Air strikes kill 42 militants in North Waziristan

At least 42 militants were killed when Pakistani military jets pounded militant hideouts in the restive North Waziristan province, the army said on Tuesday.

15 militants, 1 soldier killed in North Waziristan

 At least 15 militants were killed today in airstrikes by Pakistani military in the restive North Waziristan tribal region, where the security forces have launched a major offensive to wipe out the Taliban.

Senior Pak Taliban commander killed

 A senior Pakistani Taliban commander has been killed in a clash with security forces in the lawless North Waziristan tribal region, where a major military campaign against militants is underway.

Pakistan asks Afghanistan to 'eliminate terrorist sanctuaries'

 Pakistan Thursday reiterated its call on neighbouring Afghanistan to eliminate "hideouts of the Pakistani militants on the Afghan side of the border".Security officials insist that Pakistani Taliban leaders, who have fled the country as a result of ongoing military operations, now operate from the Afghan border regions.

Pak protests with Afghanistan over cross border attack

 Pakistan today lodged a protest with Afghanistan over a cross border attack by militants in the North Waziristan tribal region.

Pakistan says air strikes kill 40 militants in northwest

Pakistan`s military said Wednesday it killed 40 insurgents and destroyed five of their hideouts in fresh air attacks as part of a major offensive against the Taliban in the northwest.

20 militants killed in Pakistan airstrikes

 At least 20 militants were killed Tuesday during airstrikes in Pakistan`s Khyber Agency area.

Hardline Pakistan Taliban group claims police attack

A new hardline breakaway faction of the Pakistani Taliban Tuesday claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on police in Pakistan`s restive northwest that killed one official.

Pak army kills 32 militants in North Waziristan

 At least 32 militants were killed in the latest air strikes on their hideouts in the ongoing military operation in Pakistan's North Waziristan tribal region, military said today.

Bomb kills religious leader and guards in northwest Pakistan

A bomb killed a Pakistani religious leader and two of his guards during a celebration at a northwestern shrine on Monday, police said, as officers prepared for a militant backlash over a continuing military operation. 

Bomb kills two soldiers in NW Pakistan

A bomb killed at least two Pakistani soldiers in the country`s northwestern tribal district where the army is carrying out a major offensive against Taliban militants, officials said.

Pak troops battling for control of key town

Pakistani infantry troops and commandos backed by artillery, gunships and jets are fighting militants to secure control of the important town of Mirali in North Waziristan, the army said on Tuesday.

Suicide bombers` training den in North Waziristan unearthed

A key facility run by Afghan militant group Haqqani network for training the suicide bombers has been unearthed in Pakistan`s troubled North Waziristan tribal region, a media report said today.

13 militants killed in Pakistan air raids

At least 13 suspected militants were killed Tuesday after jet fighters attacked hideouts in Pakistan`s tribal region of North Waziristan.

Nearly 800,000 displaced in Pakistan

Nearly 800,000 people have been internally displaced in Pakistan as a military operation against militants progressed in North Waziristan, media reported Tuesday.

Five militants killed in Pakistan air raids

At least five suspected militants were killed and as many militant hideouts were destroyed after jet fighters pounded parts of Pakistan`s tribal region of North Waziristan early Saturday.

Fresh Pak airstrikes kill scores of militants

Pakistani air force jets today pounded the restive North Waziristan tribal region near the Afghan border, killing scores of militants, mostly Uzbeks, as part of the massive military offensive against the Taliban.

Bombing kills Pak soldier in North Waziristan

A Pakistani army soldier was killed today in the restive North Waziristan tribal region after being hit by a bomb planted by militants, the military said.

Pak, Afghan DGMOs discuss border issue

The Afghan DGMO, leading an eight-member military delegation, today met his Pakistani counterpart here and discussed recent tensions on the border in the wake of the army operation against Taliban militants in North Waziristan.

Pak army says Haqqani network on hit list

The Pakistan army today said militants of the feared Haqqani network based in the North Waziristan tribal region will also be targeted during the ongoing military operation in the restive region.