Scarcity of clean drinking water annoy FATA returnees

  The Fata disaster management authority (FDMA) claims that it has managed to repatriate 85% of the temporarily displaced families to their hometowns in different...
Fata, TDPs, TDPs repatriation, winter season and IDPs/TDPs

Winter multiplies miseries of homeless TDPs

As per the numbers of FDMA, more than 82,000 families were displaced from their homes after the launch of Operation Zarb-e-Azb in North Waziristan....

Empowering Youth is inevitable for sustainable peace in FATA

As a result of the militants' insurgency and the subsequent efforts by the government to restore peace in the once troubled tribal agencies, thousands...

The health sector in Fata was also badly affected due to the decade-long militancy

  In the beginning, Taliban started bombing government installations in an attempt to establish their presence in different tribal agencies. By doing so, they were...

A life of displacement: Minorities seek early return to FATA

As the government started military action against Taliban to restore peace in the volatile tribal belt, hundreds of thousands of tribesmen, including minorities, were displaced from their homes.

Owners of damaged houses in FATA call compensation amount ‘too little, too late’

The military offensives in tribal areas have brought peace back as the Taliban and other militant groups have been cleared from the Pak-Afghan border region. However, these operations and conflicts rendered thousands of houses damaged in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA).

FATA returnees are determined to send their children to schools despite all odds

PESHAWAR: Militancy has brought nothing to Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) but devastation and destruction. It destroyed the overall fabric of the tribal society. The tribal culture was ruined. Businesses and infrastructures were destroyed. Thousands of residents of FATA had no other option than to leave homes for safer places in a state of helplessness.

Traders seek govt assistance for revival of commercial activities in FATA

Contributors: Saleem Rehman, Shah Jee, Gohar Wazir and Nabi Jan Orakzai PESHAWAR, 10 March: People from the federally administered tribal areas who were forced to...

Winter brings miseries to IDPs living in Jalozai camp

Frequent military operations have been conducted by the government to restore peace in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) over the last ten years. As a result thousands of people were displaced from their homes to resettle in safer places all over the country.