Khyber

36 killed, 100 injured as windstorm, rain wreak havoc in Pakistan

At least 36 people were killed and over 100 others injured as severe windstorm coupled with heavy rain wreaked havoc in parts of Pakistan overnight.

Jun 02, 2016, 22:22 PM IST

Suicide bomber kills six in NW Pakistan

A suicide bomber struck outside a local government office in a northwestern Pakistani tribal area on Tuesday, killing at least six people and wounding 31 others, officials said.

Sep 01, 2015, 11:38 AM IST

Pakistan military says 23 militants killed in air strikes

Pakistani air strikes on Sunday killed 23 militants including foreigners in the country`s restive tribal regions near the Afghan border, the military said, part of a massive ongoing operation against the Taliban.

Jun 28, 2015, 19:08 PM IST

Twenty terrorists killed in Pakistan

 At least 20 terrorists were killed during airstrikes in a tribal agency of Pakistan on Friday, said an official statement.

Jun 19, 2015, 17:37 PM IST

Narcotics worth over $58 mn set ablaze in Pakistan

 Pakistan on Thursday set on fire a huge cache of narcotics worth over USD 58 million seized during the military offensive in the restive northwest tribal region along the Afghan border.

Apr 23, 2015, 22:39 PM IST

22 militants killed in air strikes in northwest Pakistan

 At least 22 militants, including three suicide bombers, were killed on Thursday in a series of air strikes by Pakistani jets in the troubled Khyber Agency.

Apr 23, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

Hafiz Muhammad Saeed killed in Pakistan

Islamic State's Pakistan chief Hafiz Muhammad Saeed was killed when a roadside bomb he was planting went off in the country's restive northwest tribal region, according to a media report.

Apr 17, 2015, 12:51 PM IST

UNSC slaps sanctions on Pak Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah

 The UN Security Council has slapped sanctions on Pakistan Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah, mastermind of the Peshawar school massacre, for perpetrating and financing terror acts.

Apr 08, 2015, 11:04 AM IST

Fresh new case of polio detected in Pakistan

At least one new polio case has been detected in Pakistan's northwestern province, taking the number of cases found so far this year to 21.

Apr 04, 2015, 14:51 PM IST

Pakistan militants deny 30 killed in renewed Khyber fighting

Pakistan security forces killed 30 militants in gun battles in the mountainous northwestern Khyber region on Saturday, a senior official said, but a spokesman for the militants denied suffering any losses.

Mar 28, 2015, 19:40 PM IST

Pakistan troops kill 15 militants in gun battle: Military

The Pakistani troops killed 15 militants in a clash early Saturday in the Khyber tribal region near the Afghan border as part of a major anti-insurgent offensive, the military said.

Mar 28, 2015, 13:11 PM IST

US drone strike kills nine Pakistani militants in Afghanistan

A US drone strike in eastern Afghanistan has killed nine militants linked to the Pakistani Taliban in an area close to the countries` rugged border, officials said Tuesday.

Mar 24, 2015, 21:30 PM IST

Pakistan says 34 militants killed in "precise" strikes in northwest

Pakistani air strikes on Wednesday killed 34 militants in the lawless northwest of the country, near the mountainous border with Afghanistan, security officials said, but tribal residents put the toll at 20.

Mar 18, 2015, 15:38 PM IST

Polio team ambushed in Pak's restive NW; driver killed

 A driver of a polio team was today killed and a polio worker injured when militants ambushed them in Pakistan's troubled tribal region in the northwest ahead of a nationwide anti-polio drive, officials said.

Feb 14, 2015, 19:14 PM IST

Four militants arrested in Pak's Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa: Police

 Pakistani security forces on Wednesday claimed to have arrested four militants, including an important commander of a banned organisation, in the restive northwestern Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province.

Jan 21, 2015, 22:33 PM IST

Seven militants killed in Pakistan blast inside militant hideout

At least seven militants were killed inside their hideout on Friday in a high-intensity explosion in Pakistan's restive tribal region, officials said.

Jan 09, 2015, 12:21 PM IST

31 militants killed in Pakistan airstrikes: Officials

At least 31 militants were killed Saturday during airstrikes by Pakistani fighter jets in the country`s restive northwest, the military said.

Jan 04, 2015, 00:03 AM IST

23 militants killed in air strikes in North Waziristan

 At least 23 suspected militants were killed today when Pakistani fighter jets targeted their hideouts in Shawal area of North Waziristan Agency.

Jan 01, 2015, 10:14 AM IST

Pakistan air strikes kill 11 militants: Military

Pakistan`s military said on Wednesday it had killed 11 militants in air strikes in a troubled tribal district near the Afghan border.

Dec 10, 2014, 11:27 AM IST

Pakistani Taliban militants behead man in full public view

Taliban militants have publicly beheaded a man for allegedly spying for the security forces in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region.

Nov 15, 2014, 12:55 PM IST