Pakistan seeks extradition of Taliban chief from Afghanistan

Pakistan has sought extradition of outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Mullah Fazlullah from Afghanistan and dismantling of the militant group`s hideouts in Kunar and Nooristan provinces.

New Taliban chief returns to Pak tribal areas

Mullah Fazlullah, the new chief of outlawed Pakistani Taliban, has made his way into Pakistan`s unruly tribal areas from neighbouring Afghanistan where he was based since the 2009 military operation in Swat.

Jamaat chief slammed over remarks on slain Taliban chief

Jamaat-e-Islami chief Munawar Hasan`s description of slain Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan chief Hakimullah Mehsud as a "martyr" on Monday drew sharp criticism from political parties like the MQM and PPP.

Prince Harry ‘kills Taliban chief’ in Afghanistan

A Western intelligence source that the chatter between jihadists in Afghanistan will increase in relation to intensifying attempts to harm the prince.

US ready to talk to Taliban chief Mullah Omar

Haqqani network’s commander had warned US that only the Quetta Shura could negotiate a peace deal.

Pakistan military denies report on Taliban chief

A report claimed Mullah Omar suffered a heart attack on January 07.

Mullah Omar’s close aide captured in Pak

In a major success, the second in command to Taliban chief Mullah Omar was captured from Karachi.

Al-Qaeda militant claims being close to Taliban chief

Al-Qaeda militant Gulam Rasool Khan
alias Mirza Khan has confessed to having close association
with Taliban chief Mullah Omar who had `inspired` him to
become a Jehadi, police said on Saturday.

US `does not know` if Mehsud is dead: Diplomat

The United States administration does not know if the leader of the Pakistani Taliban was killed in a US bombing raid this week, a senior diplomat said today.

Pakistan Taliban chief is alive: Officials

Intelligence officials and militants say Pakistani Taliban chief Hakimullah
Mehsud is alive.

Pak rejected Taliban chief’s offer for dialogue 4 times: Malik

Pakistani Interior Minister Rehman Malik has claimed that Islamabad has rejected Pak Taliban chief Hakeemullah Mehsud’s offer for dialogue at least four times.

Hakimullah becomes Taliban chief; threatens US

Pakistani Taliban`s new chief
Hakimullah Mehsud, who only managed to assume the mantle after
reaching a power-sharing deal with his rival, has threatened
to strike the US in revenge for the slaying of their leader
Baitullah Mehsud.

If Baitullah Mehsud is dead, what lies ahead?

As soon as the news of Baitullah Mehsud’s death broke, the immediate question that cropped up in my mind was – what does it mean for the region?

If Baitullah Mehsud is dead, what lies ahead?

As soon as the news of Baitullah Mehsud’s death broke, the immediate question that cropped up in my mind was – what does it mean for the region?