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... the swelling numbers of young Pakistanis recruited by Tehran into Zainabyoun mostly by the areas of Kurram Agency's Parachinar town and ...
Is the problem in the Kurram valley - related to terrorism as Bajwa has ... Parachinar town is at the north western end of Kurram Agency and is ...

Kurram is also located on the Afghan border and has often suffered militant attacks. ... market place last month in Parachinar, the central town of Kurram, ... in March in the city claimed lives of at least 50 people, mostly Shi'ites.
Two FC personnel martyred in Kurram Agency blast ... On March 31 this year, the city had suffered a similar tragedy when 23 people were killed ...
Kurram Agency: A woman, as well as her three-year-old ... after her brother-in-law threw acid on them in a village in Central Kurram.
Tens of thousands of people gathered for a sit-in protest in the town of ... Pakistan's army chief should visit Parachinar - a town in the Kurram ...

Hours later twin bombings, minutes apart, hit a crowded market in a Shiite-dominated city in Parachinar, the main city in the Kurram tribal region ...
Parachinar: Photo taken with mobile phone shows smoke rises from a blast site in northwest Pakistan's Parachinar, on June 23, 2017.
Peshawar: Multiple blasts killed at least 26 people and wounded dozens in two Pakistani cities on the last Friday of Ramadan, Islam's holiest month, as officials warned the toll could rise.
At least 15 persons were killed and 70 injured in twin explosions in Pakistan's Parachinar in Kurram Agency on Friday, according to AP reports.
Parachinar: The local elders have shown resentment over shifting of the proposed cadet college from the native town of a martyred army officer to another place in Kurram Agency. Addressing a press conference here on Thursday, Haji Sher Afzal, father of ...
Peshawar, Pakistan - At least 40 people were killed and nearly 100 wounded Friday in four separate bomb and gun attacks in three major Pakistani cities, officials said. A suicide bomber was involved in the first car bombing near the office of the ...
... Peshawar told APP on Wednesday that maximum rain was received by Kakul 27mm following by Cherat 23mm, Balakot 12mm, Malamjabba 07mm, Parachinar Kurram Agency 06mm, Saidu Sharif and Dir 02mm and Peshawar City 02mm respectively.
Like many urban centres, the major towns of Hazara divisiobn were too faced the problem of chocked sewers. The roads were inundated with sewage with the first spell of rain in Abbottabad city. Moreover, the Manserha Road and Murree Road were blocked ...
Six people were injured in aerial firing in Mardan, while two were injured in Kurram Agency. Local people in Jandul area of Upper Dir said Pervaiz Khan, son of Gulzada, died due to aerial firing.
Peshawar/Quetta: Two major terrorist attacks from the Afghan side bordering Kurram and Mohmand agencies were repulsed in the last two days, the Frontier Corps said in a statement on Saturday.
Tajir Hussain, a senior research officer in Parachinar, said that currently only two varieties of rice - Begumai and Fakhre Malakand - were being produced in Kurram in abundance. He said that Begumai was an old variety of rice first introduced in ...

(MENAFN - Tribal News Network) Parachinar, 14 June: The people of Parachinar area of Kurram Agency not only enjoy traditional foods during Iftar, but they also have the facility of clean and cold water from Malanai spring which is famous in the whole ...
Speen Tal also borders North Waziristan and Kurram agencies. It is stated that Abu Bakar was associated with the Haqqani Network and he belonged to Khost province of Afghanistan, bordering North Waziristan and Kurram Agency. Following the drone ...
The Pakistan government under a deal had handed over a piece of land surrounding Angoor Adda checkpost and few villages, having roughly 10,000 population, to Afghanistan in 2016 to end border dispute between the two countries.
Spokesman for the customs department Pir Naeem Shah told this scribe on phone that the two cars with fake number plates were coming from Kurram Agency after crossing the Afghan border and were destined for Karachi. Also, 1,500 kg of tea ... The city ...
An internally displaced family flee military operations on tractors in Tora Warai, a town in Kurram Agency located in Pakistan's Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) during a military trip organised for media along the Afghanistan border, July 9 ...
A least 43 cows and goats have been killed due to outbreak of a mysterious disease in Toda Cheena area of Central Kurram Agency, FATA.
A suspected outbreak of anthrax has killed at least 43 cows and goats in Toda Cheena area of Central Kurram Agency, Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata).
(MENAFN - Tribal News Network) Parachinar, 04 June: The six schools destroyed during military operation against militants in Torghar area of Central Kurram Agency are remained in ruins and need serious attention of the concerned authorities to avoid ...
The hashish was meant to be smuggled from Sadda in Kurram Agency to Peshawar, the official maintained. Meanwhile, the city police recovered 3kg hashish from the hidden cavities of a vehicle (7571) parked at a bus stop. The police impounded the vehicles ...
Elman Ahmad, a student from Naqai maidan village in Dir Upper, said that a beautiful tree bearing fruit of Markhanrai still existed in his home since long and every year his parents picked the red colour fruit and presented it as gift to relatives and ...
Kansas City infoZine Online Magazine ... The government of Pakistan maintains heightened security measures, particularly in major cities, following attacks or in response to threats. ... In 2017, an improvised explosive device placed in a marketplace ...
What is now the tribal belt of Pakistan, known as the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata), was maintained by the British from 1849 to 1947 as a unique political, military and administrative arrangement.
The building is located near Akhurwal in the Frontier Region Kohat ahead of Darra Adamkhel town when one travels from Peshawar via the main Indus Highway.
Seven people, including four army troops, were killed and 24 injured in a suicide attack targeting a census team in Punjab Province's northeastern Lahore city in early April. Two census workers were among eight injured in a landmine blast that struck ...
Seven people, including four army troops, were killed and 24 injured in a suicide attack targeting a census team in Punjab Province's northeastern Lahore city in early April. Two census ... In one of the deadliest border clash between Pakistani and ...
PHOOLNAGAR: Four members of a family were burnt when they received electric shocks in Barkat Town on Wednesday. Arif was present on the ... Polio supervisor Raibullah, resident of Kotka Hayat Kale, Kurram Ghari, was sitting in his shop at Sher Qadir ...
Bannu - Unidentified assailants on Wednesday gunned down a polio immunisation supervisor in the district, police said. police said the polio supervisor, Rafidullah, son of Munawwar Khan, resident of Kurram Ghari village, was staying at a shop in Pipal ...
Two Frontier Constabulary (FCB) soldiers were injured in cross-border firing in the Kurram Agency of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) of Pakistan, from the Khost province of Afghanistan on May 12, 2017.
RAW had established its forward network in the northwestern Pakistan with the help of its proxy TTP and its affiliates, which destabilized FATA and parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including the capital city of Peshawar. Pakistan security forces fought the ...
An internally displaced family flee military operations on tractors in Tora Warai, a town in Kurram Agency located in Pakistan's Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) during a military trip organised for media along the Afghanistan border ...
LANDIKOTAL: Residents of a Khyber Agency village bordering Afghanistan have been asked to evacuate after shelling from across the border killed three people, including a child, two days ago.
It consists of seven tribal agencies i.e. Khyber, Kurram, Mohmand, Bajaur, Orakzai, North and South Waziristan. Besides these 7 ... It is tragic that for the past 70 years, our Fata brothers and sisters did not have university in their cities and towns ...
The Commander Peshawar Corps Lt Gen Nazir Ahmed Butt visited forward areas of Kurram Agency on Wednesday. He was given a detailed briefing on the prevailing security situation in the area.
He said the oil companies in Shakardarra area of Kohat and Karak were providing free gas to the localities falling within five kilometers radius of the wells, and that same rule should be applied in Gandiali and Taulanj villages. ... Kurram peace ...
He said the oil companies in Shakardarra area of Kohat and Karak were providing free gas to the localities falling within five kilometers radius of the wells, and that same rule should be applied in Gandiali and Taulanj villages. ... Kurram peace ...
EVEN for a relationship that has historically been uneasy, ties between Pakistan and Afghanistan have reached a new low with the latter's deadly May 5 attack on villages on this side of the border in the vicinity of the Chaman crossing in Balochistan ...
EVEN for a relationship that has historically been uneasy, ties between Pakistan and Afghanistan have reached a new low with the latter's deadly May 5 attack on villages on this side of the border in the vicinity of the Chaman crossing in Balochistan ...
The incident occurred in village Owlay in lower Kurram Agency bordering Afghanistan, officials said. Political Moharrar, an administrative clerk, Sarfraz Hussain and his bodyguard Mumtaz Hussain died on the spot when terrorists opened fire at their ...
The national 'oil gas giant' has also launched seismic survey in many other blocks i.e., Wali Block (FR Lakki, FR Tank and South Waziristan Agency), Tirah Block (Khyber Agency, Kurram Agency and Orakzai Agency), Nashpa West (FR Bannu) and Orakzai Block ...
Peshawar: At least two persons were killed today when terrorists opened fire on their vehicle during routine patrolling in northwest Pakistan.
My brother was stuck in Chaman and my mother was freaking out," Sara Rahman, a villager from Chaman who now works and lives in Islamabad, narrated as to how people in villages on both sides of the around 2430 kilometre Pakistan-Afghanistan border (also ...
Pakistan seems to be surrounded by hostility. Other than the ever-present problems with India, in recent weeks there has been a heightening of tensions with both Afghanistan and Iran.
The DHQ hospital caters to the needs of the areas up to Kurram and Orakzai Agencies and border towns of Shakardarra and Khushalgarh.


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