Tribal area

Pakistan air strikes kill 50 militants in tribal area: Military

At least 50 militants were killed and their ammunition dump destroyed Monday in air strikes on hideouts in northwest Pakistan near the Afghan border, the military said.

Aug 18, 2015, 00:06 AM IST

First suicide blast in Pakistan tribal area since military offensive

Three people were killed Tuesday in a suicide bombing in Pakistan`s restive North Waziristan tribal area, the first such attack there since the military launched a major operation against the Taliban and other militants.

Jun 24, 2014, 22:27 PM IST

No military operation in Pakistan`s tribal areas: Minister

Pakistan on Friday said no decision has been made on launching a full-fledged military operation in the restive tribal areas, where air strikes have been carried out against the Taliban after the suspension of a peace process.

Feb 28, 2014, 17:48 PM IST

Post officer in tribal area or face contempt: HC to Maha

The Bombay High Court has given an ultimatum to Maharashtra government to face contempt action or forthwith appoint an IAS officer to ensure implementation of welfare schemes.

Feb 28, 2013, 14:40 PM IST

Blast kills 3 in Pakistan`s tribal region

At least three people were on Friday killed following a bomb blast near an army check post in a Pakistani tribal region, officials said.

Feb 08, 2013, 17:13 PM IST

Militants kill alleged spy in Pakistan tribal area

Pakistani officials say that militants have killed a man they suspected of providing information that led to a US drone strike in which a top militant commander lost his life.

Jan 24, 2013, 14:04 PM IST

Militants kidnap about 60 in Pakistan tribal area

Militants armed with assault rifles kidnapped about 60 people in a tribal region.

May 15, 2010, 18:12 PM IST

Pakistani militants bomb school in tribal area

Pro-Taliban militants bombed a state-run boys` school in Pakistan’s lawless tribal belt bordering Afghanistan on Saturday though there were no casualties, officials said.

Feb 13, 2010, 18:35 PM IST