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Justice for Naqibullah: Protesters continue sit-in for fourth consecutive day

Date: 04 Feb, 2018

    Justice for Naqibullah: Protesters continue sit-in for fourth consecutive day
Protesters from tribal Areas and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa demanding justice for Naqibullah Mehsud and rights for Pakhtuns continued their protest for fourth consecutive day.
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Five die as passenger van plunges in ravine in Battgram

Date: 04 Feb, 2018

    Five die as passenger van plunges in ravine in Battgram
At least five persons including a policeman were killed after a passenger van plunged into ravine in Battgram.
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Gambling addict loses local graveyard in one bet in Charsadda

Date: 04 Feb, 2018

    Gambling addict loses local graveyard in one bet in Charsadda
Residents of Nissata village in Charsadda staged protest after a gambling addict lost a graveyard jointly owned by the protesters in gambling and demanded of police to take action...
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PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi inaugurates Golen Gol project in Chitral

Date: 04 Feb, 2018

    PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi inaugurates Golen Gol project in Chitral
Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi inaugurated the first unit of Golen Gol Hydropower Project to generate 36 megawatts of electricity in Chitral on Sunday.
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Two campuses of Islamia College University to be set up in Kurram

Date: 04 Feb, 2018

    Two campuses of Islamia College University to be set up in Kurram
The Islamia College University has formed a committee for setting up two campuses of Islamia College in Kurram Agency. The project was earlier scrapped by Governor Sardar Mehtab Abbasi...
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People of KP reject SC’s judgement of my disqualification, says ousted PM Nawaz

Date: 04 Feb, 2018

    People of KP reject SC’s judgement of my disqualification, says ousted PM Nawaz
Ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday said that people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa rejected decision of his disqualification by showing up in such a large number.
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PTI chief demands arrest of Rao Anwar, production of missing persons before courts

Date: 04 Feb, 2018

    PTI chief demands arrest of Rao Anwar, production of missing persons before courts
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan and Jamaat-e-Islami central amir Senator Sirajul Haq demanded immediate arrest of former senior superintendent Malir Rao Anwar.
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Journalists from South Waziristan call on DG ISPR

Date: 04 Feb, 2018

    Journalists from South Waziristan call on DG ISPR
A delegation of journalists from South Wazirstan Agency visited Inter Services Public Relations and interacted with its director general. The delegation shared their feed back on security situation in...
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Funeral prayers of soldiers martyred in Swat held in Peshawar

Date: 04 Feb, 2018

    Funeral prayers of soldiers martyred in Swat held in Peshawar
Funeral prayers of the eleven soldiers, who were martyred in a suicide blast in Swat, performed at Peshawar on Sunday.
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Federal govt not sincere to merge Fata with KP, Asad Qaiser

Date: 04 Feb, 2018

    Federal govt not sincere to merge Fata with KP, Asad Qaiser
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser claimed that the federal government was resorting to delaying tactics to implement Fata Reforms.
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Local stage actress shot dead in Mardan

Date: 04 Feb, 2018

    Local stage actress shot dead in Mardan
A local dancer was gunned down on Saturday at her house in Sheikh Maltoon Town in Mardan after she refused to attend a function allegedly organised by the killers,...
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JI leader shot dead in Bannu

Date: 04 Feb, 2018

    JI leader shot dead in Bannu
Unknown armed men shot dead a district leader of the Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) in Bannu on Sunday.
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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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