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News and reports from the tribal areas of Pakistan

Akhundzada Chattan

DC orders Chattan’s private radio channel to leave PTV’s building in Bajaur

Chattan made serious corruption allegations against DC Bajaur and the DC responded back ordering Chattan's radio to leave PTV building in the district.
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
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.
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.
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.
Kalaya Bazar Orakzai Blast

Orakzai blast families are in need of govt support

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government should compensate the Kalaya Bazar blast victim as much as the Punjab government compensate to its affected families.

PM announces University campus, Cadet college on his first visit to N. Waziristan

Prime Minister Imran Khan announced University campus, Cadet and medical colleges and other development projects for North Waziristan District on his first visit to the tribal district.
PM Imran Khan in Miran Shah North Waziristan

PM Imran, COAS Bajwa arrive North Waziristan, to make big announces

The Prime Minister Imran Khan accompanied by the Chief of Army Staff Qamar Javed Bajwa have arrived at Miran Shah, Director General ISPR informed through a tweet on Monday.
Kalaya Bazar Orakzai Blast

At least 32 killed, 31 injured in Orakzai blast

Officials confirmed the Orakzai blast as a suicide attack and a rescue-and-search operation is underway in the area and surroundings.
Pak Army in FATA

Two killed in roadside IED blast in Bajaur

Two people riding the vehicle, identified as Amanullah and Gul Badin, were killed in the explosion, Charmang area of Nawagai Tehsil, Bajaur.

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.
Dotani Tribe Protest

Dotani tribe protest against Political Administration in S. Waziristan

In the protest, they have blocked Wana to Zhob road, shut down schools and refused the Polio vaccination in Tehsil Toi Khula, while demanding to release their people.