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Maulana Samiul Haq

Murdered ex-Pakistan senator Maulana Samiul Haq, known as 'Father of Taliban', laid to rest

Haq`s funeral prayers were held at the Khushal Khan College Ground

Nov 04, 2018, 08:00 AM IST

Maulana Samiul Haq, considered 'father of Taliban', killed in Pakistan

Maulana Samiul Haq, also known as the 'father of Taliban', was reportedly killed in a gun attack in Rawalpindi.

Nov 02, 2018, 20:45 PM IST

Pakistani Taliban hint at continuing peace talks

Maulana Samiul Haq, chief of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan`s (TTP) three-member peace talks committee, Wednesday contacted the TTP `shura` (assembly) to convey some requests on behalf of the committee.

Feb 27, 2014, 00:11 AM IST

Senior Pak cleric distances himself form Taliban peace talks

A Pakistani cleric, known as the "Father of the Taliban", today distanced himself from a government-brokered peace talks with the militants, expressing his dismay over air strikes that killed 50 terrorists in the restive North Waziristan tribal agency.

Jan 22, 2014, 20:34 PM IST

Pakistani PM seeks help in Taliban talks

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that he would contact the political leaders to help carry forward the dialogue process with the Taliban, the Associated Press of Pakistan reported Wednesday.

Jan 16, 2014, 08:15 AM IST