Bomb kills two soldiers in NW Pakistan

A bomb killed at least two Pakistani soldiers in the country`s northwestern tribal district where the army is carrying out a major offensive against Taliban militants, officials said.

Jul 25, 2014, 13:11 PM IST

Pakistan eases curfew as bigger offensive looms

Pakistan eased a curfew in a tribal area Wednesday to allow civilians to flee a major offensive against the Taliban, signalling a likely escalation in the campaign as the US hit the militants with drone strikes.

Jun 18, 2014, 23:30 PM IST

Shoot-on-sight orders in Pakistani tribal region

A long-standing curfew in Pakistan`s troubled North Wazirstan tribal region has been tightened following the start of a ground offensive.

Jun 16, 2014, 01:16 AM IST

Pakistani jets bomb Taliban hideouts in North Waziristan, 15 killed

Pakistani jets early on Thursday carried out airstrikes against Taliban hideouts in a northwestern tribal district, killing at least 15 people, security officials said.

Feb 20, 2014, 10:07 AM IST

Malala has done `nothing` to earn rights prize: Taliban

The Pakistani Taliban on Thursday said teenage activist Malala Yousafzai had done "nothing" to deserve a prestigious EU rights award and vowed to try again to kill her.

Oct 10, 2013, 19:48 PM IST

Journalist`s killing upsets Pakistani daily

Malik Mumtaz Khan, who was gunned down on February 27, was the 13th journalist to be killed in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas since 2002.

Mar 01, 2013, 11:35 AM IST

Six killed in US drone attack in Pakistan

A US drone Tuesday targeted a compound in the restive North Waziristan tribal region of Pakistan, killing six militants and injuring several others.

Nov 15, 2011, 09:51 AM IST

Taliban to attack officials if power cuts continue

A Taliban commander in Pakistan`s
North Waziristan tribal region has warned that he will send suicide bombers to target top officials of a state-run power utility if electricity is not restored in the area in 48 hours.

Oct 04, 2011, 14:27 PM IST

`Options open if Pak continues to support terror`

A top American Senator Monday underlined
that Washington needs to have "all options" on the table if Islamabad does not abandon the policy of embracing terrorism.

Sep 26, 2011, 11:28 AM IST

US drone strike kills 20 militants in NW Pak

A US drone strike in Pakistan`s
northwestern tribal belt along the Afghan border Wednesday killed at least seven fighters of the militant Haqqani network, local security officials said.

Aug 10, 2011, 11:32 AM IST

US drone kills at least 4 in Pakistan: Officials

US has called Pakistan`s semi-autonomous northwest tribal region the most dangerous place on Earth.

Jul 06, 2011, 12:53 PM IST

US drone strike kills five militants in Pakistan

A US missile strike by a drone killed at least five militants in Pakistan`s North Waziristan tribal district on Monday, Pakistani security officials said.

Nov 01, 2010, 11:55 AM IST

23 militants killed in drone and Pak forces operations

American drones carried out one
of their deadliest strikes in Pakistan`s troubled northwest
firing 18 missiles to hit multiple Taliban targets, including
terrorist training camps, hideouts and vehicles killing 15

May 11, 2010, 18:06 PM IST