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.

`SIMI members arrested in MP were in touch with Pak Taliban`

Madhya Pradesh ATS claimed that SIMI activist Abu Faizal and two others who were arrested had links with Tehreek-e-Taliban.

Islamabad firm on talks with Pakistan Taliban

The Pakistan cabinet’s Committee on National Security on Tuesday decided to stick to the government’s commitment to hold negotiations with Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP).

Pak making every effort for peace talks with Taliban: Hussain

Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain has said the government is making every effort to have peace talks with the Tehreek-e-Taliban, but warned that action will be taken against the militant group if negotiations fail.

Pak police rule out jehadi link in murder of ex-navy employee

Pakistani police have ruled out involvement of any "jehadi" element in the brutal killing of a retired employee of the Pakistan Navy.

Pakistan finalising team for Taliban talks

Pakistan is finalising the team which will hold talks with the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan, a media report said Friday.

Indian Mujahideen aiming to grow like al Qaeda: Yasin Bhatkal

Indian Mujahideen is on an expansion spree! That is what captured IM terrorist Yasin Bhatkal - one of India’s most wanted men - has revealed to security agencies, reported a daily on Monday.

Kayani supports dialogue with Taliban

Army chief General Ashfaq Kayani on Saturday said the army supports the government’s policy of dialogue with the Taliban to end the insurgency wracking the country.

Pak clerics criticise Taliban for condoning Church attack

A group of clerics today asked the government not to hold peace with the banned Pakistani Taliban after it condoned the recent bomb attack on a church in Peshawar that killed over 80 people.

Four Pak militants killed in encounter

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

Key Tehreek-e-Taliban militant arrested in Karachi

Pakistani police on Tuesday claimed to have arrested a key commander of the banned Tehreek-e-Taliban in Karachi.

10 injured as bomb explodes near MQM office in Karachi

A bomb blast targeted an electoral office of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) near Pakistan`s commercial hub Karachi, injuring 10 people ahead of the May 11 general elections.

Four Taliban militants arrested in Karachi

Pakistani security agencies arrested 4 members of banned Tehreek-e-Taliban who were planning to carry out bomb attacks in the election campaigning in the city ahead of the General Elections on May 11.

Rehman Malik announces Rs 200 mn bounty on TTP spokesperson

While speaking to media, Malik said Ehsan has had been working for foreign elements.

Pakistan arrests TTP `militant` in Karachi

An alleged militant of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan has been arrested by the Crime Investigation Department during a raid.