Taliban attack

Sri Lankan great hopeful for cricket revival in Pakistan

Former Sri Lankan captain Sanath Jayasuriya expressed optimism Friday that more international cricket matches would be held in Pakistan and said the security situation was improving in the country.

Jul 31, 2015, 22:15 PM IST

Bodies of four Indians killed in Kabul attack arrive in Delhi

The bodies of four Indians, killed in the Taliban attack on a guesthouse in Kabul, were flown in here on Friday by a special Indian Air Force plane.

May 15, 2015, 09:20 AM IST

India strongly condemns Taliban attack on Kabul guesthouse

India on Thursday strongly condemned the Taliban attack on a guesthouse in the Afghan capital that killed 14 people, including four Indians.

May 14, 2015, 23:43 PM IST

Three die as Taliban attack second bus in Kabul in a week

A suicide bomber attacked a bus carrying Afghan government employees in Kabul on Sunday, killing three people, in the second bus attack in just a week to strike the same area of the capital, a police official said.

May 10, 2015, 21:33 PM IST

Heavy fighting as Taliban attack northern Afghan city

Heavy fighting between Afghan security forces and Taliban insurgents that killed more than 30 combatants threatened a major northern city on Monday, officials said.

Apr 27, 2015, 20:31 PM IST

Taliban attack kills 18 Afghan soldiers, some beheaded

Taliban fighters swarmed over Afghan army posts in the country's northeast, killing at least 18 soldiers and beheading some in a major attack to mark the start of the country's summer fighting season, authorities said on Monday.

Apr 13, 2015, 18:40 PM IST

Pak court indicts three Karachi airport attack suspects

An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Pakistan on Saturday indicted three persons for their involvement in a brazen Taliban attack on the country's largest international airport in Karachi last year that killed 39 people.

Mar 07, 2015, 17:28 PM IST

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police reviews security after terror attack

Police in Pakistan's restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Friday reviewed the security of sensitive establishments, including schools and colleges following the deadly Taliban attack on a military-run school here.

Jan 02, 2015, 21:39 PM IST

Two killed in Afghan Taliban attack

At least two people were killed and eight injured Wednesday after Taliban militants attacked a local market in Afghanistan`s Nangarhar province.

Dec 31, 2014, 14:20 PM IST

Boxer Amir Khan visits Pakistan massacre school

British boxer Amir Khan on Monday visited the Pakistani school where Taliban gunmen slaughtered 150 people including 134 children to pay his respects to the victims.

Dec 29, 2014, 20:47 PM IST

New Zealand team supports Peshawar attack victims

The New Zealand cricket team has donated their prize money and match fees earned after beating Pakistan in a One-Day series to the victims of the Peshawar massacre, where more than 140 Army school children and teachers were killed.

Dec 23, 2014, 19:50 PM IST

Roadside bomb and Taliban attack kill 14 in Afghanistan

A roadside bomb and a Taliban attack on a police post have killed 14 people including children in Afghanistan, officials said Sunday.

Dec 21, 2014, 17:37 PM IST

Can't afford terrorists to disrupt our matches abroad: Pakistan Cricket Board

Following the gruesome terrorist attack in a Peshawar school on Tuesday, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday said that they couldn't afford their matches abroad to be disturbed.

Dec 17, 2014, 21:19 PM IST

Peshawar school attack: Pak PM announces 3 days of nationwide mourning

Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif called the attack a national tragedy and announced three days of nationwide mourning.

Dec 16, 2014, 21:05 PM IST

Welcome planned for Pak hockey team cancelled after attack

A grand welcome planned for Pakistan's hockey team which won a silver medal in Champions Trophy was on Tuesday called off after a brazen Taliban attack on a military-run school that killed at least 160 people, mostly children.

Dec 16, 2014, 20:25 PM IST

Pak PM assures speedy action; calls the act a proof of cowardice

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif who reached the spot in Peshawar has severely condemned the attack, saying that the terrorists have given the proof of their cowardness by staging the school raid.

Dec 16, 2014, 17:51 PM IST

10 killed in Taliban attack on Afghan prosecutors

 Taliban militants stormed a court in northern Afghanistan on Monday and killed at least seven people including prosecutors, officials said.

Oct 27, 2014, 18:10 PM IST

Taliban fighters detonate truck bombs in Afghanistan, killing 18, wounding 150

Taliban insurgents detonated two powerful truck bombs outside the office of Afghanistan`s spy agency and a police compound in the central town of Ghazni on Thursday, killing 18 people and wounding around 150, the provincial governor said.

Sep 04, 2014, 12:51 PM IST

31 killed in massive Taliban attack in Afghanistan

A massive attack, including suicide bombings, launched Wednesday by Taliban militants against the police headquarters and provincial governor`s office in Kandahar city, the capital of Afghanistan`s Kandahar province, left 31 people dead, Abdul Raziq, a provincial police official, said.

Jul 09, 2014, 17:42 PM IST

Karachi airport hit by another Taliban attack, terrorists flee

The Airport Security Force (ASF) Academy`s camp near the Karachi international airport came under attack from heavily-armed Taliban gunmen Tuesday within a day of a terror siege that ended in a toll of 30, media reports said.

Jun 11, 2014, 00:17 AM IST