Pak Red Mosque cleric calls anti-Taliban fight 'un-Islamic'

The hardline cleric of Pakistan's infamous Red Mosque here on Friday stoked fresh controversy by calling the military offensive against Taliban militants in the North Waziristan region "un-Islamic".

Pak school attack survivors vow to fail militants

The students who survived a brutal attack on an army-run school here by Pakistani Taliban have vowed to continue their studies despite the gory incident, saying such acts of cowardice cannot deprive them of their right to education.

Peshawar school terror attack: Pakistan authorities agree on tough anti-terror policy
Peshawar school terror attack: Pakistan authorities agree on tough anti-terror policy

Pakistan's top political and military leaders Friday agreed to pursue a tough policy against the militant groups following the recent massacre of children in a Taliban attack on a school.

Peshawar gunmen used ''hit list'' to identify young boys of important Army officers

Militants from the Pakistani Taliban, responsible for the Peshawar school bloodbath, reportedly had a hit list of young boys that was used by them to identify and kill sons of important army officers.

Peshawar tragedy needs no sympathy, but prayers: Amitabh Bachchan
Peshawar tragedy needs no sympathy, but prayers: Amitabh Bachchan

The gruesome Taliban attack on a school in Pakistan's Peshawar city has left Bollywood in a state of shock and megastar Amitabh Bachchan says instead of sympathising, the world should pray for the survivors and victims.

5 Pak Taliban militants killed in Karachi

Five militants of the Pakistani Taliban were killed in the city by paramilitary rangers today.

Peshawar attack: School principal killed for falling in love with a soldier

Burnt alive by the Pakistani Taliban, one can say that the only fault of the school principal of the Peshawar school, which saw gruesome and horrific bloodbath on Tuesday, may have been that she fell in love with an Army soldier and married him.

Peshawar school attack: Will Pakistan change now?

December 16 will surely go down in the history of Pakistan as one of its bloodiest and blackest days.

Post Peshawar school attack, twin blasts near women college in DI Khan area: Reports

A day after Pakistani Taliban carried out heinous attack at Peshawar's Army School, two bomb blasts were reported near girl's college in the Dera Ismail Khan district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Wednesday.

US officials expect stiffer Pakistani resolve in wake of Taliban attack

The United States offered further counterterrorism help to Pakistan on Tuesday after a deadly Taliban attack on a school, and U.S. officials said privately they expect stronger Pakistani resolve in fighting the insurgents.

Afghan Taliban condemns school attack by Pakistani Taliban

The Afghanistan Taliban have condemned an attack by the Pakistani Taliban on a school in Pakistan that killed 141 people on Tuesday.

Pakistani Taliban – The group behind Peshawar school attack

The Pakistani Taliban which claimed responsibility for Tuesday`s school rampage that killed at least 130 people is the country`s main Islamist rebel group and was also behind the shooting of Nobel Peace laureate Malala Yousafzai.

Peshawar school attack: It’s a black day for humanity, say celebrities
Peshawar school attack: It’s a black day for humanity, say celebrities

The suicide attack on the Army school in Peshawar's cantonment area by six terrorists on Tuesday has left the world in a state of shock. The dastardly act has left over 100 children dead and several others injured.

US hands Pakistan senior militant detained in Afghanistan

The United States has handed to Pakistan three prisoners including a senior Taliban militant held in Afghanistan, as Washington rushes to empty its Afghan prison before losing the legal right to detain people there at the end of the year.

Pakistan rocket attack kills one soldier, injures six

At least one soldier was killed and six others injured on Friday when militants fired rockets at a local government headquarters in Pakistan's restive northwestern tribal region.

Islamic State flag has been noticed thrice in Srinagar: Lt Gen Subrata Saha
Islamic State flag has been noticed thrice in Srinagar: Lt Gen Subrata Saha

In what can be termed as alarming situation, Islamic State flag has been unfurled thrice in Jammu and Kashmir's capital city Srinagar, revealed Lieutenant General Subrata Saha, General Officer Commanding, Chinar Corps on Wednesday.

Nawaz Sharif hails Nobel laureate Malala as 'pride of Pakistan'

Pakistan's top leadership on Friday congratulated teenage girls' education activist Malala Yousafzai for winning the Nobel Peace Prize, calling her the "pride" of the country.

Pakistani Taliban denies allegiance to Islamic State

The Pakistani Taliban has denied reports that it has pledged allegiance to the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, saying it is not supporting any specific group in these countries.

3 more polio cases detected in Pakistan

At least three new cases of polio have been detected in Pakistan, a grim reminder of the challenge the country faces in its fight against the crippling disease.