Tribal Agency

Tribal Agency

In Pakistan, a political subdivision inhabited largely by nomadic tribes and administered by the central government.
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They said the incident took place in the hilly Hilal Khel area of Charmang valley, near the Pak-Afghan border, some 25 kilometres northwest of Khar, the headquarters of the tribal agency.
Kurram is a Tribal Agency located in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) Pakistan.
The 30 member jirga proposed by the Chief Minister neither include any tribesman nor any senator or MNA from the tribal agency.
With slightly over 1m people, Bajaur Agency is the most populated tribal agency with an increase of 84pc from 595,227 people who lived there in 1998.
BAJAUR AGENCY -- An elderly man died and another was injured in a road mishap in Bajaur tribal agency, officials said on Tuesday.
Curfew imposed in two tehsils of the tribal agency has also been lifted.
ISLAMABAD, March 1 (KUNA) -- Two local officials of the United States mission in Pakistan were killed and four others injured when their vehicle struck an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in the country's northern Mohmand tribal agency on Tuesday.
Tehrik Taliban Pakistan deputy leader Mullah Faqir Mohammad said Saturday his organization supports Pakistani government steps taken after a NATO strike on a checkpoint in the Mohmand tribal agency two weeks ago killed more than two dozen Pakistani security personnel.
The air strikes targeted the Taliban positions in Teri and Kot Kallay areas of Orakzai tribal agency near the border with Afghanistan, security sources said.
A dozen Taliban fighters were killed in the ongoing military operation in Pakistan's South Waziristan tribal agency on Saturday.
Government and tribal agency and commission executive contacts
He said that several model farms would be established in every tribal agency to promote dairy business.