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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Militants kidnap about 60 in Pakistan tribal area

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

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.