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Tribal malik escapes unhurt in Mohmand blast

Date: 02 Dec, 2017

    Tribal malik escapes unhurt in Mohmand blast
A tribal malik escaped unhurt when a roadside bomb went off near his vehicle here Saturday, officials at the political administration said.
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PM responsible for delay in Fata Reforms, Sajid Turi

Date: 02 Dec, 2017

    PM responsible for delay in Fata Reforms, Sajid Turi
Member National Assembly from Kurram Agency Sajid Turi claimed that issue of Fata Reforms has been in its last phase but Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi was responsible for...
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Governor KP asks authorities to expedite implementation of Fata Reforms

Date: 02 Dec, 2017

    Governor KP asks authorities to expedite implementation of Fata Reforms
Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra on Saturday directed the concerned quarters to expedite implementation work on Fata Reforms so that the deprived areas could be bring into mainstream.
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Ration distributed among 50 displaced families in South Waziristan

Date: 02 Dec, 2017

    Ration distributed among 50 displaced families in South Waziristan
Ration was distributed among 50 displaced families affected from military operation in Shaktoi area of South Waziristan Agency on Friday.
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Rain predicted in parts of KP

Date: 02 Dec, 2017

    Rain predicted in parts of KP
The Metrological Department has predicted rain in some parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa during the next 24 hours.
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Federal government announces compensation for Peshawar terror attack victims

Date: 02 Dec, 2017

    Federal government announces compensation for Peshawar terror attack victims
The federal government has announced compensation for the victims of Friday’s terrorist attack on Directorate of Agriculture Peshawar.
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Peshawar terror attack planned in Afghanistan: DG ISPR

Date: 02 Dec, 2017

    Peshawar terror attack planned in Afghanistan: DG ISPR
Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor has said Friday’s terrorist attack on Directorate of Agriculture in Peshawar was planned in Afghanistan and proofs in this...
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Four of a family die in Lower Dir traffic accident

Date: 02 Dec, 2017

    Four of a family die in Lower Dir traffic accident
Four people of a family died and three others were injured in a road accident in Tormang area of Lower Dir on Friday.
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North Waziristan displaced people in Bannu decry delay in repatriation

Date: 02 Dec, 2017

    North Waziristan displaced people in Bannu decry delay in repatriation
A number of displaced people from North Waziristan Agency in Bannu have expressed resentment over not sending them back to their native areas despite restoration of peace after operation...
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Orakzai Press Club building inaugurated in Ghaljo

Date: 02 Dec, 2017

    Orakzai Press Club building inaugurated in Ghaljo
The first ever press club building of Orakzai Agency was inaugurated in Ghaljo area on Friday.
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Saudi government re-imposes condition of biometric verification for Pakistani Umrah pilgrims

Date: 02 Dec, 2017

    Saudi government re-imposes condition of biometric verification for Pakistani Umrah pilgrims
The Saudi government has re-imposed the condition of biometric verification for the Pakistani citizens intending to perform Umrah.
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Timely action by police during Peshawar terror attack averted massive damages: IGP

Date: 02 Dec, 2017

    Timely action by police during Peshawar terror attack averted massive damages: IGP
Inspector General Police (IGP) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Salahuddin Mehsud said on Friday that police reached the site of terrorist attack at Agriculture Directorate in Peshawar within three minutes of the...
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FEATURES & INTERVIEWS – LATEST

  • Islamabad sit-in bears fruits as authorities start demining SWA

    It seems that the civil and military authorities in South Waziristan agency have started implementing the pledges the federal government made with the organizers of the 10-day sit-in staged against extra judicial killing of Naqeebullah Mehsud. Reportedly, the authorities have formed nine teams to purge the tribal district from the scattered landmines, which had been killing and injuring the local tribesmen.

  • Tirah people seek alternativeh to poppy crop

    The people of Tirah area of Khyber Agency have called upon the government introduce another cash crop before eradicating poppy crop from the area.

  • First Pakistani Transgender Batch sworn in as Scouts

    The otherwise neglected community of transgender people has been included in Scout association as a Batch of 40 transgender youth took oath in Karachi on Friday. The young transgender scouts wore scarves and took oath. Atif Amin Hussain, Commissioner IPC Sindh Boys Scouts, administered the oath.

  • Girl from Mardan makes nation proud with her Biotechnology research

    The world is observing International Day of Women and Girls in Science today (Sunday). On this special occasion, TNN conducted an interview of Sarah Farooq Khan who aspires to become a role model for other girls through her research in the field of Biotechnology.

Fata Reforms

TDPs

  • Absenteeism of teachers, damaged buildings make 900 schools non-functional in FATA

    In tribal areas of Pakistan, more than 800 schools have been closed or still remained non-functional due to poor law and order situation in the region. A large number of schools were either damaged or destroyed by Taliban when they were in control of major parts of FATA.  Since majority of displaced populations have returned […]

  • 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.

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