North Waziristan people continue sit-in for share in chromite mountains

The people of Mohammadkhel village of North Waziristan on continued sit-in Tuesday over dispute on share in Chromite mountains.

PCB arranges trials for Under-19 Tank, South Waziristan teams

PESHAWAR, 30 March: The Pakistan Cricket Board has arranged trials for the under-19 teams of Tank and South Waziristan. The trials were held yesterday for...

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.

85% pass SSC exams of Bannu board

BANNU, June 14: The Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Bannu has announced results for secondary school certificate examination, in which 85% candidates have...

Seven women teachers suspended over absenteeism in Battagram

BATTAGRAM, December 9: Deputy Commissioner Mr Zareeful Maani has suspended seven women teachers and a watchman over absenteeism in Battagram. The deputy commissioner conducted surprise...

Youth, women hail extension of mainstream judiciary to FATA

Dr Naureen says the new judicial system in Fata will bring an end to the courts of political agents, appellate courts and Fata Tribunal which she termed as ghost courts.

Office for issuance of driving licences opens in Swat

MINGORA, June 19: A new office for computerised driving licences has been inaugurated in Swat district. Inaugurating the office in Gulkada area of Saidu Sharif,...

Amir Khan win Welterweight debut fight

PESHAWAR, May 4: Amir Khan, a British Pakistani boxer, has won the Welterweight Boxing Championship. Mr Khan beat Luis Collazo of the US by 117...

Displaced families seek alternate accommodation

PESHAWAR, August 26: Members of the North Waziristan peace committee have asked the government to provide some alternate accommodation to displaced families living in...

Local NGO arranges mushaira in Swat

MINGORA, 19 June: Anjuman Paidar Taraqi, a local non-governmental organization (NGO) held a peace mushaira (poetic symposium) here. A large number of local poets participated...

Sirajul Haq resigns as KP senior minister

PESHAWAR, July 23: Senior Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Mr Sirajul Haq, has resigned his office. Mr Sirajul Haq, who also had portfolio of finance, said...

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.