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Over 8,500 killed in Pakistan due to terrorism in five years: Govt

Over 8,500 civilians and security personnel have been killed in Pakistan due to terrorism in the last five years, according to the Interior Ministry.

Gen Sharif did not discuss 'Indian dossiers' in US: Pak Army

Pakistan Army Chief did not discuss with the US leadership the dossiers about alleged Indian interference in his country during his recent visit to Washington.

Two new polio cases reported in Pakistan

Two new polio cases were reported in Khyber Agency on Tuesday, taking the total number of registered cases in Pakistan this year to 32.

Pakistan drops case against ex-CIA station chief over drone attack

Police in Islamabad on Thursday dropped a case against a former CIA station chief over his alleged role in the death of two people in a 2009 US drone attack in Pakistan's restive northwest.

Anti-terror offensive to continue: Pakistan Army chief

Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Sharif, who is currently visiting the US, has told top American military and political leaders that his country`s security forces will continue their offensive against militant groups in the tribal regions.

Polio virus finds two new victims in Pakistan

 Two new cases of polio were reported from Pakistan today, taking the total number of those affected this year with the crippling disease to 160, officials said.

Six die as school van blown up in Pakistan

At least six people, including three children, were killed Tuesday when their school van was blown up in Pakistan`s Bajaur Agency of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA).

Fleeing Pakistani tribesman consider Afghanistan safer

Over 6,000 people from Pakistan`s North Waziristan province fleeing to Afghanistan to take refuge due to the recent targeted military action, consider the neighbouring country safer than their own, a media report said on Friday.

Pak religious groups call for immediate talks with Taliban

Pakistan’s Difa-e-Pakistan Council (DPC) has called on the government to immediately initiate talks with the Taliban and stop military operations in the tribal areas.

Pakistan to include polio drive on agenda of talks with Taliban

The Pakistan government has decided to include polio vaccination on the agenda of dialogue with the Taliban as 90 per cent of the cases this year have been reported from FATA where the militants have banned vaccinations.

Terrorist sanctuaries in Pakistan challenge Afghan security: US

The United States has said that safe havens of terrorist in the tribal areas in Pakistan continue to pose challenge to the Afghan security.

Nawaz Sharif visits ISI headquarters

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif visited the headquarters of the spy agency ISI to discuss the terms of the new security policy he envisages.

Pak Taliban number 2 Wali-ur-Rehman killed in US drone strike

At least six suspected militants were killed in a US drone strike in Pakistan`s lawless North Waziristan tribal region.

US drone strike kills six in Pakistan

A US drone attack killed at least six suspected militants in Pakistan`s lawless North Waziristan tribal region today, the first such strike since the country`s general elections and the announcement of a new policy for the use of the CIA-operated spy planes by President Barack Obama.

Pakistan arrested American who was killed by drone

The Obama administration revealed that Jude Kenan Mohammad died in a US drone strike in Pakistan`s tribal region.

Pakistan’s court declares US drone strikes as illegal

A Pakistani court directed the Foreign Ministry to move a resolution against the drone attacks in the United Nations.

Four soldiers killed in militants` attack in North Waziristan

Pro-Taliban militants targeted a military convoy with a roadside bomb in North Waziristan tribal region of Pakistan, killing four soldiers.

US drone kills four militants in Pakistan

The drone strikes are opposed by the Pakistani government, which describes them as counter-productive and a violation of the country`s sovereignty.

Air strikes in Pakistan kill 29 militants

Air strikes by combat jets have killed 29 militants and destroyed several hideouts in Pakistan`s lawless tribal belt, security officials said.

Seven die in Pakistan terror attack

At least seven people, including five security personnel, were killed and seven injured in a terror attack at a government office in Peshawar.