'Pakistani Taliban involved in minister's killing'

Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan`s (TTP) Aftab Group was involved in the killing of Shuja Khanzada, the home minister of Pakistan`s Punjab province, provincial Law Minister Rana Sanaullah has said.

Independence Day attack thwarted in Pakistan

A suicide bombing plot targeting Independence Day celebrations in Pakistan`s port city of Karachi has been thwarted, a media report said on Thursday.

Seven Pakistani Taliban militants arrested

Seven Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) militants were arrested in Pakistan`s port city of Karachi, a media report said on Saturday.

Two policemen killed in Peshawar suicide blast

 At least two policemen were killed and six injured on Thursday in a suicide blast targeting the vehicle the deputy commandant of the Frontier Reserve Police (FRP) in Pakistan`s Peshawar city.

Eight militants jailed for attack on Malala Yousafzai secretly acquitted
Eight militants jailed for attack on Malala Yousafzai secretly acquitted

Eight of the ten Taliban militants sentenced to 25 years in jail for their role in the attack on Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai have been set free, reports said on Friday.

Pak ex-ISI official refuses to testify in Benazir murder case

A key witness and former official of Pakistan's ISI has refused to testify against Pakistani Taliban suspects being tried in the 2007 assassination of former premier Benazir Bhutto, citing threat to his life.

Pakistan Taliban claims responsibilty for killing MLA

 Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) on Monday claimed responsibility for the killing of a member of the Punjab legislative assembly, who was shot dead along with his son and a party worker on Sunday evening.

Peace committee member killed in Pak blast

A member of a peace committee in Pakistan's restive northwest tribal region was on Friday killed in a roadside explosion triggered by Taliban militants.

One polio worker killed in Pakistan

At least one polio worker was killed and another injured today when Taliban gunmen attacked the team in Pakistan's volatile northwest region, a day after a similar attack on medical workers that claimed two lives.

Watch: Twin blasts rock churches in Pakistan's Lahore

Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) splinter group Jamatul Ahrar claimed responsibility for the twin blasts near Saint John Catholic Church and Christ Church in Youhanabad area here in Pakistan on Sunday.

Lahore church blasts: Taliban attacks kill 15, enraged residents lynch two suspects
Lahore church blasts: Taliban attacks kill 15, enraged residents lynch two suspects

At least 15 people were killed and more than 80 injured when two Taliban suicide bombers attacked churches in Pakistan on Sunday, sparking mob violence in which two other suspected militants died.

Lashkar-i-Islam merges with Pakistan Taliban

Militant organisation Lashkar-i-Islam (LI) has merged with the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) as part of a re-organisation plan, a media report said on Friday.

Afghan delegation protests harassment of refugees in Pakistan

A visiting Afghan parliamentary delegation on Monday complained about the harassment of Afghan refugees in Pakistan in the aftermath of a deadly Taliban attack on an army-run school here last December.

Abducted Levies men, polio workers killed in Pakistan

 Two polio workers and two security guards, who went missing a week ago, have been found shot dead in Pakistan, media reported Wednesday.

Six suspected terrorists arrested in Pakistan

 At least six men, suspected to be related to the outlawed Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), were arrested here during a raid by security forces, a newspaper said Tuesday.

Pakistan province refers 423 cases for trial by military courts

The government of Pakistan`s Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province Friday referred a list of terror suspects to the federal government for trial by newly formed militart courts.

92 suspected militants killed in Pakistan airstrikes

At least 92 suspected militants were killed in Pakistan`s North Waziristan and Khyber Agency areas in airstrikes on their hideouts, Dawn reported on Wednesday.

Taliban commander arrested in Pakistan

Security forces Saturday arrested three suspected militants, including a Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commander, in Pakistan`s Balochistan province, media reported.

Pak court declares Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah 'proclaimed offender'

Pakistani Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah and the outfit's former spokesman Shahidullah Shahid were on Thursday declared "proclaimed offenders" by a court here in connection with last year's deadly assault on Karachi airport.

Wagah blast 'mastermind' killed in Lahore encounter: Police

Pakistan police on Saturday claimed to have killed the alleged mastermind of Wagah suicide bombing - that claimed 61 lives last year - in an encounter here, a media report said today.