Tribal Agency

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Tribal Agency

In Pakistan, a political subdivision inhabited largely by nomadic tribes and administered by the central government.
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HANGU -- The Federal Government would spend over rupees one billion on the construction of roads in Orakzai agency in order to ensure improved inter connectivity and restored the trading activities between the tribal agencies.
These schemes will benefit at least 2500 individuals in both the tribal agencies.
ISLAMABAD, May 2 (KUNA) -- Security operations by Pakistan military killed at least 44 militants in North Waziristan and Khyber tribal agencies of northern Pakistan on Saturday, said military.
Rawalpindi -- At least 25 suspected terrorists were killed and seven of their hideouts destroyed in offences carried out by the security forces in South Waziristan and Khyber tribal agencies on Wednesday, Pakistan Army said.
Pakistan has seven tribal agencies in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas covered by special laws, but the federal government is trying to bring them under normal government jurisdiction and civil and criminal law.
Kurram has seen escalating violence over the last few years, like most of Pakistan's federally administered tribal agencies.
PESHAWAR, May 23 -- The United States trained a total of 663 personnel of levies force from various tribal agencies, mostly from Khyber Agency, during the last three years as part of its commitment to enhance capacity building of the law-enforcement agencies in war against terrorism, sources in Home Department told this news agency on Saturday.
Preferably, collection of new data will be linked to existing monitoring programs, through collaboration with local, state, or tribal agencies, or watershed management or other nonprofit organizations.
They may be forestry consultants, or they may be found in environmental groups, nonprofit economic-development organizations, community action programs, government-sponsored groups, or tribal agencies.
Cooperative efforts among state VR, federal RSA and tribal agencies are essential to address the needs resulting from the data presented.
The REOs serve as a bridge between the Department of Defense and regional, state, local, and tribal agencies, installations and commands by coordinating, communicating, and facilitating regional environmental issues and activities of interest to the Army.
He further said that one court each will be established in all seven tribal agencies to provide speedy justice to the people of FATA.