NW Pakistan

Will form coalition govt in terror-hit NW Pakistan: Imran Khan`s party

The cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan`s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party on Friday declared to lead a coalition government in the terror-hit northwestern province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

May 18, 2013, 00:34 AM IST

Suicide attack kills 17 soldiers in NW Pakistan

Death toll of last night`s suicide bomb attack at an army check post in Pakistan`s northwest tribal area of North Waziristan has risen to 17 on Sunday morning, local media reported.

Mar 24, 2013, 14:23 PM IST

Clash in NW Pakistan kills 2 police, 15 militants

Dozens of militants bearing rocket-propelled grenades attacked a key security checkpoint near the Pakistani city of Peshawar early Wednesday, sparking a three-hour clash that killed two police officers.

May 18, 2011, 14:01 PM IST

US aid group attacked in NW Pakistan; 6 dead

Suspected militants armed with assault rifles and a homemade bomb attacked the offices of a US-based Christian aid group helping earthquake survivors in northwestern Pakistan on Wednesday.

Mar 11, 2010, 00:02 AM IST

Bomb kills 2 anti-Taliban elders in NW Pakistan

A roadside bomb struck a vehicle carrying a group of anti-Taliban tribal elders in Pakistan`s volatile northwest Sunday, killing two and critically wounding four others.

Jan 03, 2010, 14:27 PM IST

US drone strike kills 3 in NW Pakistan: Officials

A US pilotless aircraft fired a missile into Pakistan`s North Waziristan tribal district on Friday, killing three suspected Taliban insurgents, an intelligence official said.

Jan 01, 2010, 14:22 PM IST

Suicide bomber near Pakistan mosque kills 10

A suicide car bomber detonated his explosives near a mosque inside a police compound in northwestern Pakistan on Friday, killing 10 people in the latest attack by suspected Taliban militants waging war against the government.

Dec 18, 2009, 18:35 PM IST

Taliban blow up school in NW Pakistan: Official

Taliban militants blew up a girls` school in Pakistan`s Khyber district on Monday, officials said, as two soldiers and seven insurgents were killed in clashes in the northwest tribal belt.

Dec 14, 2009, 13:01 PM IST

33 killed in suicide attack in northwest Pakistan

At least 33 people were killed and
65 others injured when a suicide bomber blew up his explosive-
laden jeep in a crowded market in northwest Pakistan.

Nov 29, 2009, 22:38 PM IST

41 killed in Pak market blast; Taliban vows more attacks

A suicide car bombing targeting Pak troops killed 41 in Peshawar on Monday, as the Taliban pledged to mobilise fighters across the country for more strikes.

Oct 12, 2009, 20:34 PM IST

Flood in NW Pakistan killed over 2 dozen people: UN

Flash foods, triggered by heavy rainfall last week, have resulted in over two dozen deaths and destruction of over 400 houses in N-W Pakistan, UN agencies said.

Aug 18, 2009, 09:23 AM IST

Bomb outside NW Pakistan school wounds 6

Police say a bomb outside a school in Pakistan`s northwest has wounded six people.

Aug 08, 2009, 21:17 PM IST