Fighting between Pakistani tribes leaves 47 dead

Peshawar (Pakistan) - A gunfight between two Pakistani tribes over disputed mountain territory close to the Afghan border on Saturday left at least 47...

Zarb-e-Azb: 13 terrorists killed in Datta Khel airstrikes

As many as 13 terrorists were killed in aerial strikes by the security forces in Datta Khel of North Waziristan on Wednesday.According to Inter-Services...

Ten militants killed in Bara clashes

LANDI KOTAL: Security forces killed 10 militants in the Bara tehsil of Khyber Agency on Friday.The forces also arrested 87 suspected militants during a...

Zarb-e-Azb: Airstrikes kill at least 12 terrorists in Khyber agency

Military jets bombed the militant hideouts in restive Khyber tribal agency on Tuesday which killed at least 12 terrorists.The air-strikes were carried...

Fata Parliamentarians Call On PM

Islamabad , FATA Parliamentarians called on Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani at Prime Minister's House Thursday and asked him to visit FATA to...

The militancy across the Afghan border disturbs the law and order situation in FATA

LANDIKOTAL: APA Landikotal expressed his doubt saying the mortar shells may be fired from across the Afghan border that occasionally hit the innocent people.The...

Suicide attack kills seven Pakistani soldiers

A suicide attack has killed seven Pakistani soldiers in a restive northwestern tribal region near the Afghan border, the military said on Monday.The incident...

FATA secretariat annoys Cricket Associations

Peshawar ,PCB FATA-Coordinator Nisar Khan demanded of the government to take notice of the dilapidated condition of sports in FATA.Talking to journalists here on...

Zarb-e-Azb will bring peace in entire region: COAS

Referring to the ongoing operation Zarb-e-Azb, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif said on Sunday that its aim was to bring enduring...

Bomb kills 14 in Pakistan tribal zone

PESHAWAR, Pakistan - A bomb tore through a vehicle in Pakistan's northwestern tribal belt on Wednesday, killing 14 members of the same clan, including...

Akhuwat Scheme: Interest-free small loans for skilled people of FATA soon

People of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) would be provided interest-free small loans up to the tune of Rs 50,000 under Akhuwat Scheme.According to...

Taliban block polio efforts in Pakistan

Peshawar: Efforts to combat polio in Pakistan have received a sudden setback just as the fight against the disease had seemed to be going...

Bomb kills three in Pakistani tribal area: officials

A roadside bomb on Monday killed a local government official and two others in one of Pakistan's restive tribal areas bordering Afghanistan, officials said.The...

Drone attacks are no more acceptable, Munawar Hassan

LANDIKOTAL - While speaking to massive protest march and sit in at Babe Khyber Jamrud against the restoration of the NATO supply on Tuesday...

FATA parliamentary leader strongly condemns NATO air strike

Islamabad, Federal Minister for SAFRON Eng. Shaukat Ullah and FATA Parliamentary leader Haji Muneer Orakzai strongly condemned the NATO air strike on salar check...

One killed five injured in Torkham bomb blast

An afghan national was killed and four other injured including two Khasadar force personnel and a NLC worker at Torkham in a powerful...

PM Nawaz lauds sacrifices of tribal people in war against terror

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has said that terrorism has been eliminated from North Waziristan Agency as a result of Operation Zarb-e-Azb.Addressing temporarily displaced...

Poverty main cause of extremism in Pakistan’s tribal areas, finds research

Islamabad: Poverty and a sense of deprivation are the major reasons for extremism and radicalisation in the tribal areas of Pakistan, and there is...

Militants kill anti-Taliban tribesmen in Pakistan

KHAR, Pakistan - Militants armed with rockets and hand grenades attacked the house of a prominent anti-Taliban elder in Pakistan's tribal belt on Friday,...

Hina Khar admits terror safe havens exist in Pakistan border region

Islamabad, Pakistan Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar has acknowledged that terror safe havens exist on the Pakistani side of the border with Afghanistan, but...