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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) News Updates

Peshawar High Court

PHC Issues arrest warrant of FATA additional Chief Secretary

A two-member bench of the PHC issued these orders on Wednesday on a petition of employees regarding blockage of their salaries.
Imran Khan

KP is all set to initiate Imran Khan’s ‘chicken and egg’ plan

KP government will provide poultry training and chickens with food and vaccines under the Rs 500 million worth chicken and egg plan starting by July 2019.
Wana Injured

At least three killed, several injured in a Taliban attack on Jirga in Wana

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.
Sheikh Rasheed, Rehman Baba Express

High speed ‘Rehman Baba Express’ Peshawar – Karachi launched

Rehman Baba Express will travel between Peshawar and Karachi in 26 hours and cost Rs 1350 person fare.
Lecturers Association KP

FATA, KP lecturers protest, demand upgradation, allowances

FATA & KP Lecturers have been demanding promotions in their services grades and teaching allowances. They seek promotion to the vacant posts of grade 18 and 20 in FATA and KP.
FSO Haripur

We need education for FATA’s bright future; tribal students

Members of the FSO's central cabinet and university wing organized a welcome party for the new comers from FATA to encourage them.
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.
Tribal Jirga

Tribal Jirga refuses polio vaccination as protest against power shutdown in Khyber

Tribal Jirga boycott polio drive in protest against the electricity shutdown in Jamrud. Those who do not boycott, their houses will be demolished.
FSO Youth

Youth stage sit-in in Peshawar demanding Fata’s merger with KP

Governor KP assured to accept demands of the youth protesting Fata's immediate merger with and promised to take actions for mainstreaming Fata until August 14.
Fata Journalist

Two missing tribal journalists return their homes safely

The tribal journalists Islam Gul Afridi and Shah Nawaz Tarakzai have safely returned to their homes on Monday evening after they had gone missing a day before.
Pak Army

Tribal areas provincial election under Pak army control

Security forces will be deployed inside and outside polling stations and printing of ballot papers for the KP-assembly elections in the merged tribal areas.
FSO

Delaying tactics in reforms hurt wishes of tribal people; Fata students

Delaying tactics of government has created unrest in Fata’s people who were eagerly ready to merge in KP. The delay means denying fundamental rights of Fata’s people.
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.
Mines

International Day of Mine Awareness observed, ICRC to establish trauma, paraplegic centers in FATA

People from different walks of life along with officials of different line departments participated in the event under the theme “Need driven people centered”.
KP Assembly

Tribal people get representation in KP Assembly, first time in history

First time in Pakistan’s history, 19 newly-elected legislators from the erstwhile Fata sworn as MPAs in KP Assembly.