KHYBER PROVINCE

  • 50 dead in PakistanAfghanistan border attack August 27, 2011

    Islamabad: At least 40 Pakistani security personnel and 10 Afghan militants were killed on Saturday in a crossborder attack launched at four checkposts in the northwest tribal region, media reports said. The attack took place in Chitral, a mountainous town in KhyberPakhtunkhwa province, Xinhua reported citing Urdu TV channel Duniya. The security...
  • Bomb planted in tricycle kills 8 in Pakistan August 25, 2011

    Peshawar: A bomb planted in a child's tricycle exploded outside a shop in northwestern Pakistan on Thursday, killing at least eight people and damaging several stores and hotels, police said. The attack occurred in the main bazaar in the town of Risalpur in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, said Mohammad Hussain, police chief...