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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) News Updates

Haroon Bilour

ANP leader Haroon Bilour, 19 others martyred in Peshawar suicide blast

Haroon Bilour was attending a corner meeting with supporters of the ANP in Yaka Toot area of Peshawar when a suicide bomber targeted them and killed at least 13 people.
Govt. Jirga

No more dialogues with ‘powerless’ govt. Jirga: PTM

PTM has alleged govt. Jirga of being powerless and having no authority to make decisions and formally made promises were still not fulfilled.
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.
North Waziristan

CM’s financial packages for victims of North Waziristan’s Khar Qamar incident

Rs 2.5 million will be given to the families of the deceased and Rs 1 million the injured ones of the North Waziristan PTM & Pak Army clash.
PTM Leaders

PTM removes Ali Wazir, Mohsin Dawar, 5 others for contesting polls

Mohsin Dawar, Ali Wazir, Abdullah Nangiyal, Hamid Sherani, Irshad Turi, Abdul Wahid and Jamal Maliyar are among the top activists of PTM who all were expelled from PTM
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”.
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.

Explosions injure 5 in Bannu, 3 kids in North Waziristan

Three minor girls in Eidak village of Mir Ali and five more including a mother and her child in Bannu were hurt in two separate toy-bomb blasts on Monday.
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.
Ishaq

Pak Army’s major martyred in D. I. Khan operation

Major Ishaq was martyred in exchange of fire during a search operation at a terrorist hideout in Kulachi area of Dera Ismail Khan (D.I.Khan) district on Wednesday. 
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.

Provincial assembly passes resolution to merge FATA with KP

JUI-F said his party would not support the merger of Fata with KP without taking the tribal people into confidence.
Fazlur Rehman

JUI-F not against merger of FATA into KP; Fazl ur Rehman

Talking to a delegation of his party leaders and workers in Peshawar, he said JUI-F will accept every decision, accepted to the majority of the tribesmen.
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.
FATA School

Alarming: 79% girls, 69% boys quit school in erstwhile Fata

EMIS report reveals high shortage of teachers and other facilities in schools in the erstwhile Fata where thousands of student quit schools.