Kurram

15 killed, at least 70 injured as twin explosions hit Pakistan's Parachinar, suicide bombing expected

15 killed, at least 70 injured as twin explosions hit Pakistan's Parachinar, suicide bombing expected

Another twin explosion rocked the Parachinar area of Pakistan on Friday killing at least 15 people and injuring dozens. 

Jun 23, 2017, 18:48 PM IST

US drone strike in Pakistan kills senior TTP commander

At least three Taliban militants including a senior commander have been killed in a US drone strike in northwest Pakistan's border region with Afghanistan.

Mar 19, 2015, 19:05 PM IST

Eight killed in mine blast in Pakistan`s Kurram region

At least eight people were killed and six others injured Tuesday in a land-mine explosion in Kurram tribal region in north-western Pakistan, a media report said.

Jun 03, 2014, 19:46 PM IST

Landmine blast kills 2 in northwest Pakistan

Two members of the minority Shia community were killed and six more injured when a pick-up truck hit a landmine in the restive Kurram tribal region of northwest Pakistan on Friday, officials said.

Jul 26, 2013, 17:51 PM IST

Heavy fighting in Pak tribal areas kills dozens

Pakistani fighter jets bombed militant hideouts in tribal areas near the Afghan border on Wednesday.

Feb 01, 2012, 13:16 PM IST

Pakistan troops kill 20 militants in northwest

A Pakistani government official said the fighting began when a group of Pakistani militants attacked a security post.

Jan 26, 2012, 14:21 PM IST

UN scales up aid to Pakistan`s Kurram region

A spokesman for the office of UNHCR said some 84,000 people are believed to have fled Kurram.

Jul 13, 2011, 11:37 AM IST

Pakistan offensive displaces 28,000

Pakistan is under pressure from Washington to do more to destroy militant sanctuaries.

Jul 06, 2011, 08:37 AM IST

Pakistan: 13 killed as gunmen target Shias

Thirteen people were killed and
16 others kidnapped in separate attacks by pro-Taliban
militants.

Mar 25, 2011, 20:53 PM IST

Pakistan Army kills 20 alleged militants: Official

It is difficult to confirm death tolls because of restricted access.

Dec 30, 2010, 15:34 PM IST

Pak blast: 38 dead, 50 injured in terror attack on mosque, jirga meet

38 people, including a former parliamentarian, were dead & 50 others were injured in a mosque attack.

Aug 23, 2010, 21:24 PM IST