Orakzai Agency

Army chief Qamar Javed Bajwa slams US for drone strike in Pakistan

Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has lashed out at the US for carrying out drone strikes "unilaterally" on a militant hideout in the tribal Orakzai Agency.

Jun 15, 2017, 14:36 PM IST
Airstrikes, gun battle kill 60 militants in Pakistan

Airstrikes, gun battle kill 60 militants in Pakistan

About 60 militants were killed in airstrikes by Pakistan military and a gun battle that ensued after terrorists attacked army check posts in the volatile northwest tribal region, officials said on Saturday.

Dec 27, 2014, 18:33 PM IST

Five killed in Pakistan blast

At least five people were killed and three injured in a bomb blast in Pakistan`s northwest tribal region of Orakzai Agency.

Jan 23, 2013, 17:50 PM IST

Six killed in bomb blast in Pakistan

At least six persons were killed and 15 more injured when a bomb went off in a crowded market in the Orakzai tribal region of northwest Pakistan.

Oct 11, 2012, 12:25 PM IST

30 militants killed in northwest Pakistan

Troops backed by gunship helicopters retaliated, killing
30 militant and destroying five rebel hideouts.

Dec 22, 2011, 12:56 PM IST

Pak Army kills 39 Taliban in Orakzai Agency

Pakistani security forces are continuing offensive in Orakzai Agency of FATA.

Jun 24, 2010, 12:06 PM IST

Pak security forces kill 11 militants

At least 11 militants were killed on Thursday by security forces in Pakistan`s tribal region bordering Afghanistan, a media report said.

Apr 22, 2010, 12:11 PM IST

Pak fighter jets pound FATA, 13 militants killed

At least more 13 militants were killed and over 20 injured in the latest air strikes as Pakistani security forces continued their offensive in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas’ (FATA) Orakzai Agency.

Apr 08, 2010, 13:18 PM IST