Orakzai


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Orakzai

 

a Pushtun (Pathan) tribe.

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KOHAT -- The government has enforced e-governance through the performance management and reforms unit (PMRU) in Orakzai district for the first time in tribal areas.
In this context, women MPs from the opposition in the K-P Assembly have indicated to move court and file a writ petition soon, PPP legislator Nighat Orakzai The Express Tribune on Saturday.
ORAKZAI -- Member National Assembly (MNA) Malik Jawad Hussain here Friday expressed the hope that under his leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan the country would achieve new heights of progress and development.
He expressed these views during his visit to different schools in Orakzai tribal district on Thursday.
Orakzai -- At least 4 people were killed and two others injured when a dispute over land turned bloody after exchange of heavy gunfire in Orakzai district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
HANGU:The people of Orakzai tribe have expressed their heartfelt rejoice after Levies Sobedar, Line Officer Mehboob Orakzai was awarded with 'Tamgha e Shajaat' by the government on the occasion of Pakistan Day (March 23rd).
ISLAMABAD -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday barred 'habitual petitioner' Shahid Orakzai from entering the apex court premises.
BARA -- Elders of Malik Dinkhel of Orakzai Agency demanded from the government to retrieves their land from the occupier MNA Ghazi Gulab Jamal.
Islamabad, July 25 ( ANI ): A key commander of the banned Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) was reportedly among the five militants killed in the bomb blast in Pakistan's Lower Orakzai tribal region on Thursday night.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Pakistani gunship helicopters pounded militant hideouts in the Orakzai tribal region, lying close to the Afghanistan border, killing eight insurgents on Saturday, an official said.
HANGU, July 13 -- A security official was killed and another four were injured in a roadside bomb blast in Orakzai , security sources said on Monday.
KALAYA, July 10 -- Twelve militants were killed when jet fighters targeted militant hideouts in the Orakzai Agency, DawnNews reported.