South Waziristan

At least 5 killed in IED blast in Pakistan's Waziristan

At least 5 killed in IED blast in Pakistan's Waziristan

At least five people were killed in an improvised explosive device (IED) blast in South Waziristan.

Dec 01, 2017, 17:49 PM IST

Taliban blow up girls' school in Pakistani tribal area

There were no casualties, but the bomb destroyed three out of five classrooms of the government girls' primary school in Tiarza village in South Waziristan.

Feb 20, 2016, 19:51 PM IST

Four soldiers, nine militants killed as security post attacked in Pak

At least four soldiers and nine militants were killed after insurgents attacked a security post in Pakistan's northwestern restive tribal region near the Afghan border where a massive army operation is underway against the Taliban.

Jul 12, 2015, 13:51 PM IST

Taliban kill Pakistani soldier in attack on Army bunker

A Taliban gunman on Tuesday shot and killed a Pakistani soldier in an attack on an army bunker in the country`s northwestern region that is a hotbed of Islamist militant activity, an official said.

Jul 07, 2015, 18:47 PM IST

Pakistan, Afghanistan summon envoys to lodge protest

Pakistan and Afghanistan have summoned each other's ambassadors to lodge protest over detention of an official of the Pakistani mission in Kandahar by Afghan authorities and a border clash prompted by construction of a gate by Pakistani Army at a transit point.

Jul 03, 2015, 16:20 PM IST

Pakistan militant mourns loss of al Qaeda commander

A former spokesman for the Pakistani Taliban says an al Qaeda commander killed by a CIA drone strike played an important role in the 'war against America.'

Apr 24, 2015, 00:55 AM IST

Anti-Taliban peace committee member shot dead by gunmen in Pakistan

An anti-Taliban peace committee member was today shot dead by unidentified gunmen this northwestern city of Pakistan.

Mar 31, 2015, 20:47 PM IST

Landmine blast kills tribal elder, son in Pakistan

 A tribal elder and his son were killed today when a landmine exploded in Pakistan's restive northwest region.

Mar 24, 2015, 21:42 PM IST

Hand grenade hurled at policeman's house in Pak, 4 killed

 At least four persons including a police officer were killed today when some unidentified people hurled a hand grenade at his house in Pakistan's restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.

Jan 14, 2015, 22:21 PM IST

US drone strike kills four militants in NW Pakistan

A US drone strike killed at least four militants in Pakistan`s restive tribal region near the Afghan border, security officials said Thursday.

Oct 30, 2014, 10:44 AM IST

Anti-polio drive launched in NW Pakistan

Pakistani authorities on Monday launched an anti-polio drive aimed at covering over 700,000 children in the tribal areas and frontier regions of the country`s northwest.

Feb 24, 2014, 21:41 PM IST

Imran Khan seeks `unconditional ceasefire` from Taliban

Seeking an "unconditional ceasefire" from the Pakistani Taliban, cricketer-turned- politician Imran Khan on Monday said targeted action should be taken against militants who do not join the peace process.

Feb 24, 2014, 21:30 PM IST

Two killed, police officer injured in blasts in NW Pakistan

Two persons were killed and a senior officer of a bomb disposal squad was injured in two blasts in Pakistan`s restive northwest on Monday, police said.

Jan 20, 2014, 23:32 PM IST

Two Pak soldiers killed in blast

Two Pakistani soldiers were killed and four others injured on Wednesday in a blast in the country`s restive South Waziristan tribal region.

Oct 30, 2013, 12:27 PM IST

Four terrorists killed in clashes with Pakistani security forces

At least four terrorists and one security personnel were killed in clashes in Sararogha area of Pakistan`s South Waziristan.

Aug 27, 2013, 10:16 AM IST

Four killed in violence in northwest Pakistan

Four persons, including two children, were killed and several others injured in two separate incidents of violence in Pakistan`s restive northwest on Friday, officials said.

Apr 19, 2013, 23:24 PM IST

Three militants killed in US drone attack in Pak

At least three militants were killed and several others injured when a US drone targeted a compound in Pakistan`s North Waziristan region.

Dec 21, 2012, 16:41 PM IST

Two Pak soldiers killed as troops foil suicide att

The troops opened fire and both suicide attackers were killed when the vehicle blew up.

Dec 05, 2012, 14:14 PM IST

IED blast kills soldier in Pak`s South Waziristan

A Pakistani soldier was killed when an improvised explosive device went off in South Waziristan tribal region.

Oct 08, 2012, 22:35 PM IST

Pak Army officer killed in South Waziristan

A Pakistan Army officer was killed when troops were targeted with an improvised explosive device in the restive South Waziristan tribal region.

Jun 21, 2012, 23:05 PM IST

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