Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) News Updates

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.
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.

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.
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.

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.
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.
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.
FATA women

Tribal women demand FATA’s merger with KP, complete abolishment of FCR

FATA women disagreed with the timeframe proposed for the merger of FATA with KP and demanded the complete abolishment of FCR to provide all fundamental rights to the people of FATA.
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.

‘Get well soon Lady Reading Hospital’, Trans Action Alliance vigil protest against the hospital...

Human rights activists and trans action alliance members lighted the candles to protest against discriminatory behavior of the lady reading hospital's administration with the transgender people.

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.
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.