Tribal elders and tens of the supporters of PTM and Ali Wazir were attending an 'informal' Jirga in Wana Rustam Bazaar when local militants attacked them.
Total 92 members of the 124-seat provincial assembly voted in favour of the bill to mainstream and merge the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) with KP
Manzoor hails from Khyber Agency of Fata, who is a businessman, the younger brother of PTI's Senator Ayub Afridi & uncle of Peshawar Zalmi owner Javed Afridi.
In a ‘historic’ move, the Lower & Upper Houses, NA & Senate voted in favour of the 31st constitutional amendment to merge Fata with Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa.
A high-value target LeJ provincial commander Salman Bedani and two suicide bombers were killed in an intelligence-based operation in Killi Almas area of Balochistan.
Manzoor Pashteen addressed the Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM) rally of thousands in Sohrab Goth town of Karachi, the country’s largest city, on Sunday.
Asfandyar has demanded to give Fata representation in the provincial assembly before the general elections. He also strongly defended Pak Army and judiciary.
In the protest, they have blocked Wana to Zhob road, shut down schools and refused the Polio vaccination in Tehsil Toi Khula, while demanding to release their people.
PM Abbasi told National Assembly that the process of mainstreaming FATA will be completed by the end of the current term of the National Assembly.
ANP president Asfandyar demand earlier merger of Fata and provincial president Ameer Haider Khan Hoti said, no dividing line between Fata & KP will be acceptable.
Youth, parliamentarians, politicians, tribal elders and students arrived Islamabad to continue the sit-in until acceptance of their five-point charter of demands.
Asma Rani, a student of BDS 3rd year was in her hometown Kohat on vacation where a man named Mujahid Afridi opened fire on her, police said.
Six members of the suspended SSP Malir Rao Anwar's team confessed to their crimes of fake encounters and extrajudicial killings of Naqeeb Mehsud and others.
A large number of members of the civil society, political workers, and journalists are participating in the drive initiated by Fata Youth Jirga across Pakistan.
KP police & bureaucracy have proposed a model for policing in Fata, prior to mainstream the long-neglected tribal belt under the Fata Reforms, due for a long time.