Sikh in Fata

FATA’s displaced minorities seek relief, Inclusion of Sikhism in census

Minorities follow same traditions and lifestyle as common tribal people do but they face problems more than the Muslim majority tribal do.
Saffron

New ray of hope in Fata, Saffron to replace Hashish

Khyber Agency Agriculture department mull over to replaced opium and hashish cultivation with Saffron in war-torn Tirah Valley.
FATA YOUTH

Alarming; Youth are prone to drugs in tribal areas

Drug-dealers in Fata, in large number are dealing for differing kinds of drugs and they smuggle it to many other cities of Pakistan and neighbour countries.

Afghan Taliban and govt officials meet in Islamabad

“A delegation from the High Peace Council of Afghanistan has traveled to Pakistan for negotiations with the Taliban” Ashraf Ghani
APS School Attack

Peshawar school attack, over 140 mostly children martyred

Terrorists dressed in military uniform, took hundreds of students and teachers hostage on Tuesday in the Army Public School in the city of Peshawar.

Hafeez heroic show makes Pakistan win the 1st ODI against Sri Lanka

Hafeez took four wicket and scored a blistering ton as Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by six wickets in the first ODI.

Robert Mugabe proposes to Barack Obama

After the legalisation of gay marriage in the US, Mugabe sarcastically said he’d ask Obama to marry him.

Afghan cross-border attack injures two Pakistani soldiers in SW

Afghan cross-border attack took place near South Waziristan. “Pakistani troops responded and targeted positions from where fire was coming,” ISPR.
FATA Youth

Govt. is not honest to mainstream tribal areas; Fata youth

FATA youth called upon government to take pragmatic steps for reconstruction and rehabilitation of the damaged infrastructure before the implementation of the proposed reforms agenda in FATA.

Drone kills the ISIS commander Hafiz Saeed Khan in Afghanistan

Hafiz Saeed was killed along with 30 other militants as they gathered in Achin district of Nangarhar province late on Friday.
Bus

Over-speeding bus accident kills 12, injures 20, mostly Waziristani in Jamshoro

Super Masood Coach bus was over-speeding which caused collision with a truck on Indus Highway near Petaro. Women and children are among the killed and injured people.
Landmine victims

Landmine victims in Fata are helpless to survive

Neither government nor non-governmental organizations payed attention to clean the area of mines. Most of the landmines were found in cultivating fields and in foothills near to the villages like Basharah.
AIDS in FATA

Fata more vulnerable to HIV/AIDS, increasing number of patients alarming

After 13 years, when the Fata AIDS Control Programme was launched in 2003, no single patient could be examined in Fata based laboratories due to lack of facilities, medicine and proper awareness.

Govt uses Punjab police for political victimisation; Imran

Imran Khan also criticized CM Punjab Shehbaz Sharif and said the he turned Punjab police into a monster force.
Tirah

Beautiful Tirah valley needs attention of authorities

The beauty queen of Khyber Agency “Tirah Valley” of brave Pashtuns has been badly affected during a long time terrorism and extremism in recent past.

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