Information under RTI law accessible under simple procedure

The KP government has extended the RTI law to tribal districts under which the applicants can get information through a simple procedure.

10 handicraft centres for women to be set up in Bara

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Local Government and Rural Development Akbar Ayub Khan on Tuesday conducted a visit to Bara.

‘Women’s participation in elections to bring positive change’

The Election Commission and other relevant departments have accelerated preparations for upcoming elections in tribal districts on July 20.

89% people have no access to internet in former FATA: UNDP Survey

PESHAWAR: With the merger of erstwhile FATA with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the provincial government had entered unchartered territory, literally and figuratively, as it faced a...

24 police stations to be set up in tribal districts

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has announced to establish police stations in all the merged tribal districts of erstwhile Fata.

Why tribal lawmakers are unhappy over reconciliatory Jirgas?

TNN talked to lawmakers from merged districts about ADR rules and found that some lawmakers have even not bothered to read the draft of the new rules.

Dissenting voices force govt to stop appointing outsider nurses in merged districts

Currently, the government is appointing 481 charge nurses for hospitals of merged districts on contract for Rs20,000 monthly remuneration.

‘RTI must be implemented vigorously in merged districts for best results’

Panellists at Badloon programme of TNN said the Right to Information (RTI) law must be implemented in merged districts like KP for its effectiveness.

No discussion held in Parliament over merger: Fazl

Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has demanded annulment of merger of erstwhile Fata with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Panel discussion: Women voters to shape outcome of tribal districts elections

Women candidates directly contesting elections in tribal districts have said support of women voters can be decisive factor in the outcome of elections.

Families of martyred Levies, Khassadar personnel to get Shuhada Package

The families of Levies and Khassadars, who embraced martyrdom in war against terrorism in merged districts, will get Shuhada Package.