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Petition filed in PHC for free of cost healthcare for disabled persons

Date: 14 Feb, 2018

    Petition filed in PHC for free of cost healthcare for disabled persons
A petition has been filed in the Peshawar High Court (PHC) seeking direction to the government to provide free of cost medical treatment to disabled persons.
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High school built with weather-friendly fibre glass inaugurated in Bara

Date: 14 Feb, 2018

    High school built with weather-friendly fibre glass inaugurated in Bara
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra on Wednesday inaugurated a new school constructed with fibre glass in Bara, Khyber Agency.
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People suffer as 7 power grid stations out of order in DI Khan for five days

Date: 14 Feb, 2018

    People suffer as 7 power grid stations out of order in DI Khan for five days
Power supply from seven feeders is disconnected due to technical fault in the grid station of Dera Ismail Khan due to which the domestic consumers and businessmen are facing...
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UNESCO, SDC join hands to improve Taxila Museum’s Educational Role

Date: 14 Feb, 2018

    UNESCO, SDC join hands to improve Taxila Museum’s Educational Role
It is a sad reality that we don’t usually hear children excitedly tell their parents, “Let’s go to the Museum!” In today’s age of gadgets and gizmos, cartoon channels...
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Investments to end hunger can improve economy: study

Date: 14 Feb, 2018

    Investments to end hunger can improve economy: study
A major independent report endorsed Wednesday by the Government of Pakistan says that even a small shift in public spending can help end hunger and improve nutrition, and so...
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Resolution submitted in KP Assembly against alleged corruption in Billion Tree Tsunami project

Date: 14 Feb, 2018

    Resolution submitted in KP Assembly against alleged corruption in Billion Tree Tsunami project
A resolution has been submitted in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Secretariat seeking probe into alleged corruption in the Billion Tree Tsunami project.
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Marwat Jirga seeks Shaheed Package for family of Asma Rani

Date: 14 Feb, 2018

    Marwat Jirga seeks Shaheed Package for family of Asma Rani
The Grand Marwat Jirga on Wednesday called upon the government to give Shaheed Package to the family of Asma Rani, a medical student who was killed over refusing a...
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Roads covered by snow in KP mountainous areas being cleared

Date: 14 Feb, 2018

    Roads covered by snow in KP mountainous areas being cleared
Many blocked routes in mountainous areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have been reopened after snowfall during the last three days.
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Survey Reveals 27% Illiterate People From FATA use TNN’s Mobile News Service

Date: 14 Feb, 2018

    Survey Reveals 27% Illiterate People From FATA use TNN’s Mobile News Service
27 percent illiterate people from Pakistan Tribal areas use TNN’s call to listen service for local news often ignored by mainstream media in Pakistan.
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Hashoo Foundation to establish model schools in FATA

Date: 14 Feb, 2018

    Hashoo Foundation to establish model schools in FATA
A musical programme was organised in Peshawar on Tuesday night where famous Pashto singer Hamayun Khan presented lovely songs.
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Mahira Khan named brand ambassador of Peshawar Zalmi for PSL-3

Date: 14 Feb, 2018

    Mahira Khan named brand ambassador of Peshawar Zalmi for PSL-3
Peshawar Zalmi have named eminent actress Mahira Khan as their brand ambassador for the third edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL).
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KP govt announces housing scheme for employees

Date: 14 Feb, 2018

    KP govt announces housing scheme for employees
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has initiated a new housing project for the government employees.
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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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