FATA & KP News – Latest News from Fata & KP at Radio TNN

 Breaking News

Tag "Jirga"

Elders from Kurram Agency hold jirga to condemn cross border attack

Date: 21 Apr, 2018

    Elders from Kurram Agency hold jirga to condemn cross border attack
While speaking at the Jirga, tribal elders condemned the attacks on Pakistani military forces and termed it as a coward act.
Read Full Article

Elders from Zazai tribe in Khost to join Jirga for defusing tension on Pak-Afghan border

Date: 19 Apr, 2018

    Elders from Zazai tribe in Khost to join Jirga for defusing tension on Pak-Afghan border
Sajid Turi said at a press conference on Wednesday that besides elders from Turi tribe of Kurram Agency and local tribes of Khost province of Afghanistan, the civil and...
Read Full Article

Fata reforms bill missing from agenda of Senate session

Date: 09 Apr, 2018

    Fata reforms bill missing from agenda of Senate session
In a disappointing development for Fata reforms proponents, the bill on extending the jurisdiction of the Peshawar High Court (PHC) and the Supreme Court of Pakistan has not been...
Read Full Article

KP Aman Jirga leader accuses Mardan police of revengeful action

Date: 05 Apr, 2018

    KP Aman Jirga leader accuses Mardan police of revengeful action
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Aman Jirga leader Kamal Shah Bacha has alleged that Mardan Police has filed a case against him to take revenge from him.
Read Full Article

Mardan Jirga gives three-Day deadline to police to arrest killers of child

Date: 24 Mar, 2018

    Mardan Jirga gives three-Day deadline to police to arrest killers of child
The all parties conference in Mardan has given a deadline of three days to Mardan Police to arrest the killers of seven-year-old child Haris.
Read Full Article

18 members of Dotani tribe arrested in South Waziristan over death of Jirga member

Date: 18 Mar, 2018

    18 members of Dotani tribe arrested in South Waziristan over death of Jirga member
The political administration of South Waziristan Agency has arrested 18 people of Dotani tribe over their alleged involvement in firing on the members of a reconciliatory Jirga.
Read Full Article

Jirga member among 3 killed, 12 injured as tribes clash over mountain dispute in Wana

Date: 16 Mar, 2018

    Jirga member among 3 killed, 12 injured as tribes clash over mountain dispute in Wana
Three people, including a tribal Jirga leader, died and 12 others sustained injuries as members of Dotani and Karaykhel tribes traded heavy fire on the ownership dispute of a...
Read Full Article

Jirga still working as powerful tool of dispute resolution in FATA

Date: 09 Mar, 2018

    Jirga still working as powerful tool of dispute resolution in FATA
The Jirga system is still working as an effective tool for dispute resolution in FATA. With the efforts of the political administration and tribal elders, two rival groups in...
Read Full Article

Mehsud Jirga threatens to resume protest if demands not fulfilled

Date: 06 Mar, 2018

    Mehsud Jirga threatens to resume protest if demands not fulfilled
The Mehsud tribe of South Waziristan Agency has called upon Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to fulfil his promise over their five demands without delay.
Read Full Article

Elders, admin vow to take collective measures drugs eradication

Date: 26 Feb, 2018

    Elders, admin vow to take collective measures drugs eradication
The tribal elders and the political administration have announced to take collective measures for the eradication of narcotics substances. A jirga of the local elders was held here on...
Read Full Article

Swat Qaumi Jirga withdraws call of protest after acceptance of demands

Date: 24 Feb, 2018

    Swat Qaumi Jirga withdraws call of protest after acceptance of demands
The Swat Qaumi Jirga on Friday took back the call of protest after successful negotiations with the civil administration and security officials.
Read Full Article

Pak-Afghan border in Ghulam Khan to be opened for trade in March

Date: 23 Feb, 2018

    Pak-Afghan border in Ghulam Khan to be opened for trade in March
The Pak-Afghan border in Ghulam Khan are of North Waziristan will be opened for trade activities in the first week of March.
Read Full Article
1 2 3 16

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS – LATEST

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.

Archives

April 2018
M T W T F S S
« Mar    
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30