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Colourful ceremonies underway in Parachinar to mark Independence Day

Date: 13 Aug, 2017

    Colourful ceremonies underway in Parachinar to mark Independence Day
Colourful ceremonies with respect to the Independence Day of Pakistan are underway in Parachinar, the headquarter of Kurram Agency. Schools and markets are decorated with national flags and different...
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South Waziristan residents reject survey of destroyed houses under current tehsildar

Date: 13 Aug, 2017

    South Waziristan residents reject survey of destroyed houses under current tehsildar
Residents of Sararogha area of South Waziristan Agency on Sunday refused to accept survey of their destroyed houses under the supervision of the incumbent political tehsildar
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Pakistan pushes for coal energy irrespective of availability of clean energy resources

Date: 13 Aug, 2017

    Pakistan pushes for coal energy irrespective of availability of clean energy resources
Despite Pakistan’s diminutive contribution to global Green House Gasses (GHG) emissions, it is among the top ten most climate-affected countries of the world, as indicated by the Global Climate...
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Man shot dead in targeted attack in DI Khan

Date: 13 Aug, 2017

    Man shot dead in targeted attack in DI Khan
Unknown armed men on Sunday gunned down an employee of the Wild Life Department in front of his house in Dera Ismail Khan. According to police, shooting took place...
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Fata Parliamentarians reject population census report

Date: 13 Aug, 2017

    Fata Parliamentarians reject population census report
Fata Parliamentarians on Sunday refused to accept population census report that shows tribal areas population 5.5 million. Fata parliamentary leader Nasir Khan Afridi, and MNA Shahabuddin Khan said that...
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Transgender organizes event to celebrate Independence Day in Peshawar

Date: 13 Aug, 2017

    Transgender organizes event to celebrate Independence Day in Peshawar
PESHAWAR, 13 August: Like other sections of society, transgender community is also enthusiastic to celebrate Pakistan’s 70th Independence Day with zeal and fervor. The ‘TransAction’ organization of transgender community...
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Army Chief arrives in Quetta to review law and order situation

Date: 13 Aug, 2017

    Army Chief arrives in Quetta to review law and order situation
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Sunday arrived in Quetta to review law and order situation following the bomb explosion in the city that killed...
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Child died after drowning in floodwater in Jamrud

Date: 13 Aug, 2017

    Child died after drowning in floodwater in Jamrud
A 10-year-old child died after drowning in floodwater in Ali Masjid area of Jamrud, the sub-division of Khyber Agency here on Sunday. According to political administration, the incident occurred...
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Rain turns weather pleasant in different parts of KP, Fata

Date: 13 Aug, 2017

    Rain turns weather pleasant in different parts of KP, Fata
Rain lashed different parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Fata, turning weather pleasant and breaking week-long hot spell. Peshawar, Mardan, Charsadda and Khyber Agency on Sunday received rain
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Charsadda farmers protest irrigation water shortage

Date: 13 Aug, 2017

    Charsadda farmers protest irrigation water shortage
CHARSADDA, 13 August: Farmers of several villages in Dheri Zardad area of Charsadda district have staged a protest demonstration against insufficient water supply to irrigate their farm lands and...
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Independence Day ceremonies cancelled due to security threats in Kurram Agency

Date: 13 Aug, 2017

    Independence Day ceremonies cancelled due to security threats in Kurram Agency
All the Independence Day ceremonies were cancelled in Kurram Agency whereas the ceremonies were restricted in Lakki Marwat due to security threats
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Cycling competition on Independence Day in Peshawar

Date: 13 Aug, 2017

    Cycling competition on Independence Day in Peshawar
Pakistan Cycling Federation has announced to hold cycling event in Peshawar on 14th August to mark the Independence Day celebrations in a befitting manner
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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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