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News Pakistan » Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Pakistan: Terror Under Wraps In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa – Analysis

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/14022018-pakistan-terror-under-wraps-in-khyber-pakhtunkhwa-analysis/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

A local Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) leader, Malik Tufail, was shot dead by unidentified assailants in the Mughalkhel area of Bannu District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) on February 4, 2018. On February 2, 2018, at least 11 Army personnel were killed and another 13 ...

News Pakistan » Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Pakistan Plans to Reform Nation's Religious Seminaries

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/pakistan-plans-to-reform-nation-religious-seminaries/4258297.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

“Unfortunately, some madrassas in the terror-wrecked KP [Khyber Pakhtunkhwa] had been involved in promoting extreme ideologies in the past decades and some even have worked as facilitators and sympathizers for terror groups,” Sardar Yousaf, Pakistan ...

News Pakistan » Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Pakistan is the riskiest country for newborns

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/pakistan-is-the-riskiest-country-for-newborns/article22808221.ece
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

We need skilled midwives,” said Ghazna Khalid, an obstetrician in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. She said nearly 80% of the deaths could be prevented if skilled birth attendants are present. The report said that after Pakistan, the Central African Republic is the ...

News Pakistan » Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: UNDP ranks Balochistan poorest province of Pakistan

News channel or source: https://dailytimes.com.pk/205294/undp-ranks-balochistan-poorest-province-pakistan/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

In Qilla Abdullah, 96% are living below their means making it the poorest part of Pakistan. According to the report, after Balochistan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa ranks second in the provincial level with 49% of people identified as living in poor standards.

News Pakistan » Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: 105 candidates from four provinces to run for Pakistan Senate

News channel or source: http://www.arabnews.com/node/1250681/world
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

There are just 46 seats up for grabs. According to data from the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), 33 candidates are running from Sindh, 25 from Balochistan, 20 from Punjab and 27 from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP). The final lists of nominees from the ...

News Pakistan » Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Pakistan arrests 2 suspects in murder of 4-year-old girl

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/pakistan-arrests-suspects-murder-year-girl-52896346
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

Police in Pakistan said Wednesday they have arrested two teenagers suspected in the murder of a four-year-old girl last month, which set off protests across the country. Silahuddin Mehsud, police chief in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, said the suspects ...

News Pakistan » Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Pashtun Spring: Time to redraw the boundary between Pakistan and Afghanistan

News channel or source: http://thehill.com/opinion/international/373150-pashtun-spring-time-to-redraw-the-boundary-between-pakistan-and
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the view of The Hill Angry Pashtun tribesmen chanting anti-Taliban and freedom slogans torched the office of the Taliban in Pakistan’s northwestern province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, in response to ...

News Pakistan » Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Pakistan- Bill on extension of judiciary to FATA awaiting approval from Senate

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096488098/Pakistan-Bill-on-extension-of-judiciary-to-FATA-awaiting-approval-from-Senate
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The bill will land in Senate, after which it will be sent to the President of Pakistan for approval after which it ... is a staunch opponent of the merger of FATA with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the party's former member National Assembly Munir Khan Orakzai ...

News Pakistan » Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Protesters Torch Taliban Office In Pakistan

News channel or source: https://gandhara.rferl.org/a/pakistan-taliban-office-torched/29023623.html
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Pakistan’s northwestern Pashtun belt -- comprising FATA, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and northern districts of southwestern Balochistan Province -- has paid a steep price for serving as the epicenter of the global war on terrorism for more than a decade.

News Pakistan » Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Pakistan to send transgenders as Haj volunteers

News channel or source: http://www.abplive.in/world-news/pakistan-to-send-transgenders-as-haj-volunteers-653208
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Islamabad: For the first time in the history of Pakistan, transgenders will be part of a team ... his organisation is planning recruitment processes in Punjab, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan. "This can be a game changer and can significantly improve ...