Two policemen killed in blasts in Karachi

At least two policemen were killed and 14 others injured on Friday when Pakistani Taliban militants targeted a vehicle of an elite police force with a bomb in the country's financial capital here.

Pak Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah killed in air strike?

 Tehreek-e-Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah, who masterminded the Peshawar school massacre, was believed to be killed after being seriously hit in air strikes in Pakistan's restive Khyber tribal area over the weekend.

Pakistan urged to abolish death penalty

 The Pakistan government should reverse its decision to lift its moratorium on death penalty for all capital crimes and move toward abolition, Human Rights Watch said Thursday.

Pak Taliban militant sentenced to death for Ahmadi attack

An anti-terrorism court here on Saturday handed down the death sentence to a Pakistani Taliban militant for a 2010 attack on members of the minority Ahmadi sect in Lahore that killed over 90 people.

Taliban chief orders militants to target Nawaz Sharif's party

Pakistani Taliban chief has ordered militants to hit the leaders of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's ruling party after the government lifted a moratorium on death penalty and set up military courts to try terrorists.

Pakistan courts to hold daily hearings for terrorism cases

Pakistan`s higher judiciary decided Wednesday to give top priority to terrorism cases and conduct daily hearings to clear out a backlog pending with the country`s anti-terrorism courts (ATCs).

Pakistani Taliban chief Mulla Fazalullah killed?
Pakistani Taliban chief Mulla Fazalullah killed?

 Even as the Pakistani Army intensified its anti-terrorism operations in the wake of Tuesday`s Taliban attack on a Peshawar school that left 148 students and teachers dead, unconfirmed reports said that Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) chief Mulla Fazalullah was killed in an airstrike inside Afghanistan early Saturday.

5 Pak Taliban militants killed in Karachi

Five militants of the Pakistani Taliban were killed in the city by paramilitary rangers today.

Peshawar attack: School principal killed for falling in love with a soldier

Burnt alive by the Pakistani Taliban, one can say that the only fault of the school principal of the Peshawar school, which saw gruesome and horrific bloodbath on Tuesday, may have been that she fell in love with an Army soldier and married him.

Politicos condemn Peshawar school terror attack, call it 'senseless act of unspeakable brutality'

Politicians in India, cutting across party lines, condemned the horrific terror attack in Peshawar and termed it a 'senseless act of unspeakable brutality'.

Omar Abdullah condemns Taliban attack in Pakistan school

Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday condemned the Taliban assault on a Pakistani school that left more than 120 dead and said "inhuman" and "barbaric" words were not enough to describe the perpetrators.

Pak Taliban claim Karachi attack on political camp

The Pakistani Taliban on Saturday claimed responsibility for an attack on a political party camp in the southern city of Karachi which wounded at least 15 people.

Pakistani Taliban claim Karachi attack on political camp

The Pakistani Taliban on Saturday claimed responsibility for an attack on a political party camp in the southern city of Karachi which wounded at least 15 people.

Pak police arrest 2 suspects involved in Bhutto attack case

Pakistan police Friday said they have arrested two members of outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban allegedly involved in the deadly attack on slain former premier Benazir Bhutto's convoy in 2007.

Mild earthquake hits Egypt

A low intensity earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale has jolted the Cairo-Suez road here.

US drone strike kills eleven in northwest Pakistan

A US drone strike targeting a Pakistani Taliban compound today killed eleven insurgents in the country`s restive northwestern tribal region near the border with Afghanistan, officials said.

Karachi airport siege: As it happened on Monday

The Jinnah International Airport in Pakistan`s Karachi reopened to passengers Monday afternoon following Sunday night`s terrorist attack in which 28 people were killed and 25 others injured, local officials said.

Pak Taliban chief asks govt to surrender to `Allah`s writ`

The head of the Pakistani Taliban on Monday asked the government and military to surrender to "Allah`s writ" and vowed to continue fighting until Islamic law was enforced in the country, as the group faces bloody infighting that hampered the peace talks.

Pakistan government committee not to meet Taliban today

The committee formed by the Pakistan government for peace talks refused to meet the Taliban dialogue-panel on Tuesday.

2 Pak Taliban militants killed in Karachi

Paramilitary rangers Thursday claimed to have killed two militants belonging to the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan in the city.