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Pakistan calls for end to US drone strikes

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 15:55

Pakistan`s envoy to UN Masood Khan said the war against terrorism must be waged within the framework of international law and called for an end to US drone strikes in Pakistan.

US drone kills three more in Pakistan

Last Updated: Monday, September 30, 2013, 16:42

At least three people were killed and four injured in a US drone strike launched early Monday in Pakistan`s northwest tribal area of North Waziristan, Xinhua reported.

Al Qaeda assassinates Yemeni intelligence officers

Last Updated: Saturday, September 07, 2013, 10:44

Al Qaeda militants assassinated two senior Yemeni intelligence officers in the southern part of the country, officials said on Friday.

Pakistan`s top court dismisses petition against US drone strikes

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 21:34

Pakistan`s top court on Wednesday dismissed a petition seeking action against US drone attacks in the country`s tribal regions.

Al Qaeda engineers in Pakistan developing counter-drone system

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 11:47

Pakistan-based al Qaeda engineers are making several efforts including developing a laser warning system and shoulder-fired missiles to counter American drones, according to a report.

Pakistani provincial assembly says no to US drones

Last Updated: Friday, August 23, 2013, 18:24

Pakistan`s Punjab provincial assembly adopted a resolution Friday condemning the US drone strikes in the country`s tribal regions.

Kerry hopes Pak drone strikes to end "very soon"

Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 16:35

US Secretary of State John Kerry has said that America has made significant headway in its drone campaign and hoped the strikes in Pakistan, a major irritant in bilateral ties, could end "very soon".

US admits to four-year tumultuous relationship with Pakistan

Last Updated: Thursday, August 01, 2013, 13:50

US Secretary of State John Kerry began talks with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday after arriving late on Wednesday during a long-anticipated visit to Pakistan.

Australian spy base guiding US drone strikes on Taliban

Last Updated: Sunday, July 21, 2013, 12:12

A former official at the Australian-American base have described the facility`s success in locating and tracking al Qaeda and Taliban leaders.

Pak SC refuses to accept petition against US drone attacks

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 16:50

The Pakistan Supreme Court has refused to entertain a petition filed against US drone attacks .

Pak finally accepts `tacit’ drone strikes deal with US

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 11:33

Pakistani officials had given an informal consent to US for drone strikes to kill suspected terrorists in Pakistan`s lawless tribal belt, former spy chief of the country said.

Obama defends US drone strikes as `legal and effective`

Last Updated: Monday, June 24, 2013, 00:31

US President Barack Obama strongly defended the controversial drone strikes as "legal, effective" and necessary in a "just war" of self-defence.