A decade on, Kurram ghost villages still waiting for their occupants to return

Wasim Sajjad ‘You cannot trust the weather and Kurram’s situation.’ This local idiom describes the volatility of...

‘Impossible to live in tents in Tirah during harsh winter’

The repatriation or displaced persons of Tirah valley in Tarkhukas, Bar Kambarkhel has started after 13 years.

Mir Ali Bazaar yet to regain its old glory

Merged tribal districts experienced huge trouble since the beginning of Afghan war due to law and order issues and terrorism.

Repatriation of displaced families of Tirah begins

After a wait of nine years, the repatriation of displaced persons of Tirah-Rajgal from Kokikhel tribe in Khyber district has kicked off.

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.

Militancy-hit Manatu people seek compensation, facilities

The people of merged tribal districts, who were hit hard by the wave of terrorism, are still complaining about lack of basic facilities.

Rehabilitation of affected people in Kurram sought

The people of Kurram have demanded rehabilitation of those who were affected due to military operations and sectarian clashes.

Pakistan, WB sign additional grant agreement of $12m for TDPs

The World Bank has provided $12 million additional grant for erstwhile Fata’s temporarily displaced persons’ early recovery project in KP.

NA body for inclusion of erstwhile FR Tank in compensation program

The committee was told that arrangements have been finalised for repatriation of displaced people of Waziristan who migrated to Afghanistan.

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.

North Waziristan TDPs continue protest in Peshawar

The TDPs of North Waziristan tribal district continued their protest in favour of their demands for third consecutive day on Saturday.

Mehsud tribesmen to resume sit-in on Jan 27

The members of Mehsud tribe of South Waziristan tribal district have announced to re-launch Yao Maseed sit-in from January 27.

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