Two soldiers killed in ambush in Pakistan

At least two Pakistani soldiers were killed and another injured when militants attacked a vehicle belonging to security forces in the restive North Waziristan tribal region, media reports on Tuesday said.

Pak Taliban seek 2 days to decide venue for meeting with government

The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) today asked for two days to decide the location of a meeting between its political council and the government committee.

Militants attack NATO supplies convoy in Pak, 1 killed

Unidentified militants on Sunday attacked a NATO supplies convoy in Pakistan`s restive northwest tribal region, killing one person.

18 tribsemen abducted in north-west Pakistan

Eighteen tribsmen have been abducted by unknown armed gunmen from a suburban locality of the capital of Pakistan`s restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.

Pakistan in contact with some militant groups: Minister

Pakistan`s Interior Minister said Thursday the government was in contact with some militant groups, as talks with the main Taliban faction remained stalled.

Pakistan airstrikes in northwest kill 30: Sources

Fighter jets bombarded Taliban hideouts in northwest Pakistan Tuesday, killing at least 30 people according to security sources, in what analysts called an operation to reassert military dominance after peace talks stalled.

PPP irked by minister`s offer to play cricket with Taliban

The main opposition Pakistan People`s Party (PPP) on Tuesday submitted an adjournment motion in the National Assembly over Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan`s invitation to the Taliban to play a cricket match.

Pak govt to target militants; stamp state`s writ at all costs

The Pakistan government on Tuesday decided to continue targeted operations against militants alongside efforts to start a dialogue with the Taliban as part of steps to establish the state`s writ at all costs, according to media reports.

Helicopter gunships kill 6 terrorists in northwest Pakistan

At least six terrorists were killed today when army`s helicopter gunships pounded their hideouts in Hangu district in northwest Pakistan.

Pak peace talks hit by beheading of 23 soldiers by Taliban

Pakistani negotiators on Monday cancelled a scheduled meeting with the Taliban after the insurgents claimed they had killed 23 soldiers kidnapped by them in 2010, dealing a severe blow to the fledgling peace process.

15 killed, Spaniard injured in attacks in Pak`s restive areas

At least 15 people, including 13 Pakistani policemen and a child, were today killed and a Spaniard cyclist injured in three separate attacks in the country`s restive areas.

Former Pak Taliban head among 50 killed in military operation

The former interim chief of the Pakistani Taliban was among 50 militants, including 36 foreign fighters, killed in heavy air strikes in the lawless North Waziristan region, military sources said on Wednesday.

13 killed in Pakistan, Taliban own bombing

At least 13 people, among them six soldiers, were killed Monday and 17 others injured in a suicide bombing attack on security forces in Rawalpindi city, for which the Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility.

Two killed in Pakistan as gunmen attack minority Shia leader

At least two persons were killed and another one injured when two unidentified gunmen targeted a car of a top leader of Pakistan`s minority Shia community here tonight, police said.

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.

Three police personnel killed in Pak suicide attack

At least three security personnel were killed and seven others injured in a suicide blast in Pakistan`s northwest tribal area of Waziristan Wednesday morning, local media reported.

Nine militants killed in attack in Pakistan

At least nine militants were killed Monday night in clashes with security forces after an attack on a check post in Pakistan, media reported Tuesday.

Army captures two infiltrating Pakistan militants

For the first time in two years, the Army has captured two infiltrating militants from Pakistan alive along the Line of Control in Tangdhar sector of Kashmir.

‘Pakistan special forces occupying ghost village along LoC in J&K’

The Indian Army is currently in the midst of one of the largest anti-infiltration operations in Jammu and Kashmir as they attempt to flush out around 30 to 40 militants who have occupied a ghost village along the Line of Control in Keran sector.

Four militants killed in encounter in Pakistan

Four militants of the banned Tehreek-e-Taliban were killed during a shootout on the Hub highway here, police said.