Khyber Agency Agriculture department mull over to replaced opium and hashish cultivation with Saffron in war-torn Tirah Valley.
Lack of facilities and insufficient resources may hinder development and reconstruction process in the operation-ravaged areas of South Waziristan Agency
"We would strongly recommend to government to allocate funds for the mega projects in FATA to produce electricity which could overcome the power crisis in Pakistan."
Appointments in the main headquarter and other small hospitals are decided on the basis of bribes but not merit. Doctors are absent and medicine is not available.
On duty officials during routine checking recovered 13 fake id cards and 14 original Pakistani passports from the possession of Afghanistan bound Afghan citizen.
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.
About 90% of houses in volatile area had been effected but no practical step was taken to either compensate them or rehabilitate the IDPs.
visa was not necessary but having of passport copy was must for Pakistani citizens while the local tribal people are exempted from having passport while moving across the border.
TTP Commander Qari Saifullah claimed credit for killing Zaman Mehsud, saying Zaman was not giving coverage to Taliban news. Saifullah threatened to kill more journalists.
Participants of the protest called upon the government to release the kidnapped drivers forthwith and give compensation to their families.