TTP claims responsibility for killing of PML-N leader

Banned Pakistan Taliban on Monday claimed responsibility for the killing of a former minister and ruling party member of Punjab Assembly who was shot dead along with his son and nephew in Punjab province.

Pakistan Taliban commander arrested in Lahore

Pakistan police Friday claimed that they have arrested a Pakistan Taliban commander, who was allegedly involved in a number of kidnapping and murder cases including the abduction of a British filmmaker.

UNSC slaps sanctions on Pak Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah

 The UN Security Council has slapped sanctions on Pakistan Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah, mastermind of the Peshawar school massacre, for perpetrating and financing terror acts.

US drone strike kills nine Pakistani militants in Afghanistan

A US drone strike in eastern Afghanistan has killed nine militants linked to the Pakistani Taliban in an area close to the countries` rugged border, officials said Tuesday.

Pakistan urged to abolish death penalty

 The Pakistan government should reverse its decision to lift its moratorium on death penalty for all capital crimes and move toward abolition, Human Rights Watch said Thursday.

Pakistani Taliban chief Mulla Fazalullah killed?
Pakistani Taliban chief Mulla Fazalullah killed?

 Even as the Pakistani Army intensified its anti-terrorism operations in the wake of Tuesday`s Taliban attack on a Peshawar school that left 148 students and teachers dead, unconfirmed reports said that Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) chief Mulla Fazalullah was killed in an airstrike inside Afghanistan early Saturday.

Pakistan's most hated man Umar Mansoor is volleyball player, child killer
Pakistan's most hated man Umar Mansoor is volleyball player, child killer

The most hated man in Pakistan is a 36-year-old father of three and volleyball enthusiast nicknamed "Slim".

Peshawar school attack plotted by Taliban's Maulana Fazlullah in Afghanistan?
Peshawar school attack plotted by Taliban's Maulana Fazlullah in Afghanistan?

Having pledged to eliminate terrorists from Pakistan in the wake of ghastly Peshawar school attack by the Taliban, the country's Army has intensified anti-terror strikes, killing dozens of militants in Tirah valley area of Khyber tribal region.

Malala Yousafzai won Nobel prize for "promoting Western culture, not education": Pakistan Taliban
Malala Yousafzai won Nobel prize for "promoting Western culture, not education": Pakistan Taliban

 The Pakistani Taliban hit out at teenage education activist Malala Yousafzai over her Nobel peace prize on Friday, slamming her as a "soldier against Islamic society".

Pak Taliban criticises Malala after Nobel award

 Pakistani Taliban on Thursday criticised Nobel laureate Malala Yoususzai, saying the teenage activist has entered into an agreement with "satanic forces" to promote western culture and destroy Pakistan.

Wagah blast: Taliban splinter group releases photo of suicide bomber

Pakistani Taliban's splinter group Jamaat-ul-Ahrar on Thursday identified a 25-year-old man as the suicide bomber who blew himself up at Wagah killing 61 people, minutes after the popular flag-lowering ceremony at the main land border crossing with India.

Who staged Wagah suicide attack? 3 Pak Taliban factions claim hand
Who staged Wagah suicide attack? 3 Pak Taliban factions claim hand

Rubbishing the claims of other terror outfits, former Tehreek-e-Taliban spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan has asserted that its Jamat-ul-Ahrar group was responsible for the deadly suicide attack at Wagah border crossing that killed at least 60 people.

Wagah blast: Javadekar urges world to unite to fight terrorism

Deploring the suicide attack on the Pakistani side of the Wagah border, Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar on Monday urged the international community to jointly fight terrorism.

Wagah suicide attack: 'Remains of bomber sent for forensic analysis'
Wagah suicide attack: 'Remains of bomber sent for forensic analysis'

In the latest report coming from the blast site, intelligence authorities in Pakistan managed to defuse more bombs near Wagah border crossing after conducting a search operation in the area on Monday.

Karachi airport attack: Four suspects arrested

Pakistan police have arrested four militants belonging to Pakistani Taliban and al Qaeda for masterminding the deadly attack on Karachi airport in June that killed 37 people.

Pak Taliban fires its spokesman over allegiance to IS chief
Pak Taliban fires its spokesman over allegiance to IS chief

Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan has fired its spokesman after he along with five other commanders declared allegiance to the Islamic State terror group, which has been vying for supremacy with the al Qaeda in the region.

'Sharp, shiny knives' out for Malala Yousafzai as Pak Taliban mock 'Nobel Peace Prize'
'Sharp, shiny knives' out for Malala Yousafzai as Pak Taliban mock 'Nobel Peace Prize'

Even being a Nobel laureate does not spare you the fear of examinations! Taliban may have threatened the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner - Malala Yousafzai - with 'sharp, shiny knives', but all this teen Pakistani activist worries is about her upcoming school examinations.

Pak Taliban criticise awarding of Nobel Peace Prize to Malala Yousafzai
Pak Taliban criticise awarding of Nobel Peace Prize to Malala Yousafzai

A breakaway faction of Pakistan Taliban, whose militants had pumped bullets into her two years ago, has criticised the choice of Malala Yousafzai for the 2014 Nobel Peace prize, calling her "an agent of non-believers".

Pak forces foil terror attack on Karachi Naval dockyard

A major terrorist attack on the Pakistan Naval dockyard in Karachi was foiled by security forces who killed two militants and captured four others, a top Naval official said Monday.

Pakistani Taliban faction welcomes new al Qaeda branch

A new breakaway faction of the Pakistani Taliban on Friday welcomed al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri`s announcement of the launch of a South Asian branch of the terror network.