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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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PA Khyber releases funds for Paindi Lalma Govt High Secondary School to start first year classes

Date: 12 Aug, 2017

    PA Khyber releases funds for Paindi Lalma Govt High Secondary School to start first year classes
The political administration of Khyber Agency on Saturday released funds for a government high secondary school in Mualgori area of the agency to start first year classes. The Paindi...
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KP Govt distributes cash assistance among poor of minority community in DI Khan

Date: 12 Aug, 2017

    KP Govt distributes cash assistance among poor of minority community in DI Khan
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has distributed cash assistance among poor widows, patients and girls seeking marriage of minority community in Dera Ismail Khan
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Nawaz Sharif’s rally reaches Lahore

Date: 12 Aug, 2017

    Nawaz Sharif’s rally reaches Lahore
The former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's homecoming rally reached Lahore from Islamabad on its fifth day. Preparations were completed at the venue set-up at Daata Darbar for
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Petition seeking contempt proceedings against Nawaz Sharif filed in Supreme Court

Date: 12 Aug, 2017

    Petition seeking contempt proceedings against Nawaz Sharif filed in Supreme Court
A petition has been filed in Supreme Court’s (SC) Lahore registry seeking contempt of court proceedings against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif for his remarks against the judges of...
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JI to stage sit-in against delay in Fata reforms

Date: 12 Aug, 2017

    JI to stage sit-in against delay in Fata reforms
Following Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) yesterday's protest against non-implementation of Fata reforms, Jamaat-e-Islami on Saturday announced to stage a protest sit-in outside Governor House from August 22 against delay in...
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Saiful Islam buys team in Fata football Super League

Date: 12 Aug, 2017

    Saiful Islam buys team in Fata football Super League
Fata Olympic Association Vice President Engr. Saiful Islam has purchased a team in Fata Football Super League. A ceremony was held in Jamrud in this regard which was attended...
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Preparations for Independent Day in full swing in Peshawar

Date: 12 Aug, 2017

    Preparations for Independent Day in full swing in Peshawar
Preparation for the 70th Independence Day are in full swing here in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provincial capital, Peshawar. The Qila Bala Hisar, Museum, Cantt Railway Station,
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Khaqan Abbasi arrives in Karachi on first trip as PM to chair high-level security meeting

Date: 12 Aug, 2017

    Khaqan Abbasi arrives in Karachi on first trip as PM to chair high-level security meeting
Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi arrived in Karachi for a day-long visit on Saturday. He was received by Sindh Governor Mohammad Zubair and Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah at...
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Technician dies of dengue in Khyber Teaching Hospital

Date: 12 Aug, 2017

    Technician dies of dengue in Khyber Teaching Hospital
A technician at Khyber Teaching Hospital (KTH) died last night from dengue fever. According to sources, Naimat Ullah was from North Waziristan and had joined the technician profession at KTH...
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Nawaz Sharif says his disqualification was pre-planned

Date: 12 Aug, 2017

    Nawaz Sharif says his disqualification was pre-planned
Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has alleged that the decision of his disqualification was made long ago. Addressing a consultative meeting in Gujranwala before leaving for Lahore,
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Child killed, woman injured in Lakki Marwat roof collapse

Date: 12 Aug, 2017

    Child killed, woman injured in Lakki Marwat roof collapse
A child was killed and a woman sustained serious injuries when roof of a house collapsed in Lakki Marwat due to heavy rain and strong winds on Friday night.
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FATA students stage protest in Islamabad against delay in reforms implementation

Date: 12 Aug, 2017

    FATA students stage protest in Islamabad against delay in reforms implementation
The FATA Students Organisation on Friday staged a protest demonstration in D-Chowk Islamabad against delay in implementation of reforms in tribal areas.
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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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