South Waziristan

  • Tehrik-e-Taliban rules out talks with Pak govt 15-12-2011 02:55 PM

    Islamabad: The outlawed Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan has ruled out any negotiations with the government and claimed that it has taken control of most areas of the South Waziristan tribal region bordering Afghanistan. Shamim Mehsud, a key operational commander and chief of the Taliban in Laddah sub-division, rejected the possibility of any...
  • 13 killed in US drone attacks in Pakistan 16-11-2011 11:45 AM

    Islamabad: US drones on Wednesday fired a salvo of missiles at a compound in the restive South Waziristan tribal region of Pakistan, killing at 13 suspected Taliban militants, officials said. The drones targeted a compound in Sararogha sub-division of South Waziristan Agency, officials of the local political administration told the...
  • US missile strikes suspected militant hideout in Pak 28-02-2008 06:23 PM

    Colombo: Australian fast bowler Ryan Harris looks unlikely to start in the upcoming third and final cricket Test against Sri Lanka after scans revealed a hamstring strain. Harris had complained of a stiff right hamstring on the last day of the drawn second Test in Pallekele on Monday and underwent...
  • Pak Army helicopter crashes, top officers killed 06-02-2008 07:34 PM

    Dubai: The usage of controversial Decision Review System in all Test and ODI matches and the proposal to end the rotational policy in the appointment of ICC presidents post 2015 will top the agenda in the annual conference of the world body beginning on Sunday in Hong Kong. The five-day...
  • Fighting breaks out on Afghan border 31-03-2007 12:05 PM

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