ayesha Gulalai has asked the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan to seek apology from her and the nation over sending inappropriate text messages to her.
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Panama issue delayed CPEC, FATA reforms: Sherpao

Date: 06 Aug, 2017

    Panama issue delayed CPEC, FATA reforms: Sherpao
The Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) chairman Aftab Ahmed Khan Sherpao has said China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project and FATA reforms have been delayed due to Panama issue.
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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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