30 militants killed in operations in Afghanistan

At least 30 militants have been killed after the Afghan security forces waged offensives in two provinces, police said Saturday.

Thousands of people stand against Taliban in Afghanistan

Thousands of people, including hundreds gathering in Jauzjan`s provincial capital Shiberghan city, 390 km north of Kabul, Monday denounced the Taliban outfit and announced their support to Afghan national security forces in the war against Taliban militants, provincial police chief Faqir Mohammad Jauzjani said.

US drone kills 8 militants in Pakistan

At least eight Taliban militants were killed today in a US drone strike in Pakistan's troubled North Waziristan tribal region near the Afghan border, the first such attack this year by CIA-operated pilotless aircraft in the country.

18 Taliban militants killed in NATO airstrike in Afghanistan

At least 18 suspected Taliban militants were killed Saturday, in an airstrike by the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) jets in the southwestern Afghan province of Paktika, an Afghan police official said.

Two killed in Afghan Taliban attack

At least two people were killed and eight injured Wednesday after Taliban militants attacked a local market in Afghanistan`s Nangarhar province.

Afghan, ISAF and Pak army chief discuss strategy against TTP

Afghan army chief and ISAF commander on Tuesday made an unscheduled visit to Pakistan and held talks with army chief General Raheel Sharif to discuss action against Taliban militants following the Peshawar school massacre.

Peshawar Attack: When religion is an excuse to hate!

Your demons will eventually come back to haunt you.

132 children have been killed in Peshawar. Not in a natural calamity, not of hunger or famine, they died because they were in school and some people decided they deserved to die.

Eight Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

Eight Taliban militants were killed during a military operation in Afghanistan`s Badakhshan province, Xinhua reported on Wednesday.

Peshawar school attack: Indians extend support on twitter, begin campaign '#IndiawithPakistan'

As Pakistan vigorously battles to overcome the heinous Peshawar's Army school attack carried out by Taliban militants on Tuesday, India came out in support of it's neighbouring nation. Many Indians took to Twitter and expressed their solidarity with Pakistan by tweeting #IndiawithPakistan.

Five killed in militant attack on Afghan police station

 At least five people were killed and seven injured Monday after Taliban militants attacked a police station in Afghanistan`s Kandahar province.

US drone strike kills 25 Taliban militants in Afghanistan

25 militants were tonight killed in a CIA-operated US drone strike targeting militant positions on Afghanistan side near Pak-Afghan border, security sources said.

Taliban attack Kabul guesthouse and British embassy car

Taliban militants attacked a foreign guesthouse in central Kabul on Thursday, hours after a suicide bomber targeted a British embassy vehicle in a blast that killed six people, triggering fears of spiralling unrest.


Pakistani Taliban militants behead man in full public view

Taliban militants have publicly beheaded a man for allegedly spying for the security forces in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region.

Car bomb kills four militants in Afghanistan

Four Taliban militants were killed and seven sustained injuries as a car bomb went off outside Helmand's provincial capital Lashkar Gah Saturday, police said.

Islamic State poses grave threat to Pakistan, says MQM chief

Pakistan's Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief, Altaf Hussain, has said that the Islamic State (IS) is the new threat to Pakistan, media reported.

51 militants killed in clashes across Afghanistan

At least 51 Taliban militants have been killed in fresh military operations across Afghanistan since Saturday, the country's interior ministry said Sunday.

'Malala arrests must lead to better protection for activists'

The arrest of Taliban militants who tried to kill teenage activist Malala Yousafzai offers an opportunity for Pakistani authorities to address their poor record in protecting human rights defenders, a leading rights group has said.

Malala Yousufzai's attackers arrested: Pakistan Army
Malala Yousufzai's attackers arrested: Pakistan Army

The 10 Taliban militants who tried to kill Pakistani teenage activist Malala Yousufzai for her outspoken views on girls' education in the country's troubled northwest in 2012 has been arrested, the army announced on Friday.

80 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

As many as 80 Taliban militants were killed and 47 others injured in military operations across Afghanistan, the country`s interior ministry Sunday.

US drone attack kills 11 Taliban militants in Pakistan

At least 11 Taliban militants were killed on Saturday in a US drone attack in Pakistan`s troubled northwestern tribal region near the border with Afghanistan, officials said.