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Mashal Khan lyching case: Key eye witness ‘receives life threats’

Date: 03 Mar, 2018

    Mashal Khan lyching case: Key eye witness ‘receives life threats’
He claimed he was being coerced to withdraw from that case as a witness, adding that he has registered an FIR against the relative, without naming him, and forwarded...
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Cross border trade on Ghulam Khan Crossing from March 7

Date: 03 Mar, 2018

    Cross border trade on Ghulam Khan Crossing from March 7
Political Administration North Waziristan on Saturday announced opening of Ghulam Khan Crossing on Pak-Afghan border for trade from March 7 to pave way for cross border trade.
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Examination for PST posts in KP cancelled as question papers leak

Date: 03 Mar, 2018

    Examination for PST posts in KP cancelled as question papers leak
The National Testing Service on Saturday cancelled examination for Primary School Teachers' vacant posts in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa after question papers were leaked.
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Two women die in rain-related incidents in Chitral

Date: 03 Mar, 2018

    Two women die in rain-related incidents in Chitral
In Chitral Town’s Goldor area, mudslide caused a house, owned by Islamuddin, to topple after heavy rain pounded the area. As a result, his daughter Shamisa Perveen has died...
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Nadra bans issuance of smart card till March 31

Date: 03 Mar, 2018

    Nadra bans issuance of smart card till March 31
National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra) has placed a month-long ban on issuance of smart cards. Officials at the department told Tribal News Network that the ban was imposed...
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Khyber agency gets First ever boxing ring

Date: 03 Mar, 2018

    Khyber agency gets First ever boxing ring
BARA: The first ever international standard boxing ring of FATA was inaugurated in Khyber Agency on Friday. Khyber Agency Political Agent Captain (Retd) Khalid Mehmood inaugurated the boxing ring...
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New research shows major efforts are required to enhance women’s representation in Pakistan’s civil service

Date: 03 Mar, 2018

    New research shows major efforts are required to enhance women’s representation in Pakistan’s civil service
The study found that societal barriers remain to women’s representation and advancement in the civil service.
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Voting for Senate elections underway

Date: 03 Mar, 2018

    Voting for Senate elections underway
Polling for the Senate elections is underway at the National Assembly and four provincial assemblies.
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Police officer’s son among five arrested over aerial firing in Charsadda

Date: 03 Mar, 2018

    Police officer’s son among five arrested over aerial firing in Charsadda
Five persons, including the son of a police officer, have been arrested in Charsadda over aerial firing in a wedding function.
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Balakot receives 37 millimetres rain

Date: 03 Mar, 2018

    Balakot receives 37 millimetres rain
The Metrological Department has predicted more rain in most parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA during the next 24 hours.
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Imran Khan welcomes Afghan govt talks offer to Taliban

Date: 03 Mar, 2018

    Imran Khan welcomes Afghan govt talks offer to Taliban
The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has welcomed the offer of the Afghan government to the Taliban for talks for peace in the region.
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PTI leader shot dead in Lower Dir

Date: 03 Mar, 2018

    PTI leader shot dead in Lower Dir
A local leader of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) was shot dead in a firing incident in Lower Dir on Friday night.
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Fata Reforms

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  • 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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