Three killed in blast in Pakistan

At least three people, including a child, were killed and 13 others injured today in a blast targeting a security forces covoy in this northwestern Pakistani city.

Three killed in blast in Pakistan

At least three people, including a child, were killed and 13 others injured today in a blast targeting a security forces covoy in this northwestern Pakistani city.

Pakistan militants kill three in attacks targeting police

Militants Monday killed three people in attacks targeting police in Pakistan`s restive northwest, officials said.

Ten militants killed in fresh airstrikes in northwest Pakistan

At least 10 militants were killed and explosives destroyed in fresh airstrikes by Pakistan's security forces as part of a major military offensive against the Taliban in the restive North Waziristan Agency on Monday.

Militants blow up girls' school in northwest Pakistan

A government girls' school was blown up on Monday by militants near the Afghan border in Pakistan's troubled northwest tribal region.

One Sikh killed, 2 injured in gunmen attack in northwest Pak

A Sikh businessman was killed and two others injured on Saturday when unknown gunmen opened indiscriminate fire on them in this restive northwestern city of Pakistan, prompting protests and road blockade from the members of the minority community.

Freed Pakistani academic taught Taliban captors' children

A Pakistani academic freed after four years in Taliban captivity on Friday told how he taught the militants' children maths and English and met their feared former leader Hakimullah Mehsud.

Torrential rain, hailstorm kills 16 in Pakistan

At least 16 people, including nine children, were killed and over 80 others injured on Friday in Peshawar, capital of Pakistan`s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, as roofs and walls of buildings collapsed due to heavy rain.

Two new polio cases found in Pakistan

Two new cases of crippling polio virus have been reported in Pakistan`s troubled northwestern region, bringing the total number of victims detected this year to 104, a health official said on Friday.

Kapoors` ancestral home in Peshawar crumbling: Report

The dilapidated ancestral home of Indian film industry`s celebrated Kapoor family in Pakistan`s northwestern city of Peshawar may crumble soon, according to a media report.

Nine security personnel killed in Pakistan unrest: official

At least eight paramilitaries were killed in a gunfight with militants in Pakistan`s restive northwest early on Friday, while a policeman died when a hidden bomb exploded in a city centre.

Nine killed in two attacks in Pakistan

At least nine people were killed and eight injured in two separate attacks in Pakistan.

Gunmen planned to blow up plane in Pakistan by hitting fuel tank

Holed up deep inside a Taliban-friendly neighbourhood, gunmen waited patiently for the passenger plane to approach the airport before raising their guns into the night sky and unleashing a hail of bullets to shoot it down.

Pak airstrikes, clash kill 18 militants

At least 18 militants were on Monday killed, including a key TTP commander, and over 30 injured in airstrikes on their hideouts near Pak-Afghan border and clash between two rival militant groups in northwest Pakistan`s restive tribal region.

Pak Taliban says govt not serious about peace talks

A member of the Pakistani Taliban`s negotiating team on Friday accused the government of not being serious in peace talks.

Two killed as gunmen attack NATO trucks in Pakistan`s northwest

Unidentified gunmen today attacked three NATO container trucks in northwest Pakistan`s restive tribal region near the Afghan border, killing two drivers and kidnapping two others.

Nine of family shot dead in Pakistan

At least nine people of a family were killed and seven others wounded when their vehicle was ambushed by unidentified armed men in this northwestern city in Pakistan today.

Militants kidnap 100 tribesmen in northwest Pakistan

Hours after kidnapping 100 tribesmen in northwest Pakistan, the militants today released most of them after security forces launched an operation to rescue them.

Five TTP militants killed in Pakistan attack

Five Pakistani Taliban militants, including a key commander, were killed when unknown gunmen attacked their vehicle in the restive northwest Pakistan tribal region.

Anti-polio woman worker kidnapped by armed men, body recovered

The police on Monday recovered the body of an anti-polio woman health worker who was kidnapped by some armed men from this northwestern city late last night.