Pakistan forces kill four militants in Quetta shootout

Police identified the militants as belonging to a group with ties to the militant wing of Lashkar-e-Jhangvi.

Jun 04, 2016, 05:48 AM IST

LeJ may be behind suicide attack on Pak's Punjab Home Minister

 Preliminary report suggests Lashkar-e-Jhangvi`s (LeJ) possible involvement in the suicide attack, which left many people, including Pakistan`s Punjab Home Minister Shuja Khanzada, dead in Attock, it has been reported.

Aug 16, 2015, 19:02 PM IST

Australia re-lists LeJ, JeM as terrorist organisations

Australia on Wednesday re-listed four organisations, including Lashkar-e Jhangvi and Jaish-e- Mohammad, as terrorist groups for the next three years and any association with the outfits by Australian citizens would draw up to 25 years imprisonment.

Mar 04, 2015, 22:00 PM IST

Pak extends detention of Lashkar-e-Jhangvi chief for 3 more months

The detention of the chief of banned terrorist outfit LeJ Malik Ishaq, who masterminded the attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team in 2009, has been extended for further three months by Pakistani authorities citing "big risk" to the law and order situation during the month of Muharram.

Sep 27, 2014, 01:10 AM IST

LeJ claims responsibility for suicide attack on Pak judge

Pakistan`s banned militant outfit Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) today took responsibility for a bomb attack on a senior judge of the Sindh High Court earlier this month in which nine people were killed.

Jul 25, 2013, 00:02 AM IST

Pak investigators believe LeJ behind Karachi bombing

Pakistani investigators believe a faction of the banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi carried out the bomb attack in a Shia-domiated neighbourhood of Karachi that killed 48 people, according to a media report on Wednesday.

Mar 06, 2013, 12:29 PM IST

LeJ claims responsibility for attack on pilgrims

The banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi has claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on a bus that killed 13 people, most of them Shia pilgrims returning from Iran, in Pakistan`s Quetta city.

Jun 29, 2012, 22:23 PM IST

LeJ demands Rs 130 mn for release of Gen Majid`s son-in-law

Amir Aftab Malik was kidnapped by armed men in August last year.

Feb 10, 2011, 15:59 PM IST

Pak: LeJ planned to take Lankan team hostage

The 2009 operation against Sri Lankan cricket team was planned in Waziristan.

Jan 21, 2011, 14:03 PM IST

LeJ carried out attacks on CID building to free their men

Around 10 heavily-armed militants,
who attacked and destroyed the CID headquarters in this
southern Pakistani port city killing 21 people and wounding
140 others, were trying to free their detained men.

Nov 13, 2010, 00:11 AM IST