Shahidullah Shahid

US drone attack kills senior IS leader

A senior leader of Islamic State (IS) militant group and former Pakistani Taliban spokesman was among 24 terrorists killed on Thursday in a US drone attack in Afghanistan along its border with Pakistan.

Jul 09, 2015, 17:11 PM IST

Pak court declares Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah 'proclaimed offender'

Pakistani Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah and the outfit's former spokesman Shahidullah Shahid were on Thursday declared "proclaimed offenders" by a court here in connection with last year's deadly assault on Karachi airport.

Jan 15, 2015, 22:05 PM IST

Arrest warrant against Taliban chief, Pakistan assures Lakhvi in jail

An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Pakistan Saturday issued non-bailable arrest warrants against Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Mullah Fazlullah, spokesman Shahidullah Shahid and nine others even as Pakistan assured India that Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi has not been released.

Dec 20, 2014, 20:25 PM IST

Pakistani Taliban leaders vow to support Islamic State militants: Report

In a move that can cause a rift within the militant circles, six senior members of the Pakistani Taliban, including prominent regional leaders vowed to support the Islamic State (IS) militants and its head Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, a media report said on Tuesday.

Oct 15, 2014, 00:07 AM IST

Senior Pak Taliban commander killed

 A senior Pakistani Taliban commander has been killed in a clash with security forces in the lawless North Waziristan tribal region, where a major military campaign against militants is underway.

Sep 20, 2014, 20:38 PM IST

Pakistani Taliban declare a month-long ceasefire: Report

Pakistani Taliban has declared a month-long ceasefire to revive peace talks, a media report said on Saturday.

Mar 01, 2014, 19:22 PM IST

Police name Pakistani Taliban chief in FIR

Pakistani police on Saturday named Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah and spokesman Shahidullah Shahid in FIR registered on killing of Chaudhry Aslam, one of country`s toughest anti-terror officials.

Jan 11, 2014, 21:45 PM IST

Police name Pakistani Taliban chief in FIR

Pakistani police on Saturday named Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah and spokesman Shahidullah Shahid in FIR registered on killing of Chaudhry Aslam, one of country`s toughest anti-terror officials.

Jan 11, 2014, 21:45 PM IST

Pakistani Taliban demand release of prisoners

Pakistani Taliban on Sunday demanded the release of their prisoners and withdrawal of army from the country`s restive tribal regions, which it says could be part of confidence building measures for the possible peace talks, Xinhua reported.

Sep 16, 2013, 09:02 AM IST

Pakistan Taliban welcomes peace talk offer

The banned Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan has welcomed as a "good omen" the decision of the country`s political parties to hold talks with it and other militant groups.

Sep 10, 2013, 11:41 AM IST