'Al-Qaeda discussed strategies to combat Climate Change, IPR'

Al-Qaeda, responsible for numerous terror strikes across the globe, once discussed surprising agendas like combating climate change and intellectual property, newly-emerged documents and letters show.

Osama bin Laden wanted to rebrand al Qaeda: White House
Osama bin Laden wanted to rebrand al Qaeda: White House

Frustrated over al Qaeda's recognition as a global terror outfit, its chief Osama bin Laden wanted to change the name of the group to identify it more closely with Islam before he was killed by US special forces in Pakistan, the White House has said.

Who shot Osama bin Laden? Former US Navy SEALS make rival claims

Members of the U.S. Navy Seal commando team that killed Osama bin Laden at his Pakistan hideout in May, 2011 are making conflicting claims as to who actually shot the al Qaeda leader.

'Osama's body dropped into sea with 300 pounds of iron chains'
'Osama's body dropped into sea with 300 pounds of iron chains'

 After al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was killed by US special forces in Pakistan's garrison town of Abbottabad, his body was kept in a heavy black bag of 300 pounds of iron chain and dropped into the sea, former CIA Director and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has said.

Shoaib Akhtar dismisses marriage rumours

Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar dismissed media reports about his marriage on Saturday. Akhtar denied the speculation through social media site Twitter.

Pakistan rules out release of doctor who tracked bin Laden

Pakistan on Thursday ruled out the possibility of releasing Shakil Afridi, the doctor who helped the CIA track Osama bin Laden, saying the matter was sub judice and his fate would be decided by courts.

Pakistan doctor who helped find bin Laden demands rights

A Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA find Osama bin Laden has spoken out to demand better conditions in prison and complain of being falsely implicated in a treason case, his lawyer said on Sunday.

US man claims he helped FBI find Osama bin Laden

A Michigan man has claimed of tipping the US federal investigators about slain al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden`s hideout in Pakistan years before he was killed in a secret mission of Navy SEALs in May 2011.

`Obama played cards during Osama raid in Abbottabad`

President Barack Obama played cards during part of the raid in Pakistan that killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.

Osama stayed in Peshawar apart from Abbottabad: Report

Since he slipped into Pakistan in mid-2002, Osama bin Laden lived in at least five different places including Peshawar before finally settling down in Abbottabad in 2005 where he was eventually killed by US Navy SEALs.

Pak Army ‘trust us’ mantra not going to work, Osama spent years hidden

The standing mantra of the Pakistani army ‘trust us, guys’ is not going to work further after the Abbottabad commission report revealed that Osama bin Laden spent years in Pakistan hidden.

Osama wore cowboy hat to stay incognito in Abbottabad

Osama bin Laden often wore an American cowboy hat to avoid detection from the United States while hiding in Pak.

Leaked Osama bin Laden report reveals Pakistan`s failures

In a scathing attack on Pakistan government and military, a leaked report has blamed "incompetence at almost all levels of government” for al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden’s undetected presence in the country for nine years.

Lawmaker urges to declassify more of Osama`s raid documents

A senior Republican lawmaker wants the administration to declassify more of slain Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden`s writings.

Seven dead in Pakistan road crash

At least seven people, including five children, were killed and 18 injured when a van carrying them plunged off a bridge, near Abbottabad, in Pakistan`s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province early Sunday, police said.

Pakistan planning amusement park in Osama`s Abbottabad

Abbottabad, the Pakistani city where Osama Bin Laden was found and killed by US special forces, is building an amusement park in the hope of boosting tourism.

Even Osama had to pay Rs 50,000 bribe in Pakistan

Even the world`s most wanted terrorist could not escape the bribery dragnet.

Low ebb in Pak ties worth paying price for Osama killing: US

The top Obama advisor was responding to a question after his remarks at the Foreign Policy Strategic Forum on "US National Security Priorities in a Transforming World."

US had planned air strike to level Osama`s hideout

A Navy SEAL says that President Barack Obama and his advisors discussed different options till the last moment.

Pak needs to explain Osama`s presence in Abbottabad: Haqqani

Osama bin Laden`s presence in Abbottabad was definitely known to "somebody" in Pakistan, Husain Haqqani, has said.