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.

Four solarized tube-wells inaugurated in Khyber Agency

The tube-wells have been set up in Shah Kas, Spelano Kas, Abdaal Khel and Sur Kamar areas of Jamrud where people badly suffer from long hours power load-shedding and lack of clean drinking water.

Cell set up in Bajaur for restoration of blocked CNICs

A cell has been established for opening of blocked computarised national identity cards (CNICs) of citizens in Bajaur Agency.

‘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,...

Power supply disconnected to Bajaur after breaking of main transmission line

Power supply is disconnected to the whole Bajaur Agency due to breaking of main electricity transmission line.

Two militants killed in clash with Aman Lashkar in Landikotal

Two militants have been killed in a clash with the pro-government Aman Lashkar in Landikotal, Khyber Agency.

Customs Clearance Agents vow to continue strike till acceptance of all demands

All Torkham Clearing Agents union vowed to continue their strike till the government accept their demands.

Players, coaches complain of poor arrangements in Fata Youth Festival

A day after the first Fata Youth Festival came to an end, players and coaches who participated in the event lambasted the organizers for arranging a 'poor' show.

College students protest against irregularity of teachers in Bajaur

Students of Government College of Technology in Bajaur on Monday protested against non-availability of teaching staff. The students gathered outside the college in Inayat Killi area and blocked the road for a while. They also chanted slogans against the college administration and high ups of the Fata education department. The protesting students were of the view that there were only 11 teachers for more than 500 students. They alleged that teachers did not come to college and take classes regularly.

Forces foil bid to smuggle chemicals, prima cord used in explosives

Security forces on Thursday recovered huge quantity of chemicals and prima cords usually used in making of bombs and explosive devices at Bhigyari check post here, official sources said. According to sources, security officials stopped a truck at Bhigyari check post and found 300 bags chemicals and prima cords. Sources added that two persons have been arrested along with the confiscated contraband.

Increasing Bride Price (Walwar) Deprives Poor tribesmen From Entering Into Marriage In Kurram Agency

By Ali Afzal, Mahrukh Jabeen, Women are regarded as a symbol of dignity and respect in the tribal society of Pakistan. It is mainly due...