Health teams sent to Waziristan after cases of diphtheria reported

The Health Department has dispatched a team to North Waziristan district after diphtheria reportedly affected several people.

Huge cache of arms recovered in Bajaur

The Frontier Corps (FC) has foiled a sabotage bid in Bajaur Agency and recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunition.

Tirah people seek alternative to poppy crop

The people of Tirah area of Khyber Agency have called upon the government introduce another cash crop before eradicating poppy crop from the area.

Reconstruction of bus terminals in tribal areas seems a distant dream

Though peace has been restored to tribal areas and reconstruction of damaged infrastructure is underway but it is yet to take any step for rehabilitation of destroyed bus terminals.

Illegal Afghan refugees asked to leave within 3 days

The political administration of Khyber Agency has given three-day deadline to Afghan refugees illegally settled near the Torkham border to leave the area. According to sources in the political administration, the Afghan refugees living in Bacah Maina area near the border have been asked to leave due to security concerns. The sources added that the local authorities have served notices on the refugees in this regard.

FATA merger in KP: PHC moved for resolution of land dispute in Tirah valley

A resident of Khyber district on Wednesday moved the Peshawar High Court in history of country seeking possession of his property that is grabbed by his rivals.

Govt to provide legal cover to tribal Jirga system: Noorul Haq Qadri

ISLAMABAD: Political and judicial vacuum coupled with bad governance and massive corruption in state institutions that resulted in creating a gap between the state...

Previous govt staged drama in the name of Fata reforms: Qadri

Minister for Religious Affairs Noorul Haq Qadri has said the reforms process in tribal areas initiated by the previous government was vague.

‘Non-implementation of Fata Reforms creating uncertainty among tribal people’

Tribal Youth Movement on Monday demanded of the government to hold local government elections and resume of internet services in tribal areas.

Sehat Insaf programme to mitigate sufferings of deserving tribal people

The federal government on 18 September announced to extend the facility of Sehat Insaf Card to the tribal districts.

ECP makes arrangements for 1m women voters to poll votes in tribal districts

He went on to say that no one want to bar their women from polling their vote if they are facilitated.

First ever FIR registered in history of South Waziristan

Assistant commissioner Wana registered the first ever FIR in history of South Waziristan after merger of erstwhile Fata with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.