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Afghan Women Will Only Be ‘Empowered’ When They Are Free From Violence

Date: 05 Mar, 2018

    Afghan Women Will Only Be ‘Empowered’ When They Are Free From Violence
“Afghan women are navigating their survival in one of the most hostile and dangerous places in the world. That is very powerful.”
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Lawyers, DG Health employees lock horns over possession of land

Date: 05 Mar, 2018

    Lawyers, DG Health employees lock horns over possession of land
Members of the lawyers’ community and Health employees came face to face and exchanged harsh words but the timely intervention by the police prevented the situation from going to...
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No pressure from external elements in banning beard designs: Barbers

Date: 05 Mar, 2018

    No pressure from external elements in banning beard designs: Barbers
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa association of barbers has rejected the reports that they have been forced not to design beards in un-Islamic style, saying they have voluntarily set a code...
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Three sisters killed for honor in Hangu

Date: 05 Mar, 2018

    Three sisters killed for honor in Hangu
A man allegedly killed his three sisters in Kurram Walo village in Hangu district near the tribal region, police said here on Monday. “It seems as a honor killing...
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PHC orders transfer of Asma’s murder case to Peshawar

Date: 05 Mar, 2018

    PHC orders transfer of Asma’s murder case to Peshawar
The Peshawar High Court on Monday allowed a petition seeking transfer of Asma Rani’s murder case from Kohat to Peshawar. A PHC bench headed by Chief Justice Yahya Afridi...
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KP Food Authority established for quality food products

Date: 05 Mar, 2018

    KP Food Authority established for quality food products
To maintain standard and quality of food being produced and sold in the market, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has established Food Safety and Halal Food Authority (FSHFA) which kicked...
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Police defuse bomb planted near girls’ school in Havelian

Date: 05 Mar, 2018

    Police defuse bomb planted near girls’ school in Havelian
Police has foiled a plot to detonate a government girls’ school in Batala area of tehsil Havelian, district Abbotabd, officials said here on Monday. The station house officer of...
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KP government issues driving licenses to Transgender people

Date: 05 Mar, 2018

    KP government issues driving licenses to Transgender people
In a major development, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government on Monday issued driving licenses to members of the fragile transgender community. The licenses were issued to as many as 30...
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Elders of Ahmadzai, Utmanzai tribes join hands for protection of rights

Date: 05 Mar, 2018

    Elders of Ahmadzai, Utmanzai tribes join hands for protection of rights
Elders of Utmanzai Wazir and Ahmadzai Wazir tribes on Monday constituted a 40-member committee for protection of their rights and solution of problems in their areas.
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Imran Khan announces to contest elections from Karachi

Date: 05 Mar, 2018

    Imran Khan announces to contest elections from Karachi
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has announced to contest the forthcoming general elections 2018 from Karachi as the city will have the best chance for change.
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ECP asks newly-elected senators from KP to submit asset details

Date: 05 Mar, 2018

    ECP asks newly-elected senators from KP to submit asset details
The Election Commission of Pakistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, asked the newly-elected senators from the province to submit their asset details within five days.
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Islamabad United beat Karachi Kings by eight wickets

Date: 05 Mar, 2018

    Islamabad United beat Karachi Kings by eight wickets
Islamabad United beat Karachi Kings by eight wickets in the fifteenth Twenty20 match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Sunday 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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