ECP says measures taken to facilitate women voters in tribal elections

Political parties did not give much importance to women candidates in the past, but the situation has changed during recent times.
15 candidates of merged districts withdraw nomination papers

People have great expectations from new tribal representatives

Over 2.8 million voters are registered in tribal districts and 26 percent voters used their right to vote in the July 20 elections.

Levies, Khassadars refuse to give polio drops to their children

The Levies and Khassadar force personnel have announced to boycott the upcoming polio vaccination campaign in the tribal districts.

Candidates, tribal citizens have mixed views about polls delay

Preparations for first ever KP Assembly polls in merged districts originally scheduled to be held on July 02 are underway since last few months.

4,000 policemen in merged districts to get training under Pak Army

As many as 4,000 Levies and Khassadar personnel, who have been integrated into KP Police, will get training under the Pakistan Army.

Sit-in of Mohmand Khassadars against salary closure continues

The protest of elders of Mohmand tribal district against the closure of salaries of Khassadars is continuing for the last eight days.

The pros and cons of extending superior courts to FATA

The Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) have been kept away from the country’s judicial system under Article 247 of the Constitution of Pakistan and...

PM seeks reform committee in each tribal district for speedy merger

Prime Minister Imran Khan Friday asked the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government to set up a reform committee for every tribal district.

Tribal area’s Polio emergency operations center merged with KP

None of the Polio Eradication initiative staff will be laid-off because of the integration.

Kurram students demand restoration of quota system for medical college admissions

The HEC has introduced a new policy for admission in medical colleges according to which a combined merit list will be displayed for all tribal districts.

Police training in Khyber district begins

After Kurram, the training of former Levies and Khassadar personnel is starting in Khyber tribal district from today (Sunday).

‘Pro-merger people should now raise their voice for Khassadars’

The people working for merger of tribal areas with KP should also work for Khassadar personnel who have been affected from the merger.