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Officer among 11 security personnel martyred in Swat suicide attack

Date: 03 Feb, 2018

    Officer among 11 security personnel martyred in Swat suicide attack
At least 11 security officials were martyred while 13 others injured in a suicide attack in Kabal area of Swat, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) reported on Saturday.
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Police foil rape attempt on minor in Peshawar

Date: 03 Feb, 2018

    Police foil rape attempt on minor in Peshawar
The police claimed to have arrested a suspect for his alleged attempt to rape an right-year old girl at a graveyard in Regi area on Saturday.
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FIFA World Cup Trophy arrived in Pakistan

Date: 03 Feb, 2018

    FIFA World Cup Trophy arrived in Pakistan
The FIFA World Cup trophy has finally arrived in Pakistan, as the charted plane carrying the trophy landed at Allama Iqbal International Airport in Lahore, Radio Pakistan reported.
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Agriculture Institute to be reopened on February 6

Date: 03 Feb, 2018

    Agriculture Institute to be reopened on February 6
The government has decided on Saturday to reopen Agriculture Training Institute two months after terrorist attack.
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Test for TMO vacancies rescheduled after paper leaked out

Date: 03 Feb, 2018

    Test for TMO vacancies rescheduled after paper leaked out
The Public Service Commission on Saturday announced to re-schedule examination for Tehsil Municipal Officer after its paper was leaked.
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Better late than never: KP govt imports kits for forensic lab set up three years ago

Date: 03 Feb, 2018

    Better late than never: KP govt imports kits for forensic lab set up three years ago
The provincial government after facing severe criticism has imported around 400 kits for forensic laboratory that was established three years ago.
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India wins under-19 Cricket World Cup for fourth time

Date: 03 Feb, 2018

    India wins under-19 Cricket World Cup for fourth time
India has won under-19 world cup for fourth time with with an eight-wicket victory Saturday over Australia. Opening batsman Manjot Kalra scored an unbeaten 101.
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Mardan police recover man kidnapped five months ago

Date: 03 Feb, 2018

    Mardan police recover man kidnapped five months ago
MARDAN: Mardan police claimed to have recovered recovered a man on Saturday who was kidnapped for ransom from Rawalpindi five months ago. The police said that the kidnaped person...
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Pakistan calls Kabul to engage in cooperation, refrain from blame game

Date: 03 Feb, 2018

    Pakistan calls Kabul to engage in  cooperation, refrain from blame game
Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua says both Pakistan and Afghanistan should engage in concrete cooperation instead of resorting to blame game.
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Authority of SC will establish if it jail Musharraf like Nihal Hashmi

Date: 03 Feb, 2018

    Authority of SC will establish if it jail Musharraf like Nihal Hashmi
nterior Minister Ahsan Iqbal said on Saturday that the Supreme Court's authority would be established when it jails former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf.
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FATA to miss next Senate election if law not amended

Date: 03 Feb, 2018

    FATA to miss next Senate election if law not amended
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has not included FATA in the next month’s Senate election.
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Facilitator of main accused in Asma Rani murder case arrested

Date: 03 Feb, 2018

    Facilitator of main accused in Asma Rani murder case arrested
An accused who helped Mujahid Afridi escape from Pakistan after the murder of medical student Asma Rani in Kohat has been arrested.
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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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