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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.
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.
Saidu Sharif Airport

Promoting tourism, govt to reopen Swat’s Saidu Sharif airport

Government has announced several times to reopen the Saidu Sharif Airport in Swat but still all in vain. PIA officials have now announced it again.
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.
Pak Army in FATA

TTP commander, 3 militants killed in Hangu operation

Security forces killed TTP's commander with three other militants involved in Orakzai suicide blast, in an intelligence-based operation in Hangu district.

Tribal leaders to challenge proposed list of erstwhile Fata’s provincial constituencies in ECP

Political leaders demanded to increase number of the 16 proposed provincial constituencies up-to 40 from the merged-Fata.
Pak Afghan border fencing

Pak-Afghan border fencing continues in heavy snowfall

Pakistan army personnel continue Pak-Afghan border fencing under huge snowfall and extreme cold weather in North Waziristan.
Polio Vaccination Child

Two new polio cases reported in KP’s Lakki Marwat, Bajaur disctricts

Two separate polio case have been reported each in Bajaur tribal district and Lakki Marwat district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
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.
KP Assembly

ECP proposes 16 new seats to KP Assembly from erstwhile Fata

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) proposed 16 new constituencies from the erstwhile Fata in KP Assembly. Final announcement will be made on March 4.
Ulama NWTD

Different sects Ulama visit North Waziristan

Pakistan army officials briefed Ulama in North Waziristan, who were coming from different religious school of thoughts.
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.
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.
U-turn, Imran Khan, Shahbaz Sharif

Another U-Turn, Imran Khan to concede PAC chairmanship to Shahbaz Shareef

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi told NA session to handover PAC chairmanship, Ayaz Sadiq called it a positive U-turn, Imran Khan took.
North Waziristan IDPs

FDMA to pay Rs 520 million to North Waziristan IDPs

Government to releases Rs 250 million funds to the North Waziristan IDPs in three installments through FMDA as Rs 36000 per installment, FDMA Director Sohail Khan announced.