Pakistan imposes polio related travel bans on tribal regions

Pakistan on Thursday announced that residents of its restive tribal belt would not be able to travel to other parts of the country without getting vaccinating against polio.

Chhattisgarh BJP to discuss dismal performance in tribal belt

Stung by a dismal show in tribal regions of Chhattisgarh in the Assembly polls, BJP leaders have called for an "introspection" to consolidate party`s prospects in the areas.

Pakistan raises drone issue at UN

Pakistan has raised the issue of US drone strikes in its tribal regions at the UN Security Council, calling for their cessation and seeking "urgent" talks to resolve the issue, the Associated Press of Pakistan (APP) reported.

Pakistani provincial assembly says no to US drones

Pakistan`s Punjab provincial assembly adopted a resolution Friday condemning the US drone strikes in the country`s tribal regions.

Women victims of witch-hunt in tribal Assam

There have been numerous such cases in tribal-dominated areas in Assam, mostly of women, either widowed or living alone, who are beaten, and sometimes even killed, after being branded as witches.