Provincial officers seek retention of old status of Khassadars, Levies

The KP PCS Officers Association has called upon the government to retain old status of Khassadars and Levies under the respective district administrations.

Traffic mess, encroachments trouble locals in Mir Ali Bazaar

The people of North Waziristan are facing trouble due to traffic mess and encroachments in Mir Ali Bazaar.

Jirga system to get legal cover in merged districts

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government is planning to frame rules to give legal cover to the traditional Jirga system in merged tribal districts.

Panel discussion: Benefits of merger haven’t reached to common man

Experts in a panel discussion arranged by TNN said the benefits of the FATA merger with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have not reached to the common man.

Khassadars say their future uncertain after Fata-KP merger

Khassadar personnel have now initiated protests after initially expressing concerns over their uncertain future with merger of Fata into KP.

Health minister assures all-out health facilities for North Waziristan

There are 77 health centers functional in the district. While 29 are non-functional due to non availability of doctors and equipments.

Tribal women launch efforts for developing consensus among stakeholders on  FATA reforms

Almost two years after commencement of FATA reforms process, consensus could not be created among the stakeholders on the mode of reforms due to...

Demand for FATA as separate province combines anti-merger forces

On the reforms process Public opinion has been divided in FATA over the mode of reforms in the tribal areas. The FATA Political Alliance...

NFC funds must be released for tribal districts for swift development: Experts

National Finance Commission (NFC) funds should be released immediately to ensure swift development of tribal districts after merger with KP.

Pakistan Baitul Mal office set up in South Waziristan

After merger of erstwhile Fata with KP, the scope of different departments of the province has been extended to the newly merged tribal districts.

First child protection court of merged districts set up in Mohmand

Chief Justice Peshawar High Court (PHC) Justice Waqar Ahmed Seth will formally inaugurate the court in Mohmand today (Saturday).

‘Youth were misguided about Fata-KP merger’

Jamrud Khyber Qaumi Jirga on Tuesday held a gathering against the merger of erstwhile Fata with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Shahkas area.