US reiterates demand for Pak doctor Afridi`s release

Describing the reduction in the jail term of Shakeel Afridi as a positive step, the US on Tuesday reiterated its demand for release of the Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA trace al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.

Workers fired for helping doctor who tracked bin Laden reinstated

A Pakistani court has reinstated two women health workers who were sacked for allegedly helping Shakil Afridi, the doctor arrested for assisting the CIA in tracking former al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden.

‘Moustache-man’ Afridi flirting with death in Pakistan

Pakistani businessman Malik Amir Mohammad Khan Afridi has been kidnapped, threatened with death, forcibly displaced and lives apart from his family: all because of his enormous moustache.

Lashkar-e-Islam lashes two alleged robbers

Militant groups in northwest Pakistan have often punished or even executed people accused of various crimes in areas controlled by them.

Suicide bomber hits Pakistan militant base; 23 die

A Pakistani official says a suicide bomber has killed 23 people, many of them believed to be militants, in an attack on the base.

LeI claims responsibility for Peshawar attack

The banned Lashkar-e-Islam has
claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on the outskirts
of Peshawar that killed
four persons.

15 militants, 2 Frontier Constabulary personnel killed in Pak

Two paramilitary personnel and
15 militants were killed on Friday in fierce clashes in northwest
Pakistan, security officials said.