Last Updated: Sunday, December 25, 2011, 21:18
17 pro-Taliban militants were killed in operations by security forces in northwest Pakistan near the Afghan border.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 13, 2011, 23:29
The Taliban, who are opposed to the education of girls,
have destroyed hundreds of schools across northwest Pakistan.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 11, 2011, 00:19
The Taliban have targeted several Sufi shrines in northwest Pakistan in recent years.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 23, 2011, 11:13
Taliban militants are opposed to the practice of people paying their respect at Sufi shrines.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 07, 2010, 00:25
Three pro-Taliban militants were killed during a clash with security forces in the
restive Mohmand tribal region of northwest Pakistan, officials
Last Updated: Sunday, September 05, 2010, 16:41
Pro-Taliban militants have
resurfaced in areas on the outskirts of the northwestern
Pakistani city of Peshawar and are trying to enforce their
writ through actions such as a ban on shaving beards.
Last Updated: Friday, June 11, 2010, 00:01
militants, including five commanders, today surrendered to the
security forces in Bajaur tribal region of northwest Pakistan,
Last Updated: Monday, April 12, 2010, 08:43
Troops backed by helicopter gunships killed 43 militants and destroyed three hideouts in the volatile Orakzai tribal region of northwest Pakistan on Sunday, official sources said.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 11, 2010, 16:38
Pakistani troops backed by gunship helicopters on Sunday destroyed three hideouts, killing 12 militants in the restive northwesten Orakzai tribal region.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 25, 2010, 16:13
Pro-Taliban militants have beheaded two of six tribal elders who were kidnapped a month ago from the lawless Aurakzai tribal region in northwest Pakistan, sources said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Friday, March 19, 2010, 23:13
Pro-Taliban militants on Friday blew up two state-run schools in the Bajaur tribal region in northwest Pakistan, taking the number of schools destroyed in the area to 74.
Last Updated: Friday, February 26, 2010, 08:43
Pro-Taliban militants blew up two government-run schools in the troubled Mohmand tribal region in northwest Pakistan on Thursday, officials said.
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