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.

PM announces University campus, Cadet college on his first visit to N. Waziristan

Prime Minister Imran Khan announced University campus, Cadet and medical colleges and other development projects for North Waziristan District on his first visit to the tribal district.
Kalaya Bazar Orakzai Blast

Orakzai blast families are in need of govt support

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government should compensate the Kalaya Bazar blast victim as much as the Punjab government compensate to its affected families.
FATA Youth Festival

2nd Fata Youth Festival opened at Jamrud, over 1,800 players participating

More than 1,800 players from across the FATA are participating in 30 different games in the FAT Youth Festival to be continued until May 1, 2017.
Mohsin Dawar Ali Wazir

Lawmakers, Waziristan’s MNAs Mohsin Dawar, Ali Wazir arrested for PTM’s Swabi Jalsa

Mohsin and Ali were offloaded from a Dubai-bound flight. They were travelling to Dubai for participating in a Pakhtun Cultural event. The FIA will hand over the lawmakers to Swabi police.
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.
stepbrother-sister

Stepbrother-sister allegedly marry in Nowshera

Police raided a house in Risalpur and arrested the stepbrother-sister who entered into an alleged marriage and lodged an FIR against them under PPC 363/34.
IDPs South Waziristan

More than half of S. Waziristan IDPs are still deprived of aid

48,062 families have been registered as the IDPs families while 59,559 families not registered due to the issue of ‘double’ addresses on their CNICs. These families have not received any relief yet as claimed by the tribesmen.
SKMCH

Remarkable day for nation, 2nd Shaukat Khanum Cancer hospital inaugurated in Peshawar

Inaugurated by a cancer patient Fakhir Afridi with Imran Khan The second franchise of country’s biggest cancer hospital has started operations in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
PEACE CUP 2017

North Waziristan hosts Peace Cup 2017 cricket match; PAK XI vs UK Media XI

In collaboration with PCB and Peshawar Zalmi, Pakistan army held the match at Miranshah on special instructions of COAS Gen Javed Qamar Bajwa who dubbed it as a gift Fata.
Dead body

Female teacher allegedly killed by ex-husband in Mardan

The deceased woman's father told police that his daughter's former husband killed her for marrying to another person. Both families belong to Chitral.
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.
Ahmad Ali's Wife

No Access to Justice; Prisoners face pathetic conditions in Fata

Conditions of Prisoners in Fata are worsening. They are provided with substandard foods, no clean drinking water and no easy access to toilets and washrooms.
Disable Persons in FATA

Government is slothful towards helpless disable persons in Fata

Pakistan’s Federally Administered Tribal Area is home to thousands of disable persons and its ratio is 15% in the terrorism hit tribal region as compare to 10% internationally.

Tirah residents, IDPs ask for early compensation of homes

About 90% of houses in volatile area had been effected but no practical step was taken to either compensate them or rehabilitate the IDPs.

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