Primary school in Orakzai village lacks basic facilities

Every single school in tribal districts lacks at least one basic facility, while there are schools which lack many facilities or have no facility at all.

Malikdinkhel elders say allegations causing delay in survey of damaged houses

The elders of Malikdinkhel tribe of Khyber tribal district on Thursday expressed full confidence in the ongoing survey of damaged houses.

Conversion of tube wells to solar system works wonders

Water supply schemes and tube wells were also damaged like other government properties during militancy and military operations.

Impact Challenge to prove game changer: Asfandyar Khattak

Under KP Impact Challenge, educated tribal youth having workable ideas of starting new business will get loans ranging from Rs.200,000 to Rs.2 million.

FDMA releases financial package to North Waziristan IDPs

FDMA to release Rs 1.4 billion for the resettlement of the IDPs in tribal districts during the ongoing year.

Need for transparency in Impact Challenge program emphasized

Besides rehabilitation of people of tribal districts affected from militancy and displacement, efforts are continuing to provide them job opportunities.

All affected traders can’t be compensated with available funds: SMEDA

SMEDA says all traders of tribal districts who suffered losses during militancy and military operations cannot be compensated with available funds.

Returnees and displaced families from FATA seek food security

Hundreds of displaced families from North and South Waziristan and Khyber Agency are still living a displaced life. However, the IDPs and repatriated from Fata have claimed that government was, seemingly, least interested to facilitate and provide food to the terrorism-affected tribal people.

Khyber police chief attends sit-in of Kokikhel tribesmen, expresses solidarity

District Police Officer (DPO) Khyber tribal district Dr Muhammad Iqbal Khan on Tuesday participated in the sit-in of affectees of Tirah, Kokikhel.
FATA IDPs/TDPs

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).

North Waziristan people resume protests for ‘compensation’

The people of North Waziristan tribal district have once again initiated protests in favour of demands after relaxation of lockdown by the government.

Owners of damaged houses receive compensation cheques in Khyber

The district administration of Khyber Wednesday distributed compensation cheques worth Rs61.84 million among 277 owners of damaged houses.