FATA & KP News – Latest News from Fata & KP at Radio TNN

 Breaking News

Archive

Six civilians killed in ‘IED blast’ in Waziristan

Date: 05 Dec, 2017

    Six civilians killed in ‘IED blast’ in Waziristan
At least six people have been martyred and eight others injured in an improvised explosive device (IED) blast in Mir Ali area of North Waziristan, DawnNews reported on...
Read Full Article

Transgender people accuse KP police of extortion

Date: 05 Dec, 2017

    Transgender people accuse KP police of extortion
The Transgender people from different parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Tuesday staged demonstration to protest provincial government’s failure to protect them from police excesses.
Read Full Article

FDMA releases Rs192m ‘August installment’ for Waziristan IDPs

Date: 05 Dec, 2017

    FDMA releases Rs192m ‘August installment’ for Waziristan IDPs
The Fata Disaster Management Authority (FDMA) has released Rs192 million, an installment for the month of august, for the displaced people of North Waziristan Agency.
Read Full Article

Opposition members call for civil disobedience against WSSP

Date: 05 Dec, 2017

    Opposition members call for civil disobedience against WSSP
Members of opposition parties at District Council Peshawar on Tuesday announced civil disobedience against Water and Sanitation Services Peshawar for sending consumers inflated bills and staged a walk...
Read Full Article

Civil society asks KP govt for laws to curb child marriages, domestic violence

Date: 05 Dec, 2017

    Civil society asks KP govt for laws to curb child marriages, domestic violence
Civil societies on Tuesday demanded of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government to make legislations to curb child marriages and domestic violence in the province.
Read Full Article

Senior journalist Takbeer Afridi passes away in Khyber

Date: 05 Dec, 2017

    Senior journalist Takbeer Afridi passes away in Khyber
Senior journalist Takbeer Afridi passed away due to cardiac arrest at a private hospital in Peshawar here on Tuesday in Landi Kotal area of Khyber Agency.
Read Full Article

Five shops gutted in market fire in Bajaur

Date: 05 Dec, 2017

    Five shops gutted in market fire in Bajaur
As many as five shops were reduced to ashes after fire broke out in it at Saddiqabad Bazaar on Tuesday.
Read Full Article

Gas outages spark protest in Hangu

Date: 05 Dec, 2017

    Gas outages spark protest in Hangu
Residents of Hangu city staged a protest demonstration and blocked Hangu-Kohat Road for traffic for three hours against gas load-shedding.
Read Full Article

PTI Khyber Agency’s leaders allege misappropriation in sports funds

Date: 05 Dec, 2017

    PTI Khyber Agency’s leaders allege misappropriation in sports funds
Leader of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Khyber Agency chapter, alleged embezzlement in sports festival funds and demanded of the government to conduct inquiry into the alleged misappropriation.
Read Full Article

Court indicts Pashtu singer Shahsawar in woman kidnapping case

Date: 05 Dec, 2017

    Court indicts Pashtu singer Shahsawar in woman kidnapping case
District and Session Court on Tuesday indicted known pashtu singer Shahsawar Khan in sexual assault and kidnapping of a woman case.
Read Full Article

DC Buner announces free coaching classes for SSC students

Date: 05 Dec, 2017

    DC Buner announces free coaching classes for SSC students
The district government on Tuesday announced free coaching classes for students of Secondary School Certificate that would begins after winter vacations.
Read Full Article

Chitrali woollen warm clothes sell like hot cakes in winter

Date: 05 Dec, 2017

    Chitrali woollen warm clothes sell like hot cakes in winter
The sale of hand-made traditional cultural dresses, caps, waistcoats and Chugha (long coat) witness increase in winter season in Chitral. These warm cultural dresses are made from sheep wool....
Read Full Article

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS – LATEST

Fata Reforms

  • Tribal parliamentarians doubt govt’s intention of giving share to FATA in NFC Award

    On the demand of FATA parliamentarians, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on 18 October directed the National Implementation Committee on FATA reforms to give share to the tribal areas in the National Finance Commission (NFC) Award for the next 10 years. Some tribal leaders have expressed jubilation over this development, while others consider it just […]

  • Giving NFC award to FATA sans administrative reforms will be futile, says Latif Afridi

    To address questions related to proposed FATA share in NFC award and its implications for the region, TNN conducted a detailed interview of former MNA from Khyber Agency and legal expert Latif Afridi. TNN: What is meant by the NFC Award? Latif Afridi: An article of the Constitution of Pakistan is about the utilisation of national income. The prime minister, finance minister […]

  • Giving share in NFC award is right of FATA people, not a favour

    Tribal people support the federal government’s decision of giving share to FATA in NFC Award and ask for its early implementation. Tariq Dawar from Miranshah, North Waziristan Agency, says NFC Award used to be divided among the Centre and four provinces and now FATA will also get its share which will remove the sense of […]

TDPs

Archives

December 2017
M T W T F S S
« Nov    
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031