Kurram Agency

  • Pakistan: One killed, 19 wounded in bomb blast January 13, 2013

    Islamabad: A bomb exploded near a passenger van in Pakistan's Northwest tribal region Sunday, killing one person and wounding 19 others, a media report said. The remote-controlled bombing took place in Sadda Khar Kalay area of Kurram Agency, a volatile tribal area along the Afghan border, Xinhua reported. The van carrying...
  • 30 killed as Shia-Sunni clashes rock Pak December 28, 2007

    Islamabad: At least 30 people were killed in sectarian violence in Pakistan's volatile tribal Kurram Agency, officials said. This brings the death toll to 43 in clashes that broke out over the weekend. "Five people, including three children and a woman, from a Shia group died in Sadda village when a...