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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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Sports fair launched in Khyber

Date: 07 Aug, 2017

    Sports fair launched in Khyber
The Frontier Corps has launched a sports fair to celebrate Independence Day celebrations. The fair would continue till August 14 where different games including football, cricket and wrestling. As...
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JUI-F wants tribal people decide own destiny: Ghulam Ali

Date: 07 Aug, 2017

    JUI-F wants tribal people decide own destiny: Ghulam Ali
Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazal (JUI-F) leader Haji Ghulam Ali on Monday said that his party was not against Fata reforms rather wanted to let tribal people decide their own future. Talking to...
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Nadra office reopened after threats

Date: 07 Aug, 2017

    Nadra office reopened after threats
National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra) on Monday reopened its Nishtar Abad office after getting security cleanrance. The office was closed after it received threats through emails. Nadra head office...
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Committee formed to finance talented students

Date: 07 Aug, 2017

    Committee formed to finance talented students
To provide financial assistance to deserving and talented students, the political administration has formed a committee to help students who could not afford admissions in colleges. The committee is named...
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Five miners die in coal mine collapse in AJK

Date: 07 Aug, 2017

    Five miners die in coal mine collapse in AJK
Around five miners died on Monday after an 800-feet deep coal mine collapsed in Muzzaffarabad, capital of Azad Kashmir. The miners were residents of Swat district. Deputy Commissioner AJK Masoodur...
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Gulalai misappropriates uplift funds: alleges assistant

Date: 07 Aug, 2017

    Gulalai misappropriates uplift funds: alleges assistant
Corruption allegations continue to be levelled against member National Assembly Aisha Gulalai after she accused Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan of harassing her. Noor Zaman, who used to be her...
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Shabqadar flood-affectees demand compensation

Date: 07 Aug, 2017

    Shabqadar flood-affectees demand compensation
Flood-affected resident of Shabqadar tehsil of Charsadda district on Monday demanded of the government to compensation for their losses. The residents gathered outside staged a protest demonstration outside Peshawar Press...
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Poor Results: Students demand rechecking of papers, chairman transfer

Date: 07 Aug, 2017

    Poor Results: Students demand rechecking of papers, chairman transfer
Hundreds of students on Monday staged protest outside Temergara Press Club against what they termed faulty results F.A F.Sc results. The students chanted slogans against chairman Board of Intermediate and...
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District govt Peshawar releases Rs1.2 m to contain dengue fever

Date: 07 Aug, 2017

    District govt Peshawar releases Rs1.2 m to contain dengue fever
District Government Peshawar released Rs1.3 million to control spread of Dengue mosquito. The fund would be spent on purchase of chemicals and medicines by Water and Sanitation Services...
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22-year old die of dengue fever

Date: 07 Aug, 2017

    22-year old die of dengue fever
A 22-year person died on Monday at Khyber Teaching Hospital due to dengue virus taking the tally to three who have died due to this virus. According to hospital administration,...
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Pak Army launches special cleanliness drive in Parachinar

Date: 07 Aug, 2017

    Pak Army launches special cleanliness drive in Parachinar
Pakistan Army has launched a special cleanliness campaign in Parachinar, the agency headquarters of Kurram Agency. People from every walk of life including tribal elders, school children are taking...
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Four militants killed during security forces operations in Kohlu, Dera Bugti

Date: 07 Aug, 2017

    Four militants killed during security forces operations in Kohlu, Dera Bugti
Security forces have killed four militants during intelligence-based operations in Kohlu and Dera Bugti districts of Balochistan. Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) in a statement said
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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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