Corps Commander assures to address impediments in Fata-KP merger process

A delegation of Tribal Youth Jirga called on Corps Commander Peshawar Lt Gen Shaheen Mazhar Mehmood at Bala Hisar Fort in Peshawar on Friday.

Damaged school building in Waziristan posing threat to lives of 700 students

The dilapidated condition of GHS Haider Ali present a bleak picture of education in tribal areas where the dropout rate from the primary schools is the highest in the country.

Non payment of 4 months stipend annoys repatriated TDPs from Afghanistan

Displaced families living in Bakakhel camp on Monday threatened to stage a protest demonstration against non-payment of four-month relief stipend cash.

Bajaur youth worried as college building planned on playground

The youth of Khar tehsil of Bajaur have complained that the Education Department is planning to deprive them from playground in the area.

Delay in FATA merger into KP worries youth

CJ Akber Ali PESHAWAR: Delay in implementation of FATA merger with KP has worried pro-merger elements particularly youth who have demanded of the PTI government...

Obtaining driving licence is a Herculean task for tribal drivers

The drivers of the tribal districts face a lot of difficulties due to lack of any Regional Transport Authority (RTA) office in erstwhile Fata.

200 students in school without building vulnerable to harsh winter in Bajaur

Over 200 children, as young as five to ten years old are found to have been taking classes under the open sky in chilling cold in Khayati area of Bajaur tribal district.

Girls Degree College in Ladha remains non-functional

The Girls Degree College in Ladha still remains non-functional and even the appointment of lecturers have not been initiated yet.

Students in Orakzai school attending classes in tents in cold weather

Students in the only primary school in Mamakhel area of Orakzai district are facing difficulties due to lack of facilities at the school.

Self-help: Students, teachers initiate work on damaged school in Orakzai

The students and teachers of Kasha area of Orakzai have initiated construction work on the damaged building of the government middle school.

‘Non local students selected on FATA reserved seats in Punjab University’

CJ Misbahuddin PESHAWAR: The FATA secretariat and KP Higher Education department selected non local students on seats reserved for FATA in Punjab University without advertisement,...

South Waziristan students facing difficulties after ban on migration

The Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education Dera Ismail Khan has banned the migration of students in South Waziristan tribal district.