Foreign office condemns recent US drone strikes in North Waziristan

The foreign office of Pakistan has reprehended the US drone strikes in North Waziristan that took place last week.Reports state that the drone...

Challange for election commission in FATA

Peshawar ,The removal of the top bureaucracy in FATA is a challenge for the election commission. For free, fair and transparent elections in tribal...

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...

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...

Suicide bomber kills six in NW Pakistan: officials

Peshawar (Pakistan) - A suicide bomber killed at least six people and wounded 31 others when he blew himself up outside a local government...

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...

Religious violence, abuse growing: world study

WASHINGTON - Religious-linked violence and abuse rose around the world between 2006 and 2009, with Christians and Muslims the most common targets, according to...

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...

37 killed in Pakistan clash near Afghan border

PESHAWAR, Pakistan - At least three soldiers and up to 34 militants were killed on Thursday in a gunbattle in Pakistan's restive tribal district...

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...

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...

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...

Nine militants killed in North Waziristan’s fresh air strike

Zarb-e-Azb: At least nine militants were killed in an air strike in Datta Khel area of North Waziristan on Wednesday. According to media reports,...

Zarb-e-Azb: 10 terrorists killed in North Waziristan

More than 10 terrorists were killed in the Pakistan Army operation in North Waziristan on Thursday. 'According to ISPR officials these terrorists were killed...

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...

US drone strike kills five militants in NW Pakistan

Peshawar (Pakistan) - A US drone attack on a militant compound in a restive Pakistani tribal area Tuesday killed at least five militants, security...

Muslims mark Eid al-Adha in shadow of unrest

MINA, Saudi Arabia - The world's Muslims on Sunday marked the Eid al-Adha feast which caps the hajj pilgrimage to Mecca, with the festival...

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...

‘Fifty killed’ in Pakistan tribal offensive

PESHAWAR, Pakistan - Pakistan officials said Friday that a four-day air and ground offensive against militants in a key tribal district had left 42...

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...