Students in Landikotal face shortage of seats in local college

More than 500 students have passed the matriculation examination only in Landikotal. However, the college has only 245 seats for newcomers.
Tirah

Political Administration demolishes house in Khyber Agency

The Khyber Agency political administration demolished the house of a proclaimed offender Sheharyar Afridi in Nawy Abadi village of Jamrud tehsil on Wednesday.
FSO Youth

Youth stage sit-in in Peshawar demanding Fata’s merger with KP

Governor KP assured to accept demands of the youth protesting Fata's immediate merger with and promised to take actions for mainstreaming Fata until August 14.

Unregistered Afghans have to leave Mohmand in six days; Administration

Authorities have also announced on loudspeakers in mosques warning tribesmen to stop renting houses and supporting Afghans who are living illegally in the areas.
Parachinar

Twin blasts kills 45, injures 284 in Parachinar, Kurram Agency

People were busy in shopping for Eid in the evening when the blasts targeted Turi Market near Karman Adda, government sources said.
Cow

Mysterious disease kills 71 animals in Kurram Agency

The diseased is seemed to be spread because of the anthrax infection among the effected animals. Blood samples of animals have been sent to laboratories in Peshawar.
Landmine victims

Landmine victims in Fata are helpless to survive

Neither government nor non-governmental organizations payed attention to clean the area of mines. Most of the landmines were found in cultivating fields and in foothills near to the villages like Basharah.
FSO

Delaying tactics in reforms hurt wishes of tribal people; Fata students

Delaying tactics of government has created unrest in Fata’s people who were eagerly ready to merge in KP. The delay means denying fundamental rights of Fata’s people.
Khyber Agency School

Despite govt tall claims, education is still in dismal state in war-frayed Fata

Thousands of students have no textbook in Mohmand Agency. Govt initiated mass enrollment campaigns while hundreds of schools exist in tents without buildings, drinking water and toilets.
Ghani Shinwari

Ghani Shinwari; a ‘labourer’, unsung hero of Martial Art from Fata

Ghani Shinwari works on daily wages in Torkham on Pak-Afghan border. In after noon, he comes to a Martial Art Academy; a big hall located in an old building in Landi Kotal Bazzar of Khyber Agency.
Ijaz Khan

Fata Reforms, Confusion and indecisiveness

Rewaj Regulations could have become acceptable as a bad part of a whole package, which contained a phased merger with KP and extension of Peshawar High Court and Supreme Court jurisdiction.
AZIZA

The unfortunate Fata

Political administration’s officials are involved in massive corruption, but immune from any audit or accountability. Women folk are degraded and voiceless, and often subject of honor killing.