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  • Five soldiers injured in Mohmand Agency attack Five soldiers were injured when militants opened fire at a security check post in Mohmand Agency on Monday....
  • Pakistan complete whitewash against Sri Lanka in ODIs After winning the toss, Sri Lanka elected to bat first but its lineup could stand against the lethal bowling of young pacer Usman Khan Shinwari who took five wickets and conceded just 34 runs in his seven-over spell. The left-arm quick took out half of Sri Lanka’s battling lineup with his first 21 deliveries. The islanders were restricted to mere 103 runs and the whole team was wrapped up in the 27th over....
  • Dengue claims two more lives in Peshawar Two more people have lost the battle of life against dengue bringing the death toll from the outbreak in the province to 61, officials said here on Monday. According to the dengue response unit of the Health Department, the latest victims include a lady and an elderly citizen from the outskirts of Peshawar....
  • ATC rejects bail applications of 53 accused in Mashal murder case The anti-terrorism court on Monday rejected the bail applications of as many as 53 accused persons arrested in Mashal murder case. The ATC judge Fazal-e-Subhan had reserved judgment in the case after hearing arguments from the applicants’ lawyers and the prosecution. The court has started regular hearing of the case and so far indicted 57 accused. It had recorded the statements of 15 prosecution witnesses....
  • Ex-MNA calls on KP Governor, requests for early completion of developmental projects Senior leader of Pakistan Peoples Party and former Member of National Assembly from Bajaur Akhunzada Chattan called on Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra here on Monday. The tribal politician requested the governor to direct the relevant officials to complete the construction of Fata Medical College. He also requested the governor to issue directives to the concerned quarters to expedite work on the construction of road from Nahaqi Kandao in Mohmand Agency to Mamadgat area in Bajuar Agency....

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KP govt appealed to stop hunting of migratory birds in Southern districts

Date: 23 Oct, 2017

    KP govt appealed to stop hunting of migratory birds in Southern districts
The number of migratory birds that arrive Southern districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has been falling due to unchecked illegal hunting. According to the 'under-staffed' District Wild Life Department, every...
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Woman from North Waziristan gives birth to quintuplets

Date: 22 Oct, 2017

    Woman from North Waziristan gives birth to quintuplets
A woman from North Waziristan Agency has given birth to quintuplets in Bannu.
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Khasaddars of North Waziristan hold Jirga in Bannu against stoppage of salaries

Date: 14 Oct, 2017

    Khasaddars of North Waziristan hold Jirga in Bannu against stoppage of salaries
The Khassadar officials of North Waziristan Agency held a Jirga for acceptance of their demands in Township on Friday.
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North Waziristan IDPs asked government to send them back to home

Date: 13 Oct, 2017

    North Waziristan IDPs asked government to send them back to home
The displaced tribesmen from the North Waziristan Agency residing temporarily in Bannu have asked the federal government to repatriate them to their hometowns and provide them compensation for the...
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Bannu police seize explosives planted at a roadside

Date: 11 Oct, 2017

    Bannu police seize explosives planted at a roadside
The police on Wednesday claimed to have foiled a sabotage bid and seized explosive materials planted at a roadside in the jurisdiction of Domail police station.
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11000 suffering from HIV AIDS in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Date: 30 Sep, 2017

    11000 suffering from HIV AIDS in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
The National Aids Control Programme in its report revealed there were 11000 patients of HIV Aids in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
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21st death anniversary of former Afghan president Dr Najeebullah observed

Date: 29 Sep, 2017

    21st death anniversary of former Afghan president Dr Najeebullah observed
Pukhtana Matarqi Likwal, a literary organisation in Bannu, observed the 21st death anniversary of former Afghan president Dr Najeebullah on Thursday.
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Rally in Bannu seeks establishment of Bakakhel tehsil

Date: 28 Sep, 2017

    Rally in Bannu seeks establishment of Bakakhel tehsil
The people of Bakakhel Wazir tribe on Wednesday staged a rally on Miranshah Road in Bannu in favour of establishment of Bakakhel tehsil in Bannu district.
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North Waziristan professor seeks probe into fire incident at his home in Bannu

Date: 24 Sep, 2017

    North Waziristan professor seeks probe into fire incident at his home in Bannu
A professor of Miranshah College in North Waziristan, Fazal Rehman has said no investigations have been conducted into the incident of setting his house on fire by unknown miscreants...
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KP CM assures establishment of two new tehsils in Bannu

Date: 13 Sep, 2017

    KP CM assures establishment of two new tehsils in Bannu
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak on Tuesday assured to establish two new tehsils in Bannu district.
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Bomb defused near girls school in FR Bannu

Date: 06 Sep, 2017

    Bomb defused near girls school in FR Bannu
The security forces foiled a terror bid by defusing an explosive device planted near a government girls primary school in Frontier Region (FR) Bannu Janikhel on Tuesday night.
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Bakakhel Wazir market presents deserted look after return of North Waziristan TDPs

Date: 31 Aug, 2017

    Bakakhel Wazir market presents deserted look after return of North Waziristan TDPs
Trades in Bakakhel Wazir Mandi near Bannu have said their businesses have been affected after return of temporarily displaced people of North Waziristan Agency.
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Fata Reforms

  • Political parties, Pakhtunkhwa Olasi Tehrik press govt for early implementation of FATA reforms

    The issue of administrative reforms in FATA is being discussed on the national level for the last two years. However, the process has faced delays due to political and other differences. The FATA Political Alliance and Pakhtunkhwa Olasi Tehreek have started protests and sit-ins to pressurise the government to accelerate the reforms process and abolish the controversial Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) law.

  • FATA reforms process gets momentum after the election of PM Abbasi

    The FATA reforms process which was initiated in 2015 saw delays due to differences among different political parties over the mode of reforms as well as the confused approach adopted by the government towards the issue.The government had apparently put the issue on the back burner until new prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and his cabinet revived the process and directions were issued on 13 September, 017 to bring a new draft law in place of Riwaj Act.

TDPs

  • Families suffer from lack of internet and mobile services in areas of return

    Following repatriation to natives towns, the returned families especially youth have been facing immense problems due to unavailability of internet and 3G services in tribal agencies. Though tribes seem satisfied with pace of reconstruction and rehabilitation process but what concern them is the non-availability of cellular phones, internet services that concern the tribal people especially […]

  • Post-repatriation opportunities and challenges of Technical education in FATA

    The government has allocated Rs 600 million to promote technical education and enroll maximum students at technical educational institutions in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata). The amount is said to be spent on construction of new technical institutes, make the closed institute functional and equip them with modern facilities. This was revealed by Fata Development […]

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