The Pakistan Army on Tuesday said it has unearthed a bomb factory and seized a huge cache of explosives during their ground operation against the Taliban militants in the restive North Waziristan tribal region.Jul 01, 2014, 18:27 PM IST
At least 30 militants were killed today in targeted airstrikes conducted by Pakistan`s military in the restive northwest tribal region, taking the total number of terrorists killed in the army`s all-out offensive against the Taliban to over 260.Jun 21, 2014, 14:37 PM IST
Pakistani officials said Monday they would begin administering polio vaccines to children at security checkpoints in the country`s lawless tribal belt.Apr 15, 2014, 02:21 AM IST
A three-day anti-polio drive has been launched in the lawless tribal belt of northwest Pakistan to vaccinate over 220,000 children though women health workers are not part of the campaign for security reasons.Nov 19, 2013, 17:58 PM IST
Two personnel of the Khasadar militia were injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up in a crowded market in Pakistan`s restive tribal belt on Monday, officials said.Nov 06, 2012, 00:45 AM IST
Pak Security forces shelled militant positions in the restive tribal belt.Feb 20, 2011, 16:19 PM IST
The US brands the tribal region near Afghan border a global HQ of al Qaeda.Jan 29, 2011, 12:22 PM IST
The top US commander in
Afghanistan said Tuesday that Pakistan recognised the need to
take more action against insurgents in tribal regions from
which they can attack NATO forces over the border.
Amid reports that members of the Sikh community were reluctant to return to their homes in Pakistan`s restive Orakzai Agency.Oct 20, 2010, 21:37 PM IST
The clashes over the allocation of irrigation water began three weeks ago.Sep 17, 2010, 21:11 PM IST
At least 13 people were killed in a fresh gun battle between two rival groups over
distribution of irrigation water in Pakistan`s restive tribal
belt, taking to 50 the toll in three weeks of fighting over
Militants ambushed a government
vehicle in the restive Khyber tribal region in northwest
Pakistan on Thursday, injuring at least three people, including a
The commander of a militia in Pakistan`s tribal belt survived an attempt on his life on Friday when security forces defused a bomb planted in his vehicle by militants.May 07, 2010, 15:40 PM IST
Pakistani helicopter gunships on Sunday pounded Taliban hideouts in the volatile Orakzai tribal region in the country`s northwest, killing at least four militants.May 02, 2010, 14:58 PM IST
Pro-Taliban militants on Thursday blew
up three schools in the lawless Orakzai tribal region in
northwest Pakistan, where security forces killed at least five
insurgents and apprehended 23 more.
Backed by helicopter gunships and
artillery, Pakistani security forces today killed at least 13
militants and arrested 26 others in the restive tribal belt
and adjoining areas.
Pakistani military helicopter gunships on Thursday pounded militant hideouts in restive Orakzai tribal region killing at least 12 terrorists while a Taliban commander was among six insurgents who died in a clash between two rival rebel factions in the area.Apr 01, 2010, 21:10 PM IST
At least 10 militants were killed
in clashes with security forces and air strikes in northwest
Pakistan`s restive Aurakzai tribal region on Thursday, officials
The Taliban on Wednesday blew up a girls`
school in Pakistan`s restive northwestern tribal region, a day
after it was reopened by authorities following its closure by
the militants two years ago.
Authorities have imposed a ban on
the use of motorcycles in Bara area of Pakistan`s restive
Khyber tribal region, warning that anyone violating the order
would be shot at sight.