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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) News Updates

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.
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.
Police

Fata-KP merger in process, Advanced police setup proposed

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.
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.
Atif Khan

KP announces 15 members Youth Development Commission

The Youth Development Commission will assist KP government to for youth betterment and development in the province.
FSO

Anti, pro-FCR tribesmen spoil Seminar on FATA reforms

Malik Khan Marjan, started shouting against the merger of FATA with KP, right at the start of the function and rejected the reforms package, without being invited to the event.
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.
FATA Youth Jirga, Peshawar

FATA youth demand FATA’s immediate merger with KP

Speaking to the Jirga, other elders and youth said that FCR is a black law but some political parties and leaders are against FATA’s merger for their personal and political interests.
Donkeys in farm

KP to establish ‘donkey farms’ to promote its export business

KP livestock department plans to establish donkey farms in D. I. Khan and Mansehra and sing agreements with local companies and Chinese government.
Shaukat Aziz

Tribal student activist arrested for protest against FCR

Shaukat Aziz was called on by the deputy commissioner to present a surety bond for not protesting in future but he was arrested before he could submit the bond.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Khyber Games

Under-23 Khyber games ceremony held in Dera Ismail Khan

About 1500 players, sports representatives, sports promoters and government officials participated in the event and the players showed various tricks.