Osama bin Laden

United Nations updates terror list, 139 Pakistan entries highlight grim view

United Nations updates terror list, 139 Pakistan entries highlight grim view

Islamabad's image in the eyes of the world once again suffered a thorough beating when the United Nations included 139 Pakistan entries in its latest and consolidated terror list.

Apr 04, 2018, 13:45 PM IST
A failed state that protected Hafiz Saeed, Osama bin Laden: India reacts to Pakistan playing victim card at UN

A failed state that protected Hafiz Saeed, Osama bin Laden: India reacts to Pakistan playing victim card at UN

India also highlighted enforced disappearances and unlawful killing of political dissidents by the Pakistani security forces.

Mar 10, 2018, 09:39 AM IST
'Osama Bin Laden was shifted to Afghanistan to supervise plot to kill Benazir Bhutto, Pervez Musharraf'

'Osama Bin Laden was shifted to Afghanistan to supervise plot to kill Benazir Bhutto, Pervez Musharraf'

Bhutto was killed in a gun-and-bomb attack during an election campaign rally on December 27, 2007, outside the Liaquat Bagh in Rawalpindi.

Dec 28, 2017, 07:30 AM IST
Hope from debris: Why Pakistan wants to replace ally US with China, Russia

Hope from debris: Why Pakistan wants to replace ally US with China, Russia

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif feels it is time to take a closer look at even closer friendship with China and Russia instead of continuing reliance on the United States.

Dec 06, 2017, 10:57 AM IST

US says would like to have Taliban on negotiating table

President Donald Trump in August laid out his South Asia policy vowing to keep American troops on Afghan soil.

Nov 12, 2017, 23:12 PM IST
Iran denounces CIA's files on Osama bin Laden, calls it 'fake'

Iran denounces CIA's files on Osama bin Laden, calls it 'fake'

Iran has accused the CIA of spreading "fake news" about the Islamic republic with newly declassified files seized in the 2011 raid in Pakistan in which Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was killed.

Nov 03, 2017, 14:21 PM IST
Al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden followed developments in Kashmir, David Headley

Al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden followed developments in Kashmir, David Headley

The Qaeda leader was killed in the May 2, 2011, raid by US Navy SEALs after nearly 10 years in hiding following the September 2001 attacks.

Nov 03, 2017, 07:25 AM IST
CIA releases files on Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, including 228-page personal diary handwritten in Arabic

CIA releases files on Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, including 228-page personal diary handwritten in Arabic

Documents were released to help people gain insights into workings of terrorist organisations

 

Nov 02, 2017, 10:00 AM IST
'Pakistan risks regional isolation, US aid cut'

'Pakistan risks regional isolation, US aid cut'

Highly placed sources in the Trump administration, who advise the US President on policy in the Afghanistan, Pakistan region, have said that instructions have been handed down from the White House to hit pause on American aid flowing to Pakistan till the latter begins to crack down on terror safe havens operating within its borders.

Sep 21, 2017, 10:04 AM IST
Pakistan risks regional isolation, US aid cut: US Officials

Pakistan risks regional isolation, US aid cut: US Officials

: Highly placed sources in the Trump administration, who advise the US President on policy in the Afghanistan, Pakistan region, have said that instructions have been handed down from the White House to hit pause on American aid flowing to Pakistan till the latter begins to crack down on terror safe havens operating within its borders.

Sep 21, 2017, 08:28 AM IST
Musharraf hints Dawood Ibrahim in Karachi, asks 'Why should we help India?'

Musharraf hints Dawood Ibrahim in Karachi, asks 'Why should we help India?'

Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf has hinted that fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, the key accused in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, is in Karachi.

Aug 31, 2017, 11:22 AM IST

Pakistani political parties get foreign funds: PTI

Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan`s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has accused some political parties in the country of receiving funds from foreign countries including Libya, Saudi Arabia and Iran, the media reported on Tuesday.

Jul 25, 2017, 14:28 PM IST
US Congressmen say Pakistan accountable for American blood on its hands, table bill to revoke Islamabad's ally status

US Congressmen say Pakistan accountable for American blood on its hands, table bill to revoke Islamabad's ally status

A MNNA country is eligible for priority delivery of defense material, an expedited arms sale process, and a US loan guarantee program.

Jun 23, 2017, 10:57 AM IST
ISIS captures Tora Bora from Taliban, once Osama Bin Laden's stronghold in Afghanistan

ISIS captures Tora Bora from Taliban, once Osama Bin Laden's stronghold in Afghanistan

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) said its fighters had captured Osama bin Laden's infamous Tora Bora mountain hideout in eastern Afghanistan, but the Taliban on Thursday dismissed the claim, saying they were still in control of the cave complex that once housed the former al Qaeda leader.

Jun 15, 2017, 21:49 PM IST
Islamic State claims it's taken Osama bin Laden's Afghan hideout of Tora Bora

Islamic State claims it's taken Osama bin Laden's Afghan hideout of Tora Bora

The Islamic State group is claiming its fighters have captured Osama bin Laden's infamous Tora Bora mountain hideout in eastern Afghanistan.

Jun 15, 2017, 12:50 PM IST
Ex-Navy SEAL who claims he killed bin Laden bought 'never coming back' gifts

Ex-Navy SEAL who claims he killed bin Laden bought 'never coming back' gifts

Robert O'Neill, the former Navy SEAL who claims to have fired the shots that killed Osama Bin Laden, said that ahead of 2011 Abbottabad raid, he gave departing gifts to his children and believed that he won't be able to meet his family again.

May 21, 2017, 10:00 AM IST
Saddam Hussain caught applying for Aadhaar card in Osama bin Laden's name

Saddam Hussain caught applying for Aadhaar card in Osama bin Laden's name

Mansuri is now behind bars after he was arrested in Mandal in Rajasthan's Bhilwara district, ANI reported.

May 15, 2017, 23:35 PM IST

Fair is foul and foul is fair in Syria

Saeed Naqvi/IANS

May 15, 2017, 11:56 AM IST
Osama bin Laden's son plans to ''avenge'' his father's death

Osama bin Laden's son plans to ''avenge'' his father's death

Osama Bin Laden`s documents seized in the Abbottabad raid reveal that the Al-Qaeda leader`s son, Hamza Bin Laden is most likely to carry forward his father`s infamous legacy forward and avenge his dad`s deathA former FBI agent Ali Soufan.

May 13, 2017, 18:41 PM IST
Osama Bin Laden's son Hamza bent on avenging his father's death: Ex-FBI agent

Osama Bin Laden's son Hamza bent on avenging his father's death: Ex-FBI agent

Osama bin Laden's son Hamza is poised to lead a stronger, larger al Qaeda and is "bent on avenging" his father's death, according to a former FBI agent familiar with the personal letters seized in a dramatic US raid that killed the al Qaeda leader in Pakistan's Abbottabad.

May 13, 2017, 13:44 PM IST