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Director FATA Health visits Bannu, directs best medical cover to IDPs

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 7th July 2014

Director FATA Health visits Bannu, directs best medical cover to IDPs PESHAWAR: On the directives of Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Sardar Mehtab Ahmad Khan, Director Health FATA, Dr. Pervaiz Kamal visited IDPs camps in Bannu. On the occasion, he was briefed by Dr. Surgeon, Hamid-ur-Rehman regarding problems faced by displaced persons and the health care facilities provided to them in camps. Dr. Pervaiz Kamal said that tribesmen...


Gas cylinder explosion in Khyber Agency claims 5 lives

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 2nd July 2014

Gas cylinder explosion in Khyber Agency claims 5 lives KHYBER AGENCY: As many as five people including three children lost their lives in a gas cylinder explosion occurred at a house in Khyber Agency, Aaj News reported on Wednesday. According to the official sources,  family of Sharif Gul was cooking meal after Iftar when the gas cylinder exploded, killing his mother, wife and three...


Bomb martyrs eight soldiers in North Waziristan: military

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 8th May 2014

Bomb martyrs eight soldiers in North Waziristan: military MIRANSHAH: A roadside bomb martyred at least eight soldiers and wounded several others in a tribal area bordering Afghanistan on Thursday, the military said. The bomb exploded as a military convoy passed in the village of Ghulamkhan in North Waziristan. “At least eight security forces personnel embraced martyrdom in an IED (Improvised Explosive Device) blast...


Hangu: Three proclaimed offenders nabbed

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 5th May 2014

Hangu: Three proclaimed offenders nabbed HANGU: Three proclaimed offenders were arrested by police during various raids at Thall area here on Monday. According to Police, three proclaimed offenders Azizullah Khan, Kalimullah and Asif Khan were arrested by Thall police during successful raids in the city. The raids were conducted upon receiving secret information. Police have started investigation following the arrest...


Bomb kills five militants in suspected infighting

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 30th April 2014

Bomb kills five militants in suspected infighting MIRANSHAH: At least five militants were killed when their vehicle hit a roadside bomb apparently planted by a rival group in South Waziristan, the Taliban and officials said on Wednesday. The bomb struck the vehicle of Amir Hamza, a local commander of the Sajna group in the remote Shaktoi area of South Waziristan tribal district...


Fire erupts at Arms depot in Landi Kotal FC camp

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 18th April 2014

Fire erupts at Arms depot in Landi Kotal FC camp KHYBER AGENCY: Fire erupted at Arms depot located in Landi Kotal FC camp, whereas the authorities claimed that it was not an attack, but the depot caught the fire accidentally. According to the Army sources, Arm depot located in Landi Kotal FC camp of Khyber Agency caught fire. During the preliminary investigation, it was claimed...


TTP refuse to extend ceasefire, will continue talks

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 16th April 2014

TTP refuse to extend ceasefire, will continue talks MIRANSHAH: Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan Wednesday said they would not extend a ceasefire called to help negotiations with the government but said they were still committed to the peace talks process. The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) announced a one-month ceasefire at the start of March as the government sought a negotiated end to their bloody seven-year insurgency. The...


Explosion rocks Hangu, no casualty reported

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 1st April 2014

Explosion rocks Hangu, no casualty reported HANGU: A mild intensity bomb planted in front of the house of a cloth trader exploded with a huge bang here late Monday night, however, no casualty was reported. According to Hangu Police spokesman, an eight kilogram bomb was planted in front of the house of a cloth trader, Abdul Aziz son of Saidullah Shinwari...


Orakzai: Two passengers died, four injured as pick up fall in ditch

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 28th March 2014

Orakzai: Two passengers died, four injured as pick up fall in ditch HANGU: Two passengers died and four others injured when a pickup fell into deep ditch in central Orakzai Agency on Friday. According to Political Administration Orakzai Agency, the tragic incident occurred at Begu Thangi area where the driver lost control over wheel-steering while negotiating a sharp turn and plunged into deep ravine. As a result,...


3 day anti-polio campaign start from Monday in Bajaur

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 8th February 2014

3 day anti-polio campaign start from Monday in Bajaur BAJAUR AGENCY: The local administration has finalized its arrangements for the three day anti polio campaign starting from Monday in which about 223,900 children would be administered oral polio vaccine during the drive. In this connection an inaugural ceremony was held here on Saturday that was chaired by Political Agent Syed Abdul Jabar Shah and...


Three-member-committee finalized: TTP spokesperson

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 4th February 2014

Three-member-committee finalized: TTP spokesperson MIRANSHAH: Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) spokesman  Shahidullah Shahid on Tuesday said that three-member-committee is final and enough to hold peace talks. According to sources, Shahidullah Shahid emphasized that no new names would be added to their committee. Moreover, he stated that we need to be careful about the drone attacks while peace talks. He further stated...


Five injured in Kurram Agency blast: Official

By: Hassaan Ali, Uploaded: 7th January 2014

Five injured in Kurram Agency blast: Official PESHAWAR: A low intensity blast at Sada bazaar of Lower Kurram Agency has left five persons injured on Tuesday, official said. The Political Agent Kurram Agency’s Spokesman told APP on phone that the explosive device was planted in shopping bag at fruit market in Sada bazaar, which detonated with a huge bang. As result, five...


9 killed in Tirah blast: Official

By: Hassaan Ali, Uploaded: 6th January 2014

9 killed in Tirah blast: Official PESHAWAR: At least nine persons have reportedly been killed and several others injured in powerful explosion in a house Tirah valley of Khyber Agency on Monday, a Govt official said. Arshad Khan, Political tehsildar Bara Khyber Agency told APP that people were assembled in a hujra (guest house) at Dar Jumat Akakhel, a remote border...


Man killed as rope of chairlift breaks in Bajaur

By: Farah Jamil, Uploaded: 9th December 2013

Man killed as rope of chairlift breaks in Bajaur BAJAUR AGENCY: A person has been killed when rope of a locally made chair-lift over Barang River broke down in Memola area of tehisl Barang in Bajaur agency. Officials said that Janat Shah a local resident was coming to home village Memola from Dargai Malkand Agency by locally made chair lift when the chair lift...


2 security personnel killed in blast at NW

By: Majid Siddique, Uploaded: 24th November 2013

2 security personnel killed in blast at NW PESHAWAR: Two security personnel embraced martyrdom when an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) ripped in Mir Ali area of North Waziristan Agency (NWA) on Sunday, security sources said. According to details, an IED planted by miscreants targeting traffic on main road exploded. The blast martyred two security personnel besides injuring five other soldiers. Meanwhile a search...


Suicide attack kills seven Taliban militants in Miranshah

By: Sheraz Nasir, Uploaded: 19th November 2013

Suicide attack kills seven Taliban militants in Miranshah MIRANSHAH: A suicide bomber rammed his explosive-laden car into a vehicle carrying Taliban militants in Pakistan’s troubled northwest Tuesday, killing at least seven insurgents including a local commander, officials said. The attack took place in the Mir Ali area, some 35 kilometres east of Miranshah, the main town of North Waziristan tribal district, a hub...


Two security men injured in rocket attack in NWA

By: Farah Jamil, Uploaded: 18th September 2013

Two security men injured in rocket attack in NWA MIRANSHAH: At least two security personnel were injured when militants attacked a check post with rockets here on Wednesday morning. According to details, militants fired three rockets at a security check post in Dattakhel area of North Waziristan Agency (NWA). Two security personnel were injured in the attack who were shifted to hospital for treatment,...


TTP set preconditions for peace talks

By: Afraz Ahmed, Uploaded: 15th September 2013

TTP set preconditions for peace talks The Pakistani Taliban on Sunday announced preconditions for talks to end an insurgency, demanding that troops withdraw from tribal areas and that prisoners are freed. Shahidullah Shahid, spokesman for the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), had earlier welcomed the new government’s move to begin peace talks, but on Sunday listed the insurgents’ prior demands. “First of all,...


Militants behead anti-Taliban militiamen at Bara in Khyber Agency

By: Sumaira Alwani, Uploaded: 10th September 2013

Militants behead anti-Taliban militiamen at Bara in Khyber Agency PESHAWAR: A government official says militants have beheaded three members of an anti-Taliban militia in the Bara area of Khyber Agency in country’s northwest. Iqbal Khan says the militants also abducted three other members of the militia on Monday in the Khyber tribal area. Khan, a government administrator, said on Tuesday that dozens of militants...


Six FC personnel killed, as vehicle falls into ravine in Wana

By: Aqsa Ishtiaque, Uploaded: 29th July 2013

Six FC personnel killed, as vehicle falls into ravine in Wana WANA: Six FC personnel were killed as their vehicle plunged into ravine near here in South Waziristan on Monday. Political administration said the FC vehicle was on its way from Wana to Tank, when during a turn near Gomal Zam Dam skidded and plunged into ravine, killing six FC personnel on board the vehicle. Later,...


SC takes suo moto notice of loadshedding in FATA

By: Farah Jamil, Uploaded: 22nd July 2013

SC takes suo moto notice of loadshedding in FATA ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice Supreme Court Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, has taken suo moto notice of upto 22-hour power outage in FATA and Mohmand Agency, media reported. The notice was taken on a letter address to the CJ by Senator Hilalur Rahman, in which he alleged that the area was faced with loadshedding even during the...


Chief Justice takes notice of power crises in FATA

By: Aqsa Ishtiaque, Uploaded: 22nd July 2013

Chief Justice takes notice of power crises in FATA ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry on Monday took notice of the poor cut issue in Fata, as the load shedding has reportedly gone up to 22 hours. CJ will hear the case along with the ongoing energy crisis case on the request of Fata Senator Hilalur Rehman. Moreover, residents of Peshawar and adjacent areas...


Khyber clashes: 28 militants killed, 6 security men martyred

By: Farah Jamil, Uploaded: 20th July 2013

Khyber clashes: 28 militants killed, 6 security men martyred KHYBER AGENCY: At least twenty-eight militants were killed and six security personnel martyred when security forces clashed with the militants in Khyber Agency and FR Kohat, media reported Saturday. According to sources close to security forces, ten extremists were killed when security personnel battled with the terrorists in Akka Khel area of Bara Tehsil and...


Khyber Agency: Blast kills two FC personnel

By: Farah Jamil, Uploaded: 19th July 2013

Khyber Agency: Blast kills two FC personnel KHYBER AGENCY: At least two Frontier Corps (FC) officers were killed in a roadside improvised explosive device (IED) blast in Bara Tehsil of Khyber Agency on Friday. According to the FC officials, the patrolling party which was busy clearing the roads in the Akakhel area of Bara Tehsil, was hit by a roadside IED. Later,...


Gunmen kill 2 soliders, injure 4 in Bajaur

By: Aqsa Ishtiaque, Uploaded: 18th July 2013

Gunmen kill 2 soliders, injure 4 in Bajaur KHAR: Gunmen ambushed an  FC vehicle in Bajaur tribal region on Thursday, killing two soldiers, officials said. The attack took place in Kamar village, around 40 kilometres northwest of Khar, the main town of Bajaur tribal region where Taliban and al Qaeda linked militants have carved out hideouts. “An FC vehicle was on a routine...


Taliban distribute pamphlets stating rules of Ramazan in Wana

By: Aqsa Ishtiaque, Uploaded: 13th July 2013

Taliban distribute pamphlets stating rules of Ramazan in Wana DERA ISMAIL KHAN: Taliban have distributed pamphlets highlighting punishments and orders for the month of Ramazan in Wana. According to the pamphlet, the orders and punishments were unanimously decided upon in a Shura meeting of the Mullah Nazir Taliban Group. The rules and orders are, tight or thin clothes have been banned for both men...


 
 
 



 
 



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