US blacklists Pakistan-based terrorist leader Bahawal Khan

The United States has blacklisted the new leader of a Pakistan-based group that carried out terrorist attacks in Pakistan and Afghanistan.

New chief of Pak Taliban faction fought Indian troops in J&K

Bahawal Khan, the new chief of a Taliban faction in Pakistan`s South Waziristan, is a militant who fought Indian troops in Jammu and Kashmir.

Bahawal Khan to succeed killed Pak Taliban leader Mullah Nazir

A successor to the top Pakistani Taliban commander, Mullah Nazir, who was killed in a US drone strike this week, has been announced.